LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2019

Page 72 LUX Restaurant & Bar Awards 2019 Locally sourced ingredients, welcoming hospitality and stunning natural setting combine to create a cosy atmosphere at No.8 Café. Owner Lucy Galpin works tirelessly to ensure that guests receive the very best of everything. She uses fresh, local produce, and bakes her cakes, bread and other treats in-house every day so that diners always receive the best meal when they visit her establishment. Blandford Forum boasts an array of small cafes, tearooms and eateries, but what sets No.8 Café apart is the individual attention and personal service each customer receives, as well as the delicious menu, which is both diverse and fresh. There is everything from light meals through to small bites and snacks on offer, all made fresh on the premises. Freshly ground coffee and a selection of drinks accompany the menu, so that there is truly something for everyone at No.8 Café. The eatery has a five-star hygiene rating, and Lucy takes great pride in her clean, fresh and welcoming establishment. Over the years, Lucy has adjusted her menu to meet the ever-evolving needs and constantly changing tastes of her diners, including introducing vegan and vegetarian dishes. Looking to the future, No.8 Café will continue to adapt around the needs of its guests to ensure they keep coming back for more. Nestled in the picturesque Georgian town of Blandford Forum is No.8 Café, a family- run establishment dedicated to providing fresh, wholesome dishes and exceptional hospitality to wide variety of guests. To showcase the establishment’s success in this year’s Resturant & Bar Awards we profile it and share the secrets behind its success. No.8 Cafe Family-Run Restaurant of the Year – Dorset & LUX Excellence Award for Locally Sourced Ingredients - South England Company: No.8 Cafe Name: Lucy Galpin Address: 8 Tabernacle Walk Blandford Forum Dorset DT11 7EZ Telephone Number: 01258269615 Web Address: No8CafeBlandfordForum/