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5 Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
12 Apr 2017
“Quick lunch”
5 Oct 2017
“Charged for tap water, wrap was microscopic. ”
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Cafe, British
5 Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Title says it all. 50p charge for tap water and it was a very small wrap. They charged me more than the wrap so assumed they charged me for a bottle... on my way to the table I picked up a bottle of water. Instead...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Popped in for a quick lunch, service was quick and food good. Nice choice of bistro type stuff - wraps etc, nothing revolutionary but done well. There is seating upstairs as well.

Thank Flanjamin
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I work next door to this place and it a very friendly coffee shop that also prepares nice fresh food too,

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee shop in the heart of Leicester's cathedral area. A stones throw from the King Richard III visitor centre, it serves award winning coffee, fruit juices, cakes and lunchtime snacks and meals. Offering gluten, dairy and wheat free options - it has something for...More

Thank Vermont199
Reviewed 19 November 2016

If you're going to be in a service industry the very least you have to be is polite and you also have to offer great service. This place has neither a polite host or great service. Almeida is akin to stepping into a medieval dungeon...More

6  Thank Carl_Jung2014
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A great little coffee shop, handy for the centre of town. Always lovely foo, a warm welcome and the best coffee in Leicester. Much better than the chains.

Thank Hilary P
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I have been going to Almeida for 14 or 15 years, whenever I'm in town. In its favour is that the coffee is *usually* (but not consistently) good, and I love their toasted sandwiches. The prices are also good and haven't increased dramatically in the...More

4  Thank ThomasAndrews
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Called here on a trip to Leicester, and it was my first visit. It was a small café with small room downstairs and another upstairs. There was a small and pretty courtyard at the back. There was a large menu with choice of paninis, rolls...More

Thank Norma P
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Skip the chains and go here. They know how to serve great coffee and actually treat you like a human

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Lovely coffee. Lovely snacks. Charming, hardworking lady. Free Times newspaper and free, old men's and ladies fashion magazines. The man clearly has very severe difficulties relating to customers in a positive way and I suggest he attends a counselling course.

9  Thank Wigstoncyclist
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
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  • Address: 5 Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
AKA ALmeida Coffee and Juice Company
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