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5 Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible16%
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“cakes” (4 reviews)
“jacket potato” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
5 Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A really good coffee, accompanied by freshly prepared food that were both very tasty. We all like the range of food which catered for our varied tastes. I’d recommend the sardines, rye and olive oil. The jackets and fresh juices went down well with the...More

Thank spwilliams13
Reviewed 23 March 2018

In Leicester with my gluten free husband. Having researched beforehand we knew we needed the Cathedral area of the city, but as we walked up towards it there was Almeida with its chalk board outside and those magic words 'gluten free'. We made two visits,...More

1  Thank Sparrowlady
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Small friendly business offering lovely fresh homemade snacks and treats and drinks. The staff were great and very helpful with a great selection on offer. Highly recommend, offers gluten free and fresh juices.

Thank Aldren111
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Visited this place on Tuesday afternoon, the guy that served us should either improve his customer service or change his job. Unfriendly and rude! Ordered chocolate and banana cake and obviously got the wrong one. I asked him twice whether it was the one I...More

1  Thank SuziDr
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

1  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
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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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