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Jam Cafe

12 heathcote street | hockley, Nottingham, England
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Ranked #91 of 1,101 restaurants in Nottingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: great ambiance, excellent home made food and cakes, friendly service. An ideal bistro-café behind Broadway Cinema.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: great ambiance, excellent home made food and cakes, friendly service. An ideal bistro-café behind Broadway Cinema.
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English first
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We visited on a Saturday afternoon and found seats quickly. After a latte each to perk us up, we decided to order food and were not disappointed. I'm a fan of the Eggs Benedict on their menu and as always this was presented to the usual high standard. Poached eggs were on right side of runny and my partner's steak... More

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Derby England
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

We visited last night with friends - we are mature old school chums who still love good music and unusual surroundings. The food was simply delicious - could not fault anything. My salmon steak with pea soup was divine, and the hanger steak was divine I am told! If I'm honest the only downside it the toilets. I will still... More

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Nottingham
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Gotta love this place on a Friday night! Great place to meet friends & enjoy a few drinks whilst being entertained by talented open mike singers . Later on you can be sure to enjoy a boogie too!

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Called in with a friend for lunch and we both enjoyed out light meals very much. The house red was good too and as ever the service friendly and efficient. First time here for lunch and was surprised by how quiet it was on a Friday at 12.30 as the evenings can be so busy. PS It's actually in Heathcoat... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Visited with family in the evening. Delicious food although could have done with more vegetarian choices. Great atmosphere, live music, all a bit different. Makes a lovely change from 'chain' restaurants. Maybe the toilets could do with a refurb? We really enjoyed our evening.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

This cafe is a great place to go if you want good service and good food.The goats cheese and beetroot ravioli was lovely.Go here if you want something a bit different and like your music.We will be back.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We visited Jam Cafe on a quiet Thursday afternoon in search of something to warm us up. We ordered two mushroom and leek soups with warm bread and couldn't have been more satisfied! The chefs were about to close the kitchen for the afternoon but were happy to serve us beyond this and opened up the kitchen especially for us.... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Stopped for a small bite to eat with my partner. I had a pot of tea and soup of the day which was red pepper and lime. It was absolutely delightful and very reasonable in price. The cafe itself was very quirky and the staff were very pleasant. Well worth a visit even if it's just for a coffee or... More

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Birmingham
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

Had a late breakfast here at Jamcafe. I had their full breakfast and my wife had salmon and scrambled eggs on a (small) piece of toast. Hers was delicious, mine could have done with the sausages cooking longer and the bacon less. God ambiance for a relaxed civilised meal. Nice to treat yourselves...

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

This genuinely is one of the best places on earth. If you like great music high quality fresh food and great beers that you can't find in most bars you will love it at the Jam Cafe.

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