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Alley Cafe Bar

Cannon Court, Longrow West,, Nottingham NG1 6JE, England
01159551013
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Ranked #73 of 1,105 restaurants in Nottingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Vegan, Vegetarian
Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Holmfirth, England, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I was having a good meal here until we noticed they use rat poison. Such a shame. I asked the guy about this (who appeared to be the owner), but he said nothing that made me feel any better. Being an animal-lover, I won't be coming back.

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Nottingham
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

You must visit this cafe, the food is delicious freshly prepared and so nice. I love eating here the staff are lovely and it has a very chilled out atmosphere it is a bit out of the way but well worth a visit. I had a burger and wedges on my last visit and it was yummy

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I'm a vegetarian and my family are vegans, so it can be extremely hard to find somewhere that caters for us, and to a high standard. Alley cafe is a delightful gem, I love it! We celebrated my sister's birthday in here and all thoroughly enjoyed the food. We'll be back.

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nottingham
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

For a large city Nottingham is not blessed with a maze of options for veggies and vegans, the Alley Café registers a small beacon of hope. My wife and I went for lunch . We both had burgers with home made chips and salad and could easily have plumped for anything else on the menu or specials board. We were... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

It's a little hidden, but not far from the main square. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere. The food is delicious and portions are generous. We had Italian antipasti platter and some tofu balls. Both really nice. Organic cider and lager (Freedom) available. Reasonably priced.

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Great pizza coffee and dessert. Beer was good. Staff is great. Highly recommend !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks for the experience

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I had no idea this place even existed until we walked passed it and my partner suggested it, so Glad she did. The Alley cafe really is a hidden gem as the food is great as are the smoothies! I had the breakfast and it was lovely and was a good sized, being a meat eater i sometimes worry the... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Lovely food, lovely people and great atmosphere. The only downside was the prices; more like Costa than a local cafe. We wouldn't have minded paying £21 for a vegan breakfast, a veggie breakfast, two teas and two cakes but it was a bit stingy on the amount in the breakfasts. However, the homemade cakes were amazing and I'll certainly have... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I have been here a few times and have loved every time, Great food! Friendly Staff! Nice to finally find somewhere that caters good food for vegetarians and vegans. Only thing I don't like is that its such a small place and sometimes there is no seats and we have to leave sad because we don't get to have your... More

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

My friend took me here for lunch on a visit to Nottingham! What a treat. Falafel was really good and huge serving. Would love to go back!

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