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2 Monkeys Cafe

16 swan street, Loughborough Le11 5bl, England
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Ranked #53 of 183 Restaurants in Loughborough
Cuisines: English
Most recent review
- Aug 25, 2013
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
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150 reviews 150 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We found this cafe a couple of years ago when another close by was too busy and we are so glad we did. Lovely smallish place, very friendly staff. All the food is made to order but the wait is never longer than you would want. Tea is served in a pretty flowery teapot with a little shortbread biscuit on... More

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York, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Visited 2 Monkey's Cafe for lunch, the sandwiches all looked wonderful, my chicken and roasted vegetable sandwich was very yummy! The cafe is very cosy with lovely sofa chairs & a very friendly, relaxed atmosphere. The cakes also looked very impressive! I thought the food was quite pricey but would go back again.

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Loughborough, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We have been going to the 2 Monkeys for some time now and their standard of service and quality of food is worth paying a teeny bit extra for. Small but cosy and friendly service, all dishes are cooked to order and the cakes are out of this world!

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Derby, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Nice place, clean and tidy albeit a little on the expensive side, but all told a nice place to stop and take a breather while out shopping and enjoy a cuppa or a coffee with a slice of what you fancy..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

Popped in here the other day when shopping in town. Although there were afew tables taken the owner straight away suggested a couple of suitable tables for me to park my pram - I ended up on a table for 6 which did not seem to be a problem. I ordered at the counter whilst he was making a big... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Both myself and my husband love the 2 Monkeys and have been visiting for 2 years or so. It knocks the spots off impersonal places like the chains.The staff are very friendly and welcoming giving it a neighbourhood feel. It's clean, bright and lovely and warm. It also serves both the best tea and the best coffee in Loughborough. I... More

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Loughborough
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

Lovely cafe, good choice of light lunches and drinks. Very friendly staff, clean and bright. Nothing negative to say, great place to meet up with friends for a coffee break or lunch

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East Midalnds
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

Discovered this little cafe by accident. It is next to Wilko on the main road through Loughborough. You can usually judge whether a cafe is going to be good by how many people are in it and this one was packed. Comfy sofas, piping hot latte (I hate it when you get served lukewarm stuff) equally hot delicious soup with... More

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Love the food here but best of all is the coffee with a free hand-made chocolate! They sell delicious home-made cakes etc & the cheese & bacon scones are delicious!

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Loughbrorugh
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19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

Nice coffee and cakes. Friendly owner and attentive staff

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