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Art Cafe

Ten-Two Gallery and Art Cafe, 102 Castle Street, Hinckley, England
01455 636339
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Ranked #15 of 63 restaurants in Hinckley
Most recent review
- Jun 20, 2014
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

If you want a cup of coffee and a slice of fantastic cake in a relaxing atmosphere this is the place to go. There are also super sandwiches and light lunches all in a ever changing art gallery. It is upstairs so not suitable for everyone but the friendly staff will make it worth the effort. Don't forget the art... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Both a good place for a light lunch or tea/coffee and a slice of homemade cake. Relaxed, arty surrounding. Cake was scrumptious.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The Art Cafe represents an oasis in the predictably down-market (food wise) town of Hinckley. Not many shops or places that seek to provide high quality last that long here - so it is a pleasure to be able to return to this culinary haven with an assurance of a relaxed and intelligent ambiance. In that sense, the Cafe provides... More

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Crimsonred, Owner at Art Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Knapsta Thank you for your recent review. We appreciate you taking the time to write one and making some valid points. We will certainly take on board your comments, and will endeavor to look at increasing our range of vegetarian and vegan products. Kind Regards More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

With many cafe's to eat and drink in Hinckley, I always walk a little further to this hidden treasure! The fresh ingredients and local produced treats always hit the spot! I love the banter with the friendly staff too! Just polished off a fresh bowl of butternut squash and sweet potato soup! It was delicious!

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Hinckley
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We visited for lunch mid week. The menu was limited and we did not enjoy it as much as we had on previous visits.

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Leicester
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68 reviews 68 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I have visited this cafe on many occasions without disappointment. The quality of the food is excellent especially the cakes. The staff are very friendly and always willing to help and the service is at your table you do not have to queue at the till. Many seperate rooms for you to eat and ideal for parties.

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Crimsonred, Owner at Art Cafe, responded to this review

Dear janie, Thank you for you recent review, your comments are very kind, lots of people like our cakes and we are glad you do too . We hope you enjoy you next visit, Kind regards More

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Just to say this cafe never fails to deliver on a really decent cup of coffee and a pleasant selection if well priced snacks . Also added to this is the gallery and art shop experience where the staff are knowledgable and helpful. There is also some terrific handmade jewellery on sale as well!

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3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

I wasn't impressed with this café I had a jacket potato & it was a bit of a let down the ice coffee i had was also pretty poor. The art work, where some of it was good its been put on the wall in a mess and has zero continuity to it. I normally go This Cafe which is... More

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Crimsonred, Owner at Art Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Deco86, Thank you for your recent review, although i was surprised given ALL previous positive reviews. I am sorry that your experience did not live up to your expectations. In response to your comments, our potatoes are oven baked fresh daily, using quality produce from a local greengrocer. Our coffee is Italian lavazza super crema, considered by many as... More

Coventry, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

A cosy and welcoming environment for an intimate chat with friends. Good inexpensive food and drink served by a lovely lady who is happy for you to take your time.

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Friendly, relaxed atmosphere, good coffee and cakes and a good meeting place! Celebrating 10 years this week, many happy returns1

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