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Phoenix is a friendly independent cinema and art centre based in Leicester's vibrant cultural quarter - a haven for world cinema, independent movies, film festivals, digital art and short courses. The Phoenix Cafe Bar serves home-cooked food using...more
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Phoenix Square 4 Midland Street | Phoenix Square, Leicester LE1 1TG, England
I'm that excited about the food that I'm writing this review and I've only just got back!
Me and my husband visited Phoenix today for the first time as we were looking for a place to eat near to home.
I'm pleased to say we...More
First time ever visited the cafe bar we were surprised about the selction of the food and vegan options ,tagine was amazing better then we had in morroco, chicken supreme was cooked very well so juicy and tasty !! The kids they had French burger...More
Generally a good place
Tried a meal for the first time
Ordered the Beef Bourguignon £12
Do they not understand that people expect a meal ? This was decent quality but like a bowl of soup with some small chunks of carrot & some beef...More
Went to see a film at the Leicester Phoenix and had a coffee at the cafe. The coffee was lovely and they sell a good range of beers and spirits too. Sampled the Tiger Bitter and that was lovely too. Also they have a good...More
Cinema itself is ok but the price does not reflect the standard that you expect from chain cinemas. Very small venue which meant that the car park was full and we had to park in the haymarket. Not ideal walking through this part of town...More
Date of experience: April 2019
PhoenixLeic, Manager at Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
Hi - Thank you for your feedback. I hope you enjoyed the film and I'm sorry you struggled with parking. I'd just like to comment on a couple of things to help you for the future and advise other customers reading your review.
I've been going to this place since it opened. Recently the food has really gone downhill. I really like loaded wedges and have had excellent ones before, big fat wedges of spud with loads of topping - but another time they'll turn up and are...More
Have visited the Phoenix cinema many times but not the cafe tonight we booked to watch the 20.15 show of White Crow we arrived early hoping to have a meal and drinks before the film we placed our order for a burger and a vegetarian...More
Date of experience: March 2019
PhoenixLeic, Manager at Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your review. We are sorry you had such a poor experience in our cafe bar and can fully appreciate how irritating this must have been for you.
I have looked into the situation - it was a busy night and there was...More
Great offers on film and dine. Been out to the pictures more in the last month than years. Nice thing is the food is in the cafe and film in the cinema. Not watching films to the smell of stinking nachos and popcorn in buckets....More
Went a few weeks ago and was impressed with it.
Has a different feel to chain cinemas and nice coffee shop where they serve food and wine.
It's a shame they use the disposable cups, as I might have had a coffee.
If we go...More