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Atkinsons Coffee Roasters

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The Home of Coffee

Atkinsons café and shop are always on our list when we take a trip to Lancaster. The coffee made in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Fabulous old fashioned coffee shop

Fabulous old fashioned coffee shop. Fantastic selection of coffees and teas. Also they have a cafe... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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J. Atkinson & Co. have been supplying tea and coffee to the good citizens of Lancaster since 1837 and continue to do so to this day, offering a myriad of speciality teas, coffees and spirits.
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China Street, Lancaster LA1 1EX, England
+44 1524 65470
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Atkinsons café and shop are always on our list when we take a trip to Lancaster. The coffee made in a syphon is a favourite but they also have a good selection of soft drinks, tea and more importantly...cake! It is on the busy side...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 15, 2019

Fabulous old fashioned coffee shop. Fantastic selection of coffees and teas. Also they have a cafe next door where you can unwind and try their selection

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MaryG47
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

At Atkinson’s Coffee Roasters, you can buy freshly ground coffee as well as blends of tea from around the world. Excellent aromas.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank albeback1
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

This is an amazing coffee merchants. Been in the city for ever and expanding their portfolio to cafes as well.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed with the service we received,had to ask for hot coffee 4 times also they forgot about toastie and offered the rest of my family burnt offerings.I suffer with digestion problems with swallowing not being great, they could not even ask the kitchen could...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cathyb857
Reviewed December 12, 2018

All the coffee and tea you could ever want. The smell of the coffee roasting will draw you into the shop and an interesting range of products.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank R05eRed
Reviewed October 19, 2018

A wonderful place, they specialise in roasting freshly ground coffee beans for supply to restaurants and the public as well as many rare varieties normally associated with Bettys or Taylors of Harrogate and York. They also supply fine teas from all over the World too....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

I have been buying coffee from Atkinsons for years, having studied at the university a long time ago so was delighted to find out that there was a café. I was,however, disappointed with my experience. A friend, my three year old and I arrived about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bronte_Sister
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

A Lancaster institution having been in business since Queen Victoria ascended the throne in 1837. If you’ve been around that long you’re offering people what they want at a price they think is good value!!! As a child growing up in Lancaster Atkinson’s was the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank charliebear2018
Reviewed June 16, 2018

In an old building with great high ceilings and the "warehouse" look decor. Very good coffee and etceteras. Interesting seats. benches and tables. Dogs permitted. No barking and no music. Very nice place to be in. No idea about parking or loos. Do visit. Associated...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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