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The Veg Box Cafe - CLOSED

1-2 Jewry Lane, Canterbury CT1 2HG, England
+44 1227 456654
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“quiche” (14 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
“home made” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1-2 Jewry Lane, Canterbury CT1 2HG, England
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11 - 20 of 147 reviews

Reviewed March 22, 2016

Being a vegan it's difficult to find suitable places to eat so I was delighted to find this gem in the heart of Canterbury . Well priced, taste food served by friendly staff . I will definitely go back .

Thank Roxykit
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

I came alone for a late lunch and ordered the Buddha bowl. I absolutely loved it. Great portion for a very hungry me! My favourite part was the cumin hazelnuts .... Wow they just brought the whole salad together and danced in my mouth. I...More

1  Thank Emmabo27
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Really great place, has wholesale products downstairs and is a real Gem. Serving some really great vegan and veggie meals and always using great produce. really happy to have this place. Parking is tricky but you can normally slot your car in the back of...More

Thank zantonsus
Reviewed March 8, 2016

We visited for a combined Mothers day and Birthday treat. The new location is very central and the food is as delicious as ever. I love trying the hearty homemade seasonal soups whenever I visit and getting inspiration to recreate the recipes at home. The...More

Thank AudaciousBeardCo
Reviewed March 8, 2016

I love the Veg Box Cafe, you can't do better for tasty, sustainable healthy meals in Canterbury and there are some great options that allow you to pick and choose your sides and extras. I'd also like to say how much I like the staff,...More

Thank Gemma R
Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

What have you done veg box cafe :( My daughter, husband and I travelled from The Chilterns which is a 240 mile trip both ways . Eagerly awaiting a vegan breakfast for Mother's day treat, which we had enjoyed in the past. We hadn't realised...More

3  Thank taeko79
Elizabeth C, Owner at The Veg Box Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2016

I'm terribly sorry you found our cafe too small for your liking! There are around 20 seats inside, a large, comfy bench along one wall with tables and chairs, and a pretty, people-watching 'bar area' for coffees etc by the window...and plenty of covered, outdoor...More

Reviewed March 3, 2016

The photo on the website is a bit misleading as it is not the current location of the cafe, which is much smaller. I had arranged to meet a friend here for lunch so it was disappointing to find it was so cramped. As the...More

1  Thank ClareCecilia
Reviewed February 23, 2016

The Veg Box has been my favourite food spot in Canterbury for a long time - consistently varied, delicious and healthy vegetarian/vegan food made with seasonal produce & handled with lots of care. Particularly a fan of the hummus and buddha bowl choices, as well...More

Thank Louisa L
Reviewed February 18, 2016

A really good menu, excellent food and charming staff. All ingredients obviously fresh and interesting taste combinations.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed February 9, 2016

We had a lovely lunch in this little gem of a vegetarian restaurant, hidden in the Burgate parade of shops in Canterbury. The food was excellent, fresh and filling. The vegan cheesecakes were delicious. We tried both the lemon and pistachio and the salted caramel...More

Thank Jacqui B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$4 - $11
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-2 Jewry Lane, Canterbury CT1 2HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Canterbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1227 456654
  • E-mail
Friendly veggie/vegan cafe serving fast, healthy food. Always seasonal using the best local, organic vegetables. Excellent teas, coffees and cakes.
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