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Laynes Espresso

16 New Station Street, Leeds LS1 5DL, England
+44 7828 823189
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“cakes” (61 reviews)
“sourdough toast” (13 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
7:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 New Station Street, Leeds LS1 5DL, England
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Reviewed October 6, 2016

Ive walked past this place hundreds of times when exiting Leeds station and making my way to Costa/Nero.Decided to call in and sample their cappucino,the verdict - it was long overdue......not the cheapest at 2.70 but that first sip will never be forgotten - simply...More

Thank Hughavinalaf
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Laynes is home to literally the best coffee I have ever had in my life. It's smooth, strong and tasty and puts all these coffee shops such as Costa and Starbucks to shame. If I had the money I would actually travel the 10 miles...More

2  Thank TillyBean6
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Within just a few paces from the Leeds train station, you have the perfect start (or end) of your day... a finely crafted coffee whether it be the amazing flat white, pour over, or latte. I came here each morning for a week while in...More

Thank ACartier
Reviewed September 19, 2016

I like the coffee, love the unusual cakes,feels a little cramped but a million times better than a Starbucks or a Costa!

1  Thank sankes
Reviewed September 13, 2016

.. & try the salted caramel brownie - won't find any better. The only minor issue is that it is often fairly busy so struggle for space - hardly surprising though!!

Thank ted H
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Visited here off a recommendation from a friend. It's small and felt a little squashed so wasn't the best for a relaxing brew. However, where it's situated is perfect and if I was in leeds more often it would be a brilliant takeaway place. The...More

Thank Theyoungwanderers
Reviewed September 8, 2016

This place has a lot going for it - not least being an independent haven of good coffee VERY near the railway station at ungodly hours when the ubiquitous chains are either not open or packing up . That being so I tried it a...More

Thank Rukshana A
Laynes E, Owner at Laynes Espresso, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2016

I very much doubt there was at any point an 'argument' during this transaction. A suggestion perhaps, but not an argument. Your review is an effort to condescend my staff and belittle them. Your claim of 'been a coffee snob since before you were born'...More

Reviewed September 2, 2016

If you get in at around 7.15-7.30 it is generally almost empty, so the limited seating isn't a problem. The downstairs area isn't as nice as upstairs, and isn't in reach of any wifi! The coffee is always excellent, as are the cakes, to sit...More

1  Thank Alex P
Reviewed August 28, 2016

This is a great place to hang out and have an amazing coffee, if you can bare the insidious trendies that frequent theses kind of coffee house...groan, but amazing g to watch!

Thank G H
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Had a really good cappuccino in this independent, cosy coffee house! The food and baked goods looked delicious - Next time we will try some for sure!

Thank TravellingMarsupiae
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 New Station Street, Leeds LS1 5DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds
  • Phone Number: +44 7828 823189
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Coffee Shop in Leeds serving the very best coffees and teas available to UK market. To go with your crafted brewed coffee, jasmine pearl tea or flat white we have a range of in-house made sandwiches, brownies and there's pastries available for breakfast along side our extensive brunch menu served out of the open plan kitchen.
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