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The Hall

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Primarily we are Coffee Roasters & Tea Merchants in the Shop next door established 1837 - We annexed The Hall in 2012 and converted it to our green bean warehouse, packaging & despatch, offices, training room and bakery, oh, and we put a bar in there to serve coffees the way we wanted to serve them, on a vintage 1959 Faema lever espresso machine and a Brew Bar featuring syphons. We use our two cafes to practise what we preach to the many other cafes we supply in the independent sector. They come here for training an inspiration. Our amazing friend Debbie creates her incredible cakes in the beautifully kitted-out Bakery now joined by the multi-talented Saffa who has launched us into offering
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Benches and a distinct aroma of coffee. Coffee comes from Atkinson coffee a couple of doors a way which is worth a visit too. There are coffee machines all over the place. Apart from a choice of coffee- we had a Chemex of Nicaraguan- there...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ADean19
Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

I am a common costumer of this cafe and have given them much of my business. During my exam period, my colleagues and I often go to revise as usually it is a lovely place to spend time. Many other people spend long periods of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
2  Thank Ellajackson7873
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

I got Lancaster blend tea it was alright. My girlfriend got Americano coffee is was over extracted. The environment is hipster, so hipster.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank tigsm2017
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

Cute little place for doing work. Quiet atmosphere so best to come solo otherwise you feel like you’re disturbing others.. Coffees are nice but not much of a variety with the cakes or food. Nice deco tho!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Amyyym12
Reviewed March 26, 2019

If you love coffee, then this is the place for you - especially if you’ve been first of all to Atkinson’s coffee and tea shop a few doors down first to stock up on everything you need for home! A great place to meet and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andrew K
Reviewed March 24, 2019

We loved the style - very cool and very much enjoyed our coffee and cake, a must stop if you are in Lancaster.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

The Hall is one of Atkinson’s coffee shops in Lancaster. The dining area is very nice and filled with coffee grinding equipment. Staff are friendly. The coffees we had could have been warmer. The cake I had, courgette and lemon, was delicious

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

I like the hall which belongs to Atkinsons. Like there branch I went to in Manchester recently the coffee was very tasty but not particularly hot. Like the industrial feel to the place. Do a good line in cakes.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank ian_dempster
Reviewed January 31, 2019

great atmosphere and of course great coffee, i usually have all my business meetings here, when i want somewhere quieter i go to the music room, the food is good to and especially the cakes ( if a little expensive)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank johnsmLancaster
Reviewed January 21, 2019

I think this is, quite possibly, the best coffee place I have been to but - and there is a but - it is a victim of its own success and, when I went, it was incredibly busy. Nevertheless, having been a recent convert to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Response from Brendonsmum | Reviewed this property |
Maybe that’s not the audience they want to attract?
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Nicola W
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Hi Nicola, unfortunately this gig is now sold out. We do serve a fine selection of craft beers, wine and spirits so if you would like to attend any of our events in the future please look out for news and updates on our... More
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