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Changes Cafe

19 Merrial Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2AE, England
+44 7905 257205
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
19 Merrial Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2AE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Checked it out on TripAdvisor in taxi to Newcastle. 2 minutes walk from drop off by Wetherspoons. It's a very airy space, a nice space to get comfy in. Menu is wide enough to give a choice to suit mood too. Front of house is...More

Thank Carlj64
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I must admit I was somewhat apprehensive visiting this restaurant. Using a gift Voucher from a family member we visited at lunchtime and were served tapas, it was tasty and spicy and for us just the right amount for lunch. We all have different taste...More

Thank Claytondad
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Working in Newcastle, colleagues and I regularly go to changes for lunch. It is an absolute favourite, and normally top of the list. The atmosphere is lovely, and the service is truly exceptional. The food is absolutely delightful and always beautifully presented. The dishes always...More

Thank victoriapomeroy
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Piped in for a quick lunch beautiful cafe/restaurant spotlessly clean and a bit different menu the people who run the place are very nice and friendly nothing to much trouble if the location was closer to the high street it would be full all the...More

Thank helen l
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Although this café is a little off the main street, it is a little gem we found by chance. We only stopped for a cup of coffee, which was very good, but the choice of drinks was varied. The food menu looked very interesting and...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Popped in for lunch a small and friendly place , food fabulous and prices excellent a must for food lovers ta muchly dave

Thank david e
Reviewed November 2, 2016

I bought a wowcher for Chinese tapas, I had not heard of Changes before so was not sure what to expect. The lunch was amazingly good and obviously all freshly prepared, we both came away very full and very happy. I would definitely eat here...More

Thank Angiemat47
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Enjoyed a Chinese Tapas lunch. Not sure what to expect, The food was amazing, fresh and deliciously cooked. The quantity was perfect for lunch. The owners and staff were very pleasant and accommodating as we were short of time. I will certainly return, why had...More

1  Thank Sandra W
Reviewed September 2, 2016

The owners are a lovely couple and we always felt welcome at Changes. Coffee beverages are always made with care by Lee and much better than the chains. His wife in the kitchen whips up very tasty and homely Taiwanese (Chinese) dishes. Tapas for 2...More

1  Thank Fluffyben
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

First time visit today and we were very impressed. The food was impressive, the ambience was ideal and the absence of a smell of burnt oil was an even better result. The owner and staff are very attentive and welcomed virtually every visitor coming through...More

Thank chrismastree
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $8
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Merrial Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 2AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Newcastle-under-Lyme
  • Phone Number: +44 7905 257205
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We are a coffee shop on Merrial Street (opposite the Civic Offices) that offer quality food and drink at a competetive price.
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