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“A lovely lunch out”
Review of The Food Academy

The Food Academy
Ranked #501 of 1,894 Restaurants in Leeds
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed April 12, 2013

Just had lunch here today with my cousin. It had been recommended to her by a friend. It is not easy to find - you really have to know about it.
The young waitress was very helpful in telling us about the choices and we both enjoyed our taster platters. We didn't feel overfaced and even had room for a dessert. We both felt that it was good value for money and in pleasant surroundings.
We will both be returning.

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Thank Blippo
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

Went with mum for Afternoon Tea and we had a lovely time. The tea was delicious and beautifully presented and we even took some cakes home for Dad to enjoy. The staff were lovely and very helpful. We will definitely be back again soon. Thank You.

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Reviewed April 6, 2013 via mobile

Went with my daughter for afternoon tea... High expectation ...BUT
3 dry quarter sandwiches
2 lovely scones with cream & jam ( but no butter , had to ask , but then far to cold to use!?! )
Then each 2 dry ? old shortbread , 1 lemon cake & chocbrownie ... Didn't like lemon cake.. & didn't try choc brownie as we both dislike these . I did explained this to the waiter but no alternative offered...
Over all a big disappointment

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Thank meeee123
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Reviewed March 30, 2013

This is one of our stock favourite venues. The food is inventive and good. Desserts are especially good! I do wish they'd train their staff better: wine glasses should never be more than one-third filled, serve from the right, remember to offer water, don't reach across to serve instead walk around, dress smartly and cleanly, don't speak in slang, make sure you know what each meal comprises, don't pretend to know wine if you don't. Picky? Yes. The academy is good but needs to get better. Don't let the service spoil the food that's on offer. Be prepared to lose those that can't make the grade!!

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Reviewed March 28, 2013

Absolute rubbish food today.
Me and my wife can cook better food anytime.
I don't often post negatives but this is crap.
Slow service, Poor food and portions to fill at toddler.
Keep trying because this is not good enough

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Thank HarrogateJim
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