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The Egg Cafe

16-18 Newington, Liverpool L1 4ED, England
+44 151 707 2755
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  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
16-18 Newington, Liverpool L1 4ED, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the worst places I have eaten. The food is bland and the entainment awful. The the singer on was Tony Kehoe, - mate you need a new career you was rubbish!

Thank kingbro100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go to the place regularly with my friends. Some of my friends are vegan and I have dairy intorance, this place caters for us very well.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a real hidden gem. Proper veggie/vegan food in huge portions and sooooo tasty! Wholesome cooking at its best. Definitely non-boring salad too. Great range of hot and cold drinks and variety of dairy and non-dairy milk. Friendly staff. Cash only! Bit of a climb...More

Thank sunnymorningsforever
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the Egg for lunch recently and we were made to feel very welcome..the food is tasty and wholesome..lots to choose from..empty plates at the end of our meals.and both myself and hubbie aren't veg or vegan...we took advantage of the BYO wine for a...More

Thank jan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Veggie Food in superb location (among the roof and rafters of an old building). Super Hippy decor and the food is very cheap here and just brilliant. Help yourself to free jugs of water with fresch cucumber, orange, lemon. Its great and the tea and...More

Thank Jake-from-Liverpool
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it was okay, nothing to write home about. There are a lot of veggie/vegan cafes in general now so there are more cafes with a better offering. The walk up the stairs was quirky and I love all this kind of stuff - shame the...More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really informal and friendly place. Would visit again. Very reasonable prices. Great for lunch. Apparently they do good veggie Sunday lunches

Thank ukexplorer44
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Before my long awaited ( many years) trip to Liverpool this past April, I researched the various dining options for my rather small budget. I am a vegetarian and so when the Egg Cafe appeared on my screen I was intrigued to say the least....More

Thank Janis R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited the cafe both days this weekend . Fantastic food & great atmosphere ! The vegan Sunday roast was probably the best meal I've ever eaten ! Worth a trip to Liverpool just to go here !

Thank valerieVeronica
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I have been here for breakfasts, lunches, and dinners and have yet to be disappointed. The food is always of high quality and the atmosphere is always warm and comfortable. Perfect for a quick bite to eat.

Thank Don S
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Laura B
Hi, I'm wondering if Egg Cafe will be providing Vegan and Gluten free pancakes for pancake day?
23 February 2017|
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Response from EggCafeLiverpool | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your enquiry. Yes we will be serving vegan/gluten free pancakes on Tuesday.
tim w
Opening times please.
2 October 2016|
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Response from maabell | Reviewed this property |
Closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Open all other days from 10:00 - 17:00 - These times are correct, not the other times quoted
I am coeliac, and am looking for somewhere to eat when in Liverpool, so was wondering if you have a glutenfree menu ? Hope to hear from you x
23 May 2016|
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Response from Pucci D | Reviewed this property |
just the salad. their menu is online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16-18 Newington, Liverpool L1 4ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 707 2755
  • E-mail
The Egg Cafe is located in the heart of the Liverpool, just off Bold Street. It occupies the light and airy loft space of an old Victorian warehouse building, affording a panoramic view of the city centre.

As well as being Liverpool's premier vegetarian restaurant, The Egg is also an independent art gallery and a popular meeting place.

The relaxed and bohemian atmosphere attracts a diverse crowd and is especially popular amongst artists and students
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