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The Egg Cafe

16-18 Newington, Liverpool L1 4ED, England
+44 151 707 2755
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (40 reviews)
“salad” (109 reviews)
“banana cake” (13 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
9:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
16-18 Newington, Liverpool L1 4ED, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guy who took our orders was very rude and condescending. Some might think he is joking, to me it came across as arrogant. I asked for a receipt and he first hesitated, then gave me a sheet of paper that said the price- handwritten...More

Thank Arisquella
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely quirky place, just a pity about the attitude on the severer found him rude and unhelpful. Shame as has heard such nice things about the place but first impressions ect

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

The Egg Cafe came highly recommended for veggie food and a great atmosphere. After climbing quite a few flights of stairs, you find yourself in a nice space, with a good selection of dishes on offer. We went for the Spicy Bean Burger which was...More

Thank Sonya M
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I love the Egg Cafe. I often take the Menu with Soup, a main course, dessert and a drink. The garlic bread that comes with the soup is absolutely stunning, the bread is thick, warm and soft. Don't forget to try the hummus! Not to...More

Thank Ginevra2909
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Touring as a musician can have its challenges in finding healthy food, especially if you’re veggie or vegan. Constantly on the go, awkward time management and probably never enough time to seek out somewhere that isn’t the usual chains in the first place. Luckily on...More

Thank antwonthornton
Reviewed 18 November 2017

My wife had heard about this place in a food magazine and we originally went in to try the nut roast, but we both fancied the soup of the day when we saw what it was (courgette and sweetcorn) so we ended up with that...More

Thank Pembs_lad
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We had a vegan cake each and two green teas. Good simple food, relaxed atmosphere and a nice peace lily on our table. Slight draught from old windows but kind of added to the charm

Thank Lank_72
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I stayed in Liverpool for 3 days and ate at the egg cafe everyday. Great place not only to eat but also to relax and chill. You feel like at home. There is a good energy in there. The best in Liverpool for sure

Thank mszymanska311
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Just had a great lunch here. We’ve been here many times but it struck me this time around that not only is The Egg a great place to relax and enjoy the fun relaxed atmosphere but the food is consistently delicious. Did you know you...More

Thank Dianebg
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely Sunday lunch - vegan nut roast dinner - which was delicious. It was up several flights of stairs in an attic space with this vires. There was such a choice, all at good prices. There was also a set menu which...More

Thank Colwynveggie
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Questions & Answers
Laura B
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
2 October 2016|
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Response from BowlingKaz | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Friday 9am to 10.30pm, Sat/Sun 10am/10.30p
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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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
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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