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Cafe Soya

4 Upper Dean St, Birmingham B5, England
+44 121 622 3888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tofu” (28 reviews)
“prawn toast” (13 reviews)
“mock duck” (6 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Upper Dean St, Birmingham B5, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

How rare to find a veggie/vegan friendly Chinese! Amazing for mock meat dishes and junk food. Reasonable prices too.

Thank anna b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one ofmy son's favourites - so when I recently visited him we went there for dinner. What at first looks like a hit or miss Asian style eatery ( nothing fancy here) with a long photo menu - transforms when to pure delight...More

Thank insiders_editor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I confess I only went to this place because it was just ten yards from my hotel, but I'm certainly glad I did. It has a no frills ambience, but it was very popular on a Tuesday night. Tasty crab and sweetcorn soup was swiftly...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even before arriving to this country I have heard about the glories of this place, the menu was sent to me via social media and I was already saving in my mind what I was going to order. Needless to say it was an amazing...More

Thank dawnjheskett
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for an evening meal on a Sunday. The Kitchen closed in 45 Minutes, But the staff helped my Finacee to pick her meal with good advice. and what she got She was very happy with. Really good value as well for the quality of...More

Thank Baroslfc5
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We had a private Buffet in the Karaoke room. The food was amazing and we got to pick the food that we wanted in advance. The staff were friendly and all smiles all night. I have to go more often!

Thank Jaska L
Reviewed 24 August 2017

when ever am in Birmingham this has to be one of my favourite restaurants the staff are always friendly and welcoming and the place is always busy - none stop coming and goings of visitors - there is a wide range of dishes for both...More

Thank Myustery_Guest
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I love Chinese and pan-asian food but being vegetarian, a lot of the food is meat-based. Cafe Soya has an extensive vegetarian and vegan menu with a large variety of Chinese, Japanese, and Thai dishes. My boyfriend had the 'chicken' ramen, and I had the...More

Thank liddyb189
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I had previously eaten here a couple of times but several years ago so I thought it was time to go again. Location is very handy for the centre of Birmingham, it's just opposite the rag market, in between the Hippodrome and the Bull RIng...More

Thank Stuart H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I love this place! I lived in Birmingham and visited regularly and now that I don't live in Birmingham- I still go there every time I visit. You rarely need to book as the place is huge, they cater for large groups, however your food...More

Thank Laura M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Upper Dean St, Birmingham B5, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 622 3888
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