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Lily's

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5A College Court, Gloucester GL1 2NJ, England
+44 1452 307060
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09:30 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 09:30 - 16:00
Sat 09:00 - 16:30
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London, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice food, all seemed freshly prepared, I had homemade soup and it was good. I refrained from the desserts although they looked good. I thought the service was very good, friendly and attentive, but not intrusive.

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Thank Rosetogo
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lily's is of the Main Street but easy to find family run restaurant the food is always good and friendly service one of my daughters favourites

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Thank nickmellow3
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few years ago with friends. Decided to treat my daughter so welcome here. Nice little restaurant, in a picturesque Street close to the Cathedral. Staff very polite, very efficient, not pushy at all. Food was tasty. Very pleasant place. Will go again.

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Thank delwalker2015
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lovely little place to eat with friendly staff who really do care if you have enjoyed your food/ coffee Food tasty and menu has lots of home made food to choose from

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1 Thank eileen682
London, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Very nice cafe in a charming lane off Westgate. Had good coffee and a very nice and well presented BLT sandwich.

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1 Thank Johntimelord
Gloucestershire
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Having always walked by we thought we would stop for a light lunch. We both had leek and potato soup served with a choice of bread or baguette plus a nice cup of tea. It was yummy. There was a good selection on the menu including some good looking deserts. The staff were friendly.

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1 Thank MissBubble
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite lunch spots in Gloucester. But today I met friends there and was shocked at how much it is now for a baguette and drink. £9.45! We also felt very uncomfortable as if they wanted us to leave as they put the bill on the table . They never used to do this. It looks... More 

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Thank lindylinds
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We thought we'd try this quite little restaurant in the quiet collage court. On perusing the menu we decided on the butter nut squash soup. My partner had never tried it, but the waiter suggested he bring a small sample to try, so saying he brought a small cup of soup, which she tried and liking it we ordered two,... More 

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1 Thank raymond d
Gibraltar
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Lily's is a traditional tea room, right next to the cathedral down a picturesque lane. I had a quick lunch there. A prawn sandwich came, as requested, without too much sauce and with some of the best gluten-free bread I've tasted in a long time. It was very busy and I was lucky to get a table.

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2 Thank Peebs1234
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This little tea room has a very welcoming atmosphere and the welcoming staff to match. The menu has a selection of tasty sandwiches and baguette and good coffee and tea we where offered chips to share with our baguettes we had plain cheese baguette and a brief bacon and cranberry baguette with chips to share a mocka coffee and pot... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 16:00
Thursday
09:30 - 16:00
Friday
09:30 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A College Court, Gloucester GL1 2NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 307060

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?