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The Little Roodee Cafe

1 Castle Drive, Chester CH1 1SL, England
+44 300 123 5059
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible25%
1 week ago
“Friendly staff”
2 weeks ago
“Refreshingly friendly”
Open Now
08:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Castle Drive, Chester CH1 1SL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely little cafe in an excellent location, called in for teas and coffee, friendly staff, and apparently under new management.

1  Thank AndyBT3138KK
Peter D, Guest Relations Manager at The Little Roodee Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Andy for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice this week as so friendly. Nice venue accessable for all with a good selection of fresh lite bites. Recommended for a stop and recharge.

2  Thank Susan C
Peter D, Guest Relations Manager at The Little Roodee Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Susan for your review. We're happy to hear that you've enjoyed your visits.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Under new management, the cafe is warm and welcoming. The staff are friendly, inviting and more than happy to help! I haven't tried the food yet but the coffee is very tasty and reasonably priced. The cafe is bright and open, I love the upcycled...More

2  Thank EmJ910
Peter D, Guest Relations Manager at The Little Roodee Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed the layout. Next time you come in try the ice cream, they are delicious especially with the hot weather we've been having.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Glad to see this lovely cafe now open again under new management. Went there yesterday for lunch, goats cheese and beetroot panini was delicious! Served very quickly and staff were very friendly and efficient. I'll definitely be stopping there again on my way into Chester.

2  Thank marionredfern
Peter D, Guest Relations Manager at The Little Roodee Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed your panini, and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 28 October 2015

We stopped off here for a cuppa after walking the walls - great café with extras. We had cake and chips which was naughty but everything looked good and tasted good. Staff were very friendly

Thank Phil D
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

I entered the shop 12:00 and I waited in the queue till 12:27 with 3 customers in front of me. Two customers gone before they got served tired of waiting. When finally was my turn,I asked for a fish&chips and I've been told that has...More

2  Thank Hulea L
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Very friendly , love spending my day in caffee . Food brilliant and allways time for a friendly chat , never had problems with dirty toilets , clean when we arrived , ever thought who makes the mess in open toilets ? I will miss...More

1  Thank Dagmar F
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Visited Sunday with friends enjoyed tea and scones that's where the positive side of this reviews ends ! As we were about to leave an elderly lady came past the cafe and fell quite badly off her bike. Myself, friends and a couple of other...More

1  Thank xluv2travelx
Reviewed 14 August 2014

We have visited Little Roodee several times and when we visit Chester we make a point of having a meal at Little Roodee. The staff are very friendly and the food is excellent.

2  Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Coffee fine - WC facilities - no toilet paper and crud all over the toilet bowl - what kind of business is this?

Thank MidAgeTravellers17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Castle Drive, Chester CH1 1SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 300 123 5059
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