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The Egg Cafe

16-18 Newington, Liverpool L1 4ED, England
+44 151 707 2755
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“quiche” (41 reviews)
“salad” (111 reviews)
“banana cake” (13 reviews)
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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 1 week ago via mobile

I was so excited to find a vegetarian diner. Too bad it was burnt, dry, old, and nasty. Very disappointed. This hunk is supposed to be quiche. Not to mention the two pounds for 1/3 cup of watered down "lemonade". Won't be coming back, that's...More

Thank twidwell26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was craving for a vegan cake and I was lucky enough to find the egg cafe. Their banana cake with ice cream is amazing!!! The staff is super friendly. Just bring cash they don’t accept card

Thank inhouseguest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here recently and also got take out on ‘too good to go’ which we were AMAZED by the amount we got!! Food is great, portion sizes large with really reasonable prices. Inside decor is really cute too.

Thank Jasmine O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food , good coffee, good cakes, friendly staff, good setting , view of the city, and good atmosphere.

Thank cknm62
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Slightly difficult to find as entrance is through a single door on a side street, the restaurant being up two flights of stairs but worth finding. We had a set meal deal soup of the day (tomato & roast pepper) with toasted cheese on thick...More

Thank SatisfiedDW
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I went there with my 14 year old daughter. It was an absolute treat for us as vegetarians. We were also on a budget trip to Liverpool. The Egg cafe was our absolute favourite find. Tasty, wholesome veggie food for a really reasonable price, in...More

Thank emmafranceswebb
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Been here multiple times with friends and family. It’s the perfect little spot to chill out, catch a coffee or get a spot to eat (after walking up the three flights of stairs that is). The vegetarian breakfasts are delicious and the salads are also...More

1  Thank EarlWilliamGeorge
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

The Egg manages to combine a varied menu of veggie/vegan tasty food with a relaxed friendly atmosphere & at a very reasonable price. The staff are helpful & efficient & it is very popular with all sorts of people. Although alcohol is not on sale...More

Thank Linda N
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The Egg Cafe may not exactly be easy to find - not on a main road and up three flights of stairs but it is certainly well worth the effort to go there. The vegetarian food is great, the staff are lovely and helpful and...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Absolutely the best veggie place in Liverpool, quirky and fresh at very reasonable prices. A bit if climb up the stairs but well worth it!

Thank SteveJWallasey
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, 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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