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Chilli Banana Unique Sandwich Bar

32 Bucklersbury, Hitchin SG5 1BG, England
+44 1462 455398
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (99 reviews)
“chilli” (95 reviews)
“sandwiches” (83 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
32 Bucklersbury, Hitchin SG5 1BG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The staff are amazingly friendly and helpful. So much so that I was compelled to write this review. Food is great, service excellent and it has to be the best in town.

Thank peter r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want a made to order sandwich lunch then this is the best quality in hitchin, Sit in Jacket Potatoes are really filling

Thank Y9958VRianw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't tried Chilli Banana for a few years because our daughter is a huge fan of Groundworks. This time we went to the town centre without her and fancied a change. I had the chicken jerk ciabatta and my wife the daily special salad...More

Thank Nidgehammer
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Go early (before 11.30am) and enjoy one of Chilli B's breakfasts....there are veggie versions and gluten free too. Coffee is good here too. Chilled vibe and great service. Will be back to work my way through the menu!!

Thank Tedietta
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

In my opinion Chilli Banana is one of the best places I have ever eaten in. I am a vegetarian and there is such a large choice of wonderful food, puddings and cakes. All the staff and friendly. I would recommend if you're in Hitchin...More

Thank Rose C
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Unusual place as there's one door, go left for sitting down, right for grab and go. We went left and got served by a lovely young woman who was very helpful. Food was good, we had the new yorkers and a coffee. Simple setup but...More

Thank DonnieCanning
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Good variety of sandwiches, ideal for lunch. You can eat in or takeaway which is very convenient. Nice coffee. Quick service

Thank Carolina M
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I've been here quite a few times and love it every time I go - the wraps are amazing and I can swap cheese for avocado or grilled veg if I want to (making it dairy-free friendly). The one thing I would say is be...More

Thank LizCrewe
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I take a friend who is unwell and we are always made so welcome. We are in early sixties and describe the portions as "teenage" due to the helping size!. Fresh, Delicious, big choice and friendly service. My son who lives in California thinks it...More

Thank 717hetty
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for breakfast . Lovely porridge . Friendly staff . Would definitely go again and recommend

Thank A J
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Charlotte W
11 August 2017|
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Response from Caroline F | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are not allowed.
24 October 2016|
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Response from Libby603 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I'd be surprised if it wasn't. It'd be a good idea to ring them to check. Sorry for not replying sooner :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Bucklersbury, Hitchin SG5 1BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hitchin
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 455398
  • E-mail
Chilli B offers a unique menu with imaginative food, freshly prepared just for you. No pre-packaging allowed here.The new Lounge is chilled out in a beautiful restored shop, just off the market square in Hitchin. Please note that we do NOT proclaim we are a restaurant but we care about service and good food.
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