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Cinderbox Coffee

55 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
+44 1244 326626
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (44 reviews)
“tiffin” (6 reviews)
“panini” (16 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 5:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
55 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best coffee shop in Chester. Great coffee, spotlessly clean, friendly staff and quick to clear the tables when customers have gone. Daily deals good value too, particularly enjoy filled croissants on Wednesdays.More

Thank dudley_perkins
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

His Dudley Many thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox and your kind comments we are pleased you enjoy your vists to the coffee shop. We are looking to make a lot of improvement's in January which will make your experience more enjoyable. Thanks...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to nip into Cinderbox Coffee for lunch. We're stopping in Doddleston and had a day in Chester first. We found Cinderbox, it seemed very inviting from the outside. A warm cozy coffee shop. I ordered a coffee and a turkey, tomato and lettuce...More

Thank NoakesRyan
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

His Ryan Thanks for taken the time to review Cindbox we are pleased you enjoyed your vist and look forward to seeing you soon. Tony

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here on a short visit to Chester because there was room to sit. Really pleased with the service, good humour and size of the latte! Good prices for the centre of town with a variety of choices for lunch. Worth a visit if...More

Thank Andrew F
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

His Andrew Thanks for the review we are pleased you enjoyed your time at Cinderbox and look forward to your next visit. Tony

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Took refuge from the rain here.. ordered tea, which was delicious, followed by a great tasting milkshake. The staff were lovely, and really took care of you. Forget your Starbucks and Costas.. little independent companies will look after you much better.More

1  Thank ReviewChamp
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hi Thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox Coffee . We are pleased you enjoyed your vist and yes we have so much more to offer then the branded coffee shops our produce is all sourced fresh locally and our products are prepared fresh...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

After visiting another cafe and being disappointed, we called here.....Welcomed first, we found a cosy little table with tub chairs then I ordered at the bar....Lovely girl served me, very polite and quick. The order was delivered to our table by an equally lovely girl.....we...More

Thank Jan S
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Hi Jan Thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox coffee we are pleased you enjoyed your vist and the chocolate brownie and we we will.look forward to your next vist to Cinderbox. Tony

Reviewed 20 September 2017

Needed something quickly, coffee and toasted sandwiches provided quickly and with a smile, despite the till not working!More

Thank DaveE45
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Hi thanks For your feedback apologies for the till being down this was due to a faulty power cable lead it transpired it was a special cable and we could only source one from America but pleased to say all power restored we look forward...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Lovely iced coffee and warm scone with clotted cream and strawberry jam. Mmmm. The panninis (?) looked very good. Very friendly staff, and comfortable seating, definately worth a visit next time you are in Chester.More

1  Thank pamroseCheshire
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Hi Pam Thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox coffee we are pleased you enjoyed your time in cinderbox. Our scones and bakery products are sourced local from Born and bread bakery owned by Lee Hollywood the brother of Bake off fame Paul Hollywood...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I popped in here with my partner for a coffee and some toast as we awaited a meeting later in the morning and I have to say it was lovely the coffee was perfect and the toast which came with lurpak and some lovely little...More

1  Thank Calum W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

In Chester on holiday we were unfamiliar with the best places to eat . We came across this coffee shop which is between a few others in the same street and liked the look of the place . The best decision we made . The...More

1  Thank Michael G
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi Michael Thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox coffee and your kind words we are pleased you enjoyed your stay in Chester and your vists to the coffee shop our cakes are sourced and baked fresh from a local supplier and we strive...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

After sampling many of the coffee shops in Chester, I would say this one was the best. The staff were great, and very attentive. The 3 young people couldn't do enough for you, and sitting outside in the sun, was a definite bonus.

1  Thank Magz16
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Hi many thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox coffee and your kind comments it really is pleasing for myself and the staff we look forward to seeing you soon on your next visit to Chester. Regards Tony

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 326626
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Description
Cinderbox Coffee is a friendly, independent coffee shop in the heart of Chester. Save up to 30% on our daily deals. All deals are served with our finest, authentic, Italian, dark roast coffee. Here at Cinderbox we don’t do tiny, our coffee cups can attest to this. We have freshly made panini’s, bagels, croissants and sandwiches. We always have a variety of locally made cakes and pastries, with a range of gluten free cakes. New this summer we have Gelato, Cinder Shakes, Frappes and Smoothies. We have an outdoor sitting area, looking out onto Bridge Street, which is a popular spot to sit and eat our gelato, sip on our new shakes and relax. Cinderbox has a number of comfy couches, for those times you just need to rest your legs and have a coffee. We are open for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. The team at Cinderbox look forward to seeing you.
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