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Little Mesters Cafe and Bistro

Kelham Island | Alma Street, Sheffield S3 8RY, England
+44 114 275 6244
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“salmon” (5 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Kelham Island | Alma Street, Sheffield S3 8RY, England
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

After nearly 3 hours of walking round the museum, the cafe was a great place to enjoy a cup of tea and a scone! Perfect to reflect on all the amazing things we had seen.

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Had a coffee and a scone here on a fairly quiet Sunday dinner time. Service was pleasant enough, good quality and value for money. No complaints.

Thank EggbertNoBacon
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Very good coffee, seemed a little pricey for my liking but would imagine it's to be expected for something called a bistro. I will say that we had a bowl of chips and they were fantastic. Highest compliment I can give is that they were...More

Thank sim0nbeckett
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This place has now changed hands and been re-named. OK, but not as good as it was before I'm afraid. It took a very long time to get served as there was nobody at the counter for ages. Three stars is probably overly generous.

Thank AliAl-Aswad
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Slow service bad food very expensive. Over £34 for a breakfast 2 panninis and 2 kids sandwiches and drinks. The panninis were cold and the cheese set solid the breakfast was burnt and piled up on a plate as if it had been sat the...More

Thank pearsonhq
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I was in here for coffee last week, and was told it's now been taken over, and no longer has the same name. It seemed pretty much as before though.

Thank AliAl-Aswad
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Have been here for lunch today after visiting the museum (which incidentally is great). Have to express my extreme disappointment in the kids meal which I suggest should be called 'toddlers meal'. We ordered sausage and chips, no beans. The meal cost £4.95 and actually...More

Thank BexL43
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We called here after having been round the museum for a quick coffee and drink for the kids. As is usually the case the kids were starving so we ordered two bowls of chips. The chips were AMAZING!!!! just like my mom used to make....More

Thank sim0nbeckett
littlemesters, Owner at Little Mesters Cafe and Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you very much for your comments however you will not be able to revisit little mesters as the museum did not renew our lease and the 30th of November was our last day Best regards David and Nicola Briggs

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I visited this place i can honestly say that the food was average although some members of staff were very rude and unprofessional towards eachother. Our waitress was rude and needs to crack a smile. It needs updating to very old fashioned. I will not...More

Thank katiebrownw
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Just had brunch/lunch there today and it was a delightful experience. Food all very fresh and coffees very much to our liking. What a good find.

Thank Meg P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 47
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kelham Island | Alma Street, Sheffield S3 8RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +44 114 275 6244
  • E-mail
Description
Little Mesters Sheffield is located in the heart of Kelham Island, Little Mesters offers seasonal, locally sourced, freshly made food. We are proud to be working in partnership with Sheffield Museums Industrial Trust to bring Sheffield a cafe & bistro with a difference. We have an exciting fresh cafe menu serving everything from freshly brewed coffee and cakes to our fabulous home made burgers and traditional Sunday lunches. Our bistro nights bring fine dining to Kelham Island, with an ever changing seasonal menu to tantaslise your tastebuds. We also offer the perfect setting for your private event, whether it be a children's party, wedding or business meeting. Little Mesters also offer an outside catering service so if your looking for an outside caterer to cater for your event at an alternative venue then look no further. From buffets to BBQ's. Hog Roasts to a la carte fine dining, we have a menu to suit every type of event.
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