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The canteen

City House 27 Cheapside, Bradford BD1 4HR, England
+44 1274 829500
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  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“side salad” (2 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
City House 27 Cheapside, Bradford BD1 4HR, England
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Had a nice lunch here. Liked the retro simple decor. Menu simple but good enough. I had a bowl of home made soup and a home made roll which was very nice. Prices good. Staff helpful. A quiet and restful place to sit in busy...More

Thank androo4519
Reviewed 27 March 2018

My colleagues and I popped in for lunch, and ordered three seperate items from the menu. There was a tasty sausage sandwich, a lovely steaming bowl of soup and and a roll finally, a tasty egg and cress sandwich whih came with a side salad...More

1  Thank cognacking
Reviewed 24 March 2018

I was delighted to discover The Canteen near the bottom of Cheapside yesterday on my way to Bradford Donor Centre. The cafe is a social enterprise, training hospitality staff for the future, and is situated in a relaxing, bright room with bench seats and rustic...More

1  Thank Christine671
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I work just up the road from The Canteen and I've started to bob in for some breakfast on my way in. The staff are always really nice and chatty, and the bacon sandwiches are spot on for a Friday morning! Plus, the meal deals...More

Thank Holly D
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

After choosing from the menu online we were disappointed to find that the options chosen were unavailable. There was no granary rolls only white bread rolls. The fillings were below average and the sanwiches were very small. Not worth £3. The soup was ok. I...More

3  Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely food and really enjoy seeing the students developing their confidence serving customers. The chocolate brownie's are delicious👍🏻highly recommended

Thank steph1975xx
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I visit the canteen most days. Mainly for my coffee in the morning. The staff are friendly and always have a smile. I have also eaten lunch. The food is of high quality and plenty of it. I highly recommend anyone to visit The Canteen...More

Thank Kazbickster
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Delicious food and low prices, that's what I call a bargain! I've visited The Canteen a few times and my experience was superb each time. I've tried their coffee, sandwiches - egg mayo, and a roasted chicken - both were divine. Very rich & generous...More

Thank brennan_2011
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Lovely food I go here every day for my dinner! Couldn't ask for better service. I love the hot specials and soup that they have on everyday.

Thank _courtnayj97
Reviewed 19 December 2017

What a wonderful venue in the centre of Bradford. So convenient for car parking and rail station. Beautifully presented food in delightful surroundings and a pleasing feeling to know the Staff are undertaking/completing training in a professional manner.More

Thank KeithMrYorkshire
Aspire-igen, Public Relations Manager at The canteen, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Hello KeithMrYorkshire, Thank you very much for your kind words about the canteen. We're really glad you enjoyed your business lunch with us and appreciate the surroundings. We look forward to welcoming you and your colleagues back soon for a bite to eat with us....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: City House 27 Cheapside, Bradford BD1 4HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 829500
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The canteen is a bright and modern cafe serving a selection of tasty breakfasts and lunches. Situated next door to our new Cookery School, The canteen is a 'profit for purpose' enterprise selling delicious homemade foods whilst training our next generation of Hoteliers, Chefs and Waitresses & Waiters. Buy from us and contribute to your local community!
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