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The Rooftop Cafe

St. Peters House 1 Forster Square | Kala Sangam, Bradford BD1 4TY, England
+44 7729 211932
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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“nachos” (6 reviews)
“blt” (3 reviews)
“fish butty” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, International, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
St. Peters House 1 Forster Square | Kala Sangam, Bradford BD1 4TY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A large group of us ate at the roof top cafe for our Christmas meal. The food was lovely and the staff very welcoming and helpful. All food to our table arrived hot and well presented. We had preordered and the staff were well organised...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank M461QTsarahw
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Sarah W We are delighted you enjoyed your Christmas party with us this year. We do like to offer a seasonal Christmas menu for all parties and hopefully make it as fresh and home cooked as possible. The team thank you for your kind...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I wrote a review yesterday regarding The Rooftop Cafe and made a bad mistake. 17 of us went for Christmas lunch. The food, the ambiance, the service and the value for money were all excellent. I love this place whether it is for a breakfast,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank beldon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I visited over lunch. Gorgeous food at decent prices with excellent value for money. Very generous portions. I was surprised that the nachos were made from scratch as I've not experienced this before and it was delicious. Didn't give it a 5*...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rehana H
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rehana Thank you for your kind review and we are so pleased you enjoyed the nachos. I am sorry that you felt the cakes on offer weren't enough but we will be looking at the offering in the New Year and may be able...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch after seeing this place on Facebook. I went with my daughter, what a hidden gem it is! Only a few steps from the broadway shopping centre too. Lovely fresh food, staff were very polite and helpful too. Will definitely be back again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Companion31798307146
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Companion Thank you for the review. Its always nice to receive good and bad feedback and so happy you enjoyed your visit and food and hope to see you and your daughter soon. Kind regards James and All The Team @ The Rooftop Cafe

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely restaurant! Having been ignored at a more central coffee shop, it was a pleasure to be welcomed into this cafe. Great coffee, service and conversation and a lot of local knowledge for those of us visiting from Portsmouth. Seek it out, you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank richpea11
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Richpea 11 We are so glad you came and found the cafe and enjoyed your breakfast / lunch with us. Its amazing who seems to find us from such long way places and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards James and All...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised with this little gem, all the food was spot on and absolutely delicious. Had to wait a little, but you expect that with fresh food, it was more than worth the wait. James the chef did all he could to assist...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 997gemmaw
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 997GemmaW Thank you for the review. We are so happy we managed to help your sons allergies/ needs on his visit and you enjoyed the food and service. In regards to James (me writing this ) sincere thanks for your comments they are very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food and the space at the Rooftop Cafe is okay however that’s completely soured by the attitude of the staff. I won’t return and the reviews here are overhyped.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alsasha B
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alsasha B Thank you for the review. In regards to the attitude of the staff on the day I apologies for this. If you would like to discuss this further and help us improve as a commercial cafe in a arts centre environment which...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday after a recommendation from a family member and was delighted to find a light airy restaurant with plenty of room overlooking Bradford Cathedral and gardens, owner and staff are really friendly, food is tasty and well presented and at a great...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stevekirton
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Steve Thank you for coming to see us at the cafe last Saturday. We are delighted you like the space and view and hope to see you again soon @ Brunch Club. Also thank you for the review. Kind regards James and All The...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fabulous place to eat with really good menu. Found by accident en route to last Saturday’s match and had a tasty, filling lunch. Good service from the friendly manager and great views out onto the cathedral. Highly recommended and will definitely visit again.More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Ruth M
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ruth M Thank you for the review. We are glad you found us on a cold Saturday morning in Bradford centre. We hope to see you soon again when you get in the area again. Hopefully you will see and taste more of the...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Found this cafe after a quick search on trip advisor! So pleased my friend and I decided to visit. We enjoyed a lovely coffee and lunch, served by pleasant friendly staff :) would definately go back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Naomi G
jim1980_11, Owner at The Rooftop Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Dear Naomi Thank you for the review and finding us. We are delighted you enjoyed the visit and hope you will come and see us again soon. Kind regards James and All The Team @ The Rooftop Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. Peters House 1 Forster Square | Kala Sangam, Bradford BD1 4TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford
  • Phone Number: +44 7729 211932
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Description
We are a independent café and conferencing business set in Kala Sangam Arts centre. Fresh food and quality are the ethos of The Rooftop Café using locally sourced produce from the Yorkshire area. Serving fresh food,beer and wines in a light and airy environment with a large outside area
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