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Reubens Coffee Bar - CLOSED

40 High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1QL, England
+44 1782 627699
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
12 Aug 2016
“coffee break”
31 Jul 2016
“Terrible! ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1QL, England
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Over the years Reubens got a well earned reputation for making great coffee. Since the change of ownership, the coffee went steadily downhill. We weren't sure if it was the staff making it or if it was an inferior blend that they were using. By...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I have been here a few times with my mum on days off from work so thought we would return for a nice spot of lunch and a catch up. Wish we hadn't to be honest. Was terrible , poor service , poor food and...More

Thank Kimberlinah82
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Visited Rubens this morning always a friendly welcome must say after visiting this restaurant for 4 years every morning for coffee recently changed hands I must compliment the new owners how they have improved their quality of the good and restaurant in the last few...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday morning for a tea and sausage sandwich. The staff are friendly enough and service not bad. It looks like they have tried to go for a rustic look inside but I don't think they pulled it off quite right and it...More

Thank 1_Rockhopper_1
clb1979, Owner at Reubens Coffee Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2016

Hi. Thank you for your review. At the risk of sound flippant I would like to refer you to the numerous signs as well as the note on the bottom of the menus. This clearly states we have just started a refurbishment due. The reason...More

Reviewed 10 June 2016

Started off okay then gradually descended into a very disappointing experience. I waited a very long time for my drink (it was only a bottle of coke from the fridge), it arrived just before my food did which took over 15 minutes to arrive. As...More

Thank KoBd1
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

OK so I read the last most recent review and people need to be aware that Reubens is going through a re ferb and having a new menu so yes if you visit now it isn't the decor you expect however they have made it...More

1  Thank LadyInGreen-UK
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Paid a visit to reubens coffee bar a place which we used to enjoy for the excellent coffee and ambience we have not been for a while so we thought we would pop in for a nice cup of coffee whilst shopping what a disappointment...More

Thank 8446teddybear
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Went for lunch with my partener and little girl. The panni's are amazing and very tasty, the staff are very friendly. Great atmosphere and big windows you can people watch from if your nosey like me :-) Will defo return keep up the fab work....More

Thank 587kerry
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Good value honest home cooked food. Came late afternoon quiet and relaxing.good customer service.dont come to castle often but enjoyed this. Ate a full bowl of lobby.you couldnt not

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

Oh dear! I've been living in Asia for 3 yrs and have just returned to our old favourite haunt for coffee / lunch...what's happened? Saturday lunchtime, virtually empty! Used to have to fight to get in! No atmosphere at all, terrible music, no lovely blackboard...More

2  Thank CazRob
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 High Street, Newcastle-under-Lyme ST5 1QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Newcastle-under-Lyme
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 627699
  • E-mail
"Long established bistro - Quirky decor with a lovely relaxed, friendly atmosphere. We also have a room situation at the rear which is deal for baby showers, christenings , meetings provate parties. Seats 35 /40. We are a licensed premises and can accomadate private parties etc with the option to rent the front room out also.
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