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Cinderbox Coffee

55 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
+44 1244 326626
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (44 reviews)
“tiffin” (6 reviews)
“panini” (16 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
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55 Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a special effort to go here when we visited Chester, it is a wonderful and very popular coffee shop, service was good and the hot fruit scones with jam and cream were fantastic, well worth a visit if in Chester and needing a...More

Thank JY-and-PT
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your vist to Cinderbox Coffee and may I take the opportunity to thank you for your kind comments. We strive to offer the best local sourced fresh produce and our own blend of coffee beans roasted to give that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a wet day in Chester this place was the perfect tonic.....gorgeous cake, free WiFi, lovely staff, comfy chairs and magazines...everyone was soooo happy. Thank you

Thank ajgater
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi and thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox Coffee and the kind comments we are so pleased you enjoyed your vist and myself and the staff look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks Tony

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, great decor, not too crowded re tables. Tried the dirty chai latte and it was amazing. Would definitely recommend!More

Thank carysw5
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Carys Many thanks for taking the time to review Cinderbox Coffee and your kind comments myself and all the staff are pleased you enjoyed your latte we take our coffee making serious and use an excellent blend to give it that distinct flavour. We...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I dropped in on New Year's Day, attracted by the bike in the window and the promise of warmth. The service wasn't the fastest or most cheery, but the flat white and warm croissant turned things around. Great option for a light...More

Thank twopedals
Reviewed 15 December 2017

A spotlessly clean cafe that provides first class customer service. I was surprised a the size ( large) of the latte which was very tasty. The cake were well presented and outstanding, and not easy to resist,More

Thank Vera p
Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Hi Vera thankyou for taken the time to review Cinderbox and we are pleased you enjoyed your vist . our coffee our cakes are sourced local and baked fresh each day We have some planned improvements for January which will make your next vist a...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

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 28 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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 19 November 2017

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 16 November 2017 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

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Anthony C, Owner at Cinderbox Coffee, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

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 23 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

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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
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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 paninis, 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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