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Crocus Cafe

fully Fully VEGETARIAN
options VEGAN options
ORGANIC
International
Cash Only
Varied Cafe Menu
paninis
Takeaway and dine in
Main Courses
Salads
Soups
Acoustic Nights
Community Cafe
Event Hire
Vegetarian / Vegan Cakes
Volunteer Run

Opening Times

Thursdays: 11am to 4pm and 7pm to 11pm (bookings strongly recommended)
Friday: 11am to 4pm
Saturday: 11am to 4pm
Sunday: 11am to 4pm

Contact

Telephone: 0115 950 5080

Website: http://www.crocuscafe.com

Email: Contact Crocus Cafe

Contact Crocus Cafe

Location

2 Church Square
Lenton
Nottingham NG7 1SL

Reviews

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Great tasty cheap food in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. The vegan chilli chocolate cheesecake was to die for! Positive Jenny Scothern
Thu, 29 Sep 2011 09:18:21 +0000
i found it to be very well staffed and the staff are very pleasant the food is good value for the money, also it has pleasant decor Positive andrew lodge
Tue, 31 May 2011 23:31:22 +0000
The atmosphere is relaxed and un-rushed; perhaps don't go if you have limited time or are starving hungry, as at busy periods you can be waiting a while. Staff are equally cheery and chilled-out. The food is delicious, I always leave feeling satisfied and well-nourished! The prices are fantastic; a large bowl of soup and a door-step slice of bread for £2- say no more! Positive Kathryn C
Sat, 08 Jan 2011 12:36:14 +0000
Brilliant friendly staff. A great place to relax for lunch break. I am not a vegetarian but there is so much choice, I don't even think about meat dishes. Good prices too and portions are spot on. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone. Positive Alison Hyde
Wed, 22 Dec 2010 11:13:12 +0000
In an age where more of us are concerned about where our food hascome from, and the impact of our diet on the environment and people aroundthe world, the Crocus Cafe is a godsend. Organizing itself around six keyprinciples: locally sourced, environmentally aware, fair trade, communitybased, vegetarian and healthy and affordable, eating at the Crocus has adistinctly "feel good" factor. However, no compromises are made over thequality of the food: the daily changing menu always has a substantialhome-made soup, inventive main course, plus staples such as a full veggiebreakfast and cheese on toast. Cakes are either made on site or boughtfrom a local vegan bakery and all are vegan and delicious. At times, thecafe is short staffed and servers very stressed, but this is perfectlyunderstandable when everyone is a volunteer who is giving up their freetime to support the cafe. Your £2.90 could not be better spent elsewhere. Positive Clare Russell
Tue, 14 Nov 2006 00:00:00 +0000
Crocus is a community café based in Lenton that sells fair trade or locally sourced vegetarian and vegan food. The atmosphere is very friendly and cosy - there is a selection of books if you choose to visit alone, or board games if you bring friends. There are facilities for small children, including high chairs and changing facilities. You can surf the internet for £1 off the computers at the back of the café, or free over the wireless connection if you bring your lap top. Crocus is popular with students and locals alike. Most importantly, the food is great. The kitchen is small and as a result choice can be limited, but the menu is changed almost daily and the chef is always on hand to answer questions. Portions are very generous and prices are exceptional. Main meals are 2.90 and a cup of fair trade tea is 60p. Crocus is a very enjoyable dinning experience. Neutral Claire Hardy
Wed, 08 Nov 2006 00:00:00 +0000
Non-profit volunteer run cafe/bakery who display art and have other events on. Tucked away but very pleasant and relaxed inside - the menu is limited (although I've had different stuff off the blackboard each time) and is surprisingly good, especially considering how incredibly cheap it is. Worth a visit & supporting. Positive Francis Dashwood
Wed, 06 Jul 2005 00:00:00 +0000

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