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Leaf & Bean Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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US$5 - US$9
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Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews cakes sandwich bread children's area friendly cafe lovely little cafe toys and books vintage china baby changing sweet treats regular customers great coffee coffee and cake food is excellent lovely lunch high street
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The leaf and bean is part of our community. We love it! Friendly staff, great coffee, lovely little area for children.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mumofeloise
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for you lovely review! We are really pleased to be part of the local community and love welcoming our regulars as well as newcomers. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 December 2018

Excellent cake and a generous pot of tea for two. Staff very helpful and attentive. Will definitely make a return visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jim R
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your tea and cake - we make all the cakes ourselves so it is always good to hear that our customers enjoy them. We look forward to welcoming you again at Leaf and Bean.

Reviewed 14 December 2018

At my visit I ordered a sausage sandwich and tea. Tea was lovely, served in “proper” china, and the sandwich arrived promptly. However, half the sausage had been carbonised in cooking on a griddle. I brought this to their attention, and offered to pay for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chirgwins
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Thank you for showing your appreciation of our customer service. Our aim is for every customer to be fully satisfied and unfortunately this was not the case for you. We are sorry you were not happy with your sandwich. All our sausages are cooked on...More

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Charming place - very nice staff - good food Came here for a breakfast with my family on a Saturday. Toys for the kids to place with makes this place a winner

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John220480
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for your positive review. We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that the children enjoyed the toys too! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Leaf and bean was recommended through Instagram and we were not disappointed. We had drinks and lunch, my girls were especially pleased with fish finger sandwiches. As we have recently moved into the area, our waitress gave us loads of local info and tips and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank OutofLondonNow
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and to hear we were recommended by other families. We try to be family friendly but also like to treat our grown up customers too!! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your husband’s birthday and we...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018

there's something special about this modest and homely little cafe/tearoom. We do not have children but found a peaceful and friendly haven to have a really delicious vegetarian lunch, homemade apple cake (warmed and wonderful!) and a fabulous frothy cappucino. But we were also touched...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sandy F
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a positive and encouraging review. We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Leaf and Bean and that you recognised the personal investment we make in our business. We love...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

When our High Streets are full of chain coffee bars this cafe is a welcome change. It is very child friendly and prices are extremely reasonable. Our visit was so relaxing that I walked out without paying and had to ring up to apologise before...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Irene B
Carolyn B, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for supporting our independent coffee shop. We are pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us & look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Visited the cafe on our arrival to Winchester on our holidays with my husband and 3 kids. We had lovely sandwiches, scrambled egg and a delightful citrus cake. Coffee was good, parking outside was handy and the staff were really friendly. Great play area for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rachel K
58Adrian, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit to Leaf and Bean. We hope the food, coffee and cake were the start of a really good holiday for you all and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Just what I want from a cafe, great menu, lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. It’s a little gem of a place. 5 mins from the train station, child & baby friendly:-)

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JaneyL18
Carolyn B, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

It's always great to hear our customers appreciate what we have created. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Really nice quaint coffee shop in a nice location just outside Winchester city centre with 1 hour free parking outside

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Noel M
Carolyn B, Owner at Leaf & Bean Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your helpful observations, there are also some 2 hour parking bays further along Stockbridge Road should you wish to stay a little longer next time :)

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AnitaM3378
4 July 2017|
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Response from 58Adrian | Property representative |
Our afternoon tea is £15 per head and include the following per person: a selection of finger sandwiches a cupcake 2 pieces of tray bake a slice of cake a fruit scone with jam and clotted cream unlimited tea or a coffee of... More
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AnitaM3378
4 July 2017|
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Response from 58Adrian | Property representative |
We do our best to cater for all dietary requirements. Yes our afternoon teas can be gluten and/ or nut free although we cannot guarantee a totally nut free environment or that the bread has been produced in a nut free... More
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Phiiladelphus
6 June 2015|
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Response from CarolynLeafandBean | Property representative |
Hi. We regularly cater for gluten free diets. We always keep gluten free bread in stock and we always aim to have 2 gluten free cake options. For vegans we can offer our homemade soup or Jacket Potato with baked beans. We... More
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