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KAI

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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About
All-day brunch, fresh salads & homemade sandwiches. Organic coffee & tea. #EatWell
PRICE RANGE
US$13 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Cafe, British
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
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All reviews brunch buddha bowl eggs benedict shakshuka french toast brown rice chicken curry bread amazing pancakes healthy food nice little place catch up with friends looked amazing leicester city gluten free nice atmosphere amazing food
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So me and my friends went here the first time as we had heard some good reviews well unlucky for us it was not a good experience. While we were coming in some girls were having a look at the menu that is placed outside...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kimmythanki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in for the first time for brunch on a Sunday. All the tables downstairs were full, and we were offered a small table by the counter. We asked if we could go upstairs, but were told the upstairs was not open; a couple of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GSmara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a find. This place is fabulous if you love your breakfasts, particularly pancakes! We had an amazing breakfast here. Great food and service. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank aoc1961
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely the best brunch place in Leicester. This was my 3rd visit and will definitely keep visiting. The American pancakes are delicious there, but so hard to finish by yourself. Def a little gem in Leicester and I would definitely recommend visiting.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Miss_S_M24
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

This is my third or fourth visit to Kai now and each one has been brilliant. Twice I’ve had the eggs Benedict which is delicious and a very large portion. Most recently I had the strawberry and chocolate pancakes which again very a very generous...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mollyr891
Reviewed 27 December 2018

Nice place for brunch with seating inside and outside. The outside seating is out the front, but in St Martin's Square, it is quite nice to sit out. The food is delicious, although a bit on the pricey side. The service isn't quick, so maybe...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank wanderlustwonderland
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

We've been here a few times now the food is amazing don't get me started on the American pancakes my god only get 5 if your mega hungry they are amazing I havnt seen them done this well in years! But my weakness is the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PirateGaza
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

Found the service really poor and waitresses rarely came over to us maybe the fact that we were Asian? - not to mention the customers next to us were served before us even though we asked if we could order. Also it was funny to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank zeb1177
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We went and had eggs Benedict and the pancakes and they were very tasty. Kai has a very chilled out casual vibe and we can't wait to go back and try other items on the menu.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alpesh G
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I met 2 friends here for lunch this week. We ordered eggs Florentine and poached eggs with avocado and sourdough toast. Considering they should be fairly quick meals, they took about half an hour which is quite a wait during a lunch hour. It was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Departure712572
20 January 2019|
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Response from Georgina B | Reviewed this property |
Everything is made fresh
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vikkim2014
17 February 2018|
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Response from aliyahamani2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is definitely baby and family friendly, and you can book in advance.
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20 November 2017|
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Response from FoodOfTheKings | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they can do takeaway lunches depending on what you order.
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