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Hollys Coffee Shop & Sandwich Bar

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13-15 St. Martins | City Centre, Leicester LE1 5DE, England
+44 7772 729673
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

A Five for a Sandwich bar, what must you be thinking! This is a really good coffee shop & sandwich bar, forget your subway and Costa as this independent shop is by far the best we have visited. Great sandwiches, great range and well priced. Ideal for lunch time or an afternoon snack. Staff very polite and helpful. One pointer... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Fresh, good quality and well thought out menu. Yummy and reasonably priced. Great goats cheese salad. Nice staff. Don't take card

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Thank Lily O
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

All the food looks good, but I all ways order a beef and horseradish sandwich, and have never been dissapointed. Great place.

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Thank jgmail2010
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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178 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Always great service and some great sandwich combinations make this a no brainer for lunchtime in Leicester.

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Thank LozKnowles
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

So central, with great staff and delicious food. Freshly made sandwiches and great coffee. I always visit this great place when I come to Leicester. Just around the corner from the historic quarter.

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Thank REDBADGERPOWELL53
Syston, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Holly's is in St. Martins in the centre of Leicester,about a minutes walk from the King Richard 3rd visitor centre. The cathedral, where King Richard is buried, is 200 metres beyond the visitor centre. I have become a regular customer at Holly's for a year or two now. You're always made very welcome. It's ideal for a lunchtime snack or... More 

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Thank paul91143
Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

During my first term at uni, my friend and I were looking for somewhere to warm up on a cold winter's day. We stumbled across Holly's, a small cozy cafe which looked so inviting and warm. We went in and ordered our drink of hot chocolate (and all the trimmings!) and it came in a few minutes (very quick). It... More 

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Thank Hale-the-Bop
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Whenever I'm in Leicester (or even just near Leicester) I make sure I come to Hollys. The food is amazing and SUCH good value, the staff are happy to adjust things to specific dietary needs or just fussy eaters like me and my friend. My love of this place has become a bit of a longstanding joke but I've honestly... More 

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Thank Harry L
Leicester, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Popped in for a ham and cheese toastie with a cup of tea. Not the cheapest place around and the wait time was a bit long, but that aside mustn’t grumble. Fresh ham and cheddar that was certainly not the processed rubbish you get elsewhere. The tea was well made too.

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Thank Paul B
Leicester, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We love visiting Hollys, although this was the first time for breakfast. Both of us really enjoyed the food Bacon and mushrooms on toast for me and bacon, sausage and egg cob for my other half.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-15 St. Martins | City Centre, Leicester LE1 5DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 7772 729673

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?