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Cafe W, Waterstones Liverpool

12 College Lane, Liverpool L1 3DS, England
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good6%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
10 Sep 2018
“Peter Crouch book signing ”
13 Aug 2018
“A place to relax while drinking a delicious drink”
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12 College Lane, Liverpool L1 3DS, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The photo says it all really. £4.50 for this tuna and cheese panini. Coffee bitter and unpleasant. Buy a book and take it along to Prêt a Manger, two minutes walk away.

Thank JackOSpades
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Waterstones cafe on a number of occasions and have found it good value for money. However on this occasion we opted for coffee and tea cakes and were surprised to find that the tea cakes have more than halved in size and...More

Thank Loulou372
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

A big thank you to all the staff and Peter Crouch for tonight’s event. Peter gave everyone time to talk and dedicated books to the customers. It was lovely of the staff to take pictures. Lovely , friendly atmosphere looking forward to attending future events....More

Thank Cwebb_1980
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Only one person in front of me, two servers so expect to be served but no, one takes the one the other very slowly makes the (very bitter) coffee. The chairs are uncomfortable and are at the wrong height for the (very dirty) tables. Hardly...More

Thank LesleyAnn2
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I go to waterstones’ cafeteria mostly every Sunday and always as for a chai latte with oat milk. I love the place, the staff and the way they prepare the chai latte. Honestly is a place to relax, a moment for yourself surrounded by books...More

Thank Anaïs R
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Love this place ...... Americano around £2.20 a cup and the super sized scone at £1.75 ..... its a big one.

Thank Jake-from-Liverpool
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This is the ideal place to enjoy a cup of coffee or a bite to eat away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. The atmosphere is calm and relaxed and it is so peaceful being surrounded by so many books. I’m sure...More

1  Thank noelw464
Reviewed 11 April 2018

In the centre of L1 and thinking of a bacon roll....... plain and simple......... but consistently very good.......... look no further than the the cafe on the 1st floor.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Lovely place surrounded by books to have a very decent coffe and cake. Staff lovely - surroundings great - so calm a couple of readers were asleep!. The food was very pleasnt and fattening. Open space nice and homely and great at the windows looking...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Fab place to meet, great tea, hot chocolate, and the biggest, best tea cakes we’ve ever had!! Great location, comfy seats, and never short of books :)

Thank SharonH3400
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$6
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 College Lane, Liverpool L1 3DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
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Our cafe is settled in amongst the books on our first floor, and offers a wide selection of loose leaf tea, cake and coffee along with sandwiches and soft drinks. Our coffee is organic, fair trade and Rainforest Alliance Certified.
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