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Engine House Cafe

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Holbeck
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2 Foundry Square, Leeds LS11 5DL, England
+44 113 391 2980
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Today
08:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 14:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had lunch in the Engine House Cafe yesterday. We had been once before, for breakfast, and the eggs Benedict was really good. Yesterday we had one of their specials - a lamb burger. It was succulent. One of the best burgers I've ever had, and I told them so! I had salad with mine and my partner chose chips.... More 

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Thank Kathryn S
Leeds
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live round the corner and have been quite often. The food is excellent, high technical standard and the cakes are delicious. It's a family run business and the couple that own it are friendly. It's a relaxed environment.

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Thank John P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent, meal was delicious, lovely little place, would definitely recommend Bought Groupon deal, absolute bargain

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Thank Amy L
Leeds
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Visited on a Saturday evening, ended up spending most of the night there ! We had a Groupon which was superb value. The food was lovely, the ambience is good, and the service was very pleasant and friendly. Quite a limited menu, but all our party enjoyed their selections. Not easy to find, but well worth hunting out. 3 top... More 

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Thank OneKing2013
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We used a Groupon to give this place a try. Very impressed. The breakfast was excellent value and well cooked. A little difficult to find but please persevere, you won't be disappointed.

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Thank bandpc
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We ate the Engine House for the first time as we had a voucher for breakfast and drinks for 2. The food was lovely as was the tea. The prices were value for money even if you pay full price so we will be returning. I would like to come back again soon for a weekend evening meal and drinks.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here this evening. Only one other couple in at the same time as us, but there was still a pleasant atmosphere. MI had the rump steak and my partner had the jalapeño burger. Presentation was good and so was the food. Had a brownie for dessert which was nice. My only criticism is that they didn't have cream or... More 

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Thank Pinkdog1978
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Service was first class here and my salad was lovely. Their menu choices are quite limited though. It's not as busy as cross keys or midnight bell which means it is easier to get a table.

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Thank Niki M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely superb! Bit of a strange location and hard to work out what this place is....but its a little gem! Just hope it stays open as we were the only people in there. The rump steak and trimmings were sublime highly recommended

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Thank Nathan A
leeds
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I met my daughter on her lunch hour, we arrived shortly after 12. There were 3 tables occupied when we arrived. We ordered 2 burgers and a tuna sandwich for my youngest. Unfortunately we didn't get to have lunch together, due to the time it took for our food to arrive. At 12:55 My daughter requested her burger to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Cuisine
British, Cafe
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Foundry Square, Leeds LS11 5DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds>  > Holbeck
  • Neighbourhood: Holbeck
  • Phone Number: +44 113 391 2980

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