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Taste Buds @ The Station

Kirkgate Railway Station Monk Street | Wakefield Kirkgate Station, Wakefield WF1 4EL, England
+44 1924 362379
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  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
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“cake” (4 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
Cafe, British, International, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Kirkgate Railway Station Monk Street | Wakefield Kirkgate Station, Wakefield WF1 4EL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I only had a pot of tea, but the menu and cakes looked really good. I was unwell, and the staff couldn't have been kinder, and were concerned for my welfare before I travelled on. After an unremarkable breakfast in town the following morning, I...More

Thank Fr0glet
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have only ever visited this venue once, and found it charming. The sandwich I had was filling and hot and clearly not made with inferior products which was a nice change for station cafe's. As this was all I ate I cannot comment further.

Thank pildyboys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every member of staff is a delight, each one understands the value of warm genuine customer service. It’s the perfect place to top up on excellent service before you have to rangle with the trials of everyday life! Excellent food, cooked to order so it...More

Thank Dave F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a lovely Americano and toasted fruited bread in this lovely little cafe on Wakefield Kirkgate station. All tasty and served by pleasant and professional staff. This cafe is not your usual grubby 'chain' found on most stations...it is spotless AND trendy. What more...More

Thank lcwebster2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always have good food and great service, clean area and good staff who are friendly and kind. Would have option for vegetarians too and good desserts

Thank JamesKassadin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Spaziale espresso machine proudly on display meant this was either going to be a triumph or a tragedy. Happily whoever runs this place not only invested in a decent machine, they also took the time to train their staff. Cortado delivered comprised of strong...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was 50 minutes early for my train , so popped in for a cup of tea and toast.this is a rarity for me as I generally steal clear of cafes on stations as they are always overpriced and not that great but this was...More

Thank Z6301CFjulie
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fantastic coffee and great for breakfast before a journey. The staff are always helpful and smiley! I generally just have a latte and toast but its spotless and welcoming and next time I am going to treat myself to eggs!

Thank _julieannturner
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Such a nice little cafe- really friendly and open at 7.00am. Super pastries straight from the oven and delicious coffee.

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent tasty food. Crafted smooth coffee. Spotlessly clean. Lovely staff. Kirkgate Station is lucky to have this team on site. Go have breakfast on a Saturday morning...you’ll experience what I’m describing for yourselves.

Thank time4thebucketlist
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16 December 2017|
Response from Jagdish S | Property representative |
Yes we do have a reasonable choice in terms of gluten free options. We stock gluten free bread so we can give you quite a few options for breakfast. Scrambled eggs and bacon with gluten free toast, Toasted bacon sandwich or... More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kirkgate Railway Station Monk Street | Wakefield Kirkgate Station, Wakefield WF1 4EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Wakefield
  • Phone Number: +44 1924 362379
Taste Buds @ the station is a modern independent coffee shop located in the architecturally wonderful Wakefield Kirkgate station. We pride ourselves in serving quality food and drink. Our coffees are hand crafted by our brilliant baristas and everything about our food emphasises freshness.
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