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Roots Restaurant

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89 Victoria Street, Liverpool L1 6DG, England
+44 151 538 6300
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
7 May 2018
“Generous portions of tasty food”
6 May 2018
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89 Victoria Street, Liverpool L1 6DG, England
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

This place looked as though it could have been about to close, but as we needed to eat we took a chance and went in. In no time we were made welcome and served with a great plate of Nigerian spicy rice, plantain and beef....More

Thank allus
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Had an enjoyable meal at the Old Haymarket Roots restaurant. Not sophisticated but a big plate of tasty food at a good price in a friendly restaurant. It was a treat to try food which was a bit different from what we are used to....More

Thank magicmags99
Reviewed 20 April 2018

So called 'Goat' curry. Worst meal I have ever had ☠ all bones no meat and I would question that they were the bones of a goat. Service was abysmal, waitress rather chat by the bar than see to the needs of the customers. Apparently...More

2  Thank Steve A
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Roots, Liverpool heightens expectations when you walk thorugh the door, nicely decorated and with potential to be a lively and vibrant place. That anticipation soon disappeared for me as the place wass cold, empty and with no decent afrobeats playing. Unfortunately however, when the food...More

1  Thank agberolistc
Reviewed 21 November 2016

So I think a true testiment to how good a restaraunt is... how quickly do you return for more? Well my boyfriend and I have been three times in the space of two weeks this month! Discovering it on my birthday we enjoyed an array...More

Thank MeganAlice123
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a difficult review to write mainly because if I could base it on the manager/chef alone then the rating would be a 5 but I have to look at all aspects of the place. I have to say that walking in, the decor...More

Thank Luthilu
Reviewed 4 March 2016

This restaurant has all the potential to be great and falls flat. I went there earlier this week and expected great things. Being Nigerian myself I was excited to see a west african themed restaurant gracing Liverpool. I was utterly disappointed, the service is pretty...More

2  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I recently ate here. I ordered "Curry Goat". It did not taste at all like goat. Perhaps it was beef? It didn't have much curry to it and was very mild. The waiter pointedly corrected my pronounciation of the side dish, plantain (I take my...More

Thank aswellspurley
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

This atmosphere in this restaurant is fabulous. The rhythm of the music has you subtly swaying in your seat while you await your meal. The menu is Caribbean African. The African bit is more West African. If you like your rice with full flavour or...More

Thank Egg O
Reviewed 22 January 2016

A large group of individuals, originating from mostly west and east Africa, all enjoyed the cuisine. The staff were extremely helpful, and we all had a very enjoyable evening.

Thank melissa b
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 4:00 AM
2:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Victoria Street, Liverpool L1 6DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 538 6300
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