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Gorilla Coffee Cafe

1A 1B Drayton Road, Birmingham B14 7LP, England
+44 121 247 4838
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
“artisan bread” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1A 1B Drayton Road, Birmingham B14 7LP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to drop into on the way to or from shopping in Kings Heath. Had lovely iced coffee last time I was there.

Thank Cathie L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

James and his great staff continue to produce consistently great coffee and food with friendly and efficient service since opening almost two years ago. There are a multitude of coffee shops in Kings Heath but none can offer the taste produced here. Additionally, for cyclists,...More

Thank MartynPass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a quirky local cafe just off the high Street. It is very friendly. It is bike themed and you can get your bike repaired and/or serviced there. The mechanic is very knowledgeable including about e bikes as he used to work for Giant

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I always come here with my friends! however on this occasion it put me off totally. i ordered my usual cappuccino and went to the toilet. it was absolutely vile. put me off my drink and experience. i dont know how long it was a...More

Thank sasha h
I4030GVjames, Owner at Gorilla Coffee Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Sasha, I'm sorry to hear that you had a bad experience and can only apologise for this. I would be really keen to know when you visited as we do have a cleaning schedule in place and haven't had a complaint of this nature...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a quick coffee after work. Don't work in King's Heath usually but had heard of the place. Great coffee and a lovely, genuinely friendly girl behind the counter. Will definitely be back when I'm next in this part of Birmingham!

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere. Lovely staff. Fresh tea and sour dough bread toasted sandwiches. I will definately be returning to try some more of the food. 5 star 😁

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Received a very warm welcome into this lovely eclectic cafe located just off Kings Heath high street. Delicious Jammie dodger blondie, would highly recommend. There is a play space with giant blackboard so will be returning with the small people in my life, always nice...More

Thank Tweezeandbubble
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I have visited Gorilla a few times now, and every time I have loved it. The coffee and cakes are delicious, especially the gluten free chocolate fudge cake! The owner and staff are all really friendly and approachable and it is just a lovely spot...More

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I was meeting a friend for lunch today. My friend is vegetarian, so I Googled vegetarian & vegan cafes in Kings Heath and Gorilla Coffee Cafe showed up. We're always open to try somewhere new, so ventured to Gorilla Coffee Cafe. We weren't disappointed -...More

Thank anniedun27
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

So I live in Kings Heath and am a full on “Heathen”! But it’s not until recently I realised the abundance of coffee shops that had infiltrated the area!! But Gorilla Coffee Cafe, just sits off the main high street and is a little gem....More

Thank Craig C
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20 April 2018|
Response from cyclingjimbrum |
Hi There, We do have a limited breakfast menu that includes Bacon Sandwiches, Granola, Porridge, Toast and a range of pastries. Saturday and Sunday are the busiest days of the week but we should be able to squeeze you in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A 1B Drayton Road, Birmingham B14 7LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 247 4838
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Gorilla Coffee Café is a unique concept to Birmingham, bringing delicious coffee, excellent light-bites, decadent sweets and fine premium beers together with out second great love, cycling. We adore bikes this is why we are opening Birmingham's premium Bicycle Café where you can call in for a coffee, beer or snack whilst having your bike repaired and serviced on the premises whilst you wait!
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