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Cafe Soya

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Unit B106, 70 Hurst Street, The Arcadian Centre, Birmingham B5 4TD, England
+44 121 683 8350
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12:00 - 23:00
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Thu - Tue 12:00 - 23:00
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike their other restaurant opposite the indoor markets, this branch offers superb food along with superb customer service. The staff here are so friendly and welcoming. On one occasion I messed up on an order and they happily changed it with no extra charges, the complete opposite of their other restaurant. The location is also excellent. Right in the heart... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife love this place, the food is amazing and always fresh. I'm a vegetarian and the vegetarian choice is great. Service is great and fast. I would recommend this place to everyone. Well least try it.... 😉

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Thank vik t
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Service was poor, the staff are more interested in chatting to each other than looking after their customers. The food has gone from excellent to ghastly....no taste and poorly cooked. The sad thing is that the staff don't care. This is my last visit will never return.

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Thank DerekKyte
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I have been here many times, with my husband and with groups of friends. All the food is delicious with a lot of variety. I really like the satay lamb and the fake meat dishes are great - the vegetarian 'lamb' is just as tasty as the real thing. The portions are enormous and the prices cheap and they have... More 

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Thank Susie P
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131 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The food here is amazing and it's really great value, which is why I've been a few times. Each time I've tried something new and always been impressed so don't want to influence choices other than saying to make sure you have the bubble tea! Would be 5 star but I'd prefer if it had more of a restaurant feel... More 

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Thank Paul L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I really like this place: good service, reasonably priced, tasty food and a good atmosphere! I was very chuffed to see that there was 4 pages of vegetarian options! I opted for the spicy Singapore noodles with tofu and they didn't disappoint. My only criticism would be that they were a bit dry and I didn't like the decorative cucumber... More 

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Thank Lauren H
South Yorkshire UK
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55 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Quick and tasty Asian options from choose x items up to full menu. Eat in, take away, but be sure to call ahead when it's busy.

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1 Thank Magic_Bryan
Hereford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Unbelievable meal served with a warm and friendly service. I am most definitely visiting here again and would recommend it to anyone who fancies an oriental cuisine trip.

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1 Thank sn0wberg
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Well I can't say too much about this restaurant other than the food is great, the prices are very reasonable, service good, and it is without a doubt worth a visit. The very large bowls of soup and noodles are a must, along with the squid and fried rice. I could go on and on, but you really need to... More 

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1 Thank BadBoy2013
birmingham
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Excellent service staff friendly smiley and helpful in the Menu advice The food was hot tasty and very Authentic nice size portions Free Crackers which is a nice touch you get tghese if you order 2 meals I will be going back again it was well worth the drive into what was a very busy city centre

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 45 - US$ 45
Cuisine
Chinese, Vietnamese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit B106, 70 Hurst Street, The Arcadian Centre, Birmingham B5 4TD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 683 8350

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