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The Glost House

Phoenix Works 500 King Street | 500 King Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 1EZ, England
+44 1782 479544
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“jacket potato” (7 reviews)
“quesadilla” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Phoenix Works 500 King Street | 500 King Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 1EZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been a couple of times now both business and personal visits. Can't fault the coffee and the few things we have eaten each trip have been lovely. It is a really good spot for a business meeting with mixed seating including booths with plugs and...More

Thank Lugworm L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great. I always go for breakfasts and the prices are great and service is fast. The cakes are also delicious. Decor inside is very industrial and well done to the owners for the conversion.

1  Thank alexander1106
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Had a really nice lunch with friends. I love the environment, the attention to detail and the friendly staff.

1  Thank Voseneo
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Another visit to the glost house for lunch. Perfect place to take a break during a busy day, great coffee, friendly staff and fresh made to order food. Lovely decor and great atmosphere as always. Today’s treat Chicken, mayo , lettuce sandwich served with salad...More

1  Thank Emma B
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Disgusting service. I am a big fan of local and independent businesses. With this place the exception. Try to find a table big enough, so took a chair from another table. To then abruptly be told that chair is for a two person table (and...More

3  Thank h_maz_19
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Very nice informal cafe next to Portmerion on King Street - I had Egg in the Hole and the wife had the oatcakes. Great service, friendly staff, tasteful decor and fab food - cafe culture comes to the Potteries.

1  Thank ChairmanJon
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent little find, nice to see Stoke on Trent’s history being rejuvenated & attracting new people. Welcoming staff & a good little selection of food. Definitely recommend for locals & tourists.

1  Thank K797979
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love this place, the drinks & food are extremely good, all the staff are pleasant & polite, I’ve been visiting regularly since it opened, such a lovely atmosphere, I would highly recommend.

1  Thank jodief882
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

How can an owner of a cafe be so damm rude... no Thankyou or smile..very bad customer service. The staff are lovely but the manager is vile. What a shame when the food is so nice. We will not come back after his vile manner....More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Been twice now to this cafe, the first time I was upset by the attitude of the man who appears to be in charge...ignorant is the word I would use!! My parents have been a few times and assured me that if you can overlook...More

4  Thank drew_brightside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 7
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Phoenix Works 500 King Street | 500 King Street, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 1EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent  >  Longton
  • Phone Number: +44 1782 479544
  • E-mail
The Glost House was launched out of a passion for simple, tasty, quality food and drink. And whether it's a fresh, healthy breakfast, a warming bowl of home-made soup or just a selection of snacks with a glass of wine, we believe everything tastes better with great company and fantastic surroundings. The Glost House aims to serve up the right dish to hit the spot each and every time.
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