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Tim Hortons announces opening date for Leicester branch

Canadian cafe and bakery chain, Tim Hortons, has announced it will be opening the door to to its biggest restaurant to date, in Leicester, on 28 November.

Situated on East Gates, the restaurant will span over three floors to enjoy “Canada’s favourite coffee.”

To celebrate the opening the first 100 customers through the door will also be gifted with a free lunch combo meal. In addition, the very first person in the queue will receive a VIP card entitling them to two free drinks every day for a year. 

The Leicester restaurant will take up over 6,500 square feet of retail space in the city centre offering over 150 seats over the three floor restaurant.

The first UK Tim Hortons branch was opened in Glasgow in June 2018, and later opened more cafes in 22 cities in the UK which include, Birmingham, Glasgow, Cardiff and Manchester.

Kevin Hydes, chief commercial officer of the Tim Hortons franchise in the UK said: “We’re delighted to have secured a fantastic location right in the heart of Leicester for our largest restaurant to date. 

“The beautiful and historic building is a true landmark within the city, and we hope will become a favourite destination for the people of Leicester.”

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