Times are hard at the moment, but that doesn't mean you still can't go out and treat yourself to a nice meal that won't break the bank.

We have put together a list of the best affordable restaurants in Worcester. 

1. Francini Cafe De Colombia

Location: 14 Angel Place, Worcester

Price range: £2-£9

Hygiene rating: 5

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Worcester's best coffee spot is also a great place to eat if you're on a budget. 

Diners have called it a "top cafe" and a must-visit in Worcester.

One customer said: "We absolutely loved the whole experience in this café.
"The staff are lovely, the decor is quirky, colourful and really makes you smile with so much to feast the eyes on."

2. Black and White

Location: 14 The Foregate, Worcester 

Price range: £1.50-£11.50

Hygiene rating: 4

Budget foodies could dine at Black and White's restaurant or bar in the city.

The prices are affordable and the venue is stylish. 

One diner said: "It's a great place to brunch in style."

Another said: "Great location, food and service. I would highly recommend for a friendly lunch/brunch spot! We will be visiting g again next time we are in Worcester!"

3. Papa's Caffe

Location: 6-8 New Street, Worcester

Price range: £2.80-£17

Hygiene rating: 5

The average price range for this cafe is between £4 - £8 and sharing platters are slightly more expensive at £17.

One customer said: "Don’t waste your money on the big chains, visit Papas caffe and enjoy a great meal at lunchtime.

"Great service, food and choice.

"We will return."

4. Wayland's Yard

Location: 6 Foregate Street, Worcester 

Price range: £2.50- £14

Hygiene rating: 5

One diner said this cafe has "the best coffee in all of Worcester." 

Another one said: "Absolutely love it here.

"Independent, run by friendly, enthusiastic staff.

"Eggy bread muffins with halloumi and chilli jam is just my kind of thing, whereas my husband is more traditional but loves their English breakfast.

"Good coffee too."

5. The Balcony Cafe

Location: Foregate St, Worcester WR1 1DT

Price range: £2.50-£8

Hygiene rating: 5

This quirky cafe has been described as a great "lunchtime stop off".

And one visitor said: "We were in need of a quick and quality lunch, and you knocked it out of the park!

"Thank you, can't wait to return."