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Le Pain Quotidien

) #1,638 of 18,119 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ , Fusion, French
Belvedere Road | Units 12 & 13 Upper Festival Walk, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1 8XX, England
+44 20 3657 6925
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“tartine” (27 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Contemporary, Fusion, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Belvedere Road | Units 12 & 13 Upper Festival Walk, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1 8XX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are many cafés in this part of Kensington all competing for the same market sector. Like many others this is a French theme café. We went here for a breakfast and we were very pleasantly surprised. The service was very friendly and the menu...More

Thank Pedram Z
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were looking for a bite of lunch after travelling to Waterloo. Attracted by the sign that advertised baguettes etc we entered the restaurant. We were asked to take a seat to be served at a table rather than buying some baguettes first. We took...More

Thank sailboat326
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear sailboat326, We are really sorry to hear about your recent experience in our Royal Festival Hall restaurant. Here at Le Pain Quotidien we take great pride in offering a consistently reliable and high standard service experience and were therefore disappointed by the circumstances you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been here a few times for lunch or just for a drink. It's a great place to visit when the weather is nice because you can sit outside and people watch. They serve house wine, RN15, which is absolutely delicious (have tried both the...More

Thank Meg J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited 15 mins to have our order taken, then they forgot a food order, then they forgot a drinks order Service with a smile was nice, but didn't really help in this caseMore

Thank Jon A
LePainQuotidienUK, Owner at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jon A, Thank you for your recent visit to our Royal Festival Hall location. As a company committed to offering the very best standards of guest experience possible we were disappointed to read that the service on your visit left you disappointed. We would...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good. After I asked about the gluten free options our waitress gave me a book of all products and what was in them, which was great. The green juice was amazing. The thing that let it down was that manager shouting at her...More

Thank Sabina C
LePainQuotidienUK, Owner at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sabina C, Thank you for your recent visit to our Royal Festival Hall restaurant and for sharing your opinions on Tripadvisor. We were mostly delighted that you experienced the high standards of food and service we pride ourselves on and that our team were...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited on my own while waiting to meet my wife. I was very efficiently seated even though I had no reservation and the restaurant was busy. Manager very warm and welcoming and Carla was a very competent, friendly and efficient waiter. I have never...More

Thank Henry C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fab hummus.... smomed chicken salad.. freshly made lemonade. Pleasant service.. reasonable price. RecommendedMore

Thank Turtle5954
LePainQuotidienUK, Owner at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Turtle5954, Thank you for your recent visit to our Festival Hall restaurant and for sharing your comments with the Tripadvisor community. We are delighted that you enjoyed the food and service on your recent visit particularly naming our hummus, smoked chicken cobb salad and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The toast on the mushroom toast was a bit hard, but the mushrooms had great flavour. The turmeric chai latte didn't have enough spice in it. The traditional lemonade was really good. Overall it was a reasonable breakfast.More

Thank Genevieve4777
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Genevieve4777, Thank you for your visit and for sharing your comments on Tripadvisor. Here at Le Pain Quotidien we are committed to offering our guests the very best food and service experience possible. We constantly analyse and review guest feedback such as yours to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered a turmeric latte and the vegan option of mushrooms on toast. The food was adequate, but the vegan bread was a German rye that was over-toasted, meaning it scraped the thrust whilst going down. Felt like being punched in the throat by wellness.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty even on a warm evening. Hot chocolate by the Thames, friendly clean environment and even out door seating, very reasonable prices considering the location.

Thank Richard A
Nearby
Southbank
Big time attractions such as the London Eye and a
thriving theatre scene (compliments of the National
Theatre and the Young Vic) are but a few of the
reasons that Southbank is such a collectively
cherished part of town. With plenty of family friendly
activities and venues lined up along a pedestrianized
river bank between Westminster Bridge and Waterloo
Bridge, visitors can always expect a casual and
...More
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holidayheaven22
Do you have high chairs or equivalent?
10 January 2015|
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Response from LePainQuotidien | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest. Yes, we do have highchairs available. We hope you enjoy your visit!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$60
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Belvedere Road | Units 12 & 13 Upper Festival Walk, Royal Festival Hall, London SE1 8XX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3657 6925
  • E-mail
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