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Embankment Cafe

25 Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6PB, England
+44 20 7930 1471
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible12%
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25 Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6PB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

No soup, no vegee lasagne, no soya milk, no vegee sausage... asked my english breakfast to replace the bacon egg and sausage with extra tomatoes beans and hash brown .. got arguably extra tomatoe .. sent it back and got the same back... gave up!!!

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were in the Embankment gardens on a glorious day in May when one could sit outside and enjoy the peace of the surroundings. The inside of this cafe is nowhere near as pleasant but is nevertheless in a good location for Charing Cross and...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a cold rainy day, we really appreciated a cuppa with a view out over the river. In sunny weather, it would be even lovelier to sit outdoors in the gardens. The food is basic but fine, and very fairly priced given the location of...More

Thank Wanderlust777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for an Americano and a Florentine at this useful little café in the park by embankment station. The Florentine was excellent but the service was a little chaotic since coffee orders got mixed up. The poor barista had the cashier telling him to concentrate...More

Thank Aussie135
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for tea and cake. Fantastic value, friendly staff and located in a beautiful little park. Some very eccentric demanding customers all dealt with very professionally with minimal fuss.

Thank vicki r
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The cafe is in a nice location in the park, it would be a great place to sit outside on a hot day. Inside the cafe however is a bit dated and grotty - it could do with some TLC. The breakfast was reasonably priced...More

1  Thank hooper88
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

The staff were friendly. The food was ok and reasonably priced. It’s a very dingy place and could do with redecoration. Nothing about this place says come back again as overall, this place needs a revamp.

Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

The Embankment Cafe in London is a great place to have a sit down and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee with a sandwich or panini or even a cake. Pleasant place and pleasant people with a tea garden and a terrace by the...More

Thank porterIreland
Reviewed October 26, 2017

I've been to this cafe several times as it's convenient for a meeting I attend. The best part about it is that it's in the Embankment park area, and has tables out the back surrounded by lovely gardens (though currently there's a lot of construction...More

Thank fussytraveller29
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Found this on google as it was close to the Embankment underground station. Lovely position and food was actually good. The only problem was that our plates were swimming in grease. I love a good greasy spoon but this was a bit much. Good prices...More

Thank nvernon26
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7930 1471
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