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49 Cafe

49 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1AP, England
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
49 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1AP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

As other reports will confirm, this is an excellent family run cafe, well off the beaten track in Marchmont street. Orange juice, full English and coffee comes well recommended in this small frinedly cafe. Almost a victim of its own success, you may have to...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is small place but to be honest with delicious food. It is a nice place to have a breakfast. I would recommend it.

Thank Raul I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for brunch and had to wait around 15-20 minutes for 5 of us (at around 11:15am), but ordered while we were waiting so our food came very fast! The food was fantastically priced (£3 for French toast!), and everything was great! I...More

Thank ajordahl123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had my first English breakfast here and I was very satisfied with what I got. Our food was wonderful. The staff here was super friendly and we had a great experience. We also came back later for pastries and they were great also. I would...More

Thank DJSparks45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic breakfast, amazing traditional breads and fresh ingredients for lunch with lovely quick service. And, the best coffee! 5 stars for being as good as it gets for a fair price.

Thank M4zkin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

went here as it's one of best places to go for breakfast and its not to be missed and at a great price for london

Thank Paul H
Reviewed September 12, 2018

We found this hotel on our first day in London. Small premises but very clean. We ordered and were served within a few minutes. Lots of people were dropping in for their lunch here or buying their usual takeaways. Three lovely ladies managed to keep...More

Thank Emilia D
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This is a small neighborhood cafe, there can be a short queue to get seated, but it is worth a short wait - the tables turn around pretty quickly. Our breakfast was lovely- we had the full English and eggs Benedict. Portions were generous. It...More

1  Thank Zuzka123
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Good food, value for money and great service. Recommend this restaurant for lunch and breakfast. Tried their lasagna is great

Thank Gandalfquest
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Either in the mooring or a lunch time, this place is super busy with lines outside; it has a nice buffet style dishes, and very tasty options all home made (the past is a must try!). It has seating inside, but most people do take-out....More

Thank mabrondani
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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August 27, 2017|
Response from G H | Reviewed this property |
Hi I went for breakfast with my daughter who is vegan and the staff made sure her choices were vegan without any problem and she had a lovely breakfast. There are a lot of fresh ingredients onsite I've no doubt they would be... More
Hestia G
November 26, 2015|
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Response from ianatcambridge | Reviewed this property |
Why not telephone the cafe and find out. Yelp has number as +442035383474
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
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