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The Kew Greenhouse Cafe

1 Station Parade | Kew Gardens, Richmond TW9 3PS, England
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible12%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Station Parade | Kew Gardens, Richmond TW9 3PS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a dump, poped in for breakfast with coffee, wish I hadn't, where do i start, well the place need a clean its filthy, the staff are eastern European, very ugly, very fat and very lazy. then the coffee arrives, it was a filter coffee...More

2  Thank Nicknosh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had tea and cakes here after a rainy day at Kew. Lots to choose from the menu including gluten-free items. Well-situated next to the station.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cafe was clean and tidy. The food was homemade and tasty. The staff were very helpful in making recommendations.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As regular visitors to Kew Gardens over the years, the Kew Greenhouse has been our usual place to visit for either breakfast or lunch. Although prices are pretty high, even by Kew standards, the food is cooked on site and it is generally of good...More

1  Thank Clive G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Use to come here regularly but the service has gone downhill. Staff are very rude, unfriendly and the food overpriced for what it is. From what I can see, I am not the only person to think this. Also, this is a cash only establishment...More

Thank Malkin-Surrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, the food is normal - not particularly special. But the waitress is not exactly friendly. I assumed if someone took the wrong order, dun ever try to blame the customer for it, or if even more, blame it on the accent. This is impolite.

1  Thank GLaw123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kew Greenhouse Cafe is a great old world cafe with the original look of the early 20th century.The is a large choice of mainly vegetarian dishes which are very tasty.A friendly atmosphere and helpful staff.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to go. Relaxed atmosphere tempting looking menu. The pumpkin and red lentil loaf was very good. Praise indeed from a confirmed carnivore.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite all the bad reviews, I thought this establishment was ok. We had a good welcome and the tea and cakes were also ok. It's between the station and Kew Gardens so very handily situated .

Thank dmarti32
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely location, lovely name but very very average. What looks like a quaint coffee house in an ideal location on closer inspection really needs some attention. The white plastic chairs are dirty and plastic table clothes with cigarette burns and tears are not a welcome...More

1  Thank Mark W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Station Parade | Kew Gardens, Richmond TW9 3PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Richmond
Tw9 3ps
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