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1255 Finchley Road, London NW11 0AD, England
+44 20 8455 6890
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1255 Finchley Road, London NW11 0AD, England
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

We popped in for coffee on Mother's Day morning and were at first told it fully booked. It may well have been but the fact was less than half the seats were occupied when we were in there. Still, they quickly set up another table...More

Thank Travelfromessex
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

London's best kept secret despite National Newspaper reviews -Fish and Vegetarian dishes classical and eclectic by a World Class Chef in an informal setting .

Thank Alex R
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I was taken for lunch recently and was rather surprised as it stands out from other eateries in the vicinity as well as being a bookstore. I ordered a main of Quinoa & cauliflower galette, cauliflower & chestnut kofta, fig leaves & lavender cream and...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went on a Saturday night for dinner. Food was really really good - beautifully presented and very tasty. Food is vegetarian and fish dishes - no meat. Service was very good too - friendly with a smile. The only downside was discovering that the...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Three of us popped in for a light lunch on a wet Friday. It was quiet and we each chose a different starter. The courgette and goats cheese salad was amazingly presented and delicious. The other two dishes were much enjoyed by my friends. Will...More

Thank _dianaxwalsh
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We gave this cafe another chance - mistake! The service was dreadful, the food under cooked and very noisy.

Thank judiko
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Visited the Coffee Shop whilst waiting a golf first American Golf. The service was first class as was the food and drink. Will return when next in the area.

Thank Bobbyfarrell
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

It's been here for ages and we only went last night. I wish we had tried it before as the food was amazing. Presentation of these delicious dishes was perfect and the 6 of us were beyond delighted with our food.

Thank suepack
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Is this a bookshop cafe? Or is it a fish restaurant? Or is it the finest gourmet dining in this part of North London? The answer is that it seems to be all three. It's a small-ish cafe attached to Joseph's Bookshop in Temple Fortune....More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

cafe also is a real delightful experience. the menu is super fish and veg friendly, the dishes are served like works of art with a real attention to presentation, colour, taste and display. the service while slow is deferential and unobtrusive. a great dining experience...More

Thank Ruth V
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1 February 2018|
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Response from Alex R | Reviewed this property |
On the same level but maybe not large enough for a wheelchair .I can't remember if there is a step at the front door .Phone and enquire maybe xx
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Open Hours
09:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1255 Finchley Road, London NW11 0AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8455 6890
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