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Bloomsbury Coffee House

20 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9RE, England
+44 20 7837 2877
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“cakes” (16 reviews)
“quiche” (9 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 16:30 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
20 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9RE, England
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21 - 30 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great little cafe, perfectly cooked English breakfast and good coffee. The porridge was good too and the prices are reasonable.

Thank Caulkheaduk
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were also staying at St Athans and after reading the positive reviews here we didn't hesitate to try. Everything was delicious! Not cheap but not expensive either, considering it's homemade and good quality.

Thank claraclara9
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

A very good breakfast in a cosy coffee. Tea is very good as well as the porridge and all the things that they proposed ! I highly recommand you to go

1  Thank capcamille
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first trip to London and the breakfast and cappuccinos did not disappoint! It's bigger inside than it lets on from outside. As a family of 5 we really enjoyed ourselves!

Thank thejonesfam
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This place is really small so not many seats around but if you can get one, a limited but nice offering. Very limited choices for lunch but a good choice of options. Nice coffee. Wifi. Its is a small cafe in a basement with a...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 4 July 2017

A nice coffee house in bloomsbury, so if you are a university student (SOAS, UCL, University of London..) location wise, it is a great place to hangout. The food and the service are good as well.

Thank Rawan B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

One stair down from the street, I found this charming and busy breakfast place. Coffee is good. Breakfast look nice, but I only had coffee. Guess I will be back during my stay in London👍

Thank Jarle S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Super cosy place to have breakfast or brunch before exploring the city. Large choice of cakes and coffees. Classic English plate is very good, veggie as well. Staff very welcoming 👍

Thank Mayou_man
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Delicious breakfast - I highly recommend the French Toast with maple syrup to start your day. Good coffee too.

1  Thank thesnailofhappiness
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My wife and I had breakfast here and it was just average. The first thing that hit us was their "we don't care if you eat here or not" attitude. The people that were having breakfast was mainly females so I consider it a chick...More

Thank okiedawg
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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Questions & Answers
27 August 2017|
Response from capcamille | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I took for exemple à porridge with chia seeds, jam with a tea.
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Immi P
5 May 2016|
Response from Bloomsbury C | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We do have a limited selection of gluten free lunches and cakes each day. Our breakfast/brunch menu also includes gluten free options, we can replace any breakfast toast with gluten free toast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7837 2877
  • E-mail
A basement coffee house in the heart of historic Bloomsbury offering fab Allpress Coffee and a daily changing menu of seasonal food...and a fantastic brunch!
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