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Speedy's Sandwich Bar & Cafe

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187 North Gower Street | Kings Cross, London NW1 2NJ, England
+44 20 7383 3485
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
187 North Gower Street | Kings Cross, London NW1 2NJ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Good food with good price, and staffs are friendly! I wasn’t expecting anything before I came, but it turned out quite nice after I visited!

Thank 玨玗 謝
Reviewed 4 days ago

During a recent trip to London, we needed to stop next to Speedy's to get a picture of the door used to film Sherlock. Since it was lunch time, we popped in for a bit to eat. It's a small place but we were early...More

Thank Mmichelle525
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a surprisingly cosy place, with great food - don´t miss Sherlock´s breakfast! I found it really worth the detour (and it is of course nice to look at some photos on the wall of the handsome Benedict Cumberbatch) - friendly staff, too.

Thank MajaAase
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here in august 2017 what a great place food was lovely and staff very nice me and my husband love sherlock and was like little kids taking pictures if your in the area definitely worth a visit even if your not a fan of...More

Thank kimbest221010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely vegetarian breakfast and the quality was first class. Lovely staff too and highly recommend the place 👍🏼

Thank welovefranco
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to Speedys like so many because of the connection to Sherlock, and it is really exciting to see the location etc but Speedys is more than that, it's a little cafe that has a warmth and honesty about it. The food is cheap,...More

Thank j0annep3
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I asked my husband if we could have lunch at Speedy's. I was a fan of the BBC Sherlock show, my husband had not seen it, so he did not know what the big deal was. However, he was highly impressed with the sandwiches and...More

1  Thank aerophyz
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I was staying in the Euston Station area during part of a week-long visit and grabbed my breakfast at Speedy's all four mornings that I was in the area. What a great little unpretentious place. Very friendly staff, quick service, great food. They have a...More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I am a fussy egg eater ( no runny eggs for me) & my eggs were cooked just as I requested. I had the veggie breakfast & the other half went for the mixed grill breakfast. Both really tasty. Good service & the best cappuccino...More

1  Thank jacquieshome
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Place is cute and homely, service was fast, food was good. The best cup of coffee I've had in London yet!

2  Thank Rachel B
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Deborah M
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
its a must for anyone
Antoinette H
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Response from Nimitta | Reviewed this property |
Not at all! This is a very informal and inexpensive cafe, not a restaurant. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
06:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187 North Gower Street | Kings Cross, London NW1 2NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7383 3485
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