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The Old Express

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30 Shepherd Market, London W1J 7QN, England
+44 20 7499 1299
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
11 Dec 2016
“great for breakfast”
20 Aug 2016
Open Now
12:00 - 22:30All hours
££ - £££
30 Shepherd Market, London W1J 7QN, England
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

takes only cash, but a great place for breakfast and lunch. good value and extra social scrambled eggs on brown toast.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Here for breakfast and whilst food mediocre and over priced, it is Mayfair. Pet hate of mine is having my husbands plate taken away because he has finished his meal before me. I had barely finished my last mouthful and my own plate was taken...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The Old Express is a perfect way to start to your day with a full English Breakfast! The menu has a full choice of breakfast items. Great latte and the freshly squeezed OJ was awesome!

Thank sueguido22
Reviewed 5 November 2015

The service was excellent, the staff super friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere was great. I am allergic to milk protein, soy and wheat – but they did not blink an eye at this. They made me a wonderful breakfast and substituted the toast with...More

Thank Sirsinya
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Small restaurant that provides a nice ambience. Good quality food and friendly service come together to provide a very pleasant meal to enjoy with family/friends.

Thank WStravel11
Reviewed 14 June 2015

A cozy place for breakfast, lunch, whatever. The food is great, the service exceptionally friendly, the prices cannot get any better - especially in Mayfair. If you want to eat well and be treated as a friend, this is the place. Izabel and Kasha will...More

1  Thank Karamelized1
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

When in London, I always try and have breakfast at least once at the Old Express and have their kippers, which are outstanding. I was there again in May and had 3 kipper breakfasts and an egg and bacon one too. Fresh orange juice and...More

1  Thank GandKfromOz
Reviewed 4 June 2015

We had breakfast here everyday while we stayed nnMayfair. The staff were friendly and accommodating and the food was great. Highly recommended

1  Thank Ouchmooey
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Excellent value for money great breakfast in Mayfair. I often stay with a friend who lives just around the corner and for these prices always less than £10 per head for a full English breakfast including a glass of fresh orange, Tea and toast its...More

2  Thank daneworth
Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

We were walking randomly from our hotel to Buckingham Palace in Mayfair and stumbled across this place by accident in shepherds market. The food is reasonably priced with excellent pleasant service. We each ordered coffee with poached eggs on toast with sausage on the side....More

1  Thank FaragoCNY
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to
world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed
thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of
London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is
haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is
vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic
streets will reveal that Michelin stars and
chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Shepherd Market, London W1J 7QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Mayfair
  • Neighbourhood: Mayfair
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7499 1299
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