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John Lewis Tea Room

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300 Oxford Street, London, England
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good tea room when you shopping i had English tea service good prices moderates staff friendly location nice

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Indifferent at best. If you want a proper english tea, go to Fortnum and Mason or Harrods. This is not it.

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Thank Londoner612
Oslo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Lots of people, very popular among elderly people, but you get a view of Oxford Street which it is worth the trip

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Thank Hela
Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

John Lewis looks after its customers with the free coffee and cake voucher, I recently had issues with customer service in the store in Norwich but this is a better store and the cake and coffee is just as good.

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Thank SmartDamo
Croydon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016

this small cafe is tucked awaybehind the childrens wear. it'svery busy but if you get a seat by the window you overlook Cavendish Square.

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Essex UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015

The roof garden on the roof of the John Lewis store is open in summer, and a different place to chill out on a warm day. As well, as the cafe, there is a gelateria, a couple of shed-like stalls, and a bar serving, at present, non-alcoholic drinks. The venue is interesting, though the views are not anything special. The... More 

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Thank malaita
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

After a short time queuing I was in the possession of a delicious cup of cappuccino and a delicious fruit cake, enjoying by sitting at the window with a nice view from above of John Lewis rear area.

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Thank Aurelia293
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

This is a large self serve restaurant and great for lunch or tea, however, ideal for Cream Tea, Cake and Pancakes.

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Thank greenrlb
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Clean, fair price, fresh, what more can you ask for? Polite staff, as always. Lovely place for afternoon tea for a treat. Liz

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Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

This a self service cafe and service is always slow when the assistants have to take the orders as well as make the coffee/tea, take the money etc. There was a fair selection of cakes and scones but the cream tea was not obvious to us. We were glad that the customer in front of us asked for clotted cream... More 

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  • Address: 300 Oxford Street, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Mayfair
  • Neighbourhood: Mayfair

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