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49 Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, European, British
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews sandwiches pasta french toast eggs benedict bread panini potatoes full english breakfast russell square marchmont street brunswick centre breakfast place black coffee cozy place great little place very generous portions british museum
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really great breakfast! I had the hearty breakfast (scrambled eggs, bacon and sausage on toast), which was great. By the highlight was one of the best cappuccinos I have had in a very very long time!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank FunkyMan3333
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived and were able to get the last table... I had a focaccia for breakfast and my partner got one of the plates... it was different to what he was expecting but still nice. Coffee was boiling hot, be careful with the first sip!...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lozzi03
Reviewed 1 week ago

If staying in the area and feel like exploring options beyond your hotel breakfast, come by here. Great Full English, amazing tea and for a great price. Not a ton of sitting room but they move things along great, service is excellent. Was only disappointed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank thatcraigguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying close by at the 5 star hotel breakfast £50 each which wasn’t that great. Couldn’t believe this place just round the corner; great cosy, Italian, family feel, cafe - fresh bread, OJ, etc... total knock out!!! Best breakfast place find for ages - £25...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank C88PER
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place. Been coming here for over two years - best value of food for price in London in my opinion. Super high quality Italian fresh products (I’m Italian) and in general an excellent service. High hygiene standards and always excellent food combinations. Perfect for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've only been for breakfast, and about 9.30 the rush is past, so you can eat in the quite small front room in relative calm. The staff are friendly, the food comes quickly, there are decent options, the coffee can be strong if you want,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank James M
Reviewed 7 February 2019 via mobile

Delicious breakfast, Not expensive. Great food, and the atmosphere is also very friendly, thanks to the awesome staff!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank normakm
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Popped in here for breakfast before visiting the British Museum. Very friendly and efficient staff. We had the 49breakfast which kept us full until late afternoon. Would definitely go back.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gourmettraveller77
Reviewed 29 December 2018

the portion size is huge but can be slightly salty. there is always a long queue but you're served quickly. It's not the best lasagne I've had but it's nice

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ruby A
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Excellent breakfast, very good sandwiches and panini, very friendly staff, unique atmosphere! Complimenti! Alla prossima volta!

Date of visit: December 2018
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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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27 August 2017|
Response from 301gh | Reviewed this property |
Hi I went for breakfast with my daughter who is vegan and the staff made sure her choices were vegan without any problem and she had a lovely breakfast. There are a lot of fresh ingredients onsite I've no doubt they would be... More
Hestia G
26 November 2015|
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Response from ianatcambridge | Reviewed this property |
Why not telephone the cafe and find out. Yelp has number as +442035383474
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