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The Black Lab Coffee House

18 Clapham Common South Side, London SW4 7AB, England
+44 20 7738 8441
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (18 reviews)
“brownie” (4 reviews)
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18 Clapham Common South Side, London SW4 7AB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this coffee house in Clapham and it's become my favourite. Coffee is strong and amazing quality. Staff are very nice and they offer a good variety of toasters and cakes. Better than any chain coffee.

Thank Georgetheseal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in the area for my interview this morning and found this coffee shop as quite highly place to have a drink in. I must say, I am quite picky about my coffee. The shop itself had a very welcoming feel and I was...More

Thank Gabrielė N
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This tiny little coffee shop is my favourite spot in the whole city. I love drinking coffee here, very good variety and the staff is AMAZING! Recently refurbished, great choice of coffees and food, including cakes, salads and sandwiches! Coffee lovers, this is truly paradise!

Thank Roberto I
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Always ready to go back to the best place for a cup of coffee or take away, as you prefer. I adore Brazilian bean with good flavour and all sorts of different cakes especially chocolate muffin with custard. Do not forget to go for coffee,...More

Thank Sergei T
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Best and most interesting coffee ive had in london. With the coffee beans changing weekly there is always something new and its a great way to try coffee from new country's!

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I live in Clapham and in this area you can find many coffee shop but only one stands out from the others. Every time i've been in The Black Lab i found a very friendly staff! I Love their Flat white and chocolate twist!

Thank Elisa M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Having recently moved to the area for work, I have started visiting coffee shops around Clapham Common. This was my first visit to The Black Labrador. I had a coffee & a slice of light, moist carrot cake. It wasn't sickly sweet, like some carrot...More

Thank sleepsearcher
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I have honestly never had better coffee than in the Black Lab. They always have an interesting choice of beans, and can advise on which one to try if you are not sure. The staff are lovely. It is been my favourite cafe in London...More

Thank DrSkate
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Great coffee, lovely range of tasty toasted sandwiches and cakes. Not the cheapest but you get very high quality. Free wifi, lovely staff and dog friendly. What more could you ask for?

Thank citychick71
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

If this is the same place as I think it is in Clapham Common.... it has amazing coffee and fabulous sandwiches and cakes!! Very busy at times but worth the food & drink!

Thank MariaTross
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Clapham Common South Side, London SW4 7AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7738 8441
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