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Cafe at the ORTUS



Cafe, International, British, Healthy
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Great salads and soups, discount for staff, my only problem is that You have to pay extra for a bit of bread to go with the soup. I often get soup from Love walk cafe where you get two slices of toast and a large...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Julie J
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

An amazing cafe, with wonderful, helpful and accommodating staff. I am in a wheelchair and they were so quick to do all they could to help. The menu changes daily so everything is always really fresh. Excellent value for money. Have been satisfied every time.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bstellis
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

My favourite local coffee shop. A pre-work coffee here always improves my day. Lovely atmosphere, cheerful friendly staff, and (of course) good coffee.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Cathryn L
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Great café with a small selection of good light food, sandwiches, soup, salads, cakes. Always with gluten free and healthy options. Good coffee. Tables outside for sunny days. The best part is the staff who are fantastic baristas and provide top class customer service.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Matt683
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The coffee and service is absolutely first class at the Ortus. They use a local coffee roastery and have highly skilled barista’s who have wonderful customer service. The venue itself is light and airy and has good Wi-fi. I’ll go back regularly and would encourage...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 865simonm
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

The cafe is a little haven in the grounds of the Maudsley Hospital so read peaceful, relaxed and a sense of community. They have a great range of food whether for lunch, something to have with your coffee, or the kind of healthy nibbles you...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank ochre8
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Part of the Maudsley Hospital training centre for NHS staff. Lovely building, which is light and airy. Lasagne was average and rather dry. Good coffee and cake. Peaceful setting with lovely trees round it.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Adrian W
ServiceatORTUS, General Manager at Cafe at the ORTUS, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Thank you very much for your comments and feed back. We are very sorry that you did not appreciate our lasagne. Please do ask for me next time you come to the Ortus and I arrange a lunch on us for you. Kind regards Antoine

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This place is on of the best coffees you can try. We frequently come for starting the day, and have a coffee. John and the staff from this coffee, make the starting day just great. The coffee is very nice, beans are fresh and tasty....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank shinobido
ServiceatORTUS, Host & Events Co-ordinator at Cafe at the ORTUS, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hello, Thank you ever so much for taking the time to review Café at the ORTUS. We're delighted that you like our coffee, and that you enjoy seeing John and the team every morning. Also... congratulations! As part of an ongoing competition, people who review...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Small selection of good light food - hot and cold sandwiches, soup, salads, cakes. Gluten free choice of sandwiches. Good coffee. Eat in or put. Great staff.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank whatdidicomefor
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Nice little cafe inside a modern building serving lunch, coffee and cakes at OK prices. Specially good in summer time because you can sit outside and enjoy the sun in this little Oasis in the heart of Denmark Hill. Also good for working, studying or...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank 732chanic
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