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Beck's cafe

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28 Red Lion Street, London WC1R 4PS, England
+44 20 7405 8565
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
28 Red Lion Street, London WC1R 4PS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a corner cafe in Red Lion street in Holborn in a calm neighbourhood. We went there for a dinner with a colleague. The long tables are shared by guests. The portion sizes were huge and we could see very satisfied faces around us...More

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Literally down the road from Premier Inn is Becks where the welcome is warm and the breakfast is always hot. Beautiful non greasy food and any combination is available along with the set breakfasts. Tea and coffee and toast included its very reasonable. Efficiently run,...More

Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 2 May 2017

big portions, lovely atmosphere, friendly staff, but most importantly tasty food . this cafe cannot be beaten on breakfast. CANT WAIT TO BRING MY FRIENDS. ALSO VERY REASONABLE priced.

Thank Volkan N
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The title says it all really. A decent selection of foods including kebabs, noodles, burgers, sandwiches etc etc as well as a great selection of drinks. I had a chicken kebab which was a mountain of marinated chicken, rice and fresh salad and vegetables. My...More

Thank Grumbers
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Once you visited beck's, you will always want to go back to beg for more beck's. I bet you will love it. :)

Thank Royson L
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I've been here several times, and it's equally good each time. A big thanks to the waitress Denise who sang birthday song to our friend!!

Thank M-Steenberg
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A great cafe - a simple cafe that has great food at sensible prices I walked in very late afternoon originally for a coffee to pass some time before heading off to find a restaurant but the staff were so friendly and the atmosphere so...More

Thank Simon01Says
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This place was excellent, food fresh and flavourful, I had a Chilli baked spud, came with a lovely salad and was great value, plentiful too!

Thank LordChunky
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had the lasagna large potions will a lovely large salad , all freshly made great valve for money, Friendly staff , will go back for sure.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

In London for a couple of days, had lunch in Beck's cafe on our first day. Had lasagne (huge portion)and lovely fresh salad, with a beer. Very reasonably priced little cafe

Thank Lindsay D
Nearby
Holborn
Inner London’s busiest streets crisscross quiet
cobbled lanes for an effect that can be urbane or
quaint – or an intriguing blend of both – depending on
the particular corner you turn. Due to its especially
convenient location, bustling Holborn hosts an
excellent range of hotels, eateries, and shops to suit
practically any taste or budget. With major
attractions like the British Museum and Somerset House
...More
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THICKHEAD
How far is this from Lancaster London
16 October 2016|
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Response from IrishPablo | Reviewed this property |
Five stops on the central line from Lancaster Gate to Holborn, then a 5/10 min walk from the station
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Alex R
can you book a table
18 May 2016|
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Response from Tracey G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as above, we didn't book. its just a cafe but great food and well worth a visit. Enjoy.
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bearsant
what time they open for breakfast
16 April 2015|
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Response from Craig B | Reviewed this property |
7 am is the official start but its been known to open slightly earlier. CLOSED: Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Red Lion Street, London WC1R 4PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Holborn
  • Neighbourhood: Holborn
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7405 8565
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