We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Valentines Park Cafe

Valentines Park Melbourne Road | Melbourne Rd Entrance, Ilford IG1 4SB, England
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible12%
2 Aug 2018
“Retro American Diner Style Cafe”
2 weeks ago
“Valentine's park cafe”
Open Now
10:00 - 19:00 Hours
Fast food, British, Halal
Valentines Park Melbourne Road | Melbourne Rd Entrance, Ilford IG1 4SB, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (39)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decent English cafe. With other shops that sell sweets ice cream and other hot and cold snacks. Opposite the cafe is a play area for children. Free car park. Limited space. Also a boating area. Walking distance is a football pitch as well as outdoor...More

Thank GoPlaces733036
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I have never been in this park before and after a wander round as it was lunch time wondered if there was a café in the park and then suddenly it stood before me like a proud retro American Diner style oasis. When I went...More

Thank Akkers1
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Food is average, customer service at times lacks, place is clean and family friendly. On my last visit a lady walked in begging and wouldn't leave until the owner came and had to physically remove her. Also there was a lost child and the police...More

Thank Shockwaveshot
Reviewed 26 May 2018

We stop here twice in our stay in the area, great service and friendly staff. The food is good quality and a fare price, would Recommend to anyone using this park

Thank David O
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Great food friend staff and a great atmosphere and reasonable prices would recommend 100 percent will be definitely visiting again

Thank Mat B
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We’ve been coming to valentines park on and off for many years and we always stop off at the cafe but have not been for a couple of years now. Really pleased to see this the cafes had a makeover and looks fantastic, it’s nice...More

1  Thank Paul T
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Called in for a quick lunch on business. Food is Ok. Coffee is OK. But staff not cooperative of helpful at all. The adjacent council toilets are closed due to a burst pipe. Asking to use their toilet was asking to move into someone's house...More

Thank John B
ValentinesParkCafe, Owner at Valentines Park Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi John Thank you for your review, we welcome all reviews good or bad and I would like to respond to your review as i feel you have been quite harsh with us. The reason i believe your review is harsh is because your review...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Been here for years and always been great to stop off for an ice when in the park, been coming since we were kids and it always brings a good nostalgia factor, the walk up the stairs and walking all the way round to the...More

3  Thank sandraward2017
Reviewed 20 July 2017

good for lunch friendly not expensive clean will go back.... used to go to park when I was a boy the park is good and clean and plenty of quiet places to walk

1  Thank K4754XLbillb
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Festival of Britain era building by huge children's playground in the very pleasant Valentine's park. Hasn't changed much in 30 years, except the prices. Staff friendly enough, but not especially efficient at clearing the queue.

1  Thank Loughtonian1
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Ilford
Rossmore Hotel
201 reviews
.23 miles away
Park Hotel
357 reviews
.23 miles away
Best Western London Ilford Hotel
577 reviews
.27 miles away
Banks Hotel
167 reviews
.33 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Sultan Restaurant
267 reviews
.43 miles away
182 reviews
.40 miles away
London Darbar
142 reviews
.34 miles away
The Great Spoon of Ilford
161 reviews
.45 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Valentines Park
334 reviews
.23 miles away
Valentines Mansion & Gardens
95 reviews
.31 miles away
Kenneth More Theatre
56 reviews
.70 miles away
Gants Hill Station
14 reviews
.56 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Valentines Park Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$6
Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valentines Park Melbourne Road | Melbourne Rd Entrance, Ilford IG1 4SB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Ilford
  • E-mail
We are right in the heart of Valentines Park which is the flagship park in the London Borough Of Redbridge. We offer a wide range of Cafe food which is very reasonably priced, we have a wide range of food on our Menu from fresh Sandwiches, Panini's, Chips, Burgers, Salads, Fresh Coffee & Cakes and our Famous Rossi's Ice Cream.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing