Best cafés in London

Check out the top cafés in London, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Broadway Market
1. Broadway Market
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958 local reviews
Broadway Market
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Karina
For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broadway…
Ana
For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broadway…
Galin
For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broadway…
1. Broadway Market
1. Broadway Market
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958 local reviews
Broadway Market
Karina
Karina
For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broadway Market. Quaint cafés, pubs and indie…
Ana
Ana
For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broadway Market. Quaint cafés, pubs and…
Galin
Galin
For east London’s fashionably attired food-lovers, there's no better Saturday destination than Broadway Market. Quaint cafés, pubs and indie…
2. Greenwich Park
2. Greenwich Park
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388 local reviews
Greenwich Park
Open · Closes 9:30 PM
+44 300 061 2380
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Jenny
Greenwich is the oldest enclosed Royal Park, 74 hectares (183 acres) in area, and is home to a small herd of…
Stephen
Overlooking the River Thames and home to one of London’s most iconic views, Greenwich Park is an amazing mix…
Craig
Set on the side of a hill overlooking the River Thames, Greenwich Park is a great mix of green space, gardens…
2. Greenwich Park
2. Greenwich Park
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388 local reviews
Greenwich Park
Open · Closes 9:30 PM
+44 300 061 2380
Jenny
Jenny
Greenwich is the oldest enclosed Royal Park, 74 hectares (183 acres) in area, and is home to a small herd of deer. On top of a hill,…
Stephen
Stephen
Overlooking the River Thames and home to one of London’s most iconic views, Greenwich Park is an amazing mix of 17th century landscape,…
Craig
Craig
Set on the side of a hill overlooking the River Thames, Greenwich Park is a great mix of green space, gardens and historical features. Climb…
3. Brixton Village and Market Row Markets
3. Brixton Village and Market Row Markets
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318 local reviews
Coldharbour Ln
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+44 20 7274 2990
Point of interestEstablishment
Sid
Brixton Village and the other arcade Market Row are the place to go for foods from around the world. You’ll…
Mark
Brixton Village Market has become the destination for budget eating in south London. Take Time Out’s video…
Anka
Brixton Village Market has become the destination for budget eating in south London. Once a rundown arcade,…
3. Brixton Village and Market Row Markets
3. Brixton Village and Market Row Markets
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318 local reviews
Coldharbour Ln
Open · Closes 11:30 PM
+44 20 7274 2990
Sid
Sid
Brixton Village and the other arcade Market Row are the place to go for foods from around the world. You’ll find Europe, India, Asia,…
Mark
Mark
Brixton Village Market has become the destination for budget eating in south London. Take Time Out’s video tour of the covered market’s…
Anka
Anka
Brixton Village Market has become the destination for budget eating in south London. Once a rundown arcade, Brixton Village Market is now…
4. Holland Park
4. Holland Park
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391 local reviews
Holland Park
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Daniel & Marsio
A short bus or tube trip away, this large open space is a real treat for Londoners and visitors alike! It's…
Alice
Open daily from 7.30am to 30 minutes before dusk. Smaller than Kensington Gardens/Hyde Park and a bit further…
Therese
Once the grounds of an historically important stately home, Holland House, destroyed by firebombing during the…
4. Holland Park
4. Holland Park
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391 local reviews
Holland Park
Daniel & Marsio
Daniel & Marsio
A short bus or tube trip away, this large open space is a real treat for Londoners and visitors alike! It's one of London's classiest open…
Alice
Alice
Open daily from 7.30am to 30 minutes before dusk. Smaller than Kensington Gardens/Hyde Park and a bit further to get to but worth it. Less…
Therese
Therese
Once the grounds of an historically important stately home, Holland House, destroyed by firebombing during the Blitz in 1940, it became a…
5. Café Royal
5. Café Royal
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14 local reviews
Café Royal, London
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Stephen
Nestled between the elegance of Mayfair and the creativity of Soho, the Oscar Wilde Lounge is the space where…
5. Café Royal
5. Café Royal
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14 local reviews
Café Royal, London
Stephen
Stephen
Nestled between the elegance of Mayfair and the creativity of Soho, the Oscar Wilde Lounge is the space where great minds came together to…
6. Bloomsbury Coffee House
6. Bloomsbury Coffee House
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21 local reviews
20 Tavistock Pl
Open · Closes 4:30 PM
+44 20 7837 2877
CafeStorePoint of interest
Claudia
Bloomsbury Coffee House is a basement level café, and a great place to find fresh and flavoursome coffee and…
Jared SSP
Bloomsbury Coffee House is a daytime basement café that solves this problem. Owned by a young couple, the café…
6. Bloomsbury Coffee House
6. Bloomsbury Coffee House
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21 local reviews
20 Tavistock Pl
Open · Closes 4:30 PM
+44 20 7837 2877
Claudia
Claudia
Bloomsbury Coffee House is a basement level café, and a great place to find fresh and flavoursome coffee and tea, not to mention a variety…
Jared SSP
Jared SSP
Bloomsbury Coffee House is a daytime basement café that solves this problem. Owned by a young couple, the café has two rooms, wooden floors…
7. Clissold Park
7. Clissold Park
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284 local reviews
Green Lanes
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 20 8356 3000
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Eduardo
When the sun peeps out, you won't catch locals diving into their hatchbacks and racing to the coast. Stroll…
Katie
Picturesque Clissold Park is a lovely place to visit! It has a big café in the middle of it called the “The…
Maureen
I love this park, they have recently made so renovations to it. It has a little lake with ducks, there's…
7. Clissold Park
7. Clissold Park
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284 local reviews
Green Lanes
Open · Closes 5:00 PM
+44 20 8356 3000
Eduardo
Eduardo
When the sun peeps out, you won't catch locals diving into their hatchbacks and racing to the coast. Stroll down Church Street towards Green…
Katie
Katie
Picturesque Clissold Park is a lovely place to visit! It has a big café in the middle of it called the “The House at Clissold Park”, as well…
Maureen
Maureen
I love this park, they have recently made so renovations to it. It has a little lake with ducks, there's seagulls, wild life and you can…
8. The Troubadour
8. The Troubadour
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139 local reviews
263-267 Old Brompton Rd
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+44 20 7341 6333
CafeBarRestaurant
The London Residents Club
This is a ‘50s café with more than a hint of the Parisian about it, and puts on some of the UKs best…
Emily
'50s café in Earl's Court that also includes a deli, a gallery and a club!
James
'50s café in Earl's Court that also includes a deli, a gallery and a club!
8. The Troubadour
8. The Troubadour
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139 local reviews
263-267 Old Brompton Rd
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+44 20 7341 6333
The London Residents Club
The London Residents Club
This is a ‘50s café with more than a hint of the Parisian about it, and puts on some of the UKs best up-and-coming music as well as spoken…
Emily
Emily
'50s café in Earl's Court that also includes a deli, a gallery and a club!
James
James
'50s café in Earl's Court that also includes a deli, a gallery and a club!
9. Coram's Fields
9. Coram's Fields
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29 local reviews
93 Guilford St
+44 20 7837 6138
Point of interestSchoolEstablishment
Emily
Coram's Fields is a large urban open space in the London borough of Camden in central London. It occupies…
9. Coram's Fields
9. Coram's Fields
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29 local reviews
93 Guilford St
+44 20 7837 6138
Emily
Emily
Coram's Fields is a large urban open space in the London borough of Camden in central London. It occupies seven acres in Bloomsbury and…
10. Cafe Bonane
10. Cafe Bonane
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11 local reviews
Seagull Ln
CafePoint of interestFood
Oliver
Nice Café with nice views of the dock.
Ben
Nice Café with nice views of the dock.
Ben
Nice Café with nice views of the dock
10. Cafe Bonane
10. Cafe Bonane
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11 local reviews
Seagull Ln
Oliver
Oliver
Nice Café with nice views of the dock.
Ben
Ben
Nice Café with nice views of the dock.
Ben
Ben
Nice Café with nice views of the dock
11. Maloko
11. Maloko
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36 local reviews
60 Camberwell Church St
Open · Closes 10:30 PM
+44 20 3305 8913
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
John
With its mis-matched furniture, sack-cloth covered ceiling and an array of art on display — Maloko is a cosy,…
Sarah
A pear smoothie in unique, psychedelic, African-inspired veggie café Maloko. Try the galettes too - 'red goat'…
Tom
Crepe café, vegetarian & gluten free, very relaxed & cheap! BYOB
11. Maloko
11. Maloko
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36 local reviews
60 Camberwell Church St
Open · Closes 10:30 PM
+44 20 3305 8913
John
John
With its mis-matched furniture, sack-cloth covered ceiling and an array of art on display — Maloko is a cosy, relaxed café. The owner,…
Sarah
Sarah
A pear smoothie in unique, psychedelic, African-inspired veggie café Maloko. Try the galettes too - 'red goat' is particularly delicious and…
Tom
Tom
Crepe café, vegetarian & gluten free, very relaxed & cheap! BYOB
12. Pimlico Fresh
12. Pimlico Fresh
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108 local reviews
86-87 Wilton Rd
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+44 20 7932 0030
CafeMeal takeawayRestaurant
Emily
More a café than a restaurant, Pimlico Fresh is an enormously popular spot for brunch and lunch, and offers…
Guy
Excellent local café. Friendly service, superb smoothies and delicious french toast.
Ann
Nice vibe café and serve great breakfast
12. Pimlico Fresh
12. Pimlico Fresh
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108 local reviews
86-87 Wilton Rd
Open · Closes 6:30 PM
+44 20 7932 0030
Emily
Emily
More a café than a restaurant, Pimlico Fresh is an enormously popular spot for brunch and lunch, and offers far heartier and more filling…
Guy
Guy
Excellent local café. Friendly service, superb smoothies and delicious french toast.
Ann
Ann
Nice vibe café and serve great breakfast