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Pumblechook's

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East End / East London
Café, Sandwiches, Bagels
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27 -29 Thomas More Street, London E1W 1Yw, England
0207 680 4004
Today
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Amazing deli with superb food and staff

After arriving in Wapping at 5.30am to set up our cheering post for #caudwellchildren for the London marathon and getting soaked through in the process my daughter and I needed to get warm, have a hot drink, good quality freshly cooked food and a friendly face. That's exactly what we got when we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
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stafford
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

After arriving in Wapping at 5.30am to set up our cheering post for #caudwellchildren for the London marathon and getting soaked through in the process my daughter and I needed to get warm, have a hot drink, good quality freshly cooked food and a friendly face. That's exactly what we got when we found this little gem. I personally recommend... More 

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

I love the salads a lot of variety all very fresh and cheap Lovely staff and all very efficient I recommend !

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Lovely food !! All very clean and fresh i love the famous chicken salsa ☺very nice staff and a friendly atmosphere. I recomend.

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

On a course nearby and this place was recommended by the trainer. The food was very tasty, really quick and the place was buzzing. Chicken Milanese with salami in a hot fresh roll was wonderful. Full range of salads and hot and cold food all looked really good.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We had the Cajun chicken with rice, salsa and sour cream followed by warm rocky road and ice cream. The mega chook deluxe is also highly recommended. Friendly staff, clean restaurant and fab food, go check it out!

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Chelmsford
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Can't really tell you how the cafe compares to other places in and around the area, but we had two excellent lite bites, a Cajun Chicken Panini and Avocado and Crayfish sandwich with a couple of coffee's . £14.95 I think. The selection on offer looked very tempting

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Some good things are eternal - and Pumblechook's is a modern incarnation of the eternal London café run by enterprising Italian or Balkan families. Great food - sandwiches, salads, tea & coffee - and crisp friendly service in a large airy seating area as well as a very busy carry out trade. It's the essence of good living, providing great... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Have lived here for 2 years and must say that the food is really nice and the staff are really friendly!! Fab English breakfast and lovely sandwiches and made in a clean and hygienic area, can't fault it!! Keep it up as your a credit to the area xx

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Had what was billed as their "famous salt beef hash melt", blimey it was huge!! Huge and delicious! If you are after a decent fill at lunch, Pumblechooks is certanly worth visiting.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

I don't understand the high ratings. Apart from being reasonably priced (payed 22 GBP for a sturdy breakfast for two, including coffee) I don't see what's so good about it. I would not recommend making a detour for it. But if you're in the neighbourhood and need a quick takeway with decent coffee at a reasonable price, go for it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 27 -29 Thomas More Street, London E1W 1Yw, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > East End / East London
  • Neighborhood: East End / East London
  • Phone Number: 0207 680 4004

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Café, Sandwiches, Bagels
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?