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Le Pain Quotidien

#5,857 of 17,075 Restaurants in London
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Chelsea
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203 Kings Road | Chelsea, London SW3 5ED, England
020 3657 6941
Today
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous little find, great service, the deserts are amazing! The kids loved it too, will defiantly be back soon.

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Thank JRMoor
Melbourne, Australia
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

This place has gone downhill over the years. I ordered a boiled egg with sautéed tomatoes. It arrived with slices of fresh tomatoes on one plate and egg with pieces of left over crumbs of bread on another. I had to ask for a bigger plate and the wait for milk for my coffee was unreasonable. My coffee had gone... More 

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Thank Hayley39
hampshire
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147 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

We stopped here for lunch, the young Hungarian server was first class. She did a great meet and greet and talked us through the menu, she is clearly an asset to their business. The food was also first class, nicely prepared and served promptly. There was only one slight downside in that the two Vegetarian dishes my wife had ordered... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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200 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

had a lovely breakfast here - I had mushrooms on toast and my sister had the egg special. also had a lovely lunch of tartine and salmon salad special) scones for afternoon tea especially good - warm scone coffee and teas all good, as are the juices. my husband likes the lemon, ginget and honey seep.

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Thank gerbilsontour
Liverpool
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

And I try not to sweat the small stuff, but if one of your specials is a Spelt salad but you don't have any spelt... Then go and get some. There must be 50 shops within half a mile that sell it. Don't be so bloody lazy.

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Thank rednax98
Brighton, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Disappointing as my family had recommended this chain.. Just wanted a light breakfast before visiting my wife in hospital and hotel was expensive at 12.95 My scrambled eggs were dry and over cooked, the pancetta was described as crispy on menu but not. It took so long to. Come that my flat white was cold. My fault I should have... More 

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Thank MikeCockcroft
London, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

I've been to Pain Quotidiene for a quick snack. Nice pastries, jams and chocolates. Coffee could be better. Overall I find it a valuable option for breakfast or a quick lunch or an afternoon snack

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Thank Daniel S
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38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

I really like this place for breakfast, brunch and lunch. There is a wide variety of choices (eggs, croissant, bread, salads, soups..) and everything is very good (and very healthy!). I highly recommend it

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Thank minnazanon
Belgium
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Went in for a coffee and cake.. Pastries were covered in fruit flies.... Told staff and they didn't care. Service was appauling... Never again.

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Thank Nickles P
LPQUK, Public Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear of your experience. Could you please email info@lepainquotidien to provide more info so that we can ensure this is not repeated? Thank you for the feedback. More 

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136 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

we came here for brunch and were nicely surprised by the service and food selection here. Very tasty coffee, though I actually didn't like that the cup was more like a bowl, so it wasn't comfortable to hold with a hot drink in it) but that's just a detail. On the whole, the place is great, the atmosphere is very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Kings Road | Chelsea, London SW3 5ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: 020 3657 6941

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

Staying in Chelsea

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Chelsea
Wealth courses through The King's Road, Chelsea's upmarket artery of West London life packed with shops, eateries and glitzy nightspots. For people-watching at its best and luxury retail therapy that's largely unrivalled, this area cannot be missed. But if this showy street starts to overwhelm or a moment of price tag shock sends you reeling, a quick detour down pretty much any of many King's Road veins will reveal a quieter side of Chelsea. Here the stately Royal Hospital hosts its world-famous flower show, and the Thames rolls along at a lazy pace, with leafy Battersea Park and its Peace Pagoda beckoning from across the river.
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