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Speedy's Sandwich Bar & Cafe

187 North Gower Street | Kings Cross, London NW1 2NJ, England
+44 20 7383 3485
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
7:30 AM - 1:30 PM Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
187 North Gower Street | Kings Cross, London NW1 2NJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast totally as expected, had the full English and a cup of tea. A decent size portion really good if your hungry, a classic London cafe. Would go ba

Thank Steven1212
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Classic London cafe. Good cooked breakfast loved by tourists due to Sherlock connections. Good value and prompt service .

Thank peakdistricttravel
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

It was always my intention to pay a visit, since I found it was only a 15min walk from my hotel (and the Sherlock connection, obvs). I found the staff to be friendly, the food to be of good quality and the price to be...More

Thank liamjmellor
Reviewed August 2, 2018

This is pretty much your common British Greasy Spoon cafe offering sandwiches, burgers and full English at reasonable prices. Service is very friendly and the food comes out very quickly. Lots of fab pics obviously of Behind the scenes at a Sherlock shoot. Overall Worth...More

Thank NauticatUK
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Came to visit due to Sherlock living above on movies. But they were just closing when we got there.staff very friendly though.

Thank jewels392
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Had a breakfast at this cute place, mostly because of it special Sherlock Holmes location. Good staff, cozy place and fair prices.

Thank lofringest108
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The location of this cafe is like none other, it is next to the famous door where the BBC Sherlock tv series filmed a lot of scenes. This door is “221 B Baker Street” in the series. So that is pretty cool. The food itself...More

Thank _Rocket-Raccoon_2017
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Came to see where hey film Sherlock. This place is right near Euston station. The food was quite nice Traditional British diner food

Thank tt-elite
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This spot has breakfast dishes and lunch dishes, and was featured in the filming of BBC Sherlock. The bangers and mash are amazing, as is the full English breakfast. My husband, mom, and I enjoyed our breakfast immensely. Also, you can see a spot from...More

Thank finklemoore
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

My must-visit place every time I come to London - although relatively small, the service is always fast and the food tasty & good value for money so I would recommend hanging around if it’s full! Everyone I bring here also always has a great...More

Thank Melissa M
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December 15, 2016|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
its a must for anyone
Antoinette H
February 4, 2015|
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Response from Nimitta | Reviewed this property |
Not at all! This is a very informal and inexpensive cafe, not a restaurant. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 187 North Gower Street | Kings Cross, London NW1 2NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7383 3485
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