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Charles Dickens Coffee House

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#15,216 of 19,188 Restaurants in London
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Cafe, British
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We were fooled by the size of this coffee shop, when you walk in off the street it looks tiny but once downstairs it opens out into wonderfully decorated themed rooms. I wouldn't recommend going downstairs if your mobility is limited as the stairs are...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank Fiona jane W
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely little find! Lovely lunch in a wonderful little coffee house with a great atmosphere. Will return in the future!

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank KWard126
Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

The poor staff were struggling to keep up with clearing tables & taking orders. People who came in after us had their order & were served before us. Our order was taken down wrong but when we commented no offer of correction was made (cream...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jan C
Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

We popped into this 'coffee house' on a Saturday evening, prior to a theatre trip. Finding somewhere early evening had proven harder than expected, although that was possibly due to us trying to avoid pubs! Our initial thoughts were that there wasn't enough room for...More

Date of visit: December 2016
2  Thank nadaventura
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Just looking for coffee as a bit early, so we walked around the area. Most places you needed a meal too, so where to go - then we spotted the Charles Dickens Coffee House so looks as though we don't have to buy a meal...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Adrian2526
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Food was mediocre. My friend ordered the full English which had "mushroomS" she was given one tiny mushroom and the toast was the ends of the loaf..for £9 very disappointing! Cream tea was ok, only one scone. The staff were EXTREMELY rude after I smiled...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Elena M
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Apparently Charles Dickens use to sit and write here and lived upstairs! What a joy it was to be here, right at his house!!! The restaurant carries the theme of Dickens all through. Very well done! Food is good and reasonably priced. Overall a veey...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank monamukherji
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Went there for a cup of tea before heading home. Staff seemed disappointed we were not staying for food. Very cosy inside, so wished we could have stayed for longer. Place seemed OK, will go back when we have more time.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Philip Williams W
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

With the amount of competition in convert garden you think they would make some effort. At the counter we advised my mum was gluten free, very allergic. There was a warm chicken salad on the menu, which we ordered and the lady said was okay....More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank globetrotter0327
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Visited yesterday with my husband and son and was disgusted with attitude when I complained about chicken sandwich. The baguette that arrived had two small pieces of chicken and bread soaked in butter which they charged £6.55 ! Was told this is how it was...More

Date of visit: August 2016
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