Guide to... Cafes & Coffee Shops in Soho

Soho is the perfect place to visit for a wander around the shops; a visit to some local art galleries or museums; and a coffee and a pastry afterwards. Our guide to cafes & coffee shops in Soho includes the best secret places to relax in style.




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Bar Italia (Soho)
Bar Italia (Soho)

22 Frith Street, Soho, London, W1D 4RF

Lou and Caterina Polledri opened Bar Italia in 1949 and then their Son Nino took over the reins in the 1970s and he...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops Frith Street Soho Eating Restaurants


Food Hygiene Ratings for Bar Italia (Soho)
Hygiene Rating: 2/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Bar Italia (Soho)
Inspected: on 08/03/2018

Maison Bertaux
Maison Bertaux

28 Greek Street, Soho, London, W1D 5DQ

In 1871 Monsieur Bertaux, a Communard fleeing from Paris, arrived with an armful of recipes and opened this tiny...Read more

Eating Bakeries Cafes & Coffee Shops Take Away & Delivery Greek Street Soho


Food Hygiene Ratings for Maison Bertaux
Hygiene Rating: 3/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Maison Bertaux
Inspected: on 24/07/2017

Caffé Nero (Charing Cross Road)
Caffé Nero (Charing Cross Road)

97-99 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London, WC2H 0DP

We love coffee. We are obsessed and fanatical about what makes a good espresso distinctive and special. It all...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops Eating Charing Cross Road Soho


Food Hygiene Ratings for Caffé Nero (Charing Cross Road)
Hygiene Rating: 5/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Caffé Nero (Charing Cross Road)
Inspected: on 31/07/2015

Eat (Golden Square)
Eat (Golden Square)

19 Golden Square, Soho, London, W1F 9HN

We founded EAT. in 1996 with the ambition of providing the best food, soup and coffee in London. The first shop...Read more

Eating Restaurants Cafes & Coffee Shops Golden Square Soho


Food Hygiene Ratings for Eat (Golden Square)
Hygiene Rating: 5/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Eat (Golden Square)
Inspected: on 19/04/2017

McDonald's (Shaftesbury Avenue)
McDonald's (Shaftesbury Avenue)

25-27 Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London, W1V 7HA

McDonald's is the world's largest chain of quick service restaurants, serving tens of millions of customers daily...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops American Restaurants Shaftesbury Avenue Soho Eating Restaurants


Food Hygiene Ratings for McDonald's (Shaftesbury Avenue)
Hygiene Rating: 5/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for McDonald's (Shaftesbury Avenue)
Inspected: on 12/08/2014

RainForest Cafe
RainForest Cafe

20 Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London, W1D 7EU

Branches across the U.S. and in Shaftesbury Avenue. Food and shopping in an environment with a rain forest theme....Read more

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Food Hygiene Ratings for RainForest Cafe
Hygiene Rating: 5/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for RainForest Cafe
Inspected: on 28/02/2017

Rosa's Thai Cafe (Carnaby)
Rosa's Thai Cafe (Carnaby)

23 Ganton Street, Carnaby, London, W1F 9BW

Rosa’s Carnaby is situated on Ganton Street, alongside the hustle and bustle of all the Carnaby Street restaurants...Read more

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Food Hygiene Ratings for Rosa's Thai Cafe (Carnaby)
Hygiene Rating: 5/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Rosa's Thai Cafe (Carnaby)
Inspected: on 26/11/2018

Cafeteria
Cafeteria

101 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London, WC2H 0DT

Sandwich and cofee place near to Phoenix Theatre.Please note they do not currently have a website.Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Charing Cross Road Soho


Food Hygiene Ratings for Cafeteria
Hygiene Rating: 4/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Cafeteria
Inspected: on 27/03/2019

Bun House & Tea Room
Bun House & Tea Room

23 Greek Street, Soho, London, W1D 4DZ

Bun House is a throwback to 1960's Hong Kong serving up gourmet takeaway Canton bao upstairs and China-only cocktails...Read more

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Food Hygiene Ratings for Bun House & Tea Room
Hygiene Rating: 3/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Bun House & Tea Room
Inspected: on 15/11/2017

Hotel Chocolat (Old Compton Street)
Hotel Chocolat (Old Compton Street)Top Pick

25 Old Compton Street, Soho, London, W1D 5JN

Our unique concept Our cafes are a new concept that brings together everything we do under one roof – from cocoa...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops Old Compton Street Soho Eating Shopping

PRESS
PRESS

6 Denman Street, Soho, London, W1D 7HX

Whilst living in LA and New York respectively, PRESS founders, Georgie and Ed, developed a love for cold-pressed...Read more

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Soho Grind
Soho Grind

19 Beak Street, Soho, London, W1F 9RP

Soho Grind is an espresso bar in the heart of Soho, with a basement cocktail bar hidden beneath Beak Street. Opened...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Beak Street Soho


Food Hygiene Ratings for Soho Grind
Hygiene Rating: 0/5
Food Hygiene Ratings for Soho Grind
Inspected: on 01/01/1901

Starbucks (Regent Street)
Starbucks (Regent Street)

76 Regent Street, Soho, London, W1B 5RN

Founded in Seattle in 1971 Starbucks has become the world's leading retailer, roster and brand of speciality coffee....Read more

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La Fable
La Fable

239 Oxford Street, London, W1D 2LT

0.24km

Opened in February 2016, La Fable is the largest bakery in London.Fable is the perfect venue for almost any event,...Read more

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Insomnia
Insomnia

14-28 Oxford Street, London, W1D 1AF

0.31km

Insomnia Coffee Company is Ireland’s leading independent premium coffee chain.We have grown from a single location in...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops Oxford Street Fitzrovia

Caffé Nero (Regent Street)
Caffé Nero (Regent Street)

273 Regent Street, Marylebone, London, W1B 2EZ

0.31km

Caffè Nero is the leading independent coffee house brand in Europe, specializing in the creation of high quality...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Regent Street Marylebone

Costa (Piccadilly)
Costa (Piccadilly)

200 Piccadilly, London, W1J 0DJ

0.32km

Costa coffee was first poured on our shores in 1971 at 9 Newport Street, London, by Sergio and Bruno Costa. Today,...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops St James's Piccadilly Eating

McDonald's (Charing Cross Road)
McDonald's (Charing Cross Road)

84 Charing Cross Road, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 0JA

0.32km

McDonald's is the world's largest chain of quick service restaurants, serving tens of millions of customers daily...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops Charing Cross Road American Restaurants Eating Restaurants Covent Garden

Caffé Nero (Haymarket)
Caffé Nero (Haymarket)

27 Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4EN

0.34km

Our story goes back around 20 years, to our founder Gerry Ford. Armed with a passion for coffee, he had a vision to...Read more

Nightlife Cafes & Coffee Shops Haymarket St James's

Costa (Regent Street)
Costa (Regent Street)

15 Regent Street, London, SW1Y 4LR

0.35km

Costa coffee was first poured on our shores in 1971 at 9 Newport Street, London, by Sergio and Bruno Costa. Today,...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops St James's Regent Street Eating

Caffé Nero (Jermyn Street)
Caffé Nero (Jermyn Street)

35 Jermyn Street, London, SW1Y 6DT

0.36km

Caffè Nero is the leading independent coffee house brand in Europe, specializing in the creation of high quality...Read more

Nightlife Cafes & Coffee Shops Jermyn Street St James's

Eat (Duke of York Street)
Eat (Duke of York Street)

3 Duke of York Street, London, SW1Y 6JP

0.37km

We founded EAT. in 1996 with the ambition of providing the best food, soup and coffee in London. The first shop...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops St James's Duke of York Street

The Larder
The Larder

8 Pearson Square, London, W1T 3BF

0.37km

All day café for health conscious eats with a deli counter.Read more

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The Riding House Café
The Riding House Café

43-51 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1W 7PQ

0.37km

Fitzrovia's all-day neighbourhood hangout for breakfast meets, brunch dates, boozy lunches, dinners, celebrations +...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Restaurants Great Titchfield Street Fitzrovia

Pure (Goodge Street)
Pure (Goodge Street)

47 Goodge Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 1TD

0.38km

Pure is all about great food and their mouth-watering menu is freshly prepared on-site, just-in-time to be eaten....Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Restaurants Goodge Street Fitzrovia

The English Tea Room (at Brown's Hotel)
The English Tea Room (at Brown's Hotel)

33 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4BP

0.4km

Queen victoria loved to take tea at brown’s. Today, our hotel is still the place to come for the definitive afternoon...Read more

Albemarle Street Mayfair Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops

Part of Brown's Hotel

Paul (Piccadilly)
Paul (Piccadilly)

173 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9EN

0.4km

PAUL is a French Family owned Bakery and Patisserie since 1889. It brings to the UK the French traditional way of...Read more

Eating Bakeries Cafes & Coffee Shops St James's Pâtisseries Piccadilly

Borough Barista
Borough Barista

15 Charles II Street, London, SW1Y 4QU

0.4km

Our super popular location near St.James, is perhaps the best to go coffee you can find. Come in and grab a breakfast...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops St James's Charles II Street

Pret A Manger (St Martin's Lane)
Pret A Manger (St Martin's Lane)

77/78 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 4AA

0.42km

At Pret shops on high streets and sidewalks all around the world, more than 350 wonderful teams are hard at work....Read more

Eating Bakeries Cafes & Coffee Shops St Martin's Lane Covent Garden

Patisserie Valerie (Piccadilly)
Patisserie Valerie (Piccadilly)

162 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9EF

0.44km

Patisserie Valerie was first opened in Frith Street in London's Soho in 1926 by Belgian born Madam Valerie. She came...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops St James's Pâtisseries Piccadilly

The Sandwich Centre
The Sandwich Centre

15-16 Royal Opera Arcade, London, SW1Y 4UY

0.44km

Choose from our large selection of sandwich fillings and breads and we’ll make your sandwich fresh – while you...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Take Away & Delivery St James's Royal Opera Arcade

Wild Food Cafe
Wild Food Cafe

1st Floor, 14 Neal's Yard, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9DP

0.44km

The Wild Food Cafe Kitchen, under the experienced guidance of raw-food pioneer and executive chef Joel Gazdar is...Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Restaurants Neal's Yard Covent Garden

Duke's Caffe
Duke's Caffe

7 Duke Street St James's, London, SW1Y 6BN

0.44km

We are based in the heart of St James’ and The Mall, where we run a popular coffee shop and prep for catering events...Read more

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Freud Bar
Freud Bar

198 Shaftesbury Ave, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 8JL

0.45km

Below the pavement of Shaftesbury Avenue, at the top of Monmouth Street, down a flight of steps into a high-ceilinged...Read more

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The Gentlemen Baristas
The Gentlemen Baristas

26 Store Street, London, WC1E 7BT

0.46km

Serving freshly ground coffee and hand made sandwiches from their coffee school.Read more

Eating Cafes & Coffee Shops Fitzrovia

The Wolseley
The Wolseley

160 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9EB

0.47km

In 1921, Wolseley Motors Limited commissioned the architect, William Curtis Green, to design a prestigious car...Read more

Cafes & Coffee Shops Eating Restaurants St James's Piccadilly

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FAQs about Soho and Cafes & Coffee Shops in London


Oxford Street borders four different districts of London, Soho, Fitzrovia, Marylebone, and Mayfair .



Oxford Street is located in the borough of Westminster in central London.

Oxford Street can be considered to form part of the districts of Fitzrovia, Soho and Mayfair .



The best nightclubs in London and their location is rather subjective as there are great clubs in different areas of London each with a different vibe. Mayfair tends to have the most exclusive celebrity clubs whilst east London is a little bit cooler.

Soho has some good places too although you won't rub shoulders with high society if you cross over Regent Street.



London's China Town is located in central London around Gerrard Street, close to Leicester Square. The nearest tube stations are Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus.



The main areas in London for the best London clubs are Mayfair and Soho. Shoreditch and East London are becoming increasing popular too.


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