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Look Mum No Hands

49 Old Street, London EC1V 9HX, England
+44 20 7253 1025
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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49 Old Street, London EC1V 9HX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seats are a little packed but the bike/coffee shop combination is a cool concept and well executed. Didn't seem like the best place to work. Better for socializing.

1  Thank Brett K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Look Mum No Hands has become a regular place to visit when I'm in London. As a keen cyclist i love the theme and the vibe of this superb cafe, especially when The Giro or Le Tour is on. The Coffee is always absolutely outstanding...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool cafe serving food, good coffee and beer. All whilst having the Giro d'Italia on the big screen. What could be better for a cyclist?

Thank StudentBum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the vibe, great food and coffee and really good service. Really good place if you need to study or get work done.

Thank Tania Lind F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a cracking burger at Look Mum No Hands.The design of teh cafe is great with an actual bike repair shop under the same roof and with loads of cycling stuff for sale also. The staff were great, the service relatively quick. All round...More

Thank Pete K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Popped in here for breakfast during a visit to London. It was friendly, vibrant and appealing to cyclists. I had poached egg on toast which was tasty, but overpriced considering the portion and what is on offer at nearby quality cafes.

Thank vernon921
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

After 1 year in London, this is probably one of the best coffee shop in London I have ever visited. Delicious cakes, pastries, and inviting menu with typical English breakfast. Coffee however is the most attractive part: it offers a tasty bland of coffee and...More

Thank Pierfraa
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Just stopped by for breakfast and a cup of tea. Really, really good! Interesting, quirky surroundings give the place a special ambience. Love it!

Thank marlowbilly
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Great coffee and food local craft beers hand reared chocolate brownies. Almost a caricature of beardy bikey worthiness but it is unashamedly what it is and lovely for it . I feel if I were to pull out a pc laptop I'd be asked to...More

1  Thank Pete S
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Food for those with energetic lives. Great ambiance. Eat whilst you get your bike mended. Excellent range of merchandise.

Thank Annie L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Old Street, London EC1V 9HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7253 1025
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