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The Riding House Cafe

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43-51 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 7PQ, England
+44 20 7927 0840
09:00 - 22:30
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Sun 09:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 07:30 - 23:00
Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for dinner and had a salad - it was pretty basic and boring. The dressing was very oily. Pretty disappointing on the food front. The staff were very attentive but overly so - it felt like they were trying to get us out of our seats to make way for the next booking (we had 30 mins before we... More 

Thank Lalsa87
London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

As the subject line suggests I waited and waited for my order of toast. Very simple, it wasn't busy and I've seen it busier however you need to be really special to mess up toast. When I finally received it - it was cold I asked if I could have it hot and was snapped at that's it served cold!... More 

Thank John M
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Great food and drinks. Love the yellow juice. Artichoke dip was great. Very noisy and very slow service. Could be a great lunch spot perhaps outside the busiest times...

Thank Monica I
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

So my wife and I tried this place our first morning in London. Service was friendly and the food was amazing. I ordered scrambled eggs on toast and my wife had eggs Benedict. Both were delicious. The English muffins were really good too. Highly recommend going here for a lovely breakfast

Thank Chris L
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Visited for my birthday with the family. Great food (especially the pancakes) great service - staff were really friendly, reasonable price.

Thank P4155WZchrisc
fabianmagnuss0n, General Manager at The Riding House Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for choosing us for such a special occasion. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards More 

2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favourite places to eat, yummy food and amazing atmosphere! !!! The staff are really attentive and accommodating. Always made to feel welcome

Thank localfol
fabianmagnuss0n, General Manager at The Riding House Cafe, responded to this review

Yes! Thank you! More time! You ARE always welcome Kind regards More 

London, United Kingdom
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199 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Sunday morning at 1030am is pretty quiet around Oxford Circus. No stores open yet and everyone still recovery from the night before. And then you realise that isn't the case - everyone is having brunch at the riding house cafe! This place was packed! Luckily we had booked. For a decent sized restaurant it has quite a boutiquey intimate atmosphere.... More 

Thank BoutiqueAdventurer
fabianmagnuss0n, General Manager at The Riding House Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for coming in and for providing your lovely feedback. It is for experiences such as these that we do what we do. Come back soon! Best wishes More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

RHC serves a boring and bland interpretation of widely available breakfast and lunch staples. It reminds me of the breakfast club in a more sophisticated ambiance, even down to the waiting time for the food. A good 40 minutes for two servings of eggs Benedict! First arrived the Avo Smoothie which, on paper sounds amazing but was an absolute let... More 

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fabianmagnuss0n, General Manager at The Riding House Cafe, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm sorry that the food didn't meet your expectations and would like to gather more information if possible. Please email info@ridinghousecafe.co.uk Kind regards More 

Stamford, United Kingdom
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486 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I've visited a few times over the years and trendy places like this in London have a tendency to go downhill....but this is still maintaining the quality of its cuisine and service. A delightful business lunch was had by all where we shared a number of plates from Mac'n'Cheese to Pork belly to Oysters. All washed down with a delightful... More 

Thank Robsski
fabianmagnuss0n, General Manager at The Riding House Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words! Super happy to hear that we are still delivering. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards More 

Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Me and my boyfriend visiting The Riding House Café for breakfast around once a month. The food is pricey but delicious so you don't mind paying that little bit more. Good choice of food and drinks. Edgy style. Good service. Would rate 9/10.

Thank Cakes1991
fabianmagnuss0n, General Manager at The Riding House Cafe, responded to this review

Your 9/10 made our day! Thank you! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 26 - USD 40
Cafe, European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-51 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 7PQ, England
  • Public Transportation: The Riding House Cafe is located a 5 minute walk from Oxford Circus underground and a 10 minute walk from Tottenham Court Rd. The restaurant is served by numerous bus routes within a very short walk. Boris Bike bays are located on Foley St.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Fitzrovia
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzrovia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7927 0840

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