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Franx Continental Cafe

192 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8JL, England
+44 20 7836 7989
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
192 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8JL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time that we have visited Franx for breakfast and once again the food was great. The menu is really varied. However, we opted for the Vegetarian Breakfast (Egg, mushrooms, hash browns, beans, tomato and toast) and a Full English. The lunch...More

Thank JAT77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Looks can be deceiving, it small and rough around the edges but has the most fantastic, well priced local food! 100% recommend for everyone looking for a good english breakfast in a west-end cafe. Only downside is because its small not many seats but you...More

Thank Gemma J
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Great little place. Staff polite and helpful, food very tasty. I've had breakfast here a couple of times and pannini for lunch. Price is great and the coffee is good!

Thank louo446
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Really good breakfast. The staff are lovely, the food was really tasty and great portions. Next time I am in London I will be visiting Franx again.

Thank Kat P
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Proper old style London sandwich bar / 'caff' with options of cooked breakfast and sandwiches made to order. My staple toasted bacon sandwich was just as it should be accompanied with a large mug of tea. Service is quick, everyone is welcomed warmly. I wish...More

Thank Nico260
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Wow! Excellent food, excellent service and prices were very reasonable. We only wish we had found this place on Day 1... Can't recommend highly enough!

Thank 75guy
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

What a find. Fantastic breakfast and great staff. Tea comes in a proper mug. Very close to Shaftesbury theatre

Thank Sue K
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Italian style of welcoming inside thd store and way of service. We had two panini, one vegetarian (mozzarella tomato rucola) and one with parma ham. Prices affordable and the vegetarian panini was very good. The parma ham was slightly not as fresh as expected but...More

Thank Maria_Prodromou
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Was in the area looking for a breakfast at around 11, most places stop at 10ish, found Franx on here with great reviews. Cute and quaint little cafe, great service, food was fantastic. Would definitely recommend and come again when I'm in the area!

Thank Olivia W
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I wanted to have a full english breakfast and this place had great reviews. The food was tasty and even the black pudding wasnt that bad. Its a must try, The service was very friendly even the guy near the washrooms who was doing the...More

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Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7836 7989
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