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Grain Store Cafe & Bar

| Gatwick Airport South Terminal, Crawley RH6 0NP, England
+44 1293 501328
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
4:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Gatwick Airport South Terminal, Crawley RH6 0NP, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Fresh food
"Love that you can get fresh food from an airport."
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2. Friendly, fast service
"Staff are a credit to this company."
William C
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3. Stunning decor
"This restaurant is truly an oasis."
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1 - 10 of 566 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Made a choice base on the reviews and the famous chef behind the grain store but..... *dirty table - and dirty glasses and knives - *slow waitress and rude / manager I think as she was in black but not sure as it was messy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank PaulDavidson-1971
Sasha F, General Manager at Grain Store Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear PaulDavidson-1971, Thank you for your feedback which I truly appreciate. We understand that our attention to detail is one of the key components to creating a positive experience for all our customers. Your feedback enables me to review and fine tune our table set...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I never made it to the Grain Store when it was in London, so was very surprised and happy to see one in the departures area of Gatwick South Terminal. It stands heads and shoulders above the other options for food - everything on the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank jessxbL8444YC
John B, Owner at Grain Store Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Jessica B, Thanks so much for your kind words, and we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast with us. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant as it was the only one with seats available in the airport at the time that wasn’t overrun with children or loud groups. We were seated quickly and had our drinks served in a good amount of time. We ordered two...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nikolab645
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here courtesy of a Priority Pass £15 discount due yet again not getting into No1 Lounge with PP. Nice staff, friendly. Fresh fish and chips and decent glass of Pinot. Quiet on a Sunday late afternoon, but it’s a better than average airport concession,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jerseyman1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for a light bite. Fresh and different from regular airport food. Nice atmosphere and quick service. Will def come back next time in Gatwick!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lenesmil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best vegetarian sausages ever. Saff exilent very friendly. Will definitely go again. Recommend highly

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Susan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered poached eggs on toast and the egg was under cooked. Waiter came over and noticed I had not eaten the eggs and asked if everything was ok. I replied eggs under cooked but I was in a hurry so not to worry. Waiter...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Woodsull
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst the burger was good the addition of a great variety of gins (and tonics to match) made the visit all the better. The service wasn't the greatest but was adequate so if you're in a rush make sure you "get their attention!"More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jay3449
Sasha F, General Manager at Grain Store Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jay H, Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It is always great to hear that you enjoyed your meal and also for highlighting our wonderful gin selection. I will share your kind comments with the team and we will look...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At Gatwick I needed somewhere to get a meal before heading off, I thought I’d give this a try. Staff were friendly and happy to help, I ordered the all day breakfast and what a disappointment, no much food for just over £11. Apart from...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank paul08031985
Sasha F, General Manager at Grain Store Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear paul08031985, It is always disappointing to receive negative feedback. I would like to assure you that I take all comments into consideration and would like to sincerely apologize for the shortfall in the All Day Breakfast and for the fact that it fell short...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m just finishing my delicious vegetarian breakfast with poached egg, veggie sausages, mushroom, grilled tomatoes and sourdough toast with avocado smash. I resisted the real Cumberland sausages as I have a long flight ahead of me. This is an exceptional restaurant - especially for an...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank amandasF4232YA
Sasha F, General Manager at Grain Store Cafe & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear amandasF423YA, Thank you for leaving such a fantastic review. I am so glad to read that you enjoyed your breakfast as well as your kind comments about our staff and restaurant. We are continuously striving to deliver an excellent and unforgettable experience to our...More

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26 August 2017|
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Response from Gary A | Reviewed this property |
No didn't get billed . Food was fantastic but what a rip off for the worlds worst cup of coffee and most expensive basics toast that should have been included in the cost of a full English...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Gatwick Airport South Terminal, Crawley RH6 0NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 501328
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Gatwick Airport
Grain Store Cafe & Bar is a full-service restaurant in Gatwick Airport's South Terminal Departures Lounge. We offer a diverse menu to cater for all tastes and appetites, as well as a cocktail bar for those just in need of a drink, and a takeaway counter for passengers on the move. We focus on the freshness and provenance of our ingredients and virtually everything we offer is prepared in-house by our team of chefs. Our menu was specially created with the busy airport traveller in mind by celebrated chef Bruno Loubet.
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