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Patisserie Valerie - Charing Cross

48-50 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0BB, England
+44 20 7242 1875
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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“cakes” (51 reviews)
“eclairs” (3 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
48-50 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0BB, England
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Staff were rude and abrupt. Ordered breakfast tea and peppermint tea, both were like dishwater and massively overpriced.

Thank DancingQueenDee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for a quick breakfast and thoroughly enjoyed the mashed avocado and poached egg on toast. A tad on the expensive side £13.70 including a coffee and orange juice. The service was very good.

Thank grwpl
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Saturday morning visit for breakfast. Very fast and attentive advice from waiters. Good food and hot drinks. The usual high standard I have come to expect from Patisserie Valerie. This is a good location for Soho and Covent Garden

Thank Dave_Cowley_Road
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Very busy on the Saturday afternoon we there but staff coped well! Several tried to queue jump...I don't think so! Good selection teas/coffees and every cake imaginable!

Thank Chris0007
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Tried they made Macarons, they are really good, the price is fair, and the place looks nice, recommend to try!

Thank ViktorasZ
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Early evening visit, midweek. Apple juice straight out of the economy shelf of the supermarket (only sweetness, no acidity). Service slow and one incorrect mains brought. The Winter Pie was almost inedible with hard pastry and dried out filling. Sat facing a rear window which...More

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I had dinner here after watching Part 1 of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play and before returning back for Part 2. It is walking distance to Palace Theatre on Shaftesbury Ave. The price was great and the quality was good. 12.95 BPS...More

Thank HelloWY
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We were there for breakfast two time: one seated and one to go. Pastries are fresh and pretty good and we are demanding (we are french). Staff is very friendly

Thank Christophe H
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Although I love the cakes from Patisserie Valerie, always very fresh and tasty, it was the excellent service from Maria that made me write this review. I first went to this shop in Charing Cross Road in November, when I was looking for a cake...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We hadn't been to a Patisserie Valerie before, but having spotted the yummy looking cakes in the window when passing this one the previous night, we decided to round off our evening, having previously partaken of raclette and mulled wine in Leicester Square, with cake...More

Thank TauntonBob
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48-50 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7242 1875
  • E-mail
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