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GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill

138 Portobello Road | Notting Hill, London W11 2DZ, England
+44 20 7460 0766
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
“cakes” (16 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
138 Portobello Road | Notting Hill, London W11 2DZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to stop when going to portobello market and take a rest Nice decoration and loved their almond croissant so soft from inside and crispy from outside and the mini cakes r so tasty rose pistachio cake and honey cake

Thank Q8LOST
Caroline L, Manager at GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and we're pleased to hear you enjoyed our bakes.

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I both had toasted sourdough 'baguette' with mozzarella, tomato and pesto. They were large, tasty and filling. Unfortunately, our coffees were poor. A cappuccino for her and a double macchiato for me. Both were very weak and my macchiato was far too...More

Thank Pierre48
Caroline L, Manager at GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback Pierre, although we're sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your coffees. Could you email us with more detail about the coffees so that we can follow up with the baristas in Notting Hill and arrange your next coffees on us?...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Had a delicious lunch at this lovely bakery - avocado and mixed seeds on toast. Tasty, simple, fresh and healthy, very nice. Excellent service, lovely staff.

Thank PhoebeVerity
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We liked the bakery/cafe's environment. Casual but comfortable and not too busy or crammed even on a Saturday. We were here for brunch and the menu was simple but there was a good variety. We paid 3 pounds for scrambled eggs as a side to...More

Thank Lena F
Caroline L, Manager at GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Lena, thanks for your feedback. Could you let us know what you didn't like about the scrambled eggs, so that we can improve?

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

My daughter has been a couple of times and recommended it to us. So we popped into Gail’s one afternoon and had a lovely vegan cake and a speciality tea....nice atmosphere...

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Came into Gail’s Bakery full of positive expectation Reviews generally looked good and the pastries and savouries on display looked really appetising. However, simply asking for honey instead of maple syrup (for my 6 year old daughter) elicited such an outrageously rude response from the...More

1  Thank hindsy1
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Whether for coffee or breakfast, this is a nice spot with plenty of space. Nice for people watching, too

Thank spiewaa
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Very nice Good coffe, tasty vegan sandwich, great muffin pie gave us a very much needed peaceful break.

Thank Danny N
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Situated on a corner in a busy part of the Portobello Market this bakery is well patronised. For GBP12 we received cold and weak cappuccinos and firm almond croissant in a very un-French style.

1  Thank FFadden
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I came with my partner to eat breakfast as it was local to our home and we ordered the sautéed mushrooms with an egg and scrambled eggs with smoked salmon. The mushroom toast arrived and the mushrooms were cold and heavily cooked with onion which...More

3  Thank Jasmin E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Portobello Road | Notting Hill, London W11 2DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7460 0766
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