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GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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All reviews brunch bread cakes almond croissant veggie soup french toast portobello road chai latte stopped for breakfast great cafe well worth the wait quick bite loaves tomato pounds
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We couldn't talk to each other, music far too loud. It was more like a club than a cafe. A bit overpriced.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank viajera-bcn
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Love the staff and the atmosphere This bakery have a very nice variety of mini bites thats tasted really nice I tried the salmon bites, cheese sticks and flat white coffee Would be better if have more room inside, but that's the way it is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank aliyoussefw
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

The Bakery is next to Portobello road, so you don't need to search for it. The food was very good and it was quickly: perfect for a trip to Notting Hill, without waiting to much time on eating.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank angelikastgr
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

So the guys were quite OK, but very poorly organised and messy in general. They were consistently mistaking orders for many tables. The coffee is absolutely terrible, in both macchiato and americano form, while the latte was OK. Quiche and roll were acceptable, but the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Waited over 15 minutes for a white Americano. Eventually had to get up to pick it from the counter. Shame because the food is quite good.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rupert B
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

After spending an hour at a chaotic embassy in the area, hubby and I were in desperate need of a decent coffee. Knowing that this chain is not cheap we still decided to grab a coffee and a bite to eat. The cappuccino was weak...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Margarithe
CarolineL4718, Manager at GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Thanks for letting us know, Margarithe, and so sorry that you had an unpleasant experience. We'd love to follow up on this so could you kindly send us an email to breadheads@gailsbread.co.uk with the date and time of your visit?

Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Was excited to visit as instagram photos looked so delicious... however it just kind of disappointed. I ordered a Soya latte and pecan tart, both lacked flavour. It wasn’t particularly busy but there were lots of finished mugs and plates that needed to be cleared....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank midnight-moon
CarolineL4718, Manager at GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Sorry to hear this. Could you email breadheads@gailsbread.co.uk and let us know what time you visited so we can look into it. Thank you

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

After numerous times of visit of Gail’s (diffident branches), me and my husband have finally decided never come again , as my husband said: “ it’s only the Idea of going to Gail’s is nice but the experience never nice” the food has constantly failed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nomad810196
CarolineL4718, Manager at GAIL’s Bakery Notting Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Sorry to hear you've had bad experiences. We'd love to know where we went wrong so we can get better. Please email breadheads@gailsbread.co.uk.

Reviewed 15 November 2018

Gail's bakery Notting Hill is a reliable chain to get a quick bite and a decent coffee when you are in the neighbourhood.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Stopped for breakfast on a cold autumn morning just before trawling porabello market...well worth the wait..superb breakfast, coffee and pastries...would return in a heartbeat..

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen P
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