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Tom's Deli

Somerset House | Strand, London WC2R 1LA, London, England
+44 20 7848 1194
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good56%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Deli
$$ - $$$
Somerset House | Strand, London WC2R 1LA, London, England
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

If you happen to be visiting Somerset House or the Courtauld Gallery . .or even if you are anywhere within a kilometre of the place, go and have lunch at Tom's Deli, Somerset House . .. it is fantastic. The foods are excellent ( I...More

Thank MustBe
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The venue was very grubby! The woodwork could all do with a wipe with a cloth and some kitchen spray. Coffee and cake was fine though.

Thank Manda S
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Visited on Saturday after a busy morning's sightseeing Nice place to sit and relax, away from hustle and bustle Very good coffee and excellent cakes - red velvet was delicious Very fast service Would return

Thank Nellietheelephant59
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Food very well displayed, well priced and delicious. The staff were very efficient and were able to answer my friends query about contents of baguettes etc. The vegetable soup was very nice, it came with tasty bread and some butter. The baguettes were well filled...More

Thank homesteads
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Took my mum and mum in law on a day trip to London to see their granddaughter who is studying at Kings next door to Somerset House. Out of all the places to choose to eat in London we choose Tom's Kitchen as I wanted...More

Thank Kaz927
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Sitting beside the Somerset House restaurant, they offer affordable express options for food lovers on-the-go, serving breakfast, lunch and daily treats like sandwiches, salads, homemade cakes, pastries and snacks, all freshly made using local seasonal produce. Nice and tasty.

1  Thank ElenaNW87RL
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Very creative menu, full of flavour. Little pricey but worth it given the surroundings. Service was a little slow and surly but otherwise OK

Thank gemmamorris3980
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We visited yesterday while attending an art exhibition & presentation. The deli is situated in a convenient location& has lovely food,furniture & fixtures! We sat in one of the delightful open windows overlooking the courtyard. It was lovely! We had drinks & cake & everything...More

Thank Katie and L
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I really liked the takeaway salads and the rustic interior of this café. The staff were also very friendly and helpful. The hot chocolate was quite good but would have benefited from a better balance of sweet and dark flavouring - overall I'd give the...More

Thank Lucentia
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Round off the joys of the Courtauld with coffee, salad and cake in this pleasant cafe. On the other side of Somerset House courtyard from the gallery itself, with doors at the back out to the river ( and outside tables for the brave) this...More

Thank Susie H
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Somerset House | Strand, London WC2R 1LA, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7848 1194
Not to be confused with Tom's Delicatessen in Westbourne Grove. This is part of the Tom's Kitchen chain, which consists of Tom's Deli, Tom's Kitchen and Tom's Terrace - all in Somerset House - and Tom's Kitchen in Chelsea.
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