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Ragged Canteen

22 Newport Street | Beaconsfield, London SE11 6AY, England
+44 20 7582 6465
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible21%
18 Sep 2017
“Limited menu but very tasty”
6 Apr 2018
“Overpriced tiny portions.”
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
22 Newport Street | Beaconsfield, London SE11 6AY, England
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I used to love this place, the food was good value for money and very delicious. Since they changed chef and menu from 2016, the food is not as tasty, portions have become a lot smaller and prices have gone up. Not a good experience...More

Thank Licia_Sorrentino
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Really good veg menu. fresh and put together with care. Coffee really good, good price point. Home cooked. highly recommend. The gallery above is an unexpectedly large space.

Thank Elys J
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This place has a limited vegan menu but the food is very tasty. I had the brunch which was veganised by switching the egg for tofu & that was really good, nice flavours, my wife had the chickpea omlette which she said was good too....More

Thank KiplingDynamite
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Well it says brunch but you get the lunch menu. If the menu is ready. Quirkily charming with food very tasty and good coffee with soya or almond milk. Expect a laid back unhurried and mildly eccentric approach ! Overall ok

Thank Noel C
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This was okay-ish - nothing special. Staff a bit reticent and shy and not very friendly. My mushroom in blanket was over herby (thyme predominated), but okay - £2.50.

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I'm tempted to give a poor review as I would like to keep this gem of a place a secret. The spot is ideal if you're visiting the Newport Street Gallery. Don't expect 5 star surroundings but if you enjoy delicious wholesome fresh food at...More

Thank trumptonfirestation
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Lovely sun filled cafe with a casual and rustic feel. Super looking open sandwiches, though we only had coffee and cake on our first visit. Original recipes for cake - mine was a sort of chocolate brownie, but made with beetroot! Delish. Can't wait to...More

Thank glassarfemptee
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Even before we entered, we could detect a smell of overused cooking oil wafting out of the doors. Inside, the smell was pervasive; there didn't seem to be any ventilation. The staff were offhand and didn't seem familiar with the set-up. There was only one...More

Thank dianella28
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

Great place for lunch. Very nice atmosphere + nice and friendly people. The food is very good, we had a veggie lasagna and open sandwich with humus and vegetables: delicious!

Thank micboc
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Out with a mate taking a look at the newly opened Newport Street gallery across the road, currently without a cafe/restaurant, we chanced upon the Beaconsfield Gallery (well worth a mooch around) and the Ragged Canteen. Just wanted a little bite and both settled for...More

1  Thank Ray P
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US$7 - US$9
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Newport Street | Beaconsfield, London SE11 6AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7582 6465
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The Ragged Canteen at Beaconsfield serves a daily changing menu of vegetarian lunches with vegan and gluten free options, homemade cakes, organic Monmouth coffee and fair-trade teas. Our passion is healthy, comforting, out-of-ordinary food at affordable prices. Discover us in the historic Lambeth Ragged School, part of the emerging Vauxhall cultural quarter. Drop in to an inspirational environment with a continuous programme of progressive art, free Wi-fi, art magazines, weekend newspapers and an outside terrace for sunny days. Children are very welcome.
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