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The Hummingbird Bakery

#21 of 290 Bakeries in London#1,382 of 19,536 Places to Eat in London}
€€ - €€€Cafe
47 Old Brompton Road, London SW7 3JP, England
+44 20 7851 1795
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“cupcakes” (160 reviews)
“carrot cake” (16 reviews)
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47 Old Brompton Road, London SW7 3JP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing cupcakes - the Halloween themed cakes looked amazing. I only wish I’d known that a box of mini cupcakes needed to be ordered 24 hours in advance - still the Nutella cupcake was very tasty

Thank Claire O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! What a find! We dropped by this place on our first day in London (we were staying in a hotel further down the street). We wound up stopping in a couple more times during our stay, as the shop is a block from the...More

Thank ccdid10
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Went for a mid-morning coffee and cake at my wife's request (she has all the Hummingbird Bakery books). The shop is really a take-away with a few seats and a a couple of tables outside. There are no customer toilets either (which is worth knowing)....More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The BEST red velvet I've ever eaten! The cakes look beautiful and so they taste. Worthly to visit when in London

Thank Esther0897
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Having been a fan of the recipe books we had to stop when we saw the cafe. Had a carrot cake, hot chocolate & red velvet cake came to £14.70 so not cheap but it was a great taste moist fresh cake.... very rich, the...More

Thank ljbunny
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We had seen this on TripAdvisor earlier in the week but they close early. On Saturday they are open later so we stopped and got our desserts. Highly recommend the Lemon Raspberry sponge cake. We we're both very pleased.

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I have stopped by here before. The bakery just draws you in with its tempting displays and it never disappoints

Thank marilynsbca
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I have been a huge fan of The Hummingbird Bakery for many years and this is also my favourite location. I love it in summer where you can sit outside in the sunshine and indulge on their amazing bakes. I only wish they could expand...More

Thank beckywestwood
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Oh yes, this is the place to pop into if you are near and in need of a sweet retreat. The carrot cake is very tasty and the brownies are rich and satisfying , and to our liking, not as fudgy as most are in...More

Thank mike e
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderfully friendly beautiful little gem seating outside. Cakes to die for and so much information about the cakes from the girls in the shop.

Thank Nanasaeitch17
Nearby
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Old Brompton Road, London SW7 3JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7851 1795
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