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Patisserie Valerie

) #128 of 278 Bakeries in London #7,222 of 19,247 Places to Eat in London €€ - €€€ Cafe, European
80 Long Acre | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9NG, England
+44 20 7240 5592
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
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“cakes” (19 reviews)
“blt” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 20:00All hours
Cafe, European
€€ - €€€
80 Long Acre | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9NG, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looked promising from outside, which is why we went in. Service ok. Food average. Selection of cakes was good, but my coffee eclair had hair on it which wasn't great. Americano was excellent. Didn't feel that clean and could benefit from a deep clean and...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast is a bit different at Valerie. As always good food fair coffee but the toilet is a bit grubby.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I'd been looking forward to spending my gift voucher on afternoon tea with my best mate all day but from the moment we sat down it went down hill; The waitress seemed very disinterested and wasn't informative at all! I explained that I had a...More

Thank Gilchrist-Burnard
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Second visit in two months to Patisserie Valerie in Long Acre, London and both times staff slow and surly to the point of rudeness. If they don't like the job they should move on!

Thank AberfeldyTeuchter
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Very pleasant experience. I love PV particularly for it's coffee. I like my coffee smooth and rich and it doesn't fail. If you are a coffee fanatic then PV is the place to go! The surroundings are lovely, clean and peaceful, not too noisy, so...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I grab a hot drink every weekday morning from this café and always receive a warm and friendly welcome. The staff usually remember what I like to drink, which is great service for a busy London café. The cakes are also delicious, although my wife...More

Thank 2017RP
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The coffees and ciabattas were fine but the service was glum all around and the toilet is seriously in need of refurbishment. Management needs to get a grip - this is supposed to be a premium brand.

Thank FliesM20P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Pâtisserie was usual high standard. Shame the staff were not. Waitress either didn't understand me or chose not to and was less than helpful. Fastest service was the bill!

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We came here with a Groupon voucher for brunch and a hot drink. My OH isnt that keen on hot drinks so asked if he could swap it for a cheaper cold drink but they said no, I guess rules are rules! We both ordered...More

Thank Diana M
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Normally I love patisserie Valerie, but the service at this one left a lot to be desired. We waited ages to be even acknowledged by the waitress and then a long time to get our food.

Thank 974janetr
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Long Acre | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7240 5592
  • E-mail
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