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1268 High Rd, London N20 9HH, United Kingdom, London N20, England
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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Having worked in Whetstone N20 for five years and having visited the cafe hundreds of times I thought it about time to write a review. Chicken Escalope and Spaghetti, Spanish Omelette and home cooked chips or Lasagne and salad just a few of the home made foods available. Watch how quickly head chef Illyas works and still retains a sense... More 

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Thank sillyarms74
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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283 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Well worth a visit if peckish. Staff very friendly and usual offering of hearty good value food. Busy place with good atmosphere.

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Thank Tim L
London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

We stumbled into this little cafe today after going slightly off track on a walk we were doing. We were just going to have tea but were tempted by the breakfast menu. Everything was beautifully cooked including perfectly prepared poached eggs, something that can easily be overcooked. The staff were very friendly, the inside was clean and pleasant and the... More 

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Thank maureen1_12
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Often visited this cafe in the past as I work few doors down the staff are great and so friendly! I pop in now and again when I go past and they always remember me and ask how I'm doing. Great food very reasonable price. Love this cafe, will continue to go :)

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Thank Ben C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

All kinds of food, breakfast, lunch dinner, excellent family run cafe with very tasty food, must visit for a top breakfast or light/big lunch

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Thank Daniel M
Singapore, Singapore
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Does what it says on the tin, good breakfast. No fresh juice and tea is weak but food is good. Definitely recommend for breakfast

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Thank jjhlawson
Bradford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

If you are staying in North London and need to set your day off with great quality hearty breakfast then pop in to see Kurt and his team. Friendly service, quality ingredients and value for money.

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London, United Kingdom
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2014

Have had many breakfasts in this Cafe whether its to cure a hangover to start the day off on a full belly. The owner is always extremely welcoming and friendly and the food is always well presented and tastes good.

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Thank Andrew_Tayl0r
Watford, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2014

I've been comign here for breakfast with my kids on and off for about two years and it's always good - friendly staff, good value for money, nothing is ever too much trouble. The place is always clean and I never have to wait long although it's always fine with them if I want to linger over my tea in... More 

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Thank Stephanie K
London
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

Clean, cheap and friendly service. A stream of regulars, all of whom are made welcome plus a large amount of families. Can't recommend highly enough - a real gem!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1268 High Rd, London N20 9HH, United Kingdom, London N20, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?