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The Hummingbird Bakery

) #19 of 277 Bakeries in London #1,052 of 19,382 Places to Eat in London $$ - $$$ Cafe
Notting HIll 133 Portobello Road, London W11 2DY, England
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“cupcakes” (153 reviews)
“brownie” (23 reviews)
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10:00 - 18:00All hours
$$ - $$$
Notting HIll 133 Portobello Road, London W11 2DY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cupcake was nice but not anything spectacular. We tried the carrot cake one and if we'd come back would maybe try something other than a cupcake.

Thank Spreview345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Without a doubt the best chocolate brownie I've ever eaten in my life, topped with chocolate cream cheese frosting and it was to die for. The girls behind the counter were lovely and helped me with choose because everything looked amazing. Delicious tea too! The...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've waited years to eventually visit a Hummingbird bakery after having several of the cookery books and following them on Facebook etc, so was really chuffed to finally make it to one. The Portobello Road bakery doesn't have seating, only a bar to lean on,...More

Thank MandaCornwall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the places in London I always come back to when I'm in London. Tasty and reasonably priced. Highly recommended!

Thank Lea O
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

If you love red velvet then this is the place for u! The cream cheese frosting is full of sugary goodness! If you havn't been to one before- queuing up at their Notting hill location is worth it. The line moves rather fast so be...More

2  Thank Sally B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The bakery is small but has a wide variation of cupcakes and cakes. The service was very nice. The cupcakes (red velvet and caramel) were tasty but a bit too sweet.

Thank CocoNoir1982
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A beautiful shop with many varieties of cupcakes. It's actually a very famous spot ! Can tell about the taste cause we had a night walk and it was closed , but everything looked promising.

Thank Ada L
Reviewed 2 April 2017

If you go then definitely opt for the cake slices rather than the cupcakes. The rainbow cake and salted caramel cake were absolutely delicious. The cupcakes were not so nice, for me I personally have tasted better. I was also disappointed with the slow service...More

Thank GlitterR0se
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Drop by for really yummy homemade classic cupcakes if you're around the area. They were fresh and tasty, very indulgent!

Thank kbrlw
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I was a bit nervous about using the online ordering as you can't really get a proper look at the cakes or packaging, but I ordered a selection of cakes for my mum for Mothers Day and they were delivered on time and beautifully packaged....More

Thank Jaq55
Notting Hill
As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more
than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal
that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide
attention. In this attractive cobblestoned
neighbourhood, a delectable variety of eateries,
independent shops, galleries and street vendors offer
a delightful window into how to live the good life in
London, with each presenting visitors with an
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Eesha T
19 September 2016|
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Response from aC0hen | Reviewed this property |
Wow, tough question. I'd recommend asking them on their Twitter page @hummingbbakery. They'll be more than glad to help! Enjoy
25 August 2016|
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Response from Marianne M | Reviewed this property |
No need for that, however there are only a few chairs/tables available. Try getting the table by window:)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Notting HIll 133 Portobello Road, London W11 2DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: 0044202078511795
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