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Drink Shop & Do

9 Caledonian Road | Kings Cross, London N1 9DX, England
+44 20 7278 4335
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (52 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Healthy, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
9 Caledonian Road | Kings Cross, London N1 9DX, England
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1 - 10 of 378 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a brilliant afternoon for my future sister in Law's hen doo! Could not have asked for more... great table decorations, hilarious party games, fab atmosphere, unlimited prosecco and good food! Tali and Coralie were great in helping me plan the afternoon and also brilliant...More

Thank Adelenewby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I use to come to drink shop do a lot but ever since the DJ with the frizzy hair started playing music on a Friday I'm now considering not coming again. As lovely as the staff are and the prices being affordable the DJ simply...More

Thank aydem444
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regulars from this amazing place. Friday night all you heard was the best of 90s and hip hop with RnB... NOW it's all drum and bass. Disappointing knowing what this place come from to what it is now. The staff and management is...More

Thank Tyrell K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I organised a hen do this past weekend and I was excited to come here as it had been recommended. When we arrived the place was chaotic and the manager was having an argument with another hen group - very unprofessional. We were told we...More

Thank hollie_app
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A table was booked for a hen party. It cost £72 per person. What did we get? A few cakes which I would describe as average. Sandwiches which were unappetizing. Proseco and tea. We then had some tatty ribbon and materials put on the table...More

Thank diana149
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place at the recommendation of a friend. First few cocktails weren't great, but drinkable. Then moved downstairs where I was served an extremely poor Martini (costing £9 I might add). When I took it back the barman would not accept there was...More

Thank 5Pearson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've booked the place for a hen do and have been quite disappointed by the overall experience. The music was extremely loud, which meant we could barely hear ourselves. The food itself was quite average - the sandwiches are just a huge loaf of bread...More

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for birthday drinks and nibbles in the upstairs area. Music was super loud and sound system was terrible. They moved us to the entrance area. We could finally hear each other but table was small for 10 people. Anyway, we were very...More

Thank Susana D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The first time I visited was in 2012, and during my last visit a few days ago I noticed they removed the "shop" portion. I think it's still very cute, I like the colorful decor. I ordered a small sandwich, cake, and hot chocolate, all...More

Thank SnappleSpice
Reviewed 11 April 2017

There are so many flies in this cafe - including right at the back where I was sitting. I mentioned these to a staff member who seemed unconcerned and said 'oh, I'm surprised you have them at the back as well, we do struggle with...More

Thank rhiannafrances
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Spruce
Is this cafe appropriate to take a child (7) to? If allowed, would it get funny looks?
22 February 2015|
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Response from drinkshopdo | Property representative |
Hello, Yes children are welcome during the daytime when we're much more of a cafe for lunch, tea & cakes etc. It is strictly over 18s after 7pm and this is when we run our events & DOs. Grace
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 18:00
Monday
07:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 00:00
Thursday
07:30 - 00:00
Friday
07:30 - 02:00
Saturday
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Caledonian Road | Kings Cross, London N1 9DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7278 4335
  • E-mail
Description
Drink, Shop & Do is a cafe by day, bar by night with fun things to DO! It's hidden behind a sweet shop in an old Victorian bath house in Kings Cross. We are open all day, every day for cocktails, afternoon tea, shopping, drinking, dancing and fun things to DO.