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Le Pain Quotidien

81-85 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3JS, England
+44 20 3657 6938
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“bread” (18 reviews)
“tartine” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
81-85 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3JS, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On arrival we were shown to a table, surprisingly at lunchtime quite a choice. Service acceptable if not welcoming. We had the chicken tatin, almost no chicken, a bit of toast and lettuce. Nothing wrong but wouldn't come again. The staff and food make restaurants...More

Thank CecilGgibley
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear CecilGgibley, Thank you for your review of your recent visit to our Notting Hill gate restaurant. We were sorry to read how you were left underwhelmed by your visit. Le Pain Quotidien is committed to offering our guests a high standard food and dining...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

I have visited this particular cafe 5 times in total. In theory, I love their menus, their organic foods and drinks. Also the place is very cosy! I gave this place many chances and every time I was majorly let down by the waiters.... Even...More

Thank Vaidileas
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear Vaidileas, Thank you for your review. It is with great concern and disappointment that we read your feedback on your recent visits to our Notting Hill restaurant. Please allow us to apologise for service failings you have experienced. We would really appreciate the opportunity...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Calling the service appalling is doing it a kindness. The waiter was unfriendly and rude, the food slow, all contributing to an awful experience. The food could have saved it, but it was average to poor at best.More

Thank Prev-ran
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Prev-ran, Thank you for your feedback. We are only sorry that it details a negative experience. Please accept our sincere apologies for this poor experience. We would appreciate the chance to look into your experience further and to have an opportunity to rectify the...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Arrived and waited, waited, waited to get served, (there were three tables occupied upstairs, was ignored and then in preference to someone else who came in, got served, ordered a coffee. Waited, waited 17 mins later it arrived, almost cold and almost dumped the handle-less...More

1  Thank PM333
Reviewed 29 September 2017

menu is pricey with lots of items but not much choice, I ordered French onion soup it arrived stone cold. we sent it back waited quite a while and it had been heated up, now absolutely tasteless. I preserved to find big cracks in the...More

1  Thank Eileen M
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Eileen M, Thank you for your review. As a company we are committed to offering our guests the highest standards possible - as part of this we actively review and monitor all feedback received and use this to inform future business decisions. Your feedback...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

The "Organic Pot au feu" (with curried chicken) was served lukewarm in a cracked ceramic bowl!!! The handles of the cutlery did not seem clean. I was appalled that any proper chef would ever send out food (1) lukewarm and (2) in a cracked bowl...More

1  Thank MasterChef1000
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Having woken up early on Sunday I thought I'd treat myself to scrambled eggs on toast and coffee at this local chain restaurant. The cappuccino coffee turned up in good time but I waited a long time for my food. - despite the fact that...More

Thank Fred C
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Fred C, Thank you for your recent visit. We are only sorry that it was such a disappointing visit. Here at Le Pain Quotidien we pride ourselves on our usually high standards of food and service and are therefore disappointed we got it wrong...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This chain of stores has really good bread and good breakfast choices including several with organic breads and eggs. My breakfast at the Notting Hill Gate location lived up to that. The coffee is also good. Staff was attentive even with lots of costumers. Also...More

Thank MaHin80
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Fresh, tasty breads and other bakery: a chain, yes, but imaginative and well presented. Good value, swift and cheerful service.More

Thank Max W
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Dear Max, Thank you for visiting and reviewing your experience at our London Notting Hill restaurant. We are glad that our fresh predominantly organic food as well as the value and service were all to your liking on your recent visit. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

A long wait to order. Coffee came after 20 minutes and the scone ordered never materialised. The well known TV chef on the next table however was served immediately!More

Thank Jane R
LePainQuotidienUK, Guest Relations Manager at Le Pain Quotidien, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Dear Jane R, We are really sorry to hear about your recent experience in our Notting Hill restaurant. Here at Le Pain Quotidien we take great pride in offering a consistently reliable and high standard service experience and were therefore disappointed by the circumstances you...More

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Lucy B
17 February 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81-85 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3657 6938
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