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27 Exmouth Market | Clerkenwell, London EC1R 4QL, England
+44 20 7833 9757
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  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brownie” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“great bagels” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British
27 Exmouth Market | Clerkenwell, London EC1R 4QL, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here recently with friends. Great coffee, excellent beigels/bagels [take your pick!] and mellow tunes. All in all, a great combination ......and the staff were lovely too!

Thank SandyDave
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tasty bagels in a sweet little cafe. Good music playing and a chilled relaxed atmosphere. Great for a quick breakfast.

Thank isobelrose96
Reviewed 6 February 2018

popped in here for a quick breakfast and found myself coming back all the time! the staff are so lovely I just felt I had to leave them a nice review.

Thank lukejak93
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Sought out this music cafe.... A real treat! Good atmosphere & food. Friendly staff. Option to eat & buy music...... To sit, eat & listen, what a treat!

Thank tracyhyem50
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Brill is on my list of my favourite cafes in London. This lovely little place is located in the charming area of Exmouth (keep an eye out for the market !). The coffee is good and I fell in love with their oreo brownies. Brill...More

Thank AriRajaonson
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here while I was on a course for work nearby. I'd heard good things and wasn't disappointed. We were served promptly and waited around 10 minutes for the bagel. I had ordered the salmon special which was delicious. It looked small but was...More

Thank cf91
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Since discovering Brill opens late on Thursdays and Fridays, it has been our 'go to 'cafe -either before an evening at Sadlers Wells, or just to hang out in with friends in thier cute secluded garden. It is one of the friendliest cafes I've been...More

Thank traceydaniel2013
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Intimate cafe with excellent coffee and selection of sandwiches, pastries & CD's Jeremy the owner is always on hand with encyclopaedic knowledge of music.

Thank L4wrenceD
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Quirky little place. Great for a quick cup of tea and a cake. If you also happen to want a CD, they have a small, eclectic selection of artists on sale. Dog friendly and welcoming.

Thank Deetee100
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

So I've been coming to the place for a couple months now and at different times. First of staff, amazing!! Always lovely, smiley, staff. Love the coffee. They offer a wide selection of non dairy milks. I often get the coconut and have converted people...More

Thank Sebastian835
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site
of an ancient meat market which remains in operation
today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally
renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and
some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a
focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Exmouth Market | Clerkenwell, London EC1R 4QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Clerkenwell
  • Neighbourhood: Clerkenwell
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7833 9757
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