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Pret a Manger

#323 of 17,559 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Castle Road, London NW1 8PP, England
+44 20 7379 5335
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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

These shops, with a rather unpronounceable name, are all over London. The density is astounding, from the entrance of one it's sometimes possible to see the next one already. Especially in business and shopping areas it's almost one next to the other. They seem to employ the same scheme that made Starbucks famous: attract customers with power sockets and free... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It will always be my favourite coffee shop in London. The great food and drinks and even recently they added to their menu mint hot chocolate. Perfect!!!

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the best cofee in London here Even better than starbucks Best chocolate cookies Bes grab and go sandwitches

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Thank Moustafa M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy - food was not great - we bought food & drink - The only toilet the store has was out of use - due to storing rubbish in the toilet !!!! Any food chain should by LAW - ( serving food & drink ) have toilets in use . The store was full - we were told to... More 

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Thank Toni S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pret is the best way if you're searching about delicious snacks, i tried a few things over there , croissant, granola, and alot All is delicious but for me i really appreciate there's croissant it's really french croissant, crunchy and yummy

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went in for drinks. It was spacious, bright and clean, with adequate seating. There was a really good choice of snacks, sandwiches, soups and fresh fruit. A selection of teas and coffees were available too. The prices were reasonable, rolls and sandwiches well filled which definitely came across as value for money.

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Thank Pisces232
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

If your visiting London its best place to have a quick and healthy breakfast without hassle, good price for organic food and coffee. Always got seats and right middle in trafalgar 5 min to covent garden or leicester square , happy service and good baristas.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

While the coffee was your average chain, it was nice to always have a decent cup of coffee nearby. We found that the staff was always friendly and it was a good stop to grab a quick snack and coffee whenever and wherever we needed it around London!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

the Staff do not have Customer service nor attention detail, the food is really nice but the price is expensive

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Went there for coffee and a sandwich today. Service from behind the counter was frosty to say the least. Not a please or thank you or a smile from any of the staff, they were all EU people and perhaps how they provide service at home. Though ib a city that survives on the tourist industry, it doesnt go down... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Road, London NW1 8PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7379 5335

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or simply to be among the multitude of people who pass through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated by some impromptu act of a street performer wowing the crowds in Covent Garden's Piazza. If you do have tickets, you'll be pleased to note that many of the local eateries accommodate theatergoers with prix fixe menus, early dinners, and later than usual opening hours. 


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