Beppe's Cafe supply sandwiches, snacks and hot drinks to eat in or take away. Seating on the pavement area is provided, weather permitting.
Venue Details & Map
23 West SmithfieldThe CityLondonEC1A 9HY
- +44 (0)20 7236 7822
- Public transport:
- Farringdon, Underground
I've walked by this café hundreds of times, but always in the evening when it was already closed. But after looking online and seeing they had good reviews, I decided to give it a try for breakfast. I got the smoked salmon with poached egg on ciabatta, which cost a pretty steep £5.80. That said, it was beautifully presented, in a box, open face with a good helping of rocket leaves, halved...more
I happened upon Beppe's also while it was being hidden during a filming at St. Bart's across the street. It was the only place opened at 7:30am on a Friday, and I'm glad I found it because the high street sucks around the St. Paul's area. I was there to watch Sherlock being filmed, and went in to get a hot tea and breakfast. I ordered two Earl Grays and a bacon/egg sandwich, which came out to...more
I first discovered Beppe's when it was actually hidden...hidden by a camera crew which was filming...maybe the lastest James Bond movie?Anyway, this accidental discovery triggered me to flip out my Yelp-App and bookmark this place as "definitely try out one of these days".
One of these days was yesterday and I am so glad I came here:
this is a rather typical London caff, with bacon sizzling...more
...At last, my made to order sandwich has come along,
My hungry days are over,
And life is like a song...
A lovely antidote to the pre-packaged in plastic sandwiches with their soggy bread and overly heavy condiment(ing)! Beppes is not a looker, to be sure, but what it lacks in visual charm it surely makes up for in fresh food like the grilled Halloumi and vegetable toasted ciabatta sandwich...more
In America, if you wanted to find the best doughnuts around, it would probably be a good idea to ask the nearest police officer.
Similarly, in England, you would do the same if you were looking for a noteworthy all-day breakfast.
We ended up at Beppe's at the suggestion of a constable when we asked him for a good place to get a good fry up.
Beppe's provided this and then some. Across...more