The Blue Legume

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The Blue Legume

177 Upper Street
N1 1RG
+44 (0)20 7226 5858
Public transport:
Highbury & Islington, Underground
Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 40 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Blue Legume

5.0 out of 5 24 March 2016
by Margarita F.

Came here for brunch with a couple of friends today (they serve brunch until 4 pm). The restaurant was almost empty probably because of the time (3:30 pm on a weekday). Service was prompt, and food was delicious. For me the only downside to this place is getting here from East London where I'm staying. We ordered eggs Benedict, paninis, granola sundae and smoothies. Everything was great, and...more

4.0 out of 5 18 November 2015
by Sammijo S.

There are no shortage of restaurants on Upper street. With it being quite close to my digs, I do venture that way sometimes. I normally keep it simple and do Nandos (I know, not really a restaurant).

Having met a friend at the Cock Tavern on Highbury Corner, a favourite spot of mine for watching sport with friendly Irish folk, we were craving some food so began our walk down Upper Street. We...more

4.0 out of 5 5 September 2015
by Joelle R.

I'd passed this place several times and was happy we finally checked it out this morning. The interior is inviting and cozy, and the staff attentive, but not overly so.

I had the eggs benedict, which was a tad on the salty side, but overall, thumbs up! The eggs were cooked pretty well and the portion was reasonable. I had a white americano, as well, and it was delicious, hot and served with...more

4.0 out of 5 3 August 2015
by Jill S.

This is a fantastic place for brunch. Lots of healthy choices on the menu, the prices are very reasonable, and the decor is lovely. The food here is really good - like, really good. Probably the best meal I've had since moving to London a few weeks ago.

Make reservations for the weekends - this place gets busy!more

4.0 out of 5 25 November 2014
by Therese L.

Came here early on a Saturday in June to enjoy brunch with my partner and a couple of friends.

Service was fast and attentive despite the fact this place was, genuinely and with no exaggeration, packed to its limit.

I ordered french toast and bacon, my partner opted for pancakes with fruit and yoghurt and our friends went with good old English breakfasts.

Everything was tasty, carefully...more

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