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The Garden Café
Queen Mary’s Gardens
Inner CircleRegent's ParkLondonNW1 4NU
- +44 (0)20 7935 5729
Stumbled upon this place and stopped for a late breakfast after walking through the park. It is right near the amazing Queen Mary's rose garden, the smell of the roses! Wow.
The cafe is mostly glass so you still get a garden feel. There is outside seating but it looked like the people out there were being bothered by birds.
You pick a table(the menus are on the table) then go up and order...more
Situated in the middle of Regents Park, this has been refurbished (interior only) as of July 2014 and now known as 'The Smokehouse'. I have been here a few times and it's only for the Bacon!. The staff are friendly, has plenty of bench's outside to sit on nice sunny days, they also do serve many cafe type food/drink but all produce looks really fresh and certain foods cooked on-site, so if...more
Used to come here all the time in the summer.
Perfect for a nice glass of wine when it's sunny, and always lovely outside.
Service can be a little despondent- it gets pretty busy and the staff are a little rude sometimes, but the food is lovely, I definitely recommend the deserts on the homemade treats table in the centre!
Can get a little loud, it tends to be a middle-class family lunch...more
You're paying for location on this one...
I don't understand why the park cafes are so expensive, however as far as this one goes, you get some lovely fresh options that make up for wallet discomfort.
I like the chilli prawn salad, even though it was dripping with balsamic vinegar and wasn't 'that spicy', I do like the tenderstem broccoli and soya beans combo.
The fish and chips is also...more
Verdict: An OK place, among not that many options, when running around in Regent's Park!
- Location and surroundings.
- Depending on your sighting route a "take break or chelax place" at the beginning, at the middle or at the end of a walk or park visit!
- Decent coffee.
- Decent pricing. At the self service counter that is and not the food.
- Decent WIFI even on the terrace.