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Coffee after lunch

This is an institution that deserves to be. Great coffee of course but great snack bites as well... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Aperol Spritz

A lovely little bar in a busy part of London. Would really recommend a visit when it's sunny so you... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“Dirty dump”
28 Oct 2017
“Coffee after lunch”
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22 Frith Street, London W1D 4RP, England
+44 20 7437 4520
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t bother. No table service despite menus out on tables, cash only too but not a sign in the place. More interested in providing football on the widescreen than service. Filthy inside too.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This is an institution that deserves to be. Great coffee of course but great snack bites as well for that quick lunch break in an authentic Italian bar. Staff are excellent and I've previously been in the evening when it's hopping. Try it once and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rufus3737
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely little bar in a busy part of London. Would really recommend a visit when it's sunny so you can enjoy sitting outside on the street! It has a good lively atmosphere that accompanies either a nice Italian coffee or cocktail!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank annacrobo
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

An institution. The service can be brusque but the coffee is a taste of Italy. The snacks and cakes are also superb. Unless you're sitting outside on a table, expect to be jostled by a stream of late night revellers and waiters while you stand...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank trendyvicar
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Been a few times now, the staff have been great. The Disaronno Sours are amazing and the staff were really friendly. Can't wait to go again.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank paulasC3191TW
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent Italian coffee. We sipped our cappuccino's at street side tables while enjoying the beautiful weather. Staff is very friendly & efficient.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Debra C
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This bar is a great stop off for pre/post-dinner drinks, or at anytime for that matter! Staff are really friendly, make an excellent Aperol Spritz, and have some great Italian coffee, cakes, and sandwiches available. The outside seating is a great place to relax and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank lennybaker
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We love Bar Italia for its 24hour chic and retro style. Famous for late night expresso and morning cappuccino. The best of Soho and a must for every visitor to experience this historic cafe bar.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Valleyvamp
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Where better to watch European Championship football , drink Italian beer and eat authentic Pizza than Cafe Italia? We stopped for a quick break and had the most brilliant , fresh tasting pizza I've had in a long while . Snappy service and a buzzy...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Tony J
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I am Italian and I have been leaving in London for 18 years. My 9 years old son is a fan of the Italian team so I took him to Bar Italia to watch a match for the Euro 2016 because I wanted him to...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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