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Bar Italia

22 Frith Street, London W1D 4RP, England
+44 20 7437 4520
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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 3 weeks ago
Rufus S
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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3 weeks ago
“Coffee after lunch”
23 Feb 2017
“Aperol Spritz”
22 Frith Street, London W1D 4RP, England
+44 20 7437 4520
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

Thank Rufus S
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!

Thank annacrobo
Reviewed 23 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

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.

Thank Paula S
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.

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

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.

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

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

3  Thank Bus1370
Reviewed 1 January 2016

That's going to be my favorite place in London, I came here plenty of times to drink a coffee or simply to watch a football match in their wide screen. Positioned into the heart of Soho district, it's like an Italian meeting point. I highly...More

Thank Magellano81
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