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The Hummingbird Bakery

#13 of 282 Bakeries in London
#932 of 19,266 Places to Eat in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Notting Hill
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Notting HIll 133 Portobello Road, London W11 2DY, England
10:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 18:30
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you go then definitely opt for the cake slices rather than the cupcakes. The rainbow cake and salted caramel cake were absolutely delicious. The cupcakes were not so nice, for me I personally have tasted better. I was also disappointed with the slow service and one lady who was very rude to me and my friend. We also stated... More 

Thank GlitterR0se
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drop by for really yummy homemade classic cupcakes if you're around the area. They were fresh and tasty, very indulgent!

Thank kbrlw
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was a bit nervous about using the online ordering as you can't really get a proper look at the cakes or packaging, but I ordered a selection of cakes for my mum for Mothers Day and they were delivered on time and beautifully packaged. (Mum sent me a photo ) She also said that the one she has eaten... More 

Thank Jaq55
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Hi, these is definitely a place to indulge if visiting Portobello Road The cupcakes are amazing My favourite is Red Velvet or a carrot cake They serve a very good coffee Illy Try to believe Enjoy

Thank thebluedoor123
Singapore, Singapore
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Our Londoner friend brought us here while strolling around Notting Hill. Among all food stalls along the street, please do not miss trying their lovely, beautiful cupcakes! We tried the red velvet, salted caramel and nutella, matching out cuppas. They probably serve the best. Unbeatable, incomparable!

Thank JangLagua
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Being new in London was looking for a birthday cake to wow my kids. I found Hummingbird Bakery on Portobello Street as the one closest my new home. I ordered the rainbow cake. While it looked beautiful, I was a bit skeptical of it's taste. I asked the nice lady behind the counter how good was it really because it... More 

Thank catzac
Columbus, Ohio, United States
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Hummingbird Bakery is located just around the South Kensington station and has tons of food and shopping located in the area. The best part of this bakery though, would be the tasty treats! The cupcakes are delicious and the drinks are crafted fantastically. This is a perfect stop for an after dinner treat!

Thank Erica F
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Definitely the best cupcakes I have ever eaten! I highly recommend their red velvet and salted caramel cupcakes, which are SO SO GOOD! Though they are a little pricey, I think it's totally worth the money!

Thank Ng y
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Honestly the best cupcakes you'll ever eat. I used to work next door to the Richmond branch and popped into Notting Hill this weekend to introduce my friend to Hummingbird cupcakes. A really friendly girl asked how our weekend was going and packaged up the red velvet and black bottom cupcakes nicely. Would definitely recommend and return based on the... More 

Thank HCarmen
Brisbane, Australia
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287 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We came here whilst in Notting Hill on our way to the Portobello Rd Markets. We ordered some cupcakes and coffee. The coffee was average and nothing amazing but the cupcakes were very nice. The service wasn't great and we spent ages paying as the server couldn't work out how much we owed and get the computer to work.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Notting HIll 133 Portobello Road, London W11 2DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: 0044202078511795

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Notting Hill
As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide attention. In this attractive cobblestoned neighbourhood, a delectable variety of eateries, independent shops, galleries and street vendors offer a delightful window into how to live the good life in London, with each presenting visitors with an experience that's a little more idiosyncratic and endearing than the last. Travelers looking to forage for antiques should be sure to visit the Portobello Road Market on Saturdays, the largest antiques market in the United Kingdom.
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