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Soho's Secret Tea Room

29 Greek Street, London W1D 5DH, England
+44 20 7437 5920
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“clotted cream” (9 reviews)
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29 Greek Street, London W1D 5DH, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The WORST experience ever! If I could rate 0 I would do! I placed a booking to take my friend over there yesterday! I received an email confirming the details of my booking. When we arrived there, the lady that was barely speaking English told...More

1  Thank Nadège L
Reviewed 7 December 2017

After having read online that booking is advisable I made sure to book four weeks in advance. About half an hour after my booking request I got a reply inquiring how many people the booking was for (online booking only allows for tables of up...More

Thank trav_kath
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Go to the pub and ask a grumpy bartender to be let upstairs, what a treat! Once you get to the tea room atmosphere changes, and you can relax. Everyone gets a pot of tea, we managed not to wait on Sunday and straight go...More

Thank AMK1988
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Felt like Harry Potter when we ran along the street looking for the secret sign - a brass plate with a spoon shaped emptiness in the middle. It sits by the door to a pub where you ask the person behind the counter about afternoon...More

Thank Catarina C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very friendly place with lots of yummy treats and always one vegan cake option. Really like the friendly Brummy lady who works there. I visit there a lot. Always nice music and food. Its hidden above a pub hence the name secret. The pub down...More

Thank blusherbrushcake
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We did try to book online but without success so we called in early in the day to confirm a booking for mid afternoon. This was done quickly. We had sandwiches and scones which were well presented and tasty. Sevice was friendly and cheerful and...More

1  Thank tim b
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This place is simply astonishing. That atmosphere. That music. Those people. You can either go there and have a full dinner for a lot of money, or simply eat a little dessert with a drink. Don't ask for a whole bottle of rice wine. The...More

1  Thank serkenar
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Our reservation was for 5pm. I was the first to arrive and without being asked if I have made any reservations, I was told that the secret room tea was fully booked. Then when I told them that we have a reservation, they said that...More

Thank ania h
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Well I had a lovely time at Soho's Secret Tea Room. Did not book, simply decided to check it out while I was in the neighbourhood. It is on top of the local pub in Soho and not so easy to spot from outside but...More

Thank vesna_m
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

After multiple attempts to book a table online we finally had it confirmed by Hollie and we turned up to everything locked up as Hollie (the manager) had not 'bothered' to turn up to open (apparently she does this a lot). A manager who was...More

2  Thank Abigail B
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Planet T
30 December 2016|
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Response from Meggan M | Reviewed this property |
We did not book in advance but we got there right when it opened and it was a week day as well! Have fun! :)
Deb D
13 September 2016|
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Response from Christina B | Reviewed this property |
I had a lovely experience. I can't say they were overtly friendly. They definetally didn't try very hard but they weren't rude to us. They answered all questions in sorta a drab way. But the atmosphere was nice. The main... More
Fionnuala K
19 July 2016|
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Response from Neeners815 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there is, either.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 54
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Greek Street, London W1D 5DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 5920
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Soho's very own secret tea room above the Coach and Horses, a secret vintage tea spot to indulge in amazing cakes and sip on carefully selected teas.
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