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tate britain cafe

Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, England
+44 20 7887 8888
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good34%
  • Average29%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible4%
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“cakes” (14 reviews)
“carrot cake” (4 reviews)
“members room” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, England
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1 - 10 of 179 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We called here on arrival, prior to visiting the Impressionists Exhibition. This is a large cafe in the basement? and we were able to get a table on a Saturday afternoon about 2ish. To be honest I was not and am not greatly worried about...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 days ago

But crowded, as this was the cheaper option of the two choices in eateries on the premises. Needed some fill and a sit-down, so all in all, would do again.

Thank 1Norwegian
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tate Britain is a lovely place, and the venue for the cafe is nice, albeit full of people and very hectic with a canteen feeling. I had a pumpkin/sweet potato soup that just didn't really taste like neither (actually it tasted rutabaga/swede) and was really...More

Thank Ellen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One word: miserly. My hot chocolate (which I think was about three quid) came in something more the size of an espresso cup rather than the steaming mug I'd expected when I ordered it. Coffees were about the same size too. I honestly don't know...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried the carrot cake and a sort of Italian bread, plus a white and black coffee. I think the £15+ is not good value for money. Very slow to clear tables so we ended up clearing it ourselves. A nice courtyard venue, great light.

Thank PennyLaneandScot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on Saturday about 3pm to the members cafe - too busy, too long wait, tables not cleared, won’t go again.

Thank Stoddd
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We were 4 people and we had just arrived and just wanted a drink and a pastry. Very nice. Clean and the drinks were hot

Thank rebecca f
Reviewed 18 December 2017

My wife and I felt the pumpkin soap was truly horrible, the chef should taste before serving. It happens to the best cooks but honestly.

Thank David P
Reviewed 17 December 2017

When I visit a gallery, it is nice to spend some time in the cafe. The queue for lunch was very long, but, when I enquired(not before) I found out one does not need to queue just for a hot drink. The coffee, in a...More

Thank DIANECYMRU
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The cake was delicious but two coffees and cake for £15! Pleasant surrounds and at least there were plenty of seats.

Thank Graham B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Millbank, London SW1P 4RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Pimlico
  • Neighbourhood: Pimlico
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7887 8888
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