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The Monsoon Cafe

11 Turnpin Lane | Greenwich, London SE10 9JA, England
+44 20 8853 4495
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good23%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible20%
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“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 7:30 PM Hours
Cafe, British
11 Turnpin Lane | Greenwich, London SE10 9JA, England
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for coffee and tea and DESSERT. Very good carrot and chocolate cakes. Nice coffee and teas. . Desserts and stuffed potatoes They have upstairs seating. Clean friendly place and service

Thank jaybirdrcky
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Very good cafe run by Nepalese couple. The panini and sandwiches are fresh and the latte tasty. Highly recommend the place - it is inside the Greenwich Market area.

Thank Gking08
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Hidden in a narrow lane, this coffee shop may surprise you with its cheap prices and good quality desserts. I discovered it by chance while trying to find refuge from a sudden downpour. Enjoyed the large cup of tea with an oversized scone, jam and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you want to find a real gem of a cafe, to have a break from wandering around the undercover Greenwich markets, then you can't do any better than stopping in at the Monsoon Cafe. Tucked away in a small alley, it adjoins the Red...More

Thank Zippy-Oz
Reviewed 26 February 2017

How great it was to go to a coffee shop and ask the question about gluten free and to have a choice of two!, we chose the Carrot cake, brilliant!, coffee, two small cappuccinos, very tasty. Sorry I knocked the sugar bowl on the floor!

Thank srpatrick
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Nice cosy place, good location, quick service, kind staff but panini and scones were average. Tea/ coffee was ok too.

Thank eb402016
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Smells like cheese, looks like cheese. You'd think it might taste of cheese! Three people eating, two finished and the third still to receive food, followed by overcharge of 50p. Staff not the friendliest.

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 13 January 2017

A few minutes' walk from Cutty Sark light rail station, this hole in the wall cafe serves coffee or tea and a slice of cake for £3.75 or cream tea for £3.50. Honestly, I don't know how you can pay London rent at those prices....More

Thank mari w
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed tea and cake here. Pleasant enough. Very small. Shop staff friendly enough, fair selection of cakes

Thank CecilGgibley
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The cafe has good coffee, decent food and a nice outdoor setting. The staff aren't bad but don't seen too friendly or warming either.

Thank Sam T
Greenwich Mean Time starts here, so to speak, as the
very concept of global time was established at Royal
Observatory, just one of several buildings of
architectural interest in Greenwich. Indeed, the whole
of Greenwich's historic town center, its Royal Park
and a number of related buildings (and one world
famous ship, the Cutty Sark) make up the UNESCO World
Heritage site known as Maritime Greenwich. Today a
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Turnpin Lane | Greenwich, London SE10 9JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Greenwich
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8853 4495
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