Kings Road in west London is a major street in the capital that passes through Fulham and Chelsea. It is lined with over forty eateries that include restaurants and cafes that serve customers from all over London.
Each cafe is distinct from the other, giving those visiting a chance to explore several of them. While exploring all the cool hidden gems in Chelsea, here are some cafes to check out when on London’s King’s Road.
9 Amazing King’s Road cafes
Kings Road is known for its shopping boutiques, independent stores and oh-so-many cool and cute cafes. You will find a mix of cafes/bakeries spots like Gail’s bakery or even the likes of Maitre Choux and Peggy Porschen who didn’t quite make the cut in the list as they are mainly a bakery or desserts than a cafe in our eyes.
So of course, we cannot list them all but below are some of our favourites cafes on Kings Road you need to check out. Even better is the fact that many of these offer access to charge points particularly if you what to head over there with a laptop and grab some food too. The perfect spots to chill out in after a spell of shopping in Chelsea.
Joe & The Juice
Joe & The Juice is your go-to place for nutritious freshly pressed juice. The café has a simple and modern setting that makes the juice shop stand out from others in the area. Health-conscious Londoners often find their way to the café when they need to re-energize, boost their immunity or reduce their stress levels.
Although the menu at Joe & The Juice may seem to focus on their edgy juices, it also comprises of other foods that complement their main drink. Other items on the menu include shakes, sandwiches, salads, coffee, tea and a variety of treats.
Whether you need juice made from Kale, acai, celery, cucumber or a combination of fresh fruits, the café has you covered. The cost of food at the café is also reasonable, making it a favorite stop for many, when it opens from 7 am to 9 pm daily.
Note that there are at least 2 brunches on King’s Road with one also having an outdoor eating area. This chain has also been featured in our list of cafes in Mayfair and Baker Street.
A Wanted Man
Experience a bit of the Wild West fused with hints of the east when visiting A Wanted Man. The café gives a boost to healthy eating by creatively serving dishes from the west merged with the cultured east.
Its famous all-day breakfast menu gives you a chance to sample fresh dishes infused with unique flavor combinations. Most meals in the menu can be categorized as comfort food that is prepared using healthy ingredients and presented using fascinating textures.
Most meals at the cozy café are served with artisan coffee which is quite popular among customers. The coffee is brought in from roasters in Singapore to ensure the patrons get the best from the east, west and Asia as well.
Besides the meals and coffee served at the café, it also has a waxing salon and brow bar attached, giving its services a bit of a twist from regular ones. A Wanted Man opens daily from 8 am to 7 pm.
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Matcha and Beyond
Founded by a nutritional therapist, its products do not compromise on taste, quality and health. The café is family-friendly and welcomes mothers, babies and young children to use it as a pit stop while shopping or just a place to relax.
If you need an ideal place to refuel or relax, the café has a takeaway counter that serves meals and drinks for those that cannot afford to wait.
The menu at Matcha and Beyond comprise sweet and savory food items that are freshly baked daily. Meals on the menu include baked goods that are dairy-free, gluten-free, vegan, matcha treats and some favorites from the coffee shop.
Most of the food and drinks offered at the casual café have a limited amount of sugar to allow customers to sweeten them as they prefer.
Also, the café which only serves the multi-award-winning Square Mile Coffee is open from Wednesday to Sunday from 8: 30 am – 3 pm with some time variations on weekends.
Mona Lisa’s lovely atmosphere makes it the ideal café to meet up and share meals with friends and family. The unpretentious café provides an eclectic Italian menu that offers meals for breakfast, lunch, dinner plus desserts.
Customers of all types and ages frequent the café to enjoy authentic Italian dishes served by the friendly staff that do their best to make everyone feel welcome.
Besides the homely décor, patrons at Mona Lisa get to enjoy different dishes such as Pastas, fish, soup, salads, steaks, sandwiches, and seafood.
Breakfast is a popular time at the café with customers choosing food from the glass display cabinet and pairing it with their favorite morning drink. Later in the day, the display cabinet also holds puddings, pies and gateaux for those looking for something sweet to munch.
The lunch and dinner options can include three- course meals or orders made on special request. Mona Lisa is open from 7 am to 10 pm except for Sundays, when there is a slight change from 9 am to 3: 30 pm.
Looking for a place to relax, rest or even finish up on some work? Starbucks on Kings Road is an ideal place for you. The famous coffee house is known for its light bites, signature roasts and free Wi-Fi that attract most of their youthful customers.
Starbucks is considered the best place for conversations but also offers delivery and in-store options.
The menu at Starbucks in Kings Road is similar to other locations nationwide and includes drinks, food, baked goods, snacks, sweets, fresh fruits and pots.
Lovers of coffee get to choose from popular drinks like Hot Teavana™ Tea, Iced Teavana™ Tea, Frappuccino® Blended Beverages, espresso drinks, brewed coffee, iced coffee & cold brew, hot chocolates and other bottled beverages. To enjoy a hot breakfast or lunch, plan to visit Starbucks from 6:45 am to 8 pm daily.
Juicebaby is a modern café that specializes in the preparation and sale of cold-pressed juices. The juices are perfect for health-conscious people looking for drinks with nutritional value.
Customers can access juices, milk, shots, smoothies, coffee, tea, salads and other types of healthy foods on the go from the café. Boasting of some of the best juices, the café promises to always offer healthy drinks devoid of chemical additives or refined sugars.
The ingredients used in the products are organic and provide maximum nutritional value at all time.
The vibrant café has modern fittings that make its atmosphere very welcoming for those picking up their orders. Production of food in-house is something Juicebaby is proud to share with customers as a guarantee that their food is fresh.
Besides, freshly made juice or smoothies, customers also can enjoy desserts and snacks made from strictly plant-based ingredients. The café opens its doors every day from 8 am to 7 pm for both takeaway and home delivery customers.
Paul King’s Road
Enjoy freshly baked food with a French twist at PAUL on Kings Road. The café is the perfect place to start your day going by the many baked goods they have on offer.
The establishment has been in existence for many decades with the quality of baked items getting better over the years. Customers will enjoy traditionally made items from the menu with dishes presented with a lot of care.
The family-owned bakery and café has a comprehensive menu that comprises of several products in categories such as cakes, platters, bread, tarts, patisserie and drinks.
The products are prepared as per the highest standards of hygiene infused with their knowledge of traditional French baking. The quality ingredients and traditional recipes with a modern twist are used for baking unique food items.
Visitors can drop by the conveniently located café to enjoy breakfast, lunch or afternoon coffee or tea with patisseries. Takeaway is also available at PAUL, giving you a chance to enjoy excellent French food at home.
If you need a genuine cup of Italian coffee with your patisserie favorites, then Caffe Concerto is a “must stop” when in London. Its prominent location makes it popular with business travelers and hotel residents that are looking for a calm atmosphere for afternoon tea.
The famous café offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner dishes throughout the day. Besides meals, the café is also known for its delicious celebration and wedding cakes that can be ordered from their online store.
Vegan and vegetarian food lovers are not left out, with Caffe Concerto offering a menu that caters to their needs. If you prefer Halal or gluten-free dinners, your needs will be taken care of at the café as well.
The Italian café opens from 8 am to 10 pm during the week and is also open during the weekend for brunch or lunch on Sundays. Booking for individuals and groups is encouraged when planning to visit the café.
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Pret A Manger King’s Road
The familiar setting at Pret A Manger has made it one of the favorite cafes on Kings Road. The counter-serve chain offers a wide array of sandwiches, salads and soups that are perfect for breakfast.
Organic coffee is also a constant on the menu, which can be bought alongside your favorite treats when ordering online or when you pop into the shop for takeaway.
Besides serving fresh food and organic coffee to customers for decades, the café also caters to the vegan community in London. Under the banner, Veggie Pret, the café serves delicious vegan and vegetarian meals.
It is the perfect place to try out plant-based food for those looking for meat-free dishes that can be consumed by everyone. Some dishes on the menu include soups, salads, platters, wraps, sandwiches, snacks, fruits and drinks.
Grab a bite to eat at Pret A Manger from 6:30 am to 7 pm on weekdays except for weekends when the opening times change to 7 am and 7: 30 am.
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