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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Café
“The best coffee in the area. If you're into bacon rolls - you will love them here. (Distance: 13min, 1km)”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Restaurant and art gallery that often holds events. Quirky upcycled decor. Not inexpensive so treat yourself.”
  • 24 locals recommend
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“A lovely stop on your way to (or back from) the Horniman Museum & Gardens. In addition to scrumptious croissants and cake, they also serve lunch dishes. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Cheap and cheerful coffee place that does great toasted cheese sandwiches; also has a license for beers in the evening and very chilled”
  • 7 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Cheese, bread, meats, cakes to go or a quick coffee and a toasted sandwich to stay - if you're into food, you will like this deli. Voted one of the best in South London.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Another new coffee shop on gentrifying Dartmouth Road. Excellent coffee and we recommend the crumpets.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
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“We love this place - really nice coffee and cakes, also serves beer and lunch, and has toys for kids to play with, just around the corner from us”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A fabulous social enterprise, serving up delicious coffee and cakes, and with toys and small play area for young children, as well as outside space.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“Great coffee, quirky place with good decor and the Mexican breakfast is amazing”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“If you lead a vegan lifestyle this new vegan cafe in Forest Hill is for you. Just opened so if you want vegan food rather than going to a regular restaurant and asking if they do vegan dishes give this place a try.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Best English Breakfast 'greasy spoon' cafe in Forest Hill. Perfect for hangover cures!”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Jay-Z and Beoyonce were spotted in this coffee shop a couple of months ago! ”
  • 1 local recommends