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St Martin's in the Fields Crypt cafe: "An odd but cool place to eat" Cafè in the Crypt Tip by keida84

Cafè in the Crypt, London: 12 reviews and 15 photos

  St Martins In The Field London
by keida84
  • St Martins In The Field London - London
      St Martins In The Field London
    by keida84
  • An old gravesite in the crypt - London
      An old gravesite in the crypt
    by keida84

This landmark church crypt with its brick-vaulted ceilings, pillars and gravestones on the floor is not a place one would put a cafe there. St Martins in the Field Cafe is the home for the Cafe at the Crypt, certainly strange and a bit disconcerting sitting at talbles and chairs placed over and amoung the gravesites of people long ago. We arrived early to have a traditional "English Breakfast" for very little money.

Typical Prices in BPS (British Pound Sterling):
Hot Main Course 5.95-7.50 includes three vegetables
Main Course Salads 6.75
House wine 2.95 per glass or 11.50 per bottle

No-smoking area. Children welcome. Major credit cards accepted.

Opening Times:
Monday - Wednesday 8.00am - 8.00pm
Thursday - Saturday 8.00am - 10.30pm
Sunday 12 noon - 8.00pm

Favorite Dish: The traditional English breakfast consisted of: beans, scrambled eggs, toast, bacon, black pudding, and mushrooms, the 2 latter items I graciously declined. Kristi (dabs) who is what I would classify as an "epicuriean" tried the black pudding prior to asking Stace (beach_dog) what is was. She did not finish it but I give her credit for a good "try" which is more than I would have done.

Address: Trafalgar Square London WC2N 4JJ
Price Comparison: least expensive
Directions: St Martin-in-the-Fields is at the north eastern corner of Trafalgar Square. Any bus bound for the Strand or Charing Cross Road, OR take the underground to Charing Cross or Leicester Square and follow the signs to the National Gallery.
Phone: +44 020 - 7766 1100
Price: less than US$10
Rating: 5
Theme: Local

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jan 28, 2006
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