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Richoux - Piccadilly

Richoux Ltd, 172 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9EJ

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Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 08:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 09:00 - 22:00

went for lunch with a friend we both had the shepherd's pie which was excellent served with fresh vegetables and lovely and warming on a cold day.

Judith 30 November 2018
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Positioned right opposite The Royal Academy of Arts, Richoux is an elegant cafe and restaurant popular among locals and tourists in the Piccadilly Circus area. The dining space is decked in warm colours and creates a cosy setting to enjoy a cup of coffee or a selection of cakes.

The crowd-pleasing Richoux menu is filled with British classics, plus some international recipes cherry-picked from across the globe. Start the day with New York-style waffles or a traditional full English, and feast on dinnertime favourites like shepherd’s pie, or chicken Milanese with spaghetti. Richoux restaurant also serves a kids menu (complete with activity pack), and a famous afternoon tea offering.

Renowned for its spectacular patisserie selection, Richoux’s dessert counter is packed full with meticulously-crafted cakes, tarts and fancies. Enjoy a sweet treat alongside a cup of flame-roasted artisan coffee, or British heritage tea blend.

Located close to London's most popular shopping precincts, Richoux is a 3-minute walk from Green Park Tube Station.

Richoux - Piccadilly

Richoux Ltd, 172 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9EJ

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Customer reviews for Richoux - Piccadilly

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92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • lunch (86)
  • afternoon tea (61)
  • dinner (47)
  • value (45)
  • breakfast (24)
  • private dining (15)
  • romantic (15)
  • business (11)
  • child friendly (11)
  • luxury (9)
  • views (3)
  • al fresco (2)
  • trendy (2)
  • large parties (1)
  • ((((( 30 November 2018 by Judith from reading

    went for lunch with a friend we both had the shepherd's pie which was excellent served with fresh vegetables and lovely and warming on a cold day.

  • ((((* 9 November 2018 by POSHGAB from Ashford

    Very good location for RA. Lovely old world decor. I thought the menu was more original last year, they added steaks and burgers which I did not expect there. The pastries and sweets also changed and are less continental than before.

  • ((((( 4 August 2018 by Tricia from Surrey

    I always enjoy lunch at Richoux. It's pristine professionalism never fails! I always choose the same thing - Welsh Rarebit - this time with bacon & tomato - at £11.95) and I've never actually tried anything else! It all looks good though. The ladies sitting next to us had delicious looking salads.

  • ((*** 29 June 2018 by Bridget from Somerset

    Excellent staff. Food not good. We won't be going there again. My cousin was not well after the lunch. We suspect that the food is micro-waved, or mass produced.

  • ((((( 26 February 2018 by PoshGab from Ashford

    Very nice lunch in busy old Richoux. The eggs benedict were perfect. Very busy but service was efficient and professional. Choice of gateaux more limited than before and more catering to English taste than continental. But overall agreeable and well located for the Royal Academy where we were going afterwards,

  • ((((( 3 January 2018 by Michael from London

    Nice unobtrusive jazz playing, good service

  • ((((( 21 December 2017 by Irina from London

    Nice eggs royale

  • ((((* 18 December 2017 by Carole from London

    All good. The scones were delicious and the service very efficient.

  • ((((* 1 November 2017 by helen from Ashbourne

    Food was excellent and the service friendly, knowledgable and made it a great experience. Thoroughly recommend dining there and you must have a dessert - they are excellent to say the least.

  • ((((* 28 October 2017 by E from London

    Pleasant relaxed ambience, perfect for dinner or coffee and cake pre or post visiting the Royal Academy. Patisserie absolutely delicious and beautifully presented.

    Service can be a little slow but polite and knowledgeable staff.

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