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5 Best cafes in Leicester Square London

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Here are the 5 best cafes in Leicester Square London. This global icon and cultural hub is known throughout the world as the beating heart of London’s West End. Given its ideal location, Leicester Square has some of the best cafes that London has to offer.

1. The Theatre Cafe

With walls decorated with theatrical memorabilia, weekly open mics and exclusive visits from stars of West End and Broadway, The Theatre Cafe is pure heaven for every theatre lover. Grab a cake, coffee and your tickets, and sing your heart out. And the best part is that if you fancy taking to the stage and belting out your own song, they will happily organise that for you.

2. Hard Rock Cafe

A short walk from Leicester Square, Hard Rock Cafe brings together the eclectic vibe of Piccadilly Circus, with the rock and roll lifestyle of the Hard Rock brand into a one-of-a-kind dining experience. Tuck into their famed legendary burger, paired with classic cocktails, as you listen to live music from up-and-coming artists.

3. Ella Mia

Set in Leicester Square, Ella Mia brings a slice of the Los Angeles craft coffee culture to London. From raw vegan sweet treats to Mariage Frères tea, this gourmet cafe is the perfect spot to catch up with friends over brunch.

4. Ladurée

Head to Ladurée for a taste of Parisian patisserie. Elegant and sophisticated tea rooms serving up the most delectable macaroons and French pastries makes this the ideal setting for a relaxing and calming afternoon tea. A sweet escape from the bustle of the city.

5. Kova Patisserie

Located in the heart of London, Kova Patisserie is a combination of Japanese and French patisserie making. From Matcha Mille Crêpes to Japanese Souffle cheesecake paired with freshly made bubble tea, treat your tastebuds to the most exquisite flavours.