Looking for the best coffee shops & cafes in Paddington? Whether you’re picking up a quick bite before heading off from Paddington station or just need a caffeine hit for a day of exploring Paddington, here’s the best coffee shops & cafes in the area — from a Londoner.
From Paddington Station to Hyde Park (and a very cheeky Paddington bear) there’s no better place to start a day in West London than Paddington.
But of course, no London adventure is complete without getting your coffee fix.
Without further ado, here’s the best Paddington cafes and coffee shops in London to get a cuppa.
The Best Cafes & Coffee Shops in Paddington
3 Spring St, Tyburnia, London W2 3RA, United Kingdom
Harrison’s Coffee is where Chile meets London (with some really good beans).
The quaint Paddington coffee shop boasts a friendly staff, world class coffee and some of the best Chilean food you’ll find in London.
It’s also super close to Paddington Station if you’re looking for a pick-me-up before catching your train.
Must-Try: Cafe Bombon
Website: Harrison’s Coffee
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12 Norfolk Pl, Tyburnia, London W2 1QL, United Kingdom
Cafe Panache is a little Italian Paddington Cafe right on Norfolk Place.
Not only do they have some of the most well-priced coffee in Paddington, but the atmosphere is extremely homey — perfect for cosying up for a morning sip (or bite) before starting your day off in the area.
Must-Try: Melon Madness
Website: Cafe Panache
Black Sheep Coffee
Central, 2 Kingdom St, London W2 6BD, United Kingdom
Black Sheep Coffee has made a name for itself in London as one of the best cafe chains for speciality coffee, and yes — they’re in Paddington too!
Between their cool interiors and fantastic roast selection, it’s a great Paddington coffee shop for a catch-up with friends or casual business meeting.
Must-Try: Oat Chai Latte
Les Filles Kitchen
27 Craven Terrace, London W2 3EL, United Kingdom
Although it’s not technically a Paddington coffee shop (Lancaster Gate) Les Filles Cafe is well worth the visit if you’re in the Paddington/West London area.
The deliciously healthy cafe boasts a wide selection of hot drinks including a Spicy Chai, Beetroot or Tumeric Latter, White Mocha and more!
Ideal for visiting after a workout class in Paddington or a walk in Hyde Park.
Must-Try: Beetroot Latte and Acai Bowls
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146 Praed St, London W2 1HB, United Kingdom
Cafe Ritazza was made to help Londoners escape the bustle of city life, and relax with an Italian coffee.
Don’t let their chain status fool you, the coffee here is quality. Plus they’re tucked right in Paddington Station, so you’ve got no excuse not to get your caffeine fix.
P.S – They’ve also got a location in Paddington Station called Ritazza Express on Platform 8!
19 London St, Tyburnia, London W2 1HL, United Kingdom
Mimo’s Cafe is the kind of coffee shop Paddington locals don’t want you to know about — it’s that good!
Unapologetically Italian, the popular Paddington cafe is bursting with affordable breakfast finds in a charming neighbourhood cafe setting.
Pop in for a no-fuss English Breakfast and your coffee of choice for the perfect start to a day in Paddington.
Must-Try: Full English Brekafast with a Cappuccino
Bonne Bouche Paddington
131 Praed St, Tyburnia, London W2 1RL, United Kingdom
For a bit of France in Paddington, look no further than Bonne Bouche.
The family-owned patisserie has been serving tasty treats for decades, making it one of Paddington’s oldest coffee shops.
They specialise in handmade pastries, cakes and treats. But their coffee game is pretty strong too.
Must-Try: Almond Croissiant
La Tazza Cafe
143 Praed St, Tyburnia, London W2 1RL, United Kingdom
La Tazza Cafe is a no-fuss Paddington coffee shop with all things Italian.
Dip into their classic toasted paninis, pizzas and pastas or hop in for a quick Italian coffee pick-me-up (Machiatto anyone?).
Must-Try: Mocha or Machiatto
Website: La Tazza Cafe
6C Sheldon Square, London W2 6EZ, United Kingdom
The Daisy Green Collection’s Beany Green branch sticks perfectly to the Daisy Green mission — serve a darn good cup of Aussie coffee.
Whether you’re in for an early morning Paddington cuppa or a weekend catch-up, Beany’s Green’s coffee is sure to fit the occasion.
Out of all the Paddington cafes, it’s also the most aesthetic (cue the Instagram lattes).
Must-Try: Espresso Martini
Website: Daisy Green
Lena’s Cafe Praed Street
83 Praed St, Tyburnia, London W2 1NT, United Kingdom
Lena’s Cafe is a Paddington go-to for a quick coffee or casual sit-down on the healthy side.
The Mediterrenean cafe has a lovely family-feel and is great for a grabbing a bite or coffee before leaving from Paddington Station.
Must-Try: Latte or Fresh Carrot Juice
The Union Paddington
4 Sheldon Square, London W2 6EZ, United Kingdom
There’s nothing quite like starting your day with a stroll along the Paddington Basin, especially with a canal-side coffee from The Union.
The hip bar & grill dabbles in the Paddington coffee scene too, serving fresh Long Blacks, Cappuccinos and Mochas all day long.
If just a coffee’s not enough, not to worry — they’ve got Bloody Marys and Watermelon Margarita’s calling your name.
Must-Try: Long Black
The Kiosk, 15 Sheldon Square Paddington Central, London W2 6PY, United Kingdom (several locations)
If you’re looking for an independent Paddington cafe, I’m sorry to disappoint. But there’s a reason Starbucks is a London staple — they make a good cup of coffee!
Their kiosk on Sheldon Square is great for grabbing a quick drink before taking a stroll through Paddington or Little Venice.
You can also visit their sister Paddington locations inside Paddington Station (W2 1AE) and on Edgeware Road (W2 1ES).
Must-Try: Cold Brew Latte
Map of the Best Cafes and Coffee Shops in Paddington