Cakes & Bubbles at Hotel Cafe Royal
At home on the ground floor of the modern grand Hotel Café Royal, fronting luxury shopping destination Regent Street, Cakes & Bubbles offers a parade of exceptional desserts set to wow diners, including Adrià’s signature ‘cheese cake’ and a finely curated list of Champagnes and sparkling wines.
Please note Cakes & Bubbles accepts online bookings for up to six diners. For larger parties kindly contact the restaurant directly.
Get a Complimentary glass of champagne with the set menu
Enjoy a glass of champagne when booking the set menu at Cakes & Bubbles.
Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 6 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.
Valid For: 1 - 6 people
Starts: 13 May 2019
Ends: 13 August 2019
Availability: Mon-Fri 12:00-15:00
Deserts were delicious and the service was amazing!
All was fab!
This is quite an unusual concept - a restaurant that only serves cakes and bubbles, so obviously most customers go there for afternoon tea rather than dinner or perhaps for a post theatre dessert and glass of champagne. I was disappointed with the décor - compared to the glorious jewel box of a restaurant in the Oscar Wilde lounge at the same hotel this is a rather functional and slightly drab venue with seating very close together so that you literally rub shoulders with your next-door neighbour if seated on the banquette. Service is impeccable and cakes are ravishingly original and sometimes shocking: the signature cheesecake is literally a brie cheese coated in white chocolate peppered with hazelnut crumbs. A marmite moment if ever I saw one! Our rose sparkling wine from Spain was superb and excellent value at £10 a glass so I would recommend this venue for a relaxing break in a day's shopping spree but perhaps not yet a bucket list item.
Called in for a quick coffee and bite. Loved the cheese cake. Coffee and pastry’s were lovely.
Life changing deserts
I have followed this chef’s career and creations with interest so I was excited to try this new champagne and dessert place. Two of my favorite things! Admittedly my expectations were high but I was let down. The room was loud and very generic. Were there flowers? If so, I don’t remember them. The waitress was very sweet and helpful. Service was a highlight. As I don’t like cheesecake which is the star of the show I sought the waitress’s advice and ended up trying two with my very good glass of bubbly. I tried a little frozen coconut and chocolate confection. It is meant to be eaten with the hands but immediately melts in them. Tasty but one light bite. The second one was a chocolate passionfruit mousse tart. Flavors were nice and it was pretty, but nothing I haven’t seen and had before.
Even better than my high expectations. Each dish was beautifully presented, the tastes were intense but also light so that we left feeling happy but not guilty that we had just spent an hour eating cakes and drinking bubbles
For a very special treat I can think of no better place to come and eat dessert, drink bubbles and watch the people on Regent Street pass by. The only down side is the price but that certainly hasn't stopped me coming back! Think dessert tapas, little bites and bigger desserts all perfectly executed and delicious. Service is friendly and talks you through how the menu works. My advice, try almost one kf everything!
I must be missing something. Maybe it's better if you don't have the tasting menu. Thought it was a bit pricey for what you got compared to what you can get in many michelin starred places across town.
Mind blowing experience. Best cheesecake I ever ate.
Cakes and Bubbles was a lot of fun! The cheesecake ruined all other cheesecake forever! The stroopwafel ice cream sandwich was divine! I highly recommend!
Awesome place for some fine desserts. And if you are a fan of bubbly or champagne the selection is immense. We enjoyed this place so much.
Everything was amazing! Taste, quality/price and deco.
Fantastic experience, the cheese cake was very clever!
We had a fab time at cakes and bubbles, the staff were extremely attentive and were very helpful when we didn’t like one of the courses - not because the food wasn’t nice - purely because it wasn’t to our taste. They let us try something else and didn’t charge. The hotel was lovely, as was the setting of the restaurant - I’d recommend sitting by the window. I took my sister for her birthday and they made a special effort to help us celebrate the occasion. A great place and I’d definitely recommend it.
We had a fabulous time, the cakes were absolutely to die for and drinks even though a little experience were fabulous...
Service was great, overall a fantastic Birthday treat .
Thank you for making the occasion so special, will definitely be back 😊
Desserts were creative and tasty and a beautiful room, with friendly service, but eye wateringly expensive for what you get, and in the end not as over the top original as I expected.
Amazing patries in a nice restaurant.
The concept is very good
Exceptional creativity and great concept although some missing in experience.
It was a good experience, would go again but would pick cakes. We thought the music was loud and to much base.
Excellent! A must for sophisticated cake lovers. Cheesecake particularly good and the champagne was great. Highly recommended.
Técnicamente es una pasada, muy cuidada la presentación de los postres y la estética de la pastelería, sabores suaves con muy buenos contrastes y texturas, la atención de FEDERICA en especial, una auténtica pasada, nos explicó todo a la perfección y resolvió cada una de nuestras dudas. Volveremos sin duda alguna.
Excellent but expensive desserts. No surprises. I recommend
The ambience and service is great. Pricing is high for tiny portions but it is perfect for a special experience.
Always a delight to go here.
Creative and exquisite.
Absolutely delicious custom desserts. Each one a unique experience, both in presentation and taste!
Beautiful restaurant and atmosphere. Caring, friendly and lovely staff. Thank you for a wonderful experience and making my birthday extra special!
Service started abut slow. We were first into the restaurant and ordered first but nothing came out till 25 mins. Whereas other table food keep coming. One table even finished eating when we just have our first dessert.
Food is great, but service could have been better and faster. When asked, they came out with excuse that the dessert need to wait for other dessert, which doesn't excuse the fact that our first one, the rose, took like 20 minutes.
Lovely venue, great staff and exquisite food served imaginatively. Almost every table seemed to be celebrating a Birthday!
We had the set menu with bubbles. It was presented beautifully and everything was delicious. The crispy pancake was also very special. We went pre theatre expecting the cakes to sustain us but even with an extra dish we had to top up with snacks at the theatre. Small desserts are a great idea to allow tastings but don’t rely on it for dinner.
Staff were nice and friendly, however orders were all put on one stand and not explained who had what as one person ordered the taster menu and others ordered individual items. Reservation made online - requested a special occasion (40th birthday) and nothing was done about it. Another table had singing and a bit of a fuss made however nothing at our table. Actual items of dessert were less than satisfactory , portions are absolutely tiny and not very exciting as you would think for a chef of that stature.
Delicious cheese cake!
Amazing dessert !
Beautiful in every way! Amazing champagne selection and delicious array of cakes. Can’t wait to go back!
For a special treat I can't recommend this place enough. The cakes are light with multi layered flavour and textures. The best we have eaten anywhere in the world. Worth the price.
Cakes were amazing and the waiter was very knowledgeable offering advice that was spot on about the food
We were seated 15 minutes after our reservation, but once seated service was great.