Sorry, but your web browser is too old to display this page properly.
Please update it to the latest version or switch to a more modern browser,
Google Chrome or
Internet Explorer 11 (they're all free).
RESTAURANTS IN LONDONCovent Garden restaurantsKnightsbridge restaurantsMayfair restaurantsNotting Hill restaurants
UK RESTAURANTSRestaurants Near MeManchester RestaurantsBirmingham RestaurantsEdinburgh RestaurantsBrighton Restaurants
RESTAURANT OFFERSup to 50% offset menu offersdrink offersRestaurant Vouchers
NEWSpop up restaurantsnew openingscoming soonwhats ondiner reviews
FIND VENUES IN LONDONVenues Outside LondonParty venues in LondonMeeting rooms in LondonLondon conference centresConcierge
EVENT SUPPLIERSCaterers + Event suppliersteambuilding + activitieshospitality + eventscorporate giftsfood delivery + office catering
VENUE LISTSVenues near meParty VenuesMeeting roomsConference centres
private dining cityprivate dining covent gardenprivate dining mayfairprivate dining shoreditchprivate dining sohoprivate dining westminster
christmas partieschristmas party venues in londonchristmas party organisersrestaurant packagesparty bars + nightclubschristmas parties by the river
all uk christmas partieschristmas parties in the south eastchristmas parties in the south westchristmas parties in the midl+schristmas parties in the northconcierge
wedding venueswedding venues in londonUK wedding venueswedding suppliers
collect squaremeal pointsredeem your pointsfaqsrestaurant gift vouchers
Pretty as a picture thanks to floral displays, attractive wallpaper and matching chairs, Bea’s shows off its wares with mouth-watering displays of cakes and other goodies out front and a busy open kitchen at the back of the place. Lunch brings a lively, colourful assortment of salads, pasta and deli-style offerings – think cherry tomato and feta tart, bacon and Stilton frittata or roasted aubergine, piquillo pepper and haloumi sandwiches. Kick-starting breakfasts might range from homemade honey and coconut granola to toasted savoury muffins, while afternoon tea is the full works served on a quirky tea stand (from Undergrowth design). The food is matched by some classy caffeine hits (courtesy of a La Marzocco Linea machine), plus Valrhona hot chocolate and a bespoke version of spiced chai. You can book at weekends.
One of my best friends is getting married in the Summer and as one of her bridesmaids, she asked me if I wanted to accompany her to a wedding cake tasting session at Beas of Bloomsbury, since her fiancee couldn’t make it. I love the cakes from Beas so I jumped at the chance. And of course, it didn’t disappoint. We were given a consultation with one of the chefs and tried a multitude of delicious cupcakes – chocolate, red velvet, lemon, vanilla… all topped with different flavoured buttercream – pistachio, praline, lemon, strawberry. We ended up sharing 5 cupcakes between us, and by the end were stuffed and hyped on...
More from Half a Slice of Toast »
So it is with sadness that I write Sami left us last week and is on to pastures new in terms of her career, but before she left I got invited into the clique and was given the chance to try one of hers and the girls guilty pleasures. Bea’s of Bloomsbury at Farringdon is right next to the mainline and tube station and has a shop window adorned with tempting but naughty looking treats. Many a time I have walked past this takeaway cake boutique purposely looking in the opposite direction, even striking up conversation with the charity volunteers or Gymbox promotion staff, anything to stop myself walking in as I knew...
More from Union Street Cafe amp valleys2vauxhall »
Are you the restaurant owner?
Click here for Links & Logos
Are you making a general enquiry or enquiring about private rooms?
If you want expert advice on the best private rooms and their availability use our free Square Meal Concierge service and earn extra Square Meal Rewards points with every booking.
You are making an enquiry at
Bea's of Bloomsbury
By clicking 'SEND' you agree to the Square Meal User Agreement
Please wait while we are sending your e-mail ...