The Dynamo

200-204 Putney Bridge Road , London, SW15 2NA

SquareMeal Review of The Dynamo

Just metres from the Putney stretch of the river, this all-day cycle café is ostensibly a pedallers’ pit stop, but it has been done out so nicely that cyclists take their time getting back in the saddle – and increasingly share the space with appreciative locals. The roomy, colourful dining room drives home the two-wheeled theme with decorative Tour de France jerseys on the walls (you’ll also find a bike workshop in the basement). For speed freaks, there are takeaway Allpress coffees and sticky pastries, plus a stand-alone bar dispatching swift pints. The menu takes a casually gourmet approach to refuelling: at brunch, energy-packed homemade granola might be boosted with roasted winter fruit and sweet-sour elderflower yoghurt, while at lunch and dinnertime, the wood-fired oven takes over, cooking sourdough pizzas loaded with super-fresh ingredients to crisp-based perfection. The only wobble is the service: at times solicitous, at times clueless.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Putney Station 304m

Putney Bridge Tube Station 464m


Address: 200-204 Putney Bridge Road , London SW15 2NA

Area: Putney Roehampton

Opening times

Mon-Sun 7am-10pm (Thurs-Sat -11pm Sun 8am- )

Nearby Landmarks

Odeon Cinema Putney 148m

Putney Bridge 288m


Telephone: 020 3761 2952


Cuisine: Cafes Pizza

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