Where to find a cheap place to eat lunch in Soho. Our pick of the best value cafes, snack bars,takeaways, street food and budget restaurants.
Hummus Bros (closed)
The UK’s first hummus bar, serving hummus as a base with a chicken, beef or vegetarian topping. Served with warm pita bread. Portions might look small but they’re filling. Prices increase at the weekend. Eat in or takeaway.
Address: 88 Wardour Street, W1F 0TJ
Papaya is a small takeaway serving large portions of Thai food (red/green curry, Pad Thai, Massaman curry etc.). There are a few seats near the window or you can dash round the corner and eat your food in Soho Square.
Address: 14 St Anne’s Court, W1F 0BD
Hermen ze German
Authentic German place serving hotdogs, sausage based dishes, sauerkraut, chips and beers. All sausages are imported from Germany. Eat in or takeaway.
Address: 33 Old Compton St, W1D 5JU
First branch of the Neapolitan-style pizza mini-chain. Their pretty decent Margherita is £6.75. Eat in or takeaway.
Address: 11 Dean St, W1D 3RP
Vital Ingredient is a popular salad bar. Choose from their ready-made house salads or create your own. They also serve ramen noodle soups, bargain-priced soups and stews.
Address: 36 Berwick St, W1F 8RR
See London Street Food for Berwick St Market and Street Food Union