It’s Pancake Day on Tuesday 25th February. Here are the best cafés and restaurants in Wimbledon for pancakes…
It is impossible not to indulge in pancakes in Wimbledon today. We have tried and tested the very best. Will you be visiting your favourite place or will you be making them at home? Here are our top five places for pancakes in Wimbledon.
1. Babylon 76-78
Lady Wimbledon’s weekend treat with her children is often the vibrant and buzzing Babylon in Raynes Park. Children’s pancakes are drizzled with Nutella, whilst the adults are strewn with summer fruits, crème fraîche and maple syrup. Make sure to enjoy with their cappuccino, a little bird with a hat on says it’s the best in Wimbledon.
Babylon 76–78, Coombe Lane, Raynes Park, London SW20 0LL
2. The Ivy Café
Celebrate Pancake Day with delicious Crêpes Suzette, featuring Grand Marnier flambé crêpes, Chantilly cream, orange sauce and vanilla ice cream. Exclusively available on Pancake Day.
The Ivy Café Wimbledon, 75 High Street, Wimbledon, London SW19 5EQ (020 3096 9333)
3. Carole’s Crêperie
New to Wimbledon is Carole’s Crêperie, tucked away in G like Gelato on the Broadway. Carole serves exotic sweet and savoury crêpes, freshly made in front of you.
Carole’s Crêperie at G like Gelato, 7 Wimbledon Bridge, Wimbledon, London SW19 7NH
4. Light on the Common
Known for their mouth-watering blueberry pancakes, Light on the Common also does a mean scrambled eggs with salmon and is the toast of Wimbledon Village for breakfast. It is conveniently located by Wimbledon Common, so you can walk off that breakfast with a relaxing stroll. Pancakes served from 8am to 12pm.
Light on the Common, 48 High Street, Wimbledon Village, London SW19 5AX (020 8946 3031)
To celebrate Shrove Tuesday, Bill’s are serving a special Pancake Menu, all day, from 21st February – 1st March 2020. At lunch go savoury with Poached Eggs, Feta and Avocado – they’ve made this dish with sweetcorn pancakes! In the evening, indulge with Caramelised Banana and Salted Caramel Ice Cream or Frozen Berries and White Chocolate Sauce pancakes for dessert. Their classic Lemon and Sugar are available as a vegan option. Kids can choose from Banana and Berries Pancakes or Ice Cream and Chocolate Sauce Pancakes.
Bill’s, 20 Hartfield Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 3TA (020 8947 8285)
Written By: Eyes of Lady Wimbledon | Editor