Poilane

 
 
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39 Cadogan Gardens, Knightsbridge, London SW3 2TB
 
 
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Mon to Fri 8am-8.30pm, Sat & Sun 9am-6.30pm
 

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Superb French bakery which dates back to 1832 when Lionel Poilane, a young baker from Normandy, came to Paris to open his first shop. His mission was to revive the traditional French sourdough loaves which were not as popular as baguettes, baking them in a wood-fired oven. Over the years, their popularity grew and in 2000, Lionel Poilane opened his first shop outside of France, in London. In 2002 his grand-daughter, Apollonia Poilane, took over the company and today a small selection of different types of bread are available at their London shops in Belgravia and Chelsea. Specialities including Viennese pastries, 'Punitions' and spoon biscuits which are sold alongside jams, sweets, Biscottes and gingerbread as well as a range of accessories including bread bins and bread knives.

 

Opening and closing times for Poilane

Today (Wednesday) Poilane closes at 20.30

Monday:

8.30
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20.30
 
 

Tuesday:

8.30
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20.30
 
 

Wednesday:

8.30
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20.30
 
 

Thursday:

8.30
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20.30
 
 

Friday:

8.30
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20.30
 
 

Saturday:

7.00
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18.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Poilane Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Sloane Square Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Whitelands House Pure Parking
 
2 minutes walk
 
Bourne Street Pure Parking
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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