Bicycle Repair Service
Scheduled or Walk-in Bike Service
We offer our friendly bike repair service by walk-in on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, and by appointment-only on Tuesdays, Fridays, and Sundays. We aim to have your bike serviced and back on the road within 24 hours for small stuff, and for bigger projects we’ll give you our best estimate on completion time when we see you.
Walk-in (bike-in) service is also welcome, we'll service your bike on a first-come, first-served basis, and will discuss service options when you drop off your bike.
Wednesday: 11 am - 6pm
Thursday: 11 am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 2pm
Appointment Service ($25 “no-show” deposit required):
Tuesday: 8am - 8pm
Friday: 8am - 8pm
Sunday: 9am - 2pm
Service While You Wait (during walk-in hours)
Flat tire: $25 + HST
Regular Tuneup* - $95 +HST (most bikes)
Lubricate chain, cables, and pivot points
Adjust alignment and cable tension for braking and gear systems
Check and adjust tire pressure
Secure all accessory bolts (racks, baskets, lights, etc.)
Safety check (torque settings on bars, brakes, etc.)
Basic wheel true
Headset and bottom bracket adjustment
No-charge installation for replacement tires, chain, or cassette.
Full Service (the works!)* - $249 +HST (most bikes)
Includes all of Regular Tuneup plus:
Grease and overhaul all serviceable bearing systems
Replace all cables and housings (specialty cables extra)
Drivetrain removal and ultrasonic cleaning
No labour charge on parts installation with Full Service package.
Full Service (the works!) with Winter Storage - $269 +HST (most bikes)
Includes all of Full Service (the works!) plus:
Winter storage for up to six months.
Your bike will emerge from hibernation in springtime freshly tuned and ready to ride!
Perfect for condos, apartments, or keeping the garage clear of clutter.
Winter storage without Full Service package: $100 +HST.
Give the Gift of a Safe and Smooth Bike Ride
Booking service for someone else? You can purchase a gift-card to be used toward service. Thanks for paying it forward.
For urgent service appointments booked fewer than 12 hours in advance, a $75 is required to book an urgent appointment.
All parts installed at London Bicycle Cafe must be purchased by the workshop. We do not install parts brought to us, as we cannot guarantee the safety/state of customer-provided parts.
Kids Bike: $50 and up
Please bring the bike into the shop for an estimate.
Special Projects: $90/hr general shop rate, $25 minimum charge
Custom wheel building, hydraulic brake bleeds, parts and accessories installation, and other special projects. We'll always give a clear up-front estimate of costs for service. Estimates are always free of charge.
Department-Store-Bike Safety Check - $69
Did you recently acquire a new department store bike, and are unsure that it's safe to ride? We'll take it through a full and thorough safety check-out including appropriate torque settings for brakes, handlebars, pedals, and more. New (ridden once or twice) bikes only for this service, please.
Pack a Bike in a Box - $125 (includes box and packing materials)
Are you traveling or moving, and want your bike to arrive safe and sound? We'll pack your bike carefully, wrapping key components in styrofoam. Box and packing materials are all included in the listed price.
We are a fully certified Bosch e-bike repair shop. We will service any/all Bosch mid-drive motors. We do not service any e-bikes that we did not sell, with the exception of those with a Bosch motor.
Right of Refusal
We reserve the right to refuse servicing any bike, for any reason.
* service package prices are for most bikes. Additional charges for specialty bikes including cargo bikes, some European bikes, and Brompton.