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The Depot

British, Modern Restaurant in London
The Depot, Tideway Yd, Mortlake High St, London, SW14 8SN
020 8878 9462    Email    Website   
Harden's Survey Result
Overall Value
3.5
out of 5
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3.5
£42
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“Lovely views of the Thames”, especially from the new riverside seating area (“definitely a success”), are the main attraction at this “very popular” Barnes haunt; the food may not be the main point, but fans insist it’s “getting better”.
Features
Outside Tables Yes1
Last Orders 10 pm, Sun 9.30 pm
Dress Code -
The Depot Restaurant Reviews
Reviews of The Depot Restaurant in SW14, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Depot restaurant.
Evan Parsons
Your partner Mark introduce himself and we ...
Overall Value
5
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Reviewed 1 months, 16 days ago

"Your partner Mark introduce himself and we had a great chat with my son, Mark about Roaring Meg Sauvignon Blance and by the end of lunch we had devoured two bottles! My son Mark spent two months in New Zealand last year and loves Roaring Meg Red Wine and now the Sauvignon Blanc! A wonderful restaurant right on the banks of the River Thames in Barnes. We got off to a wonderful start with delicious and very tasty hors d’oeuvres. The Quinoa Salad was superb as were the Small succulent Mussels. The main courses of Large Mussels, Roast Chicken and Sea Trout were perfectly cooked. All our deserts were scrumptious: perfect cooked pastry Crumble and Custard, also a dream like Cheesecake. The Frangipane Tart was out of this world. We asked to meet the Chef Gary and personally thank him for his superb cooking. Thee Service was very attentive throughout lunch and Peter, the Manager, was the consummate professional Manager of The Depot. We are very much looking forward to our next visit. Evan,"

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Roger Woodhouse
The Depot is on a roll. It's great value es...
Overall Value
4
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Reviewed 5 months, 14 days ago

"The Depot is on a roll. It's great value especially the set lunches but the whole place comes together so well - the whole is greater than the sum of the parts sort of thing. The recent refurb has made it much warmer and comfy and at night when you can't see the river it doesn't matter but a sunny day probably is the time to go. Wines are democratically priced and there are some attractive staff!"

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Roger Woodhouse
The depot has had a subtle refurbishment wh...
Overall Value
4
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Reviewed 10 months, 27 days ago

"The depot has had a subtle refurbishment which one gradually realises is rather very tasteful and comfortable. Two recent visits have also strongly proved that this is a place where the food is a real winner. It was described by some as "never the main event". No longer. The dishes are a lot more adventurous and decidedly a promotion from near relegation to moving up a league. Still book early so you sit by the windows (no longer with a draught!) and enjoy the views. Service is more positive and friendly. The revamp has motivated the staff too. Lucky west Londoners."

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Jacco Brouwer
Lovely setting on the thames and with a ver...
Overall Value
3.5
out of 5
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Reviewed 11 months, 15 days ago

"Lovely setting on the thames and with a very warm décor all round. An a nice bar for a drink before or after dinner. Food has been consistently good on my last 4 visits here, including two lunch time visits and one Saturday evening dinner. Don't expect fine dining but tasty food (or sunday lunch) in a great setting with attentive service. Wine list is limited but offers some good enough options."

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Wendy Woolf
The food gets better and better. Both a ne...
Overall Value
4
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Reviewed 1 years, 8 months, 26 days ago

"The food gets better and better. Both a neighbourhood local AND a destination spot overhanging the Thames. Noisy and romantic at the same time. Standard dishes now well executed and reliable, with seasonal specials that are interesting and tasty. Well priced and interesting wine list."

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