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Slowly but surely, GR’s Chelsea flagship is clawing its way back into London’s very top tier. As yet, it still inspires too many gripes about a “boring” experience at “stratospheric” prices, but year-on-year the ‘swingometer’ is steadily heading in the direction of its admirers who – lauding Clare Smyth’s “absolutely impeccable” cuisine – say “the bill is eye-watering, but after such a superb meal, you won’t care!” Stop Press – in early October 2015, Clare Smyth announced that she was stepping back, to open her own place in Autumn 2016. Her No 2. Matt Abe will succeed her here.

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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Critics of GR’s Chelsea flagship still decry it as “lacking innovation or interest”, and even fans warn of “hysterical laughter at the prices”; its ratings recovered somewhat this year, though, supported by more praise for a “class act”, and in particular Clare Smyth’s cuisine that’s “amazing from start to finish”.

£127
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Clare Smyth’s “classic” cuisine is, say fans, “outstanding”, and helps to make the Sweary One’s rather “stuffy” Chelsea HQ a “peerless” destination; too many critics, though complain of “mundane” cooking served in a “sterile” ambience… and all at “piss-take” prices!

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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Reviews of Gordon Ramsay Restaurant in SW3, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Gordon Ramsay restaurant.
Paul C
No wonder this has held 3 stars for so long...
Reviewed 3 months, 5 days ago

"No wonder this has held 3 stars for so long simply brilliant, breath-taking food and service. We went for my wife's 60th birthday and it was a fabulous experience worth every penny."

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68-69 Royal Hospital Rd, London, SW3 4HP
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lunch noon - 3 pm, dinner 6.45 pm - 11 pm
Last orders: 10.15 pm

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