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Summary

“A fantastic little find” in Soho (rather eclipsed by Andrew Edmunds across the road); staff are “very friendly and helpful”, it has a “charming” vibe, the “regularly changing, seasonal cooking” is “dependably good”, and “its cute courtyard is lovely in warm weather”.

£52
Good
Very Good
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

It’s a mistake to overlook this “small and cosy” Soho stalwart whose “romantic” attractions include “a lovely quiet patio offering a few tables hidden away at the back”; the menu’s only short, but “all the choices are appealing”.

£50
Good
Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Perfect for informal intimacy”, this Soho stalwart is “the epitome of cosiness”, and it has a secret weapon – “a wonderful little courtyard for al fresco dining”; the food (from “a small menu”) is “good too”.

£47
Good
Very Good
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

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10 pm, Wed-Sat 10.30 pm, Sun 9 pm
49 Lexington St, London, W1F 9AP
Opening hours

lunch 12.30 pm - 3 pm, dinner 6.30 pm - 10.30 pm
Last orders: 10 pm, Wed-Sat 10.30 pm, Sun 9 pm

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