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The re-opened wine bar was previously known as The Tavern; opened November 2022.

survey result

Summary

£45
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

On the fringe of the City, this large tavern is part of the well-known eateries grouped around Bleeding Heart Yard, all under common ownership. A “decent-all-round and handy standby”, it was in particular “a perfect place to meet people for the elusive business meetings that could take place between lockdowns”. Reported by Google as ‘Temporarily closed’ in October 2021, we have rated it on the basis that – as the Square Mile picks up – its return is likely.

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Bleeding Heart Wine Bar Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Bleeding Heart Wine Bar Restaurant in EC1, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Bleeding Heart Wine Bar restaurant.
colin p
Can be a discreet hideaway or a major socia...
Reviewed 8 months, 13 days ago

"Can be a discreet hideaway or a major social occasion. Rooms of varying sizes are available and an open restaurant is in the complex. Classical european dishes; first rate lamb- my chops were cooked to perfection. Unhurried and efficient service with a smile. Friendly and welcoming. Wines a little expensive but a good range."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Always   £35.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£10.00 £27.50 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £30.00
Filter Coffee £4.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
Bleeding Heart Yard, London, EC1N 8SJ
Opening hours
Monday11:30 am‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Tuesday11:30 am‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Wednesday11:30 am‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Thursday11:30 am‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Friday11:30 am‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

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