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Summary

“Ranks with the best beef I’ve ever had in London” is typical of the high praise earned by this smart two-year-old. “Mind you, it is right next to Smithfield” – a fact reflected in its straight-to-the-point menu – “and the maître d’ knows just the right wine to wash it down with”. It occupies an architectural gem of a townhouse once home to Sir John Betjeman.

£51
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Excellent but limited feedback on this cute yearling – a straightforward looking operation tucked away down a Smithfield alleyway in a quaint old townhouse that was once Sir John Betjeman’s home (and which some older reporters may remember as Betjeman’s Restaurant, very long RIP). The small menu, complemented by daily specials, is of diverse inspiration, but the stand-outs are the meat dishes, reflecting chef Emiliano Gallegos’s experience at La Pulperia, an Argentinian steakhouse in Paris.

£34
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£6.00 £16.00 £5.50 £5.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £20.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
44 Cloth Fair, London, EC1A 7JQ
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-11 pm
Wednesday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-11 pm
Thursday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-11 pm
Friday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-11 pm
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED