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Summary

Overlooking St Paul’s from the fringes of the Square Mile’s Paternoster Square development, this D&D London operation caters mainly for City expense-accounters. It’s best known as the location for TV show First Dates, but for romance look elsewhere – “the tables are too close together” and the food’s “expensive and average”.

£61
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

That its main claim to fame nowadays is as the location for TV show First Dates speaks volumes for the unimpressive performance of this modern steakhouse, by St Paul’s, which has never really made the grade with its natural City business-dining constituency. “Of all the D&D London places, this is near the bottom, with impossibly slow service, tables too close, little ambience or magic to the room itself, and average food”. (And in real-life, heart-throb maître d’ Fred Sirieix doesn’t work here, but at Galvin at Windows on Park Lane.)

£56
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“With a location like this they should try harder”, but D&D London’s steakhouse – with its al fresco tables and magnificent pavement-side views of St Paul’s – is too busy making money from its captive be-suited market: it’s “overpriced and the food’s not that good”.

£55
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Poor feedback this year, on this “expensive” D&D London’s steakhouse, which critics feel seems to “trade on its location” (it's right by St Paul’s, with many al fresco tables); “at lunch, it’s 95% business”, and hard to give it any wider recommendation.

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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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Paternoster Chop House Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Paternoster Chop House Restaurant in EC4, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Paternoster Chop House restaurant.
Stefan K
Bustling city venue. Some decent food deals...
Reviewed 1 months, 14 days ago

"Bustling city venue. Some decent food deals set menus. Staff used to having to whisk people through on limited lunch breaks. For pace and cost, food often a great deal."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Dinner £25.00 £30.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£12.00 £21.00 £4.50 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £18.50
Filter Coffee £4.00
Extras  
Bread £3.00
Service 12.50%
1 Warwick Court, London, EC4M 7DX
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Opening hours
Monday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Friday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm-3 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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