RestaurantsLondonSwiss CottageNW3

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Summary

£63
  £££
2
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2
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2
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Simon and Jolanta Bradley’s neighbourhood restaurant in Swiss Cottage has provided a professional experience for more than 30 years, with modern European cooking that’s a cut above what might be expected in its backwater location. Ratings are undercut by one or two reporters who see “room for improvement”. But there’s no doubting its “reasonable pre-theatre menu” is particularly useful for visitors to the nearby Hampstead Theatre.

Summary

£64
  £££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “friendly” neighbourhood spot with a “tasty” modern European menu has done stalwart service in a Swiss Cottage sidestreet for the best part of three decades. “They have a monopoly for convenience to the nearby Hampstead Theatre”, and serve an “efficient and stress-free” pre-theatre spread. The harsh would say the quality of the cooking can be “so so” – if it was a notch higher, this could be quite a destination.

Summary

£64
  £££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “friendly” neighbourhood spot with a “tasty” modern European menu has done stalwart service in a Swiss Cottage sidestreet for the best part of three decades. “They have a monopoly for convenience to the nearby Hampstead Theatre”, and serve an “efficient and stress-free” pre-theatre spread. The harsh would say the quality of the cooking can be “so so” – if it was a notch higher, this could be quite a destination.

Summary

£64
  £££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “friendly neighbourhood restaurant” in Swiss Cottage, now closing in on its 30th anniversary, is “good if not brilliant… probably the best in the area”. OK, you might not cross town for it, but it’s very handy for the Hampstead Theatre, with a “great pre-theatre menu”.

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Bradley’s Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Bradley’s Restaurant in NW3, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Bradley’s restaurant.
Tim H
Food was good. Restaurant lacked atmosphere...
Reviewed 1 months, 15 days ago

"Food was good. Restaurant lacked atmosphere."

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Sally M
Good to have the theatre menu pre visiting ...
Reviewed 3 months, 3 days ago

"Good to have the theatre menu pre visiting the Hampstead Theatre. The food is pleasant and some dishes excellent but one can never tell which until one tastes."

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Steven B
This was a very quiet night so it was perha...
Reviewed 8 months, 21 days ago

"This was a very quiet night so it was perhaps not typical in that we could talk in normal tones! It is a reliable local restaurant reliant on the nearby Theatre and giving food above the norm in the area. The service started poorly in that we were told, in an off hand manner, to self hang our coats in an alcove which was full of tables and chairs and nowhere to hang properly. After that it all felt a bit casual somehow - I doubt if the cut down and perhaps new staff would have coped well with a full house. Food was good although prices have not escaped the increases. The chocolate souffle was however in a class of its own - huge and delicious. Hence the 4 rating on food. "

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Tim H
As it was unexpectedly good last time, we t...
Reviewed 9 months, 20 days ago

"As it was unexpectedly good last time, we tried it again. Very good again. The Set Menu was excellent and good value."

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Patrick H
Food mostly good but lacking in seasoning. ...
Reviewed 9 months, 27 days ago

"Food mostly good but lacking in seasoning. Very small menu. Room pleasant. Some of the service was not. "

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Ros H
Our local pre0theatre restaurant - they hav...
Reviewed 9 months, 29 days ago

"Our local pre0theatre restaurant - they have never let us down. The food is good and excellent value. "

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Tim H
Have not been for 2 years. Pleasantly surpr...
Reviewed 11 months,

"Have not been for 2 years. Pleasantly surprised tonight. Had the set menu (reasonably priced) and the dishes were very well cooked and very tasty. Will go back."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £24.00 £28.00
Dinner   £36.00
Pretheatre £24.00 £28.00
SundayLunch £30.00 £35.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£10.30 £24.00 £5.00 £9.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £24.50
Filter Coffee £4.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
25 Winchester Rd, London, NW3 3NR
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Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday5 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑9 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5 pm‑9 pm
Sunday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm

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