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Summary

“Madame Catherine reigns as always with French charm” (“although at times she can be a little touchy”) at her St John’s Wood stalwart, whose superbly atmospheric quarters are particularly “perfect for an intimate and romantic meal for two”. She “keeps high standards” including very “dependable” cuisine bourgeoise (but “some new additions on the menu” might not go amiss).

£67
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Catherine Parisot’s “charmant” Gallic classic in St John’s Wood “provides a thoroughly enjoyable evening” combining a “lovely” superbly “romantic” setting with a “small, expertly executed menu” of archetypal cuisine bourgeoise. La Patronne’s occasional stormy outbreaks were not in evidence this year.

£67
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3
Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Magnifique!” – Catherine Parisot’s “special” St John’s Wood treasure is “so French, fun and romantic” and continues to deliver “dependable, high-quality” cuisine bourgeoise. Service from La Patronne and her team can be “attitude-y” or slow, but on most accounts: “who cares?”

£67
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Catherine Parisot’s “little piece of France” is a treasured St John’s Wood “institution”, and its “gorgeous” style has “survived its recent revamp” unscathed; service is “fantastically kind” (except when La Patronne is having an off day) and its “old-school” cuisine bourgeoise is “superb” (if from a rather “unchanging” menu).

£60
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4
Very Good
5
Exceptional
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Dinner £35.00 £45.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £35.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%

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45
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L’Aventure Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of L’Aventure Restaurant in NW8, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of L’Aventure restaurant.
Richard F
Very good fixed priced Sunday Lunch. You ei...
Reviewed 6 months,

"Very good fixed priced Sunday Lunch. You either love it or hate it and we love it"

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3 Blenheim Terrace, London, NW8 0EH
Opening hours
Monday12:30 pm-2:30 pm, 7 pm-11 pm
Tuesday12:30 pm-2:30 pm, 7 pm-11 pm
Wednesday12:30 pm-2:30 pm, 7 pm-11 pm
Thursday12:30 pm-2:30 pm, 7 pm-11 pm
Friday12:30 pm-2:30 pm, 7 pm-11 pm
Saturday7 pm-11 pm
Sunday12:30 pm-2:30 pm

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