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Summary

£82
 ££££
2
Average
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A great place for meat, nicely served” – this modern version of the traditional British chophouse is a business-friendly destination close to the City, from the D&D London stable. Its main attraction is a comfortable dining terrace above the river, with spectacular views of Tower Bridge. The restaurant was created by Sir Terence Conran as part of his ‘Gastrodome’ complex on the South Bank of the Thames, and has flown somewhat under the radar for many years now.

Summary

£81
 ££££
2
Average
2
Average
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Known for its “great view” of nearby Tower Bridge and menu of British carnivore classics (“it serves what it says: meat, meat, meat, with limited veggie choice)” – this D&D venue was conceived by the late Sir Terence Conran as part of his 1990s ‘Gastrodrome’ food complex. A typical assessment of the food is that results are “OK for work purposes, but expensive”. A big plus in the era of outdoor dining was that the terrace is “comfortable and warm” even in cooler months, thanks to “heaters that really work!”.

Summary

£70
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This business-friendly D&D London venue plays to its strengths: the spectacular Tower Bridge setting, plus a well-constructed menu of meaty, classic British dishes. Originally part of the late Sir Terence Conran’s ‘Gastrodome’ project in the 1990s, fans “have been coming here for years” and for a simple grill in prime Thames-side territory, it’s worth remembering.

Summary

£70
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This business-friendly D&D London venue plays to its strengths: the spectacular Tower Bridge setting, plus a well-constructed menu of meaty, classic British dishes. Originally part of Sir Terence Conran’s ‘Gastrodome’ project in the 1990s, fans “have been coming here for years” and for a simple grill in prime Thames-side territory, it’s worth remembering.

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Restaurant details

Yes
Highchair,Menu
Yes
No dress code
150

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£14.00 £22.00 £5.00 £9.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £27.00
Filter Coffee £5.00
Extras  
Bread £3.50
Service 13.00%
36e Shad Thames, London, SE1 2YE
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Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑4 pm
Sunday5:30 pm‑9 pm

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