RestaurantsLondonSt James'sSW1

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Summary

£65
  £££
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Despite its size, this large D&D Group operation in St James’s has attracted limited feedback in recent years. In early September 2021 (as we were heading to press), after a period of closure, its website promised a reopening ‘with some very exciting changes’…

Summary

£53
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “slick and professional” modern brasserie in the heart of St James’s from D&D London is “very popular at lunchtime with business people” – in particular for the “glass-fronted private room which allows for confidential conversation without being stuffy”. “The location is easy to get to”, and the food “caters for all tastes”.

Summary

£53
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “slick and professional” modern brasserie in the heart of St James’s from D&D London is “very popular at lunchtime with business people” – in particular for the “glass-fronted private room which allows for confidential conversation without being stuffy”. “The location is easy to get to”, and the food “caters for all tastes”.

Summary

£71
  £££
2
Average
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This “stylish” if “cavernous” modern brasserie – nowadays part of D&D London – trades largely on its Manhattan-esque looks and St James’s address, and wins its highest praise from expense-accounters. For folks spending their own cash, the food’s not distinguished but not bad, but service can be awful, and management’s attempts to pep up the big interior (“blaring muzak”, “singer wasn’t enough to lift the ambience”) don’t always go down well.

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Restaurant details

Yes
20
No dress code
120

Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £25.00 £30.00
Pretheatre £25.00 £30.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£13.00 £25.00 £4.50 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £17.00
Filter Coffee £4.00
Extras  
Service 13.00%
7-9 St James’s Street, London, SW1A 1EE
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Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑9:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑9:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑9:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑3:30 pm, 6:15 pm‑9:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑5 pm

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