RestaurantsLondonVauxhallSW8

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Summary

£64
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3
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5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“An architectural salvage display room” lit by chandeliers – in a Georgian mansion fronting the Vauxhall Cross gyratory system – provides a “lively, boho and very relaxed” backdrop for this unusual but successful venue. Amazingly, it “works so well”, with “above average (if expensive) modern British fare” from highly regarded chef Jackson Boxer. (“Well worth the detour/ taking your life in your hands navigating the Vauxhall one way!”).

Summary

£66
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3
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2
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5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

You “dine under chandeliers” in the “unique ambience” of a Georgian mansion at Vauxhall Cross which doubles as an architectural salvage emporium and restaurant with “an ever-developing, innovative menu”. Chef Jackson Boxer has “turned things up a notch – the food is really very interesting again after a little dip in form over recent years” – while “the atmosphere remains fantastic: louche at lunchtime, party vibes in the evening”.

Summary

£66
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Housed in an architectural antiques emporium” in a Georgian mansion overlooking the traffic of Vauxhall Cross, with a dining room “full of chandeliers and vintage finds”, this “quirky” venue has a “one-of-a-kind atmosphere” that makes it “one of the most fun places to eat”. “The food is always interesting”, too, courtesy chef Jackson Boxer (also behind Orasay in Kensington) – “even if the odd dish is a little bonkers”. Overall it’s a “unique restaurant punching way above its weight”, and “a jolly night out is always guaranteed” (especially if, as from September 2021, you enjoy some of the wine evenings or live jazz recently introduced in the cellars of the building).

Summary

£60
  £££
3
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2
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5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This Georgian mansion-turned-architectural salvage shop is a “wonderful old building in a location you’d least expect it, overlooking Vauxhall Cross’s huge gyratory system – and worth the trip!” for the “fun” and unexpected discovery of the “vibrant, buzzy bohemian bistro” it contains. Eating “amidst antiques a-plenty”, you can enjoy “unusual breakfasts”, “decent cocktails” and “excellent southwest French cuisine”, the work of well-known chef, Jackson Boxer. Service, though, can be “a bit off the ball”.

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30 Wandsworth Rd, London, SW8 2LG

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Brunswick House Café Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Brunswick House Café Restaurant in SW8, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Brunswick House Café restaurant.
Stewart J
Gorgeous restaurant located in a listed bui...
Reviewed 2 months, 21 days ago

"Gorgeous restaurant located in a listed building sitting amongst the Vauxhall skyscrapers. "

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £23.00 £28.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£7.00 £23.00 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £34.00
Filter Coffee £4.00
Extras  
Bread £3.50
Service 12.50%
30 Wandsworth Rd, London, SW8 2LG
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Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday6 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑4 pm

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