Harden's survey result
It still seems “very popular”, but Juan Santa Cruz’s “very bling-y” Argentinian hangout on the edge of Notting Hill saw ratings plummet this year. “Starters were great, but main courses slightly disappointing” is about as good as it gets. Others reckon it’s “the worst value for money” – “snotty, overpriced, Euroflash with dreadful service”.
“Gaucho-size portions” of “top-quality beef” (“there’s even a kilo steak on the menu”) and “extremely stylish decor” make Juan Santa Cruz’s lavish Argentinian pub conversion on the edge of Notting Hill “a brilliant night out”… “if you can get a table”. But even fans concede it is “extremely expensive” – “at £36 for a main course this is a place to go when someone else is paying”.
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|Wine per bottle||£40.00|
123 Clarendon Rd, London, W11 4JG
all day noon - 11 pm, Sun 10 pm
Last orders: 12.30 am, Sun 5 pm