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Summary

“Even the plainest of dining partners seems to take on a glow” at this “utterly charming” and amazingly popular veteran – a “Bohemian” old town-house which is “refreshingly constant in the chopping and changing Soho scene” and whose straightforward, notably affordable dishes are perennially “prepared with passion and care”. “For a candle-lit supper” it has few equals, as most reporters feel “the cramped conditions only add to the cosy ambience” (although not everyone is wowed by the basement). Top billing goes to the “fantastic wine”“because of the generosity of the owner, the markups on wines are minimal and it is a very interesting list”: “anything on the blackboard deserves attention and, nearly always, consumption!”

£57
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“THE place for a date in Soho”“time stands still” at this “intriguing” townhouse that wins the hearts of legions of Londoners with its “dark and Gothic” Bohemian, candle-lit charm, its “casual yet engaged staff”, and its “splendiferous wine list (without hefty mark-ups too”). Don’t expect great comfort (although the “cramped quarters do make for romantic closeness”) and while “the no-frills cooking is very flavoursome it’s not haute cuisine”.

£56
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3
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Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“To ‘seal the deal’ with a date”, this “old world”, “rickety” Soho “haunt”“all flickering candlelight and rustic Bohemian style” – has few equals. The “ever-changing”, “simple”, “seasonal” fare is “honest” and “always reliable”, but “the wine makes a meal exceptional”“an amazing choice” from arguably “the best-value list in London”.

£52
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“For the perfect first date”, this “magical” (if “cramped”), candle-lit Soho townhouse is second to none – a “shabby-chic treasure” that’s “barely changed in three decades” (although actually, behind the scenes, they put in a big new kitchen this year). The “simple, daily changing fare” is unfailingly good value, but the star turn is the “incredible wines at stunning prices”.

£46
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Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Reviews of Andrew Edmunds Restaurant in W1F, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Andrew Edmunds restaurant.
Piers R
A neighbourhood restaurant in Soho of such ...
Reviewed 4 months, 26 days ago

"A neighbourhood restaurant in Soho of such quirky charms with excellent food and a wine list put together by one of the most knowledgeable in the business."

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Robin A
Can't beat this place for an occasional spe...
Reviewed 6 months, 1 day ago

"Can't beat this place for an occasional special treat."

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Ottilie C
Proper trencherman food “Authentic” lit...
Reviewed 9 months, 2 days ago

"Proper trencherman food “Authentic” little restaurant ambience doesn’t hide fact the tables are rather cramped"

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Pretheatre £18.50 £21.50

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£10.00 £18.50 £3.50 £8.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £24.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
46 Lexington Street, London, W1F 0LP
Opening hours
Monday12 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Tuesday12 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Thursday12 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Friday12 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Saturday12:30 pm-3:30 pm, 5:30 pm-10:30 pm
Sunday1 pm-4 pm, 6 pm-10:30 pm

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