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

The ground floor of an international journalists’ club, with photo-reportage as wall decoration: this dining room near Paddington Station is particularly worth knowing about as a smartish option in what’s still a very thinly provided area. Its modern British cooking is “a little hit and miss”, but while it only “sometimes lives up to the space” it seldom goes badly awry. One problem: “with all those photos of heroic war reporting on the wall, one feels a bit of a wimp”.

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

“Handy in the culinary desert that is Paddington” – this well-appointed venue is the ground floor of a club dedicated to war reporters (expect some eye-catching photo-reportage on the walls). It’s a “comfortable setting” for food that’s “relatively simple” but “remarkably good in the context of the general quality of restaurants in the vicinity”.

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£54
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Useful in the culinary desert that is Paddington”, this “stylish” and “buzzy” venue is part of a club for war reporters (with pics on the walls providing “reminders of the big news events from the start of the Cold War to the fall of the Berlin Wall”). Most reports praise its “well-prepared classic food”, but there’s also a feeling that “erratic cooking can let down an otherwise sensible option in an area that needs it”.

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

“In an area of fast food joints”, this comfortable dining room – part of a journalists’ club for war reporters – is known for its “really consistent food, with fine wine at affordable prices”. It further upped the ante in summer 2016, re-launching after a major revamp adding a mezzanine, and with higher culinary ambition (so for the time being we’ve left it un-rated).

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Quite enjoyable experience. ...
Reviewed 10 months, 4 days ago

"Quite enjoyable experience. "

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£11.00 £20.00 £6.00 £6.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.00
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Bread £1.00
Service 12.50%
13 Norfolk Pl, London, W2 1QJ
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Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑4 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑4 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑4 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Thursday12 pm‑4 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Friday12 pm‑4 pm, 5:30 pm‑11 pm
Saturday6 pm‑11 pm
SundayCLOSED

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