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This American-style hotel chain opened in summer 2019 with several restaurants, including this ground-floor, street-facing 'neighbourhood' bar that Adam Rawson is in charge of (he will also look after Isla, a garden restaurant). Double Standard promises casual drinking and dining, with draft beers and classic cocktails in a Shawn-Hausman-designed space. The hotel also boasts a striking glass roof extension housing a further restaurant and roof garden from Peter Sanchez-Iglesias of Bristol's Casamia.

survey result

Summary

£55
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A top find bang opposite King’s Cross: this comfy, stylish bar at the foot of the Standard Hotel – complete with ’70s-tastic soundtrack and decor – is, in particular, “a great choice for brunch, with a super, large outdoor courtyard and terrace, plus lovely and very helpful staff”. “The cocktails are great too!”. (There is also an adjoining, more moody space called Isla).

Summary

Part of a trendy, US hotel-chain’s summer 2019 opening, opposite King’s Cross station – this ground-floor, street-facing ’neighbourhood’ bar has Adam Rawson in charge (he will also look after Isla, a garden restaurant). Double Standard promises casual drinking and dining, with draft beers and classic cocktails in a Shawn-Hausman-designed space. See also Decimo and Isla.

Summary

Part of a trendy, US hotel-chain’s summer 2019 opening, opposite King’s Cross station – this ground-floor, street-facing ’neighbourhood’ bar has Adam Rawson in charge (he will also look after Isla, a garden restaurant). Double Standard promises casual drinking and dining, with draft beers and classic cocktails in a Shawn-Hausman-designed space. See also Decimo and Isla.

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Restaurant details

No dress code

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£6.30 £24.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £29.00
Filter Coffee £0.00
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 15.00%
The Standard, 10 Argyle St, London, WC1H 8EG
Opening hours
Monday7 am‑11 pm
Tuesday7 am‑11 pm
Wednesday7 am‑11 pm
Thursday7 am‑11 pm
Friday7 am‑11 pm
Saturday7 am‑11 pm
Sunday7 am‑11 pm

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