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Summary

Erstwhile haute cuisine star Tom Aikens has switched his focus to these casual diners in recent years. Fans (the majority) praise their “lively” staff and “good bistro cooking at friendly prices”, but ratings are still dragged down by numerous reports of “slapdash” results.

£65
Average
Average
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“For a serious weekend breakfast”, fans do tip Tom Aikens’s casual bistros (particularly the backstreet Chelsea original), but overall they give an impression that’s decidedly “average”.

£63
Average
Average
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“They need to up their game” at Tom Aikens’s supposedly upmarket, casual bistro chain – with its “disorganised” service, “hit-and-miss” cooking and “lack of ambience”, it’s just “all a bit ordinary”.

£63
Poor
Average
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Save as “hustling and bustling” brunch venues (SW3 especially), reporters rarely give solidly positive reports on Tom Aikens’s growing bistro chain – prices for the “very average” food can seem “excruciating”, and service can be “shambolic”; WC2 has a “wonderful location overlooking the Thames”.

£65
Average
Poor
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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30
10 pm, Sun 4 pm
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Tom’s Kitchen, Somerset House Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Tom’s Kitchen, Somerset House Restaurant in WC2, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Tom’s Kitchen, Somerset House restaurant.
John E
The restaurant was full but in spite of tha...
Reviewed 4 months, 7 days ago

"The restaurant was full but in spite of that the service was quick and slick. The food was also good and still hot"

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