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Summary

£65
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“It’s the fresh fish that brings you” to this “tiny, tiny space” in Covent Garden (sibling to 10 Cases, just across the road) – a “crowded, congested and stripped-down room” that’s almost “more of a seafood bar than a restaurant as you perch on stools”. “There’s a small menu, with a few specials painted on the walls showing the catch of the day”, “all cooked to perfection behind the counter and served as soon as it’s ready”. “Ideal for pre-theatre, but it doesn’t encourage lingering”.

Summary

£65
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“It’s the fresh fish that brings you” to this “tiny, tiny space” in Covent Garden (sibling to 10 Cases, just across the road) – a “crowded, congested and stripped-down room” that’s almost “more of a seafood bar than a restaurant as you perch on stools”. “There’s a small menu, with a few specials painted on the walls showing the catch of the day”, “all cooked to perfection behind the counter and served as soon as it’s ready”. “Ideal for pre-theatre, but it doesn’t encourage lingering”.

Summary

£65
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Living up to the hype despite the narrow space” – this new opening from the folks behind The 10 Cases (just across the road) is one of the most applauded arrivals of the past year and “a great addition to Covent Garden”. “A short menu of the freshest fish and seafood” is served “with good wines and no faff” in a “refreshingly unpretentious”, but “stylishly simple” white-tiled environment, and results are “sparkling”.

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Parsons Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Parsons Restaurant in WC2H, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Parsons restaurant.
Robert M
Having been to a great many fish restaurant...
Reviewed 1 months, 12 days ago

"Having been to a great many fish restaurants over the years it was a complete surprise to find one under the radar which delivered on so many fronts. Situated in the less well known part of Covent Garden away from the crazy corwds. From a brief menu there was plenty to choose from. All dishes were executed efficiently with brio. Service was exceptional and nothing was too much bother. If you are after an alternative to Sheekey et al then this is a place to put near the top of your list."

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.00 £18.00 £4.50 £6.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £33.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
39 Endell Street, London, WC2H 9BA
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑5 pm, 5 pm‑10 pm
SundayCLOSED

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