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Ruby Blue

#4,213 of 18,306 Restaurants in London
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , British
1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
+49 163 2046720
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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Pub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
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1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Wouldn't return here. On arrival, there was a bad toilet smell which has been mentioned in previous reviews. Some of the seats were scruffy and torn and held together with tape. There was chewing gum stuck to the underside of the table. This was pointed...More

1  Thank CazNLW
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I've never posted an online review like this before but the service was so poor I registered an account just to write this. £15 entry for a tiny room where you're squashed in like a pack of sardines isn't ideal to be honest. Even the...More

3  Thank davidG7329EV
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Great deal for central London. We have eaten here several times using taste card and if you are dining early i the evening you can also enjoy 'happy hour' drinks. Brilliant value, great views and the food was good too.

Thank reneella
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

I wish i could give minus ratings. We went to the club with a large party, which some members already inside. When sitting in the cue (in my wheelchair) i got to the front and i was told thier was no lift and i was...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely place tucked up a side road off Leicester Square, never been here before, what a lovely building, the club is on the first floor and next floor is the restaurant 🍴, we choose where we wanted to sit, lovely decorated, beautiful high ceilings, staff...More

Thank w25den
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

My husband took me to London for my birthday for the weekend and had purchased a west end (Aladdin) and had purchased a meal before hand in this lovely / stunning restaurant ! It is absolutely stunning the decor the staff are very friendly, the...More

1  Thank Emma W
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with my Daughter prior to the theatre. Good menu, nice Thai Green Chicken Curry, Mozzarella Sticks and food and wine reasonably priced for Leics Square area. Got served quickly and whilst service a little sketchy, friendly enough.

Thank MartinNeonValley
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We were recommended to visit this place and before we went we looked at the trip advisor comments. Well, I think they wrote them themselves. The view from the balcony over the square got a 10/10. The food however is a different story. Cold, boring...More

Thank Jessica X
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We had bought our tickets for entry to ruby blue that included a meal at 9 pm. When we arrived, the staff told us that they could not find our pre-order and took a very long time to serve us - we didn't get the...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Cannot thank Jordan and all the staff at Ruby Blue enough for helping to provide us with what was a great Xmas party. Staff were great and food was excellent. We will definitely be back.

Thank Kelly5885
RubyBlueManagement, Manager at Ruby Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Hi Kelly5885, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We had a great time hosting your party so we are glad you had a great time :) Hopefully see you again next year!

The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Questions & Answers
Nail A
17 December 2017|
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Response from Debby294 | Reviewed this property |
hi we bought the package a meal and a show £39 each they will be on the internet i think.
14 October 2017|
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Response from RubyBlueManagement | Property representative |
Hi, I would advise to book a table in the restaurant if you are going to have dinner. if you would like just bar food you are able to just come in and use a table in our bar
Maria S
10 February 2015|
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Maria, it's quite central but probably not the best depending on how much you want to spend. I visit London a fair bit so can help depending on your budget.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 56
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
5:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +49 163 2046720
  • E-mail
Situated just off London's Leicester Square, Ruby Blue is a bar and restaurant where you'll find everyone from clubbers to theatre-goers or tourists to Londoners, soaking up that London atmosphere. When it comes to dining, Ruby Blue is deliciously on the case. Choose from an interestingly varied menu while you're entertained by a live pianist (Sat only). Tempting new dishes including the Chargrilled Lemon & Thyme Marinated Chicken & the new Sticky Chilli Lamb Rump served with sweet potatoes, yoghurt & coriander sauce. Finish with the indulgent Chocolate Fudge Brownie for a truly spectacular meal. Perfect for an intimate dinner for 2 or a fun party night. Sumptuous booths, a gorgeous restaurant and a luxurious lounge make Ruby Blue the ideal venue for a midweek hangout or weekend treat. Happy Hour at Ruby Blue: 17:00 - 20:00, all drinks, everyday!
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