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#977 of 18,960 Restaurants in London
₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , Fusion
412 Essex Road, London N1 3PJ, England
+44 20 3441 8808
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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412 Essex Road, London N1 3PJ, England
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1 - 10 of 168 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food aspires to be affordable fine dining but misses the mark. My starter of sautéed mushrooms felt like it has been made with canned mushrooms rather than fresh ones, giving it blandness. And the croutons had clearly been fried long before and left in...More

Thank OYP-London
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Lovely, informal, small restaurant serving excellent quality food. The combinations of flavours are intelligent and presentation is pleasing; you can see that a talented mind backs up the skills of the chef. Nice that everything was well seasoned before it hit the table. Great service...More

Thank jimclose
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The starters were wonderful—we had the sardines and the steak tartare. Mains were a bit small. I was still peckish after three courses. I know this is fine dining but I’d still like to be fed. Also a little underpowered flavour-wise and I couldn’t get...More

Thank Brendan L
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Lots to like about this local neighbourhood restaurant at the far end of Essex Road. A friendly welcome and a buzzy atmosphere with the open kitchen. Not that many tables - albeit they are quite packed in. An appealing menu and an interesting wine list...More

Thank jpotts19702014
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

There’s no need for a long review - the cooking and presentation were accomplished, the three wines we tried (by the glass) were great, and the room was welcoming and laid-back with the kitchen on view. A very enjoyable evening, and very enjoyable food, at...More

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing food and presentation at a reasonable price. Would come back in a heart beat. Try the cured salmon starter!

1  Thank apow2018
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Can’t rate this place highly enough - amazing food, fantastic service, gorgeous ambiance. Am bringing my husband back here and will become a regular. LOVED IT.

Thank emmaguirao1
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Small and each customer is crammed in which makes it difficult to hold a conversation without raised voices. The food is nice but not mind blowing. Service is good.

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I had the steak for my main and my first bite had me saying “wow”. It was cooked to perfection and was packed with flavour. The sides of potatoes, beans and salad were all really fresh with subtle citrus flavours, complimenting the main perfectly. Dessert...More

Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time - great food and wine, great service, great place all around ! The menu is small but thoughtfully composed and enticing, good wines, too

1  Thank Anke N
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22 January 2017|
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Response from Martin L | Property representative |
Hi Katie, if you email us prior to your visit we can forward you a vegan set menu ;) Looking forward Martin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 Essex Road, London N1 3PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3441 8808
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