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5 Stoney St LondonLondonSE1 9AA
I had wonderful experience here. It's in the heart of borough market next to a lovely strip of bars & other restaurants. I visited after going to the top of the Shard building which is a short walk away. It was great to find this place bc it was one of the only few to still be open later in the evening. My friend & I weren't in the mood for a large meal & wanted to save some money. We ordered...more
The restaurant itself is attractive and has a good atmosphere. Light and airy, it was the perfect location for a late lunch on a muggy day in early summer.
The food? I don't know. It was ok. I had the haddock and chips, and while the chips were pretty tasty, the fish was rather bland.
There were a couple of other things I didn't like. I asked for some mayonnaise and was directed to use my...more
No, not the hideous American chain Applebee's (as Jade V. says in her review below)..... but a quaint, lovely, delicious cafe/restaurant in Borough Market.
Was lucky enough to get a table outside on a warm Spring evening. At first I was suspicious as so many other restaurants were packed, but this one wasn't. In retrospect it was merely good timing.
The scallop starter with celeriac...more
It pains me to write this review.
I have enjoyed this restaurant many times and visited it each time I was in London and recommended it to friends frequently.
But a few hours following my last meal there, I became violently ill. I ended up in bed for over a week, ruining my entire trip to London. After returning to the U.S., I needed to see my GP and was prescribed antibiotics.
Don't expect anything even remotely similar to the American casual dining chain of a similar name. Expect fresh seafood in a slightly classier environment, with a price to match.
Got there on a Friday for dinner, early in the evening, and it was pretty packed. We managed to get the last two free seats at tables, though. The service was courteous and speedy.
The mixed grilled fish platter...more