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The Laughing Gravy
154-156 Blackfriars RoadLondonSE1 8EN
I was determined that I'd have some type of wellington in London while I was there. So I resorted to Yelp and found this little cute place a few metro stations away from us.
Service was great. Food was delicious. I must say, though, I felt little stupid about my mild obsession about having wellington in London. It was nothing special. It tasted like eating a good piece of steak with a...more
We had some friends visiting from America so we booked a table for dinner. I had the elderflower mojito which was very enjoyable. I ordered the heritage beetroot as a starter. The beetroot itself was lovely, however if you are going to put caviar on someone's plate please list it on the menu as not everyone wants to eat fish eggs. My review would be 4 or 5 stars if this didn't happen. Next I...more
The Laughing Gravy is one of those gems. A small pub-style restaurant located just a stone's throw away from Southwark tube station offers a really delicious British food for affordable prices.
Beetroot cooked in three different ways was a pleasant refreshing starter. Followed by an absolutely divine Sunday roast: tender meat marinated in Kernel Porter beer served with a lovely gravy (it...more
Stopped in yesterday for lunch and ended up returning for dessert!
Lunch: Somerset brie glazed Portobello mushrooms and spinach with roast Heritage vegetables, braised leek and fennel, butternut squash and artichoke. Delicious. A smidge more salty than I like my veg, but everything was nicely roasted, and the cheese with the mushroom was a winning combination.
I walked around for a few...more
We stopped in late on a Friday evening with no reservation. The host was welcoming and friendly and let us know that a table would be coming up soon as the first batch of early diners were finishing up. We didn't wait too long before we were seated.
The restaurant is cosy but with clean lines and with a conservatory roof inside that adds a light, airy feel. Within a few minutes we were...more