Vivat Bacchus


Vivat Bacchus is a celebration of rustic, robust food, artisan cheeses and great wines. The kitchen explores not only the Western world, but also the more exotic flavours of Africa and the Pacific Rim. For oenophiles, Vivat Bacchus is sheer heaven, with over 13,000 bottles, ranging from well-known French favourites to boutique vintages, any of which can be enjoyed alongside the best of the famous walk-in cheese room, with its incredible range of cheeses from British and international producers.

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Vivat Bacchus

47 Farringdon Street
The City
Public transport:
Farringdon, Underground
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Yelp Reviews


4 out of 5 based on 20 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Vivat Bacchus

3.0 out of 5 14 January 2015
by Cecilia L.

Quick glance:

+ good quality ingredients

+ good selection of wine

+ friendly staff

- pricey

Full review:

I've lunched at Vivat Bacchus a couple of times and the underlying ingredients are always fresh and of good quality. Presentation is nice but I always found the flavour lacking a punch. Most recently I had a beef steak with peppercorn sauce. The steak was cooked as I asked and had nice...more

4.0 out of 5 5 November 2014
by Katy G.

After having Vivat Bacchus on our list of places to try for quite some time, my girlfriends and I finally booked a reservation.

The pros: Cheese - They have a couple of cheese plates to choose from - we tried the Italy plate and shared amongst the three of us. I think this place is worth visiting simply for the cheese!

The cons: I won't say a total con but I didn't love the steak (though...more

4.0 out of 5 3 October 2014
by Rosie O.

Great bar/ restaurant, good service, lovely wine.. But check out the cheese room! Sample as many different cheeses as you like from France, Spain, Switzerland, Italy & the UK, a personalised cheese board is the end result, complete with fruit, nuts chutneys.. Cheese lovers heaven!more

3.0 out of 5 28 September 2014
by JR R.

Love the food...service can be an issue with big groups. Atmosphere is pretty cool and always a nice crowd.more

5.0 out of 5 21 November 2012
by Valerie S.

Vivat Bacchus is the pinnacle of my London dining experiences so far, which is especially nice as I didn't have to pay for my dinner here. I enjoyed a night of wonderful food, company and drinks, as well as a nice tour of the wine cellar.

I rarely go out for really nice dinner, which makes it difficult to give a truly comparative assessment of Vivat Bacchus as compared with other restaurants...more

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