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157a Commercial StreetShadwellLondonE1 6BJ
I've been looking forward to visiting Hawksmoor for a very long time and this is not any old Hawksmoor this is the original in Spitalfields.
A pleasant concierge greeted us and quickly showed us to our, un-reserved, seats. It was a quiet Bank Holiday Monday so assume to book in advance to be guaranteed a seat.
The restaurant was fairly busy with a mixture of customers. Seemingly a good date...more
Visited as part of a stag do (early on so as to not be obnoxious!) and was very impressed with the quality of meats and the level of service. We weren't causing scenes like you hear about stag do's doing, however we were feeling a good buzz upon arrival. The waiter could surely tell, but was completely professional and did his job while letting us have fun.
I shared one of the larger cuts...more
It's been a while since I've made it here even though I used to work close by. Reputed to have the best steak in London I've always wanted to try Hawksmoor and what better one than the original.
On a busy night, service was pretty good, fast and friendly despite the number of tables each waiter had to cover. It's a nice restaurant where everything seems to work which creates a nice overall...more
My husband and I went for dinner here as a post wedding treat so we thought we'd go the whole hog and order what we liked and we liked what we ordered!
Firstly, in case you don't want to read my essay, BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL!
The food here is very nice and we shared a piece of juicy perfectly cooked chateaubriand with mac'n'cheese and triple cooked fries. MmMmMmmmm!
The decor is nice, quite...more
Great for the lone business travel in search of a modernly rustic restaurant to enjoy great courses and good wine. I had a craving for steak after a multi-day workshop session for work. I mainly wanted a great piece of meat, some amazing wine, and an environment where I could melt away a bit and decompress. Fortunately I was seated in a corner table where I could have fun people watching while...more