A beautiful and innovative restaurant and bar with a terrace overlooking the bustling Borough Market, Rabot 1745 offers a ‘cacao cuisine’ menu featuring contemporary dishes influenced by the West Indies and Britain. The savoury richness of cacao is used as a subtle garnish, infusion and spice throughout.
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Venue Details & Map
2-4 Bedale Street
Borough MarketSouthwarkLondonSE1 9AL
- Public transport:
- Southwark, Underground
Freezing bar, cold food, but good drinks selection!
Great service from the main guy - he was really friendly, chatty and was quick to take order for drinks. My friend and I then got a bit peckish and ordered sweet potato ribbons, french fries with chocolate aioli, crispy duck confit potato cake and yorkshire pudding filled with rare-seared parkin-spiced beef, white chocolate mash.
This is review for their coffee... I always feel bad leaving 2 stars but this is a coffee/chocolate cafe and the coffee just wasn't very good. The foam was cold so I took a massive sip and the coffee was really unbelievable hot and the beans were burnt. The chocolate was ok but I guess I have been spoilt along the way and I think having burnt bean coffee and the chocolate together they didn't...more
So, Rabot 1745 is a combo restaurant/coffee shop. We escaped to the coffee shop from the very busy Borough Market across the road. The space is neatly designed to give a cozy feel and staff were pleasant. My husband and I both ordered the Coffee Chocolate which is the equivalent to a Mocha and it was delicious. It tasted so chocolately, unlike anything I have ever tasted before coffee-wise....more
We came here after reading about this restaurant in the evening paper and being in the area. It was described as 'contemporary dishes influenced by the West Indies and Britain, with the savoury richness of cacao used as a subtle garnish, infusion and spice throughout'. "Great' we thought "a Caribbean restaurant near where we are going for drinks, let's go". We managed to get a table booked...more
Hmmm I think this is a 2.5 rounded up to 3 review. The extra half a star is a bonus for trying to do something different and for the fantastic service from our server, Monty
Rabot have been spreading the gospel of good high end chocolate through their Hotel Chocolat chain. Their flagship shop has been in Borough Market for years but this has recently moved a short distance to new...more