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49 Columbia RoadLondonE2 7RG
Brawn doesn't disappoint. Quality ingredients and delicious recipes make for a star dinner. The menu changes regularly, though not big everything we have tried has been on point. Food and are are a bit of a French/Italian mix. Service is prompt and piteous but not over the top. Perfect for a date night or good meal out with friends.more
I had a very nice diner at Brawn. First it is located in a quiet neighbourhood and it makes you feel very relaxed (especially after a rushed Eurostar/Metro/Walking journey). The place itself is very nice, busy but not crowded. The menu changes every night (with some basics often coming back). We picked 2 different starters to share: something with crab and a classic mozzarella. Both very good!...more
Great ambiance with lovely understated French decor. We came for dinner and everything was tasty.
Of the starters, the highlight was the crab and celeriac. I often find shelled crab bland but this was flavoursome and lovely paired with the thinly sliced celeriac salad. The other starters were good but less standout-ish. Duck hearts were perfectly cooked but the polenta was slightly...more
Oh my god Brawn was good. I came with colleagues for lunch, and the food was outstanding. We ordered quite a few dishes and shared. I think my highlight was probably the Tuscan style beef, which was effectively a serving of finely chopped raw beef. The scotch egg was also excellent, as were all the other porky dishes we ordered.
The wine was good, and reasonably priced. Service was also...more
Dinner at Brawn + post-dinner wine at Sagers & Wild = perfect date. There you have it -- in case you don't read any further, I've progressed your romantic life just a bit.
Brawn has quickly perched itself atop my "low key, but excellent dining spots in London" list. Based on two visits, I must finally divulge my thoughts on this Columbia Road pearl.
First, make a reservation or take your...more