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Brigade Bar & Bistro
139 Tooley StreetSouthwarkLondonSE1 2HZ
We were looking for a place near tower bridge and found this. Went with a couple of people from work for dinner, and they sat us immediately. The waitress was pleasant enough and had some suggestions on the entrees and starters. The carpaccio was very good as was the scotch egg starters. Most times in the states when I get that the yolk is as hard as a rock. Here, it was cooked perfectly and...more
Quick dinner at The Brigade and it was just fine. Pretty busy for a weekday. Service was a little on the slow side. I had the fish 'n' chips which were nice but portions could have been a little bigger for the price paid. Probably wouldn't go back again. Atmosphere was lively. Mostly folks who had gotten off work and just wanted to hang out with colleagues mostly.more
Been here a couple of times now, I like the fact that regardless of the time it seems possible that there is a table available.
The bar area does get very busy so you have to get your elbows out to get past and access the Resturant area, might I suggest another entrance. Exiting is never a problem as by the time I have left it's always been much quieter.
The Resturant has a social business...more
I visited Brigade on a Thursday evening for a family birthday celebration, as its one of my nan's favourites. I'd been for a work event several years earlier but never for a meal.
I had the gazpacho to start, followed by the aubergine and butter bean pancakes with a side of potato salad. I hate to say it, particularly given the restaurant's fantastic community work, but I found most of the...more
Headed to review as it was just over the road from work but I doubt I'll be back. I'd been in before for drinks and as long as that is all you are after then you should be ok.
I went for the burger which was served on an annoying slate that I found it awkward to eat from and when presentation is what you appear to be going after rather than the actual product then you are in trouble. The...more