Set in Soho, Social Eating House serves bistro-style food in a relaxed yet modern environment.
Spread over three floors, it comprises a basement chef's table, a ground-floor restaurant and a top-floor bar. Under the direction of Paul Hood, Social Eating House is the third London restaurant from renowned chef Jason Atherton.
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Social Eating House
58 - 59 Poland streetLondonW1F 7NR
- Public transport:
- Oxford Circus, Underground
I haven't been to the restaurant (next time), but the speakeasy-like bar upstairs is a winner.
Cocktails are very nice and original, albeit small.
Cool atmosphere yet warm feeling.
Friendly helpful staff.
I need to go back for the full food and drinks experience.more
Went here with my boyfriend so I got to try a number of dishes :) I got the roasted foie gras as a starter and hands down most incredible starter I've ever had. Melted in your mouth and matched perfectly with the gingerbread and grape molasses. My boyfriend got the smoked angus tar tar which also melted in your mouth and tasted incredible.
For the main I got the lamp rump...more
After searching for Michelin starred restaurants in UK, I have decided to put my money in the Social eating house. Well, the truth is that I've only been to the upstairs bar so far since that's what my budget can afford ( or not :p)
We arrived around 7pm, there was no line up but was instructed by the door man that we have to wait for around 20 mins since it's full inside. We waited for...more
Absolutely excellent spot by one of my favourite British chefs James Atherton. Full disclosure I only had drinks here at the upstairs bar (where half is reserve red for no reservations) and that's the 5 star review as I can't comment on the food, but the decor, lighting, art, music and exceptional attention to every detail really impressed me. Definitely book ahead no matter what.
A low-ceiling, dark wood and reclaimed chairs filled den of men in suits and women in shift dresses. Great for a drink (reservation recommended) at the Blind Pig bar upstairs or a meal where you don't mind shouting over the noise.
I'm sad they don't do 'radioactive' drinks anymore as a result of patrons stealing the illuminated ice cubes. We asked for the craziest cocktails on the menu and...more