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5 Pollen StreetLondonW1S 1NE
I don't even know where to start. Simply delicious.
Our party of three arrived a bit early, the restaurant is not that big so we opted for a drink across the street at the Pollen Street Social (also a lovely place). The host from Little Social came across the street to get us when our table was ready. I mentioned in my booking that we had one gluten free diner, and the restaurant immediately...more
A pleasant little surprise...
Tucked on a tiny street behind Regent St. lies a culinary treat. Part of the Pollen Street Social restaurant across the road, this is the petit bistro extension of that though none the lesser. Really outstanding food in a Modern British meets French classics with a seasoning of the Mediterranean spin. Comfort food with pizazz if you will.
That style is...more
So after 2 visits to little social I would have to say it's not the best Atherton in town. Inside is a rustic French bistro ambience. Long and narrow room with some seats at the bar at the front. Cocktail listings quite nice with some interesting inventions. The negroni francais was excellent. Milder than a typical negroni with the bitterness toned down retaining all the flavour.
On the first...more
Cute little French restaurant, we decided to come here for Burgerquest, and while everyone opted for the burger and fries, I decided to go for the lamb shank.
It looked very promising, but I thought it was too salty, and the meat was a bit on the tough side. It wasn't terrible, but I definitely have had better lamb shanks. I think this was the only time I felt a bit of regret and wish I...more
I liked Little Social. Good love from the host, a nice crab, tomato and radish salad to start, a lovely cod main with pesto, and then a brown sugar tart for dessert. Service was good and the booth was private. Definitely has a French bistro overtone.
It is a great restaurant but something about it just felt a bit bland. I kind of felt like I had been there before--reminds me in a way of...more