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39 Queen Victoria St
City of London
+44 (0)20 7248 3062

Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 11 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Sweetings

3.0 out of 5 23 July 2016
by Darren N.

Nice non-touristy place for lunch. Portions were quite small, but nice atmosphere.more

4.0 out of 5 24 November 2014
by Som D.

Sweetings is something of an institution, clearly, in the city. With its lunch only, no bookings, communal seating character, it seems like a cool place to go to. However, the Mansion House location seemed to have been enough of a reason to add a slightly unreasonable mark-up. We ordered the fried whitebait plate as a starter. Not bad.

For mains, I ordered the Plaice and my sister got the...more

5.0 out of 5 24 October 2014
by Vanessa K.

We loved this place!!! It is such a hidden gem! It's totally a locals place as we were the only tourists in the place. There were a lot of business men who had lunch here. You can only dine during the lunch hours and only Monday through Friday. We grabbed lunch after St. Paul's Cathedral.

The set up is actually quite quaint. There are "bars" or tables set in the dining area, each bar is...more

4.0 out of 5 20 January 2014
by Roup P.

Very good but VERY pricey! The service was also great. The ambiance is a bit stale and formal.

There's other fish and chips in London that are just as good for a lot less money.more

5.0 out of 5 2 September 2013
by Dave G.

Sweetings has been open since 1889 which is as old school as you can get. They've been serving basically the same menu for close to 125 years. While waiting for our table, standing at the bar for an afternoon beer in a pewter mug, I spied an old menu on the wall in a frame. Sure enough it was almost the same as their current menu. You won't find anything fancy here. Just great quality...more

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