The Palomar


This Soho eatery focuses on contemporary Middle Eastern cuisines, with a particular influence from Jerusalem’s vibrant food scene. A selection of hot and cold dishes are prepared in the open kitchen, while dining is available at the zinc-topped bar.

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The Palomar

34 Rupert Street
+44 20 7439 8777

Yelp Reviews

4.5 out of 5 based on 53 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Palomar

5.0 out of 5 12 March 2017
by Jean-Olivier R.

Drinks, food, wonderful.

I started with the Red Mamba cocktail (special), a mix of gin and whisky, which is served is a homemade parmigiano crouton. They recommend you alternate between both. I couldn't stop, finish the cocktail in 5 minutes. Absolutely delicious.

Followed with the Kubaneh, as an appetizer. It is a greatly individually baked pita bread loaf, v tahini and velvet tomatoes, to...more

5.0 out of 5 10 February 2017
by Sanjana H.

One of the best meals I've had in London. Really perfectly prepared and presented and lovely house wine. The staff there was also very friendly and super prompt. We went in just before a movie and they made sure that we were done with dinner in 40 minutes!more

5.0 out of 5 9 January 2017
by M P.

The best meal I had on my recent trip to London. Excellent cocktails, incredible food. Don't miss the incredible polenta dish or the chopped liver appetizer (pure heaven)!

Perfect place to come before or after a show in SoHo.more

3.0 out of 5 24 October 2016
by Josy A.

My friend chose the Palomar for one of her last meals in London before she went back to Australia (sob.) I did really like the food, but I wouldn't rush back.

We'd heard that you could easily grab a table by the bar without booking, so I arrived early to put our name down. The lady at the front said someone had just cancelled, so they had a free table a bit later. This was all good, but she...more

4.0 out of 5 16 January 2016
by Yee Gan O.

I had lunch here on my birthday this year. Having read glowing reviews from critics, I thought it was worth a try, especially as I hadn't had Israeli food much before. It's cool to eat somewhere that has a branch in another country

I snagged a seat at the kitchen counter where I could watch the new chefs being put through their paces. My excellent waitress helped me to choose the right amount...more

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