Art lovers visiting the Tate Modern gallery can find further great works of art at this Bankside steak and chicken restaurant nearby. Chef Mark Hix has decorated this old Victorian tin box printing factory with British art. This complements the locally sourced meat on the succinct menu. Cocktails can also be enjoyed in the basement bar.
|Typical meal price:||From £26.00 (USD32.93) per diner|
£26 to £40
Venue Details & Map
Metal Box Factory
Great Guildford StreetBanksideLondonSE1 9EP
We went here with a big group for my husband's birthday and did the bottomless drinks brunch. They were very generous with the drinks and brought us champagne bottles and pitchers of bloodies so we could refill at our leisure. The food was really tasty as well (most of us got the cock'n'bull hash). They also let us eat the cake I brought from home (and brought us plates and forks too!), which...more
Hixter is just okay.
The drinks were good - the pudding was good - but why oh why do they serve you from a freezer bag american style fries and call them chips on the menu?
Not sure id care to go back as its mostly a dining place, and well the food wasn't as good as the drinks and well they only have a small bar kinda awkward by the door so.....more
I came here for a few drinks after work and the downstairs bar was closed, therefore we were seated at the upstairs bar, which was small. The wine selection was limited and the service was spotty - great at times and off at others. The bar staff is nice but not the most attentive. The ambiance seems cool and chic but it's nothing compared to the downstairs bar, which is how I imagined it:...more
I have been here 3 times and have really enjoyed all experiences. However, having said that, it doesn't quite get the full 5*. It's always been very pleasant, but not quite got that wow factor for me. I do like the streak here but have had better for around the same price. The most notable mention regarding the food is actually the Yorkshire pudding with whipped chicken liver starter - I order...more
I dislike nothing more than a disappointing dining experience...and this place was a real let down.
The initial welcome was friendly and promising, but this did not continue. Service was terribly slow and ice cold, bordering on awkward at times.
For a £17 burger, I was thoroughly underwhelmed from the moment it arrived- saddest looking bacon I've ever seen! One of my friends ordered a...more