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55 Chalk Farm RoadLondonNW1 8AN
My second time at Cottons, the first time we didn't get to eat as they had annoyingly mixed up the time of our reservation. Success the second time around... Arrived early enough for the happy hour on drinks (£5 on a selection of cocktails and beer) both of my drinks were fine. The food took longer than expected, especially as staff had told us it would be fairly speedy. My entree was lovely...more
The food was OK.
My big issue was a security/identity theft issue.
For some reason, if you use an American style credit card (signature instead of a chin/pin like the UK) the manager demands to make a photocopy of your ID.
The manager & waitress explained that this was in case the card is rejected, they can go back to the bank.
I don't buy it. Other places in the UK, they just check the...more
If you like rum and you like West Indian food then look no further. You'll need more than one visit to work your way through the 300 strong rum collection.
The only let down about this place is the small space near the bar. Otherwise this could be the perfect place to spend the night in Camden.more
Went to have dinner at this horrible restaurant just before a play at Roundhouse. I asked a vegetarian dish that came with grilled plantains, eggplants, roasted peppers, rice and a brown sauce. It was absolutely disgusting. All the vegetables were not fresh and the whole dish was microwaved!
Had some fruit smoothie as well, seemed to be okay.
Result: got food poisoned, had a long flight early...more
Couple street-front tables
Wish there were more tables indoors but sometimes size doesn't matter.
Had a Caribbean yellow bird and a Cuba libre.
Both were great.
Will be back for a bite if I have a chance on this trip. Fingers crossed.more