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26 St John StreetClerkenwellLondonEC1M 4AY
Now I know that this is one of London's most famous and well respected restaurants but I had one of the most underwhelming and frankly disappointing meals I've ever eaten in this city. My boyfriend and I made a reservation several weeks in advance for a Saturday evening spot. The decor in the place is sparse white walls, a full view into the kitchen, and tables right up against one another so...more
Yes, it hit the spot! If you are the mood for bone marrow, ox hearts and other non traditional dishes, this might satisfy the taste buds.
Highlights: Delicious non traditional dishes, Ample quantity, Great Desserts, Reasonably priced wine list, Takes reservations, Great customer service and nice big dinning area.
Can improve: Would love to see some more birds on the menu, Chicken or...more
When my husband and I decided to visit London for a week, we were most excited to eat at St. John! We're fans of Fergus Henderson and were really curious to visit his restaurant. Luckily there was place - for the entire week there was only one timeslot available! So we quickly booked our reservation.
A few reviewers have described the restaurant well as unassuming. We actually passed the...more
Incredible restaurant that deserves the high praise from critics and regular diners alike. It wasn't as hard as I thought it would be to get a reservation and table. In fact, for a party of 3, they were nice enough to seat 2 of us first even when our 3rd didn't arrive for another hour after the reservation -- that's service (plus the actual dinner service was on point, friendly, and...more
St John is a very renowned restaurant and it's all deserved. Anthony Bourdain considers St John his favorite restaurant in the world. St John is a very unassuming restaurant with a semi-opened kitchen. The crowd is anyone from corporate pricks to a mother and daughter having a date day. There's no million dollar view or expensive tablecloth. It's all grill and no frills. I absolutely...more