Situated on a quiet Fitzrovia sidestreet, Archipelago is one of London’s most exotic and unusual dining destinations. This restaurant promises to take diners on an uncharted culinary journey where signature meals of seared zebra, kangaroo fillet and African crocodile bites are offered alongside more conventional dishes.
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53 Cleveland StreetFitzroviaLondonW1T 4JJ
Unlike the expectation of a dare-devil meal the food and flavors are really excellent. If you didn't tell someone that they are eating exotic meats this place would have equally great reviews!
Tried zebra, crocodile, python, kangaroo, ostrich and mealworms. They also offer food for the less adventurous or vegetarians. The entire menu is gluten free! Service was impeccable, getting a password...more
I made reservations about a week before and a day before our visit I got a call to give me a password. The mystery began there and lasted till we stepped out of the restaurant after our meal.
I can't deny that I was left a little disillusioned as soon as we entered the place. The seating area with our table seemed a little crammed to me, but once we were settled, I was too involved in the...more
If you're in London you MUST visit this place! Incredibly exotic cuisine and collection of worldly decor. Great atmosphere paired with a menu you can't get anywhere else! I highly recommend ordering a few options so you can try the variety they offer.more
An interesting choice of name for a restaurant.... Seeing the word Archipelago conjured images of a small chain of plates in an ocean of a table slowing floating into my mouth. However, after reading some of the other Yelp reviews and looking at the pictures, it looks like I was in for some python carpaccio and crunchy crickets floating... or should I say jumping and slithering into my...more
Exotic food made to taste. My husband booked this place for my birthday and I was not very sure how this would be. I was quite apprehensive before going there, once I reached there, looking at the menu, ordering food. The apprehension disappeared when I ate what I ordered.
This place is a classic example of 'it's all in the mind'. However, I should specially mention the chef who has taken...more