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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Typical meal price: From £41.00 (USD59.30) per diner

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53 Cleveland Street
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4.0 out of 5 based on 15 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Archipelago

5.0 out of 5 27 January 2016
by Ruth K.

I was really nervous to try some of the food on the menu, but we ended up ordering the python carpaccio, love bug salad (mealworms, locusts and crickets), fried zebra and dessert with bee included. It was all AMAZING. I would definitely come here again!!!! Besides the fact that the menu has very exotic meat and strange items it was all extremely well cooked and delicious. Recommend for...more

5.0 out of 5 3 January 2016
by Meena R.

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

4.0 out of 5 8 July 2015
by Cornelia B.

On my trip to London, I wanted to try some things, I can't get at home. When I googled, I found this place - took a look at the menu and though- I'm in.

zebra, alpaca, python, crocodile, kangaroo, bugs

The prices are high, I admit that, but you get what you pay for. The service is excellent. They tend to your hand and feet. I was amazed by the little pill that turns into a towel when it is...more

4.0 out of 5 7 April 2015
by Tori U.

Eclectic, exotic, eccentric and not for the faint of heart, nor for the light of wallet.

Have you ever had the unwavering urge to eat bees, mealworms, or python? No? Nor did I- especially given that I am too squeamish to even touch a worm. However, there is something about this South African safari inspired establishment which supplies you with the right blend of bravery and foolhardy...more

4.0 out of 5 30 November 2014
by Lauren S.

We went to this restaurant for a friends 40th birthday as she wanted to go somewhere a bit different.

As we had a large group booking on a Saturday night we had to pay a £10 deposit in advance.

The decor is great - very quirky and makes you feel like you've gone to a foreign land.

We were sat downstairs, which didn't get very busy, but it still suited us fine.

We were choosing from a set...more

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