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Hix Restaurant & Champagne Bar
400 Oxford StreetLondonW1H 6HB
- +44 20 7499 5400
Appalling service, so busit chatting to each other! Inedible omelette, the texture looks like it was microwaved? Had to send the avocado on toast back as it was untoasted. Squid, indelible... I've been there SO often and always loved the food... But as we were paying they told us it's closing . So that explains why they just couldn't give a damn!more
Food gets an A, service gets a D.
We came for tea time. There was a good selection of tea and the scones were very well-made. We also ordered the avocado on toast (delicious, although overpriced) and the Turkish Delight ice cream - unique and very very good!
On the negative side, the staff took so long to bring the scones (15 minutes after the tea) that we could not even enjoy them...more
I imagine that the typical Hix customer, at least at this particular location, falls into one of three categories: 1.) a person who currently works at the Selfridges where this eatery and bar sits, thus making it a prime spot to enjoy a quick bite on their lunch break; 2.) a person who is shopping and doesn't want to walk around outside after picking up what they were looking for since it is...more
This review is for the Champagne Bar only! As since my disappointing meal in the restaurant I have had no desire to eat there again...
However one afternoon of shopping in Selfidges I wanted to rest my feet and have a cocktail -as one does when exhausted by shopping and crowds and women trying to spritz you with perfume... So I headed up to the bar and had a Hix Fix which was a...more
Had lunch today -- excellent rib eye steak with fantastic chips (I did have to send my first steak back as it was overcooked). My companion has the fish and chips which were similarly good.
Service was hit-and-miss. They took ages in taking our order, bungled up the drinks order, but really made the extra effort in rectifying their mistakes.
Really great ales as well served from the...more