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#128 of 471 Seafood in London
#2,957 of 17,028 Restaurants in London
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Seafood, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've used this restaurant regularly for at least 15 years ,however, my last visit will be the very last,the food has become no better than average,service is poor and wine prices an absolute joke! the new owners should have worked on the old principle of...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to go for a birthday treat. It doesn’t come that cheap but it is certainly worth it. Delicious and fresh tasting fish cooked in the way you ask and lots of tempting starters to kick the meal off in a...More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been guests of this super fish restaurant for many years , but obviously due to the pandemic that came to an end in December last, but today we were able to enjoy their fabulous fare once again due to the Marquee allowing alfresco...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious food, that can not be argued. However, there was no drinks menu on the table on arriving and I almost regurgitated all the delicious food on learning that it is £40 for a bottle of Prosecco when he bill arrived. Sneaky Ark. They know...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 6 December 2020 via mobile

We ate here early on a Saturday evening, and the restaurant was already very busy. Prompt, friendly service, and delicious food. We had two shellfish starters and two fish mains, which came quickly and were perfectly cooked. The portions were generous, and the wine list...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 29 October 2020

We go to the Ark at least once a month, more often fortnightly. Always the best fish and chips anywhere and staff always friendly. However, since our last visit, we estimate that prices have risen overall 15%. We know this because we always have the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020

Good food, but we were rushed, and more importantly, shame about the COVID procedure. We saw on three occasions tables turned around in a hurry and cleaned with just a cloth rather than a sanitizing gel or spray, the menus also did not appear to...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 9 October 2020 via mobile

Didn’t find the place that great the staff where odd in their behaviour and the food wasn’t amazing I ordered the salmon which had no real taste...didn’t find any social distancing at all... would go back..shame as it was recommended to me 😬

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 19 September 2020

Having visited the arc for many years I visited today to realise that it had been taken over.. the food was still good however it was clear that there was not enough waitresses for the number of customers present. What was truly disappointing however was...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 7 September 2020

We visited for dinner and enjoyed our meal very much. The tables were quite far apart so there was plenty of distance between people so we did not feel nervous. The potions were big and all the dishes were tasty. The chips were delicious and...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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4 March 2019|
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Response from O'Lets G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not aware of the owner's names but I do know that it hasbn't changed hands since the 70s or 80s..
28 June 2018|
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Response from Chris U | Reviewed this property |
No outside dining area unfortunately.
28 June 2018|
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Response from gpd202 | Reviewed this property |
No there is none unfortunately
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  • Ark Fish Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5