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Harry's Bar & Brasserie

#5,086 of 18,788 Restaurants in London
££ - £££, European, British
17-20 Ironmonger Lane, London EC2V 8EP, England
+44 20 7600 0300
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
17-20 Ironmonger Lane, London EC2V 8EP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes I know that was Cheers! However it sums up Harrys perfectly. I’ve been coming to Harrys for many years and have enjoyed every moment. Harrys is a classic bar and brasserie with a personal touch which is so lacking in the city today. Sadly...More

1  Thank Ryan M
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave a very positive review Ryan - the personal touch is certainly one that we aim to offer and hope to see you again for a glass of Champagne very soon! Debra

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent place to go out after work or special occasions I have been to Harrys bar several times with work colleagues and even the trouble and strife, staff and even the owner are extremely welcoming and have made my experiences there very memorable, inclduing my...More

1  Thank Solomon O
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Solomon Glad to hear you've had some memorable experiences at Harry's Bar & Brasserie and hope you will enjoy many more!! Debra

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came to Harry’s for the first time this week with my girlfriends. Only planned on having a drink but ended up staying for dinner also. Fantastic food and service. Really nice atmosphere. They also have a fantastic happy hour and 50% of their evening menu....More

1  Thank Shannon M
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Shannon, our 50% Evening Dining Menu is proving very successful and will be continuing for a little while longer, so do hope to see you and your friends again. Debra

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fab place, would thoroughly recommend. Been many times for food and just for drinks. Always first class service. Great menu and staff always willing to go the extra mile.

1  Thank Emma B
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emma Thank you, so good to hear you have enjoyed coming to Harry's Bar & Brasserie and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Debra

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot express how wonderful Harry's Bar is. Amazing food, fabulous attentive staff and wonderful ambience. Have been many times with family and friends and have never been disappointed. Would recommend to anyone who wants to go somewhere with that little added touch that makes...More

1  Thank jwhistlerskiing
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey, thank you for your great review, as a family company with some great staff, it is always good to hear!! Hope to see you again soon. Debra

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

would highly recommend, ended up stumbling across this place while meeting the girls after work. Staff were really friendly and service was amazing!! compliments to the chef also! Would def be visiting again....Thanks Harry's bar :0)

1  Thank jaykatg
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review, much appreciated! Will be posted on our Staff Notice Board too for all to see!. Debra

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I have been coming here for over 10 years and consider it our ‘go to’ place for a business lunch or a quick drink with friends. We have always found the staff attentive and friendly and they certainly make the friends feel...More

Thank Gregor S
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Gregor, and glad to hear you're enjoying our Thursday evenings!! Look forward to seeing you again. Debra

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Harry's last week. Food and drink were great as usual. Shame we won't be returning. The female manager (never did get her name) is quite frankly the rudest person I have ever come across in 30 years of eating out. She clearly hates her...More

3  Thank Ketchupandgravy
DebraH831, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, we have over 40 staff working at Harry's and 99% of the time they are excellent which is confirmed by the majority of our reviews. We apologise if you felt our service was less than expected but, in general, our managers/staff have an excellent...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited yesterday to celebrate my sister getting married next week. The waiters were attentive and the food was lovely however the experience was less than enjoyable. The music was absolutely fine background music at a reasonable level. The music then went up really loudly...More

1  Thank LK201818
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Very surly service from the moment we arrived. I'm not sure what century they are in but without a smile is so over... Served menus and water very quickly. She then managed to studiously avoid eye contact for at least 10 minutes, whilst filling water...More

1  Thank NicolaBDanbury
Debra H, Owner at Harry's Bar & Brasserie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Overall we have a great team of staff at Harry’s Bar and it’s incredibly disappointing that two waitresses behaved in such an unprofessional manner, which is inexcusable. Not only have they let down the efforts of our marvellous chefs, the floor team and family company...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$66
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-20 Ironmonger Lane, London EC2V 8EP, England
  • Public Transportation: Nearest underground station is Bank which is within close walking distance. Also nearby is Moorgate and St Pauls. Ironmonger Lane is sited just off Poultry/Cheapside.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7600 0300
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Description
Sleek and contemporary, Harry���s Bar is an elegantly modern restaurant with bags of style situated mere moments from London���s bustling Cheapside and the Bank of England building. Beloved of local businessmen and women, Harry���s Bar combines the good, unfussy food and discrete, professional service preferred by the discerning locals, making it ever popular during both lunch and dinner services. In addition to the delightful British and Modern European menu with its eclectic range of dishes, Harry���s Bar also offers a tempting cocktail list, accompanied in the bar on certain nights by music from resident DJs. Whether letting your hair down after a hard day in the office or entertaining clients or colleagues, Harry���s Bar delivers the ideal setting.
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