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Fora Restaurant

34-36 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7DB, England
+44 20 7626 2222
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb tagine” (8 reviews)
“hummus” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
34-36 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7DB, England
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1 - 10 of 274 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been there a couple of times and it is amazing how they maintain the same quality. Variety is huge and the friendliness of the staff is an extra. Good place for business, family or couples.

Thank SPRossi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Saturday night, a party of 5 to celebrate a birthday. We booked as recommended. The restaurant was very quiet with only 3 other tables occupied but the staff were just as attentive and professional. They didn’t rush us and made a...More

Thank gailanita
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Went there for business lunch. Good food reasonably priced. Highly recommended place for business meals

Thank OTakf567
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

As it was a lunch hour I chose simple food from the lunchtime menu. Hummus, chicken skewers, creme brulee. I could not find any fault with the food, it was good. Chicken was moist and tender. Service was friendly and prompt. This is a very...More

Thank pjthants
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We found this place on trip advisor at the last minute and we are glad we did the food was delicious, the staff were friendly and the cost was very reasonable for a 3 course meal

Thank Sean B
Reviewed 9 May 2018

the atmosfere is amazing.fantastic service and the menu a la carte is very clear and full of options.I will go back with my wife soon

Thank knight1970
Reviewed 4 May 2018

A good menu of the standard foods you get in a Turkish restaurant in London. All the food was well cooked and the mixed grill in particular was thoroughly enjoyed by all those that had it. Fairly average wine menu but enough choice to keep...More

1  Thank London_Louise_17
Reviewed 28 April 2018

3 people for a business lunch last week (mid April). We opted just for mains due to shortage of time. We had prawn shish, chicken shish and a lamb dish (name escapes me). All were excellent. I had the prawn shish and it was served...More

Thank MiaG
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Atmosphere quiet and smoothly lightened. Great food and nice people. we were having a walk in a rainy day of march and were reammy happy to find warm and cool place to have dinner

1  Thank Olimic
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Delicious lamb tagine - succulent, tender pieces of meat that fell off the bone and a deep, rich sauce. Service was prompt and polite, and prices were fair (£26 for 3 courses) . Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Divertimental
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$46
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 23:00
Thursday
09:30 - 23:00
Friday
09:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34-36 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7DB, England
  • Public Transportation: Liverpool Tube Station. Aldgate Tube Station.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7626 2222
  • E-mail
Description
Fora Restaurant, one of the best Turkish restaurants in London, is largely the heritage of Ottoman cuisine, which can be described as fusion and refinement of Central Asian, Caucasian, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean and Balkan cuisines. The interior designed is based on Ottoman Empire tradition that is sophisticated and luxurious. The entrance door, caftan of sultans, wall lights and detailed wood works are the example of some of the characteristics of Ottoman tradition. Therefore Fora is considered as an informal dining house offering all day eating experience by providing authentic cooking at exceptional. We are always working hard to bring freshly cooked dishes to your table. Everyday, hundreds of guests walking in for the lunch, and we've got very short time to provide Fora's best quality dishes possible. No problem! Our experienced team will prepare a warm and rich food for you day after day quality and value. EXPLORE THE NEIGHBOURHOOD Fora Restaurant is good place to have dinner before or after of some of the local attraction. Jack The Ripper Walk: This tour is very interesting tour with good story telling including a vivid image of London. Nearby Mitre Square, where famous Catherine's body was found, is starting point of the walk. Heron Tower: Heron Tower is located in the heart of the city accommodates cutting edge bars and dining place such as Sushisamba and The Drift. It's double-deck elevator is certainly fast. You will fall in love with the view of London especially at night. The Gherkin: The Gherkin, a stunning architecture, is an astonishing place with its the panoramic view of London including St. Paul Cathedral, "Cheesegrater", the Shard and Tower 42.
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