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The Refinery CityPoint

) #13,700 of 17,849 Restaurants in London ££ - £££ Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Citypoint 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9HT, England
+44 20 7382 0606
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good33%
  • Average37%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
13 Mar 2017
“Birthday breakfast”
29 Dec 2016
“Surprisingly good office Christmas lunch”
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Citypoint 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9HT, England
Neighbourhood: City of London
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food here is awful, cocktails taste horrible, and service is slow. On a plus it looks nice inside (!)

Thank shivshev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant staff but the food is below average. The food came out so fast it seemed like it had been waiting for us. The chicken satay was so chewy and the sauce had no depth of flavour or heat....it was just boring. The half chicken...More

Thank Londonlee77
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We visited the Refinery on 2nd March for my sister's birthday breakfast. We decided to go there as they had just had a refurbishment and were offering 50% off food for the soft launch. Positives were that the decor and setting are really modern, trendy...More

Thank SpanishSara
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I went for an office Christmas lunch with fairly low expectations and was quite pleasantly surprised with the quality of the food and the good service. I started with the bacon and chicken terrine which was very tasty and served with a lovely sweet onion...More

1  Thank Gill H
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Music far too loud to have a conversation unable or will not turn it down. Only White Bread on offer really. Very Basic will not use again

Thank Beverley479
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Visited here with a customer yesterday, great atmosphere, didn't eat but have eaten here before and food is great.

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We reserved for a group of 70. The hostess Danila was super nice and very professional The service was smooth and fast and people had a lovely evening

Thank Emmanuelle S
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Visited for a family lunch after a graduation ceremony at nearby Barbican Centre. Very spacious and clean . Facilities also clean and in good order. Simple but varied menu with added benefit of accommodating for various dietary needs like gluten free. Food well prepared ,...More

Thank 65YvonneT
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Large area and excellent access for those needing it. One of the ladies in the group had a vegan salad which she really liked (see pic). Working lunch, so appreciated the swift attention and service, good location if a little noisy when more tables filled...More

Thank ITJuggler
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Looking at a business lunch straight after Christmas was a daunting prospect, luckily this place does delicious healthy food. Its very informal and good for a quick lunch. The décor is unpretentious but comfortable. It's really for business meetings or catch ups with friends, which...More

Thank SurreyFamilyof5
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$33
Drinks, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Citypoint 1 Ropemaker Street, London EC2Y 9HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7382 0606
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Statement wallpapers and furniture are complemented by soft lighting and cosy faux fur to create your uber chic, contemporary bar - The Refinery CityPoint. The all-day dining bar & restaurant suits all occasions from early morning breakfasts right through to late night drinks.