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The Brigade

139 Tooley Street, London SE1 2HZ, England
+44 20 7089 9444
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“oxtail burger” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
“bread” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Service
Value
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LOCATION
139 Tooley Street, London SE1 2HZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for our anniversary meal and the service was superb. We were greeted at the door and taken to our table straight away where they offered to hang up our coats. I ordered the lamb chops and my partner ordered the chicken and both...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lucylizjones
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the first time I've been to The Brigade since the refurbishment. I was very impressed with the new lay out, the speed at which the staff behind the bar took and delivered orders and the food we had was great, clean, plentyful, and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jpajc1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic brunch here today. Staff were lovely and everyone left well fed despite our large party having a whole host of different intolerances. I’m sure it must have been a challenge for the staff but they were so helpful and accommodating.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lisajh123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As my headline suggests have in meal out in December you should never really expect too much I guess. This was a meal for 12 friends, not really a Christmas get together as we have regular meals out. We were asked a few days previously...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LibmanUK
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi LibmanUk, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Thank you for you patience with us, I will make sure to pass over your feedback to the team, especially regarding the sides, which we will endeavour to make clear on the pre...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in London just for the night to go to the ceremony of the keys, and we found this beauty that was only a street away from the apartment, I had the poached eggs on avocado and sour dough with sirracha sauce a dish...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank adelemT572NZ
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ademlem, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I will make sure to let the team know of this glowing review, I think you must come back for our Saturday brunch off the back of this glowing review, you'll love it. Many...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic lunch and were really impressed from the moment we walked in, we were greeted by friendly welcoming faces. Staff were excellent and very informed, we had 4 different starters and the barrata and beetroot were delicious and the salmon so fresh...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank ParkinHMrs
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Mrs Parkin, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review and acknowledging the great work that we're doing here at Brigade. Have a wonderful Christmas and we look forward to seeing you in the New Year. Many thanks, Jon

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

The best Sunday roast I ever had. The service was perfect and the food extraordinaire. The perfection on the presentation, the explosion of many different flavours it’s something I can define with the Word “Bravo”. Really guys, you made our day. If we ever come...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VicoGranada
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi VicoGranda, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. I will make sure to pass it onto the team and let them know of your lovely review. Many thanks, Jon

Reviewed 7 December 2018

3 of us had lunch in the Brigade - before the food had hit the table there was a very dark long black hair - I politely told the waiter to take this back to the kitchen. When later asked if everything was OK I...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ambassador792686
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, it personally talked with you and I am sorry that you felt like that, it certainly wasn't my intention - I was simply trying to give an example which I have chosen poorly at this point and I apologise....More

Reviewed 6 December 2018

This place ticks so many boxes. Booking process - easy. Host when you arrive - pleasant and charming. Food - had the Christmas menu, stunning. Drinks - decent selection and good service, but not topping up the glasses too often. Venue - superb, central London...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RooActon
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Simple and to the point review - Thank you for this. Especially with your acknowledgement of our social enterprise. Something we pride ourselves in, hugely. Many thanks, Jon

Reviewed 4 December 2018

What a friendly team and great social message! Excellent food to match and love the refurbishment. I love knowing that I'm potentially helping someone who needs it when I dine here.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank chc2727
TheBrigade, General Manager at The Brigade, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Charlie. It was lovely to see you and hope see you and your friends again, soon! Many thanks, Jon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$84
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:30
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Tooley Street, London SE1 2HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Southwark
  • Neighbourhood: Southwark
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7089 9444
  • E-mail
Description
Brigade Bar + Kitchen is newly relaunched in November 2018, offering incredible seasonal produce on our grill and wood oven & a training kitchen which helps the homeless develop skills and motivation to find employment through an apprenticeship program. If you are looking a unique venue, look no further - Brigade has something for all. With an all-day food and drink offer, this venue is the perfect spot for a quick breakfast meeting, a casual lunch, an afternoon tea, dinner or after-work drinks. The versatile space makes it a great alternative for all types of events - small or large - and with a terrace under the sun, you can enjoy your drinks 'al fresco'. Whatever the occasion, they'll have a space. With a variety of private and semi-private rooms, meeting rooms and other bookable spaces, they'll work with you to find the perfect alternative to hold your event. They cater for everything from smaller dinner parties through to corporate events, conferences and exclusive private hires.
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