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Alexander The Great

8 Plender Street | Bayham Street, London NW1 0JT, England
+44 20 7388 1111
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
8 Plender Street | Bayham Street, London NW1 0JT, England
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Real Greek restaurants serve real Greek dishes, and that most assuredly means octopus, which lesser Greek restaurants will not serve because it grosses out most non-Greeks (Sicilians excluded). Octopus is, however, wonderful and Alexander the Great has outstanding octopus, tender and flavorful. Making Alexander the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Terence Z
Reviewed yesterday

I came here with my family for my birthday meal and had such an incredible time! The staff were so very friendly, and generous to boot. The food was plentiful and delicious, whilst also being rather cheap compared to many other restaurants in the area....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Smiffy141
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stumbled upon Alexander The Great because it was #33 out of 19,555 of restaurants in London. This restaurant surely lives up to that standard! The food was amazing. The service was really quick and attentive and you can tell that the staff truly cares...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank barbarabby
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great evening, food was amazing. Service was excellent! Would recommend, will definitely be back! Shout out to Eileen and Kyri 🤙🏾

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank damanrathore
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a really great resturant with great vibes! Went here with a larger party of people and had nice food as well as genuine hospitality. Recommend it highly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sweddz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited as a large group in January. The portions are very large and service was more than friendly. We will definitely be returning in the future.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ross M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

All the plates were delicious and very well served. Great place for both romantic dinner and going out in family. Special thanks to waiter Kyris

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nina S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A few minutes walk from Camdon tube station, I always try a visit this restaurant for lunch. The lunch menu has a good choice at a good price. The food is superb and just the right portions. Staff are friendly and there's a nice atmosphere....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andy a
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited last night and had a lovely welcome and great service. The food was authentic and very very tasty. We were given free lemocella and baklava too! Had a super evening with our friends and the restaurant gave us such a nice friendly venue...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Cleo J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came down with my family I had a birthday party the people working there was very nice I was very happy with the food it was very nice evening I will go again soon with my friend the food was very nice

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Christina P
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paul S
10 January 2018|
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Response from 938eileenv | Reviewed this property |
Hi Paul, no there is no dj or dance floor, just background music,
27 October 2017|
Response from JulieOsJones | Reviewed this property |
There's on street parking everywhere around the Alexander, so you should be fine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Plender Street | Bayham Street, London NW1 0JT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Camden
  • Neighbourhood: Camden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7388 1111
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Located at the heart of Camden, offering delicious Greek and Mediterranean Cuisine, cooked on original charcoal grill. For private, group and special occasions. Enjoy the surroundings of our indoor garden or a spot of lunch on the outside terrace.
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