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1 Kingsway, London WC2B 6XF, England
+44 20 7379 9797
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
31 May 2017
“Good choice for first night in London”
12 May 2017
“Lovely food”
Open Now
All hours
British, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1 Kingsway, London WC2B 6XF, England
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

It's been a couple of years since we had lunch here. It used to be jammed with people but it was oddly empty today. It's looking a bit tired around the edges. Chairs are all worn at the edges. Staff are great.

Thank Marianna M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Arrived here around 5:30 PM on a Thursday night after arriving from the US that morning. Welcomed (with no reservations) into the bright, window-lined conservatory overlooking the courtyard. Enjoyed a bottle of wine and we were able to order a 1-course and 2-course special meal...More

Thank annivcoupleGeorgia
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Always pop in here when i stay in London. Great service, food quality and selection of drinks! ABsolutely love the chocolate fondant dessert - the main reason for my visit each time!

Thank ella859
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Over complicated menu, zero atmosphere, average food, robotic staff. Would I go back? Not on your nelly.

Thank opin8
Reviewed 30 July 2016

The food here was very good - no complaints about the quality. Servers were a bit stiff and almost made us feel unwelcome. Was also a bit pricey

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and had spent a day running around london and were staying in A Taj Hotel. This restaurant is in the centre of the hotel. We booked it an hour before and came into a fabulous welcome. It starts walking my wife and I...More

1  Thank Batty29
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Taj St James Court had some cocktails before dinner which were lovely and it was a happy hour...even better. Lovely atmosphere great staff. Food was delicious good quality and served well. Recommended for a romantic dinner for 2.

Thank Polar-couple
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived and went to the bar first. It was quite busy but we managed to find somewhere to sit. We ordered cocktails. They had a good selection of cocktails on the menu. After a couple of drinks we were shown to our table. The...More

1  Thank frenchi700
Reviewed 8 April 2016

This was a pleasant surprise as we had a large dinner party , sometimes a challenge for party of 55. Not only was the dinner excellent , it was the team of Petra , Adriana, Stefano and the front host Claudia that made in top...More

1  Thank TNSA
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I've reviewed this restaurant before about a year ago but I recently went again for a business lunch. It was equally good... immediately upon seating you get some lovely home-baked bread with olive oil which is a nice touch. The menu is very varied if...More

1  Thank PEMtheDane
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Kingsway, London WC2B 6XF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7379 9797
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