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Lamberts

#953 of 17,544 Restaurants in London
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Balham High Road | Balham High Road, London SW12 9AZ, England
+44 20 8675 2233
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12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little place. Good food. Not too loud (except for 2 crying babies, can't blame restaurant for that). -food quality A really tasty main course and dessert. -service So-so, Negative: I had to ask for a real knife to cut the partridge. But I let them keep the auto gratuity on the bill. Positive: they were in time, left us... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is fresh and delicious, and because it rotates every month with the seasons there's always something new to look forward to. My boyfriend and I had dinner here in November and demolished our dishes. The wine is also very good, and I normally don't drink. The restaurant is very close to Balham station, so it's very good... More 

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Thank Sophie C
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Family all unexpectedly free for lunch so mid-week birthday lunch. Chosen for convenient venue it turned out to be a great meal. Super choice of food and it all arrived delicious. We will definitely return. Ambience a bit austere, and only one other table occupied.

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Thank mat1107
London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Been back to this local again with friends. Still same good food, good service. New menu is appealing and has something for everybody. Crab crostini and Hanger steak followed by a Crème Brulée. Cannot complain. Place was full. Wine list is OK although too many new world wines for me amongst the red, old world mainly under Fine Wines. Still,... More 

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Thank Mike R
Barcelona, Spain
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We are lucky enough to live nearby this wonderful restaurant. Sometimes it is difficult to find a restaurant in England that offers seasonal food, with a technique that blends British classics with Mediterranean influences, and all in a classy environment (for a proper dinner out). The wine menu is very well balanced and the service is polite, nice and makes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Over the years Lamberts has become our restaurant for entertaining friends. it's always buzzing, so you have to book, but the staff are never frazzled. Service is good but above all it's the quality of the food you go for. Concern for provenance means that what the chef uses is always top quality and the resulting dish shows it. Whether... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Truly excellent food, the crab meat and the hanger steak were particularly amazing and exceptionally well cooked. Good wine too and some nice cocktails, both the classics and the originals. Only slightly disappointing part was the cheese dessert, which wasn't the best. But overall a great experience with very friendly staff that comes highly recommended. Would certainly go back again.

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Thank Joshua_S_1988
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Dinner on a Saturday evening with sister. Food fresh and full of flavour, lots of seasonal ingredients I'd never heard of but waiter extremely knowledgeable and answered all questions. Wine went beautifully and service was attentive but discreet. Couldn't fault!

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Thank Hannah R
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Lovely lunch with matching wine. Fabulous wine! Extremely attentive staff, made us feel completely at home and nothing was too much trouble. My only criticism is that too many people walked past and didn't come and join us to support the lovely restaurant!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

The food at Lambert's is truly top quality, excellent ingredients, beautifully cooked and a nicely balanced menu. Great choices of wine and cocktails. The waiter was friendly, always on hand if needed but not constantly checking if we were okay, as is so annoying in many restaurants. The decor is also nicely understated. Took my sister in law here for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$64
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balham High Road | Balham High Road, London SW12 9AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8675 2233
Description
Lamberts Restaurant serves seasonal British food in casual, comfortable surroundings with relaxed, friendly and professional service. With an excellent team of chefs led by rising star Matt Harris you know you are in for a treat. Great care and attention is put into sourcing all the produce, be it Middlewhite Pigs from Huntsham Farm or new season Asparagus from High Hall Farm in Suffolk.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?