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Cafe Pistou - CLOSED


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US$19 - US$45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

Love this place - very friendly staff, great service, the food is delicious and the best, of course, is unlimited bubbles for £8! Have been for brunch at least 6 times and will keep coming back!

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jazzgirl2013
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I've observed the Cafe Pistou any number of times while taking the bus to and from Sadlers Wells. It always looked warm and cozy -- love the color of the place -- and on this visit to London, I finally had a meal here. It...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank CAT
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Think Fawlty Towers without the charm. We were treated like second class citizens. We waited forty minutes for the starter. We asked for bread when the smoked salmon finally arrived but were told it would take five minutes... not the end of the world. Ten...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank newsman2008
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Food was average and over priced. Service was below par. Food was served at different times, some people had finished before others got their meal. My wife had to clear the plates from the starters to another empty table so the mains could be served....More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank johnbB1616PK
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Consisting of over priced eggs, mainly lots of bread and nothing more. Coffee came after food. Expensive for what it is.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank seasatin
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent post-2pm brunch with exemplary service. Very helpful and accommodating all round and good food.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Tara B
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Went for the first time to Cafe Pistou on a friday night with friends and family. The place looks really nice, not too noisy. People working here are absolutely lovely and the food is really good. Not that pricey for the quality, I really would...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Voyage_Voyaaage
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We first visited Cafe Pistou last year and hoped that it was as good as we remembered it: it was. Very busy - and quite noisy when we first arrived as there was a large group in - but friendly staff, fabulous food and very...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank PatandJo
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had a great "al fresco" dinner on a lovely September evening. the French version of the Negroni was amazing and the champagne is served in proper champagne cups, not flutes. We then had the minute steak and a rib-eye steak, they were both lovely!...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank MartaG302
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Lovely place for brunch. Love their goat's cheese and fig salad. This place also has great cocktail list, tried the watermelon cooler its fresh and very yummy. Service is really friendly and attentive. 5 out of 5

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank sarah1982mccarthy
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Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site
of an ancient meat market which remains in operation
today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally
renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and
some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a
focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky
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