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Upstairs Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

89B Acre Lane | Entrance on Branksome Road, London SW2 5TN, England
+44 871 426 8810
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
11 Aug 2014
“Top Notch Top Table”
3 Aug 2014
“They cancelled my birthday booking a few days before”
Restaurant Hours Closed
££ - £££
89B Acre Lane | Entrance on Branksome Road, London SW2 5TN, England
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Reviewed 26 March 2013 via mobile

Amazing to find an intimate, relaxed French fine dining experience in Brixton! Great place, worth travelling to.

Thank Tristanfox
Reviewed 17 February 2013

We were recommended this restaurant by a friend quite a while ago but only just had the chance to to visit. The food was delicious and the service really friendly. We loved the feel of the restaurant and despite it being small there was a...More

Thank Victoria F
Reviewed 5 February 2013

if you want private dining at a large price this may be the place for you. There is excellent anglo-french cuisine and wines in a pleasant dining room. Slightly odd location though and slight cramped. Service is generally excellent as is the food. However, one...More

Thank reiver59
Reviewed 21 January 2013

As an experienced Brixton village go-er, Upstairs is a refreshing change of pace from the super cool crowds and rustic feel of the main market. The menu is simple and when pressed the waiter is still reluctant to give much more information but I actually...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Enjoyed our visit.. All choices beautifully presented, exciting mix of flavours. Felt wines a little overpriced, but enjoyed our choice. Service almost too good.... No real pause between courses, and we left feeling that perhaps everything had been too 'efficient'. That said, we will return...More

Thank Duncan M
Reviewed 15 June 2012

visiting from Australia to see my son who lives in London. Asked for somewhere different to eat, and this did not disappoint. The trip from Muswell Hill to the restaurant in 'wildest' Brixton was well worthwhile for the unique location (essentially a converted terrace house),...More

Thank Paul255057
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Booked for a pre show (gig at Brixton Academy) for four on Friday evening. A great restaurant with friendly attentive service and welcoming staff. Food was excellent. Service was very good . The venue itself has a lot of character and is one I'd defiantly...More

Thank pcollr1
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Dining at the Upstairs Restaurant in Acre Lane in Brixton is an experience. I wen there with my daughter a few weeks ago: food was stunning, the atmosphere was very good, and service was very good and attentive. We had three courses, and I could...More

Thank TomT55
Reviewed 29 February 2012

Booked after reading a review in Time Out. Bit difficult to find because it's doesn't really look like a restaurant. Bar on first floor with restaurant on 2nd floor so not great for people with mobility problems. Atmosphere lovely: Candle lit, fire in the hearth,...More

Thank PhilandRuth
Reviewed 18 February 2012

Love this place for nice meals. A simple menu of high quality and interesting food, served up in a beautiful and intimate setting. Great wine list and friendly service. There's a bar downstairs for a pre-prandial tipple.

Thank YukiNoSaru
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$34 - US$47
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 21:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89B Acre Lane | Entrance on Branksome Road, London SW2 5TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 871 426 8810
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