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67 Venn Street, London SW4 0BD, England
+44 20 7627 0222
09:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Usually very good, especially for a quick set lunch but today was poor. Rabbit terrine was mostly carrot in aspic and the Toulouse sausage tasted rancid (or the fat it was cooked in!). Pleasant atmosphere and friendly staff as usual so willl not deter me from going back.

Thank nhw2016
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here tonight with some of the family (two teenagers). Excellent laid back atmosphere and really friendly welcome. Good honest bistro food - best starters probably the ravioli and foie gras but the mains were all excellent. Scallops, duck confit or cote de boeuf were all really great. Puddings good also. An excellent value Chateau Neuf de Pape (equally at... More 

Thank Grapes33
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I read a lot of negative reviews of Gastro and I find it odd....I have been her about 6 times in the last year and every time the food and service have been really good. The staff are efficient and not intrusive, the food is comforting and reasonably priced, Ravioli au Gratin ...STUNNING whether you are on a date or... More 

2 Thank Jason T
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We came the last saturday morning in this restaurant, there had a lot of peoples and the staff not enough, but always friendly welcome and good service. I don't understand the last reviews who are been written, this is a good place and the team are really nice. We took the gastro special, it's really great value ! Restaurant a... More 

2 Thank warholaaron
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Terrible service. The place is a mess. We had to ask the staff to clean the table. Afterwards they took the drink orders and a nice 15 mins later we got the two coffee and a tea without milk or sugar. when they served the breakfast unfortunately they forgot the side orders and when we pointed out the waiter said... More 

Thank Róbert U
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Very disappointing. A Saturday morning breakfast to potentially a great start to the day. Dirty tables, only cleaned on request and left wet. Order taken only to find items were not available and they couldn't even have the decency to let us know. Coffee in tiny cups after being told it's a large latté. And then after complaining, they had... More 

Thank Mark R
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

Gastro is a lovely little spot in Clapham not only is the food lovely but the staff are very attentive and welcoming. I was very impressed by the charming young man who i believe was called Harry. He attended to all our needs and had an infectious smile. Keep up the good work. This place is great and very reasonable... More 

Thank FrisbeeB
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The staff are very tentative and friendly. They make a great cafe latte to my specific requirements.

Thank James S
Clapham, London
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81 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Having lived in the Clapham area for 28 years I regard Gastro as a local institution ... genuine / cosy / consistent high standards / welcoming / atmospheric / great value. I have been enjoying Gastro for over two decades and although I am loathe to see you all come and occupy space there it seems unfair not to sing... More 

Thank Smoothguide
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113 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is very much a French bistro. Had an excellent seafood soup. Even the baguette and butter is what you would expect from a decent French establishment. The interior is dark but very atmospheric. It has been going 20 years and you feel they have a very solid identity a sense what good cuisine is.

Thank mick_se11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$86 - US$86
French, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Venn Street, London SW4 0BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Clapham / Battersea 
  • Neighbourhood: Clapham / Battersea 
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7627 0222

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