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Beach Blanket Babylon - Shoreditch

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US$26 - US$65
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Bar, European
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went to BBB in Notting Hill and had an amazing time so we thought to come to BBB-Shoreditch. We were very happy we came, the food was incredible and the staff were lovely. Both restaurants are great and we recommend highly.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Went In for drinks on a sat night at 10pm Found a nice table Told it’s Table service is only for those who reserved a table - why ? Go to bar - not doing cocktails.. on a Saturday night ? We left ..More

Date of visit: January 2019
BBBEAST, Guest Relations Manager at Beach Blanket Babylon - Shoreditch, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2019

Hi Mark, I am very disappointed to read your review and I apologise you did not have a good experience at BBB. On Saturday night it was very busy. We do not offer table service when we are at capacity as we need the staff...More

Reviewed 2 January 2019

Just recovered from what was an unforgettable (even with the amount of drink consumed) NYE. The place looked great, been there a few times but they'd really made it special for New Year's. Drag queens were so fun and the vibe was amazing. Service was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

I reserved a table for my sister’s birthday, I have previously visited BBB and was impressed however, was surprised that this time, it had completely gone downhill. When we arrived, the restaurant/bar was fairly empty which was unusual for somewhere in the heart of Shoreditch...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Just awful! Had a table sit down meal in one of their booths. Took half hour to get one drink and we had to keep reminding waiter. Took 1.5 hours to get our mains. Second round of drinks took another half hour. Food was basic...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I was super excited to try BBB Shoreditch on Saturday evening and was very disappointed. We made a reservation in advance and had to wait at the bar to be seated despite the fact the restaurant appeared empty. We were then sat in a stuffy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 25 November 2018

This used to be one of my favourite restaurants, but went last night for dinner and was so disappointed. The menu has totally changed and now only offers a short list of what is essentially pub food, and if you are vegetarian you are limited...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We came here for my fiances birthday and could not believe how bad the service was! We had ton keep asking where our drinks were throughout the evening. It was like a comedy of errors. It seemed like the orders which were the easiest to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Staff and service really poor, place was so disorganised, really disappointed. Food took ages to come, when it did some dishes were missing. Had to chase up staff for cutlery which was slammed down. Place was chaos on the night we went, would never go...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I haven’t been for years to be fair, so things do change over time of course. It used to be quite a nice place to go for cocktails and dinner, with a good atmosphere and great decor. It’s now a shell of what it once...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Shoreditch
The western front of the edgy East End, Shoreditch is
a perennially trendy haven for anything “street” – be
it art, food, or fashion. With its handful of well
connected transportation links dotting its perimeter,
along with an ever increasing variety of shops,
hotels, bars, and restaurants, it's easy to explore
this trend-conscious and youth-oriented neighbourhood.
There's a lingering post-industrial grit about
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Response from Esso1888 | Reviewed this property
The venue attracts an older crowd 25+ but I don't think there is a strict age limit.
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