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La Belle Epoque

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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About
Named in retrospect and translated as the "Beautiful Era", our inspiration for this restaurant emerged from the period in European social history during the late 19th century that lasted until World War,It became recognised as the "golden age" - a time when new technologies and medical discoveries were found and when politics, art and literature underwent radical transformation. In Paris, restaurants achieved a new splendour and cachet for one to parade and where fashion began to move in seasonal cycles.In the culinary sense this period is enormously relevant to our philosophy of progression, optimism and very modern.We would like to think this beautiful era is strongly characterised by our
PRICE RANGE
US$26 - US$79
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews tasting menu halibut amuse bouche foie gras frog legs tempura bread beef salad an airport hotel michelin star cheese trolley fine dining experience by the glass service was impeccable sofitel heathrow would highly recommend this restaurant
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is a stand out at Heathrow, the quality of environment, service, food and beverages standards above expectations for any location. There is a sampling menu but I prefer to select from the a la carte listing as it offers great variety. House wine...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank euanpl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The review and photos relate to when Mark Lawton was Executive Chef (early February 2019), a new chef has been appointed since (late February 2019) called Carl Stockenström. Steal of the century is the fixed-price tasting menu offer you can book when you reserve your...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank are-u-beingserved
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant in an airport hotel - prices might put some off, but quality of food makes it well worth a visit

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank jon h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was varied and good, with unusual menu. As ever the staff were very attentive. We generally eat here when we are travelling from Heathrow.More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank karenhols64
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear karenhols64, Thank you very much for your delightful review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed the entire gamut of your evening with us due to good food and attentive service. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food and service with a smile, what else can you ask for? We keep coming back despite other options that says it all.More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank wardy-gb
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear wardy-gb, Thank you very much for your fantastic review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your evening with us due to excellent food and service with a smile. I look forward to welcome you back at La Belle Époque. Best regards, Jocelyn Dsilva Restaurant Manager...More

Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Great taaring menu with my sweetheart. Pairing wine. Reasonable price (?) Great moment between 2 flights. Recommended place.More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank ericlemartret
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ericlemartret, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I'm so pleased know that you had an great dining experience at La Belle Époque on Valentines day 2019. The tasting menu has some beautifully presented dishes with full of flavours, as you stated; a...More

Reviewed 13 February 2019

La Belle Epoque in The Sofitel at London's Heathrow Airport provides a fine dining experience you rarely experience at airports! With wonderful service, a creative, innovative menu and delicious food and wine, this restaurant is enough to make you look forward to a stopover! We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank 21stcenturyhousewife
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 21stcenturyhousewife, What a wonderful compliment -"A Hidden Gem " Thank you so much for your wonderful words and compliments. I am so pleased you enjoyed your evening with us. It is always a delight to have such enthusiastic guests and all the more assuring...More

Reviewed 11 February 2019

staff very pleasant, was asked when checking in by restaurant front of house lady if I would like reservation. May have ended up at the other restaurant otherwise, but very happy I went there. great service, very good food. bonus for a one night stopover.More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank Lynik242
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lynik242, Thank you very much for your fantastic review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your evening with us due to very good food and great service. I look forward to welcome you back at La Belle Époque. Best regards, Jocelyn Dsilva Restaurant Manager La...More

Reviewed 4 February 2019

Just steps from Terminal 5 at Heathrow Airport is a gem of a hotel and restaurant, La Belle Epoque, serving very innovative British/French modern cuisine in a relaxed but luxurious setting. It is very rare to look forward to fine dining in an airport hotel!...More

Date of visit: February 2019
3  Thank Janina F
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2019

Dear Janina F, What a wonderful compliment -“A treasure right in the heart of Heathrow” I'm delighted to know that you enjoyed your evening with us and your dining experience was truly memorable due to innovative modern French cuisine in a relaxed luxurious setting and...More

Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Excellent restaurant for an airport hotel. Menu is a little challenging but once you find something you like the food quality is excellent. A bit pricey and even if the food quality and service justified the price I think the wines could have been a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank FredL117
CulinaryManager, Manager at La Belle Epoque, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2019

Dear FredL117, Thank you very much for your delightful review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed the entire gamut of your evening with us due to excellent quality food and service. I do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Best...More

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ARGENT126
8 October 2017|
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Response from MaurTee | Reviewed this property |
Oh and my Instagram account is @maureen_tc or mobility scooter Travel
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ARGENT126
8 October 2017|
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Response from GPS2014 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is part of the Sofitel Hotel which has its own car park. When you arrive at the hotel main entrance, they will park the car for you.
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Nick G
19 January 2015|
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Response from RobynRichard | Reviewed this property |
Maybe email Sofitel at Heathrow, and request a menu?
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