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| Sofitel London Heathrow, Hounslow TW6 2GD, England
+44 20 8757 5027
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fillet steak” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (30 reviews)
“curry” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
| Sofitel London Heathrow, Hounslow TW6 2GD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently stayed at T5 Sofitel for 7 nights for social/business using Vivre for breakfast and every evening for dinner. Staff were great - constantly monitoring customer needs but not intrusive with pretty fast service and clearance. The menu has been 'tweaked' and we worked our...More

Thank Tresc0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was looking forward to this after reading the reviews. I'm not a difficult guy, just requested 'skin off' my fish and chips. After much growling from the chef, the polite waiter came back and said that it was already prepared in batter? Even my local...More

Thank Kyle1uk
CulinaryManager, Manager at Vivre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kyle1uk, Thank you for taking the time in providing us with your feedback on your dinner experience at Vivre . Please accept my sincere apologies on behalf of our chef, details of your complaint have been communicated to our Head Chef in order to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I had a great meal at Vivre during our short visit at the Sofitel. The restaurant had a great variety of dishes from seafood, to pasta and some Asian fusion dishes. They also provided a kids menu as well. Our server was...More

Thank yvr2010-06
CulinaryManager, Manager at Vivre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir, We are most grateful for the positive feedback you have offered in your review. We are thrilled that you had a good experience with us. Please do plan a return trip soon to allow us to build another happy memory for you. Kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the classic hotel bar, quite impersonal and open-space style, but the service is impecable, warm and wellcoming. Immediately I felt like home. The staff was very attentive and dedicated but Petra was amazing making me feel just like home. I was thinking of...More

Thank Gonzalo d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I keep coming back here. The Sofitel is a marvelous place to stay if you arrive late at Heathrow or have an early flight out, and Vivre is my restaurant of choice. (Sofitel has another, more expensive one, but Vivre, although bistro-style, has really good...More

Thank Margaret F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here whilst staying at Sofitel and was very impressed. Good extensive menu choice and wine list and excellent service. My wife and I both had curries - chicken and lamb and they were genuinely as good as you'd find in a really good speciality...More

Thank davidjackie1957
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We will remember our dinner here not so much for the food, rather the overwhelming friendliness of the staff. Above and beyond our expectations. Nothing was too much and all actions performed with a smile. The food was good, my fish and chips was very...More

1  Thank brian_uk12000
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Sofitel is a sophisticated brand but sometimes food can be tricky in an airport hotel. Therefore I was quite pleasantly surprised with how good my seafood risotto was, when I ordered it. The service was average but I was pretty happy with the good. The...More

1  Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here with friends. Great menu and delicious food. Staff were very attentive and I loved the ambience. Just a couple of things, some of our drinks had to be corrected and my herbal tea arrived in a soapy tasting cup! Otherwise...More

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This place better than what I was expecting from an airport hotel restaurant. The place is well decorated the food is good and the staff is very friendly and attentive. It's a little on the expensive side but it was worth it to grab a...More

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Geoff S
31 May 2017|
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Response from Louise R | Reviewed this property |
I think it's 7am but they have room service in hotel- better for an early flight
Shereen L
11 January 2017|
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Response from Neil-KAG | Reviewed this property |
You can have breakfast even if passing thro Heathrow. We do often when not staying at the Hotel which is also a wonderful place to stay pre or post flight.I can promise you it is well worth the visit. Amazing choice and they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$54
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Sofitel London Heathrow, Hounslow TW6 2GD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Hounslow
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8757 5027
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  • This restaurant is at Sofitel London Heathrow
Vivre is the casual dining international restaurant,the design is an integral part of the concept bringing a grand environment and understated designs as one would find in an elegant modern open plan.The food follows the same direction,revolving around what has become well known and appreciated by most people of all regions of the world "Traditional yet Contemporary International Cuisine" with the strong influence from flavors worldwide.The range of international dishes available in Vivre can be seen by the different sections of the kitchen, The wok & curry section, The pizza & pasta section , The grill section , The fish section and The desert section . All dishes authentically prepared, from the goodness of unique and high quality ingredients kept to maximize the natural taste and freshness of each dish.
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