Angelus Restaurant

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800 Reviews
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£26 to £40
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French
Named after the Angelus Bell, this “bistro de luxe” is located in one of London’s last working mews. Formally the site of an old pub, the Art-Déco interiors have been cleverly incorporated into the original architecture of this early 19th century building. Dark wood, sumptuous fabrics and elaborate mirrors help create the atmosphere of a very elegant brasserie, yet the ambiance and service is welcoming and relaxed. Focusing on select favourites, the menu will include starters of Crème brulée au foie gras, followed by examples of fish and meat like Fillet of cod with chorizo, broccoli, grilled spring onions, toasted almond milk and brandade or Roast rump of Salt Marsh lamb, blanquette of shoulder and sweetbreads, seasonal vegetables.
Located next door to the Hyde Park Stables and just minutes from the Park itself, Angelus is the perfect place to enjoy an atmospheric brunch, lunch or dinner, or just a relaxing snack after a stroll through one of the most famous parks in London.

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Sun 5:30PM - 7:00PM 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Mon - Sat 5:30PM - 7:00PM 9:30PM - 11:00PM

What 800 People Are Saying
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S
London
1 review
Dined on October 4, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Great value for money food, and great service. Will visit again!

CS
London
3 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Lovely food, cosy environment and friendly staff. I’d definitely recommend it.

OT
London
1 review
Dined on September 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Trotz Verspätung wurden wir herzlich empfangen. Essen top, Dover Sole und Lamm. Beides perfekt zubereitet. Auch der Lachs vorweg war ohne Tadel. Wird in unsere Liste der ToDos für London aufgenommen

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D
London
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good food. Great service. We had pan seared scallops, duck confit and a fillet steak. The creme brulee was excellent.

CP
London
12 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and wine and perfect service in a lovely atmosphere . We would strongly recommend Angelus .

F
London
4 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

It's hard to find anywhere near Paddington Station for a high quality lunch, but Angelus fits the bill perfectly. Tucked down a quiet side street you'll find an oasis of calm, with great service and a wide ranging menu.

EC
Montreal
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

Very nice with a great wine list. The starters were amazing but the main courses were ok...the service was old style elegant. This is not a casual place; business attire is what you should aim for...

D
London
1 review
Dined on August 13, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Lovely french restaurant in the west end of London that is tucked away so great find

PB
London
1 review
Dined on August 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Sat outside on the pavement - watched the world go by & enjoyed some classic French cuisine & an excellent red wine with my work colleagues. Pleasant & efficient, non-evasive staff. Efficient service without being rushed.

i
London
10 reviews
Dined on July 19, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellant food and service, plus romantic environment. When asking waiter concerning wine selection he recommended a bottle half the price!

We will be returning.

OT
London
155 reviews
Dined on July 16, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Excellent restaurant, great food and a nice ambience.

CM
London
1 review
Dined on July 15, 2019
Overall 1food 1service 3ambience 4

Salmon was only lukewarm and not cooked in the middle and had a slime texture. Nobody asked if the meal was satisfactory, the waitress was very helpful and polite maybe the man who was not as helpful should get a few tips from her. I would eat here again.

JH
London
8 reviews
Dined on July 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I always enjoy it here. Excellent French food.

L
1 review
Dined on July 11, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Three of us ate dinner. The main dishes were all delicious (roast duck breast, poached salmon) and reasonably priced. Wine was expensive.

AN
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on July 4, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Great food and attentive service. We were the only ones there early on a hot summer evening.

OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on June 21, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

The staff were friendly and helpful, the food was good and the menu varied.

BL
San Antonio
4 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2019
Overall 2food 5service 4ambience 5

The place, and food quality was fabulous.
However one of the wait staff must have gone out side and smoked a joint. His smell over powered even the food. Sad owner would allow this and then have him wait in customers.

Second time here both times food and service outstanding sad this event happened. Ruined a nice meal.

OT
London
17 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

An absolute delight. Perhaps one of London's hidden gems, this restaurant combines excellent, classic French cuisine with with charming ambiance and superb service. It's easy to miss, tucked away in a back street off the Bayswater Road and Hyde Park and close to Lancaster Gate Underground station. Once though its doors you can be assured of a wonderful dining experience conjured by its kitchen and highly professional staff.

S
London
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely restaurant very close to Royal Lancaster Hotel. Friendy attentive and professional staff. Well cooked fish and steak. Will defintely return.

W
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and service

A real find for those who enjoy fine French cuisine

C
London
19 reviews
Dined on May 13, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 5

If the lamb cutlets had been as rare as the scallops, lunch would have been more as I had anticipated. And the mashed potatoes were watery...

DG
London
1 review
Dined on May 6, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

The menu always offers an interesting selection combining very good quality produce with great flavours, together with a well chosen wine list. The service is of a very high quality and conveys a strong personal touch.

OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on May 1, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Handy perennial for Paddington Station. Not the popular scene it once was but still very pleasant.

AL
Manchester
11 reviews
Dined on April 12, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Quality classic French dining in elegant Art-Nouveau surroundings with excellent service. A quiet and stylish spot that was perfect for our date night!

R
London
3 reviews
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great wine list reflected by full range of food choices
Hightly reciommmebd

M
1 review
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food service, tasty steak with good ambiance settings. The table booking arrangement is well timely.
A great experience of dining in London.

KO
Philadelphia
19 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing place to eat in London. It is a peaceful oasis in the noise and bustle of London. The food was amazing and the service was impeccable. If you are looking for a lovely place to relax and have an amazing dining experience, this is the place !

CR
London
3 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

This is the third exceptional meal I have had at Angelus. You can’t fault the cooking.

There are two reasons that I might not return, despite its fabulous cuisine. Firstly, the maximum number of other guests at any one of my three visits were two other tables.

Secondly, almost all the less expensive wines on the list have been withdrawn. I found something just about half decent from the new world for £42 but that was a struggle. This is not the restaurant I am going to be spending £200 - £300, or more, on a bottle. It’s just not that kind of place.

It’s a shame but it feels like the end is inevitable.

OT
1 review
Dined on February 27, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a lovely meal. All hot and fresh. There were 4 of us. I thought the wine was expensive. There were not many under 50 pounds. However I asked the waiter which was the best red under 50. He recommended one of the cheaper ones at 35 pounds. It was exceptional and well worth the money.

JB
1 review
Dined on February 25, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Great restaurant in a neighbourhood tucked away but near Paddington Station. Old World French atmosphere with waiters in proper garb. Menu provides a reasonable amount of options that are all good. Wine list mostly French, but other types as well. Desserts are homemade. Great place for a meeting or night out.

CP
London
6 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

This is a gem of a restaurant set just off Lancaster Gate in a quiet street. Delicious food and attentive service makes it very special. We wanted a late lunch and assumed as the restaurant is open all day and our booking for 1445 was accepted that this was not a problem but it was clear by the lack of other diners that we were outside the normal service times. So there was a lack of ambiance for what was otherwise a lovely meal.

B
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Lovely, romantic restaurant. Classic French cuisine cooked exquisitely. It was quiet on the night we went and perhaps some background music would have helped.

EU
London
30 reviews
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Had a late Saturday reservation--was fairly quiet within. First came here several years ago--was more happening then. The mussels in the Pan Fried Seabass were OK, but did not quite feel part of the meal to me. Solid service.

NP
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 2food 4service 4ambience 2

Strange one to review really - the food was good to very good, the service was perfect, the interior nice. But it gets 2/5 stars from me purely because at these prices, everything has to be exceptional to warrant charging that much, not very good. Unfortunately I didn't feel there was anything exceptional here, including the wine. Very good, but not quite good enough

LR
London
2 reviews
Dined on January 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

We enjoyed the refined dinning experience . The service was very diligent and the food was truly outstanding . No one els was dinning so the ambiance was quiet as we were the only customers . I would recommend again although the prices are far from moderate . In fact for lunch it was very expensive .

n
London
33 reviews
Dined on December 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic experience

TH
London
3 reviews
Dined on December 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service and food were outstanding, highly recommend this restaurant!

WK
London
3 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

i VISIT LONDON FREQUENTLY AND ALWAYS STOP BY ANGELUS WHEN I DO. EXCELLENT SERVICE, CONSISTENTLY DELICIOUS FOOD, QUIET ATMOSPHERE, LOVELY DECOR AND A SOLID WINE MENU PUT ANGELUS ON MY TOP CHOICE LIST.

TF
1 review
Dined on November 21, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Found this restaurant through a Google search. Needed somewhere where my boss and a client could eat and discuss business. Boss was suitably impressed with the menu and we will book again without any shadow of a doubt.

PD
Philadelphia
8 reviews
Dined on November 5, 2018
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 2

General a mediocre experience. The duck was over cooked and the snails rubbery. My compnaion’s meal was equally meh.