Boisdale of Belgravia
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Mon - Fri 12:00PM - 3:00PM 6:00PM - 11:00PM
Sat 6:00PM - 11:00PM
Rather old fashioned ‘clubby’ ambiance and food to match. Very enjoyable experience. Staff attentive without being over- intrusive. Excellent range of wines by the glass. When offered a noggin of whisky,
I would have expected to be asked what single malt I wanted in that sort of Scottish-themed establishment. Generous portions. Price was reasonable for quality and quantity of food.
I took my friend here for her birthday present as she is Scottish. I have been before and thoroughly enjoyed it and whilst it was still good, this time round I felt it was very business orientated and so we felt out of place. Plus we were put at a table for 2 between 2 big groups of people so we could hardly hear each other speak. I asked if we could be moved but was told no. I do recommend the restaurant as the food was delicious but it’s not a restaurant to catch up with a friend.
Great place. 50% deal for food is good. We unfortunately had a very bad service day. Never got asked if we were ok or wanted anything. Every time we wanted something - to spend more money - we had to beg scrape and plead to get someone’s attention. Put us on edge. Took the joy out of it. I presume a few staff called in sick.
Great place to eat , drink and be Merry. Steaks are fantastic. Very good quality. Will return.
The food is great, unfortunately we were seated right next to the stage and the music was way to loud to have a conversation
The rib-eye steak was absolutely delicious - fantastic quality beef. The thrice cooked chips were also great and the Bloody Mary ketchup is definitely worth a try! Although it was very tasty, we wouldn't consider the foie gras and truffle sauce a sauce - it was a couple of pieces of seared foie gras with a very thin liquid; we would have expected something much thicker for it to be considered a sauce. We also had the Beyond Meat truffle burger - again, very good. The service was also great. Would love to come back for some live music, as we unfortunately had to leave just as the band was starting.
The place was a little dated. The food was not inspiring. The service was good. Very expensive for what it was.
Boisdale of Belgravia has it all: a wonderful ambience; welcoming staff; and delicious food. I ordered steak - it was full of flavour and cooked exactly as I like it. We received excellent service from our waiter Richard who had a great sense of humour. We are looking forward to visiting this restaurant again.
Enjoyed bread, fillet and red wine. Attentive and helpful service. Nice atmosphere. Good value for money with the Opentable offer otherwise on the pricey side.
This was my first time at the Boisdale. Setting is tradition but relaxed. Fantastic old fashioned bar. Also had upstairs outside terrace. Service was top level. I notice some bad reviews with service but this is a professional service and they clearly care about the restaurant. Food was amazing. I often judge a place by its decaf coffee. This place served the best. Also had a large non-alcohol drink menu, again, a mark of a great restaurant
This is one of the best deals in London at present. The fact that you get 50% off food from the à la cart menu is amazing. Particularly when you consider the quality of the food is on offer on the menu. My meal of 6 oysters and grouse for mains was excellent. Service was a bit slow as they had a large group in, however it was not an issue for us and our waiter was very apologetic. Wine started at about £25 a bottle, which would be expected at such a quality restaurant. Definitely recommended
Food was great, but what sets this place apart is that there’s excellent jazz/live music, a great atmosphere and quirky but excellent service.
Our meal was a lot of fun!
Also, as a sommelier, I found the wine list to be outstanding and the wine service to be very good.
Over the years, I've really tried to support Boisdale; hosting corporate clients and friends as I've always had a soft spot for the place, mostly because of the music. It's never been about the food, and I should've advised my friend on Tuesday evening to settle for smoked salmon and a burger which is always a safe bet. You risk breaking your teeth on the 'crumbed' squid. The calves liver was a thick slab. The rib-eye steak was tough. It has its loyal clientele, a few oldies who tend to imbibe too much, fall about and just look sad, despite the singer making suggestions that it's 'time to go home'. If anything, it's entertaining but I won't be going back.
Fabulous as always
Great hidden gem close to it all. Live music. Great for late night. Food was very good. I had the bone in sirloin, and it was great. My wife had the lamb special and said it was fantastic! Impeccable service. Enjoy!
Birthday celebration but was not acknowledge by staff even thought I mentioned it twice.
Service was very slow
Superb food and friendly attentive service with a warm "Scottish" hospitality. Will be back.
Took my partner here for his birthday and despite asking for them to provide the birthday plate; it never materialised. The service was slow and by the time we had finished our mains; it was 11.30pm! Our booking was at 8.30pm! So, there was no time left to ask the staff to organise the birthday plate as they were closing. However, the food was amazing and the ambience delightful. A definite must.
Classic Scottish fare, great ingredients and focused delivery, provide a great dining experience, in authentic Scottish surrounds. The considered service wraps the whole experience.
Food was tasty and high quality. Service was really great (thanks Monica!) and we really enjoyed the music too unfortunately some of the other clientele were p*ssed-up jerks later on, interrupting our evening for the worse.
Great experience as always
Spectacular in everyday. There’s literally nothing to fault here. My favourite place
Best smoked salmon in London - probably
IMPossibly conspiratorial and clubby in feel definitely, afternoons disappear here
It was our 38th wedding anniversary, the ambience, food, service and atmosphere was very good and we certainly plan to go back in the future.
A fine venue with good wine and food. The haggis was exceptional
Cosy dining experience. Food was good and service was too. The Jazz sessions brought the place alive. End of night was a bit hooray Henry with those popping in for just drinks but did take away from a great Friday night
I felt that the prices were too much for the food quantity and quality. It seems you are paying for the ambience, which is good but is not worth the extra cost.
After booking via OpenTable was called to say that they were in fact full whilst I was en route. When I suggested they might want to take more care over their reservation system I was told very dismissively to “come and see for yourself”. No need to compound the error with rudeness.
I have been to this restaurant before and the food has always been decent. However there is sufficient choice in the area that I don’t need to go back to
50% off sirloin steak - what’s not to like!
Excellent food and portions felt about right except for the vegetables. They just felt a too small and expensive.
Service was a bit hit and missed. Asked five times on arriving for name to find booking which got a bit tiresome.
Very old school, but the waiting staff are a lot of fun, the food is great (even the unexpected - I had some of the nicest tofu there I have ever had), and nice ambience.
Lovely food, not cheap, the jazz was excellent, definitely a place to go to
No details of my booking but they managed to find a table in a back room which was a shame as I wanted to listen to the Jazz in the main dining room. The food is quality ingredients but I had to send the fish course back as it was not cooked. The service was good and they delt with the problem without fuss and efficiently. My instinct is this was not the norm and I would probably give them a second chance.
Abysmal service. I’ve been here for an hour after my main meal, asked 4 times for a drink to no avail. Keep being told to “wait a minute”. Shocking
The menu was amazing. Started with stuffed mushrooms and the scallops appetizers. For the mains, I had the shepherd's pie (the BEST I've ever had!!) and my niece had the poached cod. The food was delicious and prefect! I ordered 2 cocktails, they were just okay... I didn't see anyone else in the entire restaurant with a cocktail, everyone had either beer or wine. The service was top notch, very attentive and eager to please. Overall 5 star!
Had a nice meal here, nice ambience and even though we left before the music started, I can imagine that it would be a nice venue to listen to jazz while eating. Food was good on the whole, my wife ordered the Rum baba dessert, which was rock hard and tasted stale, on reporting this to the waiter he said that everyone says that and that he almost told her not to order it, why have it on the menu then? He did however replace the dessert with a free alternative, so partly recovered
Went to the Boisdale with friends for the Jazz and the Cigar Terrace but also had dinner! The restaurant ambience and service were very good. The food was also ok even though the deserts were terrible! The biggest disappointment was the music! Went there for Jazz and we had loud Motown music all night! The band were good but not playing the music we went there for! We ended up leaving early!
Boisdale's till got it after all these years. Fantastic ambience, superb service and the kind of welcome and atmosphere from the house that makes you feel like they might not remember you but you're very welcome back. Can't for the life of me think why it's taken me so long to return.
I went with 2 colleagues for a business celebration lunch and we had starters, mains (steak) and shared a cheese board. The food was delicious and all of our steaks from Rare, medium rare to medium were just as we wanted. Absolutely fabulous. My scallops were stunning and the the service was friendly and not to overbearing. I think it would be great of an evening as they have live music and I reckon it would be even more fun.