Gillray's Steakhouse

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Gillray’s Steakhouse & Bar is the most English of English dining destinations. Set in the County Hall with views of the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, Gillray’s Steakhouse & Bar is a homage to top quality beef from O'Sheas Butcher.

You can also enjoy fish of the day, poultry, and local specialities. The Bar features a mouthwatering selection of over 90 gins and an impressive cocktail collection.

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Steak and chips: £15

From a set menu.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 8 diners. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 6 people

Starts: January 21, 2020

Ends: April 30, 2020

Availability: Mon-Fri 12:00PM-4:00PM

Free Flowing Gin & Tonic £41/£43 per person

From a set menu. Priced at £41 or £43 on a Saturday or Sunday.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 4 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 4 people

Starts: January 21, 2020

Ends: April 30, 2020

Availability: Daily 1:00PM-4:00PM

Pre/Post Theatre Menu 2 courses and a glass of sparkling wine for £18

...from a set menu.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 8 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 8 people

Starts: January 21, 2020

Ends: May 5, 2020

Availability: Daily 12:00PM-4:30PM 5:00PM-6:30PM 9:00PM-10:00PM

3 course menu & a cocktail: £22

...from a set menu.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 8 diners. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 8 people

Starts: January 21, 2020

Ends: May 5, 2020

Availability: Sun-Thu 12:00PM-4:30PM 5:00PM-10:00PM
Fri-Sat 12:00PM-4:30PM 5:00PM-6:30PM 8:30PM-10:00PM

Sunday Roast: £22 per person

Sample a generous portion of 35 day dry aged beef rib eye roast! Available every Sunday so make it a regular tradition! Pair it with cauliflower cheese, roast potatoes, broccoli, maple glazed parsnips and yorkies and finish the weekend in style.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 8 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 8 people

Starts: January 21, 2020

Ends: April 30, 2020

Availability: Sun 12:00PM-5:00PM

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What 520 People Are Saying
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NC
London
8 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of the best steaks I’ve had!

GL
London
12 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent choice, superb food, courteous service, fantastic view

b
London
28 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Had the large prime rib steak. It was promised at 1kg although it didn't seem quite that big. The taste was excellent and most of the meat was tender. The veg sides were superb, especially the mushroom and spinach plates - wish they were a bit more generous in their portions of veg. The only big disappointment was the ill-conceived fried bone marrow which was served breaded and fried. The marrow was lost in the breading and the loaf of bread that came with it (without butter) was pointless since the fried marrow wouldn't spread on it. Nice Merlot at a reasonable price. Service was very good and the waitress was knowledgable. I would go again.

CJ
London
127 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Gillray's Steakhouse is my regular choice when I have guests visiting, - It's an impressive venue (with great views) in a convenient location, and the service is always excellent. I'm intolerant to wheat, and the staff are always understanding and I'm never disappointed with the food. Highly recommended!

AL
London
1 review
Dined on January 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A hidden gem overlooking the Thames. Great views and ambiance with a quality menu to support this. Attentive staff and excellent food - would highly recommend

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Un bon repas dans un beau cadre

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SK
London
1 review
Dined on December 22, 2019
Overall3food3service2ambience2

Sunday roast was reasonable. We chose the strip loin which was unfortunately hard to cut due to high sided plates. The most frustrating part of the lunch was the spoon orchestra. A waiter was sorting the cutlery constantly which created a cafeteria atmosphere in a restaurant that charges £22 for lunch, not smart.

TG
London
32 reviews
Dined on December 19, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

What a find! I met family and friends for an early dinner at Gillrays and we were very happy with the service and quality of food we received. The location is beautiful. Within extremely elegant surrounds of the Marriott, and our table overlooked the Thames. Just lovely.

LB
London
82 reviews
Dined on December 19, 2019
Overall3food2service4ambience4

Service and setting was lovely.

d
London
7 reviews
Dined on December 14, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What a lovely, lovely experience. My husband and I were there for a pre-theatre meal and our only wish is that we would have given ourselves more time to enjoy it. To begin we were lucky enough to have a table by the window which overlooked the Thames. The ambiance was relaxed and comfortable. We were impressed by the originality of the starter menu which did not disappoint - the bacon rashers were so good! Our mains were delicious as well - my steak was seasoned deliciously and my husband enjoyed the Yorkshire pudding meal. Our late arrival and misjudgment of the time it would take us to get to the theatre meant we needed to eat as quickly as possible and let our server know. She made sure to keep checking on our food and got her manager involved as well. Everything came out perfect and with enough time to quickly eat and make our show on time.

DS
Vancouver
17 reviews
Dined on December 6, 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

What a great place to meet friends and enjoy a Friday evening meal together. Food was excellent however the special T-bone arrived more cooked than the rare we ordered. Service was superb, attentive but not overstated.

OT
2 reviews
Dined on November 28, 2019
Overall2food2service2ambience5

there was no sauce bernaise left in the kitchen!

NF
London
12 reviews
Dined on November 19, 2019
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Very nice setting with excellent views over the Thames. Service also excellent but fairly quiet and very expensive. The food was all good, but you pay for the setting.

LA
London
1 review
Dined on November 18, 2019
Overall3food3service1ambience1

Extremely poor service, not great atmosphere and nice food.

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Denver
4 reviews
Dined on November 16, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I have dined here several times. It is a consistent establishment when it comes to service and food. I chose them for proximity to the South Bank Center. The wait staff did an excellent job of providing me a full service meal that got me out of the restaurant with plenty of time to comfortably make curtain call.

CJ
London
127 reviews
Dined on October 21, 2019
Overall3food4service2ambience2

I've hosted many dinners at Gillray's Steakhouse, and myself and my guests have always been been impressed. On this occasion however, the restaurant didn't quite meet it's usual high standards... The filet steaks that we wanted were unavailable (fair enough - they'd sold out), so we ordered rump steaks instead. However, a while after ordering the waiter returned sheepishly, to announce that the chef wasn't happy with the quality of the meat, so could we order something else (again, unfortunate, but I appreciated the chef's honesty - we went for sirloin as our third choice). The food when it arrived was as delicious as ever (although the wrong sauces were paired with the wrong steaks). The service was very slow - I was happy that the restaurant was quiet and we were not being rushed through our meal, - but one of my guests complained that he was frustrated that there was no waiter to call over, and made a small scene when a waiter eventually appeared. The restaurant was good at catering for the wheat-intolerance of one diner. The bill was £281.19 for the five of us - which was more than I felt was fair bearing in mind the difficulties (and on checking the receipt after I'd returned home, I noted that I'd been charged a random £1.50 for a bread roll (we hadn't ordered or received any bread rolls).

OT
London
4 reviews
Dined on October 19, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

fabulous place was amazing and very nice staff ! Steak is fabbb

OT
Charlotte
17 reviews
Dined on October 16, 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience5

The food honestly was average. It was good but not great. It took a while for our meals to come out. I have been in town for almost a week and had better meals.

We ended up choosing this spot since we are staying at the Marriott and have an early flight out the next day. We wanted to grab something close by so we chose Gillray’s.

CS
London
1 review
Dined on October 5, 2019
Overall2food1service1ambience3

Not up to Gillrays usual excellent standard of service or delivery the food was overcooked and the menu Boeing and long delays fir drinks and coffee

DP
1 review
Dined on October 5, 2019
Overall3food2service5ambience4

Took the wife for our anniversary having had a good meal here before on my own.the ribeye was probably, if not the worst steak I,ve ever been served in a restaurant,nearly cold and mainly fat.the sides and desserts were fine.the manager was very apologetic and took the steaks off the bill and gave us complimentary drinks so I have no issue with that or the staff who were lovely,polite and friendly.it did,nt completely ruin the afternoon as we still had a nice time.i would visit again,but that meat,they can and should have served better.

OT
London
1 review
Dined on October 3, 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Good service - ran out of gin...... chips were cold. Fixed the problem but too late!

B
London
5 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Starter of squid was a little cold and broccoli was had some darken marks on them.

Steak was nice, maybe a little overdone for medium.

Service was not very attentive and had to ask for bill twice even though the restaurant was not very busy.

Beautiful restaurant but needs improvement.

OT
Hampshire
1 review
Dined on September 23, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Slightly cold temperature and music was a little quiet. Amazing service and food, was a brilliant overall dinner and wonderful evening, thank you very much.

B
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on September 16, 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The food was quite excellent and the atmosphere and view stunning. Strongly recommend !

OT
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The staff went above and beyond to help us celebrate our 11th anniversary. I would recommend this place in a heartbeat!

MS
London
2 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2019
Overall4food5service3ambience5

The food was excellent but the occasion was spoiled by a waiter who was snotty about me asking for the Theatre menu without specifying that when I booked the table. We both went a la carte but not because of him

OT
1 review
Dined on September 1, 2019
Overall3food2service3ambience3

Went for breakfast with 3 other firms, they all had omelettes and said it was okay, I ordered eggs royals,, the muffin tasted stale, the salmon was not the best quality and my hollandaise sauce, when it arrived I thought they had accidentally given me scrambled eggs, so it wasn’t good. We were pushed for time as the restaurant loses for breakfast so I just ate through what I could. I was disappointed.
I wouldn’t recommend for breakfast,but perhaps their steaks are much better quality.

K
Naples
21 reviews
Dined on August 20, 2019
Overall2food2service3ambience1

very substandard for a Marriott hotel, service was okay but hostess was rude

AH
Houston
16 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2019
Overall2food2service5ambience2

I am amazed with the quality of this restaurant and in a Marriott. We had steaks that maybe where the worst we ever had. Not just one but 6 different ones. This is our 4th dinner in London, and I can't believe how terrible this meal was. The price would have made sense IF the meal was the quality advertised. I would avoid this place.

OT
London
1 review
Dined on August 11, 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect location. Great food.

JB
New England
7 reviews