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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Amazing food, decent prices, nice drinks and reasonable service. Slightly slow service, due to not many staff but the lady did a fairly good job at keeping up with everything. The fish and chips is highly recommended, mine was huge!! Lovely.

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Novi Sad, Serbia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Last couple of times I was here we went downstairs and it was crowded, not pleasant to eat and all together not much fun but upstairs is different, girl that worked alone is great fun and excellent service, drinks are almost cheap and food is great. Big portions, fish and chips with nice cod, nice hamburgers too. There's much more... More

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Montreal
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

My friends all had the Fish and Chips and while the mushy peas was passed on, the Fish was fantastic, light crispy coating and perfectly cooked cod. My own Hunter's Chicken was good tasting, but dry. The 1730 Ale on Tap was very good. Fresh Cut fries would have been welcomed.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Pleasantly surprised to find a friendly pub in central London. The Glassblower feels like a 'local' pub despite being located just off Regent Street. The bar staff were welcoming and friendly, the food was good and the atmosphere was relaxed. I will definitely be going back and highly recommend it.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Had a quick drink and bite to eat ( sharing fish and chip platter). The food was ok but prior to it's arrival I had to use the ladies which was out of order and the gents urinal was customised as a "unisex" toilet. It was horrendous ! - filthy and stank to high heaven of stale urine. It completely... More

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

I recently discovered this place when a friend suggested meeting there for a drink. It's a great pub and in a great location, really convenient for meeting friends after work. Went back with another friend and had tasty fish and chips there. Much prefer it to the characterless bars in Soho!

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London, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I went in today to book a table for my departments Christmas party a total of 8 people for a date in Dec. I was not only charged to much for the deposit but was told that if a bigger better party comes along my reservation will be cancelled. What type of policy is this? surely me booking two months... More

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Spirit P, Guest Relations Manager at Glassblower, responded to this review

Dear kat23uk Thank for taking the time to provide us with your review regarding your recent experience at the Glassblower. I would like to apologise that we failed to meet your expectations at the Glassblower regards to the service you received. I can assure you that I have passed on your comments to the Management Team who would like to... More

Helsinki, Finland
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139 reviews 139 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We wanted to have fish and chips while in London and happened to walk by this place. It looked nice so we went inside. The downstairs is a typical pub. They have dining room upstairs which is very nice. The fish and chips were very good. The portion is big enough, at least for women :-)

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Maidstone, Kent
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My mum and I called in on 30/9/14 to have a bite to eat and something to drink prior to seeing a show. Went upstairs to the restaurant area and sat by the window. The girl that served us was very pleasant and helpful (sorry didn't get her name). The food was nice, but we only had a toastie and... More

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Nice wine good location from Piccadilly Circus tube station. Food looked good but not sampled by us!!! Great place to stop off for a drink In the madness that is Central London.

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Additional Information about Glassblower

Address: 40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
Phone Number: (020)-7734-8547
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Cuisine: Bar, Grill

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