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The Gourmet Burger Company - Brunswick

44/46 The Brunswick Centre, London WC1N1AE, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
0207 278 7168
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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122 reviews 122 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

I came here to have a catch up with a friend, I had a classic burger meal, £10 for any classic burger and chips. This is actually great value, the burgers are good quality in comparison to other more expensive burger restaurants in London. The service was great as this GBK, my only issue would be that the seating is... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

No Atmosphere whatsoever. Overpriced. Cool chips and staff do not understand "No mayonnaise". Due to the open plan kitchen I saw the "chef" wiping my burger with blue kitchen towel after he had contaminated it. When I told my server I was told that it did not happen ! Average food at too high a price point. The Wellington Burger... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Staying in the local area, we went to GBK as the food is consistently good. At this location the food was as good as it was expected, good portion sizes. The only problem was the staff - 3 of them working on the front desk, 1 pretending to wait on tables and take orders at the desk, another occasionally answering... More

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London
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

This is the place you don't want eat staff is always unfriendly moody rather rude doesn't bother to say thank you or even smile! Always make me feel unpleasant went twice had surprisingly exact same experience I'm 100% certain never going back there again!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

I was working away and saw the familiar sign so popped in on my own. Staff were friendly and the burgers are consistently great across the whole chain. Reliable place.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

Person behind the counter looked like she didn't want to be there. We got an acknowledgement that we'd arrived and that we could seat ourselves. We did, waited a few minutes and then got up to get menus (no big deal) but this seem to annoy this woman. Ordered food using the student discount, which was met with more eye... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I walk pass this place every day on my way to work and it's quite packed every time I peek inside. My mouth started watering every time, so I decided I had to go eat here with some friends. The burger was juicy and delicious and their onion rings were divine as well, nicely flavoured. Their garlic mayo dip is... More

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37 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Throughout my master’s year, I used to stay in Russell Square, right next to the Brunswick Center. One day, while shopping for some groceries, I noticed this small burger place. Given I am a HUGE FAN of burgers; I thought I would just go try it out. I ordered the Habanero Burger and it was OUT OF THIS WORLD. Truly... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

GBK does a good job of making an actual meal from simple burgers and fries. The menu offers a good choice of sandwiches, pandering both to those who want something straightforward, as well as those looking to be a little more adventurous — the latter will be pleased to see a real variety of ingredients, including some more obscure vegetables,... More

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Denpasar, Indonesia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

It's difficult to walk past this 'Burger Paradise' without stopping to enjoy one of their delights, before heading into Waitrose Super Market to do some casual shopping. The burgers, fries and service is always amazing and something to remember. Close to Russell Square tube station - accessible to all who wander these parts.

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