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The Naval and Military Club

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No 4 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4JU, England
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Home from home in London

I have been staying at "The In and Out" for many years, each time I visit London. A few steps from Piccadilly Circus, it is the perfect location for theatre, dining, shopping and business in town. Staff are all very friendly and efficient and welcome you like a long lost family member. Dinner in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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158 reviews 158 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I have been staying at "The In and Out" for many years, each time I visit London. A few steps from Piccadilly Circus, it is the perfect location for theatre, dining, shopping and business in town. Staff are all very friendly and efficient and welcome you like a long lost family member. Dinner in The Coffee Room offers excellent food... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

we were invited by a member to dine with his group in January. we enjoyed a set menu of 4 courses which offered traditionsl, quite formal dining in the forner Lady Astor bedroom! enjoyable, service was attentive without being intrusive. if you get the opporuinty do try it.

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paris
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

A nice place to stay for a short stay in London in a wonderful location close to everything. The splendid building itself is a must see and the rooms are fully convenient and equipped, even if the single ones are small and sometimes noisy in the morning when the cleaning staff arrives. A warm welcome and help from the staff... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Superb Xmas lunch in a friendly atmosphere - really good chef - unfortunately he is off to new pastures after 3 years or so but I'm assured his replacement will be as good. Good wines too. An excellent club in the heart of London.

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The Naval and Military is fearfully pompous when an approach is made for a booking from members of reciprocal clubs. Unlike some smarter London clubs, reciprocal membership cards aren't enough (why not?) - the would-be guest has to go to all the trouble of getting their home club to send an email confirming membership (are there really so many fraudulent... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights attending a wedding. The room was small with no air conditioning and very hot, the en suite was again small but adequate with the basics supplied. Continental breakfast was included, this was excellent with attentive staff topping up tea,coffee and toast and a great selection of pasties, fresh fruit and yogurts. An option of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Full of character with numerous naval artefacts as befits a naval club. Rooms of high standard well equipped. A few minutes from Green Park Underground. Breakfast served in opulent room . Excellent choice. Friendly staff. Can't think of a better location for a short break in London . Strongly recommend .

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

Staying in London for work and made use of affiliate membership and brought 2 guests who were wholly impressed. Location is perfect for Central London. Staff are well informed, warm and helpful; atmosphere is relaxed and non stuffy. Building itself is a real gem. Facilities are great; gym, pool and tiny barber shop. My room was an Officer's Cabin which... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

"Good club food" as my host rightfully put it himself. And served in a grand setting. A real experience for anybody interested in British tradition and probably a real turn off for some one who is not. But then again, chances are small he or she would find themselves there. And of course it's more of a men's place. The... More 

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Gardnerville, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

The Naval and Military Club is far more than a restaurant. To step into the "In and Out" (as it is referred to by members and friends) is to step into the past. The premises were once owned by Earl Grey and were also home to Lady Astor (a link to America!). The food is not spectacular, although the menu... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: No 4 St James's Square, London SW1Y 4JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > St. James's
  • Neighborhood: St. James's

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  • Cuisine: European, British

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Staying in St. James's

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St. James's
Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII, the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier destination for high end craft and bespoke design. Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing junction of Piccadilly Circus at its northeast corner and none of Central London too far away, this is an surprisingly central and accessible part of town, especially given its prosperous demeanor.
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