We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 17,312 London Restaurants

Bistro 1 - Beak Street

75 Beak Street, London W1F 9SS, England (Soho)
+44 20 72871840
Website
Improve this listing
Reserve a Table Online
Find a table
Ranked #4,136 of 17,312 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $32 - $48
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Neighborhood: Soho
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Write a Review

66 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    24
    25
    7
    7
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
liverpool
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This is obviously a very popular restaurant judging by the queues and wait for tables; and the well signed meal deal of £11.90 for 2 courses; and its location is perfect. There is a vast array of restaurants and eateries in this area; but this is certainly one to avoid. Its true you get what you pay for, but really... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Farnborough, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Looking for a restaurant for a pre-theatre dinner and found Bistro 1 in Beak Street, just round the corner from Carnaby Street and London Palladium. Two courses (either Starter and Main or Main and dessert) for £11.90 and a glass of wine! Meal was excellent, good sized portions and I can really recommend this lovely restaurant.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Popped in for a mid week dinner, went for the 2 courses deal. Large portions and tasty food. Varied menu with plenty of choice. If you want a no frills but very tasty dinner this is the place to come. 2 courses and a glass on wine each came to £31 in total with just a tip to add. Bargain!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hackensack, New Jersey
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I found this place just walking along the street. So many places in that area seem like factories. This was very pleasant. The staff was was very friendly and helpful. Sometimes when I eat alone on business trips, as I was this time, it feels like they are trying to get you out as fast as possible. Not here though.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Burgess Hill
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I was a bit suspicious when we booked a table for the evening menu at £11.95 for two courses (£13.95 for three), then as we arrived we walked past crowded restaurants and bars, some with queues, to find Bistro 1 with only one table occupied. Uh-oh, what's wrong with it? we thought - but the answer was absolutely nothing! We... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

A small cute restaurant with eastern decor. The staff were very friendly and seated us next to the big open window, great in summer. They have a deal for 2courses for £8-9 which is excellent value. The food is quite simple but really tasty. They also give you bread and olives with your drinks. I had the calamari starter and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We had a wonderful meal at a really affordable price. 2 2 course meals with wine for only £35. Food was lovely and the service was great too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sevenoaks, Kent
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We dropped in here on the off-chance for an evening meal. The board outside offered two courses for £11.95 or three for £13.95 and I must admit I wasn't expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised. A great choice of starters and mains. Before we had even had a chance to read the menu we were supplied with bread and olives.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We booked a table for 6 pm to eat at Bistro 1 before a show in Piccadilly, and ate off the fixed menu, which included a free glass of wine, all served extremely efficiently by friendly staff, which meant we ended up having 3 courses which we hadn't expected to do. Surprisingly busy considering it was a Tuesday night at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Stevenage, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Had a meal late on a bank holiday Sunday afternoon, pre-theatre. Was quite surprised by the menu - it seemed to go on forever, almost too much choice. I ordered warm bacon and potato salad to start and the other half ordered the Felafel and Houmous. My salad was a good size and although the presentation wasn't fabulous, there was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Bistro 1 - Beak Street also viewed

 
London, England
 

Been to Bistro 1 - Beak Street? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Bistro 1 - Beak Street

Address: 75 Beak Street, London W1F 9SS, England
Phone Number: +44 20 72871840
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 32 - 48
Cuisine: Mediterranean

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing