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Bistro 1 - Frith Street

27 Frith Street, London W1D 5LE, England (Soho)
0872 148 3562
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Ranked #1,609 of 17,147 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $33 - $50
Hours:
Cuisines: English, Mediterranean, Continental
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Soho
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Soho
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English first
Surrey, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

We had a very delicious two course meal prior to going to the theatre on August 5, 2014. The food was excellent and the service even better. Our waiter attended to all of the details, and was most helpful in assisting my wife in choosing a gluten free dish. The manager came over and spoke to us wanting to know... More

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I had some time to kill so I decided to find a quiet place in soho to eat and write on my journal. Found this place by just walking around. The menu on the door looked good and the inside looked quite sombre so I decided to walk in. The service is great and quick. I received my starter working... More

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Very nice 2 course dinner for £11.90. The mixed veggie mezze was excellent, the other starters a bit simple with lettuce and cheese or lettuce and Turkish sausage. Both the veggie and the meat moussaka main course were very nice with rice and salad. The house wine was pretty good and not too expensive. Excellent service and well worth the... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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121 reviews 121 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

Good food and service. No frills. You get 2 or 3 courses (starter, main, dessert). We had dinner here before seeing Miss Saigon down the block.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

been here twice now, paid between £10 and £11 for 3 lovely courses and a glass of wine! there was so much choice , the fussiest of eaters would not be disappointed!

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
175 helpful votes 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Bistro 1 at Frith Street is clean and well decorated. The layout inside is nice. We ordered off the lunchtime specials menu. 2 starters, 2 mains and 2 drinks each for £25. Service was really quick. Food was hot and very well presented. We both enjoyed it there. Will be back next time we are in London.

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uk
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We visited this little restaurant on A saturday lunchtime for lunch before going to the theater. I found it quite by chance last year with a friend and returned with my Son. The food is very good value 3 courses for £9.90 and is very tasty. I had grilled sardines followed by lamb shish and banoffe pie, all nicely presented... More

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ESSEX
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We went here for a post theatre meal after reading some of the reviews on here and we were not disappointed. The meal was tasty, excellent value, hot and served in a timely fashion. We had the mixed mezza and smoked salmon starters and we both chose the mixed kebabs with rice and salad. The meat was tender well cooked... More

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Rome, Italy
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194 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The restaurant Bistro 1 is part of a chain of three in London. We stopped in the one in Frith Street, Soho, for dinner. The menu is quite varied, and offers English favourites such as fish and chips and other of more mediterranean sound (if not taste, I must add). Tables are rather squashed together, as one might imagine given... More

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I took a pre booked group of 33 people to Bistro 1 for a meal after our theatre visit and although the restaurant is a little snug the staff rearranged the tables very quickly so we could all sit together. Our meals were delivered promptly and were very tasty indeed and served piping hot. Considering where the restaurant is situated... More

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