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Bistro 1 - Frith Street

27 Frith Street, London W1D 5LE, England (Soho)
0872 148 3562
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Ranked #1,874 of 18,163 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $45
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: English, Mediterranean, Continental
Neighborhood:
Soho
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We purchased a voucher for a 3 course meal, to include a glass of wine from London Theatre Bookings. It proved to be a good call. We liked the decor, and the food was all absolutely excellent.

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Louth, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Attracted in to the Restaurant as we were walking by, lovely lighting and the menu offered items we liked. They were running a 2 course evening special which certainly appealed to us so we decided to give them a go. The staff were attentive, smartly dressed and really did try. We had a starter and a main course. We both... More 

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Had a lovely pre-theatre meal, very good value for money and attentive service. Bistro is nothing fancy and you won't pay fancy prices either. Would dine here again

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New Delhi, India
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108 reviews 108 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Have visited this "chain" numerous times, and always have a great meal here. On this visit I had the fried brie to start, which was delicious and came with a raspberry sauce. As a main I ordered the calamari which was ok; it was a large serving that had tasty salad and chips - although the calamari was a little... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Spending a week in London, our trip is all about relaxing, and eating and drinking. So we need to find places that offer good food, service and yes on a budget. Bistro 1 offered a 2 course and 3 course meal , we have visited twice in two days and both times delighted with the food and the service. Their... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Visited on Tuesday before Christmas during our whistle stop tour of London. A lovely setting very cosy. The choice of food was extensive from the two course offer at a reasonable price. I had Spiced Turkey sausages followed by Home made Lamb Burger & chips. All for a value for money £8:50 and if you wanted to turn it in... More 

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Rugby
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

come on pull your socks up it ,s London and we expect better than we got . I felt physically sick after I came out of your Restraurant,and it spoiled our day .The staff were just doing there job ,serving ,picking up nothing else ,uninterested in the customers . I'm sorry that I have to write this review in such... More 

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We like to meet friends and family here. One of a small chain of four restaurants offering a great two course lunch for much less that a tenner! Unmatchable in London's expensive West End, Bistro 1 never fail to delight due to its professional and friendly staff, its excellent wine list, and its sheer value for money.

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Essex
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94 reviews 94 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is the third time I have been to this restaurant when coming to London to see a show , each time with different people. Everyone I went with to the Bistro has been really pleased with the choice and price on the menu. My starter of Moules Mariniere was more like a main and was delicious. My main was,... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

From the start this bistro was terrific, service, the food and the price, £8. 95 for two courses ,faultless. If like me you like Mediterranean food then this is the place to get stuck in. Bon appetite.

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Additional Information about Bistro 1 - Frith Street

Address: 27 Frith Street, London W1D 5LE, England
Phone Number: 0872 148 3562
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 30 - 45
Cuisine: English, Mediterranean, Continental

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