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Rotunda Bar and Restaurant

#5,808 of 17,568 Restaurants in London
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Kings Place | 90 York way, London N1 9AG, England
+44 2070142840
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 am
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: The Rotunda ethos isn't complicated - great food and a great...
The Rotunda ethos isn't complicated - great food and a great atmosphere.While our guests go some of the way in ensuring the latter, our canal-side location means we provide the perfect environment in which to relax and enjoy yourself over a hearty meal and a healthy dose of one of our many wines.While here, you'll browse a menu that changes daily and features mouth-watering meat cuts from our own farm in Northumberland.Rotunda - old fashioned about food.
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  • 47
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 27
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Relaxing find near Kings X - lovely food with canalside outlook

What a surprize find – had not realised how much had developed in and around Kings Cross. Was attending event at Kings Place and decided to eat at Rotunda restaurant in advance. Interesting menu, well prepared and tasty food with a wonderful view of the canal – narrowboats + cyclists and walkers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
TwoOfAKindEssex
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Get there early for the £20 menu, and you won't be disappointed. The crowd is very Guardian, which makes sense as they share a building. Surprisingly good value for where it is and how good the food is.

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Loughton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We had a late lunch after seeing the Railway Children at the Kings Cross Theatre. It is a fantastic location just a 2 minute walk from the theatre right on the Canal. The restaurant wasn't busy at 5pm on Sunday so we have fantastic service and the food was amazing. I had the vegetarian option, my husband went for the... More 

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks so much for such wonderful feedback, we're delighted you enjoyed your visit. Hope you enjoyed the Railway Children too. Hope to see you again. James Rotunda Manager More 

St. Albans, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I should have paid more attention to the other "terrible" reviews here in Tripadvisor, before booking a table for two of us. Not a difficult place to find, despite what other reviwers may state and even though we visited in the early evening, there was a private party underway and the bar was packed with, seemingly drinkers who weren't part... More 

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Ed, Sorry to hear that your experience was not up to our usual standards. Would you mind emailing me on andrew.evans@greenandfortune.co.uk so that we can get a little bit more information so we can look into this further. Many thanks. Andrew Rotunda Bar and Restaurant More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

From start to finish the staff at Rotunda have made our office summer party a great event. The location has great views of the canal. The service and attention to detail were top notch, The BBQ food was fresh and plentiful. We would definately consider Rotunda for future parties. Highly recommended.

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Lorna, It was an absolute pleasure working with you, so we're thrilled you had such a great party. Really hope to see you again soon. James Rotunda Manager More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

What a surprize find – had not realised how much had developed in and around Kings Cross. Was attending event at Kings Place and decided to eat at Rotunda restaurant in advance. Interesting menu, well prepared and tasty food with a wonderful view of the canal – narrowboats + cyclists and walkers on the towpath. Very relaxing! Quite a treasure... More 

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi there! Fantastic - so pleased you enjoyed your visit! Hope to see you again soon. James Restaurant Manager More 

Harrogate, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Canalside dining with views of narrowboats and a great outside space when weather is good enough to enjoy it. I've eaten here at least four times and only once was one plate mediocre - the others were all good, or excellent. Particularly enjoyable was a main course of pheasant with a butternut squash puree - the meat was perfectly cooked... More 

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi there, Thanks so much for leaving your feedback, it's great to hear! We hope to see you soon, James Restaurant Manager More 

Brentwood, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

A group of friends hired a canal boat with us and we headed down through Camden and arrived at the Rotunda. It looked very inviting and it was great to be able to moor up right outside the restaurant. Menu was great and everyone enjoyed the meal. It set us up to take the locks on again. Definitely worth a... More 

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi there, It sounds like you had a fantastic day, and definitely arrived in style. We're glad you enjoyed your meal and thanks for letting us know. Kind regards, James Restaurant Manager More 

Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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206 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Second time here big first time to eat! We choose to eat in the restaurant side. Got a lovely table for the 2 of us right on the waters edge! Honestly didn't fancy any of the starters, there were about 5 of them so we b just went for the Sunday roast. Roast topside beef for me and the lamb... More 

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Toyah, Thanks for leaving us your feedback, great to hear you enjoyed your roast. We hope to see you again soon! James Restaurant Manager More 

Ely, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

An excellent leisurely lunch at a table overlooking the canal at Battlebridge basin. We chose a table inside as it was a little chilly, The service was truly excellent, friendly and professional. They have tables outside so that you can enjoy a drink or a meal watching the canal boats. Only five minutes walk from Kings Cross station.

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Tony, Really good to hear you enjoyed your visit to Rotunda, you'll have to come back and dine outside on a warm day! Thanks for your feedback, James Restaurant Manager More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Me and friends went on the 15th of june and we were reserved my nicolo. We asked advice on what we should drink and what is good and he recommended his version of caipirinha which was spectacular! He is an AMAZING bartender! I HIGHLY recommend it

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GreenandFortune, Manager at Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi there, We are really pleased to hear you loved our cocktails and we'll pass on the great comments to Nicolo! See you again soon, James Restaurant Manager More 

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Additional Information about Rotunda Bar and Restaurant

Address: Kings Place | 90 York way, London N1 9AG, England
Phone Number: +44 2070142840
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chiswick
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 am
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: British

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Kings Place | 90 York way, London N1 9AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Chiswick
  • Neighborhood: Chiswick
  • Phone Number: +44 2070142840

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Description

The Rotunda ethos isn't complicated - great food and a great atmosphere.While our guests go some of the way in ensuring the latter, our canal-side location means we provide the perfect environment in which to relax and enjoy yourself over a hearty meal and a healthy dose of one of our many wines.While here, you'll browse a menu that changes daily and features mouth-watering meat cuts from our own farm in Northumberland.Rotunda - old fashioned about food.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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