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5 Pollen Street

5 Pollen Street, Mayfair, London W1S 1ND, England
+44 20 7629 1555 ‎
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Ranked #4,127 of 17,931 Restaurants in London
Price range: $47 - $94
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood:
Mayfair
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Tucked away behind Hanover Square, 5 Pollen Street is a fine dining restaurant in Mayfair showcasing modern Italian cuisine in a sophisticated setting. In an exquisite dining room, Pollen Street features contemporary artwork and a refined ambience. There is a sleek bar and an elegant afternoon tea menu is also available.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
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English first
Makati, Philippines
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335 reviews 335 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

One of the wonderful things about London fine dining restaurants is their outstanding service - its discreet, polished and very proper. Having said that, this spot takes an extra leap by serving some of the best Italian meals I've had in my life. The dining room is stylishly decorated.

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Wiltshire, UK
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106 reviews 106 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

My husband has had several business lunches here and come back raving about it each time, so when we were in the area together I told him that he could jolly well take me there, too! Service was faultlessly attentive and charming, from the very first moment. The food was gorgeous - especially my crab starter. I had a steak... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

The food was excellent and service great. The presentation of the food was very gimmicky but that does seem the way forward. I think it is defiantly somewhere to try once if you would like something different.

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London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We could only get seats at the bar which is fine as the food choice is the same and you can still be seated. The staff were professional but not used to be friendly. Cocktails were offered, definitely have one (at about £12-15) they are great. The scallops for my starter were delicious, I normally like to have them cooked... More 

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London
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We went there for a celebration meal and had the tasting menu. There were many delightful things on the not 8 courses as advertised but 11 or 12 depending on how you counted.all the extras that turned up. Of the delights the scallops that melted in the moth and the meaty fresh and perfectly cooked turbot stand out from a... More 

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

This was a meal with my wife to celebrate her birthday. The venue is very nice and vibrant and the food is excellent, even for someone like me who is a fussy eater!! The service again was excellent. They were there when you needed them and left you alone when you didn't. I would strongly recommend this restaurant and I... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

The tasting menu is wonderful and the atmosphere is wonderful, the staff are trained to give you the best experience. They have a separate sweet bar where you get spoiled and you get a a full view of the chefs in the kitchen because they have a glass wall between you and the kitchen.

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Oslo
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012 via mobile

We had a great lunch! They have a bubbly car and chocolate drawer...in addition to great food. We had seabass and Truton - both og them excellent!

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London
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100 reviews 100 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

From the chef smoking a cigarette outside the entrance to the wrong dishes served to us the whole meal was a disaster. In addition I am lactose intolerant which I explained not once but three times to the maitre d. Even after consulting with the chef they managed to serve me a dish full of cheese, which I was told... More 

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london
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95 reviews 95 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

Went with work colleagues. Atmosphere and decor is good. Food was tasty with good sized portions. But mains were pretty expensive.

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Additional Information about 5 Pollen Street

Address: 5 Pollen Street, Mayfair, London W1S 1ND, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7629 1555 ‎
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
Average Prices: USD 47 - 94
Cuisine: Italian

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