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Number Twelve

12, Upper Woburn Place,, London WC1H 0HX, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
02076935425
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Ranked #1,456 of 18,003 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $83
Hours:
Sun 7:30 am - 11:00 am
Mon - Fri 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Contemporary, British
Neighborhood:
Bloomsbury
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A modern and contemporary space overlooking the beautiful Dickensian Woburn Walk, Number Twelve is an ideal venue for any social occasion.Where only the best fresh and seasonal ingredients are used, Number Twelve has menus to suit all your needs, whether it is dinner, lunch or a private party, our experienced and friendly team are on hand to assist at every opportunity.Located in the Bloomsbury area, the literary district of central London, Number Twelve Restaurant is within walking distance of Russell Square, Euston and King’s Cross St. Pancras stations.
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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Asked for the "home made chips" which were frozen chips when they arrived so I sent them back and the waiter said they couldn't get the home made ones (which baffled me) I could have supplied them a few spuds if I'd known. Anyway I paid the bill and left but started to realise lated that I'd been over charged... More 

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Huddersfield UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

After a long journey to London and time spent shopping we needed a good meal in pleasant surroundings. We managed this and more at Number Twelve. The staff could not have been more attentive and the service was impeccable. Calves liver and fish dishes were cooked to perfection, liver can easily be overcooked and spoilt but this melted in the... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Attended a private function for a colleagues retirement do here and was very impressed. It is a short walk from Euston station so a great place to get people from all around the country together! The food was lovely and of a high standard and the staff very accomodating and flexible on the night. Payment for 35 people is a... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We had a voucher for creme tea at £24 per couple. 4 of us went and all enjoyed it. It was delicious and filling. The tea was also scrummy. Would defo go again was so tasty and love the puddings. Friendly staff. Posh inside

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Vancouver, Canada
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85 reviews 85 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Found this restaurant while walking around looking for somewhere to have a steak dinner. We were given a very nice window table even although we did not have a reservation. The meal was a little slow to arrive but nothing too serious. The meal itself was delicious, just what we were looking for. The waiters and waitresses were very attentive... More 

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

A very warm welcome to thus lovely modern restaurant. The service and welcome was s good as I've had, walking in off the street. A God menu, excellent steaks and a very comprehensive wine list.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Had afternoon tea at Number Twelve yesterday and couldn't fault it in any way. Was greeted on arrival by very friendly staff member and seated at a beautiful table in lovely bright restaurant. Excellent value for money. Glass of bubbles, choice of tea, very nice sandwiches ,scones with choice of jams and fantastic selection of cakes. All staff members were... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Booked a table for Saturday lunch the night before, confirmed on the phone by a very nice gentleman who worked at the restaurant only to get there and be told that there was no lunch on and no bookings had been made either way. The lady who we spoke too was very rude and dismissive about our situation and didn't... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I can't comment on the food as we didn't get to try it because they had no record of the booking I had make the previous evening. The woman who dealt with us was very rude and couldn't wait to get us out of there quickly enough.

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Dorset
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

very pleasant afternoon tea through a Travelzoo deal. Good selection of sandwiches and cakes. Staff friendly.

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Additional Information about Number Twelve

Address: 12, Upper Woburn Place,, London WC1H 0HX, England
Phone Number: 02076935425
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury / Holborn
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 11:00 am
Monday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 83
Cuisine: Italian, Contemporary, British

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