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L'Etoile

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#4,578 of 18,798 Restaurants in London
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PRICE RANGE
$19 - $39
CUISINES
French
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Dinner at L'Etoile was so, so good. The French menu has so many choices for all different tastes and I would not hesitate to eat here again. First Class cuisine ...

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank RIKHG1
Reviewed June 28, 2018

I looked forward to visiting this restaurant and had a voucher for 3 course meal with glass of wine. Unfortunately we ate early dinner and no atmosphere as only one other couple there. The two staff were friendly and helpful. Our meal was ok but...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Golfnut83
Reviewed June 22, 2018

The decor and staff are both lovely but sadly it lacks the 'va va voom' atmosphere and food standard I had expected from a French bistro in this part of town. The service was also quite slow and we had a 25 minute wait between...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank KBallSays
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We were looked after very well by the two charming staff. We had vouchers for 3 course meal with wine and, whilst the portions were on the small side, the food was tasty and well presented. Maybe being a lunchtime, the restaurant itself was very...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Well its a French bistro with acceptable if not exciting food. It failed to impress and left us uninspired and limp but it was not bad enough to elicit a bad review. All in all ... well...OK. Would we go back - no. Would we...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Bob R
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Great location and nice spacious restaurant. Food was good and the service friendly and helpful. A good choice on the menu.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank SimonW4366
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Saturday 7th April, we stumbled upon the restaurant so decided to try somewhere different. The Food was amazing, to be honest I've just read some of the reviews and our night was totally the opposite, the food was very hot, extremely tasty, the service was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Nigel R
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

I decided to go to this restaurant very last minute, and I thought that the food was not good quality, even though the waiter kept telling me that all the food was excellent. I had the steak and I couldn’t tell you how chewy and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Gingers007
TRPLondon, Manager at L'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Dear Gingers007, I hope you are well. I'm sorry to hear you had such a bad experience with us on your last visit. please let us know if we can do anything to rectify the situation and have you come in on a day of...More

Reviewed March 27, 2018

Dating from 1896 L'Etoile must be one of the oldest restaurants in London. It began as a hostel for waiters but, as the food was so good, it opened as a public restaurant in 1904 and has been serving Fitzrovia ever since. In the past...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Michael D
TRPLondon, Manager at L'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Dear Michael, Thank you for such lovely review. We are glad you have enjoyed the meal and had such a good time. We would love to see you in near future.Please drop us an email on gm.elenas@corushotels.com ATTN shofi I look forward to hear from...More

Reviewed March 9, 2018

Wandered in last night and aghast by how incompetent the service was. Shocking for this area - not sure how they will survive. It also doesn't seem to know what it is/is trying to be. Definitely not French, in spite of its name.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Carys1998
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Claude C
August 24, 2015|
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Response from Ronnie F | Reviewed this property |
No. Has been and presumably is still frequented by various stars of film and stage......looking good in whatever they've chosen to wear judging by the photos on the wall.
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