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Galvin La Chapelle

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#236 of 19,003 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Food and ambience

Middle Eastern, Central Asian, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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About
The third restaurant to be opened by acclaimed chef brothers Chris and Jeff Galvin, La Chapelle has been consistently praised, winning no less than 8 top restaurant awards in its first year, including AA London Restaurant of the Year, and Tatler magazine's Restaurant of the Year. Chef Patron, Jeff Galvin, provides a menu of modern French cuisine, gaining a Michelin star in the 2011 Red Guide, just a year after the restaurant opened. There is also a menu gourmand, prix fixe lunch, early dinner menu, and Sunday Roast lunch menu. The service, under the direction of Alessandro Piombino and his team, effortlessly combines warm, friendly and attentive hospitality with a fine sense of tradition and
PRICE RANGE
$70 - $191
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Central Asian, French
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5* Food , 5* Service , the restaurant was 1st class , service was impeccable, very friendly whilst remaining professional,I have eaten in restaurants around the world and the food is up there with the very best , will most definitely be returning

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jason849
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and very much hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a gift of dinner here as a Christmas present. So pleased Service, friendliness, food quality was just sublime Recommend totally

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank the_londoners29
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and very much hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose this place for 10th anniversary dinner. It was a great choice. My husband loves tasting menus and in many ‘posh’ places they’ve not let him order it because they insist everyone on the table has it or no one does. I’m not the easiest...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Winterfrosts
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted to have assisted with your dietary requirements and to help you celebrate a special occasion and hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked as a special occasion, my partner's birthday and a final dinner with a friend as we are leaving the UK. I saw a number of poor reviews on here but tried to take them with a pinch of salt and realise that some people...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Lucyboom
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We were very sorry indeed to read that your experience was not up to your expectations. We serve thousands of guests every week and we receive mostly positive feedback, and sometimes negative reviews, but this is extremely concerning and so we would love to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cannot understand why there should be any negative reviews for this restaurant. We found the service food and ambience excellent and in a great location too. We will definitely return!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank T B
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and very much hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a saturday, the bar staff we great and funny and knew the drinks and what to make to suit our requests. The table staff no so good, lots of waiting and pouring our own wine, I dont mind but dont come over...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic experience with first class food and service, nothing is too much trouble from the minute you walk through the door. The venue is absolutely delightful.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank cosso5
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and very much hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not acceptable to consider this restaurant as French Star Michelin cuisine, it is purely British cuisine with all its benefits , but the staff is amazing!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Peter V
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry to read your feedback. French cuisine is at the core of Galvin Restaurants but we do like to take influences from other countries and more importantly, our main goal is to serve the finest seasonal and regional produce. If you would like...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully presented food and excellent service as always . Set lunch good value and careful if you stray to the ALC as it can get quite expensive especially with wine/s but worth it. Keep up the good work Team Galvin L

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Marley1000
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and very much hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a sight..the beauty of paintings potrayed by Michelangelo A great artist in the time. The Walk to the Sistene Chapel is amazing artifects and paintings on the ceilings will astound you. You enter the chapel and you will see the magic of Michelangelo art...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Peter J
Galvin R, Front Office Manager at Galvin La Chapelle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind review which I have shared with the whole team. We are delighted you enjoyed your visit and very much hope to welcome you back again soon.

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Emswurf
March 21, 2019|
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Response from Pauline186338 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a small bar area, where you can have a fabulous cocktail or drink .
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Response from Bless_good_food | Reviewed this property |
Dressing code is very relaxed. Casual smart was how I did it. When I dined there, there were people with jeans & polo all the way to suit and night dresses. So I guess it's more on your occasion rather than the restaurant.
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Response from JLCD2010 | Reviewed this property |
You'll find the menu on their website explains all this at the bottom in the small print. It is a taster menu, the whole table has to order the same, £55 is with no drink, with a glass of wine per course it's either £114 or... More
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