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Barbecoa

20 New Change Passage, London EC4M 9AG, England
+44 20 3005 8555
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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20 New Change Passage, London EC4M 9AG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A really nice restaurant with a great view over St Paul Cathedral. The food and wine was expensive but totally worth it. Good service and very nice drinks at the bar. Will be back!

Thank Jenny S
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic Sunday lunch here. All 3 courses were delicious. The main course of roast chicken was huge! Fab views of St Paul's cathedral. Impeccable service. And very accommodating to us having our baby there and being able to feed him after our meal....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate at Jamie Oliver's Barbecoa last night. The food (as you would expect) was cooked and presented to a very high standard. I had lamb which was beautifully tender and delicious. Service was also efficient and very good. The views of St Paul's Cathedral...More

Thank Hulahoop71
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I read great reviews of Jamie Oliver's Barbecoa by St. Paul Cathedral. The view of the Cathedral was spectacular at night-time, our waiter was excellent, but the food was a big disappointment. There was nothing special about the appetizer, our main course...More

Thank nycnative1919
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello nyvnative, Thank you for bringing your feedback to us. I am sorry to hear that your experience did not match your expectations. I will definitely share this with my kitchen team. I can assure you that we care deeply about all feedback and will...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The venue is impressive with views of St.Pauls but being in the middle of the city full of business lunch/dinners, it can at times feel a little soulless. The food was tasty but more was expected for the high price tag. Chicken wing starter came...More

Thank Kel_London1
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Kel_London, Thank you for sharing your feedback. I am sorry that your expectations were not met. In addition to our a la carte menu we do offer a lunch menu - 2 course for £24 and 3 courses for £27 - it is incredible...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantasic food - in particular the chateaubriand for two people sharing was cooked perfectly with great flavour. Great view of St Pauls Cathedral but odd seating layout. They didn't have a table for 4 so we sat on a table for 6 which was huge...More

Thank Chloe W
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Chloe, Thank you for your feedback - so lovely to hear how you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully see you again, Willow

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had made reservations for a big group to eat here and all in all it was fine, but just a bit too much for me. We had a shared meal, but it was hard for me to get my fill. I didn't like most...More

Thank Mairababy
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Mairababy, Thank you for your comments. As you were dining as part of a large group I am imagining that the menu was chosen by your host. We always send an abundance of food to the table - depending on which menu was chosen...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most amazing food, great location with a beautiful view. It was so good we bought a voucher for a wedding present and the staff were amazing, really looked after our friends. BriliiantMore

Thank ClareBarton
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Clare, What a lovely message - thank you. So lovely to hear how much you enjoyed everything and that your have given a gift to your friends to visit us. If there is anything we can do to help with their reservation do not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here before when the restaurant was quite new -and the meal was wonderful, but sadly this is now not the case. We started by having their cut price cocktails as it was happy hour and it was very nice. We were then...More

Thank Eve H
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Eve, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience. I am sorry to hear that you found your experience underwhelming. I can assure you that we only work with the best suppliers and ingredients and if we are ever...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Saturday night as Joint Birthday and Anniversary treat. Welcome was exemplary, cocktails at the bar, very nice. We were not rushed to our table but when we were ready all was very smooth and efficient. The meal was very good, no complaints but nothing...More

Thank Chriski M
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Chriski, Thank you for taking the time to feedback to us on your experience. Working with only the best and most sustainable producers ensures that we continue to create wonderful dishes and drinks that also look after the future of our environment. I'm so...More

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lakeside82
April 22, 2017|
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Response from jopalmer2013 | Reviewed this property |
Tbh, I'm not too sure if they would put themselves out but you could always ring ahead. Most restaurants, I have found, will try to help in any situation & I eat out a lot but I do also have a friend that is a vegetarian and... More
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Michael C
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
My honest answer is you can, but this is a very adult place to eat. It would not be my choice to take a young child. It is a cool trendy place for adults in a chilled area, note that I have 5 children so I have experience.
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Belinda W
December 28, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$26 - $52
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 New Change Passage, London EC4M 9AG, England
  • Public Transportation: The nearest Underground station is St Paul's on the Central Line (2 minute walk). Mansion House and Cannon Street stations on the District and Circle Lines are also within walking distance
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighborhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3005 8555
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Description
Jamie Oliver's Barbecoa is all about fire, smoke & the best meat we can get our hands on, cooking it using fire-based techniques from all over the world
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