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Helva Restaurant - CLOSED

29-31 Greenwich Church Street, London SE10 9BJ, England
+44 20 8858 8658
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible21%
Sep 20, 2013
“Very disappointing”
Sep 17, 2013
“Nice atmoshpere, good food one block from the Thames”
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29-31 Greenwich Church Street, London SE10 9BJ, England
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Reviewed September 20, 2013

I'd been to Helva with my girlfriend in the first week they opened and (despite some issues with the bill) we enjoyed the meal. So I was looking forward to this visit. I seem to remember the menu being much more Turkish on our first...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2013

Wow I have a hard time agreeing with some of the recent reviews I'm seeing here. My experience was the opposite. I had a mixed grill of kebabs with olives and bread to start. Food was very good. Server was very polite and made good...More

Thank jd_three
Reviewed September 2, 2013

Don't bother eating here. I genuinely have nothing positive to say! The food and service where terrible!

Thank bsrLondon
Reviewed August 11, 2013

This is a "Turkish" restaurant with pizza, pasta, Indian curries, Mexican enchiladas etc on the menu and not manyTurkish dishes at all. We decided on the Borek starter which is feta cheese and spinach in a light filo pastry. We were very surprised to see...More

Thank Geraldo725
Reviewed July 17, 2013

Upon arriving in Helva for lunch on the 16th, my American family of four and I were greeted by the man who would also be our waiter. After being seated, the waiter commented on my mother's accent as being "very American", and proceeded to ask...More

Thank Megan365
Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

The food here is nice and the restaurant is clean and lovely. Unfortunately the service really lets it down. We were sat at a table that needed clearing, this didnt happen for some time, we then had to ask for menus and once given them,...More

Thank ideetee
Reviewed July 6, 2013

Visited here with friends , we stuck to the lunchtime menu which was ok, they had run out of most of the beers on the menu which was a little disappointing. For London the prices were reasonable. Biggest problem was that the loos were out...More

Thank MKHud
Reviewed June 29, 2013

This is a restaurant smack in the centre of Greenwich village. You can see the Cuttysark from outside it's doors .They have a huge amount of tables and can cater for large groups but you can equally enjoy a romantic candlelit dinner for two. The...More

Thank Jimbo240518
Reviewed June 25, 2013

Went in for early dinner having been at museum, very helpful staff and food was just delicious; house red very good; would certainly go again. Very good value for money.

Thank JAST20
Reviewed May 11, 2013

Decided to try this as the menu appealed to us - mezze. I was dubious as I've been disappointed before at other restaurants. We were the first diners for evening service and received a warm welcome by an experienced maitre d' who excelled at his...More

Thank Arbies
Greenwich Mean Time starts here, so to speak, as the
very concept of global time was established at Royal
Observatory, just one of several buildings of
architectural interest in Greenwich. Indeed, the whole
of Greenwich's historic town center, its Royal Park
and a number of related buildings (and one world
famous ship, the Cutty Sark) make up the UNESCO World
Heritage site known as Maritime Greenwich. Today a
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  • Address: 29-31 Greenwich Church Street, London SE10 9BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Greenwich
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8858 8658
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