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Balthazar

4-6 Russell Street, London WC2B 5HZ, England
+44 20 3301 1155
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (358 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4-6 Russell Street, London WC2B 5HZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ideally located in the heart of London, Balthazar offers a vibrant and buzzing atmosphere. The food is well prepared from a well constructed menu. The service is attentive but not over powering. Great for per theatre or oysters at the bar. Give Balthazar a try,...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying in a West End hotel and had picked out Balthazar for our Sunday breakfast as it was close by and had good reviews. It’s worth noting that Brunch proper only starts at 10AM on Saturday and Sunday and between 9AM to 10AM...More

Thank Tim2741
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend decided to come here for our Valentines meal. We booked a table and when we arrived, we were put in a lovely booth. It is a little noisy in there but I didn’t find it bothersome and could still have a...More

Thank Cassidy S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Another lovely meal here, always a favourite, always reliable. Good service, great atmosphere, lovely food and excellent location. Great for pre-theatre, post-theatre, families, dinner, brunch, breakfast, afternoon tea, suitable for all. Will still definitely visit again and recommend.

Thank Ninboo
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited for a friendly business lunch for three. The table was very small and actually the table laid for 4 directly next to us remained empty the entire 3 hours we were there. Apart from that we had a good time and good food....More

Thank Beverley S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visited during the week at lunchtime, a very pleasant experience. Great attentive service, lovely seating and plenty of menu choices. There was a nice buzz about the place and as well as table seating there were places set at the bar for a more informal...More

Thank Jacqui S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I visited for a late Christmas treat of afternoon tea. Although we had been told that we could only spend one and a half hours at our table our food did not arrive for half an hour. I was disappointed with the...More

Thank JLC47
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for Afternoon tea for my daughter’s birthday,what a disappointment.We have been to many fine places for afternoon tea in London and decided to try here as it might be fun. Let me say first that the other food around us looked really good,we...More

Thank Denise O
BalthazarManagement, Manager at Balthazar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Denise, Thank you for your message I am terribly sorry that you didn’t have a pleasant experience with us for your daughter's birthday. Would you please be able to forward us your direct contact number, so we can discuss your recent visit to Balthazar....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

At breakfast on a lazy Sunday morning, got to the restaurant right as it opened at 9 AM, slight line but moved quickly. Once seated wait staff was at my table within minutes to take my drink order, the latte was very good, orange juice...More

Thank randyharvey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated in the heart of the city, on a Saturday it was crowded. We had made reservations for 3pm. We were Greeted and seated in a short time. The service was excellent, with caring, attentive staff who looked after every need, with a smile. The...More

Thank Baburajan J
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katelewis86
December 30, 2017|
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Response from SurreySonic | Reviewed this property |
I just dressed smart casual, hubby had shirt & trousers. can be for groups or couples, but I liked it for couples.
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Charlotte H
September 23, 2017|
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Response from robukeu | Reviewed this property |
The key is being dressed to compliment the ambiance of the restaurant, and the attire of other diners. Think ‘Upmarket’. Rather Smart Attire is the very best answer to your question. Most gentlemen wear a Suit or Dinner... More
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Anna A
August 6, 2017|
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Response from Mark J | Reviewed this property |
Afraid we were only 3 people so don't know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$35 - $112
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 Russell Street, London WC2B 5HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighborhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3301 1155
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