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Balthazar

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#1,313 of 19,152 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$31 - $100
CUISINES
French, European, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We first visited Balthazar in NYC many years ago and remembered the food to be excellent! So we had to dine at Balthazar when in London. The food was not bad, but it also wasn’t great. Definitely not worth the price. Disappointing since we had...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Lolitapop-Dollhouse
Reviewed 2 days ago

Poor service, mediocre food, extremely noisy. Had a late lunch on the 8th of September. So noisy couldn't hear my husband across the very small table. Ordered a drink and had to ask for it again after our appetizers had arrive. Had to ask for...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank sashalucky
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My 5th visit to this beautiful restaurant. It’s stunning restaurant with fabulous service and great food. I had the scrambled eggs with crispy bacon. The bacon was amazing (odd to think how many places can’t cook bacon) the eggs were delicious and plentiful and the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank C796URsarahr
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great location, very spacious, went there for a business lunch, the service was very helpful, the food was very good, a bit expensive but overall good!

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank roberta M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I took my niece for afternoon tea for her Birthday and the team were just lovely. When they brought champagne, I said Happy Birthday and when they brought the tea they'd already piped a happy birthday plate with macaroons and candles. The tea is huge...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank CathyGilman
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was recommended to go to Balthazar by the concierge team at ME London and I had a lovely time with my work colleagues. Well decorated, great service and food. The cocktails were great too. I would recommend it for any occasions.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Eugene64London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second time here and I like it, service is good but not over fussy. Lighting poor like a lot of restaurants and so didn't notice the price of the wine £48 a bottle , similar wines in most other establishments are around...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Stuart E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always come here every time we visit London and are never disappointed, was extremely busy but were looked after well had our usual 6 oysters to start and always feels good to be here the staff are very professional and look after your needs

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank lisabH3488MO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Balthazar - wall down the elegant past Walking into early 20th Century - the decor - waiters’ uniforms and of course the toilet on the 1st floor - worth a visit! Lost for choice - eggs, fish, crustaceans etc - all elegantly presented. Vegetarians -...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank avinaship2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took a client for lunch here yesterday. It’s in the heart of Covent Garden and a stunningly decorated , beautiful place. Nice polite service , lovely setting but v average food . We each had a G&T and no starters and instead went for...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Guide37057732548
May 18, 2019|
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Response from Drakesy | Reviewed this property |
No specific dress code I could see but I guess smart casual would be required.
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cthomastravel
April 16, 2018|
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Response from nader332 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,they do accept Am Ex .
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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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