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Bodean's BBQ - Balham

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#6,082 of 19,003 Restaurants in London


$10 - $32
Steakhouse, American, Bar, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friendly American restaurant just down the road from our hotel. My friends and I enjoyed a lovely dinner here, I ate a Chilli Hot Dog which arrived later than any of my friends meals but they apologised and mentioned about having to melt the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank sjohnleslie
Reviewed May 11, 2019

We must have been to Bodeans a dozen or more times and each time it just gets better. The brand's food offer is well-known but where this branch excels is in the customer experience. From the greeting on the door by Giacomo, through to the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Ian F
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

This is a must for meat lovers! Great setting, staff are brilliant. Food good. We visited as a couple but there were families, groups, or you could just have a drink at the bar.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank samharris1981
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

The staff were excellent making this a great experience.The food was tasty the Mac n cheese balls are a good choice to start with. I enjoyed the beef burnt ends with the bbq sauce being the highlight. I would also recommend the root beer float...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GregDean28
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Went with one of my friends and honestly it was soooooo amazing!! Will definitely be coming back. Disclaimer: not sure how much veggie food they offer but meat lovers must go!!

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Bowden’s is cooking up at storm went midweek the restaurant was busy I was there for 6:30pm. As a walking customer we got seated right away and the service after that was great. Drinks came up then the food order was taken and up within...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank evertoncummings
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Do not go here!! Total waste of money!! £32 for what? Warm ‘cocktails’ taste nothing of alcohol !! Came within a minute not even a cocktail more of watered down vodka! Tiny portions for seriously overpriced rubbish,tasteless food Cheesy Chips hardly any chips never mind...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Trip29590
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a family birthday celebration for 14 people and Thea was so helpful with all our request. If you love barbecue then you must try on a Sunday but I suggest you reserve before hand. Meat perfectly cooked and service is excellent. Thea is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

So after half an hour in a quiet empty restaurant, enquired on my steak. Apparently medium well rib eye to be told it takes half an hour. Smug UK herself manager comes out...... what can I say I'm going mac donalds. Mugs dont bother

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank delb239
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

I came here with my mum and brother. I wasn't very hungry so just ordered chips, but between them they ordered a side salad, a pastrami starter, some chicken wings and a beef brisket sandwich. Neither were greatly impressed and my brother didn't finish his...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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March 9, 2016|
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Response from Janlem | Reviewed this property |
Good point. I didn't make a formal complaint about the slow service and poor quality food.
September 10, 2015|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
We visited in the evening and found free parking in the road at the side of Bodeans. Main road is red route.
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