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Gilgamesh Restaurant Lounge Bar

Leicester Square / Shaftesbury Avenue
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Chalk Farm Road | Camden Town, London NW1 8AH, England
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The cocktails at this restaurant were lovely, and so were the staff! A little slow towards the end, but apart from that exceptional food!

Thank Lily H
Espoo, Finland
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great ambience, beutifully presented food and good service. Wonderfully spacious and calm haven in the middle of the crowded Camden market.

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Thank Anne E
New Hampshire
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went here with a group of business associates for dinner after an event. The atmosphere and theme of the place is really cool. It's great to just walk around and check things out. The food is really just OK as I had higher expectations. It's also quite pricey for what you get. It was a business meal so I wasn't... More 

Thank coldinNH603
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was fine here. The food was nice ( Chicken wings were great ) but could have been improved with a few little things. A £4 bottle of water seems excessive by any ones standards for a start. The bottom of my plate was dirty as well. Would guess they don't use a dishwasher. Other than this service was good,... More 

Thank Adam L
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Gilgamesh on Friday for a friends birthday dinner, the service was dire. The waitress tutted when I tried to order crab rolls so loud I asked her if there was a problem 'no she huffed, just no one ever orders them!' Was the reply. Once the order was placed we then had 3 more servers come over... More 

Thank Sarah M
Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here for a leaving dinner with five friends. The cocktails were brilliant and helped by the 2 for 1 vouchers we had. The bar staff were attentive and friendly. We were then taken to our table which we later discovered was used as the club area - so we were away from the main restaurant in a booth. This... More 

Thank gingerone889
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food and a relaxed vibe. Great for couples and large groups at the same time. Service was on point and friendly. Highly recommend.

Thank Paul N
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Service very average. 4 of us 3 starters 4 main courses 3 alcohol drinks 2 cokes ..........£174 !!!!!! Really. Portions small. Don't bother

Thank Tozer42
Lausanne, Switzerland
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very big and beautiful place, 1,5 hour we were waiting our dishes.... And very dirty bathroom! Such a shame

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Thank zhanna0678
London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place for a 30th Birthday...did explain it was a special birthday and you apply any free perks for the evening...apart from a happy Birthday when seated that was it! 'Most disappointing. But entertainment was good and food too as always

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Thank Richard B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $39
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chalk Farm Road | Camden Town, London NW1 8AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Leicester Square / Shaftesbury Avenue
  • Neighborhood: Leicester Square / Shaftesbury Avenue
  • Phone Number: 442074284922
Established in 2006 Gilgamesh Restaurant, Bar & Lounge opened in June 2006 and quickly made a name for itself amongst locals and tourists alike. With glowing reviews the cuisine is described as, "Exquisite Pan-Asian food" Time Out, "Incredibly fresh and attractively presented" London Evening Standard and "Very good...Well made, with clear flavours, imaginative combinations and attractive presentation" Sunday Times Style. Gilgamesh also won Most Original Restaurant in the Tatler Restaurant Awards. Floor to ceiling windows and a 40ft retractable roof creates a contemporary and spacious atmosphere in the restaurant. Gilgamesh's Babylon nightclub was opened to offer guests the chance to keep the party going after dinner, with renowned DJ's, dancers and an exclusive VIP section, the club is the place to be in Camden on the weekends. Critically acclaimed Pan-Asian restaurant Gilgamesh, located in the heart of Camden's Stables Market, offers guests a unique dining experience. Executive chef serves up mouth watering dishes such as Chilean Wagyu Sirloin, Duck Spring Rolls, Chilean Seabass, Thai Green Chicken Curry and Beef Bulgogi, alongside a fantastic selection of sushi and sashimi. Gilgamesh's intricate Babylonian decor creates a beautiful backdrop for all occasions and the restaurant offers intimate private dining areas, suitable for private hire, as well as a relaxed bar and lounge area. On Friday and Saturday nights guests can head to Gilgamesh's Babylon nightclub or relax in the newly launched Ginger Martini Bar which offers 180 degree views high above Camden.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?