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55 Jermyn Street | St James, London SW1Y 6LX, England
+44 20 7629 9955
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dover sole” (104 reviews)
“oysters” (112 reviews)
“dressed crab” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
55 Jermyn Street | St James, London SW1Y 6LX, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Wiltons
1. Dover sole
" For my main I decided to go very traditional with Dover Sole"
Mike C
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2. Frankly, perfection.
"a special treat and it was utterly wonderful from start to finish"
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3. a must visit.
"Wiltons you are absolutely outstanding"
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the epitome of English cooking in a good way. Staff can be gruff but that is part of the charm. Excellent fish and prime rib.

Thank susanwN9148XX
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 17, 2018

Wiltons never changes and it's just as well, because it does what it does very well. The menu isn't huge and the dishes are priced on the high side (the wines, even higher), but if you're looking for a classic English restaurant in Central London,...More

6  Thank Ted_Caylus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travel to England once or twice a year. There are enough Michelin stars in England to fill your heart with but my favourite place to go is Wilton’s. If it is just two of those a quick trip to the bar where Philippe will...More

2  Thank Timbles430
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visitng London and my daughter celebrated her 14th birthday while we were in the city. We decided to splurge and try Wilton's for a special celebratory dinner. We were not dissappointed. Staff was wonderful. It was Saturday, so my children had Beef Wellington--it...More

1  Thank mmsimms
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for my 60th Birthday treat, I had Lobster Bisque, husband had Prawn cocktail, bother we very good, for mains we had Beef Wellington, it melted in your mouth, shame the runner beans were stringy, apart from that we loved it, the staff were excellent,...More

1  Thank patIpswichUK
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We were delighted with our evening at Wilton's a couple of weeks ago and can find no faults with the setting, the service and the food. We loved it all and had a lovely evening. We were guests of a dear friend from the U.S....More

2  Thank MontagueSomerset
Reviewed July 8, 2018

where to start. Wiltons is one of the best kept secrets in London, its consistent high standards and quality have continued throughout the years. the service is impeccable and the food is phenomenal. came here for my second date, maybe I shouldn't have started at...More

2  Thank 2manyplatesldn
Jo-AnnaND, Guest Relations Manager at Wiltons, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 2manyplatesldn, Thank you for leaving us such a warm review. It is a pleasure to know that you found the service impeccable and the food phenomenal. We will also be delighted if you made us your regular "date night" haunt! Our head chef takes...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018

Wiltons is the most charming and comforting restaurant in London. The decor is so elegant and the staff so kind that you feel transported out of London mayhem. Delicious food, unparalleled service and immaculate decor - I can't wait to return. I had the beef...More

1  Thank AntoniaNonie
Jo-AnnaND, Guest Relations Manager at Wiltons, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear AntoniaNonie, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review. We are delighted to see that you found Wiltons to be charming and comforting, a refuge to the mayhem of London. We hope to welcome you back to Wiltons again soon.

Reviewed June 30, 2018

Lovely traditional decor, welcoming, tables are seated very very close to one another, we were staying at The Ritz and it was recommended to us as it’s only a short walk from the hotel which suited us and I’d made my reservation weeks in advance...More

Thank ontheroadsince73
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Wiltons is probably my favourite restaurant in London I have visited there on many occasions and have never been disappointed The food is always excellent and the service is impeccable I love traditional restaurants and Wiltons is simply the best. I can’t wait to go...More

2  Thank ADR1958
Jo-AnnaND, Front Office Manager at Wiltons, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Dear ADR1958, You have left us the most wonderful review - thank you! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

St. James's
Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII,
the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier
destination for high end craft and bespoke design.
Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which
indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the
establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during
a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s
Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing
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Questions & Answers
May 15, 2018|
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Response from Rory M | Reviewed this property |
You will be fine dressed as you describe. Wiltons isn't 'snobby', just likes everything to be elegant. You will have a memorable experience.
February 18, 2018|
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Response from 22club58 | Reviewed this property |
I do not think you would feel comfortable wearing them. But, if you must wear them, suggest you call and ask.
July 24, 2017|
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Response from Sarah S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely a jacket - probably not a tie but it is very smart and you might feel underdressed in certain clothes. Definitely not shorts and sandles place!!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$45 - $192
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Jermyn Street | St James, London SW1Y 6LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > St. James's
  • Neighborhood: St. James's
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7629 9955
  • E-mail
Wiltons, established in 1742, has consistently enjoyed a reputation as the epitome of fine British dining in London. George William Wilton provided the finest oysters to the traders of London"s Haymarket. Today Wiltons continues that tradition and continues to serve the finest oysters, seafood and game. Wiltons combines a modern philosophy on service with all that is traditionally British to create the perfect dining experience. If you are making a reservation for groups of 6 or more, please contact Wiltons directly. Should you have any special requests i.e birthday cakes or champagne, please advise Wiltons immediately upon making your reservation. We politely ask that gentlemen wear long sleeved shirts and long trousers, no sportswear or open toed sandals.
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