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The Wolseley

160 Piccadilly, London W1J 9EB, England
+44 20 7499 6996
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
160 Piccadilly, London W1J 9EB, England
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Reviewed March 16, 2016

My favourite restaurant in London, always a great atmosphere, fantastic staff and brilliant food. A must if want to really enjoy London's West End.

Thank bbb121
Reviewed March 16, 2016

We arrived a few minutes past 11AM, but we're still able to talk our waiter into letting us order breakfast! We had a booth in the bar area with a great view of the St. Patrick's Day parade that was taking place outside! Beautiful venue...More

1  Thank Jeni E
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

The Wolseley is one of my favourite restaurants in London, it's consistent on the food and service front. Don't expect to walk in off the street though without having to wait or be told we are full. I booked 2 nights before for a table...More

Thank David R
Reviewed March 15, 2016

My daughter treated my husband and I to this wonderful dining experience for our Christmas. The surroundings are amazing . The service was efficient but not intrusive. The food was delicious and well presented. We felt so special and there were a few celebrities sitting...More

Thank KirkieKermie
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The Wolseley is legendary. Whether you're a tourist or a local, you can never tire of the ambiance, food and service at the Wolseley. Its elegant and relaxed at the same time. Reminds me of my home town New York City in many ways. The...More

1  Thank PMMNewYork
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Had a reservation for the restaurant , the service was amazing very impressed with all the staff. The food was perfect. I would highly recommend a visit to this outstanding restaurant .

Thank nuttynannynoonoo
Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is a beautiful place to eat and drink and experience the high life of London. Staff are excellently informed and helpful and the food and drink is of the highest quality.

Thank bredak65
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Booked a table for breakfast on Sunday and despite the restaurant being extremely busy the service was first class. The full English was perfect and everything that we requested was presented perfectly. Nothing to fault with this fantastic restaurant.

Thank oscinio
Reviewed March 15, 2016

I thought a champagne afternoon tea at The Wolseley would be an amazing experience and a great way to celebrate the birthdays of my friend and I. In the end, we were left a little disappointed. The building and the decor is beautiful but the...More

Thank Tiglets
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Food was comforting and tasty - welsh rarebit and the omelette arnold bennett were lovely. Spectacular, theatrical surroundings although looking a little tired. Only allowed the table for two hours which took the shine off a little but the slick, slightly impersonal service made sure...More

Thank 313abbby
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to
world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed
thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of
London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is
haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is
vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic
streets will reveal that Michelin stars and
chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even
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Do they have a cloakroom?
March 11, 2017|
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Response from 78Mik | Reviewed this property |
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Is staff accommodating in terms of allowing couples to split one order of afternoon tea? From other reviews I've read, it appears that the amount of food can be too much for one person, but just right for a couple.
February 9, 2017|
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Response from LovesAHotel | Reviewed this property |
I don't see why they wouldn't. Although if it's charged per person and they see both of you eating they'll x2 your bill I'd suspect, after all they are a business.
David S
What is the dress code?
April 6, 2016|
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Response from Jan_O_Essex | Reviewed this property |
I agree smart casual is OK. There are some very smartly dressed people. I went for a late supper after the theatre. If you are lucky you might even spot the odd celebrity.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$32 - $83
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Piccadilly, London W1J 9EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Mayfair
  • Neighborhood: Mayfair
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7499 6996
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The Wolseley offers several menus in the Grand Café tradition including breakfast, morning pastries, afternoon tea, and an all day menu with sandwiches, salads, crustacea and plats du jour. We are open seven days a week.
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