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Flat Iron Covent Garden


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#232 of 19,188 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


Steakhouse, European, British
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews creamed spinach flat iron steak salted caramel ice cream beef dripping chips burger side salad covent garden great steak free ice cream at the end your table is ready cooked to perfection simple menu dark chocolate worth the wait seated straight away minute wait service charge
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Reviewed yesterday

First time here but not the last. Great vibe, good service and great food Quirky things like pop corn at the start and ice cream to finish makes it stand out Prices are reasonable as well. It sits between formal and informal but it tick...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 1959robin820
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If anyone asks if you would like to go here just say yes! I have to say this restaurant exceeded expectations. What was supposed to be a mini break during shopping spree turned out to be a wonderful dining experience. I had a beautifully cut...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank JWorld2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been there hundreds of times. Yesterday I decided to take a burger and it was absolutely delicious. There is really nothing this guy do wrong. Even the free ice cream is better than in a ice cream shop. Congrats

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank mariomY2365TP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best steak I have tasted in London, great value for money. I have been here 4 times, it's a shame you cannot make reservations but it's worth the wait. The sides are delicious my boyfriend had the creamed spinach and I had the roasted...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank dannii203
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited a couple Flat Irons before but Covent Garden is my favourite, you even get free ice cream! Although there is a wait at the door, normally not too long it is definitely worth it, value for money and quick service. Delicious steak and...More

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

You can’t book a table at Flat Iron but they will take your phone number and text you when the table is ready so you can go somewhere for a drink, perfect for what we wanted. It’s even a bit of craic watching the countdown...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank SPBurns17
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to flat iron a couple of times, the covent garden branch was the first I visited and my favourite. The food is good, the service friendly and the value great!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 1 week ago

OMG, I still dream about that melt-in-your-mouth steak, served on a wooden board with your very own meat cleaver in place of a knife. We didn't have reservations, so we walked around Covent Garden a bit, then spent time in the Flat Iron's bar. And...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Katzkid22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to the flat iron and found it great and having a lovely busy atmosphere, steaks great and all food came hot and service was good. Will definitely be going again.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Grace B
Reviewed 1 week ago

the flat iron steak is a must try here, really enjoyed it and the creamy spinach works really well with it. definitely recommend.

Date of visit: August 2019
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June 17, 2019|
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Response from pamb834 | Reviewed this property |
If she likes good chips, delicious creamed spinach and market veg.. then ok... but there were no special veggie main dishes other than the 'sides'... (I'd be happy to just have those..and no steak if I was veggie... More
Katia P
June 14, 2019|
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Response from FSR1977 | Reviewed this property |
The specials are usually a little more, something like £13 for a burger and between £15 an £20 for the steak specials.
May 22, 2019|
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Response from louspoon | Reviewed this property |
You can't book. I'd recommend getting there before 5pm, more 4pm. Then at least you've got time to eat your meal with plenty of time.
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