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“Good experience”
Review of Meat People

Meat People
Ranked #498 of 22,674 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Neighborhood restaurant specializing in quality meats next to Islington Green. Offering a new lunch menu between 12-4pm Monday to Friday and Brunch from 10am to 4pm to Saturday & Sunday. We also serve a wide selection of teas & coffees and hand-made cakes, cocktails and organic wines. On Fridays and Saturdays we stop serving food at 12am but continue to serve drinks until 12:30.
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Good experience”
Reviewed February 22, 2014

Visited here with friends on Groupon deal. Fantastic food, steaks cooked how we asked and desserts wonderful
Well worth a visit and we will return

  • Visited February 2014
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london
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
“A nice steak but nothing special”
Reviewed February 19, 2014

We ate here with a living social deal, the food was good, an average steak worth it at the price we paid but wouldn't pay full price.

  • Visited November 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Superbly Cooked Steak”
Reviewed January 7, 2014 via mobile

My girlfriend and I dined at Meat People on New Year's Day. The weather was atrocious, but our damp spirits were soon lifted as we were seated in the warming atmosphere Meat People offers.

The starters, ox's heart burger and halloumi wrapped in bacon, were just right, both in taste and size. The burger was a particular highlight for me. I would certainly recommend it.

As for the main, we opted for the meat platter: onglet, iberico and rump. Each piece of meat was cooked to our tastes. We had an assorted of sauces to accompany the meal; all of which did not disappoint. The bone marrow gravy is definitely worth trying.

All in all, the food was extremely well presented and cooked wonderfully. I will be back.

Visited January 2014
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yorkshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“Well worth a visit.”
Reviewed December 20, 2013

Went with a Groupon voucher. Steak and Chips and a Pint of Beer for 2.
We got a bottle of Lager instead of the Pint. The Steak was really nice, and the Chips were delicious. There was no hasssle in trying to get us to buy wine or desserts etc. Very friendly waitress.
One slight grumble - The chairs are a bit like old school chairs. A bit uncomfortable.
But on the whole, not a bad place. we would definitely go again - Especially if we had a voucher.

  • Visited December 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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“Best kept secret in Angel Islington”
Reviewed December 12, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Meat People is based where the old S&M restaurant used to be. It is just off Upper Street where it seems a lot of people hang out these days. However if avoid the crowds of Upper Street and come here you will find a real gem.

From the moment we walked in we were treated by a professional yet casual service. The food arrived promptly and the steak was of equal quality to that you would find at some of the better/top steak houses in London.

A great place to take a special someone on a date in Islington where it has a relaxed and quieter atmosphere yet quality food

Visited October 2013
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