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Glassblower

#5,726 of 18,281 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$, British,
40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
+44 20 7734 8547
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good39%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“fish chips” (4 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Brew Pub, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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LOCATION
40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
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1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've attended The Glassblower most sundays for evening meals and I really enjoy the service and the atmosphere of the restaurant. At the top floor are a brilliant set of tables and seats to select, with all great views to enjoy. I usually take a...More

Thank connorm851
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We really appreciate it. We hope to see you on Sunday!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bar itself is fine, the drinks fine as you would expect. The food is absolutely rank. We ordered a chicken burger which was awful. The bun was microwaved, the chicken tough and chips cold. The Sunday roasts were equally disgusting. With cold gravy, microwaved...More

Thank skye c
Glassblower7189, Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Sorry you had a bad experience. If you could supply details of your visit then we can investigate fully. Many Thanks

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy pub with great food and rapid service. Fills quickly after 5pm so the your visit well, good ales.

Thank AnthonyF559
Glassblower7189, Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review. We really appreciate the feedback

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here after lunch time for a beer, nice selection in a clean place including rest rooms. Very friendly service. Easily got a table." Only disadvantage was the Fish'n Chips smell coming from outside...

Thank Ralf M
Glassblower7189, Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Many thanks for your feedback, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for dinner on a Monday night, we sat in the upstairs dining room. It was baking hot up there on a muggy day, the air con was not on. Both ordered Hunters chicken as they had run out of lemon chicken. When food...More

Thank Mindgym
Glassblower7189, Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Mindgym, thanks for your review. I am very sorry that you had a bad experience with us. I will investigate on what happened that day and make sure it won;t happen again. I do apologise for the inconvenient. Kind regards, Glassblower

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Rude service, bad service and worst food Should avoid at all costs not even worth a single pence at this joint

Thank Enrique O
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Sorry to hear you had a negative experience. Please send me more details and I will investigate this fully

Reviewed 9 August 2017

love this pub. always visit when in london. even though i live in london lol great location for shopping and theatres

Thank AddyBell
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Glad to hear you had a good time, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this place on my last day in London. I was not feeling very well so I only ordered the fish (strips?!) while my family ordered other food. While we were waiting for our food a server came by & requested that we move tables....More

Thank roxiesmom08
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hello, I am sorry your experience wasn't as good as expected, please could you supply more details so I can investigate

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Looked charming from the outside. Headed inside for a few drinks on a warm Saturday afternoon. Bar was not busy but the bar staff were totally clueless. No idea who's next. Waited for an eternity and then gave up and left. Bar staff looked bemused...More

Thank samdixey2001
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

We are sorry you had a negative experience. please could you advise when you visisted so we can review our staffing levels.

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had hunters chicken and it arrived quickly and it was lovely and hot, good portion size and very tasty. We were asked if it was all Ok and the plates were cleared nice and quickly. Good value for money and a nice experience

Thank katefradgley
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello, Many thanks for your review. We are glad you had a good visit. Hope to see you again soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Brew Pub, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 12:00
Saturday
10:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7734 8547
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