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Giraffe - The Brunswick Centre

19-21 Brunswick Centre, London WC1N 1AF, England
+44 20 7812 1336
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“duck stir fry” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (7 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
19-21 Brunswick Centre, London WC1N 1AF, England
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1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staffs were very friendly, we went in around half eleven in the morning for lunch but they only start serving items from the lunch menu from twelve. Luckily the waitress who served us kindly asked us to take a seat and they’ll take our...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have become a regular at this spot as I live locally but it never disappoints. Quick service, great food selection from curries to burgers and the food always tastes amazing. Very affordable too!

Thank bex_mcmullan6
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Went on a Saturday morning about 9.30am. I had the bacon bagel and my daughter had the steak (5oz) I think breakfast. I asked for my bacon to be done crispy and it was. Quality bacon, no fat all. And the bagel was lovely and...More

Thank Gillian D
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We had 5 selections from their share plates and had a free bottle of wine to go with it. Not sure why the wine was free but the share plate food was very good. The waiter was very attentive. Overall a very good dining experience.

Thank Danny50
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Met a friend for lunch here - she had booked as works just round the corner and had been before. It's a hop and a step from Russell Square tube station. The Brunswick Centre has been given a major makeover since I was last there...More

Thank Expatriotscot
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Before retiring for the night we wanted yet something to eat. Went to "Giraffe" found it full with youngsters having fun, which was pleasant. Ordered some out of world dish, can pronounce the name of it, but is was tasty and served the purpose.

Thank 4x6kj
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Food is excellent. Service is pretty fast which is not necessarily fine ,since it doesn't create a sense of hospitality. Portions can be larger ,since the dishes are not too cheap There is an offer of 5~6 dishes (small ) with coffee for 5 pounds...More

Thank Theodore V
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I lost my Giraffe virginity this past weekend. I have walked past their Southbank branch on numerous occasion but since they were always full, I never crossed their doorstep. This past weekend however in Brunswick Centre we found a half empty restaurant and it was...More

Thank TravellingNutter77
Reviewed 5 September 2017

For 5gbp, one can select from four all-day breakfast items and add to it a hot drink (coffee/tea/chocolate). Filling and flavourful, though admittedly not the healthiest. The waitstaff is one of the most cheerful we've ever encountered in London. Thank you! Recommendable!

Thank YubaPrincess
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent with the lunch time specials superb value. Given that they were busy the service was pretty quick and very friendly. So why not 5 stars? Because a so-called 'optional' service charge of 12.5% is added to the bill. You can ask...More

Thank John M
Nearby
Bloomsbury
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-21 Brunswick Centre, London WC1N 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7812 1336
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Description
Freshly cooked food for everyone served to the sound of great music - guaranteed to make you feel good!
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