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) #5,189 of 18,120 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ , British
Eldon House | 2-12 Wilson Street, London EC2M 2TE, England
+44 20 7377 6326
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Eldon House | 2-12 Wilson Street, London EC2M 2TE, England
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

They try quite hard here and it was the run up to Christmas. We had smoked salmon (bit on the small side) and sirloins after. Plenty of beer , wine and port afterwards. One of the few old style City drinking and dining haunts left.More

Thank ChrisHuntingdon
Alex W, General Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Dear ChrisHuntingdon, Thank you for your review of your visit to Bangers over the Christmas period. I apologise you felt that the salmon was on the small side though I'm pleased you enjoyed the atmosphere of the venue and the rest of your experience, and...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Friendly service who fitted us in even though we had not booked (they were very busy!). Whitstable pale Ale was well kept and delicious. The Smoked Chicken Caesar salad was correct with anchovies, tasty and nicely filling. A good place to call in for a...More

Thank billthefirst
Alex W, Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Dear billthefirst, Thank you for your kind words regarding the service, food and the beer - the Whitstable Bay Pale is a particular favourite of mine also! I'm glad the team managed to find a table for you during a busy service and hope you...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

I've visited Bangers on many occasions over the past 15 years and the service has remained excellent throughout. Quieter than the busy wine bars in the area . Worth a visit.More

Thank Raj_Tee
Alex W, General Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Dear Raj_Tee, Thank you so much for your excellent review and praise. I am very pleased that you have enjoyed the service and ambience at Bangers for the last fifteen years and hope you continue to do so for many more to come. The team...More

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This is an interesting city bar It is below ground level so i suppose it is a dive bar Serves food A sociable venueMore

Thank davethedrill
Alex W, General Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2017

Dear Dave, Thank you for your review of your recent visit and I am glad you enjoyed the sociable surroundings. We pride ourselves on our traditional setting and other reviewers have left favourable comments regarding the decor and ambience of the venue, so I am...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

You come in off the street and downstairs into a basement bar area. Cosy, welcoming and good service. I went with a bunch from work and so we had a semi private area for 8 with an eclectic mix of furniture around us that added...More

Thank Andy B
Alex W, General Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Dear Andy, I am very pleased you and your colleagues enjoyed your recent visit to Bangers, and thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review of your experience. We find the bangers & mash and Davy's Old Wallop in pewter tankard...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017

The description of my seafood tagliatelle sounded lovely but when it arrived it was a disappointment. Served on a cold plate and the (thin) tagliatelle was barely luke warm. There were some tasteless granular bits which might have been the promised crab plus five prawns....More

Thank lizo2121
Alex W, Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Dear lizo2121, Thank you for your review of your recent visit to Bangers. I am sorry to learn that you found the food disappointing and that your dish was not as hot as it should have been. We are very proud of the quality of...More

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I was invited to lunch here and was very impressed by the warm greeting I received from each and every member of staff. The service was great and the food arrived without delay. I had the crab cakes to start which were tasty but my...More

Alex W, Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Thank you so very much for your excellent review of Bangers. I'm very pleased you enjoyed your recent visit and am grateful for your kind words, especially in regards to the team and your food. Just to clarify, there is definitely nothing wrong in a...More

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely venue. Great location. Love the surroundings and decor. Staff lovely and helpful. All really good. Make a great place for business lunch and would visit socially as well. Food good and wine lush.More

Thank Suzanne R
Alex W, Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi Suzanne, Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a nice review of your recent visit to Bangers, we especially loved the comment regarding the lush wine! We look forward to welcoming you back soon, whether on a business or social visit. Kind...More

Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We ate here at recommendation of a waiter at another restaurant. It was busy with Holiday revelers and large groups. Our group of five did well, with making earlier reservations. We were seated immediately and waited on by excellent staff quickly. We had appetizer and...More

Thank JoelTifton
Alex W, Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hi Joel, Thank you for the review and for the positive comments on the service, food and atmosphere in regards to your recent visit. We particularly pride ourselves on our British selection of artisan cheeses so I'm very pleased you thought highly of those. I've...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016

We regularly use this Wine Bar for our meetings, the Staff are all very helpful and accommodating to the point of putting on a special starter for us, we will visit again in the spring.More

Thank Tony P
Alex W, Manager at Bangers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hi Tony, Thank you for leaving a review and for your separate emailed feedback. As I said previously, I'm very happy the starter you had with us this time round was rated the best ever! I have shared your comments with the team and look...More

City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Hi we are staying at Gunwallo from the 27th December until the 4th of January and would like to have a Lunch with you is that possible, we do have a dog with use, and would like to do a walk prior to lunch. Many thanks Jerry Alexander.
9 January 2015|
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Response from Ian W | Property representative |
Hi Jerry, It looks like you've already been and gone so I hope you had a great time. Unfortunately our usual policy is only guide dogs allowed as we don't normally have a suitable area away from other diners, or an outside... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$51
Bar, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eldon House | 2-12 Wilson Street, London EC2M 2TE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7377 6326
  • E-mail
Less than five minutes from both Liverpool Street and Moorgate stations, Bangers serves up classic British dishes using carefully sourced ingredients. The drinks line-up includes craft beers, premium spirits and, of course, the famous Davy's Wine Merchants' list.Beautifully decorated rooms provide plenty of areas in which to hide away or hold events from small dinners to large parties.
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