We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pollen Street Social

8-10 Pollen Street, London W1S 1NG, England
+44 20 7290 7600
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (219 reviews)
“tasting menu” (197 reviews)
“mushroom tea” (74 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
8-10 Pollen Street, London W1S 1NG, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (2,180)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 2,114 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The food is amazing, the atmoshere is buzzing. The restaurant delivers a wonderful experience. The enviroment makes you feel so comfortable, I found that there was no stuffiness, you would be happy going dressed in jeans and have coffee and olives or tapas and champagne...More

Thank Tare U
Reviewed 2 days ago

I've eaten in my fair share of starred restaurants but this was certainly a contender for the best meal and experience I've ever had. The three course lunch offer is spectacularly good value as we got the three course plus amuse bouche, pre starter, pre...More

Thank BJSS1986
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The tasting menu was very good and nicely presented. The restaurant however was a little noisy. Service was good. Overall a nice dinner.

Thank Vsm09
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were a bit put off when when the taxi turned into the street it's very narrow but a nice smile greeted us at the door and we were off for a very pleasant family lunch we also had a tour of the kitchen pass...More

Thank royce2015
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to Pollen Street social for a surprise celebration, first impressions are very good. The bar area has a relaxed feel about it, the decor was smart but comfortable. We went through to the restaurant which also felt relaxed and smartly done out. Service...More

Thank Alex T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Obviously I can only comment on my experience but I struggle to understand some of the negative reviews (I suspect some people are never happy). My parents and I enjoyed a fantastic lunch here on the 12th of August. We have previously eaten at a...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was my 1st visit here but my husband has been a few times and recommended it for our weekend away . Fantastic starter full of surprises with different parts amazing. Main course was great too . I missed having dessert as had lunch out...More

Thank Res1996
RestaurantManagerPSS, General Manager at Pollen Street Social, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Res1996, Thank you very much indeed for taking the time to write your review following your experience at Pollen Street Social. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed the time that you spent with us and we look forward to welcoming you again...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited in July and the food was brilliant. I expected it to be quite formal as it has a Michelin star bit it was very comfortable. We got the set lunch. The canapes and the wee cups of mushroom tea were fantastic. Could not fault...More

Thank h_lilly952
RestaurantManagerPSS, General Manager at Pollen Street Social, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear h_lilly952, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I am pleased to learn that you enjoyed the overall experience and I am sorry for the interaction that you received when you arrived at the restaurant. Please rest assured that this will...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

well ... what can I say. you'll have a job to find somewhere that'll beat this. We eat out about once a month and this has been the best ... by far. The service was on point, all happy, polite staff and they all know...More

Thank John M
RestaurantManagerPSS, General Manager at Pollen Street Social, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear John M, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review following your experience at Pollen Street Social. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your experience at we very much look forward to welcoming you again in the near...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my son on a busy Friday evening. We enjoyed a drink in the bar seated by the window and we were then shown to our table. The tables are a little too close together for my liking and the main...More

Thank Rose C
RestaurantManagerPSS, General Manager at Pollen Street Social, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Rose C, Many thanks for taking the time to write your review following your experience at Pollen Street Social. We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience overall and we will certainly use your points of criticism to further improve our offering. We look...More

Nearby
Mayfair
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to
world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed
thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of
London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is
haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is
vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic
streets will reveal that Michelin stars and
chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Goodman
1,896 reviews
.04 km away
sketch
1,216 reviews
.08 km away
sketch Gallery
1,817 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
London Palladium
1,286 reviews
.12 km away
West End
218 reviews
.11 km away
I Can't Sing! - London Theatreland
57 reviews
.14 km away
St. George's Church
15 reviews
.09 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
soniakarop
30 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Loosewheel3 | Reviewed this property |
We had the three course meal which was £37 but it was 6 courses with the extras. I think with a bottle of wine we paid £55 each, two of us. worth every penny.
0
Votes
Mira B
17 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from goodpike | Reviewed this property |
as above
0
Votes
Sarah L
7 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 14 answers
Response from BUNTINGLondon | Reviewed this property |
2 tiny tables by front door. Don't waste your money
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-10 Pollen Street, London W1S 1NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Mayfair
  • Neighbourhood: Mayfair
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7290 7600
  • E-mail
Description
Michelin-starred Pollen Street Social is British chef Jason Atherton's flagship restaurant. A contemporary bistro offering deformalised fine dining in Mayfair, the menu places emphasis on fresh British seasonal produce. The restaurant houses not only a cocktail bar but also a dessert bar, where guests can watch the pastry chefs as they cook. A private dining room next to the wine cellar seats up to 12 guests.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing