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Chiswell Street Dining Rooms

56 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA, England
+44 20 7614 0177
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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56 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA, England
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1 - 10 of 332 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great spaces to relax and/or eat/drink in. Friendly and attentive staff who make customers feel special.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying at the Montcalm hotel and I did not book breakfast as I felt £24.75 was too much to pay per person. Following a mishap in the hotel we were offered a complimentary breakfast. The cold buffet was excellent with a really wide...More

Thank Quietman70
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Quietman70 Thank you very much for taking the time in writing to us about your recent visit to us. We are sorry to hear that our hot buffet did not meet your expectations on the day, as our breakfasts are very popular. We agree...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service here is brilliant, very friendly and happy wait staff. The food is served timely and presented beautifully. I would say that the decor is a little dull, there could be some quirkiness added to make the establishment match the food. Would definitely go...More

Thank koakham1
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Koakham, So pleased to hear you've had an amazing time with us! Thank you so much and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, Gemma

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in by accident, actually thought we were entering a traditional English pub. Realized quickly that this place was much more. Both food and service was great. I had the Sirloin steak, which was probably the best steak I have had in UK. (...More

Thank BrynjarOrn61
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear BrynjarOrn61 Thank you for taking the time in providing us with this lovely feedback about your recent visit to us at Chiswell Street dining rooms. We are delighted to hear that everything was up to par on the day. We will be sure to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

in this world of take out eateries and pubs, this stood out as one of the few sitdown, quiet locations for a meal.

Thank barry p
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Barry P Thank you for taking the time in providing us this amazing review. We are thrilled to hear that your visit to us met your expectations. We do hope that we will be able to greet you again very soon. Kind regards Gemma

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I was staying in the hotel for a week, mostly I had breakfast which was a buffet with special that could be purchase. The buffet was very well stocked and a wide selection of Hot and Cold on offer. Twice I ate for Dinner, the...More

Thank Radical_Mit2
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Radical_Mit2 Wow, what a lovely review! Thank you for this amazing feedback. We are delighted to hear that your experiences with us met your expectations. We do hope that we will be able to greet you very soon again. Kind regards Gemma

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place, we were in private room. Service attentive, we all enjoyed our food. I had mussels which sought their revenge later that night. Don't know what it cost as bill paid by company

Thank Rubymanor
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Rubymanor Thank you for writing to us about your recent visit to us. We are thrilled to hear that the event was a success. We do hope that we will be able to greet you very soon. Kind regards Gemma

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I was walking to a meeting for a 3pm appointment and I saw this place c.1pm. Decided to stop for lunch. I had no reservation but they were very accommodating. Looks like a business lunch place -a lot of law firms around the area- yet...More

Thank gonzalocornejo
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Anonymous Thank you for writing such a positive review about your visit to us. We are delighted to hear that our food and team were nothing short of amazing. We pride ourselves in this. We do hope we will be able to greet you...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

Enjoyed dining daily at this restaurant during my brief stay at the Montcalm. Excellent food, wine and great service within an elegantly furnished environment.More

Thank EmsiChege
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear EmsiChege Thank you for writing such a lovely review. Great food, perfect service and nothing but the perfect wine to bring it all together... this is exactly what Chiswell street dining rooms is all about. We hope to welcome you again very soon. Kind...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017

The service was attentive and excellent (in spite of having multiple large groups), the food was perfect, the venue was great for our group and most importantly it was fully air-conditioned on the hottest day of the year!More

Thank Katelyn22
GemmaETM, Manager at Chiswell Street Dining Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Katelyn Thank you for writing such a wonderful review about your visit with us. We are delighted to hear that everything was up to par on the day. We will pass this onto the team as they will greatly appreciate this amazing feedback. We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$58 - US$74
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7614 0177
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Description
Chiswell Street Dining Rooms is a new British restaurant and cocktail bar by Tom and Ed Martin of ETM Group, responsible for award-winning London venues including The Gun and The Botanist. Housed within the famous old Whitbread Brewery building, now the Montcalm City five star hotel, the restaurant and bar has been designed with an elegant and luxurious feel bringing country living to the city.
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