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Simpson's in The Strand

100 Strand, London WC2R 0EW, England
+44 20 7836 4343
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“roast beef” (32 reviews)
“potted shrimps” (10 reviews)
“savoy cabbage” (5 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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100 Strand, London WC2R 0EW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant. We originally booked for 4:30pm but as we were pushing it for time my dad called and asked if we could push it forward to 3pm. Considering it was a Saturday afternoon we was expecting the answer to be no. However...More

Thank Lauraw6317
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Lauraw6317, Thank you for your extremely positive review following your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of your meal, and would recommend us unreservedly. My colleagues really do aim to look after the every...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

I met a friend for our bimonthly lunch. The restaurant was only half full. I arrived early and attentively looked after until my colleague arrived. We both chose the Roast Beef and the house red wine. The beef was so good it was cooked to...More

Thank mrhasilverman
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director, The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Dear mrhasilverman, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. I was delighted to hear that your guest and yourself enjoyed your meal, and found the restaurant to be the perfect location for a wonderful lunch. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went before our Kinky Boots show and so glad we did the service was first class but not overbearing! The decor is just lovely like a proper Edwardian dining room And the roast beef and lamb were just excellent with plenty of it also ....More

Thank ButlerInService
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear ButlerInService, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary review. I am so glad that you enjoyed a wonderful meal at Simpson's, and it scored so highly on all accounts. It is our primary aim to make sure that all of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Fabulous and romantic setting for our Valentines evening meal. We were greated by a delightful lady who took our coats and offered to seat us in the restaurant, as we were a little early we decided to go upstairs to the bar, where again we...More

Thank crombie2016
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear crombie2016, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary five star review. I am so glad that you were able to dine with us on Valentine's Day, and had such a wonderful experience in both Simpson's and the Knights Bar. It...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

As a special treat for a special birthday we went to Simpsons. What a great choice that was! Very expensive but you get what you pay for - superb food, superb service and a great atmosphere. Thank you all for making it so special.More

Thank 2468pdm
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear 2468pdm, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary review. I am so glad that you enjoyed a wonderful visit to Simpson's, and it scored so highly on all accounts. It is our primary aim to make sure that all of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been here before. And I rated it a very rare (for me) 5. But what a disaster it was when I hosted about 12 people the other night. The food is still the same - excellent. The service was just horrendous. It took us...More

Thank AUROBINDO S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been here a couple of years ago. Appreciate the renovations and love the history of this former chess club. Enjoy the traditional British fare. Appreciated the waitstaff and especially Frank, who was knowledgeable, personable and attentive.More

Thank Kathy K
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kathy K, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary review. I am so glad that you were able to return to visit us again, and enjoyed a wonderful meal at Simpson's In The Strand. It is our primary aim to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened to be passing by and decided to stop for a drink. It was so welcoming. Our waiter took us around telling us the history of the building, showing us the dining room too, which we would love to come back and try the...More

Thank tracy_hillier
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear tracy_hillier, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to The Savoy, we are delighted you were able to join us for a drink in the Knights Bar! I am so pleased you were made to feel welcome, and enjoyed a small...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an old established restaurant on the Strand near to the Savoy Hotel. The diningroom is panelled and airy , service is excellent from all the staff and the loos are a joy to use. Food is very traditional but with modern twist ....More

Thank Turkoman
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Turkoman, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. We always appreciate feedback, and were truly delighted to read that you enjoyed your afternoon with us. It is always pleasing to hear that the service you received...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time dining at Simpson's and we loved ever aspect of it. The service was efficient and warm, the famous roast beef carvery was as good as expected and dessert was surprisingly good. Add in the bonus of the live vocalist at...More

Thank SE_AD_49
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at The Savoy at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear SE_AD_49, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a complimentary review. I am so glad that you enjoyed a wonderful meal at Simpson's, and it scored so highly on all accounts. It is our primary aim to make sure that all of...More

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Fiona M
15 January 2018|
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Response from annoflondon | Reviewed this property |
I am also pretty sure there is lift to upstairs as the restaurant was renovated very recently However would suggest you phone to be certain the staff are extremely helpful
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Sean B
25 October 2017|
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Response from KentishLad1979 | Reviewed this property |
Just smart casual at all times Sean. Some people wear suits, but many just chinos and a shirt or smart jeans and blazer. They're not overly fussy about dress.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$34 - US$59
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Strand, London WC2R 0EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighbourhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7836 4343
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Description
British classics perfected since 1828. Our unique culinary story is a tale of traditions upheld, undiluted by the tide of time over two centuries. Today, Simpson's in the Strand offers a landmark London dining experience. We look forward to welcoming you. Please view our menus and additional information via our website.
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