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Simpson's in The Strand

100 Strand, London WC2R 0EW, England
+44 20 7836 9112
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good12%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Gluten Free Options
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100 Strand, London WC2R 0EW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for an official farewell dinner. Great ambience with superb ceiling decor. Ordered red wine - a different vintage (lower quality) was offered. The second wine was a burgundy and was spot on. Salmon and crab starters were excellent. Roast beef was most popular. Was...More

Thank Vasu G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Considering they have a dress code you would expect something special. This was not it. Flat prosecco which had to be replaced and the dishes were tired and overcooked. The staff looked tired and overcooked as well. Full of disappointed looking tourists. It needs a...More

Thank moomintroll_10
Reviewed 2 days ago

Sunday lunch for two. Great bloody bloody Marys mixed by a really friendly barman 'Harry' in the upstairs bar. Renovation to the restaurant has not changed the soul of the venue, just in essence a really good deep clean ! Service was attentive but subtle...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had not been here for a while. The refurbishment has been done with great taste and the front of house staff are the very best. Food and wine prices are at the top of the scale. However, the food quality has not kept up...More

Thank johnen2014
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a convenient location for visitors for visitors. We met a friend and were given one of the comfy booths. My friends ordered the fish, which was good. I ordered a beef carvery entree. It was an experience to have the large silver cart...More

Thank sipeswoman
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear sipeswoman, Thank you for your extremely positive review following your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. I was delighted to hear that your guests and yourself enjoyed your meal, and the traditional experience we offer visitors. Thank you for your comments regarding our signature...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Very good food and excellent service. Roast beef and lamb carved at the table exactly as one would like. My Dover Sole was deboned pefectly. We shall return!More

Thank Hafiz K
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Hafiz K, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. We were delighted to read your wonderful comments, and to hear that you enjoyed your meal and the wonderful service our team take such pride in delivering...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Simpsons in the Strand has undergone a facelift! No need to panic, they have retained the old world charm of this iconic restaurant and managed to improve it. The chairs are now soft leather ,the tables further apart, and there are bench seats creating areas...More

Thank briancar22
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear briancar22, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. We were delighted to read your wonderful comments, and to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Indeed, our team have worked extremely hard to ensure that...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We went for breakfast, which was like a step back in time in terms of the decor and layout of the restaurant, with very traditional service standards. Well worth a visitMore

Thank Noblefamily1966
PhilipBarnes1, Managing Director at Simpson's in The Strand, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Noblefamily1966, Thank you for your extremely positive review following your visit to the newly re-opened Simpson's In The Strand. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your breakfast, and had such a traditional experience, and enjoyed the ambience and décor. I will be...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

was recommend by a member of the staff at the hotel we were staying at. We was short on time which we told them we were offer a glass of there sparking wine yes we did expect to pay for the drink we were poured...More

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

Dear footies, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. We really do appreciate feedback from all of our guests, as it is the only way in which we can improve our offering. May I first of all...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Worried that they may have ruined it! Don't be. Go and see for yourself. The food is just as delicious, service is impeccable, seating updated and comfortable and the chandeliers sparkle again. Here's to the next 50 years, although I won't be around to see...More

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

Dear Glaamgranny, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Simpson's In The Strand. We always welcome feedback, especially from our most loyal, returning guests. Our team have worked extremely hard to ensure that the restoration of the restaurant was sympathetic and...More

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SmailsTheThird
30 October 2016|
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Response from PhilipBarnes1 | Property representative |
Dear SmailsTheThird, Unfortunately Simpson's-in-the-Strand does not permit corkage; only in our private event spaces. Kind regards, Stefan Winistoerfer
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5salina
22 September 2016|
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Response from 5salina | Reviewed this property |
Must order from supplier. I did that for just one as a wedding gift.
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Robin888
2 September 2016|
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Response from Tord V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can do that once in the restaurant. No problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$55
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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 9112
  • E-mail
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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