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Almeida Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

30 Almeida Street | Islington, London N1 1AD, England
+44 20 7354 4777
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
30 Almeida Street | Islington, London N1 1AD, England
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1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 24 February 2017

From the moment that you arrive to this restaurant, you are welcome with a really good service. The people is friendly and always with the best mood, this is appreciated. The food is excellent with a completely menu, the wine list is weak for a...More

Thank Cigmus
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Visited the restaurant before a trip to Sadlers Wells. I mentioned our need to get to the theatre and the maitre d' who was hugely attentive throughout our time at the restaurant ensured that our meal was promptly served. We went for the set lunch...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

Let me be clear at the start - in general the food we had was good. However the five of us, including a 12 year old all left hungry after 2 courses. We eat in many great michelin starred restaurants, and don;t recall when we...More

Thank Zinfandel101
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Fantastic service- friendly and professional. Excellent choice on a set menu -all very much enjoyed by our party. Delicious food. Very accomodating when we ran out of time for desert as we had tickets for the theatre. They had kept our table and served us...More

Thank Hilaire
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I booked this restaurant for a pre-theatre meal because we were attending the Almeida Theatre which is literally opposite the restaurant. What a find. Friendly greeting, attentive staff, great food and wine. I'd recommend starting with a glass of the Argentinian (Moet...More

Thank RedTicker
Stefano P, Manager at Almeida Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Hi, Thank you very much for writing such a great review about your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food and service that we offer here and very pleased to hear that you will be recommending us. We love...More

Reviewed 25 November 2016

Our first visit in at least a couple of years. Good service and well delivered on the whole. We had the prix fixe menu and our veggie friend went a la carte. Our meal was very good, great flavouring and value for money. However, do...More

Thank bbcbearuk
Stefano P, Manager at Almeida Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Hi, Thank you very much for writing the review about your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. I've passed your feedback on the potato ravioli to our chef which will look into the problem from you...More

Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely welcome as ever- shown to a table near the huge windows and immediately shown menus for both set and a la carte menus. Water was brought immediately together with warm bread and butter. Starters arrived in a timely fashion and were beautifully presented especially...More

Thank treezlondon
Stefano P, Manager at Almeida Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Hi, Thank you very much for writing such a great review about your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food and service that we offer here and very pleased to hear that you will be recommending us. We look...More

Reviewed 19 November 2016

I have eaten at The Almeida for many years but my recent visit was a disaster. The restaurant was empty and no wonder. Awful menu, poor service below average food. There is a relatively new chef cooking. I shan't be visiting there again I'm afraid.

Thank reginaldb543
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This is an excellent place to have a meal and a conversation. Good food, beautifully presented. Service is friendly, efficient, discreet and speedy. Tables are far enough apart to give you private space. It is airy, light, spacious. They do a very reasonably priced set...More

Thank RosemaryL612
Stefano P, Manager at Almeida Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Hi, Thank you very much for writing such a great review about your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food and service that we offer here and very pleased to hear that you will be recommending us. I'm glad...More

Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

superb food, atmosphere and service Prix-fixe menu offers outstanding value we will continue to go back for more!More

Thank ss_lon
Stefano P, Manager at Almeida Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Hi, Thank you very much for writing such a great review about your experience with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the food and service that we offer here and very pleased to hear that you will be recommending us. We look...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$34 - US$81
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:15
Monday
17:00 - 22:15
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Almeida Street | Islington, London N1 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7354 4777
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Description
A firm North London favourite, Almeida is located just off Upper Street and offers modern British food. Directly opposite the iconic Almeida Theatre, this is the place for classy pre and post-theatre dining, in addition to its daily-changing a la carte and impressive Sunday sharing menu.
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