Plateau Bar & Grill
Plateau Bar & Grill

Plateau Bar & Grill

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.plateau-restaurant.co.uk/
  • Phone: 02077157100
  • Hours of Operation:

    Monday - Saturday: 12pm - 11pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Diners Club,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: European
  • Executive Chef: Allan Pickett
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Smoking Area, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Public Transit:
    DLR or Jubilee Line to Canary Wharf.
  • Parking: Private Car Park
  • Parking Details:
    Parking is available in the Waitrose car park, which is in the same building as Plateau (Canada Place). Entry to the carpark is at the rear of the building.
A word from Plateau Bar & Grill
Plateau Bar & Grill is a relaxed and informal dining area with a delicious menu, stunning views and bustling brasserie-style atmosphere. Whether it is friends or family you are treating, a client you wish to impress or colleagues you are thanking for their hard work look no further than the Grill
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Plateau Bar & Grill reviews from OpenTable diners
268 reviews since 19 May 2014
Average Rating4.1
  • Food4
    Service4.1
  • Ambience4.1
    Value3.9
93% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
business meals (159)special occasions (103)romance (73)fit for foodies (70)group bookings (54)brunch (50)outstanding value (45)sunday lunch (37)disabled access (25)good vegetarian options (21)outdoor eating (20)pre/post theatre (20)afternoon tea (15)child friendly (11)Show More
  • Great service
    redchrisunitedVIP
    Dined on 11/9/2014
    I returned to Plateau for a business lunch. An interesting Prix fixe menu made for a good value lunch. The service was first rate.
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals, fit for foodies, good vegetarian options, Sunday lunch
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  • Lovely
    Sh22
    Dined on 6/9/2014
    Came to eat but ended up drinking in the terrace because of the lovely atmosphere - steak was lovely and nothing was overpriced
    Special Features:
    business meals, fit for foodies, romance, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Will go back again
    guqin77
    Dined on 6/9/2014
    Great ambiance for a business lunch! The staff were friendly and free flowing proseco made it all the merrier.
    Special Features:
    afternoon tea, brunch, business meals, disabled access, Sunday lunch
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not bad
    Whitl
    Dined on 3/9/2014
    Service could be better but it was good that the restaurant was not too full or else I could imagine waiting for a long while for the food. The food were lukewarm when served, when I expected piping hot dishes.
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    outstanding value
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  • Very nice evening
    Judith
    Dined on 28/8/2014
    I joined the Plateau Grill for dinner and the service was really nice, very friendly. The food was delicious and good value for the money. I like that there are various different areas in the space so that everyone can find the most suitable place (e.g. Bar, Restaurant, Grill, Outdoor dining area etc.)
    Special Features:
    afternoon tea, brunch, business meals, outdoor eating, Sunday lunch
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  • AlexHVIP
    Dined on 19/8/2014
    Plateau is just lovely for a get together after work. Lovely food, lovely service and lovely atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    business meals, group bookings, outdoor eating, romance, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Excellent service
    Missfoodie
    Dined on 16/8/2014
    Food is good but not fabulous. Great setting and excellent service.
    Special Features:
    business meals, child friendly, group bookings, outstanding value, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Let down by service
    Bamb
    Dined on 16/8/2014
    We used the two courses for £15 with a glass of wine offer. The food was lovely and I would go back again for that meal and happily pay full price. We also ordered some side dishes from the main menu, and also had a few cocktails. Iv only given two stars overall as the service really let our experience down. We were sat down for almost 15 minutes before anyone came to give us a drink, but she didn't take an actual drink order, she just offered us water. It was another ten minutes before the water came, and a further 5 before a drinks order was actually taken. This only bothered me so much because I had specified on my booking it was a birthday meal. I paid my service charge but did not leave a tip. the restaurant wasn't busy
    Special Features:
    business meals, fit for foodies, group bookings, Sunday lunch
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  • wonderful lunch
    sussexdiner
    Dined on 16/8/2014
    we had the evening standard menu everything was excellent, really good value, fantastic setting, all staff most helpful and courteous,
    Special Features:
    business meals, child friendly, disabled access, fit for foodies, good vegetarian options, outstanding value, romance, special occasions
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  • Great atmosphere
    ME122
    Dined on 15/8/2014
    Great atmosphere and friendly service. Food was delicious but very rich and salty.
    Special Features:
    business meals, special occasions
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  • Evening
    cheapskate
    Dined on 13/8/2014
    On the plus side, the food is good and the service attentive. The wrong dish was brought for the starter but this was quickly rectified. The Evening Standard menu offered a good choice and the wine list had a good range including lower-priced ones. On the negative side, the drinks from the bar were overpriced and the restaurant was extremely noisy. But overall, a good experience.
    Special Features:
    pre/post theatre
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • XXXXfoodloverXXXXX
    Dined on 1/8/2014
    We booked a table for dinner with the specific request of sitting outside in the balcony. However, when we turned up, the staff told us that we cannot dine outside. So we went out for a few drinks. When they came and remind us about the table for dinner and we asked again if we can eat, to which they replied they would check. They came back with a negative answer. However, since we saw the table next to us had tood, we asked someone else again, who said we can. Then we asked him to double check if that's the case as we were told otherwise. He assured that we could....=> this whole internally policy is not be well communicated between staff was a bit drawback for the standard of service. Not at all expected as being a regular there.
    Special Features:
    outdoor eating
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  • LUNCH WITH SISTER & MUM & FRIENDS
    DebiDoesDeal
    Dined on 1/8/2014
    Bit disappointing today steak was over-seasoned then replacement steak was like old rubber - Waitress was under pressure therefore waiting time for drinks and food was lengthy and people had to go back to work - But the 'complained about' food was removed from the bill.
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals
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  • Business dinner
    Parisia
    Dined on 31/7/2014
    Love the place, the food was very good. Just be aware it is a business place mainly so let the shorts and sandals behind you.
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  • Enjoy the view
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 29/7/2014
    we had a lovely dinner for two, and the staff couldn't have been more gracious. The dining deal was a good one, so we treated ourselves to yummy cocktails - pricey but worth it, considering we were saving elsewhere. Ask for the rosemary bread with butter, it is delicious. My only complaint was that the beans weren't cooked quite enough, in the chicken dish.
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  • Great Saturday lunch
    LauraM
    Dined on 26/7/2014
    My friend and I had a lovely Saturday lunch here. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. The set price lunch with free flowing bubbles was terrific value.
    Special Features:
    special occasions
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  • Impressive lunch
    EnjoySomeFood
    Dined on 22/7/2014
    Recently visited Plateau for a team lunch with colleagues, the staff were polite, charming and respectful. The food was incredible, I recommend the Ox Cheek! They have a great offer of 2 courses for £15 with a well sized glass of Pimms! Almost forgot to mention, the restaurant is situated at the top of the building with a fantastic view of One Canada Square and the surrounding area.
    Special Features:
    business meals, special occasions
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  • CWdiner
    Dined on 21/7/2014
    Went for lunch with colleagues and had the 2 course set menu. Food and service was excellent. We'll be back
    Special Features:
    business meals, fit for foodies, outstanding value
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  • great saturday brunch
    Madeira
    Dined on 19/7/2014
    had a great time on Saturday 19th for brunch unlimted drink food and service was great have told friends already about the brunch and they will be trying it feel you should keep this going and not just till august
    Special Features:
    brunch
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  • Great dining experience!
    MrsStanley
    Dined on 18/7/2014
    I dined at Plateau for a girls night out and we had a very nice experience. The food was delicious and great value. The wait for our food was a little slow but it was a busy Friday night so this can be forgiven. Would definitely return. Thanks.
    Special Features:
    business meals, fit for foodies, group bookings, outstanding value
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nice atmosphere and service
    Dani
    Dined on 16/7/2014
    I've been here before with a friend and thought I would come back again. They ran out of the salted caramel ice cream and tart which I was very upset about, but that just shows you how GOOD it is. I didn't like my main it had no flavour. In my opinion this place is great for drinks and dessert. Oh and I had the BEST waitress ever, I would seriously come back just for her, I think her name was Hanna (a Chinese lady).
    Special Features:
    pre/post theatre
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Perfect business lunch venue...
    MissFussy
    Dined on 16/7/2014
    I often recommend this venue to colleagues and suppliers for business lunches. The food is always delicious (I've never had a bad dish at Plateau!) and perfectly sized so that you can enjoy 3 x courses without feeling too bloated or full! If you're a group of lads with a huge appetite perhaps this wouldn't be the place to eat, but if you're looking for a restaurant with a varied menu, delicious(and sometimes unusual!) food, good service and is not too noisy then this is a great place to have a business lunch. I like the fact they offer the occasional set menus on special too i.e. 2 x courses and a PIMMS for £15 is a deal not to be missed!
    Special Features:
    business meals, outdoor eating, special occasions
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  • Great experience!
    KeckyBubu
    Dined on 11/7/2014
    A thoroughly enjoyable experience from the moment we stepped in and were warmly greeted by the hostess. We had a drink at the bar first and were not rushed at all. Everyone was so friendly and genuine. Our cocktails were expertly made and a great warm up to the main event...the food! We went for the 2 course offer menu and were not disappointed. Presentation impeccable and the combination of flavours were delicious. The menu choices were comprehensive and good value for money. Add to that the slick, modern interior and impressive views and we had ourselves a very enjoyable date night! We will definitely be returning.
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals, disabled access, fit for foodies, group bookings, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Plateau Pimms Lunch Deal
    Yanni
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Had 3 courses and a glass of Pimms for £20. Enough variety on the menu and great quality food too. Nice relaxed pace for lunch, and a great view too. Classy, but relaxed.
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals, outdoor eating, romance, Sunday lunch
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great experience all round
    TeeShweety
    Dined on 4/7/2014
    Friday 4th July. I had dinner with a friend of mine using the 2 courses for £15 offer and yet we were treated as if we spent £100 per head. The waitress (tall lady with a bit of a European accent) was exceptional. She even had the bartender make me a mocktail as she saw I was pregnant. I would definitely be returning to eat here. 5 starts all round!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, outstanding value, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • trevorp
    Dined on 4/7/2014
    Good food and service as ever. Reasonable prices, no complaints.
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals, disabled access, fit for foodies, special occasions, Sunday lunch
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great with OT offer!
    ewey
    Dined on 27/6/2014
    Always nice to come back to Plateau for a meal - especially with an offer! I have been several times before, and always enjoyed the food and environment. Portions size are fine, and food is delicious - recommended
    Special Features:
    romance, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good lunch set menu offer
    Mits
    Dined on 23/6/2014
    Slightly limited menu offerings but food was of good quality and the service was friendly and efficient.
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    brunch, business meals
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  • superb
    frenchie1988
    Dined on 21/6/2014
    Although booked in early for a saturday evening the food was top quality, service was quick with friendly staff and all in all had a lovely meal. Will be visiting again soon.
    Special Features:
    outstanding value, special occasions
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Perfect
    Dancer
    Dined on 21/6/2014
    Had a very enjoyable meal and drinks at Plateau. Table was booked by the window for my husbands birthday. Beforehand we all sat on the outside terrace for a few drinks. Service was great and we were not rushed to our table. The food was delicious and is highly recommended in my opinion. Overall a very enjoyable experience and will definitely be returning.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, group bookings, special occasions, Sunday lunch
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Very nice
    CeereeusfoodVIP
    Dined on 21/6/2014
    We had a great view of the park across the street...........the service was very good and our food excellent. We would definitely go back. It was close enough to have dinner before the concert at the O2. Very convenient.
    Special Features:
    business meals, pre/post theatre, Sunday lunch
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  • Jewels
    Dined on 19/6/2014
    Although the food and service was good, the restaurant was quite chilly which meant that my guests were not inclined to remove their jackets and feel relaxed.
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    business meals
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  • Goldsworthgirl
    Dined on 16/6/2014
    Excelled meal and such good value. Staff charming and so friendly.
    Special Features:
    outstanding value
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  • MrandMrsBear
    Dined on 15/6/2014
    Genuine welcome feel and appreciated Nothing is ever too much trouble
    Special Features:
    business meals, child friendly, fit for foodies, group bookings, outstanding value, romance, special occasions
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  • Plateau brunch
    JB40
    Dined on 14/6/2014
    We had an excellent meal and excellent servcie as usual
    Special Features:
    afternoon tea, brunch, business meals, fit for foodies, good vegetarian options, romance, special occasions, Sunday lunch
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  • DON
    DavisVIP
    Dined on 11/6/2014
    I have been to this restaurant many Times and they never fail Fantastic A++++ I will be back
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals, fit for foodies, group bookings, outstanding value, pre/post theatre, romance, special occasions, Sunday lunch
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Dissapointing
    KGD1
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    Business lunch. We were shown to the covered terrace, which was lovely. The service was pretty bad though. We waited about 20 mins for just our water, and had to ask twice. I was advised they would bring me some gluten freen bread - it never appeared. ( They didn't seem very knowledgable about being gluten free which was dissapointing as even a cheap high street chain now has a GF menu marked up ). The food took AGES and we over ran by 30 mins. We had to chase the food order and it was awkward. On a busy day I can usually forgive the poor service. But as a Wharf based restaurant, which wasn't even half full, I had definately expected a lot more. I'd be willing to give them the benefit and try again, but won't be rushing back.
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    business meals
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  • Nice environment and ordinary food
    LifeisGood
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    The steak ordered by my friend is not as juicy and fresh as she expected. She wouldn't recommend to us. I ordered fish which is ok. Environment is nice for us to catch up.
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    afternoon tea
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Local Lunching in the Wharf!
    DebiDoesDeal
    Dined on 29/5/2014
    As a regular at the Plateau I found them becoming complacent over the past couple of years until today. They seemed to have a new chef which has vastly improved the food some of us chose a value for money 2-course menu - the Waitress "Gabby " remembered us and all our drink preferences she is brilliant - and very professional nothing is too much trouble the service she provides is first class. We sat in the newly decked out 'outdoor' space for (smokers) which has an effective Astroturf floor and loosely covered canvass roof as it was a mild day. It was my Sister's Birthday which was acknowledged with a celebratory glass of Champagne for our party, Its nice looking down on the great view of Canada Sq all-in-all a great day!
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    child friendly
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Plateau on a platter
    Willwc1
    Dined on 26/5/2014
    If you think that city dining, with views of Canary Wharf and the surrounding buildings, is just for the rich bank boys, think again! Plateau has consistently brought style, great food and service and, of course, amazing views! Although part of a bigger group, Plateau feels unique - mostly because it is! The team that meet and great you, the waiting staff, the rather handsome bar and cocktail staff and then the VERY gorgeous food makes for a unique experience. And here's the best bit..... It won't cost you the earth! Bar and Grill menu is amazing value and very varied. The restaurant has a wider choice and can be more pricey, but worth it for the really special events or nights. Either way, this one's a winner!
    Special Features:
    brunch, business meals, fit for foodies, group bookings, romance, special occasions
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