Goodman City

4.7
1303 reviews
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£41 and over
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Steak
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  • Notable Wine List
Goodman specialises in steak. Our chefs source the best beef from both sides of the Atlantic – from USDA corn-fed herds to grass-fed Scottish beef, grain-fed Irish Angus and rare breed Belted Galloway from Devon – to present a uniquely British interpretation of a New York grill. All of our meat is matured on-site – you can see it for yourself in our glass-walled dry-ageing room – then we cook it over charcoal for a fabulously smoky flavour. Couple that with one of London’s largest collections of American red wine and you’ve a match made in carnivore heaven. Our City of London venue is just round the corner from the Bank of England.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Steak, British, American
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Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 12:00 - 22:30

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Phone number
020 7600 8220
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Tim Delaney
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Area
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Public Transit
Bank tube station is within 1 minute walk (exit 9)
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access
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3.0Dined 3 days ago

This sits at the upper end of the steakhouse scale and whilst the food was good, it wasn't exceptional. My main pain point about the restaurant is that the seating is rather cramped - a table for four (with four people) feels tight, not only with the space on the table, but also with regards to elbow room when seated. Moreover, tables are very close to one another making getting into and out of your seat feel like some sort of escape-routine.

Nice food but for the price, I'd expect a little bit more comfort in the seating.

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5.0Dined on 12 July 2018

Visited with old friend. Chose Canadian beef by recommendation. Very soft and juicy!

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4.0Dined on 2 July 2018

The menu offered several choices for cuts of beef. The steaks were excellent. Drink menu was good, too.

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5.0Dined on 29 June 2018

Really fabulous service and an outstanding meal

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4.0Dined on 25 May 2018

Great steak and great service. Excellent for city dining.

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5.0Dined on 3 May 2018

Good really good

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5.0Dined on 9 April 2018

Phenomenal food and service!

I took my girlfriend to Goodman's for our anniversary, as we fancied a good steak dinner.

We were not disappointed: we were warmly welcomed at the entrance, our coats and bags stored in the cloakroom and were shown to our table.

The waiter took great care to explain the different options for beef cuts and helped us with the wine list, even allowing us to try 4 of the wines (served by the glass).

The meat was perfect: texture, flavour and temperature. The side dishes were very good as well (chips, mash, creamed spinach).

To top it all off, when we asked for the bill, it took a little longer and we were surprised to see that the waiter had prepared for us a chocolate cake and ice cream dish with 'Happy Anniversary' written in chocolate!

All in all, dining at this restaurant was a wonderful experience: perfect food and outstanding service. Will be going back soon!

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5.0Dined on 29 March 2018

Fantastic food and great service!!

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4.0Dined on 28 March 2018

I was there on a Wednesday night with a friend for a catch-up. Everything was good especially the service from our Irish waitress. The only disappointment - and probably a fairly significant one for a steak restaurant - was that a lot of the “cuts” from the special menu had already gone by the time we were ordering (not exactly late - our booking was 7pm). We chose a 750g USDA T-bone in the end (the porterhouses had all gone as had the more specialised cuts). I wouldn’t say either of us are massive eaters - I’ve struggled with a 400g fillet in the past - but we both felt we could’ve eaten the whole thing to ourselves without too much of a push (heavy bone?!). As it was there was enough food with the bread, starters, sides and the steak so it was no big deal in the context of the evening. The creme brûlée dessert was particularly good (I’m not generally a big dessert fan). The steak itself was nicely cooked so maybe the lesson is to go early next time, or order from the standard menu?!

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5.0Dined on 6 March 2018

Great night celebrating a 35 Birthday. Staff were knowledgeable about the meat products, and made the evening special

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3.0Dined on 28 February 2018

Having frequented other steak restaurants of a similar nature I decided to book our annual FGS dinner somewhere different but with all members of our society loving steak there was one place we had to experience.

So off to Goodman's we went and started the night with a selection of gins. Once at the table we were presented with the specials board which our waitress ran through and explained fully.

We settled on a variety of steaks across the table with varied sides to share. Not too shabby so far.

The wine that we chose was by no means top price but I would consider it a bit pricey compared to other restaurants where the selection was of equal variance.

The whole experience was great and the food was top notch but with the pricey wine and considerable service charge for a table of four, the whole meal was very expensive.

I would recommend you go, but be warned and make sure you're not close to your credit card limit.

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5.0Dined on 19 February 2018

Fantastic steak, best in the City

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4.0Dined on 15 February 2018

Great place for steak and wine. Had a wonderful evening, service was impeccable, all staff were friendly and helpful.
It is expensive but to be expected in the City.

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5.0Dined on 13 February 2018

Wonderful steak!!

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5.0Dined on 11 January 2018

Great! Best steakhouse

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5.0Dined on 8 January 2018

As per usual - The most amazing meat you will ever have, cooked to perfection each time. I've been here multiple times and its just fantastic food. The price is always a bit steep but you get what you pay for.

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5.0Dined on 4 January 2018

Excellent food, great venue, pretty punchy on the £££

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5.0Dined on 29 December 2017

Amazing as always

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5.0Dined on 1 December 2017

Always great coming here!, service and food fantastic-thank you!

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4.0Dined on 15 November 2017

Friendly and prompt service. Great steak and chips lunch special.

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5.0Dined on 7 November 2017

Service was amazing

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5.0Dined on 3 November 2017

Great meal, steak was cooked to perfection, great service (American gentleman who served the window booths) and very accommodating! Made my dad's birthday meal that more special. We are regular visitors and it never fails to disappoint!

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5.0Dined on 1 November 2017

Fantastic Steaks - great service and a management that cares about its guests. 5 stars through and through.

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5.0Dined on 31 October 2017

Terrific steak as usual and Colin’s service was excellent, including a cracking wine choice! Thank you.

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4.0Dined on 4 October 2017

Can’t go wrong with goodmans.

Food was good... we ordered beef capachio and prawn tempura which were fluffy yet crispy. 1kg porterhouse steak with mac n cheese, mash potatoes and creamed spinach. All food was typically aligned to goodmans Standard.

Services was good, waiters/waitresses very helpful too.

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4.0Dined on 4 October 2017

Tempura prawns to start and a fillet steak with truffle chips to follow. Classic and delicious!!

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5.0Dined on 3 October 2017

We met for a drink in the bar, which was really nice. Then moved to the table and had shared starters and shared mains with sides.

Really really good food. The staff were very helpful and generous but a bit slow in getting everything out / keeping glasses filled.

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5.0Dined on 28 September 2017

Almost perfect in all categories...well done goodmans you did London proud with an international crowd - I had boasted best steak in world and we got them in London in goodmans...and all agreed

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5.0Dined on 19 September 2017

Great venue! I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who appreciates good food and wine in a tasteful surrounding.
Equally good for a get together with friends and family, business meetings, or special occasions. There is always a great atmosphere in the restaurant , and the knowledgable staff are always cheerful and attentive .

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5.0Dined on 30 August 2017

Great steak, perfectly cooked, tender and full of flavour. Knowledgeable and friendly staff. Good city location

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4.0Dined on 9 August 2017

Food was excellent however, there was not much choice with the starters.

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5.0Dined on 2 August 2017

Lovely evening. Look forward to the next!

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5.0Dined on 1 August 2017

Really excellent food wine and friendly service. Superb !

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3.0Dined on 24 July 2017

Average. Food good but as I'd expect for 100 a head! Service the usual Monday night let a chef out the kitchen.

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5.0Dined on 4 July 2017

Good food, good staff, good ambience. Nailed it. Go & enjoy.

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5.0Dined on 14 June 2017

I have been to Goodman-City a few times and every time it delivers- I recommend it to everyone. Order the truffle chips they're amazing!

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5.0Dined on 19 May 2017

Food is outstanding; my mouth is watering just thinking back to it. Staff very attentive and friendly without being overbearing. Great dining experience. It's not cheap, but you definitely get what you pay for in terms of quality.

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5.0Dined on 13 April 2017

Still my favourite steak joint in the square mile and excellent service as always.

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5.0Dined on 11 April 2017

The food was fantastic, we had a very knowledgable waiter who helped us to decide which cuts to order. The meat literally melted in your mouth. I went with my husband and my 13 and 15 year olds boys for my husbands birthday. The restaurant had a great relaxed atmosphere.

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5.0Dined on 7 April 2017

This is one of our favourite restaurants to dine at. They make you feel super special and the food, well the steaks are to die for. I can't wait to go back

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