Hawksmoor Seven Dials

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Winner of the Time Out Award for 'Best New Restaurant 2011', Hawksmoor Seven Dials has wowed fans and critics alike ever since it opened in 2010. Tucked away in a quiet street, the restaurant is loacted in the old Watney-Combe brewery and has retained some of the building's original features. The 142-cover restaurant serves generously sized steaks, simply cooked on a real charcoal grill. Situated in the heart of London's Theatreland, Hawksmoor Seven Dials also has express pre and post theatre menus. The bar is ideal for casual burgers and hot dogs or for some of the best cocktails in London, including old school drinks and new. Our bar is open between the hours of 3:00pm and 5:00pm Monday-Friday. Guests are welcome to dine in our bar which serves the full a la carte menu. Please call the restaurant directly on 0207 420 9390 if you would like to reserve a table in the bar during this time.

Special Offers

London Restaurant Festival: 2 courses & a choice from 3 cocktails £30

From a set menu. Also 3 courses and a cocktail £35. To celebrate being named Best Restaurant Bar in the World at the drinks
industry Oscar’s, Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans, Hawksmoor decided to scrap
their cocktail list and start again. After 6 long months of arduous tastings
(someone has to do it), they’re proud to present the first sneak peek of the new
list.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 6 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 6 people

Starts: 1 October 2019

Ends: 31 October 2019

Availability: Sun 17:00-18:30 21:00-21:30
Mon-Wed 12:00-16:30 17:00-18:30 22:00-22:30
Thu 12:00-15:00 17:00-18:30 21:00-23:00
Fri-Sat 12:00-16:30 17:00-18:30 22:00-23:00

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KC
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

It was all great... except the Yorkshire Pudding must have sat under a heat lamp too long for it was dried out and a little burnt tasting! Everything else with the meal was fantastic and the service from the reception to the hostess to the waiter and Somm was brilliant!!! Liking forward to visiting Hawksmoore again!!!

MC
Newcastle
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Pleasant and comfortable ambient atmosphere even its located underground. The staff were amicable and approaching. Food was delicious and fantastic. Recommended and would book again for sure.

SH
London
4 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Celebrating my son’s 21st birthday. Staff looked after us extremely well from when we arrived super-early and had a few drinks in the bar to our attentive waitress in the restaurant. We didn’t have to ask for anything. They paid attention and brought regular replenishments of water and brought food promptly but not in a hurried manner.
The porterhouse steak that we shared was excellent and my smoked salmon starter (thick cut slices) was beautiful. A most enjoyable dining experience.

SF
London
5 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Cedrick made the evening really special. Superb steak lovely ambience

L
Chicago
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

We got a before-show meal with my young kids, and it was great. We didn't need to use the pre-show menu but unfortunately didn't get to have a leisurely meal as I wish we could have. The atmosphere was great, and they have a very nice bar and cocktail selection. My only ding is that the menu, while large and quality, didn't have anything very exciting.

j
London
24 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was exceptional and so were the drinks! Thank you

DH
London
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent, supportive service for food allergies. We had a lovely time.

RL
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Very relaxed atmosphere, excellent service but not intrusive, food was fantastic and the chefs seemed to be having a good time cooking it, liked the fact we were given jug of tap water and our glasses were constantly refilled, friendly staff very well trained who made the meal a really pleasurable experience.

k
Minneapolis
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

If I came here again, I would just have a cocktail and dessert, which were good. The unnecessarily odd food and snobbish service were not worth the hefty prices.

GH
London
6 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful food, brilliant service & great atmosphere

OT
Nashville
8 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great experience, Tristin was fantastic! For some Tennessee guys from the states, it was good beef, and reasonable prices for the quality....try the puddings for dessert!

E
Miami
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Very good food. It’s my third visit and been always superb. Prices a little bit too high.

OT
21 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food. Super loud environment.

HB
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The place is absolutely stunning, it is light very dimly and creates a lovely ambience. I went for my birthday and loved every course, the service was great. I unfortunately didn’t get our waiters name but they were very helpful and really knowledgeable with what we were after when it came to wine. The Peanut Butter Shortbread was an absolute winner for me! I will definitely be back again!

LB
Surrey
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a fantastic meal, food was really good and so was the service. Would definitely recommend.

TC
London
4 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great food, wine and company. The blackboard steaks were exceptional

k
Chicago
5 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

The food was fantastic, from starters thru dessert.

MV
Orlando
10 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

We chose this restaurant based on the reviews.
We found the food to be extremely heavy.
The Lobster with the surf and turf was very salty and not edible.
The steak was pretty good, but not very juicy. I ordered medium rare and it came out medium. I did not return it because we were tired and did not want to wait.
The mac and cheese was good, a bit dry but good.
We asked 3 people for butter for the sweet potatoes, and only got it when our sweet waitress found out we had asked the server who delivered the good, as well as our main waiter.

Not a repeat for us when we are in London!

AD
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Enjoyed a lovely evening, great venue, great food, will be back again soon .

AD
London
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 2service 5ambience 5

Despite the wonderful ambience and very attentive staff, the main reason we went was for the steaks. But both my husband and my steaks were tough and chewy. We both left most of it. Really disappointed as Hawksmoor had been highly recommended as the best steak house in London.

DN
1 review
Dined on 6 October 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

It was good food! Great atmosphere! They treated us well and went above and beyond.

BZ
1 review
Dined on 6 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was my first Sunday roast in a restaurant. I am SO glad it was at Hawksmoor. From the moment I entered to the moment I left the service was impeccable. My server raced [literally] to the kitchen to ensure I got the last roast order. He also recommended a perfect accompanying wine to go with my meal. The roast was perfectly pink, juicy and delicious. The veg was delightful. The pudding was huge [according to my Yorkshire neighbors], but full of air and fluffy. The gravy.....wow. I had two servings it was that good. The atmosphere was homey, the noise level was moderate, I was in casual attire and didn't feel out of place. Overall, I would highly recommend Hawksmoor Seven Dials. I only came for the roast, but I'll be back to try more on the menu!

AH
London
6 reviews
Dined on 6 October 2019
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 3

Based on great reviews about the Sunday roast I booked to celebrate a parent’s birthday. The staff were lovely and our server was magnificent. The bar even made an old school cocktail for my dad. The disappointment was the main event. The meat in the roast dinner was a bit tough. The vegetables were lovely and gravy delicious, and the desserts were a treat - just a shame the meat was not a bit more tender. However I again highlight the staff and give a big thank you to our marvellous waitress who just handled the whole meal perfectly. Thank you.

MB
Surrey
4 reviews
Dined on 6 October 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Decent Sunday roast, although gravy could have been a little more reduced down and flavoursome and they could have been less meagre with the veg and roast spuds, but overall a decent effort, especially the gargantuan Yorkshire pudding!

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 6 October 2019
Overall 5food 4service 3ambience 5

Slow service

DL
Surrey
2 reviews
Dined on 5 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our favourite Hawksmoor! Always a great atmosphere, delicious food and outstanding service

NP
Cornwall
1 review
Dined on 5 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Fab food made even better by £25 for 2 course menu.

Only issue was our table seemed to be a cut through and was right beside the waiters station so felt in the way each time someone pushed past.

So don’t have the table at the entrance to the restaurant is my recommendation! Other than that food & ambience superb

JM
Norfolk
1 review
Dined on 5 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food was excellent and the waiting staff were friendly, attentive and welcoming. Everything was perfect, actually - and that's saying something. Recommend sharing a ribeye between two and the triple cooked chips and spinach are to die for. Peppercorn sauce for the win! We arrived early for our booking and were seated immediately regardless. First class.

EC
1 review
Dined on 5 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was fantastic and service was excellent. Highly recommended

OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 5 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I went to this restaurant for my mother’s birthday.
The food was exceptional and good size portions. The waiter was polite and on the ball the whole time. One of the best meals out I have had. Would 100% recommend.

DP
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on 4 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Excellent food and service. Pricey but we'll be back.

HD
London
1 review
Dined on 4 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely brilliant meal. The steak was amazing and the service was top notch. Would go again!

KG
San Diego
5 reviews
Dined on 4 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Most outstanding restaurant we ate at in London. Such a special experience for my parents 40th anniversary. Our server Bianca (I think) went above and beyond for us. Made it a truly memorable experience. Thank you!

RS
London
1 review
Dined on 4 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The best steak I’ve ever had and exceptional service. Would highly recommend!

RG
1 review
Dined on 3 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I have been eating at the Hawksmoor in Seven Dials for some years now and the quality of the food and the service always impresses.

OT
Dallas
4 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Desert: best sticky putting ever

PK
London
5 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2019
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 3

this experience was not very good in comparison to other visits the starters and pudding were fine, we had the 3 course pre theatre menu but my main was a disappointingly small lump of rump which tasted ok but was accompanied buy the most comically small portion of chips I have ever had in restaurant, even worse was the worlds smallest bottle of diet coke that cost £3 and i am sure it was just being re-used and topped up from an already long open super flat bottle as there was literally not ONE bubble in the drink.

my friend had better luck with the house burger and the decent amount of chips he got with it of which he kindly spared me a few to make up for glaring deficit on my plate...…………..doubt I will rush back anytime soon

k
Wales
2 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Good value meal if you have set pre theatre menu . Staff made us welcome and made fuss of my mum by having her dessert decorated with happy birthday and a candle

PH
London
8 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Simply put - the best steakhouse in London

SE
Essex
2 reviews
Dined on 2 October 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely food and wine .
Amazing table service by Boris .
Great atmosphere and not rushed .

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