Hawksmoor Seven Dials

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7181 reviews
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  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
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.
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AN
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 2food 1service 2ambience 5

The meat wasnt good, we paid £120 for 2 people for chateaubriand and the meat wasnt as expected, really cold and not tasty at all, poor quality cut.
Is the second time it happens, im not longer customer of Hawsmoor.
Thanks

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

Great food and atmosphere. Service very good but need to reduce drink prices

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

Fantastic meal in great surroundings. Very attentive staff made the birthday celebration a little more special.

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

Birthday treat for me friend. We had a great time. Service was fabulous and food delicious.

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FN
London
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Food is all great. Marta, or server was outstanding. Only complaint was that 80 minutes into our dinner, the main dishes still had not arrived.

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

Good food and reasonably priced for West end. That’s not saying the that the West end isn’t massively overpriced

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DK
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

At the top end of our budget but well worth the treat for special occasions.

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CB
London
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My favourite restaurant in London! I love it here and experience is always top notch , the food heavenly and my personal favourite Shaky Pete Cocktail for a gingery zesty delight.

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EP
New York Area
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great food, pricey but to be expected. Lovely staff, only issue was they said the starters we ordered weren’t prepared so would take an hour (so we chose something else). Out of the wine we ordered too, but found another one which was great. Great pre theatre meal

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JF
Phoenix
5 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

They had trouble finding our reservation. The prime rib had 45% fat and gristle. Seating is cramped.

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RW
Yorkshire
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a lovely meal here there was just two of us and we went for the pre theatre express menu! We both went for the steak followed by the steamy toffee pudding and it was deliousios! Our waitress was lovely and the wines were very well priced. We were in and out quickly which is what we had asked as we had to see a friend before attending the theatre! I will deffiently be recommending it to all my friends and already look forward to our next visit!

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TJ
Buckinghamshire
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 4

Overpriced. Unfortunately 9our beloved Hawksmoor has gone the way of chains and gone for growth over quality. Over salted steak, poor cut, mediocre sides and service that knew as much about steak as a McDonald’s attendant. I will not be returning.

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A
London
36 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

You can always count on good service at Hawksmoor. On this particular occasion my fillet steak wasn't the best - however my co-diner seem to get a very good one.

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

Hawksmoor was surprisingly relaxed, the staff were casually dressed and there were no airs or graces. I like that. The menu is extensive for a carnivore! We arrived at 5.30pm so took up the three course set meal offer (available before 6.30pm). The food was lovely and the service very good. The set meal at £29.95 (plus an extra £6 for tail fillet) was good value. My only concern is that if ordering from the main menu the steaks are overpriced and the selected cuts of meat very expensive. The drinks are a little pricey too, with £5 for half of pale ale and the cheapest house wine £8 a glass. I would definitely go back, but only to have the set menu again.

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JK
London
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The quality of the food was excellent as was the service. To anybody who enjoys steak I would highly recommend Hawksmoor.

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KM
London
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always delicious - from the cocktails to the steaks and sides to the sticky toffee pudding. Had family from Texas visiting and they claimed it was the best meal they'd had in London and a top steak in their books. Pleased I could bring them somewhere I love so much and know it would meet (or exceed) expectations.

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JS
London
6 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

It was a before theatre meal , and both myself and my Wife thoroughly enjoyed it .

Friendly efficient service and very good food and Wine .

John 👍👍

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DG
Norfolk
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic meal and would definitely go back
We arrived late as went to the theatre but no one rushed us .. still plenty of diners there when we left at midnight !

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AM
London
3 reviews
Dined on 12 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service, nice people - amazing food. their Steaks ARE there best in London in my mind! Love the place - big fan!

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SS
London
6 reviews
Dined on 11 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service, best steak and brilliant atmosphere. Will definitely go again

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OT
Atlantic Canada
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic experience!

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AT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 10 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best Sunday roast available in London. Would highly recommend

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CJ
Brighton
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

Great food.
Service OK.
Very popular and noisy.
Not cosy as seating is very open.
No views as underground.
Costs an arm and a leg.

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IH
London
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Too noisy food was very good service friendly expensive but worth it

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MP
London
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Excellent meal , perfect for a dinner with friends

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N
London
6 reviews
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing meal. Have been a regular and never disappointed

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RC
London
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always Hawksmoor didnt disappoint and everything was perfect.

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RA
London
2 reviews
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 2

We’ve been before so decided to go again as the first time was great. Unfortunately wasn’t as great as the first time. I ordered a cake for my sons birthday. It served its purpose (singing happy birthday) but was poor in taste and the strawberry’s on top were still frozen. But this was taken off the bill. My daughter and I had fillet. Just had far to much salt on. I’d still return though.

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GO
London
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Food was great! Service was amazing ! Staff go the extra mile with food recommendations.

Im not a sticky toffee pudding kind of girl but they told me it was the most popular dessert and I am now converted!

Although slightly expensive - worth every penny!

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D
London
5 reviews
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Service and food as good as ever. Seven dials is in a great location.

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ML
London
3 reviews
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best food we’ve had in a long time, and we eat out often!

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OT
London
7 reviews
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Superb meal, skipped the starter and all four of us had porterhouse steak, spinach and mushrooms.
Made the day

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SC
London
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Incredible steak, best i have ever had.

A little on the pricey side but for what you get you can't really complain as the food is exquisite.

Highly Recommended.

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AS
London
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 2

I would recommend for the quality of food, but it is really noisy

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WK
London
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

I would definitely come back. My T bone was juicy and full of flavour.

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F
London
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very very good food. Also the non meat options are very tasty. Lovely waiters.

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K
London
6 reviews
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Perfect for a meet up between friends. Excellent whisky, best steak in town & attentive staff. Definitely a treat. Came away feeling very happy with myself indeed. Will certainly be back.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 1food 2service 2ambience 1

The food was ok in parts but the steaks were overdone. The atmosphere was too noisy, more a pub lunch experience than restaurant dining. I will not be returning...

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m
London
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had the pre-theatre meal. We had the Yorkshire pudding, steak and peanut butter biscuit. Food and service was excellent.

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PS
Oxford
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

One of our steaks was slightly overcooked, our waiter picked up on this and organised a replacement meal without a fuss. The service was atentive to just the right level and we will be back in the future.

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