Hawksmoor Spitalfields

4.5
4688 reviews
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Named after Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christchurch Spitalfields, just down the road, Hawksmoor Spitalfields opened in 2006 to rave reviews, reigniting London's love affair with steak. Hawksmoor Spitalfields is an unpretentious, quality obsessed steak house, serving only the best British steaks, simply cooked over a real charcoal grill. The 115 cover restaurant also has an extensive wine list featuring favourite small producers and big vineyards alike.

Private Dining

Hawksmoor is an award winning group of British steak restaurants and critically-acclaimed cocktail bars in London, Manchester, Edinburgh and Hawksmoor New York will open in 2019. At Hawksmoor, the menus revolve around ethically-reared British grass-fed native breed beef.

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Special Offers

2/3 courses £25/£30 with a drink

From the winter set menu. Drink options are a cocktail, glass of champagne or our non-alcoholic Steady Pete.

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

Valid For: 1 - 6 people

Starts: 7 January 2019

Ends: 28 February 2019

Availability: Sun 17:00-21:00
Mon-Thu 12:00-14:30 17:00-18:30 21:30-23:00
Fri-Sat 12:00-14:30 17:00-18:30 22:00-23:00

1,000-Point Tables

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Sun 5:00PM - 9:00PM
Mon - Thu 12:00PM - 2:30PM 5:00PM - 6:30PM 9:30PM - 11:00PM
Fri 12:00PM - 2:30PM 5:00PM - 6:30PM 10:00PM - 11:00PM
Sat 12:00PM - 3:00PM 5:00PM - 6:30PM 10:00PM - 11:00PM

What Insiders Are Saying

The Infatuation
8.6

Hawksmoor Spitalfields was one of the first steakhouses in town, and it’s still one of the best. Finishing with toffee pudding is mandatory.

Ratings 8.5-9.0:Now we’re in the range of absolutely excellent restaurants that you might go to more than once a year/lifetime. These restaurants tend to define a city, and make up the places that you absolutely cannot miss if you want to have any credibility as a restaurant-informed person in a major metropolis.
What 4688 People Are Saying
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S
London
27 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 2ambience 3

I would recommend Hawksmoor but probably another location. The service was very lax. Lots of people running around but not efficient at all (can do better)

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P
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 4

Our server, Fi, was wonderful and knowledgeable about the different cuts of steak. She also kept our water topped up without asking, which is a rare and welcome touch. There wasn't any check back once we'd started our mains.

The portions, particularly of chips, are rather stingey, and the £3-3.25 extra for a small pot of sauce is far too much. Our prime rib was very bloody for being medium-rare, although the sirloin was very good.

I'm afraid that I don't think Hawksmoor is value for money, especially compared to somewhere like Temper.

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RM
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful service and the set menu was incredibly good value.

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New York Area
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was wonderful at Hawksmoor! From the moment we arrived, we were made to feel at home. The bartender was attentive, the wait staff super-friendly and informative. The food was superb. The scallops starter, the roasted carrots, the bone marrow were all fantastic. Steaks A+, sides like garlic and lemon kale, buttered greens, and mushrooms all divine. We celebrated my father’s 70th birthday, and the staff made him feel like a VIP. I am visiting from NYC and this steakhouse ranks among the best back home. Loved every element!

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

Another great lunchtime meal - my favourite place to go on a Monday afternoon. Food, service and value for money absolutely amazing.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Really great staff.

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JC
London
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Stunning, but refreshingly simple Sunday roast. I’d definitely go again

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

Great food. Slightly crowded tables but completely full so understandable. Perfect roast

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

Food and service are a level above most- we have long been customers at Hawksmoor Spitalfields and rate it one of our best dining experiences in London

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ER
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

As you'd expect, amazing steaks. Potted beef, scallops and bone marrow starters all went down well. Rib eye mains were delicious medium rare, although my wife's medium (which should be perfectly fine for a rib eye), was a tad dry. Beef dripping chips were nice, triple cooked ones so so. I really liked the specially made Braida Rosso Monferrato, which went really well with the meat. Relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff. It is a tad expensive (£300 for 3, although we had 4 G&Ts and a £47 bottle of wine) but happy with the experience.

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EE
London
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our server Mike(?) was absolutely incredible. Friendly and knowledgeable. He made everything perfect for us. We had a fabulous time and will be returning.

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S
London
2 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely LOVE this restaurant. I’m not really a steak eater but I knew my partner had always wanted to visit Hawksmoor & so I decided to treat him for his birthday. Not only was the staff incredibly welcoming, understanding that we were going to be 10 mins late (I phoned in advance to let them know) but they were able to recommend anything on the menu which we had a question about & they were very attentive.

As for the food, it literally blew me away! It was so delicious, I want to come back again next week! Our compliments to the chef!

The waitress also picked up that it was my partners birthday & asked the chef to write happy birthday on his dessert.

What a great restuarant, I want to be visiting you very soon!! Thank you for an enjoyable evening.

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DB
London
3 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food, staff were friendly and courteous. Lovely atmosphere and perfect way to spend an afternoon.

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PC
London
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and atmosphere.
Service very good.
By a regular customer.

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SC
London
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was excellent. Service staff were helpful and knowledgeable!

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MK
London
1 review
Dined on 11 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Wonderful, tasty, generously sized food, followed by delightful service.

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MJ
London
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Brilliant Sunday lunch as usual, good location. Busy but didn’t feel crowded.

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CT
London
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The best Sunday I’ve spent in a while. The roast was actual perfection. The desserts were crafted by God himself I swear. The cocktails and knowledge that came with them, courtesy of Roman (possibly th nicest bartender in the world?) were a delightful experience. Also special mention to Yesha our server as she was so attentive and made sure we were looked after the entire time. Not at all a bad way to spend a London afternoon. Will be back for sure!

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Birthday lunch... excellent food, good service, good choice of wines.. just a really enjoyable way to spend a Sunday lunchtime.

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B
London
2 reviews
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Brilliant as always.. great service even thought really busy. Food and wine always perfect. And if it isn't perfect, which has only happened to me once in ìn about my 30 visits .they rectify immediately fuss free.

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KJ
London
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really lovely and helpful staff, and the food was sublime!

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MH
London
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding food and service to match. My girlfriend and I went for our anniversary and the staff made it really special with little touches like a nicely located table and "happy anniversary" chocolates afterwards. Couldn't speak highly enough of our server who was really attentive and personable without being overbearing. MY girlfriend has some quite limiting food intolerances as well, but Hawksmoor were so accommodating.

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J
London
1 review
Dined on 8 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

great steak as always. only issue is that there is a slight smell of spilt beer on the floor.

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l
London
3 reviews
Dined on 6 February 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

I love Haksmoor and am a regular at Air Street and 7 Dials. I don't think I'll go back to Spitalfields however as it was simply too noisy. Next time I'm east I'll go to Tramshed.

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AM
London
2 reviews
Dined on 4 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always an excellent lunch at Hawksmoor Spitalfields. Brilliant value too on the Star Deal express lunch and Monday is BYOB for £5 corkage!!

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H
1 review
Dined on 3 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great place for Sunday roast! Quality food, reasonable prices.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 3 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Great Bloody Marys 10/10 food was delicious, maybe staff should recommend size steaks to have rather than let people over order like someone in our party did at a rather expensive mistake ...

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MT
London
1 review
Dined on 3 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best Sunday Roast ever! Definitely need to check it out if only for the roasted potatoes. The roasted garlic was also a great twist.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 2 February 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Beautiful food. Steak was perfectly cooked. Worth the price tag

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London
1 review
Dined on 2 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this place!

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E
London
3 reviews
Dined on 2 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent experience - fab food friendly service and great cocktails

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E
London
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding food and very welcoming and friendly staff - lovely meal.

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TT
London
5 reviews
Dined on 1 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great night overall. We used a three course meal for £30 deal and were not disappointed. Big portions, great steak and desert. Highly recommended.

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SF
London
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2019
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 2

Arrogant waiters and over priced food
I have been many times and this restaurant has declined over the years!
Poor

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JJ
London
1 review
Dined on 1 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing overall. Perfectly cooked medium rib eye on open flame. Great desserts and wine options. Above all great service with super friendly staff. What more could you ask for?

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JH
London
1 review
Dined on 31 January 2019
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 3

The steak wasn't all I thought it would be. Desserts were really nice. Friendly atmosphere. Welcoming staff.

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London
2 reviews
Dined on 31 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very good as always. Great food great service

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Essex
1 review
Dined on 29 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

On a budget with work colleagues we chose the winter set menu. Great choices for what we wanted and great value. Service, food and all round experience was exactly what we wanted.

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C
London
8 reviews
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding roast dinner. Extra gravy = banging. Service = outstanding. Water = not anywhere as fun as drinking wine, but way cheaper and a lot better for my head on Monday. I’d wife the Hawksmoor if it was possible. Happy Sunday from myself to myself. Cheers.

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Surrey
1 review
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Great food, always consistently delicious. Service could have improved

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