Plateau Restaurant

4.4
3013 reviews
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£26 to £40
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Contemporary French
Top tags:
  • Scenic View
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Plateau serves spectacular modern French dishes high about Canary Wharf. This is a place to impress, mixing expertly-crafted show-stopping menus with a contemporary twist. Top tip: Don't miss the desserts.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary French, French
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Hours of Operation

LUNCH
Monday - Friday: 11.30am - 3.00pm (last booking 2.30pm)

DINNER
Monday - Friday: 6.00pm - 10.30pm
Saturday: 6.00pm - 10.30pm
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Phone number
020 7715 7100
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Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Frederick Forster
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Private Party Facilities
Plateau Restaurant, in Canary Wharf, offers French style cuisine with a contemporary touch. The glamorous design, excellent cocktails and an imaginative wine list combine to provide an unforgettable experience.
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Private Party Contact
Roberta Rosignoli : 020 7715 7121
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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.
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Public Transit

DLR or Jubilee Line to Canary Wharf.
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Entertainment
Monthly wine club and other tastings.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining , Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Offers

Game Tasting Menu: 6 courses £65/£105 with paired wines

Enjoy our 6 course tasting menu for £65 or £105 with paired wines.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 8 diners. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 8 people

Starts: 2 July 2018

Ends: 19 November 2018

Availability: Mon-Sat 18:00-21:30

1,000-Point Tables

See availability for 1,000 point tables

Mon - Fri 12:00PM - 3:00PM 6:00PM - 7:00PM

What Insiders Are Saying

The Infatuation
8.3

Plateau is an upscale fine dining restaurant in Canada Place with a nice view over the main square and flawless modern French cuisine.

Ratings 8.0-8.5:The best way to think about restaurants in the low to mid 8′s is that these are the places you would absolutely go back to, anytime. These restaurants are ones that you want to bring a friend to, just so they can also experience the duck carnitas, or burger, or whatever dish the place is known for.
What 3013 People Are Saying
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NH
London
4 reviews
Dined on 5 October 2018
Overall 2food 4service 2ambience 2

Bar staff really did not seem interested in getting on with working. Food was nice but insufficient. The staff could have made a better effort but really were not bothered.

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M
London
11 reviews
Dined on 29 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My only criticism is the lack of English wines on the wine list and (not the restaurant's fault) some rather annoying children on the next table - surely parents can take them to MacDonald's and not ruin everyone else's evening!

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P
1 review
Dined on 12 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Met a business contact for a midweek lunch. Excellent food - very well presented dishes and good value. Busy restaurant over lunch and restaurant emptied by 3pm. Due to location expect loads of business suits. Noise levels were fine for conversation. Staff very polite and well presented.

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A
London
11 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 3

Food was average and service was poor, had the tasting menu for the 4th time at this place and it’s got worse every time (Honey menu was last last good experience). Service was slow and staff didn’t even explain what I was eating, took service charge off at the end as £20 wasn’t deserved. If I was to go again it would be Set menu only, as wouldn’t want to spend more than £30pp here. Finally opentable was out of sync so I had to pay more for a new menu.

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P
London
62 reviews
Dined on 6 September 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

The restaurant is well located with a view of Canary Wharf, we had the lunch menu which was good value for money and the food was excellent However, the only irritation was we ordered two Coke Zeros (cost £6) and we both got a small glass (max 200ml) filled with ice and some coke - we estimated we were paying at least £30 per litre which is appaling!!!!! You felt they were trying to make money on a soft drink - bad form.

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BM
London
1 review
Dined on 25 August 2018
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 3

Sadly the food was served lukewarm. Service was very good with the serving staff very attentive. Whilst the the food was adequate it was served at best lukewarm and in my view overly expensive.

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CT
London
7 reviews
Dined on 26 July 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 4

Amazing food and fantastic service.

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CW
London
29 reviews
Dined on 25 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and for as always. This is a great venue for a quiet business lunch or evening dinner.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 30 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Splendid.. definitely coming back again

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OT
London
16 reviews
Dined on 21 June 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

Nice view, nice food

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L
London
4 reviews
Dined on 16 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely the best meal this year. Food was absolutely stunning and we had fantastic time, team looked after us and I could not fault a thing! Some real gems in wine list too.
I have visited Plateau many times over the years and it has always been one of my favorites, but this visit was absolutely perfect.

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K
London
1 review
Dined on 16 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing service ... and OUTSTANDING food
The lamb was cooked to perfection

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FN
London
1 review
Dined on 12 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The views are stunning and also good services

Staff are very friendly and they know the menu very well so you wont get it wrong when making your orders.

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M
Kent
3 reviews
Dined on 6 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great food from start to finish with excellent waiting staff who really seemed to care that you had a good experience.

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f
London
24 reviews
Dined on 6 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is my favourite restaurant in London, the service is amazing, the staff are always so attentive and polite. The food is always delicious and the view is postcard worthy.

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A
London
29 reviews
Dined on 2 June 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Provided a lovely experience as usual, as a Saturday night treat.

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YL
London
3 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was my second visit to Plateau and yet again, it was a wonderful experience.
Amazing food which was beautifully presented. Great venue and location with a lovely relaxed ambience. Attentative and friendly staff all added to making the evening a very enjoyable one.

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H
London
1 review
Dined on 21 May 2018
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

Couldn't fault the service, ambience or view. We had the set menu which was pretty good. I've had better food for cheaper but the dining experience as a whole makes it worthwhile. I would definitely go back for special occasions.

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NM
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 19 May 2018
Overall 2food 5service 4ambience 1

The food was excellent. Staff were attentive to just the right degree. The ambience let the side down - I couldn't in all honesty recommend to a friend without a caveat. Heated by the evening sun the restaurant area was too warm and any air/con ineffective, the glare of the sun made it uncomfortable for those facing it. In addition, the restaurant area is 'bright' for sound, so a noisy party on a nearby table were very intrusive - one girl in particular had a laugh that was not funny in itself at all. Pity they couldn't have been seated in a side room. But none of that is the fault of the staff or within their ability to correct. The Bar and Grill area was quieter when we exited - we didn't dally and skipped dessert and coffee, but who is to say what you'd find on another evening? So overall - excellent food spoiled by other factors.

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OT
London
4 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2018
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

Great service beautiful surroundings

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NC
London
2 reviews
Dined on 16 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great lunch at the Plateau, food was exceptional and the restaurant has beautiful floral displays at the moment. Thoroughly recommend the restaurant to anyone.

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M
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Catch-up with friends. Went for 3-course menu with Bellini £30. Good food. Decent portion sizes. Excellent staff. Nice ambience.

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w
London
157 reviews
Dined on 10 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Can't go wrong with the aset menu. Top 3 option in the wharf, no doubt.

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i
London
17 reviews
Dined on 9 May 2018
Overall 1food 1service 5ambience 5

They served me oxidised wine which is clearly unacceptable when I just asked for a glass

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 2 May 2018
Overall 2food 2service 2ambience 1

The restaurant is in need of refurbishment. The f&f were tired and not particularly clean. Food was mediocre and overall it was not great value in any way.

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B
London
18 reviews
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Another wonderful birthday meal - Plateau has never disappointed in all the years of visiting !

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 24 April 2018
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 2

Great food but uncomfortable seating - trendy chairs too low forcing knees towards ears

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EK
1 review
Dined on 21 April 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Awesome views and food was great. Service was very attentive and the staff were friendly.

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w
London
4 reviews
Dined on 16 April 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great service and choice of flowers in the restaurant!

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JH
London
1 review
Dined on 29 March 2018
Overall 2food 1service 4ambience 3

Has £25 lunch menu soup okay but chicken was not cooked through and the brouth it was served in had a very unsavoury taste. As it was a lunch with a business client is felt unabless to complain but would never return here.

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D
London
28 reviews
Dined on 23 March 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

My husband and I were disappointed with the menu and we thought that the meal could have been more enticing.

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P
London
9 reviews
Dined on 19 March 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I took my cousin there as a treat for her birthday. We ordered from the special set menu and the food was delicious. Plus, they brought her out a lovely chocolate slice with a candle on it and the words, "Happy Birthday" written on the plate. I hadn't specifically asked for it, so it was a great surprise for the both of us and much appreciated.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this restaurant haven’t had a bad meal yet.

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B
London
18 reviews
Dined on 10 March 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great vibe in the bar area on a Saturday night for cocktails followed by a fabulous meal and friendly service - as always !

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KO
London
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

We casually decided to go for the £30 set menu including a drink as we fancied a little treat.
On arrival the tables weren't ready yet so we were encouraged for a drink at the bar. (Alas we couldn't have our included-drink there, we had to buy a separate drink). Cocktails were delicious!
On moving to the dining area, it is very stylish and comfortable with nice views of Canary Wharf.
The set menu was limited, but we ended having 3 decent courses with some side dishes, and a share of a carafe of wine.
Our £30 deal soon turned into £65 each, but it was a nice afternoon with nice service.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 27 February 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Pleasant dining experience.

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LC
London
10 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2018
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

A nice restaurant with good fun, but its not one you'll rave about.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 9 February 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Set menu is fine for a business lunch, decent choice and good value. No complaints from me!

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 8 February 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Celebration dinner. We had a great time, Food was great though my venison was a bit chewy. Service was attentive and ambience was great.

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SQ
London
73 reviews
Dined on 2 February 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Another lovely evening at the Plateau. It was a Friday evening so very lively and buzzy! Our food was delicious, small portions beautifully presented. The service was most attentive - never disappoints.

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