Beef & Brew, Kentish Town

4.5
328 reviews
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Steak
Top tags:
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
A casual steak and beef restaurant, with a great selection of beer, wine and cocktails.

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Beef and Brew specialises in - shocker - steaks and beer. It’s every bachelor’s dream dinner, and it’s perfect for a casual meal.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 2food 2service 3ambience 3

Looked lovely and had a great vibe. However steak was overcooked. I asked for med-rare and it came out cremated. Sent it back and same happened again. Very

JI
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

Visited on weekend with a friend. Whilst the cost of the food was good value I feel the drinks were not very good. Also the steak was not cooked to order and when we challenged the waiter he tried to palm us off by saying it was only over cooked around the edges however the steak was well done rather then medium rare as was requested. Any other restaurant would have apologised and given us another but we were made to feel guilty. Unfortunately we will not be visiting again.

BD
1 review
Dined on 9 August 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and service, I would like to go again!!

L
London
1 review
Dined on 28 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Sehr lecker, gute Qualität und alles andere als 0815

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London
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Amazing steaks and such great value! Only issue is that it's really noisy and the chairs don't have caps on them to stop them scrapping the floor which is so loud. The waitresses needed to speak up, couldn't hear them at all!

n
London
17 reviews
Dined on 19 July 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Consistently impressed with this restaurant. Excellent value. One very happy return customer

J
London
22 reviews
Dined on 3 July 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great off of £10 for steak and chips between 6-7pm well worth the money! Delicious food and wine

T
London
7 reviews
Dined on 29 June 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Service was very fast, welcoming, and attentive. The steaks were ok and the chips were good. The burgers looked good and they have a good happy hour deal, I'd come back to try the burger.

H
Yorkshire
2 reviews
Dined on 28 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food cooked to perfection delicious will definitely be back!!

OT
Newcastle
3 reviews
Dined on 27 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great steak we have been about 4 times now! Thanks so much

AR
London
2 reviews
Dined on 22 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

To noisy but food is amazing. Second time here and i will definitely go a third time

HH
London
82 reviews
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great steaks, friendly staff and excellent value. 2nd visit and hope to return again soon!

S
1 review
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

We had dinner here over the weekend, service was absolutely amazing, the staff are very friendly and chatty and our waitress couldn’t do enough for us. Food was unreal, as a vegetarian I thought the gnocchi with jalapeños was amazing! My girlfriend had the hangar steak which she said was incredible. Hope to come back soon, great place!

JB
London
8 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 2

Steak and sides were really great. Service and atmosphere left a lot to be desired.

EH
London
7 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great restaurant, easy dining with no pretentious. Really relaxed atmosphere & first class hanger steak. The chocolate sorbet is a must to finish off an amazing dinner

s
London
34 reviews
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 1food 1service 3ambience 2

This was the worst meal I've had in a long time. The waiter recommended the sirloin, which, when it arrived, was strange tasting and so overly-chewy it was impossible to eat. When I called the waiter over to send it back, he apologised, saying 4-5 other diners had also complained about this cut of meat - so why had he then recommended it? They replaced it with a burger, which was an overcooked thin grey pattie served on a bun smothered with mayo and cheese, even though I had asked for no mayo - there was so much grease I had to wash my hands twice. My friend's chicken tasted watery and he felt ill a couple of hours later. Terrible restaurant - don't go there!!

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Regular - love it

B
Hertfordshire
12 reviews
Dined on 15 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of our favourite places for great tasting steaks. The hanger steak is amazing!

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic meal, as always! I can’t recommend this place highly enough

SD
London
5 reviews
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous food and great service in a nice friendly local steakhouse. :-)

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

The steak was delicious, cooked perfectly medium rare, and a great value! Loved the chips too. However, my dining companions ordered burgers and unfortunately the rules around beef having to be well done meant the patty was way too dry. I would certainly recommend the steak over the burger for that reason.

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 23 April 2019
Overall 2food 4service 1ambience 3

The food was good, but at one point all the waitresses just disappeared 🤷🏽‍♀️. Not really professional.
We wanted to ask for some sauce for the steak but when she came back was too late. We ate already.

MH
London
3 reviews
Dined on 19 April 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Always great food

PL
London
25 reviews
Dined on 19 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Gosh I can't think of enough superlatives! Beef and Brew is absolutely brilliant....the BESt place in Kentish Town (and for miles around) too. Yum!

B
London
99 reviews
Dined on 17 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I really liked Beef & Brew, it’s probably one of the nicest places in Kentish Town and is affordable, has a really nice menu to choose from and we found one fo our new favourite beers on their menu!

B
Hertfordshire
12 reviews
Dined on 11 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Another fabulous meal at Beef and Brew. The steaks are so tasty. Our second visit in 2 months and I think we will be back again!

DP
London
1 review
Dined on 10 April 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Everything was amazing especially the food, so hats off to the chef!!
Drinks are a bit pricey but definately all worth it in the end!

OT
1 review
Dined on 5 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Good food, good service, quick in and out.

JP
London
1 review
Dined on 4 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was really great and the service was fantastic.

OT
Miami
1 review
Dined on 1 April 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Very good steak, beef and brew infers a relaxed, informal and inexpensive place to eat, the decor also supports this, but this place is pushing on restaurants like hawksmoor in price. Needs to decide which market it’s going for!

LP
London
1 review
Dined on 30 March 2019
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 3

Great steaks done simply. Wine and service was excellent. Interior was a little sparse and utalitarian. Great evening.

C
London
133 reviews
Dined on 30 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

I have been to Beef & Brew a few times and absolutely love the place. They have got a brilliant early bird menu with hanger steak and chips for £10, which is a real bargain. The early bird menu is available until 7 pm and we were literally there 5 minutes before but were still able to order from it - so fantastic service. Food was very tasty and staff excellent the whole way through so can only recommend this place.

OT
London
25 reviews
Dined on 28 March 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 3

Very loud but food was delicious

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 24 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food great value!

DL
London
1 review
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent restaurant, initiate atmosphere, great food

H
London
1 review
Dined on 22 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent value hanger steak or burger £10 deal!....very delicious food, cool ambience, great music in the background and good value wine bottles!....a very good place to eat and drink for London prices!

D
Western NC
1 review
Dined on 21 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Some of the best steaks I've had yet in London -- fantastic place.

AF
London
1 review
Dined on 17 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

It's a fantastic place for enjoying at the weekend! Very well cooked dishes and nice service :)

P
Norfolk
1 review
Dined on 16 March 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Good food and friendly service. We would recommend to our friends.

ED
London
1 review
Dined on 14 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very polite and friendly staff. Tasty food for good price.

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