e&o

4.5
876 reviews
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Asian
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  • Fun
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
e&o in Notting Hill is still one of the benchmarks for the new wave of Pan-Asian restaurants in London. Opened in 2001, e&o still enjoys a healthy reputation for serving excellent cocktails and exciting, eclectic Asian food in an incredible atmosphere, everyday of the week.
Drop in for fabulous dim sum and cocktails in the bar or book ahead to enjoy the unique experience and vibrant atmosphere of the e&o dining room.

Private Dining

Will Ricker’s pan-Asian trailblazer marches on – an ever-popular rallying point for Notting Hill’s smart-set socialisers, glitterati and hedge-fund moguls. They come here for the cool vibe, the music and the cocktails – not forgetting the cooking. The menu hops cheerily around South-East Asia.

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50% Off Dim Sum

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

Valid For: 1 - 8 people

Starts: 18 February 2019

Ends: 29 May 2019

Availability: Mon-Wed 12:00-18:45

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Sun 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Mon - Fri 12:00PM - 3:00PM 6:00PM - 7:00PM

What 876 People Are Saying
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DK
London
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

Great chilled Bar and Restaurant, would recommend for chilled vibes and good concoctions of drinks

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LB
New York Area
8 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great experience. Lots of fun on a Saturday night. Had a late reservation, so it was nice and busy in the back and hopping in the front bar area, in a great way. Food and drinks were great! A bit pricey, but knew before going there.

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G
London
2 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 1

It used to be a great place 12 years ago. Now it has become a tired place and the food served was really not good. Not recommended at all.

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e
London
1 review
Dined on 17 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Consistently good... missed the cashew in the the duck salad though 🥺

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AC
London
5 reviews
Dined on 13 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 3

Love the food, but it is expensive for what it is.

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San Francisco
14 reviews
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 3

The server, Ernesto, was very knowledgeable and passionate about the food/menu

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RC
London
3 reviews
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always fabulous and never fails to impress. Just a great relaxing and cool place to take friends and colleagues. My favourite restaurant in London hands down.

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b
London
5 reviews
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Consistently good food and service. Casual and fun.

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D
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Ideal for a lunch. Tasty Dim Sum. Waiters are very kind

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JM
London
3 reviews
Dined on 29 April 2019
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 1

I used to be a regular at E & O. What happened in the last years. Thought I would give it another go only to find an overpriced and disappointing. Restricted wine choice by glass ensuring high cost and portion size that was appalling. The crispy sand fish was disgusting. Overcooked deep fried fish with most flesh too dry and inedible.

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CH
London
10 reviews
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 3food 4service 2ambience 3

the food is good. the service is efficient. what moved me to a "no" recommendation was that as soon as we finished our entrees, they brought the check and started replacing the tablecloth on the table, while we were paying the bill. assuming this was to force us out faster so they could turn the table over more quickly. i could "almost" understand it if we were lingering around but the whole meal - apps to entree - was about 45 minutes. thought it was really rude and would not go back.

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JC
London
1 review
Dined on 27 April 2019
Overall 3food 3service 1ambience 4

Atmosphere was great. Food was good, but service very, very slow and unhelpful. Good for a local family lunch if you're not in a hurry.

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K
Bristol
10 reviews
Dined on 24 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

This is a super spot. We will definitely go back and invite some friends to tag along.

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SH
London
1 review
Dined on 21 April 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Great dinner as ever. As a family get together it’s hard to beat

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Munich
2 reviews
Dined on 21 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great location
Great service
Great food
Excellent!

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MO
London
1 review
Dined on 20 April 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

nice spot to have a drink and enjoy amazing food while listening music. Don't expect it to be quiet in the evening during the week-end.

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OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 19 April 2019
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 2

Very rushed service - all courses served very quickly with no break between courses. Did not make it a good dining experience.

Staff were not friendly , and didn’t want to help accommodate.

I have been to this restaurant years back and really liked it but both food and service have gone down hill - I would not go back.

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New York Area
1 review
Dined on 17 April 2019
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 2

Service, good and ambience has really gone down hill. This used to be my favorite place when I lived here ten years ago. Now? Decor needs a refurb, service is sloppy and food uninspiring. Hard pass.

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w
New York Area
24 reviews
Dined on 12 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Wonderful. A time tested classic. Consistently delicious and super friendly helpful staff despite busy kitchen

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RA
London
3 reviews
Dined on 6 April 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Lovely food and attentive service. There were a couple of errors in our order but it was dealt with efficiently and in a friendly manner. We still had a lovely evening

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s
London
12 reviews
Dined on 5 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

It's been the same for years and that is a good thing - amazing food and always a fun evening out. Stick to the greatest hits and enjoy

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AK
London
1 review
Dined on 28 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It’s been too long since my last visit (2004!), bank in the day when Ian Pengelley was chef. A lot has changed but it is still completely brilliant. Back sooner, I promise.

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CC
London
10 reviews
Dined on 27 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The E&O is always so consistently outstanding. The menu updates are terrific and Juan, our waiter on several recent occasions, is so professional and patient as we make our way through the new items on offer. The E&O is a regular stop for us and will continue to be!

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i
Frankfurt Area
2 reviews
Dined on 26 March 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 2

Paper table-covers kind of didn't work at that price point and it didn't feel like it was part of a deliberate concept.

The food was OK but not exciting

Lighting too strong

£120 for two with one £35 bottle of wine excessive for all of the above reasons

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N
London
3 reviews
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall 3food 4service 1ambience 3

Shocking attitude of the waitress. One in particular with the piercing in her face. How can you employ someone that has such an attitude. Disgusted by it. She’s dropped my food on the floor and still put in on my table. Just disgusting. So rude with a bad attitude.

So disappointed with our experience. Our meal for 2 was over £260 and for that I expected a lot lot more! Absolutely ruined our night with the attitude of this lady. Such a bad experience at E&O, thoroughly disappointing...... I’d love to hear the managers thoughts......

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CD
London
5 reviews
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really great night, attentive staff and fantastic food and drink!!!

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AT
London
1 review
Dined on 19 March 2019
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Excellent food , top service amazing expresso martini!

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SM
London
27 reviews
Dined on 17 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Amazing food and nice service made this a great experience and I would definitely go back. It was a Sunday but the restaurant had a great buzz about it.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 16 March 2019
Overall 4food 2service 4ambience 4

The restaurant did not organise the requested birthday cake on time.However the food was brought promptly after ordering.
Overall the experience was decent

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

Great food. Great service . Great ambiance. Will be back

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RI
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 3food 5service 3ambience 3

Felt like a fast food experience. For our 18:30 reservation they had us out of our seats by 19:31. Drink order was botched. Lights were turned off for a while then turned back on. Food was very good, but the entire experience felt rushed, at every turn. Would never return in person, but would definitely order the sushi for takeaway, which was excellent.

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S
Munich
2 reviews
Dined on 2 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 2ambience 3

I love the food but the service is an absolute disaster

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

Fantastic food, great service....can’t wait to come back.

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SB
London
1 review
Dined on 28 February 2019
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 2

What has happened to E & O? Has it changed hands? We have been coming here for family celebrations for over 10 years but there was nothing celebratory about our visit on Thursday night. They were very keen to sell us a plate of Edamame Beans as soon as we arrived but really slow in taking our order for pre-dinner drinks. The remaining service was very poor. Also what has happened to the menu, not so much choice and some firm favourites taken off such as the wonderful belly pork dish and the ginger & ... gyoza. Really disappointed.

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New York Area
1 review
Dined on 27 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Haven't been here for a good year or so but this place never disappoints...literally everything we ordered was a winner and there were 4 harsh judges!

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MJ
4 reviews
Dined on 24 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Lovely Sunday staff. Good vibe and good food

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PH
London
38 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

Too dark and too noisy! Apart from that the food was wonderful. Maybe a candle on the table?

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FN
London
2 reviews
Dined on 21 February 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Tasty flavors, great portion size, good date spot, especially enjoyed the pok choi side, Singapore noodles side, and dumplings

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Dorset
8 reviews
Dined on 19 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything splendid. Espresso Martini’s were too sweet and sugary but that’s the only tiny criticism.

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LT
London
1 review
Dined on 17 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always outstanding food! Staff are lovely and always efficient!

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