Hawksmoor Borough

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Hawksmoor Borough is 144 cover steak restaurant and cocktail bar located on Winchester Walk right next to Borough Market. You can find all the classic Hawksmoor dishes, from Bone Marrow with onions, Roast scallops, white port & garlic to signature steaks and Sunday roasts. In addition to this there is also a Market Specials menu that changes regularly and features ingredients from many local traders. Hawksmoor Borough also has the ‘Cooks’ Room’ an 18 cover room with its own private kitchen that is available as a private dining room and event space. If you can't find the table you need online, just give us a call and we'll do our best to accommodate where possible.

Private Dining

Hawksmoor Borough offers private dining for up to 18 guests in the Cooks’ Room. The Cooks’ Room features an open plan kitchen where chefs can prepare a feasting menu right before your eyes. Classic Hawksmoor sharing menus are also available with food coming from our main dining kitchen. Please contact us for more information

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4.6based on recent ratings
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London
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent all round although quite pricey at 390£ with only 2 bottles of moderately priced wine....we did eat a lot though!

K
Kent
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4food4service3ambience4

The service wasn’t as good as it should have been for what we paid. We kept having to ask for parts of our food that hadn’t come.

KM
Kent
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A fantastic fun evening with excellent food and service. Highly recommended.

OT
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 30 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food was incredible - staff were very friendly and knowledgable. Service was quick but we didn’t feel rushed. A lovely night!

MW
London
1 review
Dined on 28 November 2019
Overall4food5service4ambience2

Food was excellent, but the drunken city sods at the other tables were aggressive and irritating, screaming at each other throughout the meal. Maybe keep the bar separate from the dining?

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 27 November 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience3

Everything very good but ambience and space does not give much room for privacy to have a quiet or intimate dining / conversation experience

JH
1 review
Dined on 27 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a lovely meal here for my husband's 40th birthday. I would recommend coming for a special occasion.

C
London
4 reviews
Dined on 26 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Ended up being great night and meal.

Didn’t start off to well as we were sat/tabled next to, what turned out to be, a drunk, obnoxious and offensive customer and friend towards the hawksmoor staff. But staff at Hawksmoor were excellent, as when we approached them they could see our pain and re-tabled us somewhere else swiftly and were brilliant.

So overall my wife and I had great experience at Hawksmoor!

NB
1 review
Dined on 26 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

With excellent service, ambience and food, Hawksmoor is always first choice for a long lunch.

WG
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 25 November 2019
Overall4food3service5ambience4

I’ve been to Hawksmoor Manchester before, so I know the menu and I know what I like/what to expect. This was my first time at the Borough Market restaurant, and I wasn’t disappointed. However, it didn’t quite match up to the last two times I’ve dined at these restaurants. The bone marrow (which is to die for) didn’t come with onions like the previous times, but I wasn’t going to kick up a fuss about it. The rib eye was good, but not as great as it has been before, but steak is very rarely consistent in its flavour and texture, despite the cut and cooking being the same. My girlfriend got the sirloin cooked medium-well (sacrilege!), but it was actually delicious and juicy, possibly better than my mid-rare rib eye. The mac & cheese was good but a little underseasoned, could’ve done with a touch more seasoning. My girlfriend loved the cocktail (something with gin, rose water, white chocolate?), the fennel & pear salad was incredible, and the passion fruit sorbet was amazing. As usual, the service was on point and the server was tipped appropriately for her excellent service. It was pretty busy and really a little too hot and noisy, but it wasn’t unbearable. It’s an old building, but a bit of AC would’ve been nice. Overall still a good experience and would eat there again.

AT
Kent
1 review
Dined on 24 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Just why you would expect. Quality service, outstanding selection of food and drinks, all in all an excellent culinary experience and one I shall be returning to.

R
1 review
Dined on 24 November 2019
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Very nice food, service was great. Ordered a drink that I didn’t really like, waiter saw I hadn’t drunk any of it and took it off the bill, without me even asking!

D
Orange County
5 reviews
Dined on 24 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed the Sunday Roast at Hawksmoor. Quality food and great service.

JF
London
2 reviews
Dined on 24 November 2019
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Would have liked to option to have have my bred medium. Only option was well done or rare

T
London
8 reviews
Dined on 24 November 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience5

Lovely restaurant, great food, great service. Went for a Sunday roast, which was excellent.
The only thing that let them down, was the amount of tables crammed into the space. You were sat inches from other diners & it was tricky to get around without bumping into people sat down. Even the staff get bumping into each other.

Overall a great restaurant, just perhaps not the best place to take someone that may need a bit of space to get around!

GB
1 review
Dined on 23 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always beautiful food, Michelle our waitress was incredible

NC
1 review
Dined on 23 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Simple. Exceptional customer service, advice on wine and menu. Great food. Will come again

w
London
2 reviews
Dined on 23 November 2019
Overall3food2service5ambience5

First time at the borough branch of Hawksmoor have eaten at other ones around London very nice interior and very good staff but my steak was covered in sea salt staff were great knocked it off our bill at once hopefully it was a one off because there steaks are normally wonderful have had a email from them already so good customer service

OT
Edinburgh
1 review
Dined on 23 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic food and drinks as always, very accommodating of gluten intolerance. Love Hawksmoor!

JM
Cornwall
1 review
Dined on 23 November 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience5

An additional person to our booked party of 5 initially was told they had no space but a little persistence on our part paid off. Within 5 minutes, we were sat on a table of 6 and our meat feast could begin! All of our steaks were incredible, the sides were delicious too and portions were more than adequate. Great advice on our wine selection, too. We’ll definitely be back for more soon...

CM
London
1 review
Dined on 22 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and great service. Beautiful evening to celebrate my husband’s birthday. Didn’t ask anything and they’re brought us dessert with a candle (and extra dessert).

GH
Kent
1 review
Dined on 22 November 2019
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Bit disappointed, first time I’ve been to a Hawksmoor and come away feeling like this. Let’s hope it was a one off!

MD
London
6 reviews
Dined on 22 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Enjoyed a leisurely lunch with good food and attentive yet unobtrusive service

OT
London
42 reviews
Dined on 22 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Tasty food and lovely time.

SN
London
7 reviews
Dined on 21 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfection on a plate!
Never had a bad experience in any Hawksmoor.

BD
London
1 review
Dined on 19 November 2019
Overall5food5service4ambience3

I'm from America. We know how to breed cows, feed them and then chop them up for dinner. We also know how to age steak, season it and cook it. In New York and Chicago we have great steakhouses. The waiters are rude and old grumpy men, some of the tablecloths are even red and white checked. The wine, port and cheese cake are fantastic. Although Hawksmoor is short of the rude, grumpy waiters, they have nailed everything else.

M
Buckinghamshire
133 reviews
Dined on 18 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Still the best. Best steaks, best service, best cocktails, what more do you need, I only wish I could afford to go back more often, on byob Monday it means you can go more often.

SB
Lancashire
1 review
Dined on 17 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic meal with friends. Staff were excellent and friendly, nothing too much trouble.

JB
London
9 reviews
Dined on 17 November 2019
Overall4food5service3ambience4

Went for the a Sunday Roast which was really good, be sure to order the cauliflower cheese. The sticky toffee pudding for dessert is the best I’ve ever had

OT
Chicago
9 reviews
Dined on 17 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Just superb. Can’t praise it enough. Love the place. 👍🏻

HS
London
1 review
Dined on 17 November 2019
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Sever is very nice and helpful.
Food was exellent and tasty.
Fantastic experience

NM
London
2 reviews
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was exxellent, the steak was delicious and all set in a nice, warm and informal dining environment

G
1 review
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall4food5service5ambience4

The food was excellent and the service was lovely. It was a great place to spend our anniversary together.

C
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent dinner. We took another couple who had never been there before, they both thought it was the best steak they’d ever eaten. My partner and I have been multiple times, it was up to the standard we’ve come to expect. Always a great steak. The sticky toffee pudding is something else, too.

FM
London
11 reviews
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent as always

RP
London
1 review
Dined on 16 November 2019
Overall5food5service5ambience5

How do you make a dead cow taste amazing? Go to Hawksmoor to find out.

B
1 review