The Narrow

4.3
2391 reviews
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  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Lunch
With panoramic views of the river Thames, The Narrow restaurant and bar in Limehouse serves classic and delicious food sourced from the best British and European artisan produce. Classic cocktails, wine and beers can be enjoyed in the bar or conservatory lounge, perfect for a relaxing drink and panoramic views over the River Thames. The Narrow near Canary Wharf is perfect for a Sunday Roast, and has introduced a breakfast menu of classic dishes including eggs Royale and English breakfast.

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The Narrow by Gordon Ramsay is a handsome Grade II-listed riverside restaurant, bar and terrace. Only five minutes walk from Canary Wharf, The Narrow Limehouse offers panoramic waterside views matched by a menu anchored with British ingredients and a splash of Mediterranean gusto.

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Special Offers

Easter: 3 course roast menu for £40

Enjoy a 3 course menu including a roast this Easter Sunday from a seasonal set menu.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 12 diners. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 12 people

Starts: 21 April 2019

Ends: 21 April 2019

Availability: Sun 12:00-21:00

Love Lunch - 2 courses for 2 people £30

Enjoy 2 courses for 2 people for £30 from a seasonal set menu

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 12 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 12 people

Starts: 19 February 2019

Ends: 28 June 2019

Availability: Mon-Fri 12:00-17:00

Seasonal Set Dinner Menu

Enjoy some local favourites for dinner from this set menu for £19 for 2 courses or £23 for 3 courses.

Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 12 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.

Valid For: 1 - 12 people

Starts: 15 February 2019

Ends: 28 June 2019

Availability: Mon-Fri 17:00-22:00

What 2391 People Are Saying
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London
1 review
Dined on 13 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was good, and the view was just amazing.

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DS
London
27 reviews
Dined on 11 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food, attentive personal service, amazing location. Hosted a dinner party for 6 here last night and will definitely book again.

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l
London
106 reviews
Dined on 10 April 2019
Overall 3food 2service 4ambience 4

Unfortunately, there was a problem with the gas in the kitchen, which meant that there were delays and the pork belly that some of us had was not properly cooked. Everybody else's food was fine and we were given free desserts to compensate. The staff were most apologetic and very helpful.

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HD
London
5 reviews
Dined on 7 April 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a beautiful Beef Sunday roast and the cauliflower cheese, the food was so tasty and the Yorkshire pudding amazing. Had a berry crumble desert which was perfect

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

Lovely pub/restaurant,great outdoor space for the summertime with great views of the Thames.
Food was excellent & service was outstanding.
Will definitely be visiting again.

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AE
London
1 review
Dined on 31 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a lovely time at The Narrow with my parents and boyfriend. They had even prepared a little surprise pudding because we were there for special occasions. Highly recommend it!

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OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 24 March 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great venue, a bit overpriced!

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

Love this place! Been lots, never disappoints, nice staff, great food, amazing view.

One thing I wish they did was to change the menu a bit more often, or have more specials.

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

Always love to come here on a Sunday with my boyfriend. Food is outstanding.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 17 March 2019
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 5

Roast lamb was lacking lamb! It only had one small slice!

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CD
London
7 reviews
Dined on 17 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Went for the newly launched breakfast.

Good produce, well cooked, though could do with black pudding as an option for the full English. Tiny bit expensive but great service from Shami and others and well worth repeating.

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L
London
25 reviews
Dined on 16 March 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

We went for a lovely breakfast - reasonably priced, slightly odd chewy toast, but with generous serves of halloumi and spinach, and PERFECT poached eggs. Couldn't fault the service - friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. Great view of the water.

The only wrinkle was that the host obviously didn't check us in on OpenTable, so got a 'missed reservation' email afterwards. But regardless, will definitely be back.

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LT
London
1 review
Dined on 12 March 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was amazing! Full of flavour and the right portion size. Our waiter was excellent, knew the menu well and was attentive without being intrusive. Highly recommended

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

Another fab Sunday lunch at our favourite local! Brilliant gluten free options.

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JM
London
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

since we started using our london residence we have dined at the narrow several times and i have the occasional pint as it is our local
the food is outstanding, the staff and service are really friendly and as a near neighbour we have never been disturbed by noise
a great place to eat and drink.excellent value
well done to the team
James

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OT
London
9 reviews
Dined on 3 March 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Great views and atmosphere.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 23 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Encore un restaurant de Gordon Ramsay’s qui restera dans ma mémoire. Serveur et serveuse au top. Cadre magnifique. Une ambiance chic et décontracte je reviendrais surement leur de mon prochain voyage a londres.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 19 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

great location and perfect service, however big prices for small portions. don’t get me wrong, still left with a full belly.

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V
London
8 reviews
Dined on 16 February 2019
Overall 1food 1service 2ambience 2

Early in the evening not everything was available on the menu. The food arrived cold and had to be replaced. Not worthy of the name, Gordon Ramsey!

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New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing restaurant with a river view and very nice food

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RS
London
28 reviews
Dined on 13 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

I’ve eaten at the Narrow twice now. Both times I really enjoyed it. The location on the Thames is great, particularly at night when there are fabulous views of Canary Wharf in one direction and the Shard in the other. The real stand-out is the service. The waiting staff are friendly and expert. Nothing is too much and one never feels judged. The food is very good, beautifully presented and very tasty. Usual small portions but I was full after three courses. The restaurant is a short walk from Limehouse Station, so very accessible. Recommended.

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d
London
2 reviews
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great experience at the restaurant,

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C
London
7 reviews
Dined on 27 January 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

We had a great time having dinner by the river. The place is cosy and serves decent food, however they could pay a bit more attention to the details of the venue. Sadly, both lavatories, ladies and gents, were missing toliet paper :(

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Berlin
1 review
Dined on 23 January 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Great service accommodating a group of 7. The menu was small, but reflected a good variety of options and the food came beautifully presented. Nice location on the river!

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RS
London
28 reviews
Dined on 23 January 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

We had a great time at the Narrow. Portions small but very well presented and tasty. Ambience good. Conservatory a bit chillly, although it was a cold night. Service great. One portion of belly pork sent back as it was all fat and hardly any meat! Switched without fuss. The special menu was good value for money.

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C
London
47 reviews
Dined on 22 January 2019
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 3

Valiant attempt to keep the river-side conservatory heated , but even 10 gas heaters, couldn`t overcome a really cold snowy evening. Luckily we were quickly re-seated inside. If you regard this as a gastro-pub, the food is very good and well presented, representing good value - don`t go expecting to hear Gordon Ramsey shouting in the kitchen ! Staff were very busy but kept everything moving. W1ll definitely return in the Spring.

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CC
London
2 reviews
Dined on 20 January 2019
Overall 1food 2service 3ambience 3

Food was average at best despite having some pretty strong flavours in there. It's a lovely space but I was totally underwhelmed by the overall experience. It took nearly two hours to get our mains, the guy next to us even had his order delivered incorrectly and then challenged by the maitre'd.
Really need to buck up their ideas if they mean to make this restaurant work.

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RR
1 review
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

I would highly recommend this 'hidden gem' - only slightly away from the hustle & bustle of Canary Wharf and a very short walk from transport links, the standard of cuisine was first class and the service was both efficient & friendly, all in a charming riverside setting . The 'I love January' menu was a real bargain, so snap it up while it's going. I would definitely come back.

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a
Kent
9 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Fish and chips were the best we have ever had! Good service and lovely venue.

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s
London
3 reviews
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

We had the Love January promotional menu which was delicious and outstanding value. Would definitely come back again even without a promotion as the quality of food and service was great.

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OT
London
12 reviews
Dined on 12 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Ordered from 3 course set menu and pleased with selections. Tasty food in relaxed setting with great service and river view.

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O
London
58 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great value with really good food. Not all staff that friendly or no personality. We had the I love January meal what Bargain

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OT
London
4 reviews
Dined on 10 January 2019
Overall 1food 2service 2ambience 1

The food was decidedly below average - squash soup was indifferent tasting, gnocchi served at room temperature and the overall atmosphere in the conservatory was cold and dank. However this place is probably transformed on a warm summers afternoon - maybe not one for a damp Tuesday night in January.

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JH
1 review
Dined on 8 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Really enjoyed the basic menu that surprised with a bit of a twist n the preparation and flavouring. It was just enough to make it feel both familiar and special. Enjoyed a great cider and a fantastic wine.

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s
London
12 reviews
Dined on 6 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great Sunday lunch.

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e
London
41 reviews
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 4

Lovely place, stunning view. Food was good. Highly recommended for a romantic evening

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GC
1 review
Dined on 31 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Go for New Year's Eve! Less crowds, wonderful food and view of the fireworks over the river

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C
London
47 reviews
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Management and waiters very friendly and were able to satisfy our request for a waterfront table. Food of very good standard and presentation. well worth a visit.

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GM
London
1 review
Dined on 26 December 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great spot and very good food; service was excellent as well.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 26 December 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

Reservamos para el menú navideño, sin embargo al llegar ahí nos confirmaron que el menú no estaba disponible ese día, eso fue un poco decepcionante. Mi comida estuvo bastante buena, pero la de mi marido estaba “regular” no malo, pero tampoco especialmente bueno.

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