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The Nook, London, England

The Nook

4.7
4.7
154 Reviews
£26 to £40
Contemporary European
  • Neighbourhood gem
  • Great for fine wines
  • Charming
Wine Bar with Contemporary European Food, Varied Wine List, Coffee and Craft Beer

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2 people

19:00


Booked 5 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    £26 to £40
  • Cuisines
    Contemporary European, Turkish, Mediterranean
  • Hours of Operation
    Fri, Sat 12:00–20:00 Sun 10:00–18:00 Brunch Sat, Sun 10:00–15:00
  • Phone number
    020 7288 2929
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive Chef
    Lale Oztek-Pook
  • Area
    Islington
  • Parking Details
    None
  • Public Transit
    Highbury and Islington Underground Station - 5 min walk Canonbury Station- 5 min walk Multiple buses serve the area
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Full Bar, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeaway, Wine

What 154 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.7
4.7 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.8Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseEnergetic

Loved For

  • London

    Best Service

  • London

    Contemporary European

  • North London

    Best Overall

  • North London

    Best Food

  • North London

    Best Service

  • North London

    Great for fine wines

154 Reviews
  1. OpenTable Diner

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 13 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything we ate was beautiful and the staff were delightful

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  2. SusieM

    Baltimore

    16 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on 8 June 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great local place. Food and service excellent. Gus and team are great.

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  3. Danield

    London

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 10 May 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Friendly service, food fresh and good. Portions small, fairly expensive (eg £5 for a few pieces of sourdough, wine about £10 per glass, £ 60 a bottle. Spend 120 for two. Too much for a wine/ tapas like food.

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  4. Monique

    London

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 11 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent flavoursome dishes. The burrata and houmous were especially good but we loved everything and will definitely go back.

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  5. TheBear

    London

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 30 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Delightful tapas in a small wine bar with a bottle of cava. Good friends, great chat, nice staff who were very attentive. Not the cheapest but great quality.

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  6. GabrielleO

    London

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on 16 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The Nook is quite simply a little gem. The two dishes we had were wonderful and the wine was delicious.

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  7. Georgia

    Oxford

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 1 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Had a lovely meal here with all my friends, the food was delicious and the wine is fantastic !

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  8. Manton

    London

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on 1 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    A small, intimate space where the food, drinks and service are all first-rate. Although we live south of the river, we'd definitely come back again and recommend to friends and family who live nearer by.

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  9. Greview

    London

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Cosy vibe with good food with all the staff being super friendly

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  10. Eillie

    London

    7 reviews

    4.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on 13 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Lovely little venue. Music was slightly loud but everything else was nice enough

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FAQs

The Nook does offer delivery in partnership with Deliveroo. The Nook also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at 020 7288 2929.

The Nook is rated 4.7 stars by 154 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

19:00


Booked 5 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for The Nook

220 St Paul Road, Highbury, London, England N1 2LL

Additional information

  • Area
    Islington
  • Hours of Operation
    Fri, Sat 12:00–20:00 Sun 10:00–18:00 Brunch Sat, Sun 10:00–15:00
  • Price
    £26 to £40
  • Cuisines
    Contemporary European, Turkish, Mediterranean
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    None
  • Public Transit
    Highbury and Islington Underground Station - 5 min walk Canonbury Station- 5 min walk Multiple buses serve the area
  • Payment Options
    Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Lale Oztek-Pook
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Full Bar, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeaway, Wine
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