L'Ami Malo

4.6
85 reviews
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£25 and under
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Creperie
Top tags:
  • Cosy
  • Good for a Date
  • Lunch
Welcome to L'Ami Malo, a modern Crêperie! We look forward to serving you. Our restaurant is trying to give you an unforgettable experience with our savoury buckwheat galettes and also choice of sweet crepes. Are you gluten free? Then our restaurant is the best choice for you as our menu is almost 80% gluten free!
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Creperie, French
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Hours of Operation
Tue–Sat 12:00–22:00
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Phone number
020 7247 8595
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Executive Chef
Williams Guillemot
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Private Party Facilities
Would you like to manage your private event? We can help you with that! Our maximum party size is 20 people. With our pre-order you can have 3 course menu just for £23. For more informations please contact info@lamimalo.com
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Public Transit
Liverpool Street is the closest station.
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 85 People Are Saying
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l
London
4 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Delightful staff, ambience and food. Really enjoyed my evening. A real find!

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S
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a delicious gluten free meal. Thank you - what a treat.
Great service and good value.
Can’t wait to go again.

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T
London
1 review
Dined on 6 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The staff were very accommodating of mine and my friend's babies and buggies - difficult in a small restaurant but they showed patience and kindness which is exactly what we needed. The food was beautifully prepared in front of us by the chef who chatted with us and it was utterly delicious, all the staff were very friendly. Overall an extremely lovely lunch.

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OT
London
27 reviews
Dined on 25 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As ever dinner at L'ami was perfect, friendly, good food and well within budget even with two ravenous half term youngsters!

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PF
London
1 review
Dined on 16 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Excellent food extremely delicate. Most interesting approach to “crepes” and creative mix. Certainly worth the visit

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OT
London
9 reviews
Dined on 16 October 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Nice experience!!

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NH
London
7 reviews
Dined on 16 October 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Interesting take on galettes, with a decent variety of fillings, pleasant restaurant and surroundings and ultimately and most importantly very tasty cuisine. Vegetarian options and reasonable selection of deserts.
Overall I would recommend for a pleasant lunch. Service was also good.

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E
1 review
Dined on 5 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The galettes were amazing. Service was really friendly.

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KH
London
2 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful food in a beautiful restaurant! I have been here several times now and it has never disappointed. The menu changes regularly which is great and the food is just stunning.

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c
London
21 reviews
Dined on 27 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Best crèpe in London, great service and good location.

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MM
London
1 review
Dined on 20 September 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Delicious food, beautifully presented. We used Groupon and it was very good value too.

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OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 15 September 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Very cute restaurant, food is delicious and the service is amazing! The only problem is that it was quite empty and then closed very early for a Saturday night... would go back only if it were a little buzzier...

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KW
1 review
Dined on 15 September 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 2

Very good, little French restaurant, serving a variety of French cuisine, but specialising in crepes through starters, mains and desserts. Full of little tables for two. Just right for date night. Food was good and service was great. Only downside was some new age parents and their two kids, Dilonand Ellisa running amok....

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P
London
4 reviews
Dined on 14 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Another spectacular evening. Even better than the first time. Delicious Makis, Gallettes and crepes. Thank you to L Ami Malo team.

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A
London
29 reviews
Dined on 12 September 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

First time dining with a friend for lunch. The food was very good and so was the service. I'd definitely go again.

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SF
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

A lovely atmosphere and very good staff. A delicious and creative food. Being French and loving the traditional crepes, I was happily surprised. This is my 2nd time now and happy to go back and take more friends.

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MI
Newcastle
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

Good food, nice atmosphere. A little distracting being so close to the kitchen but that's all part of the fun.

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OT
London
27 reviews
Dined on 4 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As usual food and service at L'ami Malo was perfect, in a friendly ambience. For a pleasant mid week dinner at a very reasonable price it can't be beaten!

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MP
1 review
Dined on 30 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The food and the service were excellent! Just amazing time!

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FG
London
8 reviews
Dined on 28 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I went with a friend because of the Timeout voucher but we both agreed that we would come again.

It was hard to choose what we wanted because the menu was fantastic and what we did order was delicious. I hope they see more custom come there way.

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PR
London
12 reviews
Dined on 18 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We purchased the time out voucher for £16 for two courses and a drink.
We all had a mixture of starter and main or main and dessert. We all tried each other’s food.
The starters were a good size portion and tasty.
The mains were a good sized portion and filling.
The desserts were tasty. The Apple crepe with ice cream particularly.
Everyone was really happy.
I particularly liked the music in the background - A mix of French chilled out soul and reggae. It was fab.
Would definitely go again and worth the money.
The staff were really chilled and nice too.
The venue is quite petite but lovely.
I don’t think it would be great for a noisy bunch - but maybe downstairs would be better.

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P
London
4 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

10/10. I can say this restaurant is above and beyond the excellent mark. Delicious maki rolls and galettes, best gin and tonic, very creative cocktails, friendly and VIP service. Well done L Ami Malo, finally I can say I have visited the best restaurant in London.

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CM
London
1 review
Dined on 11 August 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Amazing food, good atmosphere waitress and boss really friendly. I recommend

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OT
London
27 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As ever L’ami provided a pleasant tasty evening with a relaxed ambiance - reliably perfect 👍

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 3 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Came here for an evening meal with a friend and it was a lovely place! Not too loud and noisy so we were able to catch up! Love the location!

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LL
London
110 reviews
Dined on 27 July 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

Good gluten free food, set lunch menu was value for money

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SL
London
1 review
Dined on 19 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food with very nice presentation and delicate tastes, excellent service and good value especially with the 3 course lunch menu. Will be back!

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GX
London
5 reviews
Dined on 13 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

L'ami malo was a very nice surprise, a bit of France in the heart of the City.
We shared a couple of appetizers (which were fine) and had two galettes which were just amazing.
The cocktails were really nice too.

Perfect for a date, hope to come back soon.

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DM
London
2 reviews
Dined on 5 July 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Great food and service!

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S
London
265 reviews
Dined on 13 June 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

Lovely nook in Spitalfields - delicious crepes and imaginative desserts.

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AM
London
4 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very nice ambiance! Literally feeling like you are in France. Could not believe that pancakes could be turned into a fine dining! Great place!

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N
London
15 reviews
Dined on 29 May 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

Really loved it here, just wished there had been other diners! Visited with a friend for dinner on Tuesday evening and we were the only diners. We shared the duck leg and ham galette, followed by a crepe Suzette under another name. All delicious! Good wine options although quite pricey at £36+ a bottle. Warm service. Recommended.

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YY
London
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really delicious food and helpful and affable staff. This is my second time back and I've enjoyed everything. Shared maki rolls both times - delicious. For mains, had the confit duck leg the first time and the cod wrapped in buckwheat the second - both really yummy. Really liked the sides they came with as well - very picturesque on the plate and adds to the flavour/texture. Not sure why confit duck leg is listed under 'galettes' though, since it's really not a traditional galette, but rather contains some buckwheat component (it's wrapped around the red cabbage) - but so does the cod wrapped in buckwheat, which is not listed under 'galettes'. Anyway, this has nothing to do with the quality of the food. Desserts - had the soufflé crêpe the first time, which was yummy but more soufflé than crêpe. Had the four apple compôte crêpe the second time which absolutely delicious - the crêpe really wowed me - I like visiting different crêperies around London (because I love crêpes) and I think this is the best one I've had. Drinks were also very nice, really recommend the Belle cocktail even though it is very strong.

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SZ
London
4 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing!
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TP
1 review
Dined on 18 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Cosy restaurant with modern yet intimate decor. Food was excellent with the central theme being crepes but options to deviate away. cocktails certainly packed a punch also. Staff were attentive without being overbearing. In summary, great place in the city for a catch up dinner with a friend or an easy going date night.

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CO
London
2 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We had a voucher from Time Out which was extremely good value at £19 for three courses and a drink. Nevertheless, we would eat here again without a special offer. We had one salmon and one avocado maki roll to start and a goats' cheese and a salmon galette as the main, with crepes to finish. The food was excellent and the cocktails well-made. The service was outstanding - friendly, helpful and attentive without being pushy.

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OT
London
27 reviews
Dined on 17 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

0nce again L'ami Malo provided a perfect evening - good food, excellent wine and perfect service, all at a very reasonable price. The taste of Brittany a stone's thro from the hustle and bustle of Liverpool Street.

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HF
1 review
Dined on 16 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

I enjoyed the quality of the food, atmosphere and service so much that I wrote about it on my Facebook page telling all my friends about it. Shame it’s not closer to where I live I would definitely be a regular!

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CD
London
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

It was my second time at L'ami Malo and the experience was equally good. I took some friends there to taste this modern french cuisine and they loved it. Just a shame that not many member of the staff are from Brittany (typical food from there), that would add to the experience and be more authentic.

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FI
London
13 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Very creative menu, they take the traditional French crepe and galette to the next level, dishes are visually attractive and extremely palatable

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