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Glassblower

#4,897 of 18,467 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, British,
40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London W1B 5JY, England
+44 20 7734 8547
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“shepherds pie” (2 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
“nice pub” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Brew Pub, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London W1B 5JY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Glassblower at around 16:00 on a Monday afternoon. The ground floor of the pub was very busy and also very loud; however, we managed to find a table in the lovely dining room upstairs. My mum and I were both very impressed...More

Thank neaxiope
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, glad you liked the chips, we have a new supplier and we think they are great too! Pleased you enjoyed your visit. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolute gem of a pub/restaurant in central London. We always make a point of going when visiting London. Staff always very friendly, great food and atmosphere. Can get very busy - understandably - but this doesn't affect service or prevent staff from being friendly. If...More

1  Thank marycalvert22
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks so much for leaving us a lovely review. Hope your travels brings you to London to see us again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in London for a couple days holiday with my husband, we adored this pub, especially Gini, the bartender that we met there. Lovely place, BEST drinks and people. We’ll be back!!!

Thank Cri C
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you so much for leaving us a lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another enjoyable visit, as always staff very friendly and informative, great selection of gins for me! Look forward to my next trip to London and this place, cheers!

Thank wendyashford
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We love gin too!! Thanks for taking the time to give us a lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've just had the most unmitigated pleasure of having an amazing experience in this establishment, served by the delightful Ginny who was fantastically informative in terms of menu, afterwards in the bar the excellence of service continued, me and my party had an outstanding experience...More

Thank Derek B
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your lovely comments. Glad you enjoyed your visit. Hopefully see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fab family meal here, staff really friendly and welcoming food was delish! Will return when we’re next in London

Thank Ruth E
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to give us positive feedback. Really glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon. Have a lovely weekend!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this pub while wondering around, nice and cosy pub with friendly staff and good selection of drinks

Thank Robert S
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your lovely feedback. Appreciate you taking the time to give us a good review. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

A very nice pub, clean and not too busy for a Saturday afternoon. I had the steak pie, which was good, but the vegetables and mash it came with were excellent. The beer was nice, the staff helpful and pleasant. Overall a nice stop off...More

Thank Steven B
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave us positive feedback. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Arrived into a silent and VERY awkward dining room. Walked downstairs to order the "thick sausage and caramelized onion bloomer sandwich". When it arrived I found about half a jar of chutney inside the bread and the hard, cold sausages were actually chippalatas. After decomposing...More

Thank Kate R
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

I am really sorry you did not have a good experience. Did you speak to a member of the staff at the time?

Reviewed February 8, 2018

We had started our evening in The Queens Head - a very good pub but so close to the tube station it was packed. Just a few yards further north is the Glassblower - a Greene King pub (usually means well managed). The Glassblower was...More

Thank johnGerrardsCross
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for your lovely review. I really appreciate you taking the time to leave positive feedback. Really hope to see you soon. Thanks again

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Brew Pub, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London W1B 5JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7734 8547
  • E-mail
Description
Two floor Soho pub serving food and large selection of craft and local beers. Room available for private events
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