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Hix Oyster & Chop House

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36-37 Greenhill Rents | Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6BN, England
+44 20 7017 1930
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Miami Beach, Florida
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497 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Did not try the oysters but went for a split pea and has soup (terrific), a sirloin steak with their various sauces (loved it even though I am not a big meat eater) and some sides of fries (of course) and broccoli di rape (cooked perfectly). The wine list is well constructed and the prices reasonable. Great place to eat... More 

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Thank John K
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for dinner with friends. Food was good, but not spectacular and slightly overpriced. Nevertheless a good evening!

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Thank norapk2016
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely quick lunch at Hix today. Hanger steak was excellent and it came with a daring (for London) grilled marrow on the bone. Delicious.

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Thank James L
Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. Just wow. I ended up eating all the oysters as my friend was too squeamish. Possibly the most delicious food in London. Everything was so tasty - every single mouthful. It was pretty expensive but kind of worth it.

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Thank Denise P
riyadh
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Third time we have been here. Sunday lunch this time. The food is incredible, we tried most of the starters and the oysters. Sublime food. The service is fantastic and the venue does not feel crowded even when full

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Thank iainmacb
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a long established restaurant with a great range of fish and meat. I had the oysters as a starter and they were the freshest and most succulent I have had for a long time. Also the fish which was excellent. My partner had the lamb which was also perfectly cooked, pink and very soft - just perfect. The... More 

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Thank Adrian N
St Albans, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Hix is rated as one of the best steak restaurants in London. The service is very good, the place is very casual and the menu is pretty varied if you like oyster, fish and steak. We had the crackling which was delicious, followed by some nice starters. Went for the sirloin on the bone and have to say, most definitely... More 

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Thank Gallo859615
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Incredible loch ryan oysters with ponzu sauce. The T-bone was disappointing considering the high price.

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Thank Pablo G
London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Last minute dinner with no booking on a busy xmas week but the staff found us a space at the bar. Top notch from then on. The heaven and the earth starter (wild boar black pudding) was rich but worth every bite. For mains we both had the veal chop - at £35 it must be one of the most... More 

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Tasty food served pleasantly in a casual atmosphere. Nothing here to rave about or travel far to visit, but a good restaurant in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, British, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36-37 Greenhill Rents | Cowcross Street, London EC1M 6BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Clerkenwell
  • Neighbourhood: Clerkenwell
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7017 1930

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Clerkenwell
Owing to its proximity to Smithfield Market – the site of an ancient meat market which remains in operation today – Clerkenwell boasts a plethora of globally renowned restaurants, fabulous local eateries, and some of London's favorite pubs. This isn't merely a focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough time wondering through the area's maze of streets and you might become accustomed to the litany of slinky models passing between Clerkenwell's handful of fashion houses. Far outnumbering the models are craftspeople and designers, many of them are more than happy to welcome visitors into their studios and showrooms.
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