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CAU - St Katharine Docks

1 Commodity Quay, London E1W 1AZ, England
+44 20 7702 0341
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (236 reviews)
“empanadas” (14 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Commodity Quay, London E1W 1AZ, England
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

My husband and I dined there a few weeks ago and the food was good. Unfortunately I left my prescription glasses behind. I have only recently had surgery and they ordered us a cab so did not realise until I got home. We have tried...More

1  Thank fisherelaine
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Sadly this popular Argentinian steakhouse has served its last steak on July 19, 2018 -- part of a cost-cutting measure by the parent company trying to save the rest of their business (Gaucho restaurants). It's been a tough time for many restaurants -- reportedly the...More

2  Thank Roger B
Reviewed July 18, 2018

CAU is an Argentinian steakhouse, which sets certain expectations. The staff were helpful, but there were not enough to cover all the tables, resulting in service being slow at times, especially when it relates to the bar. The food was good, but not exceptional -...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We visited for lunch on a very hot Sunday. Food was good and service wasn't bad. The real selling point of this place was that the restaurant has bifolding doors that open onto a view of the docks. We could therefore sit in an air-conditioned...More

Thank hs710
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Have been many times. Best meat around. The burgers are maybe the best in London. Service is great without "hovering".. A bit pricy but for a nice night out its a good bet.

Thank kb359
Reviewed July 12, 2018

I was expected so much more from Cau, but our experience wasn't great. The service was very slow and we had to repeatedly ask for items which were forgotten. The staff looked overrun and poorly managed. Other customers were upset with delays for their food...More

Thank armrestdominance
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Been here with my girlfriend Saturday night. Restaurant looked busy and a bit messy to my eyes but yet still looking attractive. So we opt for it. Talk manager great as well and then gave us a tiny table close to the counter which didn’t...More

Thank Luca R
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We had very late dinner and some wine, felt very welcomed, food very nice, great to have low alcohol beer with the steak

Thank jessycarter75
CAUStKatsDock, Manager at CAU - St Katharine Docks, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Hi Jessycarter75 , Thank you for your positive feedback. We're very pleased to hear you had a great visit and enjoyed your meal. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Thanks Albion

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

2nd time we've visited Cau and we were hoping the service was going to be better . . . Unfortunately not! We were seated promptly but then it took about 5 minutes for anyone to take our drinks order- and then the table next to...More

Thank Munchkin83se
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

My cousin and I wandered down to St Katherine’s dock in search of steak and we were not disappointed. CAU served up a delicious meal and jus not to mention the onion rings as a side dish. Service was fabulous although as a tourist I...More

Thank BonVivantVoyager
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Mandy R
May 31, 2016|
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Response from AJMacD | Reviewed this property |
It is on their website. Lookup caurestaurants, find the St Katherine branch and select menus.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Commodity Quay, London E1W 1AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7702 0341
  • E-mail
When it comes to a location as spectacular as our beef, you can’t beat CAU St Katharine Docks. Located straight across from the Tower of London on the River Thames, it offers unique marina views in the middle of London and a menu to match.
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