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La Brasserie

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South Kensington
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272 Brompton Road | Chelsea, London SW3 2AW, England
0207813089
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08:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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Nice, France
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh how much we miss you. You were always one our favourites We feel nostalgic for all the fun times that we had together even in the early days when I was a little boy sitting on Maurice's bike or being told by Majid to behave myself. Good luck Peter - We do miss you. x

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haywards heath
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were shocked to hear that our favourite London restaurant has closed. My husband and I have been enjoying food and atmosphere here since we first met 40 years ago!! It is so much a part of our lives and has been consistently excellent over the years.This is terrible as La Brasserie became like an extended home from home. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

'Mr Scott' as I was known by the lovely staff, went to this institution for 30 years si ce setting up my business locally in 1987. I never imagined for one minute that Le Brasserie would not be here for ever. I will miss it dreadfully and nothing will fill the gaping hole that it leaves behind it. It sadly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I was so sad to recieve an email saying that they had finally closed their doors after 40+ years of business. Alwyas had a fun time here and we all loved it as a family and we have been going here for years. Thank you to all the staff who have made this a great place to eat and drink... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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233 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

There is such an old world feel to this charming brasserie. The breakfast was different and not the usual generic stuff you get. Really enjoyed our breakfast.

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Thank Amrita J
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422 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Quite a large venue has comfortable seating and a pleasant atmosphere. Service was very good. The menu offers many choices in a french bistro style. All the dishes were quite good. Duck confit is very popular and was good although the skin was not crispy. Asparagus and seafood soup appetizers were also enjoyed by all. Good range of wines available.... More 

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Thank Bruno S
London
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Last week my friends and I just pop in for supper. We where amazed by the staff friendly welcome,quality food and also by the house Merlot. Affordable with a typical French Brasserie ambience and no booking hassle.

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Thank rony832
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The is the perfect restaurant to meet friends at for lunch or supper. Its quite informal, but the service is good, and there always seems to be a buzz to the place. The food was as good as ever and I very much enjoyed the whole evening.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Been here twice and tried their rib eye steak, fries, green salad and burger. They all were average to below average yet you pay premium. Nothing on the menu is less than about $10 except sides and soft drinks which is for $5! Would go to this restaurant if it were in the side country but if I were in... More 

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Thank Hussam B
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The food is half decent but the deplorable service, hygiene and unfriendly staff kills the entire experience. Customer service is not a concept this restaurant has ever been familiar with and the manager is an idiot. And let me not get started about the cleanliness...I was sitting and a rat trap from underneath their booth got stuck to my shoe!!!... More 

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Thank jamil07
sue c, CEO at La Brasserie, responded to this review

Dear customer, We have a health and safety rating of top marks at 5 out of 5. Not many restaurants acheive this standard of excellence. We have no idea what you are talking about, a rat trap? That's ridiculous! Our managers have both been here a very long time and ate lived by our thousands of regular customers. I'm glad... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:30
Monday
08:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:30
Thursday
08:00 - 23:30
Friday
08:00 - 23:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Brompton Road | Chelsea, London SW3 2AW, England
  • Public Transportation: Tube: South Kensington Busses From Kings road, Town Hall Stop
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: 0207813089
Description
Bringing timeless Parisian chic across the Channel, La Brasserie has stood as a landmark London eatery since 1972. A refreshingly simple menu showcases time-honoured European recipes, alongside a high-end selection of boutique wines, and cocktails served from the fabulous bar. Sumptuous chef's specialities include plat du jours and seasonal menus, or classic French onion soup and beef bourguignon.

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