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“Solid cooking and great staff”

Alyn Williams at the Westbury
Ranked #124 of 25,458 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$77 - US$115
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Mayfair
Description: Elegant, understated and chic, Alyn Williams at The Westbury is a shining star in Mayfair’s ever-growing Michelin constellation.Following eight years perfecting his craft with Marcus Wareing in the Berkeley Hotel, Alyn Williams stepped into the spotlight with the opening of his eponymous restaurant in the autumn of 2011 – and has already made quite an impact.A Michelin star, Three AA Rosette Award, top 15 ranking in the UK’s 100 Best Restaurants and National Chef of the Year crown have catapulted Alyn and our sophisticated establishment to the top of everyone’s fine dining wish list.We’re committed to sourcing only the best available seasonal ingredients; keeping cooking straightforward with contemporary touches; ensuring presentation is spotless and service, lead by Giancarlo Princigalli, is superb.Two very special private dining rooms offer an extra dimension to your Alyn Williams experience that will make any occasion truly memorable. The unique Wine Salon is the focal point of the restaurant where up to eight guests can dine surrounded by some of the world’s finest wines. Here, traditional restaurant ritual is turned on its head and guests only select their wine, from which Alyn will create a totally bespoke menu to complement the chosen bottle. For larger parties, the stunning Aspen Room seats up to 18 guests.Combining contemporary cooking with timeless surroundings all wrapped up in in a five star luxury destination, Alyn Williams at The Westbury has brought even more star quality to Mayfair.
Reviewed December 10, 2017

This is the 2nd time we've eaten here, and we return as we were blown away with the brilliant and imaginative cooking last time.

As before we had the tasting menu. The food was brilliantly cooked and very tasty. The staff were helpful, knowledge and efficient. But something about the experience this time was missing. We were in a side room instead of the main restaurant so the atmosphere was lacking. The food felt a bit formulaic, like the kitchen was just going through the motions - and for the money I expected to be blown away as we were the first.

Don't get me wrong, the cooking and food is excellent and every morsels delicious. If you have never eaten here before, and want fine dining then don't hesitate - just book it.

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Thank SimonTLondon
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

I went to the restaurant with friends. Great atmosphere, nice relaxing service. The service was extremely good the choice of food and drink was also very good. We decided to have the seven course tasting menu with wine paring. There was are extra lobster dish available so we had that too. First class meal and service, thank you to all those involved

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

My mum took me here for my birthday and we enjoyed a fabulous 5 course tasting menu.

The staff were attentive and knowledgable about the food being served. The wine list is extensive and has some great gems.

The food...DELICIOUS! The presentation...BEAUTIFUL!

I cannot wait to come again.

Thank you for making my birthday so special.

Thank drlisainnz
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

Booked the private dining area for a business lunch of 16 guests and was blown away by the food. I had several e-mails with the management beforehand and we put together a bespoke 7 course tasting menu and the results were outstanding.
Each course was delicious, packed with flavour and the service second to none. Expensive, yes but worth it, without question.
Thank you to all the team for making our event that bit extra special!

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Thank phil1978Cheshire
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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

We went for my Wife’s 50th Birthday lunch , we had the 5 course taster . It was amazing . From start to finish a taste sensation . We added the cheese coarse which is a must . The service was so good , we were made to feel very special . A very modern but Classy Restuarant, very worthy of it Michelin star ⭐️.
Thank you to all staff especially the maitre D , he was so friendly .
Lunch deal is so worth every penny .
Ian and Ann

Thank Sunbelievable
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