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The Place

) #2,013 of 17,834 Restaurants in London €€ - €€€ Spanish, European, Gluten Free Options
Albany Street | Osnaburgh Street, London NW1 3UP, England
+44 20 7391 3000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
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Spanish, European, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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Albany Street | Osnaburgh Street, London NW1 3UP, England
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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I had the chance to eat different times at The Place, and my experience is overall very positive due to the excellent service granted by the waiters who work there. The quality of the food is averagely good, nonetheless, the real force of this restaurant...More

Thank Brando P
Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Brando P, Many thanks for your very kind review. It is very satisfying for us to know you enjoyed your visit to The Place Restaurant! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed not only the quality our products but also the amazing service...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

We always stay at the Melia on business trips and love visiting the restaurant: lots of healthy options, fresh, and atypical for a hotel. Valerio was particularly helpful finding dishes for our young son Sebastian (and entertaining him too).More

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Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear leffertsale, Many thanks for your kind review. It is very satisfying for us to know you enjoyed your visit to The Place restaurant! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed not only the quality our products but also the amazing service of our...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016

The place is in the Media White-house hotel. It is a buffet restaurant where they serve both breakfast and dinner to both hotel guests and visitors. The breakfast was always okey but dinner was often a challenge as the food was ALWAYS cold and the...More

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Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Word_Traveller_ZA, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are sorry that you did not thoroughly enjoy your time with us. Rest assured, your comments have been taken on board in order to take all the necessary actions to improve our service. We...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016

I have been in London 5 times this year, all of them staying at the Melia White House and enjoying its restaurant The Place. There are several reasons to go there: - Amazing service, in particular Valerio made me feel like at home and was...More

Thank Marina I
Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Marina I, First of all, we would like to thank you for sharing your excellent review on Tripadvisor regarding your recent experience at The Place Restaurant. It is a pleasure for us to know that you would recommend us and that you have enjoyed...More

Reviewed 30 November 2016

Very fine food, lot of choices , quiet atmosphere The buffet is absolutely wonderful ! Valentina & Caroline are so pleasant & welcoming

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I have been eating and it offers a good selection of food, salads and main courses. Conveniently located inside the Melia White House hotel. I highly recommend this place to have either breakfast, lunch or dinnerMore

Thank Daniel C
Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Hi Daniel C, Thank you for sharing your experience of our restaurant on TripAdvisor! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your experience and would recommend us to other people. Our food is made using only the highest quality produce, enabling you to enjoy...More

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We went for a family meal and chose to go for the buffet . It was amazing food and had lots of variety for all tastes (also lots or veggi food which was good for me!) Staff were very nice and fun. (Especially Valerio, Sara,...More

Thank Rebecca D
Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Rebecca D, Muchas Gracias! What a wonderful review - we are absolutely delighted to read that you and your family had a great time with us as a result of our lovely food and staff. Your comments have been passed on to Valerio, Sara,...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

At the place we encountered a pleasant surprise, not only by the quality/price being well balanced (the mediterranean buffet is very variated), but mostly due to the attentiveness and pleasantness of the staff, Valentina and Camillo were outstanding and made our evenings a delight, The...More

Thank Johnny F
Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear Mr Johnny F, What a pleasure to read such a nice review! Thank you! We are delighted to read that you enjoyed not only the quality but also de amazing service of our colleagues Valentina and Camilo. We will definitely share your feedback with...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My experience at The Place restaurant was overall positive. The restaurant is for both sit-in and take away, hence, it is very functional. The quality of the food is consistent and continuously averagely-high, with extremely good food variations. The foods that I mostly liked were...More

Thank Brando P
Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Hi Brando P, Thank you ever so much for your wonderful review of The Place Restaurant! Your wonderful comments are very encouraging in our pursuit to deliver the highest level of service and we can't wait to welcome you here again soon. Your comments have...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016

The restaurant is inside the Melia White House Hotel, they have a nice breakfast (hard to beat that price in London), mediterranean style buffet during lunch and dinner, with very nice desserts. The food is freshly cooked and althuogh it is not a fancy restaurant,...More

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Melia W, Guest Relations Manager at The Place, responded to this review

Dear gigi109, Thanks a lot for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are so glad to read that you enjoyed your experience at The Place! We are very grateful for the wonderful comments dedicated to our staff and in particular to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$39
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:30
Monday
06:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 22:30
Thursday
06:30 - 22:30
Friday
06:30 - 22:30
Saturday
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Albany Street | Osnaburgh Street, London NW1 3UP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7391 3000
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Melia White House
Description
A stylish yet informal eatery located inside the Melia White House London, The Place Restaurant is a unique concept in central London. The restaurants traditional deli will have guests spoiled for choice with more than 35 different items to choose from on a daily basis including traditional Spanish meats and cheeses, organic products from around Europe such as French duck foie-gras, Italian cherry tomatoes and of course British bread & dairy.