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Smiths of Smithfield

#2,434 of 18,398 Restaurants in London
€€ - €€€British, , Vegetarian Friendly
67-77 Charterhouse Street, London EC1M 6HJ, England
+44 20 7251 7950
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (63 reviews)
“steak” (357 reviews)
“cote de boeuf” (16 reviews)
Closed Now
09:30 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
67-77 Charterhouse Street, London EC1M 6HJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The new management have ruined a great place. Rude staff and rude bouncers. No coat room, no #prosecco happy hour, ruined the layout. Not going be going that often anymore, much better bars to go around the office. You can already see it is not...More

Thank Shivam D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I used to work just round the corner from Smiths so it was a regular lunchtime and after work haunt. The food in the downstairs cafe was always terrific, the fish finger sandwich a particular favourite. The only gripe was that unless you specifically asked...More

Thank Tim_Ruxton
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tim, Thank you for the review, glad to hear you enjoyed many a lunch in our Ground Floor Cafe. We are currently refurbishing the site, so hope you'll stop by for a visit when we reopen! All the best, Susan

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with friends from USA thought dinning on top floor would be part and parcel of dinning experience Well that in it self was great choice London by night with great balcony view We sat inside and ordered some great wine but was...More

Thank W4man
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi W4man, Thank you for your feedback, we will pass this onto the team. We are have just closed for a refurbishment and will be ensuring everything is refreshed to look a lot smarter. Furthermore, we're excited to be launching new menus once we open...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a fruitful day with colleagues from the USA and The Netherlands we went to this restaurant to enjoy a great dinner. Their menu is good - specialized in meat with a lot of choice. Warm atmosphere, good for business sessions but also for romantic...More

Thank hanskeijmel
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Hans, Thanks for the kind feedback, we're thrilled you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again very soon! All the best, Susan

Reviewed 15 March 2018

Work Christmas lunch on the top floor. Fab views, good table, enjoyable food. Everyone said it was the best venue we have been to for our lunch. That was a result. Thank you.

Thank Arlette L
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Arlette, We're delighted you and your team enjoyed your visit to SMITHS, thanks for the lovely review. We hope to see you again very soon. All the best, Susan

Reviewed 7 March 2018

Food in 2nd floor dining room good but service really slow and inattentive. Avoid if you only have an hour for lunch!!

1  Thank OscarNice
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hi Oscar, Thanks for the feedback, we'll flag this with the team and aim to improve our service. We do hope to see you again soon. All the best, Susan

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My friend & I were excited to be re-visiting our old haunt Smiths for breakfast as this was a frequent location for us when working at the Barbican. However, we were very disappointed by the lack of service, having to ask 3 times for someone...More

Thank Lucy P
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi Lucy, Thank you for your comments, we're sorry to read that your visit did not reflect our usual high standards and would like to apologise for this. Please can you send more details to the feedback email on our website so our team can...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Had the all day breakfast menu on the ground floor today and really liked this place. Not busy but didn't matter as the vibe was a Sunday relaxing theme. Staff are really great, even if hard to get their attention of. Prices are ok and...More

Thank Paul F
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi Paul, Thanks for the kind review, much appreciated. Glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. All the best, Susan

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Had lunch here on Friday and initially very quiet and empty, it is very much a summer venue as open all the concertina doors out to wonderful balcony with seating. That said it filled up quickly to give a lively and warm atmosphere. Food was...More

Thank DamonCS
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hi Damon, Thanks for the lovely review, glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you in summer! All the best, Susan

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Visited last year and was underwhelmed but was encouraged by the managers reply to my review to return and was glad I did. Had a lovely evening. Excellent customer service and good food. A lovely atmosphere for a celebration meal.

Thank KAW687
Susan Z, Guest Relations Manager at Smiths of Smithfield, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hi KAW687, Thanks for sharing your feedback, we're delighted you returned for another try and enjoyed a lovely evening. Hope to see you again very soon. All the best, Susan

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focal point for all things foodie though. Spend enough
time wondering through the area's maze of streets and
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Waikiki1
3 November 2017|
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Response from Darryl M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry visited middle floor
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Lesley C
21 July 2017|
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Response from Robbni | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual as far as I could tell.
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Samantha261067
25 May 2017|
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Response from Susan Z | Property representative |
Hi, on behalf of the team at 'SMITHS' yes, of course, you can, there’s no better way to finish a meal experience! There may be the odd exception if a private booking is using the space but reservations will be able to advise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$112
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 15:30
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67-77 Charterhouse Street, London EC1M 6HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Clerkenwell
  • Neighbourhood: Clerkenwell
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7251 7950
  • E-mail
Description
Smiths of Smithfield is a behemoth of a venue with four floors of a converted warehouse providing four distinct offerings. The Ground Floor Cafe is an open plan industrial space famous for top London breakfasts and the classic SOS burger. The First Floor Cocktail Bar and offers bespoke SOS and classic cocktails along with simple sharing plates and our 2 Private Dining Rooms. The 2nd Floor Dining Room with a focus on beef and meat reflecting smithfields meat market - located opposite, with an emphasis on provenance of the dishes and British food at its best. The Top Floor Restaurant and Terrace offers Rare Breed Meat cooked to perfection with stunning views across the city.
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