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The Gallery

#4,045 of 18,290 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€British, , Gluten Free Options
181 Piccadilly | Upper ground floor restaurant within Fortnum & Mason., London W1A 1ER, England
+44 20 7734 8040
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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181 Piccadilly | Upper ground floor restaurant within Fortnum & Mason., London W1A 1ER, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We made an impromptu stop after a long day in town whilst celebrating my wife's birthday. Not only did they find us a table on a typically busy day at Fortnum's but service was very friendly the tea and cakes delicious -- furthermore on discovering...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Meeting the boyfriend's parents for the first time - at Fortnum and Mason's - well why not? It was a good choice as were all attending the RA Summer Exhibition that day so was just across the road. Menu wasn't the most veggie friendly so...More

Thank fluffievelluto
Reviewed 15 May 2017

After touring some sights in the morning and walking through St. James Park, we stumbled upon The Gallery at Fortnum & Mason. The menu had a number of interesting choices and we both settled for the Highland Scramble. It was absolutely delicious - scrambled eggs...More

Thank NYCityfoodie
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Was getting of the train in the cold weather look a cross the road at this wonderful place desideb to visit soon as I walk in just loved it will go back there in the future

Thank Jessie012345
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed lunch here after a visit to the Royal Academy of Arts. I had the chicken,leek and tarragon pie with a side of purple sprouting broccoli and wife had fish and chips. Food was very good and service was attentive without...More

Thank John David H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

My husband and I had a delicious lunch. As expected the food and drinks were superb, and the service exceptional. The ambience is lovely, casual and relaxing. Highly recommended.

Thank BrantTraveller
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Tend to eat here often. Nice open feel and well spaced tables. Had a double portion of dressed crab with fries and my friend had the fish and chips which is always good. The accompanying white wines were excellent. Nice friendly service.

Thank Vsm09
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had the 3 course meal deal and it was excellent from start to finish: great service, food (delicious & decent portions), drink and atmosphere. Of course it is not the cheapest, but you are at one of the most famous stores in London and...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Readers need to know that I love Fortnum & Mason, the store's employees are delightful and the tea is the best I have ever had, so I was really looking forward to have cream tea at the Gallery, but I I got was two very...More

Thank Renee T
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The hostess said the chef had to redo our fish because he wasn't satisfied. After 45 minutes it came and had a bloody red section where it wasn't cleaned properly. The hostess reduced my 28 GBP bill by 4 pounds! But I pointed out that...More

4  Thank john23
St. James's
Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII,
the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier
destination for high end craft and bespoke design.
Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which
indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the
establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during
a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s
Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing
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Katherine L
10 November 2016|
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Response from sue a | Reviewed this property |
Yes stairs and no lift to The Gallery. But why dont you rather book at one of F&Ms other restaurants which the lifts will serve? There are at least 2 others. The Gallery is bland, with wooden floors and wooden tables, so... More
aj b
16 November 2015|
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Response from Jack M | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous reply. You may have been misquoted, but should check again.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:30
10:00 - 19:00
10:30 - 18:30
10:00 - 19:00
10:30 - 18:30
10:00 - 19:00
10:30 - 18:30
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10:30 - 18:30
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10:30 - 18:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Piccadilly | Upper ground floor restaurant within Fortnum & Mason., London W1A 1ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > St. James's
  • Neighbourhood: St. James's
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7734 8040
  • E-mail
Our light and lively Gallery Restaurant has a well-deserved reputation for offering “tastes of the Food Hall”, with fresh and seasonal menus using ingredients of the highest quality and known provenance.
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