The Stockpot

The Stockpot at 7pm on Wednesday 2nd November, 2016. The cuisine is classic cafe with a traditional menu of British and European dishes. Actual price: £29. The Stockpot 273 King’s Road SW3 5EN Nearest station: Sloane Square (Circle Line and District Line). The nearest station is Sloane Square, but it is a fifteen minute walk… Continue reading


Chimes of Pimlico

Chimes of Pimlico 26 Churton Street, SW1V 2LP Actual price per head: £37 Nearest tube: Pimlico (Victoria Line). From Pimlico Tube Station take the Tachbrook Street exit and follow Tachbrook Street to the end, turning left into Churton Street. Only 5 minutes walk. Remarks Quite good. Reservations Ali H., Andrew W., Barry C., Colin I.,… Continue reading


The Draft House

Wednesday 6th July, 2011 The Draft House 206 Tower Bridge Road, SE1 2UP Actual price per head: £27 (reduced after an original incorrect bill for £30) Nearest tube: London Bridge (Jubilee Line and Northern Line). Remarks Slow service, great meal, excellent value. We were overcharged however. The original bill claimed that 18 * £12.75 =… Continue reading


Palm Court Brasserie

Sunday 17th April, 2011 39 King Street, WC2E 8JS Actual price per head: £30 Nearest tube: Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line). Remarks We ate at one o’clock from the Sunday roast set menu. Very good meal. Very good value. Very good company. Attendees Alan C., Alan Y., Benjamin C., Gary T., Gabriel G., George G., Ian… Continue reading



Strand Carvery

Wednesday 3rd November, 2010 372 Strand, WC2R 0JJ Actual price per head: £32 Nearest tube: Charing Cross (Bakerloo Line or Northern Line) or Covent Garden (Piccadilly Line). Remarks Nice crowd, dull venue. The three course carvery menu at £17.95 is very good value for dinner in this part of London. So too is £12.95 for… Continue reading


St Pancras Grand

Wednesday 7th April, 2010 Upper Concourse, St Pancras International Station, Euston Road, NW1 2QP Actual price per head: £44 Nearest tube: King’s Cross (Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, and Victoria Line). Remarks Lovely venue. Apple & Blackberry Crumble £6.50 Americano Coffee £2.50 Cambridge Cream £6.50 Cappuccino £2.80 Cheese… Continue reading



Damask at the Athenaeum

Wednesday 11th October, 2006 116 Piccadilly, W1J 7BJ Actual price per head: £33 Nearest tube: Green Park (Jubilee Line, Piccadilly Line, and Victoria Line). Remarks What a lovely restaurant! Food was excellent. Service was good. Drinks are pricey; the cheapest wines on the menu are £19.75 per bottle and a small mineral water is £2.50… Continue reading