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Ruby Blue

#4,324 of 18,456 Restaurants in London
$$ - $$$, , British
1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
+49 163 2046720
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible17%
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Pub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

i was given a celebrate in london package as a present from grandchildren for xmas when i went to book the theatre tickets i was told that to see dream girls the value was 25 pounds a ticket and it would be right at the...More

1  Thank sscham
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I visited this place with friends and enjoyed every moment. The staff are so friendly and do an amazing job keeping their customers happy. The food was lovely, we ate Calamari for starter and steak and chips for our main course.....it was delicious. We watched...More

1  Thank Nicky C
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We looked at the website and decided to go here for pre-dinner cocktails because of their "50% off drinks" offer between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. We were disappointed to find that this only applies Sunday - Friday. There is no mention of this anywhere...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The venue is easy to find, beautiful decor. We had 2 course meal, food was lovely, ordered calamari and bbq chicken main. Drinks were not included and quite pricey. Cocktails ranging from £8/£9 and bottle Bulmers £6, they bought over a glass of prosecco each...More

Thank nolly83
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the 99 Comedy Club at Ruby Blue. Comedy show was very funny, well located just off Leicester Square. Tickets for show itself decent value at £18 each for three stand up comics on the night, some known names too. Included entry to nightclub for...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Chose ruby blue as it was part of the aladdin theatre package. We were seated quickly and food came out in decent time. Only issues we had was it was very cold in there and music was a bit loud to hear each other

Thank Janet T
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Wouldn't return here. On arrival, there was a bad toilet smell which has been mentioned in previous reviews. Some of the seats were scruffy and torn and held together with tape. There was chewing gum stuck to the underside of the table. This was pointed...More

1  Thank CazNLW
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I've never posted an online review like this before but the service was so poor I registered an account just to write this. £15 entry for a tiny room where you're squashed in like a pack of sardines isn't ideal to be honest. Even the...More

4  Thank davidG7329EV
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Great deal for central London. We have eaten here several times using taste card and if you are dining early i the evening you can also enjoy 'happy hour' drinks. Brilliant value, great views and the food was good too.

Thank reneella
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I wish i could give minus ratings. We went to the club with a large party, which some members already inside. When sitting in the cue (in my wheelchair) i got to the front and i was told thier was no lift and i was...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Questions & Answers
Bal U
5 May 2018|
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Response from Emma W | Reviewed this property |
I wasn’t in the music area, however from what I gathered the music is upbeat in the other room.
Nail A
18 December 2017|
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Response from Debby294 | Reviewed this property |
hi we bought the package a meal and a show £39 each they will be on the internet i think.
14 October 2017|
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Response from RubyBlueManagement | Property representative |
Hi, I would advise to book a table in the restaurant if you are going to have dinner. if you would like just bar food you are able to just come in and use a table in our bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 54
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
5:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Leicester Place | Leicester Square, London WC2H 7BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +49 163 2046720
  • E-mail
Situated just off London's Leicester Square, Ruby Blue is a bar and restaurant where you'll find everyone from clubbers to theatre-goers or tourists to Londoners, soaking up that London atmosphere. When it comes to dining, Ruby Blue is deliciously on the case. Choose from an interestingly varied menu while you're entertained by a live pianist (Sat only). Tempting new dishes including the Chargrilled Lemon & Thyme Marinated Chicken & the new Sticky Chilli Lamb Rump served with sweet potatoes, yoghurt & coriander sauce. Finish with the indulgent Chocolate Fudge Brownie for a truly spectacular meal. Perfect for an intimate dinner for 2 or a fun party night. Sumptuous booths, a gorgeous restaurant and a luxurious lounge make Ruby Blue the ideal venue for a midweek hangout or weekend treat. Happy Hour at Ruby Blue: 17:00 - 20:00, all drinks, everyday!
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