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Island Grill & Bar

Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY, England
+44 20 7551 6070
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chocolate trio” (18 reviews)
“steak” (80 reviews)
“scallops” (39 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY, England
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Reviewed today

I had the chance to have dinner at the lovely Island Grill while in London with a couple of good friends.The location of the restaurant is very central,being literally next to Lancaster Gate station and opposite Hyde Park.I could'nt really fault a thing.Food and service...More

Thank Squirrel47753578
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Island Grill did not disappoint us! We have had three courses and a bottle of wine. For our starters we ordered scallops and superfood salad. For the main course we both ordered sea bass from the specials menu which was absolutely delicious! Our waiter Lucas...More

Thank Meshen
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We decided to try this restaurant because it was close to our hotel and it looked like a very nice restaurant. I was worried when we walked up and saw the restaurant was almost empty. The host asked if we had reservations and we said...More

Thank TheresaJSG
RLL_Bars-Restaurants, Manager at Island Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear TheresaJSG, Thank you for taking time to leave the comment, your feedback is very valued. We are sorry to hear that Island Grill restaurant left such an impression on you and your rightful expectations were not met. While we cannot go back in time...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food for reasonable price. Excellent service. The mussels and chicken liver parfait (entree) were superb. The hake was excellent, but the broccoli was a little over-seasoned. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank ThomasP6582
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Dear Thomas P, Thank you for your comment and feedback - next time you come in, we are happy to adjust seasoning to your liking. We hope to see you at Island Grill soon. Island Grill team

Reviewed 17 August 2018

I took nephew here for lunch on a daytrip to London. Nephew enjoyed his burger which was 'the best he's ever had', but then he's only 14! My asparagus and broad bean risotto was okay but not brilliant. It was slightly overcooked and did not...More

1  Thank AnanB
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Dear AnanB, Thank you for your review and we are delighted to read the burger was so appreciated! We are grateful for the feedback on the other dish too, something we can learn from - this dish is already out of the menu as the...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We live quite local to the Island Grill and have passed by many times but never been in. I think the reasons for this is that it looks nothing from the outside, not very appealing and maybe a little old fashioned. We went on this...More

Thank DottyG49
Management response:Responded 14 August 2018

Dear DottyG49, Thank you so much for your review and recommendation, we are delighted to know you were pleasantly surprised. While the exterior is something for us to still work on, our service and kitchen teams will be happy to see you back very soon...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with the girlfriend, had a great night good food, great service and a nice wine list. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank Nick C
Management response:Responded 11 August 2018

Dear Nick C, Thank you so much for your comment and recommendation, we hope to welcome you back soon! Island Grill team

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Service was excellent, with friendly and welcoming staff. The entire three course meal was superb and full of flavour so compliments to the chef! Would definitely recommend the restaurant and hope to visit again soon

Thank TabithaM82
Management response:Responded 11 August 2018

Dear Tabitha M, Thank you so much for your compliments and recommendation - we hope too, to see you back at Island Grill for another excellent meal. Island Grill team

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We had the three courses menu, and everything was really great! Everyone in the staff seemed to love working there, and they spread joy by their appearance.More

Thank Gol49
Management response:Responded 11 August 2018

Dear Gol49, Thank you so much and it is really rewarding to know that positive energy of our team really shines through and reaches every guest - it only motivates us to improve and do better than we did yesterday so thank you again for...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner ate here the other day. The service from Sheville was outstanding along with chef Antonio's amazing cooking. Would highly recommend, this is one of our favourite places to eat when coming to London!

Thank henryjameson
Management response:Responded 11 August 2018

Dear henryjameson, We appreciate your review and look forward to having you back with us soon - Sheville and Antonio make a great team and we are glad you enjoyed the experience! Island Grill team

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Pretty sure I had jeans and trainers on so I would say definitely not!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 53
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7551 6070
  • E-mail
In a delightful location overlooking Hyde Park, Island Grill is a stylish split-level restaurant and bar within the Lancaster London Hotel. Understated contemporary decor doesn't compete with the outstanding views of the Italian Gardens, while the all-day menu offers a cosmopolitan take on British classics. A relaxed buzz completes the atmosphere of friendly sophistication.
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