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Athenaeum - CLOSED

116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ, England
+44 20 7499 3464
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lemon curd” (30 reviews)
“scones” (121 reviews)
“truffles” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ, England
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1 - 10 of 366 reviews

Reviewed 24 April 2017

rooms were nice, some chic design elements, though pretty classic hotel. express laundry available for 50% charge. charger and sound system in the room

Thank Kārlis Z
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A. very warm welcome great you at the Athenaeum ,with the General Manager greeting his Guests ,at his drinks reception ,a great start to a family Christmas .Having arrived and been greeted by Simone and her front of house staff ,our room was a fabulous...More

Thank SaleSwimmer
Reviewed 18 December 2016

All you'd expect from a 5* hotel. Breakfast was pricy especially as the hot section is not buffet. The second day we ordered toast and tea in our room which was more than adequate and a tenth of the price! Rooms are super comfy with...More

Thank nellylow
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have visited this particular hotel for afternoon tea for birthday treats for several years now and understood it had been refurbished. We were still a little surprised at the setting for afternoon tea being in the restaurant instead of the lovely atmosphere of the...More

Thank 52Sandra
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The food was stunning because of the simplicity and freshness of produce. We visited with our friend the Chef whose commentary can be a little off putting at times. Not least, because the Chef is a professional and has a lot to say about presentation,...More

Thank nicholahartwell
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

For decades my family, my colleagues and friends have found the Athenaeum Hotel the best hotel in London, which given the array of fine hotels that abound in this livable City says a lot. The rooms are comfortable and well furnished (although some may view...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

A girlfriend spotted a tremendous offer for 3 course dinner with a glass of Prosecco. Venue is lovely ~ we had a round table always a preference... Interior is very stylish ~ cream & dark wood ~ dining chairs are really comfortable. I had Pate...More

Thank ET05
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This was rather unique! By mistake we entered the Reform Club nearby, where Phileas Phogg starts his Round the World Trip in 80 days, and the atmosphere is very similar! It's like a real adventure (in the Library there's a piece of iron ore thrown...More

Thank AlbertoRava
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Never have I been a fan of the food in London, so not much to really say. The service was great, and the breakfast was decent. The pastries were pretty good too.

Thank Solomon R
Reviewed 2 March 2016

The set lunch is exceptional value well cooked, presented and served -delicious three courses in a traditional British/Continual Style

Thank Richard F
Nearby
Mayfair
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to
world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed
thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of
London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is
haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is
vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic
streets will reveal that Michelin stars and
chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even
...More
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 24 - USD 65
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 01:00
Monday
16:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 01:00
Thursday
16:00 - 01:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ, England
  • Public Transportation: Green Park Tube Station Hyde Park Tube Station We are in the heart of Mayfair, situated opposite Green Park and just a stone's throw from the West End.
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Mayfair
  • Neighbourhood: Mayfair
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7499 3464
  • E-mail
Description
"Dining at the Athenaeum in London has been transformed with a glamorous, contemporary new look. Using the finest ingredients to provide exceptional quality, the menu features a selection of classic favourites and comfort food. A daily changing Table d’hote menu is served at lunch and dinner, which includes a traditional dish from the Carving Trolley, as well as the Larder at lunchtime, a sumptuous buffet of seafood, cured meats and salads. Cocktail hour has been reinvented with a selection of over 250 whiskies, as well as infused vodkas, innovative cocktails and delectable nibbles to share. New design, new spaces, a fresh new menu and a fabulous location, with constant attention to detail, the familiar faces of long-serving staff - and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. The perfect ingredients for a great capital rendezvous.

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