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Giraffe - The Brunswick Centre

19-21 Brunswick Centre, London WC1N 1AF, England
+44 20 7812 1336
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“duck stir fry” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19-21 Brunswick Centre, London WC1N 1AF, England
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Food is excellent. Service is pretty fast which is not necessarily fine ,since it doesn't create a sense of hospitality. Portions can be larger ,since the dishes are not too cheap There is an offer of 5~6 dishes (small ) with coffee for 5 pounds...More

Thank Theodore V
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I lost my Giraffe virginity this past weekend. I have walked past their Southbank branch on numerous occasion but since they were always full, I never crossed their doorstep. This past weekend however in Brunswick Centre we found a half empty restaurant and it was...More

Thank TravellingNutter77
Reviewed 5 September 2017

For 5gbp, one can select from four all-day breakfast items and add to it a hot drink (coffee/tea/chocolate). Filling and flavourful, though admittedly not the healthiest. The waitstaff is one of the most cheerful we've ever encountered in London. Thank you! Recommendable!

Thank YubaPrincess
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

The food was excellent with the lunch time specials superb value. Given that they were busy the service was pretty quick and very friendly. So why not 5 stars? Because a so-called 'optional' service charge of 12.5% is added to the bill. You can ask...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed my meal and so did the Mrs. We were on kids eat free but the kids meals were poor really. Also service charge already added on. Was a nice enough meal and place decent service but with lots of other places to try in...More

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Nice setting on the square here, good for people watching. Plenty of choice on the menu. Staff good. Very tasty food, nothing bland here. Quick service.

Thank diggertip
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Good food and service- only quiible is automatially included 12.5% service. If I want to tip I will.

Thank avchell
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our food here this weekend The staff were courteous and the food of a high quality. Will visit again

Thank Conorsdad1
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Our family of four found the choice of food here exceptionally good. Great range of options and all exciting. Very friendly staff. Friendly ambience.

Thank Peterlee47
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Nothing to write much about. The wine selection was average and the service a bit slow. Brunswick location is good

Thank Aboudy G
Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-21 Brunswick Centre, London WC1N 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7812 1336
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Freshly cooked food for everyone served to the sound of great music - guaranteed to make you feel good!
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