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Relais de Venise - City of London Branch

) #2,421 of 18,149 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ French, Steakhouse
5 Throgmorton Street, London EC2N 2AD, England
+44 20 7638 6325
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak frites” (24 reviews)
“salad” (55 reviews)
“profiteroles” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
5 Throgmorton Street, London EC2N 2AD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed a pleasant meal with friends at your Bank restaurant yesterday evening. The steak was tasty and the ambiance appealing. The traditional desserts were particularly gratifying. However, something really spoiled my experience. I requested butter to spread on my bread, and was politely told...More

Thank Jodie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place several times on my business trips to London. Everything you can choose is how your steak should be prepared. Bernaise sauce is outstanding. Reasonable price for London city. I will definitely go here again.

Thank matzeb595
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't quite believe how the customer does not come first here. I have been a hotelier and restaurateur for 7 years. Butter with your bread? Non! Friendly welcome - simply if expensive choice - walnut salad, followed by steak and chips. What could go wrong?...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place serves only salad, steak and chips and they do it extremely well! The only decision you need to make is how well you'd like your steak cooked! The service is friendly and efficient. The food is hot and tasty! Perhaps not the cheapest...More

Thank julezabelle
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I so love the simple concept of steak frites done perfectly and nothing else on the menu that I've been meaning to try this place for a few years and finally got around to it. Why not show case french beers (minor gripe)? Simple green...More

Thank BaronvonBiveur
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Met at 12 and had finished in 40 minutes. Fastest lunch ever. Simple and well cooked menu. Main course of steak and chips and sauce was delicious and there were second helpings. Good house wine and very speedy service. Place was packed,mostly male

Thank David M
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Just simple good food. Good house red at a good price. No menu as only steak chips and sauce along with an excellent walnut salad.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

A very unusual but clever approach. Green salad to start, sliced steak 'as you like it' with French fries and various desserts or cheese to follow. That's the whole menu and it's all really good. Typical French cafe style set up, house or a small...More

Thank G10OSE
Reviewed 22 April 2017

First of all, I should say: I'm a vegetarian. The boss took the team here for lunch. He hadn't realised I was veggie, but I thought (mistakenly) that there would be something I could eat and said it wouldn't be a problem. "Mistaken" doesn't really...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Be in with work or or for pleasure this place always delivers. Went with a friend from Uni who I hadn't seen in a while and what a great place for a catch up, salad with walnuts, great steak and frites x2 with a great...More

Thank Supertedbaker
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Throgmorton Street, London EC2N 2AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7638 6325
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