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Bierschenke - CLOSED

46 Essex Street, London WC2R 3JF, England
+44 20 7936 2536
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  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
31 Dec 2015
“Authentic Bierkeller experience in the heart of London's Financial District”
18 Dec 2014
“German Winter Wonderland?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
46 Essex Street, London WC2R 3JF, England
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21 - 30 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2014

I went here with a few colleagues after work for a team celebration. There is a great beer selection - a variety of Bavarian-style beers on tap as well as Augustiner (my personal favorite) in bottles. It's a bit pricey, but not outrageous for central...More

1  Thank Jon C
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Had really lovely German food and beers. And was served by Caroline who was very friendly and helpful. Definitely returning

2  Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 13 July 2014

The good things at this bar are a decent selection of beer, and on the face of it a reasonable menu with traditional German food. After this, it was not so good. The atmosphere was rather poor, and seemed to depend on large televisions showing...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We had a fantasic evening in the Bierschenke. Food & Drinks were excellent. Please try the sausage platter! Outstanding was the service (Laura). Our waitress has been friendly, very fast and observant. With her friendly and charming way she helped to create an outstanding evening....More

1  Thank Joscha H
Reviewed 6 July 2014

I was at the Bierschenke several times to watch football and have amazing german food and drinks. If you want an authentic german restaurant, the Bierschenke is the place to be, even German friiends told me so! I was there for the Germany-France match on...More

1  Thank Marie M
Reviewed 5 July 2014

First of all, I am German and a huge football fan. So I come to the Bierschenke quite regularly on weekends to enjoy the German Simulcast accompanied with some German food. The restaurant is located in a basement and has therefore a very rustic ambience,...More

Thank sgerst
Reviewed 5 July 2014

Visited for the first time yesterday, fine selection of beers , excellent service from our waitresses Julia and Caroline. Will return.

Thank Andyimpey1964
Reviewed 4 July 2014

I've been there and it was very awesom, especially the waitress Julia was very nice and I had a lot of fun.

Thank Ani C
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Good Bavarian Beer, food and service by German/Austrian Staff. Second visit at this new premises in the City near Liverpool St Station. My guests were well satisfied. Recommend the Apfelstrudel and the Schnapps.

1  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Food was great had a lovely night with my husband would recommend to go to experience the German beers and food.If you work up the city it is a must that you pop in and enjoy as much as we did.

1  Thank Joan C
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From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
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in the world, the financial district known simply as
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fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Essex Street, London WC2R 3JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7936 2536
Moved to new address 4 London Wall Buildings, Blomfield Street, London EC2M 5NT, England
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