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Quo Vadis

#1,570 of 17,887 Restaurants in London
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26-29 Dean Street | Soho, London W1D 3LL, England
+44 20 7437 9585
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 11:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for a quick business lunch which was booked in their club restaurant. Not sure if this is opened to the public as was a guest but the atmosphere was laid back and friendly. From a not extensive menu, I chose the baked asparagus with Parmesan cheese - thought this would be baked in the oven asparagus cooked with Parmesan... More 

Thank SignorCapitan
Prague, Czech Republic
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706 reviews
370 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk in early lunch on a Wednesday afternoon. Lunch meeting with colleagues at Dean Street and we opt for Quo Vadis for lunch. There are many restaurants in Dean Street but this is one of the few fine-dining ones in close proximity Good food

Thank Stone S
City of London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was invited to a private party in one of the rooms... approx 60 people. The canapes were so delicious!!! And the cocktails amazing!!! The people there were all very nice and kind.

Thank SolangeSalguero
Paris, France
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60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have found this place on the internet where it was suggested by several british sources as one of the best breakfast spots in the whole UK. Quo Vadis is a public restaurant and a private club. During the day the private club part is for members only but in morning hours they open it for the public and they... More 

Thank Photoandtravel
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average service! Went with friends for breakfast after reading some good reviews. The experience didnt get off to a great start as there was no one on reception and we were unsure where to go... I had to ring the contact number to find out. We finally got a table, got seated and ordered from the menu. The food was... More 

Thank robinsonAdv
Cairo, Egypt
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124 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

A small place with a select menu all fresh products for the day really excellent food and well prepared.

Thank lmourey
Reading, United Kingdom
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761 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Quo Vadis has a few private rooms. Used one of these for a filming session of a business breakfast meeting. Good service; good food; decent room. All told, a good place.

Thank Clivel_98
Karlsruhe, Germany
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Wonderful small restaurant in Soho with a small but fantastic menu, all foods are absolutely fresh, all dishes interesting and cooked to perfection. Nice choice of wines! Definitely recommend!

Thank Christine G
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I dined here with my partner, and having read the TripAdvisor reviews we expected this to be a high quality restaurant in terms of food and service. First up, the positives. The place was cosy and beautifully decorated inside. The waiters were very attentive and polite - and were able to decipher some of the confusing language on the menu... More 

Thank GMoore_11
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We booked this restaurant after reading a review, and it was a very good experience, the staff were helpful, friendly, and the food was really lovely. There was no sense of rushing us whatsoever, well worth a visit.

Thank ellyb39

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 32 - USD 84
European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 11:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26-29 Dean Street | Soho, London W1D 3LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 9585
Quo Vadis is one of London’s most iconic restaurants, with its instantly recognisable facade and fascinating heritage. The “Grande Dame of Dean Street” has been around since 1926 and continues to be a Soho institution, beloved by local residents, foodies, regulars and tourists alike.

Restaurateur and food connoisseur brothers Sam & Eddie Hart took on the restaurant in 2008, and in 2012 the inimitable Jeremy Lee came on board as Chef Patron. Jeremy along with General Manager Andy Smyth, runs the building with charisma and charm.

The menu at Quo Vadis changes change daily according to the produce offered to Jeremy by his enviable list of suppliers, many of whom Jeremy has built up very close relationships with over the years. Seasonality and sourcing is of paramount importance to Jeremy and his kitchen.

Diners come to Quo Vadis to enjoy an eclectic array of dishes from the a la carte menu, which also features a popular Theatre Set menu that is available all day.

The succinct and reasonably priced wine list has been put together by Sam Hart and wonderfully compliments all aspects of the menu. Sam does not rely on names or reputations but chooses wines on whether he thinks the customers will enjoy drinking them. He likes to blind taste and tries to select wines that have a real sense of terroir and place and from those, where possible, he picks organic and biodynamic wines.

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Staying in Soho

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The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene – and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighbourhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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