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33-35 South End, Croydon CR0 1BE, England
+44 20 8667 0070
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Today
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri 18:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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221 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After my previous poor review, me and a friend decided to give this place another go. We booked and informed them that we have a taste card, seated straight away. I asked if the Taste card off was 2-4-1 or 50% off. They said it was 2-4-1 but doesn't include starters, as you will probably see from my reviews I... More 

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Thank Chinchitchlud
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here once before and went again today. Starters were very tasty, we had the duck with hoisin sauce which is not very Mediterranean, the salad and the scallops which were a bit on the small side, but makes sense due to the cost of them. Then for mains we all enjoyed them, duck confit, sea food pasta and kleftiko... More 

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Thank Alexandros P
Purley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lively venue, decent food, good service. Had steak for my main, I've had much better but paid more for it.

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Thank Brian K
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The brother owners are wonderful in so far as presenting an authentic Mediterranean restaurant in Croydon. Salmon was perhaps the best I have tasted (lunchtime), The staff were courteous and exemplified good customer service. The ambiance of the place is highly appealing as were the many choices on the menu. Overall a superb experience!

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Thank Thomas F
1 review
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely birthday lunch with family on Easter Bank Holiday Monday. Atmosphere was lovely. Food was excellent couldn't fault it. Food came quick without delay. The only criticism was the waitress. English was not her 1st language and got our extra order wrong. 3 times we requested extra rice with our main meal but she came with chips instead.... More 

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Thank Joan N
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for my nieces birthday. Menu is diverse and suited all manner of tastes. Staff are great and the restaurant itself has a lovely atmosphere. I went for sautéed prawns followed by the rib eye steak. While my niece enjoyed a spaghetti bolognese which she wolfed down. Will definitely be going back. Enjoy x

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Thank BLACKROM
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Eaten here a few times on a Sunday. The lunchtime offer for 2 courses is really good. The food is always fresh and very tasty. Staff are all very welcoming. Overall a good place to eat in Croydon

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Thank Sadie O
London
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Decided to give this restaurant a go after reading the reviews on here & we we're Not disappointed! Nice greeting as we entered the restaurant & shown a table for two by the window. Quite handy as I could keep my eye out for those peskey traffic wardens! Top Tip - 1st 30 Minutes on Parking metre is Free. For... More 

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Thank mikey393
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try somewhere new for a Friday meal, and we were pleasantly surprised to stumble across this hidden gem. Situated a little further down South End than we normally venture. Good atmosphere, pleasant staff and really great Mediterranean menu that reminded us of our Greek island holidays.

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Thank Nelinworld
London, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome steak meal from this bar. It's got okay decor quite spacious. The service is friendly but a bit rough around the edges at times. My wife ordered a lamb dish which came out a bit burnt and had to be returned. There was a very hearty duck spring roll starter. Quite filling. There was a king prawn starter was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 33
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33-35 South End, Croydon CR0 1BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8667 0070
Description
Aqua Mediterranean Meze Bar and Grill is the brainchild of two highly experienced chefs, Dasos Charalambous and Dario Nardo. Both have trained and worked in some of London's top hotels and seized the chance to open their own restaurant when the right premises came up in South End. Aqua Brasserie Croydon They liked the look of the contemporary-styled eaterie at 33-35 South End and with a few tweaks here and there to lend just a little more sophistication, opened their brasserie. "Our aim is to offer people a place where they can enjoy quality food, at reasonable prices in a place where they can sit and chill," said Dasos. And I have to say the food really is first class. It's nothing too fancy - just simple, quality food cooked to perfection.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?