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Bird of Smithfield

26 Smithfield St, London, EC1A 9LB +44 2081281504

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Average
Main course: £10
Food spend: £25
Opening hours
Monday – Friday: 12:00 – 22:00
Saturday: 18:00 -22:00.

Friendly and welcoming staff, they really take care of you.

Amazing food, lamb and cod cooked to perfection.

Cosma 24 June 2017
from London

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Bird of Smithfield is situated in a 5-storey Georgian townhouse complete with rooftop terrace. Sitting alongside London’s only functioning meat market, the abundance of fresh, local meat is far from surprising.

From head chef Tommy Boland, the Bird of Smithfield menu offers a delicious fusion of British gastronomy with French cooking influences. Try starters like Cornish mackerel with oyster, radish and pickled cucumber, followed by roasted turbot with celeriac purée with winter greens, charred potatoes, and hazelnut and black truffle pesto. Desserts include pistachio soufflé with bitter chocolate ice cream.

The dining room is stylishly decked out in tweed and herringbone fabrics, whilst the lounge bar, basement cocktail bar and roof terrace are equally well groomed. Regular food & drinks pop ups are also held at Bird of Smithfield.

Occupying an historic location, Bird of Smithfield is a 5-minute walk from Farringdon and Barbican train stations.

Bird of Smithfield

26 Smithfield St, London, EC1A 9LB

Contact +44 2075595100
Reservations +44 2081281504
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Customer reviews for Bird of Smithfield

4.4 (((() (based on 131 reviews)
93% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (95)
  • lunch (55)
  • business (46)
  • private dining (43)
  • romantic (39)
  • trendy (27)
  • value (16)
  • large parties (15)
  • luxury (15)
  • entertainment (7)
  • breakfast (6)
  • views (6)
  • al fresco (4)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • child friendly (1)
  • ((((( 24 June 2017 by Cosma from London

    Friendly and welcoming staff, they really take care of you.

    Amazing food, lamb and cod cooked to perfection.

  • ((((* 13 June 2017 by TK from London

    Lovely food. We had scallops and chicken parfait to start which were both delicious. Mains were cod, beef and lamb all of which were very nicely done, good portions and very tasty. We shared an Alaska bomb for dessert which was just right. Topped off with some attentive yet unobtrusive service it was a pleasant evening. Not an every day meal given the price but then the food was better than everyday.

  • ((((* 11 June 2017 by Eleanor from London

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  • ((((( 7 June 2017 by Jonathan from London

    Heard about the restaurant first visit - excellent

  • ((((( 28 May 2017 by Andrew Sangster from Tring

    Had fixed menu - excellent food, great service and good value. All good. Third time I've been here and it is consistently good.

  • ((((( 20 May 2017 by Piers Richings from Norfolk

    Lovely food, excellent service

  • ((((( 15 May 2017 by Anne Turner from Leeds

    Thank you for a really enjoyable experience. Each course was fresh, tasted fantastic and was beautifully presented. The standard of food was of a very high level and I think it would be impossible to get a better meal anywhere.

  • ((((* 9 May 2017 by Andrew Griffin from London

    Good atmosphere and good food

  • ((((( 29 April 2017 by Jo from London

    My sister and I booked the a table fairly last minute based on recommendations on the website. We had the special three course menu which was absolutely delicious and well worth the money. We were greater by name upon arriving in the downstairs bar then had a very friendly and helpful waitress who explained the dishes. We both chose different dishes from the set menu and all the food was absolutely fantastic. The prosecco was very good quality so we ordered a bottle. We were able to take our time and enjoy the food and room in our own time without feeling rushed. All in all a great evening and a wonderful restaurant that we would both highly recommend.

  • ((((( 22 April 2017 by Laura Webb from London

    Just great

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