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The Terrace

Amba Hotel Charing Cross, The Strand, London, WC2N 5HX 0208 166 2610

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Main course: £14
Food spend: £30
Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 06:30 - 22:30
Saturday & Sunday: 07:00 - 22:30

Excellent customer service. They were so accommodating, couldn't have done more.Table was beautifully set out and food was lovely.

Frances Akinde 18 May 2017
from Gravesend

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Serving London for over 150 years, The Terrace at Amba Hotel Charing Cross is a restaurant and bar offering fine modern European cuisine, afternoon teas, and cocktails from the in-house mixologist. Next to Charing Cross Station, there are grand views of The Strand and Trafalgar Square.

Displaying elegant original period features, The Terrace restaurant is housed in the Grade II-listed Amba Hotel. The striking, light interior has floor-to-ceiling windows and Victorian floors patterned with exquisite mosaics.

Featuring fresh, seasonal produce, The Terrace restaurant menu has sophisticated dishes like fillet of pan-fried sea bass with lemon and vegetable couscous, or pan-roasted chicken breast with pancetta, girolle mushrooms and a red wine jus. A list of fine wines will complement your meal.

A fine dining establishment in London, The Terrace restaurant at Amba Hotel Charing Cross offers traditional afternoon tea in the inviting lounge. The Adelphi and The Playhouse theatres are just 3 minutes’ walk away.

The Terrace

Amba Hotel Charing Cross, The Strand, London, WC2N 5HX

Contact +44 2077478410
Reservations 0208 166 2610

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Customer reviews for The Terrace

4.5 (((() (based on 127 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • afternoon tea (79)
  • views (42)
  • dinner (38)
  • lunch (35)
  • value (26)
  • romantic (19)
  • business (17)
  • luxury (15)
  • private dining (13)
  • breakfast (9)
  • large parties (7)
  • child friendly (5)
  • trendy (5)
  • entertainment (3)
  • al fresco (1)
  • ((((( 26 May 2017 by Laura from Hertfordshire

    Food was top quality & the staff were excellent! Restaurant had a nice ambiance & lovely setting. We were celebrating an occasion & the staff recognised this & gave us both another glass of champagne each on the house which was so lovely & appreciated.

  • ((((* 23 May 2017 by Julia Anderson from London

    Service was good, but very attentive at times then overlooked at other times. Food was great and the view was lovely, the sun got quite warm though so we had to pull down the blinds and block the views - I recommend sitting one row away from the window to avoid this. I would go again.

  • ((((( 22 May 2017 by Jessica Leroy from London

    Very helpful and kind staff! Great tea and great food!

  • ((((( 18 May 2017 by Frances Akinde from Gravesend

    Excellent customer service. They were so accommodating, couldn't have done more.Table was beautifully set out and food was lovely.

  • ((((( 16 May 2017 by Brian Turner from Winsham

    We were celebrating my wife & her friend's graduation. They had been awarded honorary B Ed degrees from the University of Roehampton some 56 years after leaving Southlands College, Wimbledon. The ceremony was at the Royal Festival Hall & the walk to the Terrace was very convenient.
    We all had a lovely time, having the Classic Afternoon Tea, with our choice of teas. The situation was perfect, the attention of the staff exemplary & the food delicious. We loved the crockery & just hoped that it was British manufactured!
    We noted that there were others from the graduation ceremony also at the Terrace.
    The venue was appropriate because all three of first met at Charing Cross Station in February 1961 on a blind date - there were 4 of us on that occasion!
    Excellent all round - thank you - & we had a discount of 25%

  • ((((( 15 May 2017 by Gerald Baase from Ingolstadt

    Very good, thank you!

  • ((((( 1 May 2017 by Kathleen Herron from London

    Delightful ambience, great service, gorgeous china and delicious sandwiches and pastries. We were lucky enough to be seated at a window table just as the sun came out - further enriching our experience.

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  • ((((( 29 April 2017 by Karen Leverett from Saint Helens

    We booked afternoon tea. Has a great table in the window and the food was absolutely beautiful. However, our visit was made more special by the lady who served us ( I think Isabel) she was so attentive and friendly without being intrusive. She was a star - please pass on our compliments to her and let her k ow she mad a treat extra special. She's an asset to your hotel!

  • ((((* 27 April 2017 by Ann Leonard-hancox from London

    The vegetarian dishes were very disappointing but the fish and meat dishes were excellent.

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