Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill

11-15 Swallow Street, London, W1B 4DG
British, Seafood & Grills, Irish

Top offer

Star Deal - 2 courses & a cocktail £29 or 3 courses & a cocktail £35 per person

Available lunch Mon-Fri & dinner Mon-Sat (dinner 18:00-19:00 & 20:45-21:45) until 30 March 2019 subject to availability. Dishes from a set menu & subject to change. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 17:30 - 23:00
Saturday: 17:30 - 23:00.

Restaurant description

A London icon since 1916, Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill is a timelessly elegant setting to enjoy fresh tastes of the British coastline. Sit at the marble-topped bar for expertly crafted cocktails, or move outside to the extended al fresco terrace for views up and down Swallow Street.

Focusing on only the finest British seafood, Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill is filled with celebrated flavours. Talented chefs shuck oysters in front of diners, with varieties including Carlingford, Achill and Loch Ryan, while the caviar menu features celebrated Oscietra and Beluga options. There is warming lobster bisque, sharing platters of native shellfish, moving on to signature fish pies, and a choice of beef and poultry dishes too.

Indulge in a dessert at Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill in Mayfair, with options including spiced bread ice cream and caramelised pear, or tuck into a selection of British and Irish farmhouse cheeses. The bar serves the finest whiskies, cognacs, tequilas and gins, with a diverse international wine list also on hand.

A stunning seafood restaurant in London with a celebrated history, Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill is a 4-minute walk from Piccadilly Circus Tube Station.

Customer reviews for Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill
(based on 12 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • lunch (7)
  • private dining (3)
  • business (4)
  • dinner (9)
  • trendy (1)
  • luxury (4)
  • romantic (4)
  • al fresco (2)
  • By Ann L from London
    16 February 2019

    A pleasant evening, fish well cooked and tasty, £5.50 for a small salad was chancing it a bit. We won't return in a hurry.

  • By Len S from Guernsey
    11 February 2019

    Very good as usual

  • By Howard S from London
    22 January 2019

    An absolute London classic that never fails to delight and feels more relevant today than ever.

  • By Sheena F from London
    18 January 2019

    Great food, excellent service

  • By Adrian S from London
    24 November 2018

    Food was great, as always.......... experience not so much

  • By Richard M from Putney
    20 November 2018

    Second time I have had lunch here in the last 4 weeks.Very much enjoy the atmosphere. This is a very good seafood restaurant and probably my favourite in London.

  • By Martin H from Washington
    17 November 2018

    Excellent food for all 3 of us. The only little complaint was the dressed crab starter had quite a lot of shell pieces in it, otherwise everything excellent.

  • By Liisa T from Helsinki
    17 November 2018

    Fish pie was sold out and everything else was average

  • By Twiggy D from London
    1 September 2018

    My husband and I discovered this restaurant eating to their neighbour! We were attracted by the classic chic and casual at the same time. Now we nearly go each Saturday evening for an early dinner. Eating at the bar and talking with the staff. Our favorite dishes are the oysters of course but the scallops, the lobster bisque are also amazing. We have never been disappointed. Just may the ladies at the desk reception never recognise us and always ask if we have a reservation.

  • By Jax D from London
    1 September 2018

    Lots of service sometimes not bringing the correct order, lovely starters and 2 out of 3 mains were very good. The fish pie was not good, and we made comment about this but this was not addressed. Desserts were excellent.

Restaurant Location Map
Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill
11-15 Swallow Street, London, W1B 4DG

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