Elystan Street

(660 Reviews)
43 Elystan Street, Chelsea, SW3 3NT
British

Top offer

Lunch - 3 courses £30 per person

Average

Main course: £20
Food spend: £42.5

Restaurant description

From acclaimed restaurateur Phil Howard and holder of a prestigious Michelin star, Elystan Street in Chelsea serves seasonal, ingredient-led dishes in a relaxed yet refined setting. Rich British and European creations are joined by an impressive wine selection, as well as innovative cocktails and local beers.

The Elystan Street menu begins with the likes of roast calf’s sweetbread with truffled autumn slaw, tartare of aged beef with artichoke heart and truffle, and ravioli of langoustines with barbecue dressing. Amongst the flavour-packed mains, try breast of mallard with pumpkin and chestnuts, salt-baked white beetroot and celeriac with truffled hazelnut pesto, or the aged fillet and short rib of beef with creamed potato, bone marrow,wild mushroom and red wine.

Desserts at Elystan Street restaurant are just as inventive, and include roasted figs with goat’s milk ice cream, lemon and thyme fritters and olive oil, and smashed brownie with chocolate foam, hazelnut ice cream and vanilla Chantilly. The Elystan Street wine list covers an array of international wines, with rare bottles joined by champagnes, ports and sherries.

Elystan Street London is an 8-minute walk from South Kensington Tube Station.

Customer reviews for Elystan Street
4.7
(based on 660 reviews)

95%
of diners recommend this restaurant

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  • afternoon tea (6)
  • business (188)
  • child friendly (16)
  • dinner (505)
  • entertainment (49)
  • large parties (50)
  • lunch (401)
  • luxury (228)
  • private dining (208)
  • romantic (204)
  • trendy (138)
  • value (93)
  • views (2)
  • By Ian C from Melbourne
    17 August 2019

    Elystan Street is a very good restaurant in the street with the same name. The menu is somewhat innovative and the service is outstanding. My wife had the Cornish Sea Bass and Cornish Plaice for main - I had a veal entree then the lamb. All 4 courses were very good. We washed it down with 2 G and T's followed by a lovely chardonnay from St Veran in Southern Burgundy.

  • By William D from Salisbury
    17 August 2019

    Unbelievable food as always. The rose veal tartare with white peach, artichoke heart and pickled mushrooms was a highlight.

  • By Colin B from Dunfermline
    11 August 2019

    Sunday lunch is this restaurant is a must. The service was friendly, informative and relaxed. If you want to treat yourself, please visit.

  • By Rosemary H from London
    10 August 2019

    An excellent meal with lots of well partnered flavours. Our friend with celiacs was well provided for with plenty of excellent choices. We particularly enjoyed the Beaujolais and were very happy with the sizes of the portions which are not over-facing but not too skimpy either. The veal tartare was exceptional. The service was excellent too. We love the airey, spacious and stylish restaurant.

  • By Niamh S from London
    10 August 2019

    The food was amazing

  • By Stuart A from Sydney
    10 August 2019

    Wonderful food ...excellent staff

  • By Alison T from Alton
    8 August 2019

    Everything was divine. Adored the raviolir

  • By Paul M from Chelsea
    6 August 2019

    Really good food and service

  • By Tors H from London
    3 August 2019

    Superb in every way. Every bite was full of flavour and a joy to eat. The fresh flavours of every ingredient on the plate sang. The staff were friendly, warm and welcoming and highly knowledgeable about the menu and the wines. Every guest is made to feel valued and important. 11/10!

  • By Abbie B from Wokingham
    31 July 2019

    Not a great reception. Hostess didn’t greet us well, which was a shame. In fact it upset our arrival and left a sour taste in our mouth. Cocktails beautifully presented but so very tiny, too tiny. Food was in parts excellent but restaurant lacked the warm welcoming atmosphere. It was a shame, we had looked forward to our experience. I wouldn’t rush back.

Restaurant Location Map
Elystan Street
43 Elystan Street, Chelsea, SW3 3NT

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