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Gow's Restaurant

81 Old Broad Street, London, EC2M 1PR +44 2035891655

(((() Fish & Seafood
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
  •  - London
Main course: £17
Food spend: £45
Opening hours
Monday - Friday: 11:00 - 23:00
Saturday - Sunday: Closed.

Good place, upstairs or down. Food and service good.

Chris King 23 March 2017
from London

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A collection of the finest and freshest seafood in the City of London has been served at Gow’s Restaurant for over 125 years. The interior boasts a stylish oyster bar and large windows to watch the world go by.

Premium seafood from around Britain features on the Gow’s Restaurant menu. There are local favourites like London-cured oak-smoked Scottish salmon, as well as decadent treats such as foie gras butter with thyme chutney. Whole Scottish lobster can be ordered cold poached or hot grilled, and seafood platters are perfect for sharing. Private dining is also catered for.

Non-seafood options at Gow’s Restaurant Liverpool Street include Aberdeen Angus steak, and vegetarian specialities like asparagus, mango and Roquefort risotto. The extensive drinks menu includes several vintage champagnes.

A 1-minute walk from Liverpool Street Rail Station, Gow’s Restaurant London is an elegant retreat from the city bustle.

Gow's Restaurant

81 Old Broad Street, London, EC2M 1PR

Contact +44 2079209645
Reservations +44 2035891655

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Customer reviews for Gow's Restaurant

4.3 (((() (based on 40 reviews)
92% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (27)
  • business (20)
  • lunch (16)
  • private dining (11)
  • value (8)
  • entertainment (7)
  • romantic (7)
  • luxury (6)
  • large parties (3)
  • (((** 21 April 2017 by Chris Spence from London

    Service and food was very good only downside was a little expensive and the preferred starter for me and my son was not available (lobster bisque) noting we dined at 6:30pm and the restaurant was quite empty.

  • ((((( 23 March 2017 by Chris King from London

    Good place, upstairs or down. Food and service good.

  • ((((( 16 March 2017 by Melissa from London

    Great food and amazing waiter. Highly recommend. I had the crab fizz with two starters

  • ((((( 15 February 2017 by Leon Vargas from London

    Very good option, good food, great ambience!

  • (((** 25 January 2017 by Ann Calpin from Essex

    Booking was easy food was pleasant but not exceptional best thing was lobster bisque.

  • ((((( 19 January 2017 by Joanna Thompson from London

    as usual, food and service excellent... and good value for money

  • ((((( 22 December 2016 by Paul Sullivan from City of London

    This is being completed by Paul Sullivan's PA:
    Paul greatly enjoyed the atmosphere in Gow's and enjoyed a lovely relaxed meal in a friendly ambience. He commented that the food was of an excellent standard and greatly enjoyed the range of dishes on offer, notably the Crab Crumble (?), and that the service was first rate.

  • ((((( 15 December 2016 by Michael Freeman from Hertford

    Food was excellent as usual and acceptably priced. Service was a little slower than we have been used to in previous years and this created some time pressures for us (possibly fewer staff on duty than previously?). But the overall experience was as good as ever and we will come back every year for our Christmas special.

  • ((((* 3 December 2016 by Vanessa Anniss from London

    Nice decor and atmosphere. Food was lovely and service very friendly and efficient.

  • ((((( 16 October 2016 by Clarke Peter from London

    Excellent lunch in the downstairs restaurant, very good fish dishes and attentive service.

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