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15 Micawber Street, London, N1 7TB

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Amazing meal , excellent service !
Can’t wait to go back !

Andrew 26 February 2019
from London

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Cooking southern French dishes over a wood fire, Sardine - near Old Street and Angel is led by head chef Alex Jackson, and Stevie Parle, the man behind a host of top London restaurants. An uber-cool, laidback venue, expect flavour-rich dishes using the best quality, finest ingredients.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, begin the day with the likes of ham with fried egg and lovage, pain d’epices or a wondrous breakfast cassoulet. At lunch and dinner, Sardine's menu begins with sharing snacks and rich starters like radishes, crème fraîche & bottarga, grilled radicchio, ricotta and polenta fritters, stuffed courgette flowers and grilled octopus, or potato with capers and fennel.

Enticing main dishes include the signature dish of lamb a la ficelle, cooked slowly over a custom wood grill and served with fresh borlotti beans, green beans, oregano and olives. Winter favourites include a fabulous pork chop and roasted guinea fowl with spiced squash, couscous harissa and seasoned yoghurt. As the name suggests, fish is a specialty with turbot, red mullet, mussels and hake often featuring on the menu.

Amongst the classic desserts at Sardine in London, savour seasonal delights such as grilled white peach with raspberries and brandy cream. There’s a delightful, curated French aperitif cocktail menu focusing on ‘mini’ serves and an impressive wine list to hand, which specialises in regional French and Italian bottles.

Tucked away by the canal in a quiet corner of east London, Sardine on Micawber Street is a 5-minute walk from Old Street Station or Angel station


15 Micawber Street, London, N1 7TB

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Customer reviews for Sardine

4.6 (((() (based on 324 reviews)
95% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (254)
  • lunch (163)
  • trendy (131)
  • value (79)
  • romantic (66)
  • large parties (39)
  • breakfast (34)
  • business (32)
  • private dining (25)
  • entertainment (18)
  • child friendly (10)
  • luxury (9)
  • afternoon tea (5)
  • al fresco (4)
  • ((((( 15 April 2019 by Sue from London

    Intimate but buzzy. A short, highly inventive menu with temptations in every dish. Excellent service and friendly chefs who were happy to chat at the end of service. Portions were generous and the food was perfectly presented - and delicious!

    Sensibly priced - especially the wine.

    Would definitely recommend it for a relaxed dinner with friends.

  • ((((* 12 April 2019 by Jane from London

    A favourite restaurant that always delivers big flavours in its regional offerings from South West France. Great value set menu, too.

  • (**** 29 March 2019 by Elaine from Hendon

    Staff were lovely and friendly but food was awful

  • ((((( 27 February 2019 by Neil from Epping


  • ((((( 26 February 2019 by Andrew from London

    Amazing meal , excellent service !
    Can’t wait to go back !

  • ((((( 14 February 2019 by Adam from London

    Excellent find very close to Old Street - delicious, light & modern food. Will go back to try out their other dishes soon.

  • ((((( 29 January 2019 by Teresa from London

    Excellent food and service. Very good value early evening Prix Fixe menu.

  • ((((( 28 January 2019 by Jeffrey from London

    love the diversity and uniqueness of the menu.

  • ((((( 28 January 2019 by Pierre from London

    Great food, excellent service, trendy place.

  • ((((( 28 January 2019 by Milan from London

    Great food, service & atmosphere.

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