Simpson's in the Strand

(392 Reviews)
100 Strand, London, London, WC2R 0EW
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Main course: £25
Food spend: £50

Restaurant description

One of London’s most historic and best loved culinary institutions, Simpson’s in the Strand brings classic British cuisine up to date. Since it first opened as a chess club and coffee house in 1828, Simpson’s has provided an elegant backdrop to historical meetings, literary debates and momentous meals of all kinds, and is now marking itself out as one of the city’s landmark restaurants.

Crafted by Adrian Martin, Simpson’s Master Cook, The Simpson’s on the Strand menu showcases the finest seasonal ingredients and quality produce of the British Isles. The menu features the likes of traditional duck and pork terrine pie and griddled prawns alongside Simpson’s signatures such as sea trout fillet, Tongue-in-cheek or 28 day dry aged roast rib of Scottish beef traditionally served from the restaurant’s carving trolleys.

Find Simpson's in the Strand a short walk from the river, Covent Garden and both Temple and Charing Cross stations.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Simpson's in the Strand
(based on 392 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (36)
  • al fresco (1)
  • breakfast (34)
  • business (116)
  • child friendly (9)
  • dinner (257)
  • entertainment (20)
  • large parties (48)
  • lunch (218)
  • luxury (136)
  • private dining (72)
  • romantic (83)
  • trendy (5)
  • value (62)
  • views (3)
  • By Maureen S from York
    15 January 2020

    Great dining experience the steak was wonderful.Pricey but worth it.Lovely attentive service

  • By Trevor H from Barnet
    20 December 2019


  • By Dennis N from ttonbridge
    26 November 2019

    This was our 2nd visit this year and we have returned many times in the past. The service was still of the highest standard but we found the meal was the best ever..............Well done see you soon.

  • By Phil A from WAKEFIELD
    23 November 2019

    Great lunch with family grand atmosphere impeccable food and service

  • By Richard B from Strand
    22 November 2019

    The beef wellington was amazing The wine sommelier chose a perfect red wine for us

  • By Pamela R from London
    13 November 2019

    Excellent service good food although astonished to have to wait 35 mins to cook welsh lamb cutlets ( there weren’t that many of them!!!) otherwise a very enjoyable experience

  • By Dennis N from tonbridge
    10 November 2019

    A return visit and all was as before, a superb meal in a lovely setting with attentive staff. All fautles. Returning on the 26 November

  • By Kevin K from London
    9 November 2019

    Very nice service and menu

  • By Linda D from London
    2 November 2019

    Beef wellington was sublime. Roast perfect as always. Ambience and service first class. A memorable and very British experience for our guests from Portugal. Thank you!

  • By Toby T from Cholsey
    14 August 2019

    Good. Quiet table.Excellent food and lovely staff. Old-world decor and . long culinary history which is pleasant compared to all the modern bistros springing up looking virtually the same.

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Simpson's in the Strand
100 Strand, London, London, WC2R 0EW

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