Smith & Wollensky - Charing Cross

1-11 John Adam Street Covent Garden Riverside, London, WC2N 6HT
American, British

Top offer

Star Deal - 250g USDA sirloin steak, sauce, unlimited French fries & a cocktail £19.50 per person

Available lunch Sun-Fri & dinner Mon-Sat until 31 March 2019, subject to availability. Dishes from a set menu & subject to change. Includes VAT, excludes service.

Average

Main course: £10
Food spend: £35

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 07:00- 11:00, 12:00 - 16:30 & 17:00 - 22:30
Friday & Saturday: 07:30- 11:00, 12:00 - 16:30 & 17:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 15:30.

Restaurant description

Bringing its acclaimed concept to London, Smith & Wollensky is the UK’s first opening for the acclaimed American steakhouse. S&W is housed in the Art Deco Adelphi building just off the Strand, and boasts an on-site butcher and a dry-aging room to the rear of the restaurant.

The signature dish on the Smith & Wollensky menu is the 24oz USDA prime dry-aged rib-eye, with many other cuts of offer. Other popular dishes include the shellfish platter, and herb-crusted yellowfin tuna. Try the apple tarte fine with salted caramel sauce for dessert: all puddings also come with a suggested wine pairing.

Featuring an abundance of leather and wood, S&W’S design conjures the classic American dining room. Spread over 2 floors and boasting 2 glitzy bars, gourmet ‘snacks’ include truffled mac n’ cheese, or oysters and sirloin carpaccio.

Smith & Wollensky in London boasts an array of private dining rooms, an expansive list of reworked cocktails, and daily butcher’s specials. Find it a 3-minute walk from Charing Cross Station.

Customer reviews for Smith & Wollensky - Charing Cross
4.5
(based on 92 reviews)

91%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • dinner (74)
  • luxury (37)
  • trendy (13)
  • al fresco (2)
  • value (9)
  • business (38)
  • large parties (31)
  • romantic (26)
  • entertainment (7)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • child friendly (3)
  • lunch (50)
  • breakfast (3)
  • private dining (25)
  • By Kala Rikby K from Surrey
    15 February 2019

    Food and service was brilliant and bookatable special menu at £19.95 was great value. Only critcism is that the offer stated cocktail. It wasn’t made clear that the restaurant would choose what cocktail was served rather than us choose one. As cocktail was whiskey based this wasn’t to our liking at all but no alternative was offered. Think this should have been made clearer on special menu.

  • By Jonathan H from London
    15 February 2019

    All good. Great service.

  • By Laurence E from London
    13 February 2019

    Excellent. We had the internet offer steak which was brilliant, and some extras. These pushed the price up quite a bit but for the quality of food, location, setting and service was very good value. We will definitely go again

  • By Jan M from London
    13 February 2019

    On the £19.50 cocktail, steak, sauce and unlimited fries menu, we were surprised that there wasn't a choice of cocktail, and only bearnaise or peppercorn sauce to choose from, so very limited. However we were able to negotiate a different cocktail, and what we had was very nice indeed. Our meal took a long time to arrive and the fries were missing, but they rectified the situation amazingly well, by apologising and not charging for our additional side dishes, our wine, and offering free dessert too!! The sign of a good restaurant is how the problems are dealt with, and we were more than happy with the way it was handled.

  • By Michael J from Reigate
    9 February 2019

    Cocktails at the bar, put together by guys who treated their craft as part of our experience, were a great start. The USDA sirloin, the main reason for going, was perfect. The staff, both our waitress and her boss, went the extra mile despite the fact we were not going a la carte - though we will next time.

  • By Rachel B from Brentwood
    9 February 2019

    Without a doubt the best steak I have had in London!! It was perfect! Service was amazing, friendly professional staff.

  • By Stephen C from London
    9 February 2019

    Loved it! Super venue. Have been a fan of S&W in Chicago. This didn’t dissapiont. Nice bar great space between tables and absolutely top draw service.

  • By Jane C from London
    8 February 2019

    Very tender steak. Pleasant ambience.

  • By Christine S from Chisleurst
    8 February 2019

    Best steak I’ve ever had! Great service.

  • By claire oliver O from London
    8 February 2019

    Great food and service, cocktail that came with the deal wasnt up to much but overall a very good experience

Restaurant Location Map
Smith & Wollensky - Charing Cross
1-11 John Adam Street Covent Garden Riverside, London, WC2N 6HT

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