The Ritz Restaurant - London

150 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9BR

(4.8)
French
Average
Main Course £20
Food Spend £60
Hours of Operation:
Monday to Saturday: 07:00 - 10:30 & 12:30 - 14:00 & 17:30 - 22:00
Sunday: 08:00 - 10:30 & 19:00 - 22:00

An absolutely beautiful experience.

Philip Mason 23 October 2014
From London

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More about The Ritz Restaurant - London

An English fine dining institution, The Ritz Restaurant London is an exquisite landmark on Piccadilly. One of the world's most desirable dining destinations, The Ritz Restaurant presents classic French cuisine with British produce, in the heart of the West End.

Chic and sophisticated, the palatial Ritz dining room features opulent décor, with magnificent chandeliers and an air of timeless grandeur. An elegant terrace at The Ritz in London is perfect for summer al fresco dining.

Executive chef John Williams MBE displays sumptuous palace-style cuisine in the Ritz menu, with signature sample dishes like fillet of monkfish with lobster fricassee or loin of venison with smoked parsnip and swede. The refined culinary delights reflect the finest seasonal British produce available.

On Friday and Saturday nights, The Ritz holds 'Live at The Ritz' - a glamorous dinner dance with a 4-piece live band and a dance floor. The dress code of The Ritz reflects the ambience and style of the different areas of the hotel. In The Ritz Restaurant and The Palm Court, gentlemen are required to wear a jacket and tie, with the exception of breakfast; jeans and sportswear are not permitted. Smart casual attire is requested for The Rivoli Bar and The Long Gallery. Please note that sports shoes are not permitted in The Ritz Restaurant, The Rivoli Bar or The Palm Court at any time.

Customer Reviews for The Ritz Restaurant - London

4.8

(based on 816 reviews)

98% of diners at this restaurant would recommend it to another person.
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(4)
31 October 2014 by Caryl Afflick from London
It was my daughter's 16th Birthday, and felt that by marking this occasion with lunch at The Ritz would be a special treat for her. From the moment we arrived right through to the end of our dining experience, we felt totally spoilt by the staff that attended to us. We were particularly impressed by one young female sommelier who not only was she professional and very personable, to our surprise, she had only been working there for over a week. She was very engaging with my daughter explaining how she got to where she was and was really kind of her to make the extra effort to drop by our table for the last time especially to wish my daughter good luck in her GCSE year and birthday wishes. This made my daughter's first experience at The Ritz, feel extra special as you would always had imagine it to be!
(5)
31 October 2014 by Gillian Bridge from London
What a beautiful experience - The best place I have eaten - Book a table was good value for money for my Mum's Bon Voyage to Australia - The staff looked after us so well and everything was first class - 10/10 - Would love to return and do this again - FABULOUS DEAL !!! Thank you - Jilly and Co.
(5)
30 October 2014 by Rosalind Kenworthy from London
Excellent and top class. A delicious meal and fantastic service.
(5)
29 October 2014 by Anne Lancaster from Kent
Booked for four of us for a Ruby wedding anniversary. Asked for table by window as it was a special celebration, which we got, plus a surprise cake at the end of the meal. We had the six course surprise lunch and it was faultless. Everything about the experience was fantastic.
(5)
23 October 2014 by Philip Mason from London
An absolutely beautiful experience.
(5)
17 October 2014 by Margaret Robertson from Gourock
Really great food and overall the experience was excellent. I had booked this because I really wanted a special meal while we were in London and my first thought was afternoon tea but could not get this at areasonable time. It was booked just before our departure and in the rush I didn't read the booking properly so didn't realise my husband needed a jacket and tie. No problem the lovely lady in charge of the cloakroom provided a choice of ties and a jacket in the size requested. Waiters were attentive without rushing you and the addition of canapes and petit fours to the 3 course lunch made it areally substantial lunch with great ambiance.
(5)
17 October 2014 by Jeanne Harris from South Hertfordsh
Beautiful

Restaurant a piece of history decor so pretty and elegant.
Food amazingly good.
Service discreet and elegant
If you like a real traditional restaurant with the full service,then look no further
(5)
19 September 2014 by Joginder Kapur from Stanmore
good choice of menus.excellent advice on wines and very good service.each member of staff had their role and expert knowledge.excellent ambiance and a very enjoyable experience.good background music
(3)
5 August 2014 by Lorraine King from London
We loved the experience apart from not receiving the glass of champagne that was advertised as part of the offer. When we asked about this at the end of our meal we were told by the waiter that we had to book our table by an earlier date (I think the waiter said 13th July), even though on the Bookatable website it stated to book by 25th July, which we did. This was very disappointing as it was a Birthday treat and I visited a few years ago and loved the experience. Bookatable dclearly staed the offer was three courses and a glass of champagne for £49 per person.
(5)
29 July 2014 by David Rawle from Lightwater
It was our Silver Wedding Anniversary and we took our two children with us to celebrate. We had not been to the Ritz before, but our daughter had and based on her experience we booked a lunch. We arrived early and had plenty of time for cocktails from the bar first. For lunch, we selected our meal form the set menu, and washed it down with a bottle of house champagne. There was sufficient choice for all of us and the quality of the food, together with the attentive service, were both excellent. A perfect choice for a special celebration.

The Ritz Restaurant - London

150 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9BR

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