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Glassblower

) #5,349 of 18,157 Restaurants in London $$ - $$$ , British,
40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
+44 20 7734 8547
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Brew Pub, British, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
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1 - 10 of 172 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rude service, bad service and worst food Should avoid at all costs not even worth a single pence at this joint

Thank Enrique O
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry to hear you had a negative experience. Please send me more details and I will investigate this fully

Reviewed 1 week ago

love this pub. always visit when in london. even though i live in london lol great location for shopping and theatres

Thank AddyBell
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to hear you had a good time, hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place on my last day in London. I was not feeling very well so I only ordered the fish (strips?!) while my family ordered other food. While we were waiting for our food a server came by & requested that we move tables....More

Thank roxiesmom08
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, I am sorry your experience wasn't as good as expected, please could you supply more details so I can investigate

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Looked charming from the outside. Headed inside for a few drinks on a warm Saturday afternoon. Bar was not busy but the bar staff were totally clueless. No idea who's next. Waited for an eternity and then gave up and left. Bar staff looked bemused...More

Thank samdixey2001
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

We are sorry you had a negative experience. please could you advise when you visisted so we can review our staffing levels.

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had hunters chicken and it arrived quickly and it was lovely and hot, good portion size and very tasty. We were asked if it was all Ok and the plates were cleared nice and quickly. Good value for money and a nice experience

Thank katefradgley
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello, Many thanks for your review. We are glad you had a good visit. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Came here for a quick drink stop whilst travelling around London with family. Staff were friendly, and chatty. It's a typical gastropub!

Thank Hannah C
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello, Many thanks for your review. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Few minutes walking form Piccadilly circus, it's not the tourist attraction pub, but it's the classic pub where people goes after work :)

Thank Marco B
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello, Many thanks for your review, we appreciate it

Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place is very dingy and dim. It could do with some sprucing up. The pies looked like they had just been microwaved, especially given that it was served so quickly.

Thank Sarah I
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

hello, We will pass your comments onto our design team

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We came here after a comedy club as a group but the didn't want to let one of our group in. Once in, there was a weird atmosphere, some sad makeup caked blond in a black dress with forced up little chestnuts trying to flog...More

Thank Steve H
Glassblower7189, General Manager at Glassblower, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Hello, I think you have us confused with the pub across the road, we have no door staff so we couldn't have stopped you coming in. All our team wear long sleeved uniforms with full aprons so no one would have had skin on show....More

Reviewed 12 May 2017

So I was not here to eat a meal. All I wanted was a quiet place to drink in central London. People will say that the food may be poor or that the decor is average - but so what? All I wanted was 1...More

Thank YYC454
Nearby
Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Brew Pub, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 12:00
Saturday
10:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Glasshouse Street | Piccadilly, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7734 8547
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