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Barbecoa

20 New Change Passage, London EC4M 9AG, England
+44 20 3005 8555
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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20 New Change Passage, London EC4M 9AG, England
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1 - 10 of 2,745 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

very good lunch menu, delicious, the chicken butter and bread were excellent, bad note for the service: *slow, even for the drinks! was waiting 20mn for my drink , *the waitress placed me directly downstairs which has no natural light, although upstairs it was some...More

Thank Lynda S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic Sunday lunch here. All 3 courses were delicious. The main course of roast chicken was huge! Fab views of St Paul's cathedral. Impeccable service. And very accommodating to us having our baby there and being able to feed him after our meal....More

1  Thank Caroline1759
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick drink before attending the late night slot at the comedy store. The bar was already pretty dead and dying on this Friday evening. Down below the restaurant was busy and to be fair the clientele seemed happy enough. If the...More

Thank chorizosoup
Reviewed 4 days ago

A really nice restaurant with a great view over St Paul Cathedral. The food and wine was expensive but totally worth it. Good service and very nice drinks at the bar. Will be back!

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We ate at Jamie Oliver's Barbecoa last night. The food (as you would expect) was cooked and presented to a very high standard. I had lamb which was beautifully tender and delicious. Service was also efficient and very good. The views of St Paul's Cathedral...More

Thank Hulahoop71
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I read great reviews of Jamie Oliver's Barbecoa by St. Paul Cathedral. The view of the Cathedral was spectacular at night-time, our waiter was excellent, but the food was a big disappointment. There was nothing special about the appetizer, our main course...More

Thank nycnative1919
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello nyvnative, Thank you for bringing your feedback to us. I am sorry to hear that your experience did not match your expectations. I will definitely share this with my kitchen team. I can assure you that we care deeply about all feedback and will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The venue is impressive with views of St.Pauls but being in the middle of the city full of business lunch/dinners, it can at times feel a little soulless. The food was tasty but more was expected for the high price tag. Chicken wing starter came...More

Thank Kel_London1
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Kel_London, Thank you for sharing your feedback. I am sorry that your expectations were not met. In addition to our a la carte menu we do offer a lunch menu - 2 course for £24 and 3 courses for £27 - it is incredible...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantasic food - in particular the chateaubriand for two people sharing was cooked perfectly with great flavour. Great view of St Pauls Cathedral but odd seating layout. They didn't have a table for 4 so we sat on a table for 6 which was huge...More

Thank Chloe W
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Chloe, Thank you for your feedback - so lovely to hear how you enjoyed your time with us. Hopefully see you again, Willow

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had made reservations for a big group to eat here and all in all it was fine, but just a bit too much for me. We had a shared meal, but it was hard for me to get my fill. I didn't like most...More

Thank Mairababy
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Mairababy, Thank you for your comments. As you were dining as part of a large group I am imagining that the menu was chosen by your host. We always send an abundance of food to the table - depending on which menu was chosen...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most amazing food, great location with a beautiful view. It was so good we bought a voucher for a wedding present and the staff were amazing, really looked after our friends. BriliiantMore

Thank ClareBarton
Barbecoa R, General Manager at Barbecoa, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Clare, What a lovely message - thank you. So lovely to hear how much you enjoyed everything and that your have given a gift to your friends to visit us. If there is anything we can do to help with their reservation do not...More

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lakeside82
23 April 2017|
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Response from jopalmer2013 | Reviewed this property |
Tbh, I'm not too sure if they would put themselves out but you could always ring ahead. Most restaurants, I have found, will try to help in any situation & I eat out a lot but I do also have a friend that is a vegetarian and... More
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Michael C
10 February 2017|
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Response from Richard P | Reviewed this property |
My honest answer is you can, but this is a very adult place to eat. It would not be my choice to take a young child. It is a cool trendy place for adults in a chilled area, note that I have 5 children so I have experience.
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Belinda W
28 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$51
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 New Change Passage, London EC4M 9AG, England
  • Public Transportation: The nearest Underground station is St Paul's on the Central Line (2 minute walk). Mansion House and Cannon Street stations on the District and Circle Lines are also within walking distance
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 3005 8555
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Description
Jamie Oliver's Barbecoa is all about fire, smoke & the best meat we can get our hands on, cooking it using fire-based techniques from all over the world
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