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The Folly Bar

41 Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 0BT, England
+44 845 468 0102
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
41 Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 0BT, England
Neighbourhood: City of London
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had dinner last night. Really noisy so even on a table for 4 you had to shout to be heard. Food was also below par - wagu burger just came how they wanted to serve it which was slightly cremated. Staff also overly keen to...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 5 days ago

There was a group of 6 of us for lunch and drinks and when we first walked in we were impressed by the cool decor and funky interior. The Cocktails were nice and pretty reasonable. The food wasn't really up to much, the chicken in...More

Thank MGordon20
Reviewed 1 week ago

We can to dine on Sunday morning for Breakfast. First of all the food was very nice. However the service of our waiter really let them down. We were seated very quickly friendly and efficiently and we were given water straight away by a very...More

Thank Mark W
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Mark W, I am so sorry to hear of your recent visit to The Folly. We take comments of this nature very seriously and would like to discuss further. If you'd like to contact myself directly on info@thefollybar.co.uk I'd be more than happy to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal, this place has a great atmosphere, friendly staff & food was super speedy but pretty standard tasting pub food to be honest. Great for a quick bite to eat 👍🏻

Thank Lydia N
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Lydia N, I hope you're well. Thank you for comments! We're very happy to hear you had such a lovely time with us! We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, The Folly Team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have never heard about the Folly and got there by chance on Saturday afternoon. It was a delightful find! The place is spacious, well decorated and has the amazing cosmopolitan buzz about it. It is not a place to have a gourmand meal but...More

Thank Tatiana V V
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Tatiana, So happy to hear you enjoyed our Creme Brulee so much and our staff made such an impression. Thank you for your comments and we look forward to having you back. Kind regards, The Folly Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a Friday night and even though it was busy the staff are so welcoming and the service is great. We didn't have a table booked but that was no problem, Sayid found us an area and quickly took our drinks order. Great...More

Thank Sarah R
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Sarah R, Thank you for your feedback! It's great to hear you enjoyed our Folly Friday! Sayid is a huge asset to our team. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, The Folly Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last Friday for an anniversary meal with my husband. I had booked a table in advance. We were given complimentary glasses of Prosecco for our anniversary when we arrived which was rather nice and thoughtful. The food was delicious, especially the Prawn cocktail sticks...More

Thank Sarita S
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Sarita S, Congratulations again! I'm happy to hear we could make your celebrations special! We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind regards, The Folly Team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in the area for the Marathon and walked a little further away from the already crowded bars, restaurants and pubs in the immediate area and came across this nice restaurant. They served breakfast all day and had quite an extensive food menu and...More

Thank Bridget C
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Bridget C, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback! We're so happy to hear you found us and has such a good time! Please contact us next time to book on info@thefollybar.co.uk Kind regards, The Folly Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here as lunchtime treat for our daughter - place was full so we sat up top near the bar area and had no service. We found some menus and were told we could order at the bar which was manned by two guys...More

3  Thank KEVIN R
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Kevin R, I'm so sorry to hear this, we take these comments seriously. If you'd like to contact myself directly on info@thefollybar.co.uk I'd be more than happy to discuss the matter further. Kind regards, The Folly Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

London - so many places to eat, how can you choose? You don't want to make a mistake, so if you haven't checked out the reviews what else can you do? Firstly, is it busy - yes. Secondly how does it look - good decor,...More

Thank georgeangusallan
DrakeMorgan, Guest Relations Manager at The Folly Bar, responded to this review

Hello Georgeandgsuallan, Thank you for your feedback of your latest visit at The Folly! I'm glad we ticked the boxes for you. We look forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards, The Folly Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$33
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 01:00
Friday
07:30 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 0BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 845 468 0102
  • E-mail
Description
Step inside into a haven of foliage and garden-inspired interiors where you can sip creative cocktails and enjoy the seasonal all-day dining menu from early morning breakfasts through to dinner and late night drinks. Spread over two floors and with a spacious private dining room downstairs, The Folly is equipped for your every need.