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Meat People

4-6 Essex Road, London N1 8LN, England
+44 20 7359 5361
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“steak” (158 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, European, British, Argentinian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 Essex Road, London N1 8LN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Meat People is a small quirky restaurant in Angel. It has authentic interiors and feels really cozy. The staff a very friendly and knowledgable about the food and drink served. We have amazing brunches here: I'm not vegetarian but the vegetarian brunch is stunning and...More

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Non chain relaxed eating place. Eclectic menu. I ordered Kangaroo Wellington. Pork, steak and hake were ordered by the others plus one side of sauté potatoes. We all enjoyed our plates. However the side dish had been forgotten, but to the waitress credit we were...More

Thank Lance R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked the food, including the bread. Malbec wine was good, service was polite. I like the decor too and overall a pleasant dinner in style with the level of the place. It was a cold night and due to the large windows maybe, it...More

Thank Cloe_2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't get me wrong the steak here is lovely but the prices are that to challenge Hawksmoor and Hawksmoor it aint! There were two of us, each had a starter a main and 1 alcoholic drink each and it came to over £100. The smoked...More

Thank Emily_A_C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came on a Sunday evening my friends and I to celebrate my birthday. We had such a great time. The food is amazing, service very good and friendly, very warm atmosphere. I am not normally reviewing places, but this one really deserves it !...More

Thank Foreigntravl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As I was staying very close by this restaurant came up on TA. Agree with the reviews. Went early on a Monday evening and v quiet (6.30) although got busier by 730 Ordered from the excellent value rump chips and wine for £18 menu Everything...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A restaurant that delivers exactly what is promised. A few minutes away from Angel tube the restaurant is quite small and cosy. The ambience is good and the tables quite close together. We opted for simple bread and olives to start and shared a Chateaubriand...More

Thank Mplipm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there recently with some friends and all of us left the place with the same feeling. The place is super cosy and the decoration puts you back in time somewhere in Argentina, you can sense somehow what the food will be, and exactly! The...More

Thank Rafael G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden gem for all carnivores! It's a beautiful, small restaurant with delicious food and wines. Visited twice already and both times both food and service were great. Chateaubriand is a heaven in mouth. Staff is very friendly and attentive. Will be definitely coming back.

Thank Depe D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here with my boyfriend. The restaurant is very close to Angel Station and easy to find. The atmosphere is cosy and very relaxed. We ordered a Beef Fillet Carpaccio and a Burrata as a started, followed by a Chateaubriand and 2 sides....More

Thank Sara S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 Essex Road, London N1 8LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7359 5361
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Neighborhood restaurant specializing in quality meats next to Islington Green. Offering a new lunch menu between 12-4pm Monday to Friday and Brunch from 10am to 4pm to Saturday & Sunday. We also serve a wide selection of teas & coffees and hand-made cakes, cocktails and organic wines. On Fridays and Saturdays we stop serving food at 12am but continue to serve drinks until 12:30.
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