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Light House Restaurant

#2,003 of 17,936 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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75-77 Ridgway | Wimbledon, London SW19 4ST, England
+44 20 8944 6338
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12:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good meal. Food was excellent. Wine changed with no questions when not happy with first bottle. Staff brilliant.

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Thank alex c
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Light House continues to be the undisputed family favourite restaurant in the area and is first choice to celebrate any occasion. Children are excellently accommodated; the menu always presents a difficult choice with so many delicious options; the wine list is varied but not daunting, suggesting careful selection rather than over-stocking (risking poor storage), and is very reasonably priced.... More 

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Thank John M
London
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Ate on a Monday night at 8.45 and was pleasantly surprised how busy the restaurant was and what a good atmosphere it had. Food was delicious and service excellent!

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Thank MissOutdoors
London
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We normally go for a meal in the summer so it was interesting to see how seasonal the menu is, I was concerned at first as everything seemed super meaty and rich but it was all divine as usual! Every mouthful was a treat and we thoroughly enjoyed it - a great ham hock hash to start followed by haddock... More 

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Thank Lucy93
Farnham, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

A group of 5 of us decided to pop in on the off chance of getting a table for dinner. Fortunately it is not too busy mid-week. The service was excellent and the food delicious. I went for the Schnitzel while the others went for Guinea Fowl, Pork and fish. The food was well presented and cooked. Lovely selection of... More 

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Thank Peter B
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We have been there a few times and to be fair the last time we had a nice meal. However there weren't enough staff so the service was a bit patchy (drinks took 20 minutes to arrive) plus a few things were off the menu or were missing. I think it tries a bit too hard and sticking to the... More 

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Thank TMac1984
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Very average experience. Through a four course dinner the food varied from poor to only just acceptable. I raised a concern to be conveyed to the kitchen but did not receive a response. The atmosphere was dull. The service, at times, was very poor. I have eaten at this restaurant many times over the years and being very local have,... More 

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Thank Peter J
London, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I went to the Light House on Saturday night with two friends. I had heard of the restaurant, but never seemed to either be in the area or have the time. Now that I've been I should have moved the earth to get there! What a find! Wonderful, local neighbourhood restaurant with excellent food. I was really impressed with the... More 

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Thank James W
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

I went here for my birthday and tried everyone's plates so I know that the food is delicious! I would recommend the pork tenderloin or the beef.

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Thank JamesMonticello
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

The quality of the food exceeds expectation in this neighbourhood restaurant. A bit off the beaten track, the choice and quality are excellent. The atmosphere is good - tables not packed in - and the service is friendly and helpful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$46
Cuisine
European, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-77 Ridgway | Wimbledon, London SW19 4ST, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8944 6338
Description
The Light House opened in 1999 to great critical acclaim and has gone from strength to strength ever since. Now well established as a friendly, neighbourhood restaurant with a modern, international menu and an inspiring selection of wines. The friendly, professional service contributes to its well deserved reputation as one on of the best places to eat in South West London. We now have air-conditioned dining too!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?