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Upstairs Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

89B Acre Lane | Entrance on Branksome Road, London SW2 5TN, England
+44 871 426 8810
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
11 Aug 2014
“Top Notch Top Table”
3 Aug 2014
“They cancelled my birthday booking a few days before”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
89B Acre Lane | Entrance on Branksome Road, London SW2 5TN, England
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

Sadly this will be one of the last reviews here as the restaurant has CLOSED as of Friday 8th August 2014. However I wanted to write a final review about how fantastic the gastronomic experiences have been at 'Upstairs' each time I have been in...More

2  Thank parismcmahon
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I booked a table for 10 here at Upstairs two months in advance for my birthday and they emailed me to cancel it (because the chef had just left at short notice) a few days before the night. I had told the owner that this...More

2  Thank LVDVMC29
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Cannot fault this gorgeous restaurant. The entire staff or completely on point..excellent and friendly service..homely but pristine surroundings and the food is top notch. A fantastic consome with delicate chicken and prawn dumpling; perfect sliver of silky foie gras; excellent lamb with anchovies jus; delectable...More

Thank RPDinner
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We lived just around the corner from this little gem for some time and visited many times, now we've moved away I rather miss it and wish we had visited more often. The dishes can be rather off the wall, but there are real strokes...More

Thank Jmsgld
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

I was looking for something unusual to bring the boyfriend and found this place on internet. The fact that it is hard-ish to find makes it all the more exciting. I have to say, I was surprised by how good the food was - I...More

Thank David_Londo
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We have been coming here intermittently for the last few years. The menu is compact but well thought out. The standard of the food is very high with a reasonably priced wine list. Although the dining room is small the food and excellent staff make...More

Thank hjberry
Reviewed 19 June 2014

I have never written a restaurant review before but felt I could not let the experience of last night's exceptional meal pass by without recording my appreciation. A ring at the front door on the little street and four of us were inside, climbing steep...More

2  Thank Millymon
Reviewed 14 June 2014

I took my friend for a birthday treat and was so pleased I did. The food was absolutely delicious and the friendly service just added to the experience. I have lived in Brixton for more than 20 years and to have a place like this...More

Thank LondonerSW2
Reviewed 6 June 2014

You can only book on-line to dine here, but its always busy. The service is very good, and menu has around 4 options for each course, both meat and fish. The meals were a perfect size, well balance, and not overly filling, so after consuming...More

Thank sarahwarrick
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Booked a table for 6 including one vegetarian for their 6 course tasting menu including wine. We had a drink in the first floor bar beforehand. There was a cocktail list, we ordered a couple of classics instead but should have ordered from their list....More

Thank Michael A
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$34 - US$48
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89B Acre Lane | Entrance on Branksome Road, London SW2 5TN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 871 426 8810
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