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43 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0PP, England
+44 20 7958 7000
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (117 reviews)
“salt beef” (15 reviews)
12:00 - 17:00All hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
43 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0PP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A South African owned restaurant opposite Buckingham Palace, where we stopped for lunch. The most delicious thing about it was the air conditioning (it was over 32C outside). The second was one of the best hamburgers I have ever eaten, albeit at a very high...More

Thank What
Reviewed 4 days ago

We dropped in tired and weary without a reservation on our first night in London and were welcomed at Bbar with great service and a very interesting menu with a large variety of small plates in addition to full entrees. The wine selections were unusually...More

Thank Artncars
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

when i went it was super busy and the service was still good. it was fun, alot of standing room. i would recommend

Thank oliwpb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I work down the road and use this restaurant a lot, mainly because they know how to run and work a restaurant. The Manager, Ian, is always smiling and friendly. The food is delicious and the waiting staff are always willing to help. Having lived...More

1  Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great experience at BBar - very welcoming atmosphere, large varied menu, delicious fish dish. The whole team really made us feel welcome from the minute we walked in the door, there was a good choice of food and no problem for the waiters to do...More

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our recent trip to London we came upon this restaurant for our first meal. We found this place to be comfortable and inviting. We ordered the fish and chips and the meal was delicious. Service was excellent and it was a lovely introduction the...More

1  Thank union02
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were interested to try this place after reading such positive reviews on trip advisor, and also having driven past it the previous week on route to Victorian Station, noting the 'Salt beef' sign in the window. ( My husband is extremely partial to the...More

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

O my god...that pasta I had...wanted to lick the plate :) And the best Mojito I ever had. Friendly and funny staff.

Thank Sigurdardottir_Erla
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had peri peri chicken and a salt beef sandwich. both were excellent. The staff was very good and very international, our waitress was from Brasil.d

2  Thank david h
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The food and service was amazing! The drinks were lovely but expensive. The place itself was lovely. I would definitely recommend going there for food and it is very close to the Apollo Theatre to great for food before the show.

Thank Emily W
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How soon would needs to book av able for sat 16 April for myself and my two daughters we are visiting the st james theatre for evening performance at 7.30. Many thanks Anita
9 April 2016|
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Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Reviewed this property |
Don't book just go, think they always make a plan. Lovely bar area, alternatively book a day or two before. We just walked in.
Full Lunch menu please
7 September 2015|
Response from Ian P | Property representative |
Thank you for your message. Please kindly visit our website to see all our menus. Unfortunately we are unable to attach it here. Best Regards, bbar & Restaurant
Spencer K
Quick Lunch?
4 April 2015|
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Response from 208Geordie | Reviewed this property |
The lunch service was equal to the evening service. Barry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$76
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Westminster
  • Neighbourhood: Westminster
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7958 7000
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