Westminster, Strand, Victoria

Brasserie Joel

Brasserie Joel

Restaurant details

Address: First Floor, Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London SE1 7UT

Telephone number: 020 7620 7272

Nearest station: Waterloo

Opening times: 5.30pm – 10.30pm Sun-Thurs; 5.30pm – 11.00pm Fri & Sat

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Critic reviews - total score 7 out of 10

Critics' score: 6.5
Zoe Williams Telegraph
Reviewed on November 15, 2010
"The menu mentioned the crab having come from Devon, but that just underlined how neutral the dish was, evoking neither English seaside nor French finesse. It conjured up no atmosphere beyond professionalism." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Anon Metro
Reviewed on September 01, 2010
"Antunes’s food might be better suited to a stylish, intimate Mayfair restaurant but I’d happily crawl over Westminster Bridge to eat it again." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Zoe Strimpel City AM Estimated score
Reviewed on July 27, 2010
"The food that we ate was, in the main, luscious, rich and delightfully flavoured." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 7
Jay Rayner Observer Estimated score
Reviewed by July 11, 2010
"You will find many of the dishes, or approximations of them, in many other restaurants, but rarely done with this precision or commitment." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 5.5
John Walsh Independent
Reviewed on June 19, 2010
"The... surprise was how plain the selection of utterly predictable brasserie dishes was: roast duck, roast chicken, pork shoulder, suckling pork belly, shoulder of lamb, fillet of bream, scallops, John Dory, sea basszzzzzzz - sorry, I nodded off there for a minute." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 6
David Sexton Evening Standard
Reviewed on June 03, 2010
"All of this was a lot more rewarding and authentic than you would ever have predicted from the hotel’s exterior." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Hermano Primero Dos Hermanos Estimated score
Reviewed on May 30, 2010
"Yes, a chef who actually cooks in the restaurant which bears his name. Whatever next? How about a bloody good meal." READ REVIEW

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