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8 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T 2LS
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Monday: 12:30-15:30,17:30-22:30. Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday: 12:00-15:30,17:30-23:30
 
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Chez GérardChez Gerard is a real carnivore's favuorite, and is the restaurant of choice for Londoner's who want a relaibly excellent steak frites. Visiting this branch, we thought we would go out on a limb and not have anything made of beef (though we were unable to resist ordering a bowl of their crisp, delicate fries).

We opened with camembert baked in the box, a simlpe-sounding dish that is actually fraught with dangers for the careless chef. On our visit, it was just right - soft enough to scoop in great sticky lumps onto bread and crudite, with none of that salty, plasticky feeling that it can get if overcooked. A 'brick' of sea bass - similar to 'en croute' but with a thinner layer of pastry - mingled goreously light pastry with firm, fresh fish.

This is one of the most attractive restaurants in the chain, divided in to a Brasserie with an appealing 1930s decor, and a more formal restaurant. Service was efficient and unobtrusive.

Another winning restaurant from one of London's best small chains.

 

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Goodge Street Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
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Euston Railway Station
 
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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Soho Masterpark
 
5 minutes walk
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from Ł68  38% off
30 Rathbone Street, W1T | 1 minute from Chez Gérard
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. The hotel restaurant opens for breakfast and ... More
 
 
 
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Brasserie Blanc
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8 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | Same location as Chez Gérard
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30 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Chez Gérard
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Chez Gérard, 10 Dean Street, W1D | 4 minutes from Chez Gérard
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268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 4 minutes from Chez Gérard
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15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 7 minutes from Chez Gérard
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Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Chez Gérard
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19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Chez Gérard
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28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Chez Gérard
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London EDITION, 10 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Chez Gérard
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The Rathbone Hotel
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30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Chez Gérard
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50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Chez Gérard
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23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Chez Gérard
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