Hawksmoor Knightsbridge Reviews; London, UK
Luxury Travel Guide

class="last"class="last">FATHER'S DAY

class="last"class="last">EASTER

class="last"class="last">CHRISTMAS

class="last"class="last">VALENTINE'S

class="last"class="last">AWARDS
 
Home  >  Restaurant Reviews  >  London  >  Hawksmoor Knightsbridge
 

Hawksmoor Knightsbridge, London

3 Yeoman’s Row, Knightsbridge, SW3 2AL, UK
Hawksmoor Knightsbridge Review
 
5 Star Rating
17 January 2019Hawksmoor Knightsbridge
Tags: London, UK, Steakhouse reviewsThe Bill: £58 per head
 

We have visited Hawksmoor on numerous occasions, in a number of their different locations, and we have to say that their Knightsbridge restaurant is certainly one of our favourites. This steakhouse brand holds a special sort of atmosphere with its sophisticated, art deco style interiors, and low lighting. It makes for a rather wonderful dining experience, particularly in Knightsbridge, where the restaurant resides in a basement below street level.

What we enjoy most about Hawksmoor is its consistency. We know that on any given day we can go to Hawksmoor for a meal and it will be as good as the last time we dined there, and I’m pleased to say that this occasion was no exception.

When we arrived we were greeted by the signature warmth of Hawksmoor, with a friendly welcome and prompt seating at our table. We were pleased to be in the middle of the action, and we couldn’t resist starting our evening with a cocktail. I went for the Marmalade Cocktail, which saw Beefeater, Campari, lemon and marmalade. This was a fruity and aromatic drink that was quite a delight. My partner went for the Corpse Reviver #2 which was mixed with Gin, Triple Sec, Socchi Americano, lemon and absinthe - certainly not for the faint hearted!

“We know that on any given day we can go to Hawksmoor for a meal and it will be as good as the last time we dined there, and I’m pleased to say that this occasion was no exception.”

We browsed the menu as we sipped our cocktails and on this occasion, decided to go straight to the main event. My partner went for the 300g fillet steak complete with an additional half lobster and peppercorn sauce. I went for the 400g rib-eye with bearnaise sauce, and we also added sides of creamed spinach, Tunworth mash and lastly the buttered English greens. To say we enjoyed our choices would be an understatement. The steaks were so full of flavour and so perfectly cooked, and the sides were just the right accompaniment. Hawksmoor have so many tempting side dishes which all sound incredibly indulgent, but we somehow managed to restrain ourselves and remain sensible with our choices.

For the wine, we chose a bottle of the 2016 Yohan Lardy Moulin-a-Vent Vieilles Vignes de 1903, Beaujolais, France. This was a great wine, with purple hues; it was medium bodied and full of sour berries and raspberry flavours with a spicy finish - a fine addition to the table.

Once again, we had a wonderful experience at Hawksmoor Knightsbridge. The service was excellent, and as always, they excelled themselves on the delivery of the food. The flavours were exquisite and the presentation was also great. We will certainly be returning and would highly recommend Hawksmoor to anyone looking for a fantastic steak meal in London.

 
Photos courtesy of Hawksmoor Knightsbridge
5 others are viewing this restaurant right now
 

Social Share

Linkedin RSS
 
London Hotels   London Restaurants
 
 
Service: 9reviews of Hawksmoor KnightsbridgeLocation: 8Hawksmoor Knightsbridge reviewsValue: 8Hawksmoor KnightsbridgeStyle: 9Hawksmoor Knightsbridge reviewQuality: 8
 
 
Recent Reviews
 
Instagram
 
Seven Sins
Seven Sins
We put the spotlight on the industry's most recognisable faces in our new interview segment "Seven Sins". If you want to know what inspires the industry's movers and shakers or what your favourite food loving celebrity likes to indulge in then you'll find it in their Seven Sins.
 
Atul Kochhar
Chef Patron, Benares Restaurant...
Atul Kochhar Seven Sins
Chef Patron of the highly acclaimed Benares restaurant in London, Atul...
Atul Kochhar
 
Fred Sirieix
GM of Galvin at Windows
Fred Sirieix Seven Sins
Fred is an acclaimed International Consultant in the customer services...
Fred Sirieix
 
Rupert Shreeve
Design Director, Bennett Winch
Rupert Shreeve Seven Sins
Rupert Shreeve is a multidisciplinary designer who has held positions in...
Rupert Shreeve
 
Tommy Heaney
Tommy Heaney Seven Sins
Tommy Heaney is Head Chef and owner of Heaneys Cardiff, his eponymous restaurant...
Tommy Heaney
 
Belstaff UK
 
Popular Searches
Los Angeles Casual Oxford Luxury
Surrey Italian London Cocktail Bar
Los Angeles Modern European Edinburgh Italian
Sussex Traditional Tokyo Luxury
 
Instagram
 
© The Critics Guide 2019 HomeHome AboutAbout Privacy & Cookie PolicyprivacyBlogblogTermsblogSocial Media TermstermsSitemapsitemapContact