Blacklock Soho

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Steak
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  • Sunday Lunch
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
Blacklock is a modern version of the Great British chophouse. Set in an old brothel, we take the best meat in the country from the award winning farmer and butcher Philip Warren in Cornwall. We cook chops simply over our real charcoal grill with a little help from vintage Blacklock irons and serve it all up alongside cocktails for a fiver and wine on tap in our atmospheric subterranean chop mecca. On Sundays we serve a Sunday Roast almost as good as Mum's. Bookings: Monday - Friday Bookings for lunch and pre-theatre from 12-3pm & 5-6pm Bookings for 6+ from 6pm Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00 Bookings for lunch and pre-theatre from 12-6pm Bookings for 6+ from 6pm Sunday: 12:00 - 17:30 Bookings all day for any number
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.7
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4.7
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4.6
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4.6
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97% of people would recommend it to a friend
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j
London
3 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing food. The prime rib better than the porterhouse. Our food server was on her 9th day and knew everything on the menu and was so attentive. 100% will comeback again and make sure you book at peak times

IS
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Brilliant basic with enough twists to be interesting!

OC
London
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The all-in was magnificent!

D
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

I had a Pork Tomahawk and it was 7 out of 10 as it is burnt from the outside. But the service is really great.

OT
London
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

5*
Great food. Excellent service.

OT
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

An absolute incredible experience from service to food

LW
New York Area
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Best meal of our whole trip! A definite must for Sunday Roast! OMG!! And get the Bloody Mary!

JM
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Roast night was a sensation. The presentation on the board to the sweet caramelized carrots to the luscious meat with a nice reduction sauce to the attentive service. 5 Star

OT
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Never disappoints

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S
Nottingham
5 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 3Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic food and the Middlewhite Pork was superb.
Disappointed with the salt smeared glass on the beefy Mary cocktail as I loathe salt and had to wipe it off.
Rest of the food was brilliant.

HF
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Everything about this restaurant was good, the staff went out of their way to ensure we had an enjoyable evening. The food was very tasty and filling and the atmosphere was lively and very friendly.

AG
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Great meat and cocktails, will definitely return. Certainly not for vegetarians though.

L
London
5 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 3Food 5Service 1Ambience 4

It’s a meat-lover’s heaven. We ordered the “all in” platter. Starters were disappointing, nothing remarkable. For main, lamb chops were very good, pork chops were quite special, beef chops were dry and chewy. We ordered prime rib and rib eye as well. Both were very nice. However we really don’t like the service in that restaurant. Two female staff were careless and ignored customers. One denied we ordered the prime ribs while we waited very long and question them. It’s a hype place so don’t expect any decent service in that store. Avoid cheap beef.

MB
London
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent and would both recommend and revisit. Only improvements would be a greater choice of starters and less waiting time for the meal to arrive.

ED
London
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent food with excellent friendly staff. Was my partners birthday and the service was fabulous.

k
London
6 reviews
Dined on 9 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Really high quality meat, cooked properly and good wine. Our waiter was really friendly and helpful. The underground restaurant had a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Great evening all round.

U
London
8 reviews
Dined on 9 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Service, food and ambience was perfect! Could t recommend any higher. Must visit!

OT
Yorkshire
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Probably the best steak I've ever had, excellent sides too, and friendly service.

MS
1 review
Dined on 9 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

An Amazing place. We loved everything.
Though there are many stairs, we had a wonderful time. The staff was absolutely great as was the food

TR
London
1 review
Dined on 8 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Best Sunday Roast and fantastic service and value too

R
Jacksonville
10 reviews
Dined on 8 September 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 2

Good food and service although the portions were on the small side. Too crowded and noisy for us.

EF
London
23 reviews
Dined on 8 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Beautiful Sunday roast, as always, from Blacklock. The only tiny gripe is three of us went all-in and the majority of meat served was pork - there was no lamb and the beef slices were small.

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great!!!! Very High quality! Nice place!

OT
Osaka
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 2Food 3Service 2Ambience 3

We arrived approx 2 mins past our reservation, and turned out there is no table available yet. They told us there are table that is already in the process of billing and it will take approx 10-15 mins. We ended up waiting for more than half an hour until the table is ready. Since there is no chair/bar whatsoever, we had to wait outside while standing. We actually wouldnt mind waiting in line for a restaurant, but the fact that we did reservation since last month but still told to wait until we can be seated is kind of annoying, it made the reservation felt useless.

Food was ok i guess with average service (took us 4 requests before we got the check), but i am still very disappointed for having to wait despite having a reservation.

LS
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Wow, what amazing steak and friendly informative staff. An intimate place with a relaxed atmosphere, we’ll definitely be going back.

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

At Blacklock they know what they do and they do it well. Service was great- friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Spot on cocktails- found a new favourite! Food well presented and tasted fabulous. Will definitely be returning.

LH
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

Great food and quality drink.

The service was a bit forceful for us to leave.

But this could be the demand of reservations etc.

AW
London
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Great Food! The sides of fried veg and the tomato salad were excellent! Will be back .

SB
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Locale accogliente e caratteristico. Buona cucina di qualità. Personale giovane e molto cordiale. Birra della casa ottima.

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CS
1 review
Dined on 7 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It was outstanding. The £18 Rib Eye is the best steak i've eaten under £30 anywhere in the world. The cheescake is possible the best i've had. I was very surprised at the high quality of the food and staff. Wine list a bit pricey but didnt stop us having 5 bottles. Absolutely superb, will be back.

MC
1 review
Dined on 6 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Quality food and venue

Will be returning soon

Homemade beer was lively

JW
Hertfordshire
12 reviews
Dined on 6 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The most consistent restaurant out there, regardless of which branch you go to. Had the 'All-in' chops and took a colleague for her first visit and she was as impressed as I always am. Sides of Sweet potato, baby gem lettuce and the mixed veg followed by the cheesecake. All fantastic.

OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 5 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Steak was great, service was great. We left happy 😀

OT
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 3 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great food. Exceptional value for the quality. You won’t get better in London, £20 for all in and £5 for an old fashioned is a bargain.

Service friendly, informal and knowledgeable.

d
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on 3 September 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

The type of restaurant that is so good that you don't want to leave a rave review... but the staff is so great, you feel like you have to :) Good food without the over the top ambiance / bill.

T
Kent
1 review
Dined on 2 September 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Great service and food. Definitely go back and recommend A++++

MK
Hertfordshire
1 review
Dined on 1 September 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 3

Food was good but not outstanding, the place it’s is lovely but I wouldn’t go back

BB
Salt Lake City
2 reviews
Dined on 1 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

Came for the Sunday roast. Meal was superb. Flavor-town! A bit noisy and tightly spaced but had a great time with family whilst visiting London. A definite not to miss!

DD
London
1 review
Dined on 1 September 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Really nice place to go for a Sunday Roast. Portions are excellent

NS
1 review
Dined on 31 August 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food here is fantastic, the table waiters give great advice and the chef does an equally great job of cooking the meat!

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