Paternoster Chop House

Bronze Award
5 Reviews
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Bronze Award

Being the First Dates restaurant of choice is rather cool, but don’t let its TV fame distract you: the Paternoster Chop House really means business. Here is a kitchen that butchers all its meaty carcases in-house, so expect roast bone marrow among the starters, steak and kidney pudding “chock-full” of meat, and plenty of action from the Josper grill when it comes to Black Angus rib-eyes, Middle White pork chops and suchlike. It’s all robust stuff, but with plenty of refinement too. Elsewhere, game turns up in season and seafood gets a good outing (fish and chips and whole Dover sole, for example), while the classically minded simplicity extends to desserts of sticky toffee pudding and vanilla cheesecake. Hand-cut chips and other essential sides can bump up the bill, although the set menu is particularly good value. Paternoster’s heated covered terrace is a “lovely spot”, with a stunning backdrop courtesy of Sir Christopher Wren.

Good to know about Paternoster Chop House

Cuisines
British
Ambience
Big and bold, Buzzy, Fun
Food Occasions
Breakfast, Bottomless brunch
Alfresco And Views
Outside seating
Special Features
Wheelchair access
People
Group dining [8+]

Paternoster Chop House Also Offers


Special offers from Paternoster Chop House

Dorset Down Lamb tasting menu: £60 or with drinks pairing £95

From: 4 April, 2019
To: 28 April, 2019
Max: 6
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Availability: Daily 12:00PM-2:30PM 5:30PM-9:30PM

Free Flowing Bubbles

From: 15 April, 2019
To: 14 October, 2019
Max: 6
Enjoy Free Flowing Bubbles Saturdays for an additional £20 pp
Availability: Sat 12:00PM-3:00PM

Set Menu: 2 courses for £25, 3 for £30

From: 15 April, 2019
To: 14 October, 2019
Max: 6
From a set menu.
Availability: Sun 12:00PM-3:15PM,Mon-Thu 12:00PM-3:15PM 5:30PM-10:15PM,Fri 12:00PM-3:15PM 5:30PM-10:00PM,Sat 12:00PM-3:00PM 5:30PM-10:15PM

Red Roasts & Free Flowing Bordeaux for an extra £15 pp

From: 21 April, 2019
To: 13 October, 2019
Max: 6
Enjoy Free Flowing Bordeaux wine with our Sunday Roasts for an additional £15 pp
Availability: Sun 12:00PM-3:15PM

Location for Paternoster Chop House

Unit 1, Warwick Court, London, EC4M 7DX

020 7029 9400

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Opening Times of Paternoster Chop House

Mon-Fri 12N-3.30pm Mon-Sat 5.30-10.30pm Sun 11am-4pm

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5 Reviews 
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Anon

Far too ordinary for the price
29 May 2017
We ate the fixed price lunch for L22 pounds: I had pate and a fish cake. Our 1 pint of beer must have been +L10, because our ordinary lunch cost L66. It was incredibly ordinary, boorish British food. Even the beer was boring. I'd eaten better food for 1/3 of the price the day before. Go to the first pub you see instead.
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Ms/Mrs. Sarah B

Had to wait a long time for the table
17 March 2017
Review is being marked down as we had to wait a long time for the table we had boooked.
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Anon

Lovely food, great service, not the coldest beer though
20 July 2016
Everything is lovely about this place but it's the service that stands out. Really top notch and they know how to make you feel special even if you're just ordering off the set menu. My only gripe, and it wasn't a massive gripe, was that the pint of beer I got wasn't too cold, and it was a hot day where ice cold was needed! Any other day and it would have been five out of five for everything.
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Ms/Mrs. Gina L

It's called a chop house - but the catch of the day is perfect everytime!
18 February 2014
Smart, cozy city restaurant in Paternoster Square. Great for a meal if you are taking in the sights of St Paul's, The Millenium Bridge or even after a look around The Tate. Atmosphere was a little buzzy when we dined, however the lunchtime rush was soon over (after 2pm) and we enjoyed a leisurley lunch with friends. The potted shirmp, Middle White pork, Somerset chicken and wild garlic soup were heartily praised (expensive but worth it). The catch of the day however was sublime. Never have I ate such glorious Seabass! The staff were ok, busy at first but then gave us more time and helped us chose a few glasses of vino to accompany our meals.
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Mr. Tim H

Loved it!
24 August 2013
Food was great, service excellent. Cherry bakewell outstanding!
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