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Le Mercury

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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
French, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On this occasion I was with my husband, but despite the soft candle light, it’s fine to go with a mate or solo (as I have done in the past). I visit it when I’m going to a London Pub Theatre in Islington as the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HM J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This small French restaurant serves really authentic French cuisine with each dish just divine.It was truly hard to choose between classics but we picked some excellent choices: endive with nuts and roquefort, soup of the day, chevre with salad(very generous size)! My guest and I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank janeaustinNY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a table through their website where you need to give your details like telephone number and email address. The table was booked with one month in advance to celebrate our wedding. We went there our special day at 13:45, table was booked for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank mariabO6019RJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Good prices. Lovely place, set overmultiple floors. The duck is always a good choice. I've been here more times than I can count and have never had a bad meal.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ecclesdave
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Called the restaurant to change my booking and the person on the other end was really rude and was saying how I don’t know where I’m calling, as he answered the phone not mentioning the restaurants name. Still went for my Christmas dinner with a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank barsati
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Booked for a group of 4 people on Friday night - which is usually the busiest dining night in trendy Islington. The restaurant is dimly light with seating on upper floors. We were seated on the ground floor. We started with pate, calamari and goats...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ianthy
Reviewed 4 October 2018

So having had an excellent chinese the night before, I craved some tasty Mediterranean cooking. TA recomended Pera ... the emty tables indicated otherwise ... Having just walked past Le Mercury and had an excellent meal previously (even though I went in for the cod...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 2112Traveller
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Personally, I wouldn't choose to eat in a restaurant like this, which is candlelit and very dark in a romantic sort of way. However, my friend suggested we ate there so I agreed. For Islington, this is a very reasonably priced eatery. I had sea...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fourcats130
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Briliant little gem in the hearth of Angel with the most delicious rib eye I ever had and fantastic service from Aurora ! I will definetly come back !

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dumitru89cfd
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve been going to le mercury on and off for the last 6/7 years when they had the two restaurants,I have to say I have never ever had a bad meal here,we’ve pretty much tried everything on the menu,I’ve sent friends here and they’ve all...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank zoz184
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Response from 34aleksandrag | Reviewed this property |
i highly recommend goat's salad as a starter. And salmon as a main. they are not huge but significant .
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