The grilled swordfish served in a lemony, oily, capery slick of loveliness with a carby hit of smashed potatoes has ended up on my 2017 Best Dishes Ever list. This was simply a lovely dinner in a venue that celebrates the pleasures of good company and a convivial vibe…De Niro’s development could have broken this restaurant. Joe Allen said, let’s go on with the show.
Grace Dent, Go London, December 2017See the full review
All that’s good and fun about Joe Allen remains deep in the DNA of the place’… ‘the 2017 version of Joe Allen is in fact the perfect place in which to escape 2017’
Kathryn Flett, The Sunday Telegraph 10/10 reviewSee the full review
After a preview at the National Theatre, where better to eat than the relocated Joe Allen (answer: nowhere).
Fay Maschler, Evening Standard, September 2017See the full review
When in doubt, eat at Joe Allen, you will fit in here forever, they take care of you, it’s divine.