British classics perfected since 1828

Our unique culinary story is a tale of traditions upheld, undiluted by the tide of time over two centuries. Today, Simpson's in the Strand offers a landmark London dining experience. We look forward to welcoming you. 

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Christmas at Simpson's

A classic, British Christmas reimagined. Celebrate this festive season at Simpson’s in the Strand.

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Gift vouchers and experiences

Simpson's is an experience that deserves to be shared. Surprise and delight your loved ones with our famous carving classes, dining experiences or monetary vouchers.

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A reimagined menu

The finest ingredients from around the British Isles combine in a contemporary celebration of our culinary heritage.


The highest of standards

The inimitable Simpson's story is brought to life by our passionate team of professionals.


Notices on the Strand

Stories in the Strand

It all began in 1828

In 1828, The Grand Cigar Divan opened as a chess club and coffee house at 100 Strand. Chess has been woven into the fabric of the Simpson’s story ever since.

The art of carving

Learn how to carve like a master at the home of the Great British roast.

Stories in the Strand

Sherlock Holmes was a regular

Simpson's was a great favourite of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle... and his greatest literary creation. Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson dine with us in both The Dying Detective and the Illustrious Client.