Estiatorio Milos – London

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Winner of The Harden’s award for The Best Fish & Seafood London Restaurant of the Year 2017 and Winner of AA’s Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence in two years running 2015-2017. Recognised as one of the finest Mediterranean seafood restaurants in the world, Estiatorio Milos was founded by acclaimed chef and restaurateur Costas Spiliadis. Milos is celebrated for serving the freshest, most pristine fish flown in daily from the Mediterranean and for sourcing the highest-quality ingredients. The consistently impeccable service and welcoming spirit has made Milos an unparalleled culinary destination in Montreal, New York, Athens, Las Vegas, Miami, and London.
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HD
London
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

lovely staff. incredible food, simple but effective. Definitely going back!

KS
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Best Greek food outside of Greece, highly recommended for fresh fish

M
London
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Excellent quality of food / very fresh and scrumptious! Excellent service!

N
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience4

Second time here and the last. The service was slow and borderline abrupt, but more importantly the food was exceptionally disappointing for the price. We ordered a £75 starter of “raw fish platter” - a chef’s selection. 2 of the raw fish (served as sashimi style cuts) were actually heavily smoked. One of them I actually could not swallow, it was so strong. This is NOT raw fish. Second, the tuna tartare was inedible salty. High grade tuna For tartare should not be served pre salted, let alone overly salted. Greek salad Is £23 (easily Shared by 2 people) but it had 2 olives in it. I can’t justify the spend we incurred here when London has such a wealth of amazing restaurants offering better value and service.

OT
Miami
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing fish and seafood! Service is awesome!

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

The best Greek trattoria in London.

LC
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Absolutely amazing. Recommend the octopus or the lamb which is what we had had and it gave us a very good experience.

OD
London
1 review
Dined on 20 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

the lunch menu is perfect! The dishes are very good and not too expensive. I recommend!

DP
London
2 reviews
Dined on 19 February 2020
Overall3Food2Service2Ambience3

Nothing special as what I initially thought.

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall4Food5Service3Ambience4

Great location and premises, love the fresh fish shown on ground floor and ability to pick yours. Overall great restaurant some members of staff should be re trained, also jackets taken at the beginning of the night but you need to investigate and find the cloakroom to get it back and because no ticket was given I had to go and hunt for our jackets. Not very well planned. Just some minor details that should be addressed for that kind of level of restaurant.

OT
Munich
2 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Best quality fresh fish. Great variety of delicious Greek wines as well as France wines. Very kind and helpful service. It was an extraordinary dining experience.

ME
London
2 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Rarely does a restaurant live up to it's reputation as well as Esitiatorio Milos did for us. From the bread and oil all the way to the dessert, food was perfect, service flawless. Fabulous job. Of course expensive, of course you could find equally good food at a lower price, but at this level you're paying for the service, the experience, the consistency. And these guys deliver brilliantly.

DH
1 review
Dined on 14 February 2020
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience4

I have eaten may times at Milos and thoroughly enjoy their food - especially their lunch menu, it is exceptional value for money. I adore the octopus starter!

My partner and I came for Valentine's Day late lunch and had the lunch time menu. The octopus was fantastic, the wine was lovely! He loved his lamb. I had the clam pasta, which is a £5 supplement. I complained because the pasta was so salty. I had clearly left half my pasta. I informed the waiter and he took the meal away. I saw the chefs try it and shake their heads and that was it. No apology, no offer of a coffee. We didn't want anything for free at all - but just a simple apology would have sufficed. It really left a bitter taste in my mouth, especially seeing the chefs dismiss my comment. My partner said the pasta was so salty and inedible and I had barely had two mouthfuls. It is a real shame, I may go back again, just for the octopus starter, as it really is fab! But I doubt I will go back for special occasion, or to recommend to any of my friends coming to visit London.

A
London
1 review
Dined on 13 February 2020
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

Rude staff, food had zero flavour, incredibly overpriced, incredibly dissapointed. We couldn’t leave fast enough.

OT
1 review
Dined on 7 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Marvelous!

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JA
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 3 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always a wonderful experience selecting the seafood and having it beautifully cooked and presented. Love that yogurt with honey

TI
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 2 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing food, best Greek food outside Greece so fresh and authentic. Service is very good and so friendly

J
London
8 reviews
Dined on 1 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

All the food were amazing. Love it so much. Will surely return soon!

b
London
2 reviews
Dined on 30 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This is the best restaurant experience in London. The courtesy and care, and warm hospitality were a revelation. Excellent fresh food and excellent service.

S
London
47 reviews
Dined on 29 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent et frais comme toujours. Service top.

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TB
London
1 review
Dined on 28 January 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

Great place for special occasion

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 25 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious foods with elegant ambience. I reccomend the milos special and black risotto.

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 24 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I had dinner with my family last Friday to celebrate the birthday of one of us. The food was amazing and so was the service. Fish was super fresh and cooked perfectly. Great variety too.
We asked and we got a table close to the window. I would say a great attention to the service and to the client.
Price is high but u get the top quality and service. So money well spent.

PJ
1 review
Dined on 23 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great food and service, takes me back to Greece...my guest was very happy.

HK
1 review
Dined on 22 January 2020
Overall2Food1Service3Ambience3

I have been going there for some time then stopped as the set lunch menu got worse and worse. Yesterday it was really terrible. The Greek Salad was soggy, not fresh and with one olive! the fish was plain and with boiled cauliflower & boiled broccoli that were both tasteless. What happened to flavouring and making each meal taste great. My guest had 2 small lamb pieces that were tiny and lots of French fries that were soggy. No point to have a set lunch menu just to offer a very cheap version of the food!

t
Miami
4 reviews
Dined on 17 January 2020
Overall1Food2Service1Ambience3

Don't waste your time or money on this tourist trap. The menu looks fantastic and it is, as in fantasy. The salt baked fish is too big or small for your table, will take too long to prepare and then some. The other dishes that look good they just sold the last one. For you there is lovely looking fresh sea bream that translates into a dry overcooked slab at 100 pounds per kilo, and yours was at least one kilo. and if you forgot to order a side, well too bad that price does not include one and the waiter forgot to mention it. Also beware of the golden oysters at 7 pounds a piece, unlike the others at 4.5 pounds. The waiter will suggest them as if they were all the same. First time in London that I declined to pay the 12.5% discretionary service charge. From the moment you enter till the minute you leave you'll feel taken and even mocked by the numerous staff.

AQ
London
1 review
Dined on 15 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Exquisite. Every time. Every location. Don’t understand the negatives.

MB
London
1 review
Dined on 14 January 2020
Overall5Food3Service4Ambience4

The lamb chop menu was a very small portion with just a two mouthful of lamb. Very poor portion with tiny chop. Three chops would have been better and with less chips!

c
London
93 reviews
Dined on 12 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

My third visit to this restaurant and I intend to repeat. Service is impeccable the food is fresh and well presented. The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. My Mum did not enjoy the wine so we were offered a glass for her of a different one for free. Always a fantastic experience never disappoints.

JA
New England
24 reviews
Dined on 11 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Birthday celebration

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 10 January 2020
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

Service is awful !!! Starbucks is better ! Food is poor and pretend to be good.

My worst experience in London.

D
London
1 review
Dined on 8 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Sea bream was exquisite as was broccoli and mixed salad. My son had lamb and raved about it (although he is not really a lamb eater!). Service impeccable and they honoured our limited time so so well. Thank you All.

s
New York Area
42 reviews
Dined on 6 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent pre theater dining experience

OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 4 January 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

The staff are very friendly, they made my dinner very joyful.
I was very much impressed with the chef in charge, he has excellent Managment skills, he managed both his staff and the customers very well! He worked really hard to make our experience great.
The guy in the reception was very nice, and the Morrocon waiter too.
The food was good but the audience and the vibes were great!
I will definitely come again, and I’ll recommend it to my friends

A
Oxford
1 review
Dined on 4 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Super fish restaurant with great selection of excellent Greek wine. Dining a la carte comes at a considerable price though I am told that one can have a delicious fixed menu dinner (eg for a group of people) at reasonable cost.

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 4 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Just WOW 👍

OT
London
1 review
Dined on 2 January 2020
Overall2Food1Service1Ambience3

Service was very slow
Food was cold

M
London
23 reviews
Dined on 2 January 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It is always one of the best places for fish in London. Outstanding place, top quality food and notable wine list (with high recharges). Expensive but it worth the visit. I will for sure be back again.

m
1 review
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience3

we have dined 3 times - unfortunately our experience on the 31st has left us doubtful of revisiting.

To start we ate the Milos special (cold) and calamari (overcooked/cold) followed by shrimp which was perfect however the lobster was was cold and overcooked in pasta that tasted like dish water.

Side of Greek salad was WARM? as if it had been under a heat lamp - the fries were also cold - of which we didn't even order but still charged us for.

Our meal which was £200+ for 2 people (we do not drink alcohol) was such a let down this time. We like to leave a tip on top of the service charge, however we felt like asking for a refund of our bill.

The service was short, sharp and snappy. They constantly look over your shoulder as if they are in a hurry to get you out. It's a shame as we have never had a visit as poor as this. We hope Milos takes feedback seriously.

S
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 31 December 2019
Overall1Food1Service3Ambience1

Food overpriced massively and not special, menu not a lot to choose from.