Meat People

4-6 Essex Road, London, United Kingdom, N1 8LN
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Opening Information

Day Open Close
Monday 12:00 23:00
Tuesday 12:00 23:00
Wednesday 12:00 23:00
Thursday 12:00 23:00
Friday 12:00 00:00
Saturday 10:00 00:00
Sunday 10:00 22:00

Facilities
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Gluten Free Available

About Meat People

Meat People is a restaurant and cocktail bar in North London that has been established with the people in mind. Housed in a Grade II listed building, Meat People is a stylish venue, with a tiled ceiling and wooden panelling lining the walls; the steel-framed windows still evoke the era of the ocean liner, particularly in light of the mustard yellow upholstery and the tin-like hanging light fixtures.

The drinks list is particularly impressive: Meat People mixes up a selection of classic cocktails using only the finest of spirits, alongside an extensive wine list and a selection of beers brewed locally, in Greenwich. The food is delightful, serving a variety of superb meat cuts sourced locally and from around the world: they serve only the highest quality cuts and only the freshest of ingredients, receiving glowing reviews with every dish. Why not try the Flat cut sharer? A spiral cut of prime rib, topped with a beautiful salsa, or maybe one of our specialty cuts like Onglet or Bavette? These mouth watering cuts start at 200 grams and go up to however much your stomach can handle!!!

Now hosting a brunch that packs a punch. 10am - 4pm Saturday & Sunday, definitely one to check out.

Meat people is a cool bar and restaurant in Islington, ideal for a bite to eat in the evening, a couple of drinks after work, or even to get the party started before a big night out in North London.


For large or private bookings please contact the restaurant:
E: [email protected]
T. 020 7359 5361

Cuisine: International, Brunch, Cocktails, Steak, Wine Bar
Dress Code: Casual,Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 23 November 2019

The mushroom truffle oil risotto was delicious, as was the fillet steak/chips/peppercorn sauce. My only criticism if pushed would be that I would’ve like a bit more advice about best cuts of steak. But overall, the staff were very friendly, the food very tasty & I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Visited On Saturday, 23 November 2019

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Visited On Saturday, 02 November 2019

Great food and lovely staff

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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

Staff were pleasent, patient and service was delighful. Food was delicous and turn around very quickly for a large group (17 of us) Every person in our party commeneted on how great the food was.

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Visited On Friday, 25 October 2019

Chimichurri was quite bland but a minor negative in an otherwise lovely meal. Empanada was epic. I could have ate 1000!

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Visited On Thursday, 24 October 2019

Really fantastic meal, friendly service, delicious food and an all round great experience.

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Have been here before and it wasn’t nearly as good as the first time. We received somewhat frosty, awkward service and the food wasn’t as good as I remembered. We didn’t finish our steaks.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Atmosphere and decor are lovely, staff are very friendly, knowledgeable of the menu and efficient. I have been to Meat People many times and the food is always excellent. My favourite steak restaurant in London.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 October 2019

I love this place, it’s my go to!

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Visited On Saturday, 05 October 2019

3rd visit - will re-visit - wife loved it.

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Visited On Monday, 30 September 2019

Great evening for my wife and I on our 3 year wedding anniversary. Food is on point!

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Visited On Saturday, 28 September 2019

Good quality steak. A relaxed environment. Good evening overrall.

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Visited On Friday, 20 September 2019

So much work has gone into devising a good menu and providing a good service: it was a shame when the cool jazz background was replaced by the same bonehead pop music that we can get in 90% of the restaurants in town. The people who choose music might remember that the patrons like to hear each other's conversation, and chill in a classy environment. Quiet jazz helps; bonehead pop not so much.

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Visited On Tuesday, 17 September 2019

Great service, cosy atmosphere. Delicious steak!

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Visited On Saturday, 07 September 2019

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Visited On Sunday, 01 September 2019

Amazing food, attentive staff. We had a lovely meal!!

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Amazing! I wasn't expecting this level of wow and was pleasantly surprised with a super high quality meal from start to finish.

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Visited On Tuesday, 20 August 2019

The restaurant provides high grade meat, excellently cooked, with a neat range of appetizers and sides. The fillet (tenderloin) is great as always, smooth and tender. Plenty of Gluten-free options, with good deals for lunch hours. The manager is very hospitable. Fun choice of French wines in carafe sizes.

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Visited On Friday, 09 August 2019

Best steakhouse I’ve been to in London. The atmosphere and vibe is perfect for a nice quiet dinner able to chat and drink. The food was amazing and the steak cooked to perfection. Wine great. Cocktails great.

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Visited On Monday, 05 August 2019

Food was nice and cooked to perfection. We had pre-ordered food when making a reservation (Monday Blues) but staff were not aware of this so had to go and ask... Service was good apart from this.

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Visited On Monday, 05 August 2019

Overpriced but nice

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Visited On Saturday, 03 August 2019

The food was excellent!! The service could have been better. Was a bit slow.

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Visited On Friday, 26 July 2019

We went for the early bird which was excellent value for money and decent ribeye steak! The service could have been better (more attentive and there were 3 different servers at one point). Despite this the food and wine were very good and I would go back.

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Visited On Saturday, 13 July 2019

Great service and excellent food. Will definitely come back

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Visited On Friday, 12 July 2019

Perfect as always

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