Prawn on the Lawn (London)

292 - 294 St.Pauls Road, London, United Kingdom, N1 2LH
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Open Wednesday to Saturday, serving food all day
Sunday, serving lunch only until 4pm

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  • Private Dining
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About Prawn on the Lawn (London)

Prawn on the Lawn in Islington is a fully licensed fishmonger and restaurant situated near to Islington’s buzzing Upper Street. Established in 2013 by Rick Toogood and his wife Katie, it began life as a seafood bar and fishmonger but has now been extended to include a 35 seater restaurant and 16 seating private dining room, serving only the freshest seafood and tapas-style fish dishes. Prawn on the Lawn serves creative plates including seared tuna, thai style scallops and our signature Prawn on the Lawn dish, as well as larger platters such as Crab, Lobster, Fruits De Mer and fresh fish you can pick from the counter, sourced directly from day boats and fish markets in Devon and Cornwall. We make every effort to be as seasonal and sustainable as possible and change our menu every day.

Cuisine: Seafood
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Thursday, 30 July 2020

Nice to have PotL back! It remains one of the best restaurants in London, and by extension, the country.

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Absolutely excellent meal at Prawn on the lawn after lockdown. It was my first visit and I will definitely be back. Great food, excellent service and the view from the counter seats into the kitchen was really nice as well

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Visited On Sunday, 02 August 2020

Great meal (again) and a hugely welcoming team. Love the set up and the choice is excellent. Thanks to all for looking after us so well.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

What a treat! The staff were amazing. So cheery, helpful and created a very relaxed atmosphere. The food was incredible and the drinks lovely too. We will be back!

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Visited On Saturday, 01 August 2020

Outstanding food and customer service one of the best fish bar / restaurant in London

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Visited On Friday, 31 July 2020

Love it here!

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Visited On Friday, 31 July 2020

Great food and lovely service

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 July 2020

Great food - will defiantly be back. Was nice to have some other people around to make the experience normal. Only slight complaint was on the service. “Wait here” sticker at the door - but I found myself standing there for ages while members of staff just looked at me ...afterwards service was friendly- but slow ..this is a niggle rather than a complaint- as the food more than makes up for it

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Visited On Wednesday, 29 July 2020

So glad to come back and to feel safe and relaxed, eating my favourites one by one. Thank you for being such a marvellous local restaurant.

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Visited On Friday, 24 July 2020

Incredible food, this is the third time I’ve visited and it never disappoints. Excellent quality, wonderful flavours and impeccable service.

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Visited On Saturday, 25 July 2020

Lovely and friendly. Always good food! And thank you for the booking reminders.

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Fab service and incredible food. Social distancing measures were really strong too

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Visited On Saturday, 18 July 2020

Wonderful food with great service. Felt like a normal atmosphere regardless of Covid measures

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Love, love, love this restaurant! V fresh fish and seafood, beautifully prepared and presented. Always great, friendly service.

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Visited On Thursday, 23 July 2020

Great food and atmosphere!

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Visited On Thursday, 16 July 2020

The food was fresh and delicious; it felt safe with the tables not close together and a reduced number so didn't feel nervous eating there; the wine recommendation was great; the team was helpful; our server was really friendly; had a wonderful time! The oysters are SO GOOD!

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Visited On Friday, 17 July 2020

Perfect as per usual. Delighted to see that the bar seating is back. Loved the new screens. Fab!

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Visited On Friday, 17 July 2020

Great meal as usual.. lovely airy space and really friendly warm staff. One of my favourites ... Glad to be back !

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Visited On Friday, 17 July 2020

A seafood restaurant worth visiting time after time

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Visited On Friday, 17 July 2020

It's a cheerful, charming place. Service is charming but can be a bit slow and disorganised. Really like the food but they can be a bit overenthusiastic with the spicing - lovely delicate seafood doesn't need nduja sauce IMO. But I do love it, and we've been many times.

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Visited On Wednesday, 15 July 2020

Lovely to be back

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Visited On Saturday, 11 July 2020

Prawn on the Lawn must be one of the best fish and sea food restaurants in London. It is a really wonderful place, the food is fantastic and the staff are great.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 July 2020

Fab food

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Visited On Sunday, 12 July 2020

Love POTL and the team there - so excited they're back.

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Visited On Friday, 10 July 2020

Amazing food, really lovely and helpful staff and great atmosphere.

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