The Life Goddess, experimental greek devine

Kingly court, Carnaby street, London, United Kingdom, W1B 5PW
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We are open 7 days a week till late. Everyday we offer homemade lunch dishes and amazing dinner and cocktails. Our wines come from all over Greece specially made for us. During the weekends we offer brunch and fresh juices made with care and lots of new ideas!

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  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Life Goddess, experimental greek devine

In Greek tradition and culture cultivating, preparing and sharing food is a ritual. The journey of the senses starts from mother-earth and finishes at a feast on a table where all the family, friends and companions share the same nourishment and enjoy the sublime result of their efforts. For Greeks preparing a meal for someone is the ultimate token of respect, gratitude, friendship and love.Our philosophy is that good quality sustenance is the epitome of a healthy and happy life! At The Life Goddess we offer food that is grown in the ideal Greek climatic conditions: fruit and vegetables ripened under the abundant Greek sunlight, meat, fish and poultry grown by local cattle farmers and fishermen using traditional environment-friendly methods, superbly balanced, mouth-watering appetizers, salads, main courses and preserves in recipes that will simply blow your mind and arguably the best wines you ever tasted!The Life Goddess, greek experimental divine, our second project that opened in Kingly Court mid of September, encaptures a great effort to serve not only proper greek food but unique greek wines. The One Barrel project is a well executed idea that will offer 15 experimental wines in a total quantity of 300 bottles only, each time. Signature cocktails will be made and served exclusively for The Life Goddess, experimental.

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Visited On Thursday, 14 November 2019

They haven't received the online booking so we had to wait for the table. So I suggest to call for booking. Food is good but a bit expensive, expecialy starters (£6 for the hummus with no bread) and desserts (£8).

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

Great food. We had a very good time

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Enjoyed the meal immensely. Food was presented well and tasted good. Maybe some of the dishes were a little unusual to our taste but unless you experiment at restaurants you’ll never discover anything new. House wine was very nice.

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Visited On Friday, 11 October 2019

Dissapointing. We had to chase staff to get a drink to start with and after the order, they forgot and we had to chase again. For our second beer we had to do the exact same thing. Food was OK but beer very overpriced. The service was terrible and staff seemed to be all over the place. Toilet was full of moths and as I was leaving the restaurant the handle came off the door!! Poor cleaning standards and maintenance

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Visited On Sunday, 29 September 2019

Loved the food but felt it was over-priced for the portion sizes. Much prefer the Store Street branch.

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Visited On Friday, 20 September 2019

Lovely food, although a bit slow to come out.

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Visited On Monday, 09 September 2019

A good wine selection to go with the meal and not overtly expensive.

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Visited On Saturday, 31 August 2019

Thank you for a great birthday celebration! Your team did a fantastic job and the food and ambience were excellent.

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Visited On Friday, 30 August 2019

Fantastic beautiful food in a lovely setting

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Visited On Sunday, 21 July 2019

A very nice meal, great flavours, impressed. Service was excellent and friendly.

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Visited On Thursday, 08 August 2019

Lovely staff and excellent service

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Visited On Thursday, 18 July 2019

The food was not consistently good. Multiple visits, some of them food exceptional some of them food seemed old and not tasty. A bit pricy.

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Visited On Monday, 15 July 2019

Love the food and atmosphere, however, the prices are way too high for what you get. Definitely not value for money. Also, they overfilled a couple of the 2 seater tables meaning our pre-booked big table was very squashed and resulted in our guests having to climb over and under tables to get in and out.

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Visited On Saturday, 22 June 2019

Very nice food and wine, we enjoyed the evening and will come back. For some reason our booking for a table hadn’t come through to the restaurant despite me having an email reservation but we were still given a table.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 June 2019

Food great and good value.

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Visited On Friday, 19 April 2019

The staff were very slow at taking our order and bringing our drinks. Also when asked for a sample of the cheese from the cheese board, having been told that it was very strong, were told this was not possible; along with being told that one bread stick and no biscuits for the cheese was all they could offer. Plus the other desert was very dry & massive and did not come with any 'wet' accompaniment (i.e. ice cream or cream). Not good!

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Visited On Tuesday, 16 April 2019

The food was full of flavour and very enjoyable. We also enjoy that the wines were Greek.

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Visited On Friday, 12 April 2019

Not many vegetarian options on the menu. I went to the branch in Store Street previously for a lunch meal which seemed to have more options. Was a bit disappointed to see only 3 veggie options (with the vegan/veggie burger being almost identical, so really only 2 options).

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Visited On Monday, 18 March 2019

Great mezze

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Food was phenomenal, especially the Giouvetsi which was to DIE FOR.

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Visited On Tuesday, 05 March 2019

This place was highly recommended to us but we found the lamb to be a bit tough in the main dishes. The food overall was good but I can't say outstanding. Otherwise very nice atmosphere and the wine was very unexpectedly good, we drank the rosé, which was slightly bubbly and quite pleasing to the mouth.

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Visited On Friday, 22 February 2019

We booked in advance via the restaurant's booking system for lunch at 12:30 last Friday. When we arrived we were told the restaurant was open but there was no service (!?) We were told if we wanted to eat we would need to wait 30min. When I explained we had booked online for that time, they said that "this is what we sometimes do". The lady was simply rude and had a "not my problem" attitude. It is not normal to book your lunch at a restaurant and be told the restaurant is not serving food when you arrive. With so many options in Kingley Court we were lucky to find a table in the Japanese restaurant just in front. Never going back.

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Visited On Thursday, 07 February 2019

Very disappointing food. Dry and burnt moussaka and very tough lamb souvlaki.

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Visited On Wednesday, 23 January 2019

The food was excellent and plentiful. Would recommend.

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Hello, I had a reservation for Tuesday 15th of January, I even got a reminder about it, but the restaurant was closed! Totally unacceptable, this could have ruined our night. (Ratings are not representative of the restaurant, I was required to put something for my comment to be submitted, sorry about that).

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