“Fun French bistro dining in the hinterland of Soho” - AA Inspector



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Opened by three brothers from across the Channel, Blanchette delivers creative modern bistro-style French cuisine, including a range of charcuterie, and cheese and honey pairings, rife for sharing. The setting feels every bit Parisian boulevard bistro, yet is oh-so relaxed Soho too, with its counter seats and alfresco tables upfront and vintage Francophile bits and bobs. Great-value set menu too, and wines with a Gallic accent.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

2 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
9 D'Arblay Street,Soho,LONDON,W1F 8DR


  • Seats: 54
  • Private dining available
  • Wheelchair accessible
Opening times
  • Closed: 23–26 December
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 5
  • Wines over £30: 34
  • Wines by the glass: 15
  • Cuisine style: Modern, Traditional French Tapas
  • Vegetarian menu

About the area

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The UK's capital was founded by the Romans shortly after they invaded in 43AD. Since then it’s evolved into one of the greatest cities on earth. From a bloody, squalid history to the vanguard of fashion in the Swinging 1960s to the buzzing metropolis it is today, London has something for everyone. There are very British pursuits like the Oxford and Cambridge boat race, changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace and an impressive collection of traditional English pubs. And that’s not to mention world-renowned arts venues, galleries and museums, award-winning theatre and unrivalled shopping – all found within a few Tube stops of each other.

London’s royal history is not to be missed. Visitors can roam around one of Britain’s finest medieval castles and royal prison, and learn about the final days of Anne Boleyn at the Tower of London or, for the less bloodthirsty, visit the Queen’s London home, Buckingham Palace. Don’t miss out on exploring the capital’s Royal Parks – from St James’ Park and Hyde Park in the centre to the majestic Hampton Court and wilderness of Richmond Park in the southwest.

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