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Events & Private Dining

POLPO at Ape & Bird is open all day. We take reservations for lunch for any sized party and in the evening for groups of 8 or more. To book a table for lunch, or for an evening booking of 8-16, please call the restaurant on 020 7836 3119.

For tables of 16 to 60, or to throw a drinks party for up to 300, please email Izzy -

Polpo at Ape & Bird

"It should go a long way towards restoring our overseas visitors' faith in pubs"

- The Independent

"first rate"

- The Evening Stardard

"Russell Norman... has once again given us exactly what we didn’t realise we wanted but can now never be without"

- ES Magazine

"Ivy-like quality at half the price... A marvel"

- GQ Magazine

"A stand-by well worth knowing about…friendly and willing…notably tasty and satisfying"

- Hardens

"A smash hit"

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