Chop Shop Steakhouse Review, London
My Creekstone USDA Hanger steak was £16 alone, but I savoured every last tender piece. The waiter recommended having it medium rare which I was a little hesitant but remembered my Bleeker Street Burger experience. Ever had rare steak which is like chewing gum, seemingly never breaking down no matter how much you chew?
Fortunately it wasn’t too stringy or difficult to chew which is testimony to the quality of meat they’re using. The steak was more than happy to soak up the tangy vinaigrette meaning every time you chewed you would get a short burst of sweetness.
I chose chips to accompany my steak, but wish and suggest I ordered vegetables to go with my steak. It just need another texture to go along with the steak.
Once I had polished off my steak, it was time for the dessert – butterscotch custard.
Oh dear lord. The butterscotch custard was amazing. Beautifully sweet and crunchy shortbread cookies, thick layer of Chantilly cream and an even thicker layer of salty caramel. I even had smaller spoonfuls so it would last twice as long it was that good.
I may have put on a stone, but it was totally worth it.
The restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere featuring exposed brickwork, inoffensive indie music playing in the background (thumbs up for playing ‘ Another Sunny Day’ by Belle and Sebastian) and butchers knives sticking out of the wall!
Like this post? Why not check out more of my London food reviews!http://www.elitetravelblog.com/chop-shop-london-review/https://i2.wp.com/www.elitetravelblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/WP_20141227_22_04_32_Pro.jpg?fit=1024%2C576https://i2.wp.com/www.elitetravelblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/WP_20141227_22_04_32_Pro.jpg?resize=150%2C150LondonLondon Food ReviewsMayfairIt's not often I treat myself to steak (mainly because of the price), so it had better be worth it. Luckily, the Chop Shop didn't disappoint. My Creekstone USDA Hanger steak was £16 alone, but I savoured every last tender piece. The waiter recommended having it medium rare which I...Timothy ChowTimothy Chowelitetravelblog8@gmail.comAdministratorI'm Tim and I love to travel. I'm planning to travel to a new city every birthday. I run a travel and holiday blog called Elite Travel Blog which provides tips, guides and guest posts to cities and countries around the world.Travel Blog & Guest Posts - Elite Travel Blog