Super steak at Flat Iron, Covent Garden

I recently had the pleasure of trying the succulent steak on offer at Flat Iron, Henrietta Street.

Flat Iron 1

The restaurant itself has a cool, trendy vibe, whilst still being really relaxed and laid-back. We were seated on one of the long, weathered wooden benches and took a look over the menu while we nibbled on popcorn (you know a place is going to be great when you get free popcorn!)

If you know anything about Flat Iron, you will know that the menu consists of basically one thing – steak. Not only steak, but really Instagrammable steak. (Oh, and a cool knife.)

See?

Flat Iron steak

As the standard Flat Iron steak is just a snip at £10, we went wild and ordered the sirloin sharer (still only £35!), which was a special on that particular day. Apart from being aesthetically pleasing, the meat itself was serious melt in the mouth, medium rare joy that you don’t always get with steak. In fact, my only complaint was that I hardly needed to use my funky knife *sob*.

Although it came with a house leaf salad, we obviously needed to try all the sides. We ordered the dripping cooked chips, roast aubergine with tomato, basil and parmesan (which I am actually going to recreate at home as it was so good) and creamed spinach, topped off with the peppercorn sauce to drizzle on our sirloin.

All in all, a fabulous feast!

Just when we thought it was all over, the final flourish was a free salted caramel ice cream cone complete with chocolate shavings that you collect on your way out. Free ice cream?! Thanks Flat Iron, I’ll be back.

Flat Iron ice cream

See more of Flat Iron on their website and visit them in Covent Garden or Soho. I also strongly advise you to follow them on Instagram for various meat-based images.

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6 Comments

    • charlie bloggs
      19th April 2016 / 1:31 pm

      That’s good to hear Jasmine! They don’t take reservations so you just rock up.
      Enjoy!

  1. 19th April 2016 / 9:39 pm

    This looks unreal!!! Love the blog post too, I’ve had to save it to my collection on bloglovin’ so I temember to visit when I’m next in London 🙂 xxx

    • charlie bloggs
      19th April 2016 / 10:43 pm

      Sounds like a good idea to me Ellie!

  2. 14th May 2016 / 6:29 pm

    That steak looks so lovely! I’m putting this on my must go to list in London! x

    • charlie bloggs
      15th May 2016 / 9:13 am

      That sounds like a great plan to me. Enjoy!

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