Sorry, but your web browser is too old to display this page properly.
Please update it to the latest version or switch to a more modern browser,
Google Chrome or
Internet Explorer 11 (they're all free).
RESTAURANTS IN LONDONCovent Garden restaurantsKnightsbridge restaurantsMayfair restaurantsNotting Hill restaurants
UK RESTAURANTSRestaurants Near MeManchester RestaurantsBirmingham RestaurantsEdinburgh RestaurantsBrighton Restaurants
RESTAURANT OFFERSup to 50% offset menu offersdrink offersRestaurant Vouchers
NEWSpop up restaurantsnew openingscoming soonwhats ondiner reviews
FIND VENUES IN LONDONVenues Outside LondonParty venues in LondonMeeting rooms in LondonLondon conference centresConcierge
EVENT SUPPLIERSCaterers + Event suppliersteambuilding + activitieshospitality + eventscorporate giftsfood delivery + office catering
VENUE LISTSVenues near meParty VenuesMeeting roomsConference centres
private dining cityprivate dining covent gardenprivate dining mayfairprivate dining shoreditchprivate dining sohoprivate dining westminster
christmas partieschristmas party venues in londonchristmas party organisersrestaurant packagesparty bars + nightclubschristmas parties by the river
all uk christmas partieschristmas parties in the south eastchristmas parties in the south westchristmas parties in the midl+schristmas parties in the northconcierge
wedding venueswedding venues in londonUK wedding venueswedding suppliers
collect squaremeal pointsredeem your pointsfaqsrestaurant gift vouchers
Alba closed permanently in 2014
Find other Italian restaurants in Barbican, or find all restaurants in Barbican
As it heads towards its 25th anniversary, ever-reliable Alba continues to keep City diners happy with its Piedmont-focused food and wine. Business people appreciate the smart, slick interior with
its slate floor and green furniture, but this is no sterile, anonymous eatery – in fact, the food has real personality and a certain homely style. Start with a salad of creamy burrata, pine nuts
and spelt or sedanini pasta with clams, baby leeks and fennel, before moving on to lamb shank with potato purée, chestnut and red wine jus or quail with cavalo nero, veal kidney and Jerusalem
artichokes. Unsurprisingly, Barolos and Barbarescos feature strongly on the wine list. A good chunk of the City shuts down at weekends, so the Saturday lunch menu is worth a look, as is the popular
fixed-price offer (£18.90/22.50 for two/three courses).
Are you the restaurant owner?
Click here for Links & Logos
Are you making a general enquiry or enquiring about private rooms?
If you want expert advice on the best private rooms and their availability use our free Square Meal Concierge service and earn extra Square Meal Rewards points with every booking.
You are making an enquiry at
By clicking 'SEND' you agree to the Square Meal User Agreement
Please wait while we are sending your e-mail ...