Light Bar at St Martin's Lane Hotel

St Martin’s Lane Hotel, 45 St. Martin's Lane , London, WC2N 4HX

Light Bar

SquareMeal Review of Light Bar at St Martin's Lane Hotel

Although nothing will ever rival owner Ian Schrager’s legendary Studio 54 for decadence, his late lounge-cum-nightclub, the Light Bar, is the sort of place where a supermodel in a floaty Matthew Williamson dress will be accessorised by the designer himself. An offshoot of fusion restaurant Asia de Cuba, it is tricked out with coloured lights, cosy niches & walls hung with photos of grimacing faces. Call in advance to get on the guest list, & order snow-kitten martini, pinky melon or lychee & elderflower Collins; otherwise watch as the pretty things dangle flutes of lemon meringue Champagne or cracked strawberry bellini from their fine-boned wrists. Trendy bites are served late into the night, so toy with tempura shrimps, mini Wagyu sliders or butterscotch-sauce doughnuts. Now, that is decadent.

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Charing Cross Station 184m

Charing Cross Tube Station 220m


Address: St Martin’s Lane Hotel, 45 St. Martin's Lane , London WC2N 4HX

Area: Covent Garden

Opening times

Mon-Sun 12N-3am (Sun -12M)

Nearby Landmarks

London Coliseum 32m

Duke of York's Theatre 57m


Telephone: 020 7300 5588


Cuisine: Bars

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