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1 Poultry, London EC2R 8EJ
Manicured lawns, topiary, wisteria-clad cloisters and an alfresco bar make this memorable rooftop garden a shoo-in for summer drinking. Covered and heated...
27 Bush Lane, London EC4R 0AA
Part of Drake & Morgan’s portfolio that includes sister City socials The Fable, The Folly and The Anthologist, The Listing is a sprawling 1950s-style bar...
22 Bloomberg Arcade, London EC4N 8AR
The whizz-kids behind Caravan Coffee Roasters have come a long way since opening their first gaff on Exmouth Market. Now spread across the capital, each...
The Courtyard, 20 St. Swithins Lane, London EC4N 8AD
Head chef Frederick Forster (ex-Gavroche and Ritz) has breathed new life into this atmospherically located City stalwart, which for all its modern minimalism (the...
Aldermary House, 10-15 Queen Street, London EC4N 1TX
Bright 1950s American postmodernism sets the scene for booze, burgers and more besides at this sibling of City bars Babble, Amber and The Gable – although...
Going for the gold standard on a street called Poultry, Coq d’Argent is near the top of the City’s pecking order. We reckon its status as an “all-time...
1 Lombard Street, London EC3V 9AA
Almost shockingly elegant and calm after the buzz of the long-established Brasserie out front, 1776 is 1 Lombard Street’s fine-dining offer. A pale green...
6 Martin Lane, London EC4R 0DP
Originally a merchant’s house pre-dating the Great Fire of 1666, this venerable wine bar is reputedly the City’s oldest – a former haunt of Charles Dickens...
67-69 Watling Street, London EC4M 9DD
Prime Argentinian steak specialist Mingo majors in moody interiors, South American artwork and Latin music. Warm up with homemade empanadas and a clutch...
21 Watling Street, London EC4M 9BR
Each of these attractive wine bars has its own distinct character and menu but the house style, which simply relies on great Italian ingredients and wines,...
Next door to the Lord Mayor’s residence, 1 Lombard Street is firmly established in City diaries – although that’s not all down to the prime location or...
9-11 Bow Churchyard, London EC4M 9DQ
Like some of the racing cars pictured on its walls, Taberna Etrusca has come to be regarded as a 1960s classic. The setting couldn’t be more Cockney (note...
30 Old Jewry, London EC2R 8EB
The New York flair for upscale brasseries is the inspiration behind this chain of inviting all-dayers. Their look perfectly captures their subject: a warm...
One New Change, 10 Bread Street, London EC4M 9AJ
This no-bookings pizza joint from Gordon Ramsay (in the same building as his Bread Street Kitchen) promises to ‘slice up your life’. Street Pizza serves...
The Royal Exchange, London EC3V 3LR
Its footprint has shrunk of late, but the Grand Café still lends democratic buzz to the Royal Exchange with an oval bar and tall floral arrangements providing...