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1 Lombard Restaurant - Serving the best European cuisine in London

Welcome to 1 Lombard Restaurant, where we serve up the finest European cuisine on this side of London. Our brasserie, nestled within the charming architecture of 1 Lombard Street, is home to both elegance and culinary enchantment. Our commitment to quality and sustainability is at the heart of what we do. We have built partnerships with the very best British suppliers, curating a menu that's a love letter to the abundant bounties of our local farms and coastlines.


European cuisine in London

Under the expert guidance of our head chef, James Holden, we transform fresh fish from British shores, seasonal fruits and vegetables from local growers, and prime meats from award-winning producers into an unforgettable culinary journey. From the enticingly creamy Butternut Squash Soup to the sustainably sourced Torbay Cod, our dishes embody the essence of European dining right here in London.


And let's not forget about the star of our show, our extensive wine list, featuring picks from across Europe and beyond. Whether you're a seasoned wine connoisseur or simply enjoy a nice glass with your meal, our sommelier has curated a selection that pairs perfectly with our flavorful dishes and captures the essence of European vineyards.


So step into 1 Lombard Restaurant, where we bring Europe's best flavors to your plate right here in the heart of London.


Fresh from the Farm to 1 Lombard: A Journey of Our Ingredients


At 1 Lombard, we're not just about serving food, we're about telling a story - a story that begins in the lush British countryside and ends on your plate, bursting with unique European flavors. Our journey begins with our dedicated local farmers, who work tirelessly to ensure we receive only the freshest fruits and vegetables. From crisp apples to luscious tomatoes, every piece of produce we use is carefully selected for its outstanding quality and taste.


Next, we venture to the British shores, where our succulent fishes are caught. Committed to sustainable sourcing, we partner with fishermen who respect our marine ecosystems, ensuring we serve seafood that's not only delicious but also responsibly sourced.


Once these fresh ingredients arrive at our kitchen, our brilliant head chef, James Holden, along with his talented culinary team, works their magic. Using their culinary skills and passion for European cuisine, they meticulously craft each dish, ensuring every morsel that reaches your table is a testament to the rich, diverse flavors of Europe.


European cuisine in London

In the end, it's not just a meal; it's a culinary journey from farm to plate, where every bite is a celebration of the best that Britain's local farms and coastlines have to offer, all served up in our unique European style.


Decoding the European Dining Experience at 1 Lombard Restaurant in London


At 1 Lombard, we pride ourselves on delivering the quintessential European dining experience, right here in the heart of London. But what does that mean, exactly? For us, it’s all about creating a harmonious symphony of flavors, presentation, and atmosphere—each element playing its part in the grand culinary orchestra.


European dining isn't simply about the food—it's an art form. It's about the meticulous attention to detail, the elegant presentation, and of course, the rich diversity of flavours. From the warm comfort of hearty Italian pasta to the refined elegance of French gastronomy, the flavors of Europe are as varied as they are delightful.


We bring these aspects to life at 1 Lombard, with every dish handcrafted to encapsulate the true spirit of European cuisine. Our menu is a carefully curated selection of Europe's finest dishes, each one telling a story of its culinary heritage. With every bite, you're not just tasting food; you're embarking on a gastronomic adventure that spans the breadth of Europe.


So, come join us at 1 Lombard, where European dining comes to life, offering a culinary journey like no other—right here in the heart of London.


The Wine Lover's Guide to 1 Lombard


At 1 Lombard, we believe that a great meal isn't complete without the perfect glass of wine, and we've crafted an extensive wine list that truly complements our European cuisine. Our selection is like a tour across the vineyards of Europe and beyond, each bottle with its own unique story.


Take a trip to the rolling hills of Tuscany with our Chianti Classico - a robust red with a delicate balance of spicy and fruity notes. It pairs beautifully with our hearty Braised Lamb Shank. For white wine enthusiasts, we recommend the crisp and refreshing Sancerre from France's Loire Valley. Its citrus undertones complement the punchy flavors of our Torbay Cod wonderfully.


European cuisine in London

For those with a penchant for the exotic, our New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc is a must-try. With its vibrant passionfruit and gooseberry flavors, it's the perfect accompaniment to our spicy Piri Piri Chicken.

Our sommelier is always at hand to guide you through our wine list and suggest pairings that will enhance your dining experience.


So at 1 Lombard, it's not just about the food; it's about the complete culinary journey, where every sip of wine takes you on a voyage to a different part of the world, right here in the heart of London.

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