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Elegant Dining at 1 Lombard Street: London's Premier Brasserie Experience

Join us at 1 Lombard Street, the beating heart of London's Square Mile, where we've been serving the city with top-notch breakfast, lunch, and dinner since 1998. Picture this: dining beneath a stunning glass cupola skylight in a former bank building, now a chic modern European brasserie. Our head chef, James Holden, has whipped up a menu that changes faster than London's weather, all while championing local suppliers and the crème de la crème of British produce.


London's Premier Brasserie

Whether it's a Dingley Dell ham hock starter, a hearty Old Spot pork double sausage main, or a sinful Roughway Far Cherry and Willy’s chocolate cake dessert, we've got it covered. So, what are you waiting for? Pop in for an elegant dining experience that will have you feeling like you've struck gold. Now that's what we call brasserie London!


Starters with a Twist


Let your culinary adventure at 1 Lombard Street begin with our unique starters. Picture this: a perfect sphere of creamy La Latteria burrata nestled on your plate, fresh from our local suppliers. Once you slice into it, it spills out the creamiest, dreamiest center, perfectly paired with a tangy heritage tomato salsa that's the bee's knees.


Should you fancy a meatier bite, our Dingley Dell ham hock is the way to go. Dingley Dell, for those who might not know, is a farm renowned for its sustainably raised, happy pigs. Our ham hock is slow-cooked to fall-off-the-bone perfection, served atop a bed of hearty lentils, and garnished with vibrant gherkins and capers for that extra punchy kick. It's a harmony of flavors, you're in for a treat!


Main Course: A Gastronomic Delight


Now onto the main event, the main courses; Our head chef, James Holden, prides himself on creating a menu that's as diverse and vibrant as London itself. The star of the show? Our Old Spot pork double sausages. These aren't your run-of-the-mill bangers, oh no! Sourced from Old Spot pigs - a rare breed celebrated for its succulence and flavor, these sausages are a meat lover's dream. They're full-bodied and hearty, served with a creamy, rich mash that will warm the cockles of your heart and a homemade onion gravy that's thick enough to stand your spoon in. It's comfort food at its most sophisticated!


London's Premier Brasserie

But let's not let the pork steal all the limelight. Our chicken is pan-fried to perfection, topped with a free-range fried egg, and served with a crispy anchovy. The saltiness of the anchovy, the creaminess of the egg yolk, and the juicy tenderness of the chicken create a trio of tastes that'll have you clucking with delight. Our menu has a rich tapestry of options guaranteed to leave you spoilt for choice. So, are you ready to take your taste buds on a journey? Let's tuck in!


Dessert Heaven: A Sweet Ending to Your Gastronomic Journey  


Just when you thought your dining experience couldn't get any better, we lay out the sweet temptation of desserts. Brace yourself because dessert at 1 Lombard Street is a grand, indulgent affair! Our dessert menu is the perfect blend of British classics and modern twists, guaranteeing that we have something for every sweet tooth out there.


If you're a fruit fan, our Roughway Far Cherry dessert is a sure-fire winner. Prepared with cherries sourced from Roughway Farm, this dessert is a beautiful symphony of sweet and tart flavors. Now, if you're a chocoholic, then our Willy’s chocolate cake is just the thing for you! This cake is a chocolate lover's dream, made with the finest chocolate from Willy's. It's rich, it's decadent, and it's utterly delicious.


Restaurant Experience: Our Brasserie's Ambiance In London


At 1 Lombard Street, the ambiance evolves as seamlessly as the day itself. During breakfast hours, our brasserie is a hub of calm and sophistication. It's the perfect spot for those early morning meetings, with the gentle hum of conversation and clinking of cutlery creating a soothing backdrop. As the morning light filters through our stunning glass cupola, you can enjoy a leisurely breakfast while watching the city stir to life.


London's Premier Brasserie

Come lunchtime, the atmosphere shifts, mirroring the energy of the city outside. The brasserie bustles with city workers dropping in for a quick bite or a business lunch. The chatter of lively conversation fills the air, punctuated by bursts of laughter and the clink of glasses. It's as if the entire city takes a collective breath during these lunch hours, enjoying a much-deserved break before the afternoon hustle recommences.


As dusk falls and dinner time approaches, the brasserie transforms yet again into an oasis of elegance and charm. The dimmed lights create an intimate setting, while the soft murmur of evening patrons adds a warm, inviting ambiance. Whether it's a romantic date night, a family gathering, or a catch-up with friends, 1 Lombard Street provides the perfect backdrop for unforgettable evenings. So, no matter the time of day, our brasserie is a true reflection of the city's vibrant pulse, offering a dining experience that's as dynamic and diverse as London itself.


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