Come Friday evening, shake off your ties, and let down your hair at the exquisitely elegant 1 Lombard Street, where the timeless allure of live music in the city of London beckons. Nestled in a former bank building, our brasserie and Dome Bar – crowned by a breathtaking domed skylight – become the city's beating heart of relaxation and revelry. Revel in the smooth tunes of live jazz, savor the artful ambiance, and indulge in our celebrated Modern European cuisine.
Every Friday, we roll out not just the red carpet but a duo of classic cocktails at an irresistible £5 each – choose from a zesty Bramble or a bold Negroni. Delight in our meticulously crafted starters, sublime mains, and dessert's sweet symphonies; they are the perfect encore to an evening of soulful music and sophisticated charm. Join us—it's an experience designed to enthrall your senses and elevate your end-of-week unwind.
Start Your Weekend on a High Note: Live Music at 1 Lombard in The City of London
At 1 Lombard, we take pride in marrying the sophistication of live jazz with the comfort and elegance of our establishment. We understand the power of music in creating the perfect evening ambiance. As the week winds to a close, we invite you to join us under our illustrious dome, where the convergence of acoustics and artistry promises an unrivaled auditory feast.
Our approach is straightforward: to provide an atmosphere that is both refined and welcoming, and a dining experience that is as pleasing to the palate as it is to the ear. We eschew the ornate in favor of the genuine, focusing on delivering pure, unadulterated enjoyment.
At our brasserie, each note played is a celebration of the cultural tapestry that we are privileged to be a part of in the heart of London. Our commitment is to offer you more than just an evening out; it is a pledge to provide an experience that lingers well beyond the final chord.
The Cocktails and Tunes of 1 Lombard: Your Friday Fix
Our Friday evenings are an invitation to connoisseurs of fine music and spirits; it is where the sophisticated charm of London comes to unwind. We take pride in presenting an array of cocktails designed to complement the jazz experience – our Bramble and Negroni are curated not just to tantalize your taste buds, but to become the perfect accompaniments to the rhythm that envelops our space.
Our promise to you, our esteemed guests, is an evening where every sip and every note is an embodiment of the elegance that our venue champions. Allow us the honor to host your Friday escape, and we assure you, that the memories crafted within the walls of 1 Lombard will be as timeless as the music that fills them.
Meet the Mixologist Maestro: Bars Manager Jason Knowles
Every Friday night, beneath the refined glow of the Dome Bar's skylight, we're graced by the genius of Jason Knowles, our bar manager and resident alchemist. Tasked with the honorable duty of transfiguring spirits and essences into liquid masterpieces, Jason artfully blends precision and creativity. His expertise is not just in crafting the cocktails that become the highlight of your week, but in ensuring they perfectly complement the smooth grooves of the live jazz that breezes through one Lombard Street.
With every concoction, Jason and his team exhibit a commitment to excellence that aligns with our dedication to creating memorable evenings for you, our valued patrons. Allow us to introduce you to a world where the craft of the cocktail is elevated to an art form, and where every ingredient is selected with an intention as deliberate as the music notes that fill the room. Join us, and witness the dedication that makes our Friday soirees an affair to remember.
A Taste of Europe: Spotlight on 1 Lombard’s Menu Specials
At 1 Lombard, we take immense pride in our Modern European menu, infused with the essence of the continent's diverse culinary heritage. We believe that exceptional dining is the cornerstone of a memorable evening, and it is our pleasure to present dishes that reflect both the sophistication and depth of European cuisine. Our menu, meticulously curated, highlights seasonal specialties designed to captivate your taste buds.
From the succulent produce selected by our chefs to the artful presentation on your plate, our offerings are a celebration of Europe's finest ingredients. We cordially invite you to explore our rotating array of specials, where each dish is crafted to not only nourish but to inspire. Indulge with us and savor the delights that have secured 1 Lombard's reputation as a sanctuary for those who cherish premier gastronomic experiences within the heart of London.
What the Regulars Say: Testimonials on Live Music in the City of London
Our regulars often share that Friday evenings at 1 Lombard are the highlight of their week. They speak of the magnetic atmosphere where live jazz infuses every corner, offering a respite from the bustling city life. We frequently hear, "The Dome Bar isn't just a bar, it's a sanctuary," where the music, expertly curated by our talented musicians, commands both attention and respect.
Our clientele—a discerning crowd—appreciates the seamless blend of top-tier jazz with the comfort and class of our historic venue. It's a reaffirmation of our mission to not only present an enjoyable evening but to craft an institution where the city's rhythm finds its counterpart in the pulse of our gathering spot. This is what motivates us at 1 Lombard; it's the shared enjoyment, the collective experience of music that transcends the ordinary, fostering a sense of community and belonging, week after enchanting week.