Romantic dinners or drinks with colleagues – London Victoria’s restaurants have it all
Within a stone’s throw of most of London’s major entertainment areas, London Victoria is the ideal place to begin your evening or to relax while before you make your way home through the crowds. If you want to wine and dine that significant other, have a meal before going off to the theatre or just have a quick drinks with friends or colleagues then, with all their variety, the restaurants of London Victoria will have the ideal venue for you.
1. Boisdale of Canary Wharf
Like the other Boisdale restaurants, Boisdale of Canary Wharf is the perfect venue for all occasions. You can relax with an after work cocktail and then rest your eyes as the cool sounds of jazz from the resident singer-pianists soothe your worries from 6.30pm onwards. Restful and romantic, cocktails make the perfect entrée for a meal from the sumptuous Scottish-themed menu. Boisdale is the complete evening all in one.
2. Damask at the Athenaeum
For luxurious discreet dining, look no further than the Damask in the five-star Athenaeum Hotel in Mayfair. The glorious interior design is pure elegance and guests are assured of privacy as they sit comfortably in the high-backed chairs of the restaurant. Fine British food served with wine in a warm and inviting atmosphere is just made for romance.
3. Ebury Wine Bar
The Ebury Restaurant and Wine Bar on Ebury Street is a great place to wind down after a tough day in the office. Choose from a wide selection of drinks as you watch the world go by and enjoy some of the excellent bar snacks that will keep those hunger pangs away till you get home. The restaurant also serves delicious classical food if you decide to stayon after six o’clock.
For the best in Italian-style seafood, Olivomare is top of the list among restaurants in London Victoria. The food is perfectly presented without fussy sauces to complicate the delicious flavours of the fresh seafood and shellfish. If Italian is romantic, then Olivomare with its elegant décor, great food and magnificent wine collection is the place to go.
5. La Tasca
Give the pub a miss and try the La Tasca for a change for that after work drink to ease the stresses of the day. Complement your drink with authentic Spanish tapas before heading home or the theatre. Give it a try – you’ll find yourself going back again and again.
6. The Goring
Quintessentially English, The Goring is an historic luxury hotel with a restaurant that serves superb modern British cuisine. The Swarovski chandeliers produce a warm inviting light for evening dining in an elegant environment, perfect for romancing your guest.
7. Brass Monkey
One of London’s newer bars, the Brass Monkey is well stocked with a good range of real ales, beers and wines. Close to everything that London Victoria has to offer, the Brass Monkey is already popular at lunch time and with the after work crowd, not just because it serves great drinks and excellent traditional pub food, but because it’s a great place to be.