A old school French restaurant with a predominantly French wine list, many available by the glass.
- 5 St James's Street, London, SW1A 1EF
- +44 (0) 20 7930 2030
- Opening Times
- Mon-Fri 07.00-22.30
- Insider Information
- Ask to sit in the private hidden courtyard.
Square Meal Says…
The food is well presented without being fussy (witness sweet-cured herrings with potatoes and dill), but we recommend gutsier items to get the true Gallic spirit of the place: nuggets of deep-fried brain, excellent grilled calf’s liver or one of the best cassoulets this side of Calais...In short, “heaven for rich French cuisine”.Read more…
View London Says…
The wine list provides a tour through some of France's best wine-producing regions, with bottles categorised geographically: Loire; Rhone; and Burgundy. Perhaps the most surprising aspect is the presence of Spanish, Hungarian and even English wines appearing on the same list - a decidedly modern, cosmopolitan addition to a traditionally French menu.Read more…
Time Out Says…
A few dishes seem almost daringly modern with their rocket and preserved lemons; but for the most part, this menu is as classic, French and retro as the grand setting...It aims to be as classic as a carefully poured glass of old Bordeaux, and is priced accordingly.Read more…