LCW Serve: LILLET IN THE CITY - £6 - Lillet Rose Aromatised Wine, Apricot liquor, Homemade Lime Cordial and Peychaud's Bitters topped with Light Tonic.
- Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HQ
- +44 (0) 20 7877 7703
- Opening Times
- Mon-Fri 12.00-00.00
- Insider Information
- Soaring high above the city - this glamorous restaurant and well-stocked bar is a real treat.
The Nudge Says…
Allow us to introduce you to City Social: an elevated restaurant and bar located halfway up Tower 42 which has just firmly tossed its hat into the “sexy, sky-high date spots with ridiculous views of London” ring. The latest addition to chef Jason Atherton’s growing collection of restaurants which have the word “Social” in their name, this place has a lot going for it. Like live jazz at the weekends; big views of The City (from a height that allows you to appreciate London’s skyline without risking a nosebleed) and – contributing to that seductive, romantic vibe – a larger version of the mirrored ceiling that features in the opening scene of Basic Instinct.Read more…
Time Out Says…
In the bar, the food and drink is of a far higher standard than you might reasonably expect up a skyscraper. The cocktails are great, with just enough invention to make them worth the lofty prices...Bar snacks aren’t so decently priced, but do carry Atherton’s recognisably idiosyncratic details.Read more…
Best Bars Says…
Socialising just got slightly darker, a bit sexier and a whole lot higher...The drinks come courtesy of award-winning bartender Gareth Evans, who has taken inspiration from the Prohibition era in developing the menu. But more than just offering our favourite classics, he’s gone a bit punny and experimental too (as expected).Read more…