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Reviewed 20 April 2018

This is a lovely building on the junction of Cornhill and Threadneedle street, near to Bank Underground station. Outside, there's a nice war memorial, beyond which there are impressive massive columns by the main entrance. Inside, it is 'hollow' i.e. there's a huge rectangular atrium...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Tucked away on the first floor ambulatory, behind the restaurant tables and bars are some wonderful paintings depicting London's history through the ages. The paintings are not particularly well lit but the detail can still be seen and is well worth the time taken to...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Very Impressive building with an informative topograph just outside the front entrance. During the week bustling with activity but we visited on a Sunday which is very quiet as it is in the city of London.

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

There are probably 40 or so high-end retail shops in and around the Royal Exchange Building, many of which you will not find outside the U.K. While there is Louis Vuitton and Tiffany's, there are also boutiques like Lulu Guinness, Aspinal of London, Bremont watches,...More

Thank SoCalTMac
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Paid over £11.00 for two luke warm chocolate drinks in ground floor cafe. When I went to pay the bill I had they had the audacity of adding a 'discreet service charge.' A bit much for bringing two drinks to one table.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a grand building in a grand location. It is as impressive inside as out. There is a very stylish café and some lovely shops inside plus toilets and don't forget the shops on the outside too.

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The architecture of this building is more of an attraction to me than the actual shops inside it. It was founded in the 16th century as a centre for commerce but has been burnt down twice and rebuilt. The current building was opened by Queen...More

Thank Belgo96
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We saw this building on a rainy day when we were looking for the Bank of England Museum (see separate review). As it happens, it's right across the road. The Royal Exchange Building, like so many other buildings in London, is an impressive piece of...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I liked this beautiful building from it's architect point of view. Very near to Bank of England, previously it used to have stock exchange here. Now it houses Boutiques, Restaurants, Photographic equipment, Designer jewelry, costly wrist watches, and many more shops. Many events are also...More

Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Wow what an amazing place to have lunch with my friends. Lovely atmosphere good food and wine 💖 A must visit.

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