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The Brewery

52 Chiswell Street | The City, London EC1Y 4SA, England
+44 20 7638 8811
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“soup” (3 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Chiswell Street | The City, London EC1Y 4SA, England
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Very good wait staff. Menu is not large. Hours of operation are somewhat limited so check before you go. Decor is modern. This is not an area of central London with a huge number of restaurants to chose from. As a result, it is also...More

Thank og84
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Firstly please do not confuse this event venue with the brilliantly managed hotel next door, they are completely separate entities. My history with the Brewery event venue goes back to Oct 1987, when I met my future wife at a function held there, brilliant. Then...More

Thank jinnymc56
Reviewed 11 May 2017

AMAZING - What a gem of a hotel - this hotel is a must. Beautiful, sophisticated and peaceful. tucked away from the crowds

Thank michelle c
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Fantastic venue for events and seminars! Food and service were amazing. I can't but praise the place as everything was just top notch!

Thank NataKar
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Converted Brewery, reimagined into a fantastic function venue with the latest technology and sound system to be able to deliver business conferences of all sizes. I can imagine as well that it would make a great party venue. Central location, 15 mins walk from Liverpool...More

Thank Samantha G
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Good location, 10 minute walk from London Liverpool Street Station. The venue is full of character and well laid out. The festival itself was poorly organised from the start. Very little information supplied before the event. Not enough bar staff meaning a wait of up...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Even though this was an event I am writing a review about the venue. The location is good close to Moorgate and Barbican tube stations. The main hall was large and airy. Plenty of staff, but..... We were there to spend five hours slowly supping...More

Thank RichardBlakey
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here, we both got the sandwiches and was perfect as a light tasty dinner- definitely the best pub in Ashtead for food

Thank Jayne5000
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Attended an event here that is normally held at the Modern History Museum. Modern History Museum it is not, it didn't some close in terms of occasion or atmosphere. However the food was exceptional, not sure if caterers were inhouse or not but it was...More

Thank jaybel
Reviewed 6 February 2017

a decent NZ Pinot Gris and reasonable French red offset some pretty ropey food. There were a lot of people attending so tough for a kitchen. hey could do with a bar for post dinner networking but the main room is excellent

Thank David L
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 88 - USD 122
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Chiswell Street | The City, London EC1Y 4SA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7638 8811
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The Brewery has consistently been recognised as one of London's leading venues for over half a decade. Testament to this are the prestigious awards the venue has received for its service levels, planning and food and beverage offering. As the capital's ultimate event venue the Brewery has hosted events ranging from government conferences, corporate product launches, star-studded charity events and prestigious award ceremonies.The choice of six rooms, in the heart of the City, caters for 10 to 1000 people in a setting that marries 18th century architecture with cutting-edge technology and an attitude that sets the pace of the event industry.The Brewery prides itself on its unsurpassed food and beverage offering. Straight-talking menus use fresh, seasonal produce sourced from across the British Isles and Europe. Dishes are cooked simply and served elegantly; maximum taste, minimum food miles.The Brewery has worked hard to provide clients with a Corporate Social Responsibility policy that is achievable and measurable for all of their events, large and small. Just by making the smallest of changes, the Brewery can help to make a big difference in the global events sector. Testament to this is the venue has recently achieved the British Standard ISO 20121:2012 Event Sustainability System.
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