Let’s Do Lunch – The City Edition

Author: admin/January 28, 2015

With a city as vast as London, deciding where to wine and dine your colleagues and clients can be a rather daunting decision. The capital boasts a great number of wonderful eateries, but to make a lasting impression on those you are entertaining, it is imperative that the location is perfect. From stunning venues to delectable menus, here are just a few notable restaurants in the City that have the advantages of delicious food a unique ambience and convenient location.

The Anthologist (EC2V 7BB)


Offering an alternative dining experience inspired by the 1950s, The Anthologist boasts stylish vintage aesthetics and an open kitchen serving up an array of foods ranging from Mediterranean dishes to New York deli snacks, perfect for breakfast and lunch meetings alike. Another notable feature of The Anthologist, is its extensive cocktail menu complete with ‘mixology table’, providing a great atmosphere for post-work drinks or a long lunch. The Anthologist is located just a stone’s throw from LEO’s brand new property, 85 Gresham Street.

Angler (EC2M 2AF)


From freshly prepared seafood, to contemporary décor and breath-taking views of the City skyline, Angler has it all (including a Michelin star!). Located just a short tube ride away from our luxury 15 Old Bailey offices, Angler is an ideal place to discuss business matters over a plate of Dover sole, and can be found nestled on the 7th floor of the South Place Hotel near Moorgate Station. The exquisite menu has been created by executive chef Tony Fleming, who serves only the most responsibly-sourced seafood from around the British Isles. From business lunches, to more formal functions, Angler has the capacity to cater for both large and small groups.

Manicomio (EC2V 8AS)


Free range, ethically sourced meat and fish, feature daily on the tantalising menu at Manicomio’s Gutter Lane restaurant. Offering a true taste of Italy in the heart of the City, Manicomio combines light and airy aesthetics, with exquisite, delicately prepared Italian dishes and an unforgettable dining atmosphere perfect for a working lunch or dinner. Manicomio’s City restaurant is located within walking distance of several of our serviced offices, including 85 Gresham Street, 148 Leadenhall and 41 Lothbury.

The Modern Pantry (EC1V 4JJ)


With a wealth of experience gained through working under several prestigious chefs around the globe, head chef Anna Hansen brings together Asian, British and Antipodean cuisine in the centre of London. Whether you require a chic and casual location for a quick work lunch, or somewhere with a little more gravitas for formal lunchtime meetings, with a café on the ground floor and a restaurant on the first, The Modern Pantry can cater for a variety of affairs. The Modern Pantry is located in Clerkenwell, close to a number of our serviced office buildings including 85 Gresham Street and 41 Lothbury.

The City district of central London is a thriving area, boasting an enviable and ever-growing array of restaurants and eateries to match its reputation as the place to do business. Whether you intend to impress a client over a luxury meal, want to treat your staff to a long lunch, or simply plan to step out by yourself for a bite to eat, there is no shortage of high quality eateries within close distance of LEO’s luxury City serviced offices.

For any enquiries about LEO locations please contact: Serviced Offices: +44 (0)20 3008 8888 | Meeting Rooms: +44 (0)20 3008 8889