Want to SAVE, EMAIL, and PRINT your picks? Sign up for a Purple Passport account to get started.
Park Lane (Mayfair)
(44) 020-7629-8888 | www.thedorchester.com/the-bar
HOURSMon.-Sat.: 12:00pm-1:00am; Sun.: 12:00pm-12:00am
DOOR POLICYNone (but sloppy jeans and generally unkempt dress not permitted)
PRICE (WINE/COCKTAILS)GBP 10-20
YEAR OPENEDReopened in 2006
SIGNATURE DRINKGin & tonic (11 varieties); martinis
BARYes - long, curved bar with seating available
FOOD SERVED?Yes - small bites, tartines, and caviar
PRIVATE ROOM AVAILABLE?No
TUBEGreen Park; Hyde Park Corner
Movers and shakers mix with a sophisticated international jet set in a dark and luxurious setting complete with large banquettes, lacquered mahogany, and decorative red glass sculptures.
WHAT WE WOULD WEAR
Business attire or a cocktail dress would both play well here. This crowd is well dressed.
GO HERE WITH
Clients; colleagues; a date
International movers and shakers, many of which are hotel guests
WHY WE LIKE IT
Excellent cocktail list in a menu that comes complete with a lesson on the history of the cocktail
WHAT WE WOULD CHANGE
Minimum GBP 15 per person charge after 6:00pm
GOOD TO KNOW
Dress to impress (no ripped jeans or typical tourist gear)
Read more about The Bar at the Dorchester in The Diary
All information within this website was checked for accuracy at the time of publication. But since the world moves quickly, things may have changed. Pardon us for any errors as we strive to give you the most up-to-the-minute details!