Corney & Barrow are independent wine merchants founded in 1780. They have several branches which stock a variety of different and exclusive wines from Bordeaux, Burgundy and Portugal. They also have a chain of wine bars that sell wine by the glass or the bottle. There is a lunchtime menu and snacks are served in the evening.
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Corney & Barrow Wine Bar
111 Old Broad StreetThe CityLondonEC2N 1AP
- +44 (0)20 7638 9308
- Public transport:
- London Liverpool Street, Underground
I was looking for a place to enjoy a good dinner.tonight and I let myself go to the C&B restaurant.
I was not looking for a gourmet but only a decent one.
As I was walking in the City, I just entered into C&B because the lay-out sounded good but that was the only good thing.
The waitress, neutral, "done her job", giving me a table.
Then I ordered a glass of french wine "Cotes du Rhône...more
If you're after a post-work drink in the City, this Corney & Barrow will do ya as good as any, I suppose. The two hours I spent in post-work sunshine/early summer London surely was a fine time.
With gaggles of girls perched on the lawn and throngs of suits letting off steam -- it's not bad for people watching, either.more
A lovely place to go for a few drinks after work in the City. As a co-worker noted, it's very suit-y, but it's got a great drink list, attentive staff, and plenty of space. We were a group of five who arrived right after work on a weekday and snagged a booth table in the back and spent a few hours there. To soak up the tasty Malbec, we also shared a platter of delicious vegetarian nibbles, it...more
Ok I've only been there for one drink on an early Friday evening, but I liked the atmosphere - full of City folk - of course! What else do you expect from a bar on Old Broad Street...but it wasn't filthy (which is a rarity for the City).
Ample space, tall ceilings and unpretentious atmosphere. I liked it a lot!more