In a cosy first floor setting overlooking the wrought-iron splendour of Leadenhall Market, Luc's Brasserie is a welcoming Gallic haunt in the heart of slick east London. Full-flavoured French brasserie dishes make up a self-assured menu, with daily specials and an interesting wine list to boot. There's a friendly yet efficient buzz to the atmosphere which suits both time-pressed lunch hours and relaxing evenings.
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17-22 Leadenhall MarketLondonEC3V 1LR
I had lunch here the other day and while the decor doesn't do anything for my visual senses, the food did delight my tastebuds. I had the chicken escalope (not the breaded variety), which came with very skinny chips (not the healthy variety) & spattering of greens & garlic. It was exactly what I was looking for. Dessert was ok though to be honest I was full from the main & didn't need to be...more
Not for everyone, but I think Luc's is one of those restaurants that make you feel like you're in the City. Classic French food, made well, with City prices. It is easy to overlook since it is upstairs in Ledenhall Market, but definitely worth a visit. Get a seat at a window so you can watch all the market goers. Have a glass of wine and enjoy the delicious food and attentive staff.more
I have to say that I wasn't overly impressed with Luc's Brasserie. The setting in Leadenhall market is magnificent and the steep stairs allow it to be tucked away from the usual hubbub outside as well as posing a tripping hazard on the way out.
The starter was good, I had potted shrimp and not really knowing to expect was pleasantly surprised. It was all downhill from there, the steak frites...more
Excellent French cusine in Leadenhall market. Really good service and wine. It's a good place to go for business or formal dining.
Fois Gras, Jambon etcetra makes this Gallic experience and it's location a winter favourite for me.more