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34 Threadneedle Street
City of LondonLondonEC2R 8AY
The black pudding appetizer is really well done. The ambiance of dining area is very nice and borders on upscale. We had a group of twelve people and they did a good job getting our orders and serving us. This included several rounds of drinks at the bar before moving to the dining area for dinner. The food for all courses was very good and exceeded my expectations. The only irritation we...more
I took two colleagues for a breakfast meeting and we all enjoyed it. The good list of teas was a welcome sight, and whilst the portions of food are modest the quality is generally good. I had the Eggs Mercer which was nice although hints of brown discolouration on the smoked salmon suggests it's not as fresh as it could be. This is a pleasingly quiet restaurant in the morning and convenient...more
In essence, The Mercer is something of a posher version of the likes of City chophouses like Simpson's Tavern although definitely more upscale and refined. There's certainly a public-schooly air to both of them although The Mercer is more Eton than King's College Ruralshire, if you get my drift. Or not. In any case, it's a fine place for a smart business lunch; you'll feel out of place if...more
I went here last night for a business meeting. The ambiance was sedate, it's a great place for business. I really enjoyed my main course of shepherds pie, it was cooked really well. the side vegetables were too buttery for me. The service was good, the waiters were attentive without being too invasive. I would go here again as it was of a very high quality.more
What a fantastic restaurant! I really love The Mercer.
I organised some networking drinks last week and after a bit of research decided we'd all meet up at The Mercer. I needed a place that was close to Bank tube, not too loud and with a sophisticated atmosphere...wow did I get this right.
I thought of this place because I pass it everyday to and from work. It has always intrigued me as...more