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“Plush jock-inese decor”… “spectacular cigar terrace and whisky selection”… “amazing wine list”… “traditional, meaty Scottish fare”… live jazz – this Belgravia bastion is well-known as a “clubbable” redoubt of male revelry; its ratings were hit this year though by some reports of “terrible” service and “unexciting” meals.
With its “plush tartan decor”, “meaty Scottish fare” and impressive list of whiskies and wines, this “convivial” Belgravia bastion “oozes a sense of ‘male preserve’”; “smokers delight to find somewhere that positively encourages smoking… on the excellent roof terrace”.
“A superb cigar terrace” is amongst the manly attractions of this Belgravia “bastion” of Scottish Baronial sensibility; it is also known for its “perfect” steak, “excellent” wine, and “splendid” whiskies, all at prices some find “a bit OTT”.
Adjoining the restaurant is the Courtyard Garden with a retractable roof for alfresco dining in summer and the Back Bar serving a good selection of draft ales. The Cigar Terrace is completely covered and on the first floor roof with sofas, armchairs, and cushions as well as overhead heaters and tartan rugs for the winter. The Jacobite Room is a richly paneled room ideal for private lunches and dinners with a plasma screen and conference call facilities. A selection of menus to suit every budget in on offer and we can organize anything from live music and flowers to speakers and entertainers.
*If not specified, all bookings are made for the Macdonal restaurant
13-15 Eccleston St, London, SW1W 9LX
lunch noon - 2.30 pm, dinner 7 pm - 11.15 pm
Last orders: midnight