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Vertigo 42

#145 of 1,339 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 12:00 - 16:30, 17:00 - 23:00
Open today: 12:00 - 16:30, 17:00 - 23:00
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Groupon Afternoon Tea

I bought this as a mother's day treat from Groupon. It gets very busy (Groupon offer has... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
amyrumball
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London, United Kingdom
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Beautiful city views

Had a wonderful experience as a group at Vertigo 42 boasting of beautiful city views in London... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Tower 42 International Financial Centre Old Broad Street | Tower 42, London EC2N 1HQ, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Went for mid afternoon cocktails with friends. Great views over London, and relatively good value cocktails - i would suggest that the cocktails are (just) a few pounds more than a normal bar, but as entrance to V42 is free, then it's a price worth...More

3  Thank sleepingcharlie
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

I booked a table in the bar for my boyfriend's birthday. When we arrived we were greeted by a sullen looking woman who asked what we were there for. I told her we had a reservation and we were then told to follow an equally...More

6  Thank Jen S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful experience as a group at Vertigo 42 boasting of beautiful city views in London. The sunset is also spectacular. This is a place to go if you enjoy taking pictures

Thank Rhadidi B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I had bought a voucher frok groupon for this champagne afternoon tea. The sandwiches, pastries, scones, etc of very poor quality! I have been to much better. However, we expected this. The reason of booking same was the amazing views which were even better than...More

Thank g1otaki
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were given the Groupon “Afternoon tea for 4” as a wedding present from a friend... but as the voucher can only be used Monday-Friday my husband and I couldn’t actually use it, so I took some friends. It’s an absolute sham...More

Thank Madeleine B
Reviewed 18 July 2018

My friend brought us afternoon tea at Vertigo 42 off Groupon. The venue itself is very nice, the views are breathtaking and the service is good, but the afternoon tea is a real disappointment. It was a very 'standard' afternoon tea, with not much of...More

Thank TS1074
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Afternoon tea,all very rushed,seated on a long bench like,looking out to London,queue waiting to go in.not much food

Thank Cavilla60
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Took my sister there for her birthday and we really loved the high view over London city, but.. the windows look so scratched and blurred on our table that it looks nasty and shows on pictures. The food could be better, wasn't any fancy. and...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

I bought this as a mother's day treat from Groupon. It gets very busy (Groupon offer has restrictions on days) so you have to book quite a bit in advance. I would highly recommended this experience as a groupon offer but not sure I would...More

Thank amyrumball
Reviewed 4 April 2018

First of all the entrance. After receiving directions from two helpful reception staff we found it: around the side of the building. same entrance as "City Social' restaurant then along a rather dark corridor to the lifts. We were about 30 minutes early but that...More

1  Thank KWAKBeerfan
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Vertigo 42 portray themselves as this luxurious champagne bar with great views over the city, but they are far from it. The decor is so so basic, the furniture seems to be basic Ikea, chairs are uncomfortable, the atmosphere is non existent. The windows are...More

3  Thank listheblogger
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I booked a table in the bar for my boyfriend's birthday. When we arrived we were greeted by a sullen looking woman who asked what we were there for. I told her we had a reservation and we were then told to follow an equally...More

6  Thank Jen S
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fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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