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) #719 of 18,120 Restaurants in London ££ - £££ , British,
19 New Bridge Street, London EC4V 6DB, England
+44 20 7438 8054
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (38 reviews)
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Bar, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
19 New Bridge Street, London EC4V 6DB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fabulous find. Great bar, amazing cocktails and excellent service. Usually not a fan of hotel bars but this is really something. Vaults look cosy although it's too hot right now to appreciate such a small cosy space. Only complaint would be the nacho's. Very dry,...More

1  Thank ckUK79
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely wonderful experience. We threw our friend a surprise hen party with a cocktail class. John and all the staff were super friendly and really made the evening our own. Definitely recommend the cocktail class and cheeky John! the Dj played our favourite tunes and...More

1  Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Voltaire is one of the F&B outlets at Crowne Plaza London - The City. Located downstairs with access to a Terrace, Voltaire is the Hotel's main bar. Ideal for cocktails. We arrived in London last Friday and the Bar was buzzing that evening just before...More

1  Thank AshleyAzavedo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a friend between pubs/Duck & Waffle. Ordered the Jon Snow made by Alex and Jesus. It was fabulous. Attentive service as well.

1  Thank kitten224
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I came to Voltaire on Saturday night with 16 other woman for a cocktail making session (for a hen do). We had such a wonderful evening! On arrival, we each were given a glass of champagne and John, the fabulous barman, came and introduced himself....More

1  Thank Louise E
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Basically, this place is a heavenly vault of the most beautiful gin you have ever tasted in your life. Jon is a total gin-maestro; his gin knowledge is second to none. We were the fortunate recipients of his English Garden cocktail recipe, which we will...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing service from the wonderful rozalia. Thank you for giving us a fantastic evening! The wine was great and the staff are super professional.

1  Thank Jaz G
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing bottomless brunch, Alex was crazy helpful and we all had a great time!! Thank you Alex you are awesomeeeeee!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 May 2017

By chance I was out on a date with a new flame in Southbank walking down to Blackfriars, when I recognised the area. As a result we went to Voltaire and got talking to one of the bartenders 'Alex' who kindly gave us a sneak...More

Thank FanOfAllThingsGreat
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Very nice, relaxed atmosphere with good value drinks. FYI we found best value nearby parking at Bouverie Street, EC4Y 8DP!

Thank Graham P
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$41
Bar, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
14:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 New Bridge Street, London EC4V 6DB, England (Formerly NINETEENBELOW)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7438 8054
  • E-mail
A glamorous haunt for champagne drinkers and cigar lovers, Voltaire is a majestic Grade II-listed setting in the Square Mile. Offsetting the sleek main area with its sweeping gloss-topped bar, head to Voltaire's luxurious private vaults and enjoy bespoke service. The Voltaire menu features signature cocktail mixes and a plethora of fine champagnes as well as our new gourmet burger menu served from 5pm till late. Featuring the Voltaire Cheeseburger and the un-reviled Foie Gras Burger - Sublime! The latest addition is the Voltaire Afternoon Tea served Mon-Sat 2pm-5pm. Enjoy a classic afternoon tea matched with Voltaire's unique cocktails.
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