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“Amazing Experience”

The Rivoli Bar at The Ritz Hotel London
Ranked #450 of 22,367 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Bar, British
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Good for: Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighbourhood: Mayfair
Description: Every grand hotel needs a spectacular bar. The Rivoli Bar is one of the best, reborn in glorious art deco style. A symphony of camphor wood, satinwood, alabaster, gold leaf and Lalique glass, the atmosphere here changes throughout the day. Intimate yet comfortable, The Rivoli Bar is a dramatic and beautiful contrast to The Ritz house style and a genuine revelation. Enjoy a light lunch or supper and experience the delicious cocktails or the Champagne of the month. Monday to Saturday 11:30am - 12midnight Sunday 12:00pm - 10:00pm The dress code of The Ritz reflects the ambience and style of the different areas of the hotel. In The Ritz Restaurant and The Palm Court, gentlemen are required to wear a jacket and tie, with the exception of breakfast; jeans and sportswear are not permitted. Smart casual attire is requested for The Rivoli Bar and The Long Gallery. Please note that sports shoes are not permitted in The Ritz Restaurant, The Rivoli Bar or The Palm Court at any time.
London, United Kingdom
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“Amazing Experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2014

Very good atmosphere with exceptional staff on duty who will make sure your visit is a pleasant one. The decor is very good and gives you the feeling of stepping back in time. The 1920s decor really is delightful with some quality furnishings and details Some of the drinks are very expensive indeed with the presidente cocktail a whooping £350! Average cocktail around £19. Good location only negative really is price.

Visited July 2014
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“post dinner drinks”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014

After the most amazing meal, we decided to retire to the bar to relax with a gin and tonic, it was like stepping back in time, great atmosphere and service!

Visited December 2013
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kent
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“Good but expensive !!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

Visited the bar whilst waiting for our afternoon tea slot. Lovely surroundings and good service but a little overpriced. Wait for the champagne in the Palm court with your tea its cheaper .

Visited July 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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“Excellent experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

We recently visited the Ritz to attend the Rivoli Bar for some afternoon drinks, the whole atmosphere was fantastic as well as the staff were extremely friendly and helpful

This place is well worth a visit if you would like to have a relaxed afternoon surrounded beautifully designed furnishings

I have recently added a blog about my trip there, so it will give you an idea of what to expect

http://alittlebitoflifeerh.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/the-ritz_19.html

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“Fabulous Cocktails - Spoil Yourself !”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

We visited the Rivoli Bar earlier in the week prior to a Film Preview event at BAFTA and it was a fabulous experience. Really atmospheric in an art-deco way it was a great way to spend an hour soaking in the ambiance.

The service was impeccable and we got carried away and enjoyed the first cocktails so much we had another ! Each drink was served with a selection of "nibbles" to enjoy - expensive as you would expect but as a one-a-year treat - just do it !!!

  • Visited July 2014
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