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112 St. Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4BD

(((() British
Opening hours
Monday to Saturday: 19:00 - 23:00

We loved all of it! Ambience drinks food and service. We are already planning to make the next reservation.

Christine Stenbaeck 30 December 2016
from Stockholm

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Showcasing eclectic and innovative design, LIBRARY offers an exciting blend of food, drink and entertainment in the heart of Theatreland. Tailored to the design, literary and theatre worlds, LIBRARY plays host to imaginative food pop-ups.

Patron saint of artists, bookbinders, brewers, butchers and stained glass makers. Saint Luke welcomes you (in stained glass form) as you walk up the staircase. Serving high-end cuisine with a twist, head chef Gavin Lambert creates a rotating food menu based on cookbooks. With bookmarks denoting each course, each recipe uses seasonal, local produce, and is carefully paired with a matching wine.


112 St. Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4BD

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Customer reviews for LIBRARY

4.4 (((() (based on 22 reviews)
100% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (20)
  • romantic (16)
  • trendy (16)
  • private dining (14)
  • business (8)
  • luxury (6)
  • entertainment (5)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • large parties (2)
  • lunch (2)
  • value (2)
  • al fresco (1)
  • breakfast (1)
  • child friendly (1)
  • ((((( 30 December 2016 by Christine Stenbaeck from Stockholm

    We loved all of it! Ambience drinks food and service. We are already planning to make the next reservation.

  • ((((* 26 November 2016 by Cecilia Zheng from London

    Very friendly people, and food of great quality and quantity. Can extend the menu a little bit, for more choices.

  • ((((* 19 November 2016 by Paul Larivière from Antwerpen

    Although there was some confusion since we were had booked the restaurant which was not available, we were accommodated very quickly and efficiently by a most helpful, charming young lady who prepared a table upstairs. We had an excellent lunch and this is to be recommended!

  • ((((( 30 October 2016 by Trina Pulman from London

    I met a friend for dinner at Library. Lovely setting and great food. We had the three courses and a cocktail for £35 offer, which was great value. Let down slightly by a poor coffee, but this was quickly replaced.

  • ((((( 28 October 2016 by Mckinley Hyden from London

    Wonderful ambience and even better food. The chef was super accommodating by adapting a risotto to be dairy-free and it was very delicious. Portions were large and everything was tasty. Will definitely be back!

  • ((((( 27 October 2016 by Manni Waraich from London

    Went to the Library for dinner with a friend that I hadn't seen in ages- she being a new mother and had to escape the pizza express dining experiences. So the LIBRARY was ideal. It is tucked away in Covent Garden and quiet in an exclusive way so we could catch up. The service was attentive and the food was good- we both had the sea bass with the chocolate fondant for dessert. The wine list was pleasing with a good range of new and old world wines.

  • ((((* 22 October 2016 by Bianca Rautenbach from Wimbledon

    Great atmosphere but food could be better, little cold when served and lacking finness

  • ((((* 21 October 2016 by Richard Cryer from Ross-on-Wye

    We enjoyed the dinner last night. The food was good although a little pricey.

  • (((** 18 October 2016 by EleMrt from London

    Great location, food can be improved

  • ((((( 14 October 2016 by Ben Craster from London

    This is a hidden gem.

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