Guide MICHELIN 2020

sketch - Lecture Room & Library

(164 Reviews)
9 Conduit Street, London, W1S 2XG
French, European

Top offer

Dinner Reservation

Average

Main course: £35
Food spend: £75

Opening hours

Tuesday to Thursday: 19:00 - 22:00
Friday & Saturday: 12:00 - 17:00 & 19:00 - 22:00.

Restaurant description

With 3 exceptional Michelin stars, sketch presents a stunning gourmet dining experience in upmarket Mayfair. sketch London spans across 4 uniquely eclectic spaces, with fine dining and French and European haute cuisine served in the sketch - Lecture Room.

Elegant and sumptuous, sketch Lecture Room & Library has held a Michelin Star since 2005, was awarded a stunning 2nd star in the 2013 list, and the top award of 3 Michelin stars in the 2020 guide. Showered with awards, sketch restaurant Lecture Room holds 5 AA Rosettes, the tasting and a la carte menus are constructed by the 3 Michelin-starred French master chef Pierre Gagnaire. Innovative sample dishes include roasted roe deer with juniper berries, and white root vegetable tart with beetroot syrup and purslane. The exquisite wine list at sketch Mayfair was given 'Best Award for Excellence' by the Wine Spectator and AA Guide's Best UK Wine List'.

A mythical forest which blends dream-like wonder and contemporary design, Glade provides an ideal setting for afternoon tea, comfort food and evening cocktails. sketch Parlour offers comfort food, drinks and tea amidst Louis XV furnishings. The dress code is smart casual and gentlemen need to wear a smart jacket for dinner.

Customer reviews for sketch - Lecture Room & Library
4.7
(based on 164 reviews)

94%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (26)
  • al fresco (3)
  • breakfast (2)
  • business (39)
  • child friendly (4)
  • dinner (112)
  • entertainment (22)
  • large parties (11)
  • lunch (79)
  • luxury (118)
  • private dining (43)
  • romantic (94)
  • trendy (75)
  • value (18)
  • views (6)
  • By Melissa E from London
    15 December 2018

    Very thoughtful and elegant dining experience. The service was outstanding and it was such a joy to see each room decorated for Christmas.

  • By Bryan W from Pragu
    15 December 2018

    Great atmosphere, great service and fantastic food and wine

  • By Michael B from London
    30 November 2018

    Overall my wife and myself had a fantastic time at Sketch. Amazing service and food. Unfortunately however the next day I came down with a rather nasty case of food poisoning. Which obviously put a bit of damper on the whole experience

  • By Casey C from London
    30 October 2018

    I booked Sketch with the highest of expectations and they were exceeded on EVERY level! I've never been anywhere that has been so highly reviewed, yet still managed to over deliver on my expectation. It was magical. The service, the dining, the ambiance took perfect to another level for me. In five words, delight, bewitch, dazzle, glow and tingle! It was a spectacular cacophony of elegance and extravagant cool. Things that shouldn't work, and you'd never dream of putting side by side, not only did but exploded into a never ending stream of sunshine and rainbows. I now believe in unicorns too! If you can only visit one place, this is it! Whatever your taste in food, drink or surroundings Sketch not only has it, it delivers it in a manner than cannot be equaled. Yeah! I was impressed. The staff could not have been more helpful from beginning to end, and I have more photos that you could ever imagine possible! Wow! Just wow! And finally..... my guest was vegan, and they adapted the tasting menu without hesitation or compromise. I'm very reluctant to recommend anywhere, but I'd not hesitate to recommend Sketch, the wonderland!

  • By Nathaniel K from London
    17 August 2018

    Incredible truffle taglioni and lobster bisque. Faultless service, incredible ambience and theatre.

  • By Stephen M from Singapore
    8 August 2018

    Nice atmosphere and great, eclectic dining room. Wine list was super and service good. Both my wife and I thought the food was hit and miss - some of the dishes seemed to be over complicated (they all looked great though). Lamb was a particular disappointment - over cooked and limp, somehow at the same time. Deserts fantastic. All in all, worth it for the location, room and wine. Don’t expect Michelin quality in the food though. 4/5 stars.

  • By Abnoos K from London
    6 July 2018

    Absolutely amazing. Truly special and a delightful experience. One we will never forget.

  • By FSchaud S from Langen
    1 June 2018

    Nice surprise! Great tasting menu with surprising flavours. The venue is a spectacular mixture of different style - the very relaxed athmosphere contributes to a great experience. Definetely earned its rating

  • By Marie-france R from Drummondville
    25 May 2018

    A real culinary experience! We were lucky to have chosen this time of the year when they have the Mayfair flower show all over the restaurant. Bothe me and my husband had the tasting menu (meat and fish), and we absolutely loved it. Very artistic food presentation, and lots of flavors and varieries. Excellent services from our servers and sommelier (Maxime). Truly a fantastic and great experience.

  • By Alison L from London
    11 May 2018

    Wonderful experience with lovely decor, friendly staff and mouth watering food. Excellent service. Would go back again.

Restaurant Location Map
sketch - Lecture Room & Library
9 Conduit Street, London, W1S 2XG

Available offers

  • Dinner Reservation
  • Lunch Reservation
  • 3 courses from the à la carte, a glass of champagne & a glass of red or white Port £110 per person

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