Established as one of the most exclusive Private Members Clubs in London, with a rich and extensive history, London Capital Club has just opened a sleek and sophisticated new restaurant, Tavern at 15.
In case you don’t already know, the London Capital Club is an exclusive Private Club catering to the modern business professional, with a reputation for excellence and personal service. It is a reputation firmly based on preserving the most worthwhile aspects of a traditional City Club, whilst responding to the demands of today’s business life.
Inaugurated to mark the legendary clubs 100th Birthday this year, Tavern at 15 is the newly refurbished restaurant and bar situated in the basement of the prestigious London Capital Club on Abchurch Lane, EC4. Cleverly merging the old with the new, Tavern at 15 is devoted to excellent cuisine combined with an enviable selection of fine wines from around the world and astonishing cocktails composed by the venues experienced mixologists.
Giving Londoners a true taste of an exemplary private members club, without the annual club fees, Tavern at 15 offers a relaxed, city-like atmosphere where guests can dine and graze on daily menus, or unwind at the bar after a long day. Not simply another restaurant, Tavern at 15 takes advantage of its sibling’s members club facilities by offering weekly and monthly events, networking evenings and exclusive previews.
The menu, led by Head Chef Jean-Didier Gouges, famous for his inventive cuisine at the Royal Albert Hall, offers British faire with global influences to reflect the high-standing private Club’s tradition. Subtle and flavourful signature dishes include the Stonebass Carpaccio, British Lamb Rump, Scottish Lobster Burger, Smoked Duck Salad and 28-Day Aged Sirloin. The breakfast menu presents morning classics such as Egg Royale and English Muffins, along with Waffles (with a selection of toppings) and the hearty Flageolet Beans, Tomato, Ham Hock, Poached Eggs & Black Pudding Powder.
Fostered by Simon Russell, who took over as the General Manager of the London Capital Club two years ago, Tavern at 15 has been put on a long-term footing. “We boast a proud reputation of excellence and quality within the City, whilst adapting to the modern demands of business in London. We are proud to now open this offering up for the public to enjoy a taste of the hospitability we are renowned for”, he explains.
Preserving the most worthwhile aspects of a traditional Club, whilst responding to the demands of today’s business life, Tavern at 15 is set to become a destination of choice for those wanting a city bolthole offering exceptional quality in a uniquely incomparable atmosphere.
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