The Chef’s Table

About The Chef’s Table

Step into the Montague Hotel in Bloomsbury and you’ll find yourself stepping back into the gracious and elegant Edwardian era, and The Chef’s Table is a delightful expression of the best of both that era and this. The intimate dining room is made cosy and traditional by the mahogany panelling, figured paper, heavy drapes, and antique-style furniture. The menu, however, is pleasing in a modern Euro/British way. Choose starter of ravioli of squab with wild mushroom and madeira sauce, and main course of fillet of beef with mustard soft crust, wild mushroom and red wine ice cream, and one of the modern nursery puds. In salubrious weather, you’ll want a table in the sunny conservatory, while in winter you’ll be happy dining in the candlelit interior.

Full a la carte


Home-made Chicken Noodle Soup - £5.95
Classic Caesar Salad - £6.25
Asian style Crab and Shrimp Cakes, Choi Salad & Red Onion Salsa - £6.95
Seared Scallops with Crispy Noodles, Lime & Curry Dressing - £9.95
Terrine of Quail & Guinea Fowl with Woodland Mushroom & Apricot Chutney - £7.25
Coconut Tempura Tiger Prawns with Mango & Sweet Chilli Sauce - £7.75
Beetroot Cured Salmon with Orange & Dill Dressing - £7.95
Portobello Mushroom with Baby Spinach, Walnut & Feta Cheese - £6.75
Salad of Roast Plum Tomato, Mozzarella & Avocado with Basil Oil - £6.50

Main Course

Whole Dover Sole, grilled or pan-fried with Parsley Butter and New Potatoes - £26.50
Bea's homemade Fish Pie with Pearls of Vegetables & Creamed Potatoes - £16.25
Seared Sea Bass, Roasted Fennel, Lemon & Poppy Seed Beurre Blanc - £17.95
Fillet of Beef topped with Stilton & Brioche Crust with Wild Mushroom - £24.50
Tomato-Ricotta Tart with Roquette & Truffle Oil - £11.95
Hand-chopped Aberdeen Angus Sirloin of Beef (with grilled Onions, Coleslaw and hand-cut Chips)- £19.00
Calves Liver with Pancetta & Pommery Mash - £18.95
Best End of Lamb with Fagioli Beans Cassolette - £19.50
Harissa Spiced Chicken with Cous-Cous & Chive Yoghurt - £17.50
Fillet of Salmon with Crushed Parsley Potato & Piquant Butter - £16.50
8oz Sirloin Steak (uncooked weight; served with Chips, Grilled Tomato, Field Mushroom & Peppercorn Sauce) - £20.50
Citrus Baby Chicken with Rosti Potato & Watercress - £17.50
Lamb Cutlets served with Chips, Grilled Tomato & Field Mushroom - £19.50


Bea's Honeycomb Parfait - £5.75
Chocolate Cappuccino Mousse - £5.75
Quartet of Desserts (Chef's choice) - £6.75
Sticky Toffee Pudding with Vanilla Ice Cream - £5.75
Raspberry & Ginger Crème Brulee - £5.75
Panna Cotta with Seasonal Fruits Poached in Red Wine - £5.75
Apple Tart Tatin with Cinnamon Ice Cream - £5.75
Selection of English & Continental cheeses with Apple & Celery Sticks - £7.50
Assortment of Ice Creams & Sorbets - £5.00

Additional Information


Montague Hotel, 15 Montague Street, WC1B 5BJ

Nearest tube:

Russell Square

Average Price:

£31 (€44)

Opening times:

Mon - Thurs 12.30pm - 12 midnight, Fri 12.30pm - 1am, Sat 6pm - 1am and Sun 6pm - 12 midnight

Dress Code:

Smart casual