The Loft

About The Loft

With Bankside now one of the trendiest parts of London and home to a burgeoning foodie scene, The Loft Restaurant and Bar is the perfect venue for those all important business lunch and dinner meetings as well as less formal occasions while proximity to plenty of London's sights makes it an excellent tourist stop off too. Nestled in Southwark Street, The Loft offers a uniquely contemporary dining experience in stylish surroundings. The restaurant presents a constantly evolving menu with a carefully matched wine list. Alberico Orsi, Executive Chef thrives on the challenge of tailoring his dishes to suit setting, seasons and occasions with a monthly changing collection of dishes. Meanwhile The Loft Bar and glass roofed atrium presents an idyllic setting in which to enjoy the extensive wine menu.

Sample a la carte


Green asparagus soup, Cornish crab meat £ 5.00
Citrus marinate sea trout, horseradish mousseline, poppy seeds tuile £7.00
Cornish crab & tuna tian, celery, apple and avocado remoulade style £ 8.00
Fillet beef carpaccio, marinate tomato & olives cold pressed olive oil £ 9.00

Other starters are available.

Main Course

Fresh artichoke risotto, toasted almonds, sherry vinegar caramel£ 15.00
Grilled sardines, sauce vierge, pan-fried jersey royal, baby leaf £17.00
Oven baked wood pigeon, buttered mange tout, truffle mash, pinot noir sauce £19.00
Roast lamb cutlets, caramelize shallot and fennel, saffron and lavender sauce £20.00
Steamed Dover sole fillet, carrots & liquorice pure, herbs butter £ 22.00
English fillet steak, spicy aubergine caviar, wild garlic pesto £ 23.00


White chocolate pannacotta with mango and black cherry caramel £5.50
Baked apple pie, ginger custard £5.50
Vanilla and poached strawberry crème brulee £5.50
Hazelnut chocolate tiramisu, praline, bicerin liquor £5.50

Other desserts are available.

Additional Information


Mercure London City Bankside, 71 - 79 Southwark Street, SE1 0JA

Nearest tube:

London Bridge

Average Price:

£25 - £34

Opening times:

Mon - Fri 12pm-2pm & 6pm - 10pm
Sat & Sun 6pm - 10pm

Dress Code:

Smart casual