Le Pont de la Tour

The Butlers Wharf Building, 36d Shad Thames, London, SE1 2YE +44 2077686215

(4.7)
French
Average
Food Spend £30
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 18:00 - 22:30
Saturday: 12:00 - 15:30 & 18:00 - 22:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 15:30 & 18:00 - 21:30

Excellent. impeccable service and delicious food

Paul Jenner 15 October 2014
From Northampton

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More about Le Pont de la Tour

With striking views of Tower Bridge from the elegant terrace, Le Pont de la Tour exudes an air of elegant refinement. Sublime French brasserie-style dishes and one of London's best wine lists can be experienced in the tranquil marine-inspired dining room with riverside views.

Blending French classicism with modern touches, the Pont de la Tour menu includes duck parmentier with truffle and Madeira jus or fresh crustacea like Kaspia Royal Baccari caviar and whole grilled lobster. The famous Sunday roast beef at Le Pont de la Tour London is popular, executed with immaculate presentation.

Decadences like lemon posset with black pepper meringue or Valhrona and dark chocolate cherry layered mousse are presented alongside an excellent French cheese selection or indulgent dessert cocktails.

The intimate Salon Prive and Wine Cellar dining rooms at Le Pont de la Tour Shad Thames present unique dining areas divided by a glass wall, surrounded by fine wines and rare Grand Crus.

Customer Reviews for Le Pont de la Tour

4.7

(based on 33 reviews)

94% of diners at this restaurant would recommend it to another person.
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  • romantic (27)
  • luxury (21)
  • business (21)
  • views (13)
  • dinner (11)
  • entertainment (9)
  • lunch (8)
  • large parties (8)
  • al fresco (7)
  • child friendly (4)
  • breakfast (2)
  • private dining (1)
(5)
15 October 2014 by Paul Jenner from Northampton
Excellent. impeccable service and delicious food
(4)
14 October 2014 by Lianna Ishihara from London
We arrived and had some pre-dinner cocktails at the bar listening to some nice live music by a singer/pianist/guitarist. The staff were friendly and welcoming. We waited a long time to have our champagne and receive the menus, even though I'd booked specifically for the restaurant festival. We were given the normal menus and when I asked for the restaurant festival ones, the server said she would bring them right over, but we had to ask a second time after about 20 minutes.
The food selection on the menu was very good- one could choose between meat, fish or vegetarian for starter and main. The starters were tasty and well-presented but not overly creative. The main courses were well prepared and presented but nothing out of the ordinary. Dessert was the best course and we enjoyed the original flavours and textures of the earl grey parfait. The sommelier was helpful and attentive. The servers were more attentive from half way through the meal, probably because the restaurant became less busy around then. It wasn't poor service, just not what I would expect at this restaurant. The views are amazing of the Thames and Tower Bridge. The atmosphere was so-so because it seemed like a lot of business meetings and tables are close together. It wouldn't be very romantic, but since we were out for girls night that was ok with us!
(5)
13 December 2013 by Susan Curtis from London
Three of us ate here last night. It was a very pleasant night. The dining area was relaxing enhanced by Christmas decoration: the views of the river enchanting. The food and wine were delicious. The staff were friendly and very helpful, they made the meal special. We all agreed we'd recommend this restaurant to others. One warning, it's quite expensive.
(5)
20 October 2013 by Gary Connor from London
Had a wonderful Friday night dining at Le Pont de la Tour. We were seated by the window and the views of Tower Bridge were breathtaking. The decor, ambience, level of service and the wide choice of dishes and wines makes this a wonderful place to dine. It really was a very special evening, the food was exquisite and the level of service was outstanding. We will definitely return to dine again very shortly.
(5)
10 October 2013 by Melanie Hunnaball from Colchester
Great experience, super location, friendly attentive staff - overall lived up to expectations.
(5)
11 August 2013 by Joan from London
Perfect summer location. We sat outside on the terrace, wonderful view of Tower Bridge and Canary Wharf. Service was the best we have experienced, very attentive. Food was absolutely first class, not a complaint about anything. Bit pricy but it was well worth it.
(5)
26 May 2013 by Steve from Epsom and Ewell
Fab location, service polite and friendly if a tad slow. Food was slightly less spectacular than anticipated
(5)
7 January 2013 by Diners form Hertfordshire from Hertford
We had an excellent early evening dinner, well it was suppose to be, but the staff made us so welcome our early meal lasted three hours.It was a lovely end to our Christmas festivities. We had the star deal and were welcomed and had very good service.
(4)
1 January 2013 by Dame Margo from London
1.30pm for lunch
The Star 3 course deal with a glass of champagne was excellent value for money with great views
We had to ask for salt and pepper but just for one of us (there were 4 diners)
(4)
30 December 2012 by Kevvy Boy. from Kent.
We had an enjoyable evening meal. Location is good, but views across The Thames and towards Tower Bridge are limited. Nice, friendly, attentive staff.
Very nice food, but the wine and drinks are a bit overpriced.

Le Pont de la Tour

The Butlers Wharf Building, 36d Shad Thames, London, SE1 2YE

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Reservations: +44 2077686215

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