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The Fumoir Bar

Brook Street, London W1K 4HR, England
+44 20 7107 8886
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49th Anniversary celebration.

Lovely room tucked away in Claridges hotel. Came to see the lid years Christmas tree and stayed for... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
999LauraP582
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Colleyville, Texas
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Another Claridges experience

Yes, just go, enjoy the ambience and well made cocktails with jazz playing in the background and... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
RichardUpshall
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Secreted inside the timeless glamour of Claridge's art deco interior, The Fumoir bar is the quintessential hidden gem. Slip into this seductive space and let our expert bartenders introduce you to a treasure chest of liquid history. Here, era-defining cocktails are twisted, forgotten classics are reconstructed and new passions are ignited. Whether it's the setting for a post-show gossip with drinks, a leisurely pre-dinner aperitif or an intimate nightcap, this place soon feels very much your own. Regular guests cherish it as a precious mystery to be kept just for those in the know. We perfectly understand if you also want to keep it a secret.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
21 Dec 2017
“49th Anniversary celebration. ”
28 Nov 2017
“Another Claridges experience”
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Brook Street, London W1K 4HR, England
Mayfair
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely room tucked away in Claridges hotel. Came to see the lid years Christmas tree and stayed for celebration drink for our 49th anniversary drink. I had fantastic Kit Royale and spouse enjoyed a martini made with a special London gin. Room is filled with...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Yes, just go, enjoy the ambience and well made cocktails with jazz playing in the background and absorb the history. The service is really good, the team here really will go the extra mile to ensure you remember the decision to have a drink or...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Called in for cocktails on our way to lunch, the room is stunning and not so easy to find unless you know where it is. The drinks were excellent as was the service, polite and elegant. A must do when in London.

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We visited because of our love of art deco and the hotels reputation for excellent friendly service. The setting does not disappoint yet the staff are what really makes such a special place. All staff were attentive,welcoming,polite yet professionally friendly. The food is exceptional as...More

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear brianeustice, Your review is greatly appreciated and I am so pleased to read that you enjoyed the selection of food served by the team that provided you with an excellent friendly service during your visit. I have shared your comments and very much hope...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Claridges for four nights. We kept walking past this bar but assumed it was part of the very nice restaurant and went instead into the main bar do you have a cocktail. The ambiance of Fumoir is so much richer and intriguing...More

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Dear Michaela, Thank you for writing and sharing your review following your visit to The Fumoir. I am delighted that you found the Fumoir during your visit and that you were able to enjoy the selection of cocktails and appetizers. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

It's easy to walk right by The Fumoir Bar, so look for the silver art deco grillwork which is the door of entry into a wonderful hideaway. We enjoyed a scotch after the theatre and it was very private and reserved.... nice not to have...More

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Dear 2beans2000, Thank you for writing a review of the Fumoir Bar following your recent visit. I am delighted that you were able to enjoy a post theatre Scotch here as well as the surroundings of this beautiful bar. We look forward to seeing you...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a drink with friends before heading to Fera next door. We have visited this bar many times before, we really like the atmosphere and the staffs attentiveness, plus we love Claridges. However we felt that on this occasion for a round of...More

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Dear Get_away_fr0m_it_all, Thank you for taking the time to write and share your feedback following your visit to the Fumoir Bar. Whilst I am delighted to read that you enjoy visiting the Fumoir for the atmosphere and service I was sorry to read that you...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Service exceptional, attentiveness inobtrusive and friendly. Possibly the most private cocktail bar in London.

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Henryq, Thank you for writing and sharing your wonderful comments following your visit to the Fumoir bar. I have shared your review with the team and who look forward to seeing you again soon. Best wishes, Russell Platt Director of food and beverage

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is a beautiful and relaxing bar for a quiet drink. However, the nibbles were quite basic and we expected more for the price paid for the drinks. Our first bowl of nuts consisted mainly of crumbs. I was shocked that a cappucino was £7.50...More

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Dear BelsizeM, Thank you for taking the time to write and share your feedback following your visit to the Fumoir Bar. I was sorry to read about your overall experience and I would like to apologise for the lapses in service on this occasion. I...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Favourite places - The Fumoir Bar, Claridges Hotel. It's tucked behind a discrete glass door of the right hand side of the lobby and is in oasis of calm and sumptuous art deco glamour with an extensive drinks menu with 1930s inspired cocktails. It's the...More

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Russell_Platt, Director of food and beverage at The Fumoir Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2016

Dear MeandMrGatsby, Thank you for taking the time to write and share your fantastic feedback following your visit to The Fumoir Bar. It is wonderful to read that you enjoy the atmosphere as well as the cocktails served in the Fumoir bar and that it...More

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