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Vertigo 42

Tower 42 International Financial Centre Old Broad Street | Tower 42, London EC2N 1HQ, England
+44 20 7877 7842
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Afternoon tea,all very rushed,seated on a long bench like,looking out to London,queue waiting to go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
angela085
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surrey
nothing but

Took my sister there for her birthday and we really loved the high view over London city, but.. the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Annu T
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Tower 42 International Financial Centre Old Broad Street | Tower 42, London EC2N 1HQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Afternoon tea,all very rushed,seated on a long bench like,looking out to London,queue waiting to go in.not much food

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my sister there for her birthday and we really loved the high view over London city, but.. the windows look so scratched and blurred on our table that it looks nasty and shows on pictures. The food could be better, wasn't any fancy. and...More

Thank Annu T
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

I bought this as a mother's day treat from Groupon. It gets very busy (Groupon offer has restrictions on days) so you have to book quite a bit in advance. I would highly recommended this experience as a groupon offer but not sure I would...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

First of all the entrance. After receiving directions from two helpful reception staff we found it: around the side of the building. same entrance as "City Social' restaurant then along a rather dark corridor to the lifts. We were about 30 minutes early but that...More

1  Thank KWAKBeerfan
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Vertigo 42 portray themselves as this luxurious champagne bar with great views over the city, but they are far from it. The decor is so so basic, the furniture seems to be basic Ikea, chairs are uncomfortable, the atmosphere is non existent. The windows are...More

3  Thank listheblogger
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

I booked a table in the bar for my boyfriend's birthday. When we arrived we were greeted by a sullen looking woman who asked what we were there for. I told her we had a reservation and we were then told to follow an equally...More

6  Thank Jen S
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

We visited over the weekend and had a great time. Firstly, I would advise getting a voucher from groupon if you are looking for the afternoon tea! When we arrived we were greeted by lovely welcoming staff and taken to out table. The view was...More

1  Thank Chloe h
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We have been up to Vertigo 42 a number of times now. Great views all around London and good drinks menu, of course expensive as expected.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

The staff are very welcoming and efficient the champagne was good a full glass and the tea consisted of sandwiches tarts and scones it was very nice. We were hungry so we ordered extras chicken and prawns a mistake as they were tasteless and very...More

2  Thank maryrose657
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Not cheap but then a great experience. A table for two in the window and great wine with good company. A perfect start to the evening

Thank Kevan999
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From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
...More
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