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Think chic birthday party, trendy work board meeting or simply a night out with friends, the Drawing Room at Pennethorne’s Cafe Bar is sure to become a London favourite and charming hidden gem. An all-day-dining destination, the 85-cover Pennethorne’s Cafe Bar is the place to hang out, relax, unwind and enjoy delicious, simple and quality food and drinks in one of London’s most iconic settings.


  • Wifi
  • French and Italian decor

 Food And Drink

  • Professional Kitchen


  • Licensed until 11pm
  • TENs Available


  • 26 Boardroom
  • 30 Dining
  • 40 Reception
  • 40 Standing


  • 18th Birthday Parties
  • 21st Birthday Parties
  • Weddings
  • Events with Alcohol


  • 40m2 (431ft2)
  • Disabled Access
  • Outside Space
  • New Wing, Somerset House
  • Strand, London
  • Strand
  • London
  • WC2R 1LA

More about  Pennethorne's

In the New Wing of Somerset House, you will find Pennethorne’s. Inspired by the New Wing’s 19th Century designer, Sir James Pennethorne and his travels around Europe, the venue have combined decor and recipe ideas from his travels to France and Italy to modern Britain.

The venue is available for hire for breakfast through to evening for dinner and drinks Monday to Saturday.

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