Award-winning Côte Brasserie is now open next door to the Barbican’s new cinema under Ben Jonson House.  Côte serves classic brasserie dining every day from breakfast, lunch through to dinner. The weekday lunch and early evening menu providing excellent value at £11.70 for two courses. Tel: 020 7628 5724; email;  Web – .






The new restaurant is light and is already attracting excellent custom, and can already be particularly busy for pre-theatre, concert or cinema meals.  Food is excellent value compared with many local restaurants.  Good choice of dishes on the a la carte menu.

As a special offer to residents, during the month of April, Cote is offering a free bottle of wine with a meal for two (Cotes du Rhone or Macon Villages).  To take this up you may need to print out a voucher – a copy of this can be found under the ‘New restaurant Special Offer for Residents thread on