What’s happening at Royal Exchange Grand Café and in the surrounding Bank community?Find out about the restaurant’s latest events, read the latest news and cook with the latest recipes from our expert team.


23 September 2017 - 30 December 2017

Our chefs have been busy talking to some of our amazing suppliers to bring you some of the finest seasonal Italian delicacies this autumn at the Royal Exchange.

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01 October 2017 - 30 November 2017

The Threadneedle bar at the Royal Exchange is the home of the Negroni this autumn with not one but three bespoke barrels on the bar.

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14 October 2017 - 01 December 2017

Here at the Royal Exchange we pride ourselves on our Italian roots. One of our dearest obsessions is pasta, in all it's forms, which is why we are delighted to be partnering with the Pasta Evangelists from November 6th-1st December.

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News & Press

Progress 1000: Evening Standard list of 1000 top Influencers in London

London Evening Standard have included our founders Des Gunewardena and David Loewi in their Progress 1000 list of the top 1000 influential people in London
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Meet Des Gunewardena

He’s known as London’s restaurant king, and it’s safe to say that our Chairman & CEO Des Gunewardena is your man when it comes to all things hospitality. Lucky for us he’s dished all, on his favourite restaurants, the biggest challenges of his career and even offered his most important piece of advice for budding restaurateurs…
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Evening Standard

The Evening Standard has written an article about our co-founder, Des Gunewardena's positive outlook for D&D and London's restaurant industry
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