About this room

Exclusive hire of the venue is a great option for private dining and events in the city.

Opened in May 2018, Ekte is ideally situated in the Bloomberg Arcade, only a short walk from Bank, Cannon Street and Mansion House stations.

Ekte is available for all private and corporate events, offering an apartment like space, with bookshelves and communal tables for dinners up to 90 guests or drinks & dancing up to 130.

With an open plan kitchen, your guests can see our chef’s preparing signature dishes such as Smorrebrod and Frikadeller, adding an additional experience to your event.

In the warmer months, guests can utilize our terrace with bar for additional space.


Capacity

Standing

Standing

up to 130

Dining

Dining

up to 90

Theatre

Theatre

up to 50


Starting prices

Minimum Spend - Pay at the bar

M T W T F S S

18:00 - 22:30

from £6500 Per evening

M T W T F S S

10:00 - 22:30

from £3000 Per day

M T W T F S S

10:00 - 16:00

from £3000 Per day

*All guide prices are inclusive of VAT

Note on pricing

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Sample catering prices

Canapes £2.50 - £3.50 per item
Set Menus £32.00 - £50.00 based on menu


Catering

In-house catering

Allows external catering

Approved caterers only

BYO alcohol allowed

Can provide alcohol

Kitchen facilities available

Can provide halal

Can provide kosher

Complimentary water

Extensive vegan menu

Extensive gluten-free menu

Complimentary tea and coffee

Buyout fee for external catering


Licences

Extension available


Room features

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi

Air conditioning Air conditioning

Natural light Natural light

Projector

Flatscreen TV

Whiteboard

Flipchart

Audiovisual (AV) equipment

Conference call facilities

Disabled access

Storage space

Accommodation available

Parking available

Open Kitchen


Rules of the space

Hours for Events:
Monday-Friday 7-22.30
Saturday 10-22.30
Sunday 10-16:00
*Late licenses can be acquired - Terms & Conditions apply


Danish-born restaurateur Soren Jessen, who has owned successful City stalwart 1 Lombard Street since 1998 officially launched Ekte Nordic Kitchen in the Bloomberg Arcade in the City of London.

Ekte, meaning genuine or real in Norwegian, will offer a varied Nordic menu, overseen by Swedish-born Head Chef Robin Freeman. The Scandinavian-influenced Restaurant and Café/Deli is open daily throughout the day for both eat-in or to go, with changing menus from breakfast through lunch and dinner.

Ekte strives to be sensitive to the environment and to create minimal waste by acting responsibly with its carefully sourced recyclable, bio-degradable and reusable packaging for its to go food and drink service.


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