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30 St. Mary Axe, London EC3A 8EP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a good piece of contemporary architecture when we first visited it a few years ago - and it remains to be. Much more interesting than most office buildings around (with a notable exception of Lloyds). And it is in no way awkward or...More

Thank sir_meeshoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great new JDA Customer Experience Center at a unique location in London with great service by Erin our JXC office manager.

Thank mslotman
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The Gherkin is part of a mix of buildings that, although massively varied in age, style, material etc., seem to work. Seeing it in the same view as the Tower of London shows the great blend, and up close it appears taller than it is.

Thank MLambert51
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We went for our anniversary stunning views and great bar upstairs . The food was a set menu it was excellent value and just the right amount . The service was brilliant . This is one of the best places to eat if you want...More

Thank 42dawgs
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Took my best friend for a birthday treat, we have dined in a lot of top notch London restaurants and in our opinion this is up there with the best! The views from the bar and the restaurant on 38 and 39 th floors were...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

We have been meaning to have lunch at the Gherkin for many years but never had the time. We have the time last week and it was fantastic. The meal was very well presented, friendly staff and the food delicious. What more, the views of...More

Thank John G
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This is in a great area, definitely worth the trip. Lots of good restaurants and pubs in the area. You have to make reservation to dine in building.

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Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

It is really a very unique building which located near Frenchurch St. The nearest tube station - Aldgate. From afar, you can see the beauty of the building and you can see it from the London of Towers. From near, it looks like it is...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous views from The top of the Gherkin. Wonderful cocktails with interesting names We was treated by our daughter for my husbands birthday to Charcuterie and Cocktails here . Which we was blown away with this experience.

Thank Natasha P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The perfect spot for lunch when the sun is shining. Friendly staff and great bubbly, best for early finish on a Friday afternoon.

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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
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dalilareglat
April 1, 2018|
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Response from Kgellis | Reviewed this property |
I have known for large groups to go up to the top floor however I would contact the reception in advance as the levels of security are tight and they would need to assess whether it’s possible for such a large group
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CarmelC1967
March 22, 2018|
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Response from swh61 | Reviewed this property |
It is free but you must book online in advance. Airport style security on entry and often quite a queue so turn up 15 minutes early.
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