Sharon Reid


Drake & Morgan’s portfolio continues to expand with the soon to be opening of The Allegory Bar & Restaurant situated in the new Principal Place development just off Worship Street – dubbed the ‘Unsquare Mile’ where Shoreditch meets the City. This new venue aims to provide a touch of glamour, with its stunning industrial design, open kitchen, copper illuminated bar, and carefully curated features including geometric flooring and urban artwork.

Both the location and planned opening hours: from 7:30 am on weekdays, are conducive for breakfast meetings, in addition to working lunches, long boozy brunches and evening drinks.

For those partial to wine there’s an impressive wine list with over 20 by the glass, along with the obligatory craft beers and artisan spirits. However, cocktails will reign supreme, bespoke delights include: the Candy Shop: Tanqueray gin, rhubarb & custard liqueur; and the Mezcalita made with mezcal, Cointreau, orange juice, lime and sugar syrup.

Foodies can chow down on small plates, sharing boards, and superfood salads. While more substantial mains comprise of: pulled pork burger with barbecue sauce; and seabass with braised fennel, spinach and chorizo and hand-cut 21 day-aged steaks. If you are one for old school puddings choose from a sharing Black Forest knickerbocker glory or berry crumble.

Be one of the first to experience The Allegory by making the most of these generous discounts – valid on reservations only:



Open Monday – Sunday, The Allegory is also available for private hire for parties and family celebrations over the weekend. With its stylish interiors and special Drake & Morgan touches throughout, this new addition is sure to make an impression.

Whether you’re looking for a suitable venue for a client lunch or boozy Sunday brunch, The Allegory has you covered this autumn. For reservations please email: or call 020 3948 9810.


* Offer valid on breakfast only on 19th October until 12pm. Discount excludes champagne.

**£100 limit on spend