in the press
"Whether you're in the Square Mile for brunch, lunch, dinner or drinks, this is a haven in the heart of London's financial district, offering everything from cocktails to eggs Benedict, so book your spot quick!"
"I'm a big fan of Drift. It has a good mix of people, couples, business men and people tapping away on laptops with huge cups of coffee."
"Situated at the base of the Heron Tower, The Drift is a sleek city bar in one of the capital's newest skyscrapers, and mixes high-volume service with artisanal - and distinctly whimsical - cocktails."
"I found the service excellent, the atmosphere just right, the menu – vast, creative and experimental and the food - well, just perfect. We seemed to be surrounded by happy customers too."
"A decent wine list, a proper bar, cocktails a go go and prices that are affordable"
"The cocktail menu is fantastic and imaginative, we wanted to try them all"
"The drift is the sort of bar that you might find in Manhattan. And that can only be a good thing"
"The Drift offers an intriguing, cleverly characterful space"
London Evening Standard
"Throw in excellent service and Europe's largest private aquarium into the mix, and there's enough reason to stay until the early hours"
"We're impressed by the cocktail list at this new bar"
"CityBird has a new favourite bar. Given the amount of places she goes to drink, this is a very big deal"
"The Drift is angling to please the City's palate with a variety of innovative drinking options. Cocktails are impressive or purchase a wine flights to quench your curiosity."
"Well priced and stylishly presented, it's definitely worth a visit"
"The Drift invites Square Mile workers to escape the cut and thrust of fast paced City life and to stay, linger, explore and quite simply drift..."
"Never have I left a restaurant raving about a dessert so much."
"Walking in with no expectations and walking out with them more than surpassed is how every restaurant experience should be and with the drift you will NOT be disappointed"
"A lively, contemporary bar in the heart of the city with an impressive cocktail menu. the polished service and boutique styling of the restaurant are the perfect accompaniment to the extensive menu."
"The drift is a great place for all, from your average joe to city slickers; it incorporates a unique blend of style, fun and wholesome food, which is stylishly presented on large wooden boards."
Homes & Gardens Magazine>
"Commandeer one of the private nooks, take a seat at the mixology table where you can master your own cocktails, or lose yourself in the spectacular views of europe’s largest private aquarium – we get the drift, and think you will too."