“Head and Shoulders Above Most Places in the City” – City AM

Midway between The Bank of England and Cannon Street Station, in the very heart of the City of London lies a unique family of award-winning wine bars and Restaurants providing the City with great food and wine with warm, friendly service all on one truly historic, fabulously restored site – The Don Restaurant, Bistro and Private Dining Rooms.

To reserve a table in our Restaurant or Bistro, click here.


Private Dining & Events at The Don

The Don’s Private Dining Rooms, are The City of London’s most charming and characterful venues for private events be they: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Champagne and Canapé Parties, Business Meetings, Corporate Dinners or Private Celebrations. Find out more here.


The Don Executive Chef – William Best MCA

William has worked with some of Britain’s best Chef’s and restaurants including Philip Howard’s team at the 2 Michelin starred, The Square in Mayfair, before becoming Sous Chef at the infamous Wiltons Restaurant. Whilst at Wiltons William became one of only twenty UK chefs to be awarded the ‘Master of Culinary Arts’ by the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts. William then worked alongside John Williams at London’s iconic Ritz hotel before joining the pre-opening team at the Devonshire Club in 2016. William joined The Don in November 2018.
He is in charge of the kitchens at The Don Restaurant and Bistro, and creates our seasonal private dining menus .
View William Best’s Summer Menu at the Restaurant here