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It's Gin O'Clock!


Book your summer drinks reception in our grand Elizabethan Library and come rain or shine, enjoy stunning views over St. James's Park, Westminster.


It's Gin O'Clock, summer receptions overlooking St. James’s Park - from £45.60 per person*

*Please note our catering packages are VAT excluded and do not include room hire.

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Gin O'Clock catering packages



  • Westminster package
    £45.60 per person*

    Minimum order: 50 guests

    1 gin cocktail or 1 glass of Pimms on arrival

    3 summer canapes per person

    3 summer savoury bowl food dishes per person

    2.5 hour unlimited house wine & house beer bar

    Unlimited seasonal fizz & fruit juice

    Unlimited still & sparkling water

    Gin o'clock theming

    Summer background music


  • Horse Guards package
    £52.60 per person*

    Minimum order: 50 guests

    2 gin cocktails or 2 glasses of Pimms on arrival

    3 summer canapes per person

    3 summer savoury bowl food dishes per person

    2.5 hour unlimited house wine & house beer bar

    Unlimited seasonal fizz & fruit juice

    Unlimited still & sparkling water

    Gin o'clock theming

    Summer background music


  • St. James's package
    £69.60 per person*

    Minimum order: 50 guests

    1 glass of sparkling wine on arrival

    3 summer canapes per person

    3 summer savoury bowl food dishes per person

    2.5 hour unlimited gin & Pimms bar**

    2.5 hour unlimited house wine & house beer bar

    Unlimited seasonal fizz & fruit juice

    Unlimited still & sparkling water

    Gin o'clock theming

    Summer background music


*Please note our catering packages are VAT excluded and do not include room hire.

**Our gin bar includes a selection of a minimum of 5 different types of gin served with a recommended flavoured London Essence tonic or soda water.




Canape, bowl food & cocktail menu


  • Summer cocktails

    Blueberry & Elderflower Gin - wild blueberry jam, elderflower cordial, cloudy apple juice, lemon juice & Portobello Road gin

    (non alcoholic Blueberry & Elderflower cocktail available)

    or

    Jasmine Pearl & Apricot Gin - Jasmine Pearl tea, apricot reduction, lemon juice, soda & Portobello Road gin

    (non alcoholic Jasmine Pearl & Apricot cocktail available)

  • Summer canapes

    Salt beef, celeriac remoulade & capers mini bagels

    Honey and mustard glazed sausages

    Cured mackerel and chive cream cheese blinis

    Hot smoked trout, avocado & coriander mousse in a beetroot cone

    Quail egg's with celery salt (v)

    Pepper & tomato gazpacho shot, basil oil (vegan)

    or

    Choose canapes from our standard menu - £2.00 supplement charge per person

  • Summer bowl food

    Sticky Asian shredded beef, cucumber & spring onion salad

    Smoked ham hock, crushed broad beans & pea salad, mint oil

    Beer battered fish & chips, tartare & lemon wedge

    Cornish crab & sweet pea risotto, lime crème fraiche

    Watermelon, feta, mint & grapefruit salad (v)

    Grilled aubergine & courgette tagine & raisins (v)

    BBQ pulled Jack Fruit with brown rice (vegan)





Add-on items

Upgrade sparkling wine to English sparkling wine or Champagne - from £4.50 per person

Add a cheese station (selection of 4 cheeses) - £7.50 per person

Add port to your cheese station - £3.00 per person, per glass

Add additional canapes to your package - £2.50 per person, per item

Add additional bowl food dishes to your package - £5.50 per person, per item

Add a selection of bar snacks (crisps, nuts & olives) - £5.00 per person

Add a refreshing smoothie & rehydration juice self-service bar - £7.45 per person


- All catering prices shown are excluding VAT.
- Our catering packages and prices do not include room hire.
- Please note that all dishes are prepared in environments that are not totally free from allergen ingredients.
- If you have any guests who have special dietary requirements, please let us know.