Ambassade de l'Ile

 
 

THIS VENUE IS NOW CLOSED FOR BUSINESS.

SEE ALTERNATIVE French Cuisine

ADDRESS
117-119 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 3RN
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
PRICES
Main Courses £28-£38
 

Nearby

 

Ambassade de l'IleYou'll find Michelin starred French cuisine by Jean-Christophe Ansanay-Alex at this London outpost of his two star l'Auberge de l'Ile on l'Ile Barbe in Lyons. He's something of a celebrity in his hometown - l'Ile Barbe is a sovereign state and JC is the honorary governor of the island. After training as a chef, his early work took him to Pierre Orsi in Lyon and Philippe Million in Albertville from where, in the mid 1980s, he became the personal chef to Christina Onassis. With this South Kensington restaurant, opened in July 2008 and awarded the Michelin star just seven months later, he has taken over the distinctive Edwardian building where Lundum's used to be. Once inside, however, there's nothing old fashioned in sight. White leather seating and white table cloths contrast with the dark surroundings - deep purple walls and ceiling, dark floors. The menu too is nouvelle with dishes like mille-feuille of organic Scottish salmon and black radish served with lime whipped cream, arranged artfully on the plate. All good things comes at a price, of course, and at £18 for a starter, these prices may well make your eyes water.

 

Ambassade de l'Ile images

Ambassade de l'Ile   

   
Ambassade de l'Ile

Ambassade de l'Ile  

LondonTown.com - Ambassade de l'Ile Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Imperial Wharf Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
11 minutes walk
 
Union Car Parks
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Ambassade de l'Ile on LondonTown.com

 
London Events 2016

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2016 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2016 London events.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Ambassade de l'Ile

Near Ambassade de l'Ile
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Blakes Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £162  39% off
33 Roland Gardens, SW7 | 2 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Anouska Hempel has a signature minimalist interior design style and everything about Blakes in South Kensington has been designed to her exacting taste. From the black ... More
 
 
 
Cranley Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  26% off
10 Bina Gardens, SW5 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Three 1869 townhouses combine to make The Cranley, a tranquil temporary residence within walking distance of Gloucester Road Tube. Each of the 39 rooms is individually ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  24% off
100 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Neighbours with the Natural History Museum, the Science Museum and the Victoria & Albert Museum, the DoubleTree by Hilton - Kensington is in one of London's ... More
 
 
 
 
Peridot
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
The Bentley, Kempinski, 27-33 Harrington Gardens, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
Peridot at the Bentley Hotel
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
27 - 33 Harrington Gardens, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Within the discreet surroundings of The Bentley London - A Hilton Hotel, Peridot is an airy yet intimate restaurant with a smart menu of classics. The ... More
 
 
 
Brasserie Gustave
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
4 Sydney Street, South Kensington, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Bringing timeless French cuisine to the heart of Chelsea, Brasserie Gustave is brimming with Gallic charm. The dining room is styled to resemble a traditional Parisian ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Dining near Ambassade de l'Ile

Near Ambassade de l'Ile
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW5 | 2 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bumpkin South Kensington
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
102 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Star of India
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
154 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW5 | 2 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
North Indian cuisine. Booking advised for dinner.Separate room for parties. Occasional live entertainment. Dress smart casual. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Ambassade de l'Ile

Near Ambassade de l'Ile
Now On
Babies Corner
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 11th, 13th, 18th, 20th, 25th and 27th Feb 2016 - 11am-11.45am
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Kids activities....More
 
 
 
Now On
Book Club For Kids
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 10th February and Wednesday 9th March 2016 - 2.30pm-4pm
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
A fun reading workshop for children to explore new texts....More
 
 
 
Now On
Reading Group Georges Perec & Fred Vargas
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 11th February and Thursday 10th March 2016 - 7pm-8.30pm
Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni, 17 Queensberry Place, SW7 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Join our unique bilingual Reading Group as we continue to discover the wonders of French literature! Thu 11 Feb | Le Condottiere by Georges Perec (2012) ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Ambassade de l'Ile

Near Ambassade de l'Ile
Cineworld
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
279 King's Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 5 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
Cineworld Fulham Road
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
142 Fulham Road, South Kensington, Chelsea, London SW10 | 5 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Ambassade de l'Ile

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Ambassade de l'Ile
Royal British Society Of Sculptors
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
108 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Ambassade de l'Ile
From its head offices in London the Royal British Society of Sculptors runs five sculpture shows a year, displaying the 3D artform in all its shapes ... More
 
 
 
Royal British Society Of Sculptors
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
108 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Ambassade de l'Ile
From its head offices in London the Royal British Society of Sculptors runs five sculpture shows a year, displaying the 3D artform in all its shapes ... More
 
 
 
Cadogan Contemporary
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
87 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
One of the leading contemporary art galleries in the UK, Cadogan Contemporary has been exhibiting British up and coming and veteran artists for over 25 years. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Ambassade de l'Ile

The best shops and markets near Ambassade de l'Ile
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christie's South Kensington
London > Shopping >
85 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Established in 1776, Christie's holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gilding the Lily
London > Shopping > Florists
Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Superior florist directly opposite South Kensington Tube Station. They sell flowers to the great and good of this area and as you might expect, this means ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Ambassade de l'Ile

Near Ambassade de l'Ile
St James's College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
4 Wetherby Gardens, South Kensington, London SW5 | 5 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
Language Link Ltd.
London > Education > English Language Courses
21 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
12-16 per class. Under £200pw... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Ambassade de l'Ile

Ambassade de l'Ile gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
The Budokwai
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
GK House, 4 Gilston Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Martial Arts ... More
 
 
 
Courtfield Gardens (East)
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
62 Courtfield Gardens, South Kensington, London SW5 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
Trevor Blount Pilates
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5 Harrington Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Ambassade de l'Ile

The best pubs near London Ambassade de l'Ile.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW5 | 2 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cadogan Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
298 Kings Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
The Cadogan Arms has been given a facelift by Tom and Ed Martin - the brothers behind The Botanist, The Gun, The Well, Hat & Tun ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Ambassade de l'Ile

Ambassade de l'Ile clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Nam-Long-Le Shaker
London > Nightlife > Bars
159 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW5 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Bar ... More
 
 
 
Nam Long-Le Shaker
London > Nightlife > Bars
159 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW5 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Though essentially a Vietnamese restaurant Nam Long became a destination cocktail bar in the height of nineties hedonism. Famously, a group of young city bankers regularly ... More
 
 
 
Malachite
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Bentley Kenpinski, 27-33 Harrington Gardens, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Ambassade de l'Ile

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Ambassade de l'Ile.
Blakes Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
33 Roland Gardens, Brompton, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
Anouska Hempel's landmark design has created a hotel that is absolutely unique. Every room has its own theme, whether it be flowing white gauze, Venetian mirrors, ... More
 
 
 
The Kensington Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
109-113 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
The Hall at St Augustine's Parish Church
London > Business > Venue Hire
117 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Ambassade de l'Ile
... More
 
 
 
 

Also in Old Brompton Road

Our recommendations in the same street as Ambassade de l'Ile

 
No.
Title
Category
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Ambassade de l'Ile

Ambassade de l'Ile, Ambasade de l'Ile, Ambassade de lIle
 
 

Hotels Near

Ambassade de l'Ile

 
 
Near Ambassade de l'Ile All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Ambassade De L'ile

 
 
 
Works on Paper Fair
Works on Paper Fair
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Royal Geographical Society 2.37 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

See rare artworks by Laurie Lee and hear a special talk by Simon Schama at Works on Paper ...More

 
Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre in London and New York
Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre in London and New York
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

Part of a year-long programme of activity to mark 40 years of the Olivier Awards Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years ...More

 
Julia Margaret Cameron
Julia Margaret Cameron
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

The V&A marks the bicentenary of the birth of Julia Margaret Cameron with a display of more than 100 of ...More

 
Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection
Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection
Exhibitions | Until 28th March 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

Bejewelled Treasures: the Al-Thani Collection at the V&A explores the themes of tradition and modernity in Indian jewellery, featuring a ...More

 
HiddenCity: The Enchanted Mirror
HiddenCity: The Enchanted Mirror
Tours | Until 13th March 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

Following Scrooge's Cryptic Christmas Trail in 2013, HiddenCity launched another festive trail in 2014 and it continues through this year's ...More

 
TheatreLand
Exhibitions | Until 24th March 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

A course exploring the history of London's theatrical world....More

Handling Museum Objects
Exhibitions | On 11th February 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

This new workshop led by V&A conservators and technicians, demonstrates the best and safest ways to handle objects....More

Gallery Talk: The British Galleries
Exhibitions | On 11th February 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

An informative talk and tour....More

Chardin To Cezanne: Art And Innovation In Europe: 1720-1900: Courses
Exhibitions | Until 7th July 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

A study of European art during an influential period....More

Joanna Eden: Joni And Me
Music | On 11th February 2016 

The Pheasantry 2.44 miles from Ambassade De L'ile

The singer performs a celebration of the life and music of the iconic US singer-songwriter, known for hits such as ...More

 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near Ambassade de l'Ile

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star suites see our special offers for Ambassade de l'Ile hotels, including Cranley Hotel London from 83% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960