The Story Of Le Gavroche

Michel Roux Jr explains the history of the restaurant.

Michel Roux Jr explains the history of the restaurant.

Top chefs on Le Gavroche.

Top chefs on Le Gavroche.

The Chef de Cuisine at work.

The Chef de Cuisine at work.
Awards
  • 1967
  • Le Gavroche opens their doors in Lower Sloane Street


  • 1974
  • Received 1 Michelin-Star


  • 1977
  • Received 2 Michelin-Stars


  • 1981
  • Le Gavroche moved from Lower Sloane Street to Upper Brook Street


  • 1982
  • Received the maximum 3 Michelin-Stars (first Restaurant in Britain to be awarded this)


  • 1988
  • The Good Food Guide nominates Le Gavroche as the highest rated Restaurant of the Year


  • 1999
  • The Carlton London Restaurant Awards


  • 2000
  • The Carlton London Restaurant Awards – Laurent Perrier Award of Excellence


  • 2000
  • The Academy of Food and Wine Services - The Catey Special Award


  • 2000
  • UK Champagne Gosset Trophee Celebris


  • 2000
  • Restaurateurs' Restaurant of the Year Awards 2000


  • 2000
  • Moet & Chandon London Restaurant Awards – London Restaurant Academy Award of Excellence


  • 2001
  • Moet & Chandon London Restaurant Awards - Outstanding Front of House


  • 2001
  • French Restaurant of the Year in the Restaurateurs' Restaurant of the Year 2001 Awards
  • 2004
  • French Restaurant of the year - Tio Pepe ITV London Restaurant Awards 2004


  • 2004
  • Received 2 Michelin-Stars


  • 2004
  • One of the '50 Best Restaurants in the World 2004' Restaurant Magazine Awards April 2004


  • 2005
  • Silvano wins Outstanding Contribution to the Aperitif a la Francaise sponsored by Sopexa - June 2004


  • 2006
  • Tio Pepe ITV London Restaurant Awards - Outstanding Front of House


  • 2006
  • The World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards - Outstanding Value


  • 2007
  • Vin de Constance with Michel Roux Jr. named Best Book on Matching Food and Wine (English) in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards


  • 2007
  • Tatler Restaurant Awards – Most Consistently Excellent Restaurant


  • 2008
  • The S Pellegrino World's 50 Best Restaurants, voted no. 22


  • 2009
  • Contract Designer Award for Bathrooms - KBB Industry Award


  • 2010
  • The Academy of Food and Wine Service (AFWS) - David Galetti, Dalmore Award for Excellence


  • 2012
  • Tatler Restaurant Awards - Michel Roux Jr received the Lifetime Achievement Award
360° Panoramic Views around the restaurant

Dining Room - view 1

Dining Room - view 2

The Bar
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