the sandeman quarter

St Swithins Lane was the home of Sandeman Port from 1805 until 1967. Sandeman has returned to St Swithins Lane with Bar 1790, The Don Restaurant and private dining rooms creating a wine lover’s environment that celebrates the historical connection with Sandeman Port and its listed cellars.


wine bar for wine lovers

A contemporary and relaxed Wine Bar offering tapas-style dishes and a comprehensive wine and port list, accompanied by signature cocktails.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
11am to 11pm

11am to 12am

Late license up to 2am (EVERYDAY BOOKINGS ONLY)

a new and contemporary restaurant

A classic City Restaurant at the heart of the Square Mile that offers modern European cuisine with seasonal menus relying on British produce. The Don has a large, diverse wine list with the City’s largest selection of Ports and fine wines.

opening hours

Monday and Friday
Lunch 12pm to 2.30pm

Tuesday to Thursday
Lunch 12pm to 2.30pm
Dinner 5.30pm to 9.30pm

private dining at the sandeman quarter

Our historical Barrel cellars are now available for private hire for lunches, dinners, meetings, tastings and cocktail parties. We can cater from 10 to 65 sitting down and up to 120 for cocktail parties.


19-23 St Swithins Lane, London, EC4N 8AD