Monaco has some of the most luxurious real estate in the world. The Principality is one of the longest running hosts for the Formula 1 Grand Prix and the display of yachts in the port are enough to tempt anyone to visit. The array of shops and boutiques on the Avenue de Monte Carlo are sure to entice visitors and nights can be spent in the lavish surround of the Monte Carlo Casino. And then there are the stunning views of the Cote d’Azur, the easy access to Cannes and St Tropez by helicopter and the fantastic selection of fine dining options.
Gastronomic marvels are but some of the advantages of residing in Monaco; few places in the world have such a high concentration of gourmet restaurants. Accordingly, valuable information for the Principality’s inhabitants includes the knowledge of where to go for a corporate lunch – a conundrum that regularly perplexes the uninformed demographic. If you need to take your clients out and impress them, here are the top five places to go for a business lunch, handpicked to fulfil every businessperson’s requirements.
The prestigious hotel and resort boasts four stars and excellent business services. The conferencing suites are equipped with WIFI access, a computer and scanner, phone cabins and meeting rooms. After your business meeting, why not take your clients for lunch at one of the hotel’s restaurants. Saphir 24 Bistro and Wine bar offers a relaxed environment and sensational views of the Mediterranean; wow your clients with The Horizon’s 360° views of the principality and delicious menu. Alternatively, take them for a multinational experience at NOBU, a restaurant of excellent Asian cuisine with hints of South American influence.
- Dress code: Business, casual or smart attire
- Tel: + 377 93 50 65 00
Loga Tea Lounge and Restaurant is located on the Boulevard des Moulins, offering delicious Italian and Monegasque a la carte menus as well as a list of specially selected Italian wines. Try a succulent, traditional Milanese or a classic dish of Barbajuan, a ravioli native to Monaco, giving your clients a true taste of the local area. Its efficient service and the chef’s attention to detail make this venue the ideal setting for any business lunch.
- Dress code: business attire
- Tel: +377 93 30 87 72
Situated opposite the Prince’s Palace, just off the main square in the old town, Castelroc is a hidden gem. The restaurant offers a wide range of Monegasque specialties, including the national dish Stocafi (spiced fish). This venue is ideal for business lunches, especially for clients who are keen to explore to local area and try native foods. Seating is available inside and outside on the terrace.
- Dress code: smart casual
- Tel: +377 93 30 36 68
Are you holding a lunch with clients who are looking for a healthier menu? Then L’Hirondelle is the place to go. The restaurant is situated on the Place du Casino with sea views and boasts a menu of healthy dishes inspired by the Mediterranean. At around 500 calories per dish, L’Hirondelle is the perfect example of gastronomic and healthy cuisine infused to make balanced and flavoursome dishes. With seating available on the terrace, your clients will be comfortable, relaxed and feel guilt-free!
- Dress code: smart casual
- Tel: +377 98 06 69 30
Located on the port, Monaco Brasserie is a more casual venue for your clients to unwind after a long week. With views of the yachts and a selection of refreshing, home-brewed beers, this is a great place to interact with clients and colleagues in a relaxed environment. The brasserie restaurant offers craft beers and fresh and local produce, offering a unique concept. The menu includes a range of salads and sharing plates as well as international and traditional dishes. There is something to please everyone.
- Dress code: casual
- +377 97 98 51 20
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