The Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch

Thursday 30th March 2023

Get your tickets for the CITY's hottest event - raising funds to meet the current urgent need to support veterans of HM Armed Forces into employment

Tickets for the 2023 Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch on Thursday 30th March 2023 are now on sale.

Hosted by the Lord Mayor and held at the historic Guildhall in the heart of the City of London. The Lunch demonstrates the City’s support for members of His Majesty’s Armed Forces and veterans through the three National Service Charities; ABF The Soldiers’ CharityRoyal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund.

'Group Ticket Packages' are now SOLD OUT

If you would like more information regarding Ticket Packages or Sponsorhip Opportunities, please contact Hilary Robinson


Information about 30th March National Rail Strike

The LMBCL Committee is aware that a national rail strike has been called for the day of the 2023 Lunch, Thursday 30th March 2023.
Whatever we learn in the next few weeks, we will share on this website.
However, we can be absolutely clear that the 2023 LMBCL will take place on 30th March and we will be doing everything we can to ensure that the 2023 Lunch meets the target set by the Lord Mayor. 
So, if you have not yet bought your tickets for the 2023 Lunch, please do so and support the UK’s military veterans.

Buy individual tickets or tickets for groups of less than 10 here

£100 per person

Tickets Include:

Unlimited Curry

Unlimited Beer, Wine and Soft Drinks 

Coffee & Chocolates 

Buy Individual Tickets

Thank you for you interest in a group ticket package (10+); however these are now SOLD OUT.

£100 per person

Ticket includes:
Unlimited Curry
Unlimited Beer, Wine and Soft Drinks
Coffee & Chocolates

Additional benefits include
Complimentary glass of Champagne on arrival
Private entrance through Basinghall Street
Your logo listed on the ‘Corporate Ticket Package Hosts’ page in the Lunch Programme
Access to the private reception area in the Livery Hall – exclusive use throughout the afternoon
Opportunity to display branding in the private reception area 


Be a part of one of the most hotly anticipated events in the City’s annual calendar

Join us at Guildhall and indulge in delicious curries with unlimited beer and wine.

Rub shoulders with senior officers of the British Army and other services.

Bid on money-can’t-buy prizes in our silent auction or try your luck with our prize draw.

Visit the stalls run by the Livery Companies of the City of London.

Purchase a bottle of Pol Roger Champagne or a delicious cocktail.

Enter to win a diamond pendant or a bespoke watch.

Check out our Authors' Corner where several renowned authors will be selling and signing their books.

Lunch takes place for all guests in the Great Hall and food is served buffet-style. Seating is not reserved, so guests can meet and network with others.

Guests are welcome to stay for the duration of the Lunch (11:45am- 3pm) and take part in all the activities available.

There are three specific sittings for Lunch in the Great Hall:


1:15pm (SOLD OUT)


When booking your tickets, please specify which sitting you would prefer.

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