Looking for a restaurant in Covent Garden? We’ve done the hard work so you don’t have to, and compiled a handy list of the best restaurants in Covent Garden. Whatever your budget or taste, Square Meal is here to help, with a selection of the best restaurants in Covent Garden for every occasion. Read on for our pick of for the best restaurants in Covent Garden, or check out our lists of all restaurants in Covent Garden, and the best bars in Covent Garden.
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Best restaurants in Covent Garden
4-6 Russell Street, London WC2B 5HZ
"Just love it!" declares a fan of Keith McNally's French bistro and he's not alone: others cheer Balthazar's "perfectly accommodating" service, and everyone... more »
16 Neal's Yard, London WC2H 9DP
The Barbary Coast evokes images of an exotic land of traders and pirates – and it provides inspiration for the second London restaurant from the team behind... more »
10 Adelaide Street, London WC2N 4HZ
It's testament to the success of Sam and Eddie Hart's Michelin-starred Soho original that the duo have opened another two no-bookings Barrafinas within... more »
43 Drury Lane, London WC2B 5AJ
The West End is slowly becoming a Barrafina barrio with this 23-cover site joining Barrafina Soho and Adelaide Street – and as far as we’re concerned that’s... more »
36 Tavistock Street, London WC2E 7PB
If, like us, you’re a fan of Angela Hartnett’s Italian cooking, this second branch of Café Murano should be on your must-visit list. Devised by Michelin-starred... more »
18 Wellington Street, London WC2E 7DD
There's a delicious sense of anticipation when one walks up the candlelit spiral staircase to Christopher's, and readers admit they feel "rather spoiled"... more »
33 King Street, London WC2E 8JD
Fans reach for superlatives to describe this Covent Garden institution, dubbing it "magnificent" and "consistently outstanding". Maggiore's crowning glory... more »
55 Aldwych, London WC2B 4BB
Like its sibling The Wolseley, this "lovely buzzy restaurant" bears all the hallmarks of a Corbin & King success story, from "spot-on" service to please-all... more »
16 Maiden Lane, London WC2E 7NJ
We were delighted when Victor Garvey, co-founder of the estimable Bravas Tapas at St Katharine Docks, launched his own venue. Starting out as Duende, the... more »
41 Earlham Street, London WC2H 9LX
Ross Shonhan (of Bone Daddies fame) is the brains behind this jumping basement joint – a hipster izakaya-style eatery that offers a peek into Japanese... more »
16 Henrietta Street, London WC2E 8QH
Nantes-born Gregory Marchand gained his nickname, Frenchie, while working with Jamie Oliver at Fifteen. There’s a six-month wait for tables at his much-lauded... more »
11 Langley Street, London WC2H 9JG
There may be a few lone dissenters, but most readers agree that Hawksmoor "lives up to its billing as the steak venue" while many rate the Seven Dials... more »
1-5 West Street, London WC2H 9NQ
Following a glittering refurbishment in 2015, The Ivy is back in business, delighting punters who dub it "one of the most iconic restaurants in London".... more »
Find the top restaurants in Covent Garden in the very heart of London’s West End with Square Meal’s list of the best restaurants in Covent Garden. Covent Garden is the beating heart of London’s West End, packed with great shops, a variety of theatres and an abundance of bars and restaurants. A lively and bustling London area, Covent Garden is also home to the Royal Opera House and the London Transport Museum as well as the famous Covent Garden Piazza. With The Strand, Tottenham Court Road and Leicester Square on its borders, Covent Garden is one of London’s premier dining destinations.
With hundreds of restaurants to choose from, finding your perfect restaurant in Covent Garden is no easy task. Square Meal’s excellent guide to the best restaurants in Covent Garden offers a handpicked selection of the very top restaurants found in Covent Garden. You might also want to take a look at nearby restaurants in Soho and restaurants in Bloomsbury & Fitzrovia.
Every one of the Covent Garden restaurants featured in Square Meal’s list of London’s top Covent Garden restaurants have been tried and tested by food critics and our own customers so check out the reviews and book a table online with Square Meal today. As well as the restaurants on this page, we have listings for British restaurants in Covent Garden, Thai restaurants in Covent Garden, French restaurants in Covent Garden and Italian restaurants in Covent Garden as well as many other types of restaurant in Covent Garden . Each Square Meal listing features an independent review, as well as reviews from diners, together with unique special offers such as free drinks and discounts.