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Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden

#1,321 of 18,147 Restaurants in London}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, European, British
82-84 St Martins Lane | Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AA, England
+44 20 7497 5050
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“fish pie” (31 reviews)
“visited browns” (43 reviews)
“covent garden” (117 reviews)
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Bar, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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82-84 St Martins Lane | Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AA, England
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1 - 10 of 1,956 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had not booked a table but arriving around 4.30pm were seated at a comfortable table in a good spot. It was buzzy and became busier but we were out of the main throng. We settled in to enjoy ourselves explaining to our waitress that...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Soooo... Food was great and quite cheap for the amount that you have in front of you (table of 7- lunch menu around £140). The receptionist was amazing(!!!!!) and he found a table for us even though we were there an hour earlier than our...More

Thank mariagialama
Reviewed 3 days ago

Husband and I ate here a few nights ago. We had the set menu, pre theatre food was great as were the staff, squid starter was lovely as was out main course. We went to go a second evening but couldn't get it so had...More

Thank Ali_garter
Reviewed 5 days ago

A couple of friends and I called into Browns after a meal, looking for a cocktail or two. Kiril persuaded us to try a handful of cocktail concoctions of his choosing. All were great, well priced and he was happy to take the time to...More

Thank Hugh F
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Kiril is a wonderful asset to the team and a most definite pleasure to be served by. Thank you for your kind words I will make sure he gets the recognition he deserves With Kind Regards Carina

Reviewed 6 days ago

In times past I have had memorable evenings (and afternoons) in this and other Browns restaurants. In fact it occurs to me it must be about 6 years since I last visited this old friend. Sadly today I will have to downgrade. Dined with two...More

1  Thank Mayjayuk
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for leaving us feedback. We are disappointed to hear that your experience was not a positive one and I do apologize we had our support team on as we were taking the team out for a Festive night out before the crazy months...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great value lunch at the Bar. Restaurant a bit large and overcrowded but same menu available at very well appointed Bar. Highly recommend Fish Pie. Dervice exve2and wine affordable.

Thank marilyn T
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Marilyn T, thank you so much for the positive review! The Fish Pie is most definitely a winner! Regards Carina

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful meal on Saturday evening, family of 6, restaurant was very busy as one would expect but we were served by a very good waiter (didn’t get his name but he was a small guy with a beard) The food arrived without too...More

Thank Sue S
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Sue S, thank you for your kind review; we are happy to pass along your comments to the team here at Browns Covent Garden! And to Felipe who was your server! Many Thanks Carina

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kiril just made our visit by making us 3 surprise cocktails! We loved all 3!! We will be back before the weekend is up! Thanks Kiril!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on a Sunday afternoon for lunch, having pre booked the visit. The food was really good, and the staff were very helpful, friendly, and happy. A delightful visit, will go again in the future.

Thank BobbyDhani
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback and I do hope that we see you again soon! With Kind Regards Carina

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a part of 6 for my wife's birthday. First visit to any of the Browns chain. Train to London was delayed, so we had a little less time than we originally planned! Table was ready without a wait, service was prompt without...More

Thank Steve M
General Manager A, Manager at Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Steve M Thank you very much for your great feedback it is greatly appreciated and I am glad we were able to make sure you celebrations continued without a further hitch Many THansk Carina

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Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
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Elliot C
10 November 2017|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
Anyone can go to have tea, but the licensing laws preclude kids under 16 having alcohol
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Kenneth B
27 November 2016|
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Response from Nigel S | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant doesn't have parking,there are a couple of disabled parking spaces & afew pay & display/pay by phone bays in St Martin's Lane and a lot more towards Covent Garden but you are limited to a 4 hour stay and they... More
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JcZet
9 March 2016|
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Response from Helpyouandhelpme | Reviewed this property |
Agree, no dress code, but nothing less than smart casual should always be the choice for such an occasion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 53
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82-84 St Martins Lane | Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7497 5050
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Description
Blending European brasserie dishes and timelessly elegant surroundings, Browns Bar and Brasserie Covent Garden champions an informal yet refined concept. Renowned for indulgent twists on classic comfort food recipes, Browns has offered trademark favourites since 1973, as well as choices from the specials board or the market fresh fish of the day. Showcasing striking design features and historic or listed buildings, Browns restaurants are a refined yet relaxed dining spot, at any time of the day.
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