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Amphitheatre Restaurant

Covent Garden | 45 Floral Street, London WC2E 9DD, England
+44 20 7212 9254
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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Covent Garden | 45 Floral Street, London WC2E 9DD, England
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

In fact the service is almost too quick. The extensive refurbishment in the theatre has led to a lot of changes. The amphitheatre level is much affected so be prepared if you haven’t visited for a while. Despite the fast service, the food is ever...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Ambience, staff, food , wine and venue all well put together A perfect evening combined with the opera house and La Boheme performance. pricey but well worth it

1  Thank Christopher R
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We had booked a table at the amphitheatre restaurant for a meal before seeing the Magic Flute in the auditorium. There was no waiting and we were taken immediately to our table. Service was pleasant and quick, the menu was extensive and reasonably priced, so...More

Thank 53edwardw
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I had a lovely meal at Paul Hamlyn Hall Balconies Restaurant before, so I thought that this would be also good quality. The starters (soup) was nice, main dishes were just ok and dessert was really horrible. It is nothing like the Balconies Restaurant. What...More

2  Thank Yasemin A
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

I agree with the reviewer that commented: if this is your first visit to the Royal Opera House, it is a very nice complement to the experience. The service is friendly, the food is the standard fare you will find in most upscale restaurants in...More

1  Thank almen2
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Suppose it's your first time at the Royal Opera or Ballet. Make it more special by booking a meal here. The menu is innovative, the service excellent and the staff friendly. You also get to see a fantastic view over the piazza and a glorious...More

1  Thank Alan F
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We booked a table prior to the performance of La Traviata but had not pre-ordered the food. The service was excellent and efficient and we were well looked after by several waiting staff. It was somewhat unfortunate that our seats were some way away in...More

Thank Brigitte K
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The restaurant is promoted as something complementary to daytime performance. In our case, it had nothing to do with it, just below average food, tough, chewy lamb, mediocre service poorly prepared for a crowd of incoming viewers. Don't waste your money: there is a large...More

1  Thank comfytravel
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We booked this restaurant to enjoy a pre ballet meal at the Opera House, our food was preordered as my wife is vegan this service is always available. On arrival we were sat a a table with a view of the piazza and the skyline...More

Thank NWL72
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Taken here prior to a the ballet as part of a birthday treat. We enjoyed a starter and light main meal with a couple of glasses of prosecco. Excellent service. Classy decor + fine dining. Highly recommend Friend booked beforehand

Thank Jinny232
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 43
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Covent Garden | 45 Floral Street, London WC2E 9DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7212 9254
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