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Clos Maggiore

33 King Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JD, England
+44 20 7379 9696
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“truffle mash” (39 reviews)
“tasting menu” (129 reviews)
“duck” (146 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
33 King Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JD, England
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1 - 10 of 2,841 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Gorgeous, cosy but still ethereal! Amazing place to go for a date - the food was just to die for. We had a wonderful sommelier, who was so accommodating and helped us match our wine to our courses - wow.

Thank Holly K
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had an unforgettable experience at Clos Maggiore. The food was stunning, both visually and in taste. I had the three course set lunch which consisted of a starter (mackerel risotto), main (super tender beef short rib) and dessert (creme brulee) for 30 pounds which...More

Thank vanessa k
Reviewed 2 days ago

A really special place for a romantic evening. The food, service and ambience match the decor. Definitely one to try when in town.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful evening at this beautiful and charming restaurant. My husband ordered from the the pre-theatre set menu and particularly enjoyed the short rib. A starter of buratta with beets was delicate and creamy. The tagliatelle with truffle was truly superb. We finished with...More

Thank CocoBean72
Reviewed 3 days ago

Periodically Clos Maggiore have special dinners in the upstairs dining room, this one was excellent with 4 champagnes including Cristal !! matching the food as well as a nice red wine with the main course (duck). the wines were excellent and the House Rep gave...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Service was superb. Attentive but not over fussy. Food was exeptional. Ate with friends,we all opted for the free fixed menu which included 1/2 bottle of wine,so was very good value for money. Definitely be returning.

Thank Darrenleepope1
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been trying to get into this restaurant for ages and finally managed to get a cancellation this week. If you’re in London Covent Garden you should make the effort, and I would say that booking in advance is needed. The restaurant is beautiful,...More

Thank Franca P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing restaurant, had an amazing time. Ignore the reviews that moan about not getting to sit in the conservatory - it is lovely but the rest of the restaurant also has a great atmosphere and you don't need to look at flowers to appreciate their...More

1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having eaten here before we knew what we wanted so it was no surprise that the stuffed chicken was as delicious as it was the first time round...an excellent choice. Our friends had a fish dish, think it was cod that they really enjoyed. The...More

Thank Robin F
Reviewed 6 days ago

I used to live in london and a regular on Sunday. Decoration is amazing especially in a sunny ay! The food is exquisite. everything is just so romantic and very perfect. there can not be a better place for you and your love one to...More

1  Thank Travelling_Pig
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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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Mark L
23 June 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
I very much doubt it.
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zobug3
18 May 2017|
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Response from Ann C | Reviewed this property |
I don't really know but as the restaurant is very popular I think an early booking is advisable. If you contact them they will either take the reservation or advise you when to get in touch.
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madame_amelia
12 February 2017|
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Response from Ace28065 | Reviewed this property |
Fine when we went. My wife is always cold but she was just fine there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$52 - US$65
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 King Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JD, England
    (Bedford Street)
  • Public Transportation: Underground: Covent Garden, Charing Cross, Leicester Square
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7379 9696
  • E-mail
Description
If romance is in the cards, London's most romantic restaurant is Covent Garden's multi award-winning Clos Maggiore. Echoing the charming country inns of Provence and Tuscany, the warmly muted decor, low lighting and welcoming log fire were clearly designed with love in mind. The skylight is surrounded with twining, flower-starred branches to resemble an Italianate courtyard, a delightful faux-rural treat in the city centre. Seasonally inspired classic French cuisine coupled with impeccable service is the order of the day at Clos Maggiore restaurant, with a focus on chic presentation and bold flavours. The range of menus include a six-course "tasting menu" featuring such dishes as "Seared Wild Scallops, Ratte Potato & Winter Truffle" and "Pan Roasted Fillet of Cornish Cod, Olive Oil & Basil Pomme Puree". In addition Clos Maggiore serves a reasonably priced, regularly changing set lunch and pre-theatre menus. To find the perfect complement Clos Maggiore's extensive cellar includes over 2500 labels and was extended earlier this year to include an additional 400 wines at a low - mid price range. They have recently been awarded the "The Grand Wine Award 2014" by the Wine Spectator - one of only 70 restaurants worldwide to receive this accolade. Clos Maggiore has been voted in the "Top Ten" categories for "Best French Restaurants", "Best Ambiance" and "Special Occasion Restaurants" by opentable. Toptable lists Clos Maggiore as one of the most highly rated dining venues in London and Square Meal lists Clos Maggiore as one of the best restaurants with Private Rooms.
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