We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


27-29 Endell Street, London WC2H 9BA, England
+44 20 7420 9300
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“black cod” (21 reviews)
“gyoza” (12 reviews)
“lamb chops” (20 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
27-29 Endell Street, London WC2H 9BA, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (864)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 828 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited with a group of friends to celebrate our anniversary back in August. The day before the visit, we got upgraded to the stage table. We loved every single minute of the evening! The shows were fantastic, and the food was insane. The staff...More

Thank EmilyKenward
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The entertainment was extremely good. Shows were interspersed with the food service. The good was pan-Asian and very tasty! As we shared the various courses we should have asked for serving spoons etc, as only 1 rice bowl had a spoon, and the curry with...More

Thank livelaughexperience
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to this venue twice now and would recommend it for special occasions. It is £60 a head for food, which includes 1 glass of prosecco. The food is nice, but not a lot of it. What makes this restaurant is the circus performances...More

Thank EnglandFamilyGuy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my 3 trip to the Circus, the cocktails are yummy, the food is OK not wow but the entertainment is great, its really is the entertainment that makes this restaurant, it a fun place to go with groups of friends. it was disappointing...More

Thank Panna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really fun restaurant, with excellent food/drinks and live entertainment. Every 30 mins the main table is cleared and an entertainment act comes on - I saw three, which were two aerial acts (spinning bloke on a trapeze/hoop) and one pair of dancers (who argued loudly...More

1  Thank Mr C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Circus with a few friends recently. They don't come to London very often so I wanted to take them somewhere unusual. We had an early booking but went in at 7pm and were seated and served quickly. The starter was great, a...More

Thank Melanie Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant itself is far smaller than one would expect judging from pictures and the fact that there are circus acts going on. I went for my birthday and took the earlier sitting at 7pm. Everything was incredibly rushed, we weren't given time to finish...More

Thank Clem L
CircusLondon, Guest Relations Manager at Circus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Clem, We really appreciate your review and are disappointed to hear you and your group did not enjoy your evening with us. Could you please email steff@circus-london.co.uk so we can discuss further? Best wishes, Stephanie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we sat down we were abrasively reminded by Serg that they needed the table back at 9.00pm, over and over again. He was more of an oppressor than a waiter. The random elements of food were basically boomeranged onto the table (before...More

6  Thank pandoralavender
CircusLondon, Guest Relations Manager at Circus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Pandora, We really appreciate your review and are upset to hear you did not enjoy your evening with us. Could you please email steff@circus-london.co.uk so we can discuss further? Best wishes, Stephanie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friend of ours had a surprise birthday here which we were all excited to go to, we heard amazing reviews so I was really looking forward to it. We got there early and headed to the bar where I asked for a porn star...More

Thank Sadie-Rae
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Group of 10. Paid £70 per head. Not nearly enough food to go around - snack sized sushi rolls etc, left absolutely starving. Quite honestly felt robbed. The dancers would have been good entertainment had we not had the worst table at the back of...More

Thank Hera2010
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
Nearby Restaurants
Da Mario Covent Garden
830 reviews
.09 km away
The 10 Cases
497 reviews
.02 km away
Belgo Centraal
2,237 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Donmar Warehouse
109 reviews
.09 km away
Neal Street
43 reviews
.08 km away
Pineapple Dance Studios
11 reviews
.13 km away
Oasis Sports Centre
29 reviews
.15 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
11 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from CircusLondon | Property representative |
Not usually however we will have them for our Halloween Ball on the 28th of October.
9 June 2017|
Response from Neil S | Reviewed this property |
There are two sittings in the evening 7:30 and 9:30 I think, times are on website
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$66 - US$99
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:30
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27-29 Endell Street, London WC2H 9BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7420 9300
  • E-mail
Circus is an innovative combination of West End cocktail bar and cabaret restaurant set in vibrant Covent Garden.The restaurant boasts a highly praised Pan Asian dinner menu, created and overseen by the revered chef Andrew Lassetter.The stylish surrealist interior, formulated by iconic British designer Tom Dixon, transports guests into a decadent world of glamourous escapism from the moment they enter. For those looking for a drinks or dinner venue in Covent Garden to escape the mundaneness of the outside world, then Circus is ideal; the cocktails are heavenly and the dinner menu will delight even the most discerning of palates. As evening falls, the venue springs to life and the spectacle begins as diners sip exotic punches and cocktails. West End London is synonymous with theatre and drama, so it is fitting that Circus hosts complementary cabaret style entertainment at centre-stage of the venue. The charming and mind bendingly skillful acts appear in little bursts throughout the night to entertain and delight.After dinner, the adventures continue as the music is turned up and improptu dancing often occurs. With knowledgable cocktail bartenders furnishing guests with cleverly crafted drinks late into the night, diners and drinkers alike can relax for an entire evening, with a seamless transition from bar to dining room to dance-floor.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing