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Amphitheatre Restaurant

#3,842 of 17,852 Restaurants in London
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Neighbourhood:
Covent Garden
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Covent Garden | 45 Floral Street, London WC2E 9DD, England
+44 20 7212 9254
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10:00 - 20:00
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London, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 of Covent Garden. All three courses, both mine and my wife's vegan options were beautiful... More 

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Thank NWL72
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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499 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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Thank Jinny232
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We opted to pre book from the menu and this worked really well for us as we had a relaxed meal before the show. You are able to choose courses before the and in the interval. This works well if you do starter and main before the show as the interval is 25 mins. Food was to die for, service... More 

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Thank Hannah G
East Devon, England
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110 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very occasional visitors to ROH we again ate at The Amphitheatre Restaurant and this proved even better on this occasion given the length of Die Meistersinger. The food was very good but the star of the evening was the service in general and our waiter in particular. It felt (and appeared) that nothing was too much trouble with the service... More 

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Thank Henry K
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Good food in unique location. Given situation and service is good value. Spread meal over performance intervals. Short menu with veggie options.

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Thank Scottish-Veggie
West Byfleet, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I was sceptical about having a three course meal split over intervals at the ROH but they are very efficient and do it really well. What is more, the food is actually very good and the waitresses are very committed to ensuring everyone gets the most out of the evening.

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Thank Matthew S
Crowborough, United Kingdom
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395 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is a busy place, and serves drinks and snacks before curtain up and during intervals of performances. Staff are personable and keen. Not cheap but good quality

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Thank Michael H
London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We went to see Meistersingers from Nuremberg yesterday and hoped to eat in the Crush Bar which turned out to be completely full. We wandered up to the Amphitheatre and found a table for two. My wife had Sea Bass and I had Steak both of which were excellent as were the vegetables. We had fruit wine and coffee and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This place is a great way to eat before and in the intervals of the opera performance at the Royal Opera House. You order your meal in advance and arrive in good time, some one and half hours before the start. You can choose when you eat the minimum two courses you have ordered. Great choice of dishes and drinks.... More 

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Thank paulG373RR
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Flawless service by a wonderful French waiter, his name was "Maurice" if I remember correctly. He was charming and made our night so special. Can't wait to go back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$28 - US$39
Cuisine
European, International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 20:00
Thursday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 20:00
Saturday
10:00 - 20:00
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Covent Garden

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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 by some impromptu act of a street performer wowing the crowds in Covent Garden's Piazza. If you do have tickets, you'll be pleased to note that many of the local eateries accommodate theatergoers with prix fixe menus, early dinners, and later than usual opening hours. 


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