Al Fresco in Covent Garden

Over 55 locations and 1,300+ seats available!

Home to London’s iconic pedestrianised Piazza, Covent Garden is the place to drink and dine outdoors. From terrific terraces to bird’s eye views of the neighbourhood, Covent Garden has a dining destination for everyone.

On the Piazza

Drink and dine in the sunshine on the iconic Covent Garden Piazza.

→ Ladurée
  • Feel French and fancy at Ladurée's outdoor terrace and upstairs balcony overlooking the West Piazza.
  • walk in and reservations

  • With a Piazza bar and a balcony overlooking Covent Garden, SUSHISAMBA has a great al fresco offering.
  • walk in and reservations

→ Tuttons
  • With an all-day dining menu, Tuttons is here for all your al fresco sessions.
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→ Dirty Martini
  • Happy hour is happening on the Piazza thanks to Dirty Martini.
  • walk in and reservations

→ VyTA
  • With a Piazza area and a hidden balcony, VyTA is a great al fresco choice.
  • walk in and reservations
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Find Nana on the South Piazza serving up your go to cocktails.

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In The Market Building

Because you can never fully trust the great British weather, these spots are covered by the Market Building.

→ Buns and Buns
  • Carbs and cocktails are on the menu at Buns and Buns.
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→ Chez Antoinette
  • Anyone for a petit dejeuner? Chez Antoinette is the perfect location.
  • walk in and reservations 

→ Crusting Pipe
  • Sit and listen to the incredible classical performers at the class Crusting Pipe.
  • walk in and reservations 

→ Shake Shack
  • Burger, cheese fries and a concrete, please! Shake Shack has seating inside the Market Building and on the South Piazza.
  • walk in only
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The Punch and Judy's balcony is well known as the best seats in Covent Garden to watch a performance or two.

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Henrietta Street

This street is home to some of London's best restaurants and now you can enjoy them outside!

→ The Ivy Market Grill
  • Quintessential British cuisine with a view overlooking the Piazza.
  • walk in and reservations 

→ The Oystermen
  • The finest seafood and the best happy hour in Covent Garden.
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→ Da Henrietta
  • The Italian Supper Club has arrived to Henrietta Street.
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→ Sticks 'n' Sushi
  • Japanese food offering sushi, sake and grilled yakitori skewers. Yum!
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→ Din Tai Fung
  • The only place in the UK to find the legendary soup dumplings
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  • A trip to Paris via Covent Garden, anyone?
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→ Cora Pearl
  • The best chips you will ever have can be found a Cora Pearl.
  • Reservations 

Floral Court & Floral Street

Tucked away between Floral Street and KingStreet, Floral Court is the ultimate oasis in the heart of the West End. Filled to the brim with sunlight and greenery, Floral Court is the perfect place to enjoy your lunch break, a takeaway coffee or just to watch the world go by.

→ La Goccia
  • Tucked away in Floral Court, La Goccia is Petersham Nurserises' small plate Italian concept.
  • walk in and reservations 

→ The Petersham
  • On the other side of Floral Court you will find the fine dining concept, The Petersham
  • Reservations 

King Street

→ Mariage Freres
  • Home to the largest tea wall in the world, Mariage Freres is a truly decadent dining experience.
  • walk in and reservations 

→ The Petersham Wine Bar & Deli
  • The perfect pit stop for coffee and cake from the acclaimed Petersham Nurseries.
  • walk in only 

→ Maxwell's
  • An All-American dining experience serving up burgers, shakes and more.
  • walk in and reservations
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Neal's Yard

→ Homeslice
  • Fresh pizza restaurant serving whole or by the slice
  • Walk in or reservations
→ Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels
  • French-inspired, eclectic bar, restaurant and delicatessen with over 400 handpicked wines
  • Walk in or reservations
→ 26 Grains
  • Cosy café serving breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner
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→ The Barbary Next Door
  • Relaxed neighbourhood restaurant and wine bar
  • Walk in or reservations

Seven Dials

→ Seven Dials Market
  • A concoction of independent street food and drinks vendors including pizza, burgers, sushi and much more
  • Walk in
→ Apple Butter Café
  • Cosy and sophisticated café offering an all day dining menu
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→ Monmouth Coffee
  • Specialist coffee shop selling beans, filter coffee and cups of fresh brewed coffee alongside baked pastries
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→ Rossopomodoro
  • Pizza restaurant with wood-fired pizzas and classics pasta dishes, as well as salads, a kids menu, desserts, drinks and cocktails
  • Walk in or reservation