Eat and Drink: The Best in the West End

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Home to some of London’s most loved dining concepts, from breakfast to brunch, fine dining or grab and go bites, Covent Garden is a foodie’s paradise, filled with a diverse array of options to suit all taste buds and budgets, morning ‘til night.

Discover world-class dining in the heart of London’s West End including the likes of Frenchie, The Petersham, Cora Pearl, The Oystermen, SUSHISAMBA and Balthazar. For the family there is Shake Shack, The Ivy Market Grill and MEATLiquor. If you're looking for something as Instagrammable as it is delicious then you need to try the likes of Avobar, Redfarm, La Goccia and Abuelo.

Covent Garden is home to more treats than Willy Wonka’s factory with hot-out-the-oven cookies from Ben’s cookies, indulgent gelato from Morelli’s, crazy concoctions from Bubble Wrap and chocolate from the finest purveyors from around the world with Neuhaus, Godiva, Venchi and Hotel Chocolat all calling the Market Building home.

Don’t sacrifice speed for taste, Covent Garden is home to some of the best quick bites in the West End. Whether it is a dish from Asma Khan’s Darjeeling Express Deli or the finest French tartines from Chez Antoinette, Covent Garden has a dish for you.

Step into a Foodie's Paradise

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World-class dining

Covent Garden has an insatiable appetite for new restaurants. Thanks to the diverse range of dining options, including the first outpost from New York renowned restaurant Balthazar, Square Meal’s Restaurant of 2016 Frenchie, the Ivy Market Grill and Da Henrietta, Covent Garden has established itself as one of London’s top destinations for foodies. Look out for the latest openings from SUSHISAMBA, Petersham Nurseries, Cora Pearl and RedFarm.

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Café Culture

When it comes to cafés, Covent Garden boasts an array of heavenly tea salons, irresistible patisserie pit-stops and cool coffee bars, bringing you the very best of café culture in the heart of London.

Our cafés take you all the way from Portugal at Santa Nata to France with Chez Antoinette. Why not stop for a light lunch at Petersham’s Delicatessen, grab a coffee from Grind or simply watch the world go by with tea and macarons on Ladurée’s terrace?

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Time for Tea

Born in London, the ritual of Afternoon Tea has been loved by generations for almost two centuries. Covent Garden is home to some of the very best spots to indulge in tea, cakes, sandwiches and Champagne - what better place to do so than in the historic Covent Garden Piazza.

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Best of Brunch

Covent Garden is the perfect place to indulge in a long, lazy al fresco brunch and watch the world go by. Whether its eggs, granola, pancakes or a bottomless brunch that takes your fancy, you name it, Covent Garden has it.

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Every hour is cocktail hour

Whether you consider yourself a wine connoisseur, a cocktail aficionado, or just enjoy a glass (or two), Covent Garden offers some of the best spots in central London, overflowing with hideaways to spend date night or an evening catching up with old friends.

Discover your signature drink at Balthazar, try one of Frenchie’s seasonal cocktails or get experimental with mixologists at Henrietta

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