Restaurants in Covent Garden

Covent Garden is at the heart of the city, propping tourists here and shoppers there, but how about a bite to eat? With such an eclectic range of eateries and dining spots, it'd be hard to pick just the one Covent Garden restaurant, so we opted for this hearty list instead. From retro haunts to high-end restaurants, see how the centre of the city fares, and check out our complete guide to restaurants in London for further inspiration.

Last updated on 13th November 2019


579 user reviews 4

Free Entry & Shot on Guestlist and 2 other offers

Fun restaurants in Covent Garden don't get much rowdier than this. Sure, you'll be starting your evening with Americana plates that are piled high with meaty bites and burgers, but once you're done scoffing, this unadulterated haunt turns into a wild wonderland of entertainment, DJs, and dancing well on into the early hours. 

temper Covent Garden

7 user reviews 4

Host your Christmas Party in January and we'll offer complimentary canapes for your event

Head to Mercer Walk were Neil Rankin's temper is bringing you some of the finest BBQ dishes in central London. From simple steaks cooked to perfection, to moreish tacos and honey-sriracha soaked wings, it's a dream land for carnivores.

Inamo Covent Garden

281 user reviews 4

Unlimited Asian tapas & sushi with free-flowing wine or beer £42 per person

At the heart of the dining storm and hailed as one of the most unique restaurants in Covent Garden, it's not just the Asian plates and stunning cocktails that give Inamo notoriety. Tech-forward and toting some of the most unique tables in the business, you can not only order from these interactive pieces, you can play games and watch the kitchen to boot. 

Bill's Covent Garden

1 user review 5

Christmas set menu: 3 courses with a glass of fizz on arrival for £29.95 and 1 other offer

Looking for a guaranteed good meal in Covent Garden? Head to Bill's where the West End outpost is serving up all the brand's signature dishes; from burgers and pasta to vegan options and indulgent desserts. Split over 2 floors, there's plenty of room no matter the occasion.

The Escapologist

1678 user reviews 4

Elusive and interesting almost seem like too simple a pair of words for this unique plot. One of the best hidden restaurants in Covent Garden, The Escapologist doesn't just excite fantastical brains and illusion with their eclectic and brooding interiors, their pizza menu keeps your gut going well on into the night. 

Cinnamon Bazaar

8 user reviews 5

Early Dinner £21.50pp and 2 other offers

Contemporary urban culture violently clashes with traditional influences at the Cinnamon Bazaar in Covent Garden. Run by the renowned restauranteur Vivek Singh, the kitchen offers its guests a range of different Indian dishes that originated in the various towns along the trade routes between the old and new world.


1 user review 4

This restaurant may just be a short stroll from Covent Garden, but not only does it have the area's buzz, it has the area's charm to boot. Head on over to Balthazar not only for a foray into some of the best wines in the business, this is a cornucopia of high-end French dishes from menu top to bottom. 


337 user reviews 4

Free Entry Guestlist

Utter the name Sway and sure, tales of late night hedonism may often come to mind, but when it comes to somewhere to eat in Covent Garden, they still truly know what they're doing, even if you don't. Join them in their slap-up restaurant for a unique and mouthwatering roster of international plates and tapas style sharing dishes alongside cocktails aplenty.