Penelope's redefines culinary innovation by seamlessly blending the vibrant flavors of Spain and Israel. This unique restaurant proudly presents a meticulously crafted menu inspired by the culinary journey of Ariel Schiff, co-founder of AMANO, who was raised in the diverse culinary landscapes of Tel Aviv and southern Spain.

Indulge in a delightful array of family-style dishes, such as our reinterpretation of Paella, Israeli style, artfully prepared with tenderly cooked octopus, frekkeh, and a gin-tomato sauce. Conclude your culinary adventure with our pièce de résistance, the Baklava cheesecake, elegantly served with a drizzle of pistachio and honey syrup.

At Penelope's, each plate presented and every drink poured is a testament to our commitment to offering an imaginative gastronomic journey. Elevate your dining experience further with our dynamic music lineup featuring DJs every weekend, allowing you to savor your meal, sip your drinks, and dance the night away.

Our spacious restaurant accommodates up to 150 guests, offering an array of seating options including raised platforms, intimate corners, and inviting booths. Join us at Penelope's before you head to the theater and take advantage of our new pre-theatre menu, showcasing our favorite dishes.

Discover a world of culinary excellence at Penelope's, where unforgettable moments are always on the menu.


  • Covent Garden
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets


Day Open Close Notes
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Penelope's, Hotel AMANO Covent Garden, 34-43 Russell Street, WC2B 5HA


Covent Garden

Nearest Station

Holborn (Tube)

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Penelope's Venue Hire 135 250 - 10000 15000


Welcome to Penelope's. Our restaurant offers a unique fusion of Spanish andIsraeli cuisine, served in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Offering savoury tapasto large plates served family style, each dish is crafted using the finest ingredients to ensure an exceptional dining experience. The centrepiece of Penelope's is ouropen kitchen, where our talented chefs showcase their skills while preparing your meal. 

This festive season, let Penelope's be the backdrop to your joyous celebrations.Come together with loved ones and savour the flavours of togetherness.Experience the magic of Penelope's, where every meal is a culinary adventure, and every moment is a cherished memory waiting to be made.


Penelope's Private Dining Room Private Room 18 22 - 75pp 75pp


The private dining room provides the perfect setting for intimate gatherings, celebrations, and corporate events. As you step into the room you will be enchanted by its opulent and stylish decorations. The ambiance exudes a sense of refined luxury, combining modern elements with classical touches. The carefully curated furnishings, tasteful artwork, and ambient lighting create an inviting and vibrant atmosphere that sets the stage for an unforgettable dining experience.

No matter the occasion your planning our dedicated staff will ensure thatevery detail is taken care of, from bespoke menu selections to impeccableservice. We strive to exceed expectations and create a truly memorable dining experience.


AMANO Rooftop Bar Rooftop 100 150 - 8000 10000


Perched high above the bustling streets, our rooftop bar boasts an enchanting outdoor terrace and breathtaking panoramic views of the city skyline. Indulge your senses in the ambiance as you sip on expertly crafted cocktails, skilfully prepared by our experienced mixologists.Each sip is a journey, accompanied by the stunning backdrop of London's most iconic landmarks.

Step outside onto our spacious outdoor terrace, where you can bask in the London sunshine as well as the beauty of this great city. The terrace provides an idyllic setting for al fresco dining, special celebrations, or simply unwinding with friends as you soak in the mesmerising views.

We provide exclusive hire options ensuring a personalised experience for your private events and gatherings. Whether it's a corporate function or birthday celebration, our dedicated events team will work closely with you to create a bespoke event tailored to your vision.


AMANO Bar London Basement Space 100 160 - 8000 10000


Located on the lower ground level, the AMANO Bar offers a moodyambience with a striking fireplace and impressive and unique designfeatures. Cosy dark corners, velvet booths for larger groups and DJsproviding the soundtrack of the weekend in the heart of Covent Garden.

With an extensive cocktail menu alongside an impressive collection ofspirits, wines, champagnes the AMANO Bar is the perfect spot for fashionshows, product launches and parties. 

Available for exclusive hire, 7 days a week. 


* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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