Theatre Dining

We all need to eat and who doesn’t love to?! London is full of some amazing restaurants that offer special pre/post theatre dining menus.

Take a look at some of the mouth-watering places I have been visiting recently to sample their food! Like what you see? Why not book yourself a table for the next time you go to the theatre?


London WC2B 5AA

Ideally located around the corner from the New London Theatre, Margot offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere to chill out and relax with some posh nosh before or after a show.

Closest station: Covent Garen

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ENEKO (One Aldwych)

London WC2B 4BZ

In the heart of London’s West End, surrounded by theatres is One Aldwych, a luxury boutique hotel. However, what is perhaps lesser known is that they do afternoon tea and – more importantly – a pre- and post-theatre menu at Eneko.

Closest station: Temple

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Yumi Izakaya (Shaftesbury Avenue)

67 Shaftesbury Avenue

Yumi Izakaya is a ‘Japanese style gastropub’ serving authentic tapas-style small plates and skewers from their open robata grill.

Closest station: Leicester Square

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Ballans – Seven Dials

32-34 Monmouth Street
Seven Dials

Balans is a beautifully hip chain of cafe’s in London and their latest restaurant has opened in Seven Dials.

Closest station: Covent Garden

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Tapas 37 Cottons 

157-159 Notting Hill Gate
London W11 3LF

Cottons Caribbean Restaurant launched its flagship store in London’s Notting Hill in April 2016. I went to check out their menu!

Closest station: Notting Hill

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Tapas 37 Tapas 37 at the Eccleston Square Hotel

37 Ecceleston Square SW1V 1PB London

Victoria is a bustling place but head away from the concourse and less than 5 minutes’ walk from the Victoria Apollo is a hidden gem.

Closest station: Victoria

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Heliot-steakhouse Heliot Steak House at the Hippodrome

Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, London WC2H 7JH

The Hippodrome Casino features some of the best West End talent, live in their Matcham Room so why not book a table to eat here before you see a show.

Closest station: Leicester Square

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Hunter 486 Hunter 486

50 Great Cumberland Pl
London, W1H 7FD

Hunter 486, located within The Arch Hotel, London is open all day and serving guests and non-residents heavenly food and drink in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.

Closest station: Marble Arch

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Mango Tree Blanchette -Soho

9 D’Arblay Street

Blanchette is a French bistro run by three brothers, serving simple, classic and inventive French food.

Closest station: Oxford Circus

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Mango Tree Royal China Group – Baker Street

24-26 Baker Street

Since launching in 1996, The Royal China Group has become an award winning chain of restaurants in London.

Closest station: Baker Street

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Mango Tree Nipa Thai

Lancaster London
Lancaster Terrace
London W2 2TY

Nipa Thai is a restaurant inside the Lancaster Hotel, on top of Lancaster Gate tube station. Described as ‘a hidden away corner of Thailand in London’.

Closest station: Lancaster Gate

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Mango Tree Big Easy

12 Maiden Lane, London, WC2E 7NA

In the heart of Covent Garden, just off of the Strand is Big Easy the BBQ and Crabshack. Conveniently located by some of the West Ends big theatres.

Closest station: Covent Garden

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 Mango Tree Mango Tree

46 Grosvenor Place, London SW1X 7EQ

A gorgeous Thai Restaurant in Belgravia that offers a wide range of delicious foods, wines and cocktails with a very affordable Theatre Dining menu.

Closest station: Victoria

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 Kettners Kettners

29 Romilly Street, Soho, London W1D 5HP

Ideally located in the heart of thriving Theatreland, Kettner’s is the perfect choice for pre and post show drinking and dining for actors and theatre-goers alike.

Closest station: Leicester Square

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 2015-04-17 21.26.16 Shackfuyu – Pop-Up Restaurant

14a Old Compton Street, London, W1D 4TJ

Shackfuyu is a pop-up shack in Old Compton Street, where we playfully highlight foods current in Japan today.

Closest station: Leicester Square

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Tredwells Tredwell’s

4a Upper St Martin’s Lane, London WC2H 9NY

Tredwell’s is the new West End eatery from Marcus Wareing Restaurants. Just a stones throw from the majority of West End theatres this is the perfect place to come and eat before you head off to see a show.

Closest station: Covent Garden

Eccleston Square Eccleston Square Hotel

37 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1PB

The Eccleston Square Hotel is a high tech, luxury boutique hotel in the heart of Victoria, just minutes away from the train station and theatres.

Closest station: Victoria

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Rocket Holborn Rocket

36-38 Kingsway, London WC2B 6EY

Whether you’re looking for a business lunch, a fabulous dinner with great wines, a family-style meal or gourmet pizza you will enjoy the freshest ingredients, bold flavours, professional service and relaxed vibe at Rocket.

Closest station: Holborn

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