The Top 5 Restaurants near The Savoy Theatre
You’ve managed to bag the season’s hottest West End ticket, but haven’t given a thought to where you’ll eat before or after the show? We’ve rounded up our favourite restaurants near Savoy Theatre, with menus spanning from Japanese to Italian. Whether you’re after a speedy bite before the show or a few laidback courses after the curtain’s gone up, we’ve got your perfect restaurant ticket.
For more than a century, The Savoy Theatre has been a hub of activity, showcasing opera, musicals and dramas. Housed in a Grade II listed building, the venue is renowned as one of the first buildings in the world to be lit by electricity. So if you’re looking for somewhere a mere hop, skip and a jump away, we’ve got some top notch suggestions for you…
1. Mabel’s Covent Garden
British, 250m from Savoy Theatre (4 min walk)
For a memorable British dining experience before or after a show, head to Mabel’s in Covent Garden. The venue boasts a charming interior with Chesterfield sofas, mirrors and vintage photographs. The menu presents a full range of home favourites like sirloin steak and BBQ chicken melt, sandwiches and classic platters.
Indian, 270m from Savoy Theatre (4 min walk)
Taking on a name inspired by the colourful and vibrant Indian spice markets, the Cinnamon Bazaar pays tribute to the flavours that are synonymous with the popular trading route between India and Pakistan. Following a show at the Savoy Theatre, diners can unwind in the cosy interior surrounded by colourful lanterns, bright hues and eclectic knickknacks.
3. POLPO Covent Garden
Italian, 200m from Savoy Theatre (3 min walk)
A buzzing and welcoming ambience reflects POLPO’s cheery personality as a popular bàcaro in Covent Garden. Kick-start your meal with cicchetti plates of beef shin arancini or Venetian marinated sweet & sour sardines. Then choose from a selection of meatballs, pizzettes or dishes like Milan style chicken and sliced rump steak.
American, 250m from Savoy Theatre (4 min walk)
Roadhouse is a stylish American-inspired diner that morphs into a bar and nightclub in the evening. Friends can catch up over plates of marinated rib stacks, lime and tequila-infused chicken and sticky BBQ wings. The contemporary and buzzing interior is highlighted by glitzy lights, cosy booths and quirky trinkets.
Tapas, 230m from Savoy Theatre (3 min walk)
Perched in the buzzing Covent Garden area, Condesa presents an eclectic selection of Mexican and Spanish dishes. Take a seat in the open plan dining space done up in a minimalist style with cosy ceiling lamps and high stools. Choose a beef cheek barbacoa taco before delving into main courses such as pork belly with chipotle or octopus ceviche.