Places to go in Covent Garden & Strand
91-92 Strand, Charing Cross, WC2R 0DW [map]
A member of the iconic fleet dating back to 1873, Nicholson's offers timeless British pub hospitality.
Home & Gift
150 Strand, Charing Cross, WC2R 0RN [map]
Wide selection of merchandise inspired by the wonderful collection of artworks displayed in The Courtauld Gallery. Products range from fine jewellery to books and prints, postcards and stationery.
Somerset House, Strand, Westminster, WC2R 0RN [map]
The Courtauld Institute of Art is a world-renowned centre for the study of the history of art.
School & College
St Martin's Courtyard, 9 Slingsby Place, Covent Garden, WC2E 9AB [map]
This new flower design school is an exciting venture offering flower design courses situated in the heart of London's Covent Garden.
Steaks & Grills
Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8QH [map]
The unpretentious Covent Garden Grill serves its crowd of regulars and tourists a great range of steaks and other cuts, chargrilled to order from an inventive menu.
20 Bedford Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 9HP [map]
Visit Covent Garden's Dub Jam jerk BBQ and rum shack for a taste of the Caribbean in Central London.
35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9LD [map]
Cocktails and pizzas are the order of the day at this subterranean East Coast American hangout.
28 Alto Maiden Lane, Greater London, WC2E 7JS [map]
Evoking the vivacity of Mexico, El Nivel specialises in agave spirits, cocktails and Mexican tapas.
1 Long Acre, Covent Garden, WC2E 9BD [map]
The cult American burger joint now has a branch in London's Covent Garden.
179 Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, WC2H 8JR [map]
Forbidden Planet is London’s largest science fiction shop. You'll find European, American and Japanese comics, action figures, DVDs, film and TV merchandise and collectables and many choice of books.
14 Covent Garden, Covent Garden, WC2E 8HD [map]
Fred Perry sell a range of sportswear and clothing for men and women.
81-82 Long Acre,Covent Garden,London WC2E 9NG,UK, WC2E 9NG [map]
The Freemasons Arms is a lasting tribute to the founders of the Football Association. There's a display of Football Association memorabilia and the perfect set-up to enjoy televised football in the modern era.
Temple Pier, Victoria Embankment, Greater London, WC2R 2PN [map]
Moored on the Thames close to the city's most famous landmarks, Gibson's at The Yacht London has earned its exclusive status as 'Mayfair of the river'.
47 Villiers Street, Charing Cross, WC2N 6NE [map]
Established in 1890, Gordon's Wine Bar is possibly the oldest wine bar in London. Still family run, signs of the bar's long history can be found everywhere, from the cellar and candlelit tables, to the aged wooden walls covered in memorabilia and old newspaper cuttings. The varied wine list includes sherry, port and Madeira.
Historic Site & House
Temple Stairs, Victoria Embankment, City of Westminster, WC2R 2PN [map]
Learn all about one of the most important battles of the Second World War on board a historic ship which took part in the struggle. The exhibition marks the 70th anniversary of its turning point.
Charing Cross / Southbank, WC2N 5DJ [map]
The Hungerford Bridge spans the Thames between Charing Cross and the Southbank.
25a Lisle St, Greater London, WC2H 7BA [map]
In the heart of London's Chinatown, Imperial China is an authentic Cantonese restaurant serving traditional, speciality and dim sum dishes.
143 Strand, WC2R 1JA [map]
The charmingly eccentric India Club Restaurant has remained much the same since its opening in 1946.
15 St. Giles High Street, Charing Cross, WC2H 8LQ [map]
The Intrepid Fox is a rock and heavy metal themed pub set over two floors.
Central St Giles, Westminster, WC2H 8AG [map]
The European debut of the chain of ramen bars that already has taken New York, Singapore, Hong Kong and Sydney by storm.