Places to go in Covent Garden & Strand

Or, see what's on in Covent Garden & Strand.

  • Marconi Lounge

    Afternoon Tea

    336-337 The Strand, Greater London, WC2R 1HA [map]

    Set in the 5-star ME London hotel on the bustling Strand, Marconi Lounge offers a creative spin on classic afternoon tea. Paying homage to some of the capital's most recognisable landmarks, the…

  • Maxwell's Bar and Grill

    Steaks & Grills

    8 James Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8BH [map]

    Maxwell’s Bar Grill is a vibrant and buzzy restaurant bar in the heart of Covent Garden. Famed for over 30 years, Maxwell’s still maintains its long held reputation serving great cocktails and…

  • MEATMarket

    American Restaurant

    The Deck, Jubilee Market, Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8BE [map]

    The third venture from the people behind cult burger van the MEATWagon, MEATMarket is a cafe and takeaway that offers a mouthwatering selection of burgers, fries and milkshakes.

  • Mela

    Indian Restaurant

    152-156 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H 8HL [map]

    A celebration of Indian cuisine, Mela West End transports the culinary customs of the Himalayan foothills to bustling Shaftesbury Avenue. The acclaimed food varies according to its source, but up and…

  • Monday Jubilee Antiques Market

    Antiques, Vintage & Second-Hand

    1 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8BD [map]

    The Monday antiques market at Jubilee Market has been running for more than 20 years, and has gone from strength to strength, with new antiques and collectibles added every week.

  • Monmouth Coffee Company Covent Garden

    Gourmet Food & Delicatessen

    27 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9EU [map]

    M onmouth started roasting and retailing coffee here in 1978 and now sells its own-roasted coffee by the cup from this Covent Garden store.

  • The Moomin Shop

    Children's Clothing & Accessories

    Market Building, Covent Garden Piazza, WC2E 8HD [map]

    The Moomin family have their very own shop in Covent Garden. Inside, you can buy books, toys and merchandise, all displayed in little blue Moomin "houses", with all sorts of goodies to tempt young…

  • The National Cafe

    British Restaurant

    St Martin's Place, Charing Cross, WC2N 4DN [map]

    Inspired by its world-famous setting of the National Gallery, The National Café exudes timeless elegance. Served in the glossy dining room, expect an array of classic British treats and favourite…

  • The National Dining Rooms

    British Restaurant

    The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, Greater London, WC2N 4DN [map]

    Found seconds from Trafalgar Square within the world famous National Gallery, The National Dining Rooms showcases a menu of the very best of British produce sourced from artisan suppliers. Expect…

  • National Trust: Roman Bath

    Historic Site & House

    5 Strand Lane, WC2R 2NA [map]

    The Roman bath is an archaeological puzzle, as it may actually date from Tudor times. The bath can be viewed for free via a grill from the path all year round. from 9:00 - dusk. Admission to the…

  • Neal's Yard Dairy: Covent Garden

    Cheese Shop

    17 Shorts Gardens, Covent Garden, WC2H 9AT [map]

    Neal's Yard Dairy offers an impressive selection of British farm cheeses, breads and other dairy produce.

  • Neals Yard Remedies

    Health & Beauty

    15 Neals Yard, Soho, WC2H 9DP [map]

    Neal's Yard Remedies is a global organic skincare and cosmetics comapany with branches across London.

  • Odeon Leicester Square


    22-24 Leicester Square, London, WC2H 7LQ [map]

    The Odeon Leicester Square is the 1683-seater cinema where large London film premieres are held. There are also 5 small screens in the Mezzanine.

  • Opening Ceremony

    Fashion Shop

    35 King Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8JG [map]

    Taking its name and mission statement from the modern Olympic Games, Opening Ceremony adopts a multinational approach to retail. In addition to stocking both iconic and emerging homegrown designers, every year OC showcases the spirit and merchandise of a visiting country, transforming each store into a marketplace for exotic souvenirs and international talent.

  • Orcs Nest

    Games & Models

    6 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9RY [map]

    Orcs Nest stocks a wide selection of role-play books and novels, miniature figurines, collectible card games, board games, dice, magazines and much more.

  • Pacata

    Asian Restaurant

    4 New Row Street, Convent Garden, WC2N 4LH [map]

    Set in the heart of Covent Garden, the first European restaurant from the Singha Beer brand serves Pan-Asian-Fusion street cuisine.

  • Paul Smith Floral Street

    Clothes Designer

    40-44 Floral Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 9TB [map]

    Paul Smith specialises in modern British fashion for men, women and children at designer prices. All designs can be made-to-measure.

  • Paul Smith Jeans

    Clothes Designer

    9-11 Langley Court, Covent Garden, WC2E 9JY [map]

    Paul Smith specialises in modern British fashion for men, women and children at designer prices. All designs can be made-to-measure.

  • Phoenix Garden


    WC2H 8BS [map]

    A remarkably attractive community garden right in the heart of the West End.

  • Phoenix Theatre


    Charing Cross Road, St James, WC2H 0JP [map]

    The Grade II listed Phoenix Theatre in the West End is located on Charing Cross Road.