Places to go in Covent Garden & Strand
Trafalgar Square, Westminster, WC2N 4JJ [map]
St Martin-in-the-Fields is the beautiful Georgian church in the northeast corner of Trafalgar Square.
The Lodge Leicester Square, Leicester Square Gardens, Leicester Square, WC2H 0AP [map]
Visit TKTS at The Clocktower in Leicester Square for all your theatre ticket needs, offering tickets to the best shows in London on-the-day and up to a week in advance, with many at a discount.
Under The Arches, Villiers Street, WC2N 6NG [map]
Dance the night away with the drag queens at Heaven, London's great big electro-pop, house and dance nightclub. With DJ's and live bands, it's party time!
30 Lisle Street, Chinatown Soho, WC2H 7BA [map]
Ku Bar is one of the largest gay bars in London and only a short distance from Leicester Square.
66 Chandos Place, Strand, Strnd, WC2N 4HG [map]
Wahaca brings the spirit of Mexican market eating to London: respect for quality ingredients, passion for vibrant, fresh and honest food and the pleasure of sharing with others.
31 Neal Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9PR [map]
Established in 1974, this ever popular and innovative vegetarian restaurant and takeaway offers outstanding value from its freshly-prepared, daily-changing A La Carte menu with vegan and wheat-free options.
St Martins Lane Hotel, 45 St. Martin's Lane London, WC2N 4HX [map]
The Light Bar is a unique and breathtaking space that takes the concept of atmospheric lighting to new heights. Guests gather to sip the now famous cocktails and enjoy the weekend DJ nights.
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44 The Piazza, Covent Garden, WC2E 8RF [map]
Benjamin Pollock's Toyshop was established in London's Hoxton back in 1856. The shop moved to Covent Garden in 1980 and today still sells the same paper toy theatres it always has. You can also find marionettes, glove puppets and other traditional toys with a theatrical theme.
The Market, WC2E 8RF [map]
There are three markets located in Covent Garden’s 19th century Piazza, each offering a wide range of craft, gifts and more.
Covent Garden, WC2E 8RF [map]
Home to some of the best theatre and dining experiences and food emporiums in London's West End.
Covent Garden, WC2H 9HU [map]
Seven Dials offers a diverse selection of drinking and dining options. From bustling cafes and bars to five-star brasseries, restaurants and traditional pubs, there's something for every palate.
Seven Dials, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, WC2H 9HU [map]
Seven Dials, Covent Garden’s village, brings you seven streets of independent boutiques, heritage brands, quality British labels and indulgent beauty and grooming salons.
Upper St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, WC2E 9AB [map]
Taste food from around the globe at St Martin's Courtyard, a new foodie destination in the heart of Covent Garden.
St Martin-in-the-Fields Church, Trafalgar Square, Westminster, WC2N 4JJ [map]
This Les Routiers Café of the Year is located in the stunning 18th century crypt of St Martin-in-the-Fields, a popular London church and arts venues. Enjoy fresh, good value food and drink.
Courtauld Institute of Art at Somerset House, Strand, WC2R 0RN [map]
Come face to face with world-famous art at The Courtauld Gallery. The collection ranges from Renaissance to the 20th century and is renowned for the unrivalled collection of Impressionist paintings.
Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square, WC2H 7JH [map]
The Hippodrome Casino reopens as the premier entertainment venue in London comprising of Heliot restaurant and lounge,5 bars, an intimate performance space and the very best in casino gaming.
Strand Campus, King's College London, Strand Building, The Strand, WC2R 2LS [map]
Kings College Hall is currently closed for refurbishment until 2014/15.
24 Cambridge Circus, WC2H 8AA [map]
London branch of one of Brussels' oldest restaurants.
Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, WC2E 7BB [map]
Lively exhibitions explore the powerful link between transport and the growth of modern London and its unique cultural identity since 1800.
National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N 5DN [map]
Located in the magnificent National Gallery, the National Cafe is one of the most charming and elegant restaurants in London, offering all day dining from hearty breakfasts to opulent evening meals.