The Real Greek - Covent Garden


Including the Royal Opera House, making it the ideal stop for your pre or post-theatre meal. They aim to provide an extraordinary Mediterranean dining experience, complemented by exceptional service and a relaxed atmosphere. They cater for the areas mix of locals, tourists and those who adore the theatre, serving a delicious selection of meze, grills, Souvlaki and sharers

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The Real Greek - Covent Garden

60-62 Long Acre
Covent Garden
+44 (0)20 7240 2292

Yelp Reviews

3.0 out of 5 based on 29 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Real Greek - Covent Garden

2.0 out of 5 6 January 2016
by Ayla C.

We were looking for somewhere to eat after the theatre, and there are so many options in the area! We settled on The Real Greek because it looked pretty nice from the outside, and I didn't have interwebs on my phone to find the perfect spot on Yelp.

The upstairs was jam packed with tables crowded together but the server led us straight downstairs to a tiny area with 5 tables and some very...more

4.0 out of 5 31 December 2015
by Robert O.

Service was excellent and food was delicious. Nice pre-theatre location. Wine selection is very Greek but pairs well with the menu. The manager makes sure nobody slips through the cracks and you'll be out to see your show without fuss.more

4.0 out of 5 11 October 2015
by Marie D.

Had a pre-theater dinner here Wednesday night and it was really delightful. Nice service and food came quickly, which worked for us. I ordered a small Greek salad, grilled chicken wings, and some lamb meatballs in tomato sauce. The salad could have used some more dressing, but it was fresh and good, as was everything we ordered. No complaints about the meal or the prices, recommend - I'd...more

4.0 out of 5 22 July 2015
by Sarah V.

I'm VERY surprised by the negative reviews here!

Maybe I've always been lucky, but I've been here twice for lunch and once last week for dinner and always had a great experience.

The dinner was particularly good - we had one of the 'set' menus (Peloponnese) for 2 at £29.75. You get 8 dishes and a choice between 2 for each dish. The food was great quality and there was just the right amount...more

1.0 out of 5 21 May 2015
by Christian W.

Finally, my child's dream came true! Becoming invisible is possible at MJ Cafe.

Service is hands down the worst ever.

I wanted to take my girl somewhere nice to eat. For God's sake, it took half an hour just to get water served on our table.

When 40 minutes later we thought our food was finally ready, they served us the wrong order and we were asked to wait for 'a while'.

How do they even...more

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