Brasserie Blanc, by celebrity chef Raymond Blanc, is a chain of brasseries serving rustic French cuisine. Enjoy classic dishes such as steak tartare and burgundian snails, or indulge in a chateaubriand for two.
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Venue Details & Map
35 The MarketCovent GardenLondonWC2E 8RF
- +44 (0)20 7379 0666
- Public transport:
- Covent Garden, Underground
Full disclosure: this review is only for the drinks/bar area!
We came here late on a Friday night and it was buzzing but not overly crowded.
The USP of this place is definitely the location! It's in the heart of Covent Garden with lovely view perfect for people watching. They also have a decent cocktails and a relaxing ambiance. To be more realistic, Brasserie Blanc deserves a 3.5 rating...more
I don't know why everyone is hating on this place. Honestly, I really enjoyed it. Beautiful scenery and atmosphere.
I was very pleased with the coarse-cut burger I ordered and everyone else seemed to be enjoying their mussels and fries and the boeuf stroganoff was also good. They wait staff was very friendly and helpful and they accommodated our large party fairly quickly. The only complaint...more
Only came here for late night drinks in the bar, but it was lovely. Great atmosphere in the bar, good friendly service - no complaints. Interesting crowd, as being so central it seemed to attract a range of people (from tourists, locals, to people who - like myself- was trying to find a bar that was actually open late). They have a great range of cocktails and would certainly go back again.more
Brasserie Blanc is .... uuuggghhhhh.
My friend arranged a community manager meetup and she held it here. I'd never been but always enjoy Covent Garden, despite it being a monster tourist trap, so why not. It is a beautiful building, with a long curved roof on the second floor, overlooking the market.
And that's all it has going for it.
The drinks are bad (weak or awful tasting), the food is...more
Went for early dinner on Friday evening, service was fantastic as we requested an extra chair for a friend joining us for a drink and we moved tables - was not too much bother at all. The food came quickly once ordered and the bill was produced upon request with no waiting which is nice to see.
The food was good, smoked haddock risotto was delicious and the moules mariniere was a good...more