Joe Allen


Legendary for a good reason, a discreet entrance in Covent Garden with a simple plaque on the walls invites you to enter the legendary Joe Allen Restaurant. The best kept secret of the London crowd: its laid back charms and wholesome food have kept the capital's diners returning for more.

The restaurant buzzes with a warm, friendly atmosphere. The service is friendly and informal and the wine list is extensive. Whether you're looking for the best brunch in London, a quick pre-theatre meal, for an atmospheric lunch, dinner, or a late supper after the theatre, Joe Allen offers it all.

It is the perfect destination for someone searching for great food, whether in casual dress or something more glamourous

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Typical meal price: From £26.00 (USD37.72) per diner

£26 to £40

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Joe Allen

13 Exeter Street
Yelp Reviews

3.0 out of 5 based on 46 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Joe Allen

4.0 out of 5 29 January 2016
by Deric C.

Located at the popular tourist place at Covent Garden. I always like to visit here with friends. The restaurant is actually at the basement with good atmosphere and good ambience. During evening time, a pianist will doing a live performance while you are dining. I love the foods with reasonable prices and good portion. it always maintain the good foods quality whenever I is...more

4.0 out of 5 30 December 2015
by Kristian T.

Good food and service. All the staff looked liked they were getting with each other and one of them had a good bum xxmore

5.0 out of 5 29 October 2015
by Jeanne-Marie B.

My recent visit to Joe Allen was a successful evening. I went to there with a group of friends but one of them arrived nearly an hour later due to traffic, the restaurant team was very understanding. They didn't rush us at anytime through our meal which was quite enjoyable. While we were waiting we had the homemade tortilla chips with guacamole and our first bottle of wine.

Three of us...more

5.0 out of 5 23 July 2015
by Sunny K.

I was really pleased we ended up here pre-theatre, because it was fab, even though I was a bit nervous about the reviews being so-so. I'd had this spot on my bookmarked list for ages because it had come up on some recommendations for veggie burgers in London.

I love when they're home made and the one here is a beany-chickpea hybrid that had the taste of falafel but none of the dryness. Magic!...more

5.0 out of 5 15 March 2015
by Marina R.

Such a great atmosphere. Saturday night was buzzing with people and the service good. They have a secret burger that's not on the menu.

Add cheese and bacon to it and the chops are really good.more

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