A collaboration between the National Theatre and local social enterprise Coin Street Community Builders, The Green Room serves ethically-sourced British food. With theatrical decor and features recycled from the theatre, it is a uniquely modern setting with an exciting and varied menu. The venue is also home to a bar and a sustainable garden.
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The Green Room
101 Upper GroundLondonSE1 9PP
The sweet potato fries would be reason enough to visit the Green Room. They are divine! Hot, light and slightly sweet. The burger was a thing of beauty as well. A substantial and well cooked patty with a tasty bun and fresh fixings. The place has a nice, lively ambience, and the garden is a lovely place to have a pint and watch the people go by.more
Incredible lunch food, summer drinks, and outdoor seating. Beautiful approach to classic dishes and great crafted cocktails (alcoholic and non-).more
I SO wanted to love this place. All the ethical credentials are exactly what I look for but rarely find. Combined with the amazing building & outdoor space...seemed like a dream. Sadly it all started to go downhill pretty quickly. The first hint was the need to remind them of tap water for the table. Then, after ordering a salad (the one cold dish), it came about 5-7 minutes after every other...more
As if I needed more reasons to love the NT. Been here a few times and the staff are always incredibly friendly and helpful, lovely ambience. The food's all locally sourced and seasonal, with clearly labelled allergy requirements on the menu.
I opted for the lamb with butternut squash and greens: beautifully tender meat, incredible gravy and a good portion size too. Then the creamy heaven of...more
We had a great pre-theatre meal at the Green Room, which is situated directly behind the National Theatre (and I think is actually run by the theatre?). I made a 6pm reservation and I'm glad I did as they were extremely busy with the theatre crowd.
I had the lamb with mashed sweet potatoes which was to die for. I would totally come back just to have that again! They had a nice selection of...more