Portrait Restaurant at National Portrait Gallery, Covent Garden, London

Portrait Restaurant at National Portrait Gallery

St Martins Place  Covent Garden


Breath taking by day and dramatic by night, the Portrait Restaurantís celebrated view stretches from Nelsonís Column in Trafalgar Square down Whitehall to the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye. This outstanding Gallery was founded in 1856 to collect portraits of famous British men and women and a meander round the Gallery can only add to your dining experience.

The set pre theatre menu offers a choice of three each starters and mains and five mouth watering desserts and the a la carte menu showcases some fabulous dishes from £19.50 such as Golden beetroot and Lancashire cheese pie, Autumn leaves, herb oil Butternut squash twice baked souffle, charred purple sprouting brocolli, parmesan cream and Roast cod fillet, creamed mashed potatoes, kale, lemon, parsley, caper brown butter .

Afternoon tea (with limitless tea) is served daily between 3.30-4.30 pm daily at £27.50 per person or go one step further and add a VV Vellini (vanilla, vodka, prosecco) £36.00 pp.


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12:00pm - 2:45pm
Lunch: 2/3 courses £27.95/£31.50 pp OR Dinner: Thur-Sat Pre theatre £19.50/£23.50 pp


What's nearby?


Royal Opera House
Adelphi Theatre
Cambridge Theatre
Lyceum Theatre
Savoy Theatre


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Restaurant: Modern British
Price (£-££££): ££
Credit Cards: Visa , MC , Amex , Maestro
Breakfast: Monday-Sunday, 10:00-11:00

Lunch: Monday-Sunday, 11:45-15:00
Afternoon Tea: Monday-Sunday, 15:30-16:30 Pre Theatre: Thursday, Friday & Saturday evenings, 17:30-18:30 Dinner: Thursday, Friday & Saturday 18:30 - 20:00 (last order 20.30 and building closure time 22.30)
Tube Covent Garden/Leicester Square
Portrait Restaurant at National Portrait Gallery
St Martins Place
Covent Garden
London WC2H 0HE


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