Covent Garden is one of the most vibrant parts of London and its French restaurants are legendary. Selecting just the right one can be a daunting task, but that's where Quandoo can help. We feature some of the best Covent Garden addresses including casual establishments with a laid back feel and classy French restaurants that are frequented by London stars and celebrities. Whether you want glitz, glamour and an inspired menu or you simply want a friendly bistro for a mid-week lunch, you can see what's on offer at a glance.
Covent Garden is a thrilling part of London that's not only known for its French restaurants but for its unique street life and famous theatres. Catch contemporary plays at the Donmar Warehouse, see the stars at the Theatre Royal, the city's oldest theatre, or get tickets for the world's longest running stage production, 'The Mousetrap', at St. Martin's Theatre. Fine thespian entertainment just begs for a stylish meal, and you can book tables up to two hours in advance with Quandoo.
Some of the best French restaurants in London are in Covent Garden, as you'd expect of an area where you can see the Royal Opera House or the Royal Ballet when in town. It's also a fantastic destination for families. See street performers or shop in the piazza during your next visit to central London and reserve tables at child-friendly Covent Garden French restaurants for lunch. Kids will love dishes like 'pan bagnat', a baguette with tuna and olives, or tasty 'croque tartine Parisienne', a fabulous ham and cheese open-style sandwich topped with creamy bechamel sauce.
As the sun sets over London, French restaurants in Covent Garden offer the perfect setting for dinner. Satisfy your appetite for classics like Confit au Canard, Steak Diane and Coq au Vin or try new taste sensations served with fine wines. End dinner on a dramatic note with crêpes Suzette, the famous desert accidentally invented by 14-year-old waiter Henri Charpentier in 1894, or opt for sweet treats like chocolate mousse or tarte tatin. Be sure book a table with Quandoo in order to guarantee a table at your favourite French restaurants in Covent Garden, London!