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Brasserie Blanc The Opera Terrace - CLOSED

Covent Garden | The Piazza, London WC2E 8RF, England
+44 20 7379 0666
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
6 Mar 2016
“So sad this place has closed”
31 Jan 2016
“Excellent food and location”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
European, French, Mediterranean, Soups, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Covent Garden | The Piazza, London WC2E 8RF, England
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1 - 10 of 952 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

We used to love it here - it was always busy but we always managed to squeeze in and have a few drinks with friends and/or family. It's left a gap we aren't quite sure how to fill!!

1  Thank Heggles75
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is just above Covent Garden and a great place for food and exploring Covent Garden. Good value with set menus offering excellent choice for reasonable prices.

Thank MaggieM123
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit this year. The first being a great disappointment, but as returning customers we were well received and taken care off. Food was so much better and service very good. We will no doubt return again in the future thanks to...More

Thank Jmahg
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Brasserie Blanc has closed after 3 years - such a tragedy. After 3 years of superb service and great food, the website says the wonderful terrace location overlooking the plaza and the Royal Opera House is being 'redeveloped'. It is this lost to retail or...More

Thank WhightKnight
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Me and some friends came to London and went to this restaurant for dinner, the service was brilliant and the food was lovely! I had deep fried goats cheese to start and a steak burger for my main meal. The cocktails were really good and...More

Thank lucybirch7
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We arrived at 6 without a reservation - clearly a busy time ( got quieter around 7 as diners went to theatre). I ordered the Moroccan vegetables and couscous - literally the Best thing I have eaten. The menu changes and of all my visits,whilst...More

Thank Nualadl
Reviewed 27 December 2015

BLANC: This was an impromptu visit as was around Covent garden I walked up the stairs to the entrance and was quickly seated for lunch. We ordered olives and breads to pick at and for mains took the starter escargo and added it with the...More

Thank obleron
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

The waiters are very nasty. They think that they are making you a favor to serve you dinner. Don't loose your time there. There many other places in London who are happy to have you.

Thank eduardops60
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

The food was a 3 course set meal which was disappointing for the cost. However having been here before as a couple on a date it previously was lovely. I'm not sure the chefs coped with the mass of diners with some of the roast...More

Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Dined here with friends the other day. This is my second visit to this eatery. Its location (right in the middle of Covent Garden) make it popular with families and groups. On offer is a French brasserie menu (with many fish/seafood). Sadly the fact that...More

Thank LucyCarvalho
Nearby
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
...More
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$53
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Covent Garden | The Piazza, London WC2E 8RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7379 0666
  • E-mail
Description
Perched above the bustling piazza our spectacular Opera Terrace is a real landmark and one of the very best restaurants in Covent Garden. We are blessed with a beautiful glass edifice with views across the piazza that is home to our dining room and a fabulous cocktail bar. In good weather enjoy al fresco dining on the terrace overlooking the crowds, or watch the world go by from Le Petit Blanc, our street level cafe. There can be no better place in London to tuck into genuine, French food as you soak up the buzz of this amazing city.
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