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Browns Brasserie & Bar Covent Garden

#1,261 of 18,266 Restaurants in London
££ - £££, European, British
82-84 St Martins Lane | Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AA, England
+44 20 7497 5050
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (32 reviews)
“pork belly” (27 reviews)
“visited browns” (42 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
82-84 St Martins Lane | Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great personal service from our waitress who made sure we had everything we needed, even when another large table came in she took the time to check if needed anything before she went to take their order. All the meals more delicious, nicely presented and...More

Thank bellyofale
Reviewed 4 days ago

Have been to Browns many times and have loved there Riveting Raspberry cocktail but over the last 12 months it has not been on the menu. Last night was served by Kiril who knew how to made this super cocktail. What a surprise it was...More

1  Thank Liz K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great customer service... everyone was friendly and welcoming. Food was great... perfect for a romantic meal or a quick bite. Thank you guys

Thank Gemma S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this very busy restaurant after a matinee performance at a nearby theatre. We had booked a table but arrived early and had a drink beforehand. Table was ready at the appointed time and we enjoyed a superb meal. The restaurant was extremely busy...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped off for pre dinner drinks with friends and had the most amazing cocktails produced by Kiril . Can highly recommend a surprise cocktail made specially for you.

Thank Nicola C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I took my daughter for a meal at Browns while we visited London for her 30th birthday. Staff were welcoming and the place was nice but the food really let it down. We ordered the fish and chips which although looked nice, was very very...More

Thank 692beverleya
Reviewed 1 week ago

Noticed this place when purchasing tix at the theater next door. Came the next evening and enjoyed a lovely cocktail in the bar before sitting for dinner. ice menu with lots of choices including a nice prix fix dinner. I chose the grilled chicken Caesar...More

Thank SNG56
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have popped in for lunch while in London. I have not been at Browns for a while and I was disappointed. The place is run down, toilets are dirty and food is below average. The old charm of browns is gone and I will...More

Thank mugs_001
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the restaurant to be a bit dirty and unkept, other than that the prices were reasonable the staff very friendly and eficient. Didnt stay to try the food though.

Thank Lorenzo C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I enjoyed delicious cocktails - mixed expertly by Kiril and served stylishly by Serena.

1  Thank SimonNevill
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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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Elliot C
10 November 2017|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
Anyone can go to have tea, but the licensing laws preclude kids under 16 having alcohol
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Kenneth B
26 November 2016|
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Response from Nigel S | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant doesn't have parking,there are a couple of disabled parking spaces & afew pay & display/pay by phone bays in St Martin's Lane and a lot more towards Covent Garden but you are limited to a 4 hour stay and they... More
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JcZet
9 March 2016|
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Response from Helpyouandhelpme | Reviewed this property |
Agree, no dress code, but nothing less than smart casual should always be the choice for such an occasion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$55
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:30
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82-84 St Martins Lane | Covent Garden, London WC2N 4AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7497 5050
  • E-mail
Description
Blending European brasserie dishes and timelessly elegant surroundings, Browns Bar and Brasserie Covent Garden champions an informal yet refined concept. Renowned for indulgent twists on classic comfort food recipes, Browns has offered trademark favourites since 1973, as well as choices from the specials board or the market fresh fish of the day. Showcasing striking design features and historic or listed buildings, Browns restaurants are a refined yet relaxed dining spot, at any time of the day.
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