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27-29 Endell Street, London, WC2 9BA

((((* North American
Main course: £18
Food spend: £32
Opening hours
Tuesdays & Wednesday : 18:00 - 00:00
Thursdays : 18:00 - 01:00
Friday & Saturday : 18:00 - 02:00

Full of mystery and excitement, Circus is a vibrant cabaret restaurant and bar, presenting Pan-American cuisine amidst vibrant performances. Exotic cocktails are served up in the plush late-night Circus bar, which also has a dance floor.

Glamorous performers prance atop a theatrical banquet table in the glitter ball-adorned Circus restaurant. Expect to witness fire eaters, burlesque ballerinas and lithe acrobats emerge in spontaneous bursts of cabaret performances.

Classic American dishes are found on the Circus menu, alongside favourites like ginger and honey glazed pork belly, poached lobster and Circus Caesar salad. Shutter windows open to reveal the lively kitchen to the surrealist interior at Covent Garden.

In the heart of Theatreland, Circus London is a unique West End favourite with special pre and post theatre menus. Diners must be over the age of 21 and the Circus dress code is smart casual. Covent Garden Tube Station is a 3-minute walk away.


27-29 Endell Street, London, WC2 9BA

Contact +44 2074209300

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Customer reviews for Circus

4.2 ((((* (based on 6 reviews)
83% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • entertainment (4)
  • large parties (3)
  • romantic (3)
  • business (1)
  • dinner (1)
  • luxury (1)
  • ((((( by from London

    Superb - what an experience - friendly staff and amazing performances and food. YOU MUST EXPERIENCE CIRCUS!!!!

  • ((((( by from London

    We dined early evening on a Saturday and the restaurant soon filled up, but it wasn't noisy and had a relaxed, intimate vibe. We weren't rushed and stayed slightly over the 2 hour slot. We saw 4 different performances and we enjoyed them all. The food and cocktails were divine. It isn't cheap but I felt it was worth it and makes a nice treat. Ps. Were we the only ones who didn't see the hidden entrance? We walked past it 4 times!

  • ((((* by from leeds

    Paul the manager and the staff team made my daughters 21st a great night out! Thank you

  • ((((( by from Medway

    Very good restaurant, will go again.

  • ((*** by from Lincolnshire

    We went for the pre-theatre menu. At first we couldnt find the restaurant because it was behind what looked like seedy heavy metal doors. Once inside it still looked dingy and dark. We had booked the pre theatre menu which we downloaded at the same time as booking. On arrival we were told that particular menu hadnt been used since Dec 2010. There wasnt really anything on the menu that we liked and they wouldnt let us have any other options. The main course we did have was only average and the desserts didnt really have any taste at all. There was only another couple in there as well as us but service was very slow. There must have been about 15+ staff around the restaurant. According to the internet we should have had circus acts going on around us but there was nothing. We were utterly disappointed with our experience there and will never be going again. Begrudged paying the service charge for something that was definitely below average.

  • ((((* by from Lincoln

    coffee poor very dark

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