Joe Allen - Covent Garden
13 Exeter Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DT +44 2036417956
- Main course: £16
- Food spend: £25
- Opening hours
- Monday - Thursday: 12:00 - 00:00 Friday: 12:00 - 01:00 Saturday: 10:00 - 01:00 Sunday: 10:00 - 22:30.
20 August 2016
A hidden gem surrounded by the shops and theatres of Covent Garden, Joe Allen is a highly regarded restaurant serving a selection of American and European specialities.
Ideally located for a pre-theatre meal or for dinner after the show, Joe Allen is quietly tucked away on Exeter Street just a five-minute walk away from Covent Garden underground station. Nearby theatres include The Lyceum, Novello Theatre and Duchess Theatre, as well as the Fortune Theatre and Theatre Royal. Joe Allen is also a great destination for a special brunch, lunch or dinner when shopping or staying in one of the hotels around Covent Garden and on the Strand.
Opened in 1977 as a stylish London dining venue for theatre-goers, artists, journalists and performers alike, Joe Allen has a relaxed, casual feel throughout. Today the healthy cuisine and friendly atmosphere attract an eclectic clientele of the West End's young and trendy crowd, romantic couples and families.
Joe Allen - Covent Garden
13 Exeter Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DT
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Customer reviews for Joe Allen - Covent Garden
((((* 28 August 2016 by Nick Anastasiou from Norwich
Great atmosphere and great food.
((((( 28 August 2016 by Jacki Brooke from London
Excellent food cocktails & service - thoroughly recommended
((((( 27 August 2016 by Sadie Hewer from Shrewsbury
Dined 24/08/2016. Really enjoyed the food here couldn't fault it at all 10/10. It's off the aim strip bit so conveniently placed. The staff were also jolly and kind. Lovely overall atmosphere. Would definitely return and recommend.
((((( 27 August 2016 by nicholas from Chester
Wonderful evening, Went for the 2 course set menu it was perfectly presented and really appetising . Service was excellent staff very friendly and welcoming. Vibrant atmosphere and would definitely return.
((((* 26 August 2016 by Bea from Torquay
Staff very good, as usual.
Our table was stuck behind a pillar, which I didn't like.
Food good, although I ordered a vegetable side dish but it never arrived (we weren't charged for it).
((((* 26 August 2016 by Jo Brown from Saint Albans
Had a fabulous pre theatre dinner. Very atmospheric restaurant. Had the 2 course theatre menu and options were tempting for all 5 of us including the children. Food was delicious. Service was quick and friendly.
((((( 26 August 2016 by Philip Boye-anawomah from London
The cocktails were brilliant, the hot dogs astounding. Live piano added to a great atmosphere. Would definitely recommend it and am just booking to go again.
((*** 25 August 2016 by Nicholas from London
Good ambience with memories of 1970s glamour. But the service falls well short of the mark. Food fine but not special.
((*** 25 August 2016 by Alex Edwards from London
There was a family next to me. The Father was on his iphone and his child on an ipad. With the beautiful dim lights of the Joe Allen, the child's ipad was very distracting. I sit infront of computers all day and paid for the discomfort of more screens at dinner. Very disappointing.
((((* 25 August 2016 by Geoff Shepherd from London
Overall very good excellent service
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