Restaurant Recommendations for Novello Theatre area
I'll be travelling to London in early December to see 'Hamlet' at the Novello Theatre (Aldwych/Covent Garden area) and although I will be on a budget i'd like to splurge on a nice meal before the play. Would anyone out there be able to recommend a restaurant near the theatre? Price is not that important, but i'd like to stay around 20-25 pounds.
L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon have a pre-theatre menu, £19 for 2 courses, £25 for 3 courses (you can see the options on their website). If you order the lamb, confirm in advance that it won't be salty!
Hazuki on Chandos Street is a nice little Japanese restaurant. The food would fall within your budget.
Helen Yuet Ling Pang
32 Great Queen St would be an excellent choice, and is by far the best in the area, which suffers from being quite touristy.
Joe Allen (Exeter St) has a nice pre-theatre atmosphere, but food is average and pricy.
Shanghai Blues (High Holborn) is a good Chinese option, with a great dining room; try the desserts.