Delicious food and drink served in the Royal Opera House restaurants.

Eat & drink

We have a range of restaurants, bars and cafes for you to enjoy around a performance or if you are just visiting, so whether social dining with friends or sipping Champagne in the interval, you can enjoy a truly memorable experience.

If you have any access needs for your reservation, please let us know.

Venues

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Piazza Terrace

Drinks and small plates
Open to all
No need to book
Open around performances

Our Piazza Terrace is an oasis above the hustle and bustle, complete with panoramic views over Covent Garden. We celebrate the best of London suppliers, showcasing the capital's history of marketplace culture. We are now open and offering a selection of delectable summer small plates served on the terrace. Join us for something tasty in our unique surroundings. For same day table reservations and groups bigger than 6, please call 0207 212 9254.

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Piazza Restaurant

Casual dining
Ticket holders only
Booking required
Open around performances

A modern restaurant and bar serving eclectic seasonal cuisine celebrating the finest London suppliers and British produce. In addition to our à-la-carte choices. Our pre-performance menu has been designed for quick and efficient service – pre-ordering is encouraged. For same day table reservations and groups bigger than 6, please call 0207 212 9254.

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Balconies Restaurant

Formal dining
Ticket holders only
Booking required
Open around performances

With unrivalled views over the Paul Hamlyn Hall, the Balconies Restaurant offers best in modern, British fine dining. Pre-order to dine before the performance or return in the interval to enjoy later courses.

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Crush Room

Formal dining
Ticket holders only
Booking required
Open around performances

This elegant dining room hosts a delicious hot and cold menu gracefully served to table.

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Royal Opera House Café

Drinks and small plates
Open to all
No need to book
Open around performances

An all-day location that offers freshly made salads, sandwiches, sweet treats and barista-crafted hot drinks by day with fresh food, cocktails and Champagne by night. Everyone is welcome.

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Dorfman Conservatory

Drinks and small plates
Ticket holders only
No need to book
Open around performances

A historic, yet contemporary bar; a delightful destination for quiet contemplation, invigorating conversation and, of course, a great selection of Champagne or your favourite cocktail.  The fresh seafood offer from the Crush Room will be available to complement your drink selection. 

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Paul Hamlyn Hall

Drinks and small plates
Ticket holders only
No need to book
Open around performances

In this magnificent light-filled hall at the heart of the Royal Opera House, sip on a glass of Ruinart Champagne while enjoying sharing plates or traditional sandwiches. A terrific meeting place for friends, family and colleagues to enjoy the social buzz of a night at the opera or ballet.

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Linbury Bar

Drinks and small plates
Ticket holders only
No need to book
Open around performances

Meet friends for a glass of wine, craft beer or cocktail, or some sharing plates before or during the interval.