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Clos Maggiore

33 King Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JD, England
+44 20 7379 9696
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“truffle mash” (46 reviews)
“tasting menu” (147 reviews)
“duck” (157 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
33 King Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most incredible dinner here for my partner's birthday last night. We had the cod and the mushroom parpadelle, both of which were exquisite. The waiter also brought out a plate with Happy Birthday written on it and a few treats for my...More

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't recommend this restaurant enough. Went with my husband a few weeks back, after a few months of us work working non-stop and not spending enough time together. We ordered the seasonal tasting menu which, at £65, is extremely worthwhile and delicious. I can't...More

Thank Roisin M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here with reservations way in advance to ensure we could seat at the glass roof area shown in many pictures. We were told it’s still difficult to reserve, despite our reservation being one of the latest possible reservations. Upon arriving, we did get...More

1  Thank Rurina
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with our family to celebrate our 40th Wedding Anniversary. We were given a table in the conservatory which is very prettily decorated and feels very intimate. The food was delicious and managed successfully to satisfy our different palates. The service was extremely...More

2  Thank almamiddlesex
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clos maggiore may be known as one of the most romantic restaurants in London, and it is indeed beautiful in the conservatory, but the food was dry and average. For what we paid, we expected better quality food as well as service. We were second...More

2  Thank freetammi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb restaurant intimate and cosy, food exquisite. The sommelier advised on a red Zinfandel wine 🍷 which was excellent dinner. Will hopefully be back soon.

Thank karen b
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here with my partner for my birthday and he surprised me with dinner here. It was honestly the best experience eating out I have ever had. We aren't big fancy diners so this was definitely a special treat and it was one to...More

Thank SafLam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Haven’t been for over a year but pleased to see its fantastic food and service as usual. Lovely ambiance, interesting menu with great service. Lamb was gorgeous and the side specially prepared mushrooms to die for. We will be back soon!

1  Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always wanted to check this place out, out Anniversary gave us the opportunity to try it. Great location, lovely romantic ambience about the restaurant, good food, good service, thoroughly enjoyed the evening.

1  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended this restaurant pre Theatre. The menu was beautifully put together as was the food. Service was second to none and the atmosphere was special, thank you for a wonderful experience.

1  Thank SalDev
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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
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Bevvy91
17 February 2018|
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Response from JSC2003 | Reviewed this property |
There are two - an area downstairs before you get to the conservatory which is very nice, and one upstairs. The one upstairs seems a bit out the way for me, but if you're downstairs, it's still a lovely room. Worth noting... More
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ClipA
12 December 2017|
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Response from AnneMarie775 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I wore jeans and smart sandals when I went
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knightriderLondon
1 November 2017|
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Response from Joglen |
Yes the standard & quality is excellent for lunch & dinner but booking is essential
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$56 - US$70
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 King Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JD, England
    (Bedford Street)
  • Public Transportation: Underground: Covent Garden, Charing Cross, Leicester Square
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7379 9696
  • E-mail
Description
If romance is in the cards, London's most romantic restaurant is Covent Garden's multi award-winning Clos Maggiore. Echoing the charming country inns of Provence and Tuscany, the warmly muted decor, low lighting and welcoming log fire were clearly designed with love in mind. The skylight is surrounded with twining, flower-starred branches to resemble an Italianate courtyard, a delightful faux-rural treat in the city centre. Seasonally inspired classic French cuisine coupled with impeccable service is the order of the day at Clos Maggiore restaurant, with a focus on chic presentation and bold flavours. The range of menus include a six-course "tasting menu" featuring such dishes as "Seared Wild Scallops, Ratte Potato & Winter Truffle" and "Pan Roasted Fillet of Cornish Cod, Olive Oil & Basil Pomme Puree". In addition Clos Maggiore serves a reasonably priced, regularly changing set lunch and pre-theatre menus. To find the perfect complement Clos Maggiore's extensive cellar includes over 2500 labels and was extended earlier this year to include an additional 400 wines at a low - mid price range. They have recently been awarded the "The Grand Wine Award 2014" by the Wine Spectator - one of only 70 restaurants worldwide to receive this accolade. Clos Maggiore has been voted in the "Top Ten" categories for "Best French Restaurants", "Best Ambiance" and "Special Occasion Restaurants" by opentable. Toptable lists Clos Maggiore as one of the most highly rated dining venues in London and Square Meal lists Clos Maggiore as one of the best restaurants with Private Rooms.
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