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Phoenix Arts Club

One Phoenix Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H 8BU
Restaurant info
Opening Information

The restaurant is open for pre/post theatre and evening service.
Opening Hours:
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 5pm (last orders 9:30pm)

Facilities
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Event Space
  • Dietary Needs Catered For
  • Children Welcome (Up to 8pm)
  • Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
  • Bar

About Phoenix Arts Club

Tucked beneath The Phoenix Theatre lies our charming escape from the London norm. Our lively and nostalgic theatre bar & Restaurant is located in the original dressing and rehearsal rooms of The Phoenix Theatre where Laurence Olivier made his debut in the 1930s in "Private Lives" with Noel Coward & Gertrude Lawrence. With fascinating signed posters, paintings and pictures from decades of theatre productions, a restored art deco interior and hidden treasures in every corner, there's something new to see on every visit, and you never know who might decide to give an impromptu performance!

Non-members welcome by reservation made online, on the phone or by email. Subject to availability.

Pre-theatre Menu 5pm - 7pm - 2 courses for £15

By securing a restaurant reservation, you and your guests are granted temporary membership to The Phoenix Artist Club for the duration of your visit.

Winner Best Late Night Spot in Covent Garden & The Strand Time Out 2018
Winner Best Club & Bar at Time Out Awards 2015 & 2016 Restaurant of the Year FSB Awards 2016

Celebrity Head Chef, Robert Kusy only uses the freshest locally sourced, responsibly farmed produce.

Cuisine: European, British, Child Friendly, Cocktails, Contemporary, Dessert, International, Piano Bar, Set Menu, Wine Bar
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

Had a birthday dinner here with 10 people. Service was terribly slow even though the restaurant was not busy at all (4-5 tables maximum). Between being seated and receiving our mains it was nearly 2 hours. The staff left our table unattended for 45 mins, we had to wave down a waiter for more water/wine. Food was fine, albeit bland, but the wine was cheap and we enjoyed the show tunes from the man on the piano.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

Loved it. Food was very nice and good portions and a lovely ambience. Have already recommended it to friends.

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Visited On Wednesday, 06 February 2019

Staff hugely welcoming and really professional. The food and service were better than most. Our waitress was exceptional. Got us out 15 mins before showtime. The room is wonderful. Perfect pre-show setup - could not ask for more. Thank you

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Visited On Friday, 01 February 2019

Wonderful start to our evening at the theatre seeing the amazing Come From Away. Delicious food and great staff. Planning another visit.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 January 2019

Great pre theatre get together. Thank you!

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 January 2019

The chicken Kiev is the best that I’ve ever eaten.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 January 2019

When we arrived for our meal booking there was an issue that meant we couldn't get the table straightaway. The restaurant manager was extremely apologetic and compensated us with a complimentary drink. We were very happy to feel well cared for, and all the staff were charming. I really enjoy coming to the phoenix artists club, and recommend it to many people. Thank you for a wonderful evening.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 January 2019

Wonderful atmosphere, great service and really good food. A fabulous first evening eating at the Phoenix. We'll be back!

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

Think the Phoenix is a place just for drinks? Think again! We did but thought we’d check it out for dinner. When we arrived the doorman knew my name as soon a I said we had a reservation, we got downstairs and the staff immediately Guessed my name and showed us to the only empty table in the house. The place was really busy, turns out Friday night they have 2 live pianists playing everything from Billy Joel to show tunes and it is pretty raucous! I think we were the only people coming for dinner which felt slightly weird but we didn’t regret it one bit. We both had a marinated lamb rump with figs and garlic yoghurt and veg and it was cooked beautifully and totally delicious. A bottle of wine and desert later we were singing along with the rest of the club. The atmosphere was fantastic and so entertaining, not one for those looking for a quiet romantic conversation but definitely fun. I’ve always loved the Phoenix as a bar but now it’s definitely in my ‘places to have dinner in soho’ list. You should add it to yours too.

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Visited On Friday, 18 January 2019

Fantastic food, great value for money.

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Visited On Thursday, 17 January 2019

Truly dreadful. Service awful. Ate there before concert at Phoenix Theatre. Ordered two course evening supper. Had to endure a full fifty minute wait between starter and main course. Only served after searching out and complaining to three different members of restaurant staff. Utterly clueless. A place to avoid.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 January 2019

I brought two friends who said "What a discovery!!" Nice the way we were offered a table in back room as we wanted to chat without music too loud. Nice, interesting menu, cooked well. Slightly too many inquiries re how was our meal, from three different staff. But overall it's excellent value for money and a great atmosphere. A London gem.

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Visited On Thursday, 03 January 2019

Excellent food and entertainment.

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Visited On Friday, 28 December 2018

Booked having looked at reviews for places with entertainment in London. Had one of our best evenings in the city here. The food was very tasty, the service was great. what made the evening really memorable was the duelling piano entertainment - a couple of hours of singing along to greats tunes. thanks all - will definitely recommend and come again

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Great!! We comeback as we are back on citytrip in London. Delicious experience, compliments to the chef en dining the food!! Grtz. Sam & Joyce Belgium

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Another fabulous night at one of our much loved places to wind down. Thank you to ALL the wonderful staff who worked so hard to make our evening so enjoyable. The music and food were fantastic!!

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Visited On Friday, 21 December 2018

Great food, great services!

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Visited On Thursday, 20 December 2018

Great food at very reasonable prices. Unique venue in the West End.

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 December 2018

I love this place. It was very noisy that night and the staff were overworked but it is after all the holiday season. The food is always good and the people there the best.

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Visited On Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Lovely evening, thank you

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Visited On Thursday, 13 December 2018

Amazing place for a pre/post theatre meal - or a great al a carte menu. So well looked after and food was amazing especially for the price. Main bar was busy with a booking so staff moved us into the restaurant space - thinking about our welfare from the start. Thank you Phoenix Team Then came back after show for nightcap and ended up staying till 12:30pm Fantastic

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Visited On Saturday, 08 December 2018

Great menu, service and food was delicious. Loved our time here again. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 24 November 2018

We had an absolutely amazing evening thank you xx

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Visited On Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Booked pre theatre menu, fantastic atmosphere, great food - Perfect1

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Visited On Wednesday, 07 November 2018

Fun venue for either in house entertainment or for the theatre upstairs. Timely service was appreciated

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