RestaurantsLondonCovent GardenWC2E

survey result

Summary

£67
  £££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Cosily atmospheric”, with a “stylish theatrical ambience”, this little sister of Kitty Fisher’s in Shepherd Market (both are named after historical courtesans) is “particularly welcome in Covent Garden”. There’s a “delicious short menu” of “sophisticated British comfort food”, and “efficient but personal service which creates a warmish glow”. Top Tips: “the chips are to die for” and the kitchen “does rose veal like nowhere else”.

Summary

£66
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“One of the more individual, thoughtful places opening up in Covent Garden” – this “lively”, “very enjoyable little sister of Kitty Fisher” opened in mid-2018, and inspires many reports of “simple, luxurious food” from “an incredibly attractive menu” of “delicious, little, sharing bites”. “Decent-without-being-exceptional” is another school of opinion on the cooking, though, and middling ratings overall take into account seating that’s “so cramped” and service that’s “at times, pushy, brisk and hurried”. Top Tip – “I’m not sure what they did to the chips but they transcended any normal form of potato – order a bowl each as you won’t want to share!”

Summary

£66
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“One of the more individual, thoughtful places opening up in Covent Garden” – this “lively”, “very enjoyable little sister of Kitty Fisher” opened in mid-2018, and inspires many reports of “simple, luxurious food” from “an incredibly attractive menu” of “delicious, little, sharing bites”. “Decent-without-being-exceptional” is another school of opinion on the cooking, though, and middling ratings overall take into account seating that’s “so cramped” and service that’s “at times, pushy, brisk and hurried”. Top Tip – “I’m not sure what they did to the chips but they transcended any normal form of potato – order a bowl each as you won’t want to share!”

Summary

The trio behind Shepherd Market’s quirky hit Kitty Fisher’s (Tom Mullion, Tim Steel and Oliver Milburn) backed up their Mayfair success with this mid-Summer 2018 opening in Covent Garden, which – like its sister – is named for a well-known British-born courtesan.

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Cora Pearl Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Cora Pearl Restaurant in WC2E, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Cora Pearl restaurant.
Matt E
Nice place. Lovely staff serving decent foo...
Reviewed 9 months, 21 days ago

"Nice place. Lovely staff serving decent food (and an exccellent bloody mary), albeit from a limited menu. "

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Pretheatre £23.00 £27.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£8.50 £25.00 £5.00 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £30.00
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Bread £3.50
Service 1.50%
30 Henrietta Street, London, WC2E 8NA
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑3:30 pm

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