Being in the heart of London has its pluses and minuses! Where do you go for a pre theatre drink or snack and indeed when the “fat lady has sung”!! – the show is over. The Criterion Theatre is certainly well placed. Some suggestions with price comparisons as at 21 May 2014:
Brasserie Zedel 20 Sherwood Street London
Tel: 0207 734 4888
This is a Brasserie, Bar, Cabaret and Cafe Venue almost on the doorstep of The Criterion. The website has full updated details of the all the menus and entertainment on offer. American style bar with Art Deco cafe – its a great find. Dont be fooled by the size of the cafe on entering up the side street, this place is like a tardis!
Cappucino £2.50/ Wine 125ml from £3.40/ Ham and Cheese Baguette £4.25
Le Meridien 21 Piccadilly London W1J OBH
Tel: 020 7734 8000
A fine example of Regency architecture, this hotel is within easy walking distance of all Londons’ cultural attractions. Enjoy a simple cup of tea to a luxury stayover in this landmark hotel boasting one of the largest indoor swimming pools in London.
Cappucino £4.00/ Cocktail from £12.00/ Ham and Brie Panini £8.00
San Carlo cicchetti 215 Piccadilly London W1J 9HL
Tel: 020 749 9435
Cicchetti translates as small plates. A delicious, variety of seasonal dishes are available at this vibrant, lively, very smooth Italian Restaurant well placed on Piccadilly for a visit pre or post Criterion!
Dishes from £2.95 – £25.00