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Cote Brasserie - St Martin's Lane

#714 of 18,007 Restaurants in London
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Covent Garden
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50-51 St Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4EA, England
020 7379 9747
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
So good, we went twice!

We couldn't fault the food or the service, we were well looked after but never felt rushed. Our meals were freshly prepared and delicious. The staff were efficient and helpful. Very simple decor, comfortable seats, music at the right level.We had dinner and then lunch the next day, the menu has... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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England
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

We couldn't fault the food or the service, we were well looked after but never felt rushed. Our meals were freshly prepared and delicious. The staff were efficient and helpful. Very simple decor, comfortable seats, music at the right level.We had dinner and then lunch the next day, the menu has something for everyone and is reasonably priced.

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

We chose a simple meal from the set menu - very reasonably priced with minute steak and fries fior main (this was well executed and nice meat too) Staff personable and correct as well as being friendly

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March, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Had a delicious breakfast. Friendly service. Very quiet in restaurant? Perhaps too early for other London visitors. Nice coffee

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

The Cote chain of restaurants in London are all very good.High quality inexpensive French food - I have eaten in four different locations in the past two years and have never been disappointed. The set lunch and pre-dinner menus are particularly good value and my two picky teenagers really like the food. St Martin's lane is loud and buzzy though... More 

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Edinburgh
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

lovely food from a good selection, quickly served up. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff and very busy!

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Island of Malta, Malta
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our evening in Côte, very helpful staff, very good food, good ambiance, reasonably priced for a prime area in London.

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london
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22 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A very warm welcome, attentive waiter and very good food. The waiter was aware that we had tickets for the opera and produced the welcome drink and then the food at a good pace. It is noisy without any soft-furnishings, but it is fine for a not-too serious evening with friends. The portions are good, the dishes are well-prepared and... More 

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Cumnock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Had a few meals here now and can't fault the staff or the food. It must also be said how handsome the men who work here are and of course how pretty the ladies are. Well done to a all concerned.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We enjoyed our evening in Côte , helpful staff, good food or the price. Nice ambiance, reasonably priced for Central London .

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Maesteg, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Visited following a matinee show.We had booked in advance, just as well as there was a queue forming outside.The 3 course pre theatre supper was excellent.The hake was delicious.Service was very good.Will definitely be visiting again.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 50-51 St Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighborhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: 020 7379 9747

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or simply to be among the multitude of people who pass through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking 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 by some impromptu act of a street performer wowing the crowds in Covent Garden's Piazza. If you do have tickets, you'll be pleased to note that many of the local eateries accommodate theatergoers with prix fixe menus, early dinners, and later than usual opening hours. 


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