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The good old days under Charring Cross!!

Been here several times as a guest and always thoroughly enjoy it. Act, often famous, come here to... read more

Reviewed November 21, 2016
Roger G
Lightwater, United Kingdom
Everyone loves a show tune belted out with a grand piano

Excellent atmosphere in the bar and great for post show drinks. Lively show tunes being belted out... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2014
London, United Kingdom
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Nov 21, 2016
“The good old days under Charring Cross!!”
Apr 19, 2014
“Everyone loves a show tune belted out with a grand piano”
Players' Theatre is known for Victorian-era performances with lots of audience participation.
The Arches Villiers St. Strand | Wc2, London, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
+44 20 7839 1134
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Reviewed November 21, 2016

Been here several times as a guest and always thoroughly enjoy it. Act, often famous, come here to perform in this small theatre. True variety!!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Roger G
Reviewed April 19, 2014

Excellent atmosphere in the bar and great for post show drinks. Lively show tunes being belted out by the pianist on the grand piano, what is not to love about this? Not the place if you want something swankier but good for fun.

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed September 24, 2013

The small restaurant area is tagged on at the end of the bar. Frankly, it is not very inspiring. But the food was surprisingly good. We had Prawn cocktail (haven't had one for ages!) and a delicious Ham Hock salad - the portions are fairly...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Reviewed July 27, 2013

they saying with every laughter one adds one day to one's life,....watching the One Man, Two Guvnors adds easily a year to your life! I must admit it is hilarious , exceptionally humorous , beautifully acted and in all something to be seen,...! What a...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Mehri13
Reviewed March 8, 2013 via mobile

This place is so lovely. It has a personality of its own, the theatre has some great shows. I especially love the restaurant and bar, their prices are modest, for quality food and wines, if your watching your purse stings instead of champaign , they...More

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Reviewed November 26, 2012

I was taken by friends to see La Boheme, sung in English at the players theatre under the arches at charing cross. we started off with supper in the the Players kitchen, incredibly good value at £12 for 2 courses. Had the terrine of ham...More

Date of experience: November 2012
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Reviewed November 25, 2011

we went to the piano bar and had a great end to a great evening the staff were very efficiant especialy Michael ? he rememembered our order after we placed the 1st one a sighn of a good barperson

Date of experience: November 2011
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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