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The best Italian restaurants in Covent Garden.


Dylan Mitchell

Covent Garden is such a beautiful place to visit. For sightseeing and shopping, it’s one of the best hotspots in London. But did you know that it’s also famous for its food? There are all kinds of cuisines in Covent Garden, which makes it difficult to decide what to eat. However, if you’re feeling peckish for a spot of Italian food, you’re in luck. Continue reading this helpful guide to find the best Italian restaurants in Covent Garden and enjoy a beautiful meal in the capital.

Italian restaurants in Covent Garden

At tastecard, we love Italian food! From pasta and pizza to seafood and more, it’s one of our favourite cuisines. Whenever we’re in Covent Garden, we’re spoiled for choice due to the number of high-quality Italian restaurants in the area. Here’s a selection of our favourites we think you’ll love:

  • Bella Italia

  • Giotto Ristorante Italiano

  • Sophie’s Italian

  • Pizza Hut

  • Isolabella

Bella Italia kids dishes

Bella Italia.

If you’re looking for restaurant deals in Covent Garden, you can never go wrong with an Italian restaurant. Fortunately, there is Bella Italia. This big-name branded restaurant serves the most delicious and authentic Italian food you can think of. Pastas, pizzas and everything in between are made with care and detail with only the freshest ingredients.

Giotto Restaurant Camden

Giotto Ristorante Italiano.

Found on New Oxford Street in the heart of London is one of the finest Italian restaurants in the city. Giotto Ristorante Italiano is home to authentic Italian cuisine made from the finest and freshest ingredients. Whether you’re itching for a carbonara or dying for a pizza, you’ll enjoy the fantastic dishes available here.

Sophie's Italian London

Sophie’s Italian.

Sitting just a short walk from the beautiful and picturesque Russell Square, you'll find Sophie’s Italian. This stunning little restaurant is one of the best Italian restaurants near Covent Garden. Their menu draws inspiration from Italy’s diverse regions and revolves around a classic Italian kitchen, focussing on quality and seasonal ingredients. So, if you’re looking for a taste of authentic Italian dishes, this is the place for you.

Pizza Hut Ice Cream station

Pizza Hut.

After a long day of sightseeing in London, it’s perfectly reasonable to want to devour some pizza. Fortunately for you, there is a perfect place for that... Pizza Hut. Whether you’re on your own, with your partner, children or out with friends, Pizza Hut is an ideal stop-off to enjoy some fantastic food. Get stuck in at the unlimited salad bar, but don’t fill up because you’ll spoil your dinner! Pick a pizza covered in all kinds of toppings and finish the meal with a delicious bowl of ice cream out of the ice cream station, or pick a hot dessert dish. For easy, delicious Italian food, you can’t go wrong here.

Isolabella London


The final stop on our journey through the best Italian restaurants in Covent Garden is Isolabella. All dishes here are carefully prepared with choices ranging from fresh fish to pasta, meat and shellfish. All are prepared with the freshest ingredients and arrive at your table in a beautiful, presentable manner. Isolabella also boasts a specially chosen selection of wines from several regions of Italy to round off each dining experience wonderfully.

Images sourced directly from partners and/or their Instagram accounts. All restaurants available on tastecard at the time of publishing.

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