Best Places in the West End
Royal Opera House is one of Best Places in the West End.

1. Royal Opera House

9.5
Bow St. (Floral St), London, Greater London
Opera House · City of Westminster · 119 tips and reviews

London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra: Home of the Royal Opera and Royal Ballet. Prestigious productions, but tickets at all prices. Also lunchtime recitals and smaller productions in the Linbury Studio.

English National Opera at the London Coliseum is one of Best Places in the West End.

2. English National Opera at the London Coliseum

9.1
St Martin's Ln, London, Greater London
Opera House · Leicester Square · 44 tips and reviews

Howard L.Howard Lake: Queue for returns and get to see the UK's best English-language opera. Read more.

Royal Festival Hall is one of Best Places in the West End.

3. Royal Festival Hall

9.1
Southbank Centre (Belvedere Rd), London, Greater London
Concert Hall · London · 128 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Top tip. Head right on up to the top floor for gorgeous balcony views and lots of tables for freelancer types.

English National Opera at the London Coliseum is one of Best Places in the West End.

4. English National Opera at the London Coliseum

9.1
St Martin's Ln, London, Greater London
Opera House · Leicester Square · 44 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Spot the Stars!! :)

English National Opera at the London Coliseum is one of Best Places in the West End.

5. English National Opera at the London Coliseum

9.1
St Martin's Ln, London, Greater London
Opera House · Leicester Square · 44 tips and reviews

London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra: Home of English National Opera, whose productions are sung in English. Fantastic new works as well as all the favourites!

Starbucks is one of Best Places in the West End.

6. Starbucks

6.3
442 Strand (at Charing Cross), London, Greater London
Coffee Shop · Charing Cross · 25 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Get the Christmas Drinks in the Red Cups!! It's Father Christmas' Season again!!

Covent Garden is one of Best Places in the West End.

7. Covent Garden

London, Greater London
Neighborhood · 204 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: I'd check out the street theatre! Always great fun!

Covent Garden Market is one of Best Places in the West End.

8. Covent Garden Market

9.3
The Piazza, London, Greater London
Market · City of Westminster · 228 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Some amazing crafts to be bought, but some awful junk, too!!

Cybercandy is one of Best Places in the West End.

9. Cybercandy

6.9
3 Garrick St, Covent Garden, Greater London
Candy Store · City of Westminster · 29 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Mountain Dew can be bought by the CASE. Win.

Leicester Square is one of Best Places in the West End.

10. Leicester Square

8.9
Leicester Sq, London, Greater London
Plaza · Leicester Square · 233 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Film Premieres, Casinos, Cheap and Nice Food!! Just beware of the cinema prices!! (There's a much cheaper one just round the corner!)

Trafalgar Square is one of Best Places in the West End.

11. Trafalgar Square

9.4
Trafalgar Sq, London, Greater London
Plaza · Piccadilly · 454 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Great for tourists and there's always something going on!

Chinatown is one of Best Places in the West End.

12. Chinatown

London, Greater London
Neighborhood · 114 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: Always smells like lovely chinese food!

Ben's Cookies is one of Best Places in the West End.

13. Ben's Cookies

9.3
13a The Piazza (Covent Garden), London, Greater London
Bakery · City of Westminster · 56 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: AMAZING! All melty in the middle!!

St. Paul's Church is one of Best Places in the West End.

14. St. Paul's Church

Covent Garden, London, Greater London
Church · City of Westminster · 18 tips and reviews

David I.David Ireland: This is a wonderfully peaceful area literally on the edge of Covent Garden. Beautiful Church and you'd never know it was there! Always nice to visit it or the gardens to get away from the loud crowds!