The Portrait Restaurant & Bar  

 
 
ADDRESS
, National Portrait Gallery, Soho, St Martins Place, London WC2H 0HE
 
 
OPENING TIMES
Sunday to Wednesday: 10:00 - 11:15 & 12:00 - 14:45 & 15:30 - 16:00. Thursday to Saturday: 10:00 - 11:15 & 12:00 - 14:45 & 15:30 - 16:00 & 17:30 - 20:15.
 
PRICES
Average main course price: £15
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Book Of Mormon
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st January 2016 to 1st April 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, Coventry Street, W1D | 1 minute from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Creators of Southpark (Trey Parker and Matt Stone) have turned their satirical eyes to the cheery world of musicals. With a helping hand from the composer ...More
 
 
 
99 Club Leicester Square
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Saturday 6th May 2017 - 8.30pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, Leicester Place, Leicester Square, Leicester Square, WC2H | 1 minute from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Dry and cynical humour from stand-up and self-confessed pessimist Mike Gunn. Plus Bob Mills and Paul Tonkinson....More
 
 
 
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Cezanne Portraits
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th October 2017 to 11th February 2018
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
In a major new exhibition, The National Gallery brings together more than 50 CĂ©zanne Portraits from collections across the world for the first time, with some ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 23rd March to 18th June 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The National Portrait Gallery presents Howard Hodgkin: Absent Friends, the first exhibition of portraits by the leading British artist. Hodgkin's paintings are not related to what ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Antony Gormley: Object
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 7th September 2016 to 7th September 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
A life-size cast-iron sculpture by Antony Gormley has been dramatically suspended from the ceiling of the Ondaatje Wing Main Hall of the National Portrait Gallery, visible ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Luc Tuymans: Glasses
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 4th October 2016 to 2nd April 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, Mayfair, London WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
"Glasses bring a kind of distortion to the face," says Antwerp-based artist, Luc Tuymans, whose paintings of spectacle wearing sitters go on display at National Portrait ...More
 
 
 
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BP Portrait Award 2017
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 22nd June to 24th September 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The increasingly popular BP Portrait Award returns for a 38th year at the National Portrait Gallery. The highly successful annual ...More
 
 
 
Gillian Wearing And Claude Cahun: Behind The Mask, Another Mask
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th March to 29th May 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The National Portrait Gallery brings together the work of French surrealist Claude Cahun and British contemporary artist Gillian Wearing for the first time this March for ...More
 
 
 
Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 13th April 2017 - 6pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Take advantage of the Gallery's late opening and enjoy DJ Eddie's set and a drink at our pop-up bar....More
 
 
 
Guest DJ: John Sizzle
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 20th April 2017 - 6pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The drag artist and DJ, John, will be spinning a selection of music in the gallery as part of the Late Shift programme. Music will be ...More
 
 
 
Joao Loureiro
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 31st March 2017 - 6.30pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The Portuguese guitarist performs a programme of original music taking inspiration from his childhood and family....More
 
 
 
Matshidiso
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 21st April 2017 - 6.30pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The classically trained pianist, composer, arranger and singer-songwriter performs her own music inspired by folk, hip-hop and singer-songwriters of the 1970s....More
 
 
 
Concert Theatre: The Tenant
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 28th April 2017 - 6.30pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
A reimagining of Anne Bronte's The Tenant of Wildfell Hall through live classical music played on the piano and performance....More
 
 
 
Guest DJ: Timberlina
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 6th April 2017 - 6pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, St Martin's Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The performance artist mixes a range of genres and music from across the ages including spoken word, classical, jazz, hip hop, word, prog rock, new wave, ...More
 
 
 
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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd February to 27th May 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 6 Panton Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Imelda Staunton returns to the West End after her triumphant and Olivier Award-winning performance as Mama Rose in Gypsy to star opposite Conleth Hill in a ...More
 
 
 
Hamlet
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 9th June to 2nd September 2017 - Various Times
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 6 Panton Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Almeida Associate Director Robert Icke directs Andrew Scott in the title role of Shakespeare's gut-wrenching tragedy about the Prince of Denmark's tragic fall in the aftermath ...More
 
 
 
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Sand in the Sandwiches
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 30th May to 3rd Jun 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, Haymarket, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Award-winning actor Edward Fox, whose distinguished career includes roles in Oscar winning film Ghandi and Oh! What a Lovely War, stars in Hugh Whitemore's celebration of ...More
 
 
 
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Edward Albee's The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia?
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th March to 24th June 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, Haymarket, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Damian Lewis returns to the West End this March to star in Edward Albee's The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia? The Tony Award-winning play follows Martin, ...More
 
 
 
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Queen Anne
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 30th June to 30th September 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, Haymarket, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Romola Garai stars as Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough alongside Emma Cunniffe as Queen Anne in the West End transfer of the Royal Shakespeare Company's staging of ...More
 
 
 
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Tape Face
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 6th June to 22nd July 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The Boy With Tape On His Face returns with his new show, Tape Face, and serves up a Neapolitan ice cream of genres: mime with noise, ...More
 
 
 
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Gangsta Granny
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th July to 3rd September 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Neil Foster adapts the popular children's book Gangsta Granny by David Walliams for the stage in 2017. Transferring to the Garrick Theatre for a limited summer ...More
 
 
 
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The Miser
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st March to 3rd June 2017
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Griff Rhys Jones takes the title role and comedian Lee Mack stars in a major revival of Moliere's classic comedy The Miser with Sean Foley directing ...More
 
 
 
The Cutting Edge
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Tuesday 25th April 2017 - 8pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 1a Oxendon Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Gags, storytelling and improvisations from New Zealand stand-up Jarred Christmas as he shares rants and observations about the trials of everyday life. Plus Imran Yusuf, Alistair ...More
 
 
 
Comedy Store Players
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Wednesday 5th April 2017 - 8pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 1a Oxendon Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Improvisational humour from Josie Lawrence, Richard Vranch, Andy Smart, Niall Ashdown, Pippa Evans and Steve Steen....More
 
 
 
The Best In Stand Up
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Thursday 20th April 2017 - 8pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 1a Oxendon Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Dry and cynical humour from stand-up and self-confessed pessimist Mike Gunn. Plus Alex Boardman, Nathan Caton, John Lynn, MC Jarred Christmas and open spots....More
 
 
 
West End Magic
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 14th October 2017 - 3.30pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 6 Leicester Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
A series of performances by magicians, including the award-winning magic & illusions of Oliver Tabor....More
 
 
 
King Gong
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 24th April 2017 - 8pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 1a Oxendon Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
Up-and-coming stand-ups and members of the public pit their material against the gong. With Jarred Christmas as gongmeister....More
 
 
 
Standard Issue Stands Up For Rape Crisis
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 3rd April 2017 - 7.30pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 1a Oxendon Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
A night of laughter in aid of the charity, with Sarah Millican, Richard Herring, Zoe Lyons, Sara Pascoe, Romesh Ranganathan, Katherine Ryan and Tom Allen with ...More
 
 
 
Bob Mortimer & Andy Dawson's Athletico Mince Live
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 17th April 2017 at 7pm and 9pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 6 Leicester Place, WC2H | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
The popular duo bring their hit comedy podcast to the stage, with songs, stories and tongue-in-cheek antics....More
 
 
 
Piccadilly Comedy Club
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 28th, 29th and 30th April 2017 - 8pm
The Portrait Restaurant & Bar, 7 Oxendon Street, SW1Y | 2 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar
With Nathan Caton, Yuriko Kotani, Darius Davies, Masoud Nokhas and MC Mike Manera....More
 
 
 
 
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Royal Opera: Madama Butterfly
Concerts | Until 25th April 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Antonio Pappano and Renato Balsadonna conduct two great casts led by Ermonela Jaho and Ana Maria Martinez in Puccini's famous ...More

42nd Street
Theatre | Until 22nd July 2017 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Broadway comes to the West End in 2017 with classic musical 42nd Street. Replacing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the ...More

Stepping Out
Stepping Out
Theatre | Until 17th June 2017 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Amanda Holden, Angela Griffin, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Tamzin Outhwaite and Nicola Stephenson star in Richard Harris' bittersweet comedy drama, Stepping Out, ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 15th October 2017 

Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
Limehouse
Limehouse
Theatre | Until 15th April 2017 

The Donmar Warehouse 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

A thrilling new drama by Steve Waters, Limehouse fictionalises a power struggle at the heart of British politics in 1981 ...More

 
The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong
Theatre | Until 10th September 2017 

Duchess Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

 
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Theatre | Until 14th October 2017 

Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

 
The Wipers Times
Theatre | Until 13th May 2017 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Following a successful tour, Ian Hislop and Nick Hewman's The Wipers Times transfers to the West End this March to ...More

School of Rock
School of Rock
Theatre | Until 28th May 2017 

New London Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Portrait Restaurant & Bar

Students at a prestigious prep school "stick it to the man" with encouragement from their substitute teacher - wannabe rock ...More

 

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Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
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Apollo Theatre

Following his critical acclaimed staging of A Streetcar Named Desire, director Benedict Andrews tackles Tennessee ...More

 
Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories
Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories
Exhibitions | From 25th February 

V & A Museum of Childhood

Free exhibition documenting the life of War Horse ...More

 
Ian McKellen: Shakespeare, Tolkien, Others & You
Ian McKellen: Shakespeare, Tolkien, Others & You
Theatre | From 9th July 

Park Theatre

Star of stage and screen Sir Ian McKellen ...More

 
64 Bits: An exhibition of the Web's lost past
64 Bits: An exhibition of the Web's lost past
Exhibitions | Until 21st April 

Here East Olympic Park

Here East is giving you the chance to ...More

 
Cocktails In The City - Spring Edition
Foodie Events | Until 1st April 

One Marylebone

Gathering the world's finest barmen and mixologists, from the city's 5 star hotels to its hidden basement bars, Cocktails In The City brings together a selection of London's ...More

The Big Egg Hunt at Pop Brixton
The Big Egg Hunt at Pop Brixton
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Easter Weekend is the perfect excuse for a ...More

 
The Luna Cinema: Crystal Palace Park
Film Events | From 24th June 

Crystal Palace Park

The Luna Cinema comes to Crystal Palace Park for one weekend in June....More

The Luna Cinema - Victoria Embankment Gardens - Dreamgirls
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Film Events | On 14th June 

Victoria Embankment Gardens

Victoria Embankment Gardens becomes an outdoor cinema at ...More

 
The Luna Cinema - Victoria Embankment Gardens - Big
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Film Events | On 21st June 

Victoria Embankment Gardens

Victoria Embankment Gardens becomes an outdoor cinema at ...More

 
The Luna Cinema - Victoria Embankment Gardens - The Princess Bride
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Film Events | From 2nd August 

Victoria Embankment Gardens

Victoria Embankment Gardens becomes an outdoor cinema at ...More

 
Ealing Filmworks
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In December 2016 construction of the Ealing Filmworks development began confirming the long-awaited cinema, operated ...More

 
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Following a successful pop-up restaurant in a shipping container in London Fields, Daniel Wilson and ...More

 
The Commercial
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Herne Hill pub blending the relaxed vibe of nearby Dulwich Village and the party feel ...More

 
Rick Stein, Barnes
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Rick Stein, famous for his fish restaurants, comes to the capital for the first time, ...More

 
Vintage Borough
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Overlooking London's historic Borough Market, Vintage Borough restaurant serves guests small European plates and sharing ...More

 
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Friends Matt who runs The White Horse pub in Brixton and Louis who works for ...More

 
Lupins
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Named after the English garden flower, Lupins is a fusion of British and global flavours ...More

 
Comptoir Cafe & Wine
Comptoir Cafe & Wine
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Smart yet informal all-day cafe, bar and wine shop with around 1,000 wines from all ...More

 
Trawler Trash
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Originally home to the oldest fish and chip shop in London, Trawler Trash on Islington's Upper Street is re-invigorating the great British tradition....More

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Japanese restaurant Machiya is by the people behind critically acclaimed Kanada-Ya....More

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Imelda Staunton stars in two London stage shows in 2017, David Tennant and Damian Lewis ...More

 
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