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Portrait Restaurant and Bar

Portrait Restaurant and Bar

Portrait Restaurant and Bar

Welcome to the Portrait Restaurant and Bar, one of London's most desirable dining venues

Breathtaking by day and dramatic by night, the Portrait Restaurant's celebrated view stretches from Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square down Whitehall to the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye.

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Exhibition Ticket Packages

Enjoy tickets to the current exhibitions included in one of our specially selected dining packages.

Inspired by the jewel-like colours and rich detail of Pre-Raphaelite works, we have devised a luscious tea menu full of bold, natural flavours, from lavender and lime to truffle and coffee. You’ll enjoy the full traditional meal of sandwiches, home-baked scones (with jam and clotted cream, of course), and our pastry chefs’ gorgeous selection of fancies – all accompanied by stunning rooftop views of Westminster.

To book both your table and exhibition ticket, contact the Portrait Restaurant directly on 020 7312 2490.

View the menu and book

Valentine’s Evening

What better place to enjoy the most romantic night of the year than at the Portrait Restaurant, where splendid views and wonderful cooking make the perfect marriage. We are opening specially on the evening of Friday 14 and Saturday 15 February to present a sumptuous menu of seasonal ingredients. Secure your table today by booking below.

Valentine's Menu
Please note this is the only available menu after 18.30 onward between 14-15 February 2020.

How to book

To reserve your table please book below or call 020 7312 2490. The Portrait Restaurant and Gallery spaces are all available for exclusive hire.

To reserve your table please use booking tool on the right or call 020 7312 2490. The Portrait Restaurant and Gallery spaces are all available for exclusive hire.

Terms and Conditions

Portrait Restaurant opening hours

Brunch: Monday-Sunday, 10:00-11:30
Lunch: Monday-Sunday, 11:45-15:00
Afternoon Tea: Monday-Sunday, 15:30-16:30
Pre Theatre: Thursday, Friday & Saturday evenings, 17:30-18:30 2 courses - £22.00 per person or 3 courses - £25.00 per person
Dinner: Thursday, Friday & Saturday 18:30 - 20:00 (last order 20.30 and building closure time 22.30)

Dinner on Thursdays and Saturdays
Please be advised that reservations for Thursday and Saturday evenings can only be made 6 weeks in advance. Entrance to The Portrait Restaurant on Thursday & Saturday evenings after 17.30 is via Orange Street (see map).

Terms and Conditions

Restaurant Vouchers

Delight friends, family and colleagues by introducing them to your favourite Gallery restaurant and its superb rooftop views. A Portrait Restaurant gift voucher makes a delectable present, company incentive or raffle prize. Choose a champagne afternoon tea for two, or a general restaurant voucher for your preferred denomination.

Just a cuppa?

The Portrait Café, is on Floor -3, is a cosy sky-lit spot for light meals and scrumptious cakes, fine teas and hand-roasted coffees. Treat yourself to our famous shortbread or round brownies, perfect with an espresso or cup of tea before heading home.