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Bel Canto Restaurant

67 Bayswater Road | Corus Hotel Hyde Park, London W2 3PN, England
+44 20 7262 1678
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
67 Bayswater Road | Corus Hotel Hyde Park, London W2 3PN, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Bel Canto Restaurant
1. Opera Singing
"the singing brought tears to my eyes"
Haley H
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2. Fine Dining
" In addition, the food is excellent."
Richard R
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3. Unique Experience
"This is a must in London all of this for a price of a theatre ticket"
sueman1
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great experience, attended as a group for a special celebration and were not let down in any way. Good food, great entertainment and overall a great night out. I think it represents value for money.

Thank dmarti32
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi dmarti32, Thank you for taking the time to review us and for making us a part of your special celebration! We're delighted you and your group enjoyed your evening with us and we hope you will visit us again soon! Kind regards, Bel Canto

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a Groupon voucher for a meal for two, with wine & sides at an additional cost. The dining experience was pleasant, with staff surprising us with wonderful opera singing every 15 minutes. It was surprising how quickly the time went before the next...More

Thank Pokumon_London
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Pokumon_London Thank you for taking the time to review us! We're delighted you enjoyed dining with us! You know what they say, time flies when you're having fun! We have also taken your suggestion on board and appreciate you sharing your thoughts with us!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought the service (our waiter in particular) was outstanding, the performers wonderful, the menu good but expensive (a large mark-up on largely cheap ingredients cooked and presented well) Good chips! It was a friends hen do and the singers very sweetly sang a love...More

Thank Briggsy72
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Briggsy72, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We're delighted that you chose to celebrate the hen do with us and even more to know how much you all enjoyed it! Our prices are a reflection of the quality of ingredients used...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our evening so much - the food was excellent, the staff friendly,professional and accommodating with quick service - and the singing was absolutely fantastic. In fact so good we have bought a gift for some family members so they can experience something different...More

Thank emacdwilliams
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi emacdwilliams, Thank you for sharing this lovely review! It's so wonderful to know that you enjoyed your evening completely and even more to know that you will be sharing the experience with family members! We hope to see you again soon, Kind regards Bel...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My annual, or occasionally biannual, 500 mile round trip, visit to Bel Canto took place this Saturday 7th April. If I have any complaints about this place it is actually being able to get a table. The Bel Canto experience is so good that there...More

Thank ThePilgrim2014
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ThePilgrim2014, Many thanks for taking the time to share this fabulous review! We are absolutely chuffed that you include us (even biannually) in your 500-mile round trip! We have passed your compliments on to the rest of the Bel Canto who are over the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once again, a phenomenal visit to this fabulous restaurant. The manager is unbeatable and the staff are phenomenal. We had two Tenors, a Baritone and a Mezzo soprano last night. OMG! Probably the one of the best nights of music from our 10 visits in...More

Thank Pete R
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Pete R, Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review! We are absolutely flattered that you are already planning visits both 11 and 12, and it's a joy to know how much you enjoyed each of the performances on the night!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter bought a 2 course meal for myself and husband through buy-a- gift site. Making the reservation was very straightforward. Made very welcome. Staff very courteous. Great atmosphere, especially when the staff took to singing bits of opera accompanied by lovely chap on the...More

Thank eve1104
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Eve1104, Firstly, we would like to thank you for taking the time to review us! We are very happy to know that you enjoyed the performances and the service on the night of your visit! However, we are sorry to know that you were...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent and the staff and entertainment marvelous. You need to be a perfect fool not to go here.

Thank Jack L
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jack L, Thank you for sharing this short but very sweet review! We are delighted you had a marvellous evening and we hope that you will join us again soon! Kind regards, Bel Canto

Reviewed 20 March 2018

I had been to Bel Canto before, a few years so booked a table of 11 for my birthday.. The food was excellent, with the beef fillet being particularly good. The whole evening was a great experience from start to finish, the gorgeous food, brilliant...More

Thank James G
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi James G, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are delighted you returned to us for such a milestone birthday and even more so to know how much you enjoyed your night! We have passed your compliments onto Lucille and Sarah,...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

The food is excellent and the waiting staff are all operatic singers. The timing of the various arias so that it makes the evening flow and the food gets out hot is brilliant. Can't impress on you how superb this place is . Return visit...More

Thank denb450
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi denb450, Many thanks for sharing this great review with the TripAdvisor community! We are delighted you enjoyed the flow of your evening along with the food and performances! We really appreciate your kind recommendations and we look forward to your return visit! Kind regards,...More

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mary186322
10 October 2017|
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Our dress code is smart/casual.
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hemlazera
17 March 2017|
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Response from jpmaurel | Property representative |
Hello, They sing mainly :Verdi,Puccini,Rossini,Bizet,Donizetti......... Pieces of Carmen,Rigoletto,Il barbiere di Sevilla,Don Juan,La Bohème and a lot of other Opera hits! Come and enjoy!
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oksanamorozova
7 March 2017|
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Hello Moe, If this is your first time at Bel Canto I would recommend to book 7pm slot to enjoy more singing. You dont need to worry about vacating your table - you are more than welcome to stay with us untill 11pm if... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$70 - US$140
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Wednesday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Bayswater Road | Corus Hotel Hyde Park, London W2 3PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7262 1678
  • E-mail
Description
Located just a few minutes from Lancaster Gate tube station, Bel Canto is suitable for all events and celebrations including birthdays and romantic evenings. Our opera restaurant attracts everyone from opera enthusiasts to curious tourists and culinary explorers. The classic French menu changes seasonally, and is complemented by a diverse selection of both French and Italian wines. Bel Canto has approximately 60 artists on rotation. Every evening 4 singers and a pianist will perform a variety of arias from celebrated operas. The talented waiting staff will belt out everything from Verdi to Wagner while serving fine French cuisine! During the evening you will receive a glass prosecco to join in with the artists to toast with them for the "Libiamo" of the "Traviatta"! Bel Canto is an intimate Restaurant and is decorated with ruby red wallpaper, ornate opera costumes and crisp white linens. Bel Canto offers truly unique and intimate dining experience - the whole team cannot wait to share with you!
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