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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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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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"
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Reviewed yesterday

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
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This was a special occasion for my partner on her birthday, in truth we didn't know what to expect and neither of us were great opera aficionados but wow! fabulous design, lovely ambiance and fantastic service which you realise is even more exemplary when you...More

1  Thank Steppin-owt
jpmaurel, Public Relations Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Dear Steppin-owt, Many thanks for choosing us for such a special occasion and we are delighted to hear how much you and your partner enjoyed your opera dining experience. We pride ourselves on serving exquisite food served by professional opera singers – and it is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you and your friends (or partner) are opera buffs and appreciate good food in the presence of staff who are highly skilled in opera performances then this place is for you! I would highly recommend it, the food was spectacular and all the performing...More

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

Hi Sameer S, Firstly, we would like to thank you for taking the time to share this review with the TripAdvisor community! We are delighted to note your recommendation for others users and even more so to know that you enjoyed your evening of musical...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended as being different as the waiters and waitresses are opera singers . It was full on a Wednesday evening ( menu £ 10 cheaper ). The service and attention was excellent . However , the food was certainly not fine French...More

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

Hi Jeremyker, Thank you for taking the time to review us, it's great to know that you enjoyed the performances and service of Bel Canto! We are sorry to know that your dishes did not live up to expectations. As you can see from previous...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say ? Amazing!!! This restaurant provides delicious food and wine which can’t be faulted. I must say that my desert- sticky toffee pudding was the best I have ever tasted ! Bel Canto is a French restaurant tastefully decorated with a live...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really a unique experience for London dining. Throughout the night every 15 minutes the waiters/waitresses break out into beautifully entrancing opera performances and engage with the audience. The tone of the room is set perfectly and the food is a nice blend of...More

Thank Celia_Beef
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Celia_Bouss, Many thanks for taking the time to review us. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed all aspects of your visit, from performances to food to overall experience! :) We appreciate your kind words and recommendations for other TripAdvisor members and hope...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We found this restaurant through Groupon. It was a very pleasant surprise. The reception was friendly, the atmosphere was great and the food excellent. Admitted, you end up pretty quickly in supplementary costs, but it was worth it. And the highlight of course was the...More

Thank Peter2513
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Peter2513, Many thanks for taking the time to review us! We're glad to hear that you were pleasantly surprised by your visit to Bel Canto! We will always do our best to make sure the atmosphere is fun and friendly :) We appreciate you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here a week ago - a special dinner as it was her birthday. We combined it with an overnight stay at the Corus hotel. The hotel and Bel Canto offer an excellent deal which we would heartily recommend. It's...More

Thank vacator42
jpmaurel, Manager at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi vacator42, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are delighted to have been made part of your wife's birthday celebrations and hope that we made it a memorable one for you both. You're kind words mean a lot to us here...More

Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

I just love going to Bel Canto. Was there last this year January and returning again in March. The ambience and atmosphere were amazing. The beautiful Operatic voices were impressive. It has the wow factor and friends are always bowled over when I take them...More

Thank 620jennifer
jpmaurel, Owner at Bel Canto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi 620jennifer, Thank you for sharing this lovely review with the TripAdvisor community! It is so wonderful to hear we have the "wow factor" and that you were pleased with everything from the atmosphere to performances! We look forward to seeing you in March! Kind...More

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10 October 2017|
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Response from BrondesburyPark | Property representative |
Our dress code is smart/casual.
18 March 2017|
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!
7 March 2017|
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Response from BrondesburyPark | Property representative |
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
  • Value
Average prices
USD 70 - USD 140
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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
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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