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The National Dining Rooms

Sainsbury Wing, The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, LONDON, WC2N 5DN

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Overlooking Trafalgar Square from the National Gallery, this sleek all-day operation never struggles to fill its tables, but there's a lot more to the cooking than a simple pit-stop when you're checking out the art. Unfussy modern dishes draw on well-sourced seasonal materials, starting with chargrilled squid with chilli and lime, while a main course of whole lemon sole teamed with buttery brown shrimps and capers is deftly handled; meatier appetites might home in on beer-fed rib-eye steak with braised short rib and roasted bone marrow. It all ends with a comforting classic, apricot bread and butter pudding slathered with marmalade.

Further information

Tel: 020 7747 2525
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Open/closed

Dates closed: 24-26 Dec, 1 Jan
Sunday lunch available.
Days closed for dinner: Sat-Thu

Restaurant information

Cooking type: British
Chef: Gillan Kingstree
Number of seats: 84
Accessible for wheelchairs.
Disabled toilets.
Children welcome.
Children's portions.

 
 
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Nearest station: Charing Cross

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