Whitcomb’s | French Mediterranean Restaurant West End London


Mediterranean restaurant in Leicester Square
38 Leicester Square

Imagine sun-kissed coastlines and the endless azure sea. Think pale pink rosé, scents of citrus, locally sourced fresh produce. Mediterranean dining, transported to the heart of London's West End.


Grilled tiger prawns and escargots served in Whitcomb's at The Londoner


British produce, Mediterranean mindset. Discover the journey from field to plate.

Close-up of collection of wine bottles displayed on rack at The Londoner

Behind The Cellar Door

The story of our wine and how to pair cocktails with your dining experience. 

Two ladies holding wine glasses at The Londoner

Get Together

Get everyone together for leisurely lunches and decadent nights in our elegant dining room.

Outdoor dining table arrangment in Whitcomb's at The Londoner
Summer Terrace

Veuve Clicquot

Bask in the sunshine, enjoy Champagne, cocktails and delicious food on our new summer terrace by Veuve Clicquot – a stunning spot on Leicester Square, that transports you to a corner of the French Mediterranean.


At Whitcomb’s we love curating new experiences, new flavours and new moments of joie de vivre. Discover what’s happening this season.

Grilled Sea Bass with Rosemary dish served in Whitcomb's at The Londoner

Express Lunch

Two people enjoying a meal together in Whitcomb's Restaurant at The Londoner

Pre-Theatre Dining

A golden roasted chicken dishes with fresh rosemary and sauce served at The Londoner

Sunday Roast

A variety of seafood dishes served on a table in Whitcomb's Restaurant at The Londoner

Group Dining

'Stage Door' sign hanging outside from a building at The Londoner


With less than a 30-second walk to the nearest theatre and mere minutes to the other 39, you literally cannot be closer to the stage. Our French Mediterranean restaurant in Leicester Square and Theatreland is the perfect spot for a pre-theatre dinner in London with £34 set menus. 


38 Leicester Square
United Kingdom

General Enquiries
T: +44 20 7451 0167
E: reservations@whitcombs.co.uk

Press Enquiries
E: press@thelondoner.com

Child Policy
Children under 16 are welcome to dine between 5pm and 7pm (last orders at 6:30pm).
We politely request that children using electronic devices have them set to silent or use them with headphones.

Opening hours

​​​​Monday - Friday - 12:00 - 14:30
Saturday 12:30 - 14:45

Monday - Saturday  - 17:00 - 22:00
*Last orders at 10:15pm

All Day Dining:      
​​​​Sunday - 12:30 - 22:00
*Last orders at 10:15pm

Gift Vouchers

The ultimate treat for a bon viveur. From escargots and market fresh fish to the finest wines, let your recipient curate a West End restaurant experience inspired by the French Mediterranean.

Frequently Asked Questions


Whitcomb's serves contemporary French Mediterranean cuisine. 

To reserve a table or modify your reservation please contact: reservations@whitcombs.co.uk.

Credit card details will be required to guarantee all bookings.

Tables must be returned within 2 hours.

No-shows or cancellations within 24 hours will incur a cancellation fee of £50 per guest.*
*No cancellation fee will be charged for reservations cancelled outside of 24 hours.

For groups of 10 or more, cancellations are required 72 hours prior to the reservation.
Failure to do so will result in the 50% deposit being retained.

Group bookings are available from Sunday to Thursday between 5pm – 6pm and 9:30pm – 10pm. 
*we are not able to accommodate multiple groups bookings on the same evening sessions.

A pre-order and 50% deposit will be required for all groups of 10 or more.
Cancellations are required 72 hours prior to the reservation. 

Failure to do so will result in the 50% deposit being retained. Tables must be returned within 2.5 hours.