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Pre-theatre dining at The Rubens

The Rubens at the Palace is perfectly located in the heart of Victoria, directly opposite Buckingham Palace and only a few minutes' walk from some of London’s greatest theatres. Just a 5 minute walk from the Victoria Theatre for Hamilton and the Apollo Victoria Theatre for Wicked. The hotel is also just a short taxi journey from London’s theatre district, home to over 40 theatres. 

Enjoy perfectly mixed cocktails, delicious snacks, exquisite pre-theatre dining in our English Grill or an authentic Indian pre-theatre tasting journey in our Curry Room. Discover a selection of extraordinary experiences, from sushi and sashimi in our intimate Leopard Bar to gin tasting in our striking New York Bar.

With live music throughout the afternoon and evening, The Rubens is the perfect place to enjoy pre-theatre drinks or dining.

Interested in seeing Hamilton? Just a five-minute walk from Victoria Palace Theatre, we're offering tickets with a delicious pre-theatre dinner in The English Grill or The Curry Room. Prices begin at £123 per person.

Please note: Seat allocation depends on availability and your booking must be a minimum of 14 days in advance of the show date. Strictly no refunds.


The English Grill: 5.30pm - 7.30pm 

The Curry Room: 5.30pm - 6.30pm

bbar: 12pm - 3pm and 5pm - 7pm
(Unavailable Sunday)

The New York Bar: Served all day


Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7834 6600


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