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Welcome to Festival Feasts, the perfect way to sample some fine food in between experiencing GDIF’s spectacular events. Throughout the Festival, visit any of the participating venues below and treat yourself to a meal and a refreshing drink from the options listed for just £10 per person. Just mention “Festival Feasts” to take advantage of this special offer.
(click on type in blue to link to the restaurant's own website)
BAR DU MUSEE
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, London, SE10 9JB Tel: (020) 8858 4710
Bar Du Musee boasts a delicious and unpretentious menu that changes with the seasons. Originally a tiny French bistro, it still holds its motto of ‘Fine Wine and Good Food’. Feasts offer: A homemade burger with chips plus a glass of house wine or soft drink.
13 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 9JB Tel: (020) 8853 4385
Café Sol is a TexMex restaurant with a great atmosphere in the centre of Greenwich. It’s always busy and attracts a fun crowd. Feasts offer: Any burrito, which comes with salad and fries plus a glass of sangria or house red or white wine or a soft drink.
COACH AND HORSES
3 Greenwich Market, Greenwich, SE10 9HL Tel: (020) 8293 0800
The large sofas, open fireplace, romantic uplighters and fresh flowers of the Coach and Horses create a calming and sophisticated atmosphere, while the excellent gastro pub menu will tempt you to linger! Feasts offer: A homemade burger served with chips plus a glass of house wine or soft drink (does not include beer).
THE EARL OF CHATHAM
15 Thomas Street, Woolwich, SE18 6HU Tel: (020) 8317 9513
Winner of the first ‘Best Bar None Award’, the Earl of Chatham also lays claim to the title of “The best pub in Woolwich!” Feasts offer: House speciality! Fresh chunky cod – beer battered and served with chunky chips and peas plus a pint of beer or glass of house wine or a soft drink.
GREENWICH PARK BAR AND GRILL
1 King William Walk, Greenwich, SE10 9JY Tel: (020) 8853 7860
From the ivy bedecked black façade inwards, you are treated to a gorgeous interior with a strong contemporary twist: all flowers, birds and stunning black and white photographs of the park beyond. Feasts offer: Grilled salmon or fish and chips or chicken roulade plus a glass of house wine or soft drink.
THE GUN PIT CAFÉ
FIREPOWER, The Royal Artillery Museum, The Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, SE18 6ST Tel: (020) 8855 7755
Whether you are enjoying a light meal in our tabled area or melting into our leather sofas with a coffee and newspaper we are sure you will find a relaxing atmosphere waiting for you. Feasts offer: Spinach and ricotta cannelloni with a rich tomato and herb sauce, followed by a fresh fruit salad with fresh cream accompanied by a glass of house wine or beer or a soft drink.
19 Greenwich South Street, Greenwich, SE10 8NW Tel: (020) 8265 5060
Inside has become the place to eat in Greenwich. Chef Guy Awford offers imaginative and expertly cooked modern European food in an elegant but relaxed environment. A range of regularly changing menus and a carefully selected wine list, consisting of over 50 wines from Europe and the New World, make Inside the perfect neighbourhood restaurant. Feasts offer: Choose from a selection of seasonal dishes on the a la Carte menu, accompanied by a glass of house wine or a soft drink.
16 King William Walk, Greenwich, SE10 9JH Tel: (020) 8858 4554
The Kings Arms in Greenwich is a popular ale pub for both locals and visitors to the area. Serving an excellent range of cask ales, it’s a comfortable and traditional English bar based within the heart of Greenwich. Feasts offer: Fish and chips plus a pint of lager or bitter or a 175ml glass of house wine or a soft drink.
KUM LUANG THAI RESTAURANT
326-328 Creek Road, Greenwich, SE10 9SW Tel: (020) 8691 5661
Kum Luang offers the best of both worlds, being located in the centre of Greenwich while flying all of it’s ingredients in from Thailand to make sure that customers don’t miss out on any Thai originality. Feasts offer: Kum Luang’s famous phad Thai noodle with prawns (chicken, beef or pork) plus a bottle of Thai beer (Singha or Changi), glass of house wine or a soft drink.
10 Greenwich Church Street, Greenwich, SE10 Tel: (020) 8858 6790/1500
All year round, think of this restaurant for good food, fine wines and cold beers. Famous for its top-quality Indian cuisine, this Greenwich restaurant is popular with locals and tourists alike. Feasts offer: Enjoy a three course lunch with a beer of your choice during the Festival.
NORTH POLE BAR AND RESTAURANT
131 Greenwich High Road, Greenwich, SE10 8JA Tel: (020) 8853 3020
The North Pole possesses a refreshing friendly atmosphere. With a curvaceous chocolate brown interior, cowhide furniture and an open fireplace this bar is so inviting you won’t want to leave in a hurry! Feasts offer: Whilst sitting back and relaxing to the music played by their resident pianist, enjoy the North Pole’s famous risotto and a glass of house wine, or a bottle of beer or a soft drink.
ROYAL OBSERVATORY CAFÉ
Blackheath Avenue, Greenwich, SE10 8QY Tel: (020) 8858 9695
Situated on the ground floor, in the South Building of the Royal Observatory, this modern café features a sun terrace with stunning views over Greenwich Park. Feasts offer: Choose from 4 menus; jacket potato with a choice of fillings and slice of homemade carrot cake, seasonal homemade tart with side salad and delicious fresh cream scone, a choice of freshly prepared sandwiches and tub of real dairy ice cream or seasonal salad and strawberries and cream. All menus include a glass of wine or beer or a bottle of apple or orange juice.
18 Greenwich Church Street, Greenwich, SE10 9BJ Tel: (020) 8305 1720
Within a relaxed rustic Spanish interior with intricate ceiling decorations and pretty murals, you can watch your food being prepared in the open-plan kitchen. Feasts offer: Lamb shank slowly braised with celery and shallots served with fresh vegetables plus a glass of house wine, or half a pint of San Miguel or a soft drink.
180 Greenwich High Road, London, SE10 8NN Tel: (020) 8269 0003
Taperia is an authentic Spanish restaurant that offers fine seasonal tapas in a smart but informal setting below the Picture House in Greenwich. Feasts offer: Choose any 3 tapas from the lunch menu plus a glass of sangria or a soft drink.
Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9NW Tel (020) 8858 2909
In Victorian London there was one pub that represented the best of Britain’s naval might, where William Gladstone and Charles Dickens could be seen dining side-by-side. The Trafalgar Tavern remains one of London’s most essential public houses.
Feasts offer: Salmon, cod & tarragon fish pie topped with Maris Piper mash served with steamed vegetables plus a glass of house red or white or a soft drink.
135-137 Trafalgar Road, Greenwich, SE10 9TX Tel: (020) 8305 2500
Windies Cove is a unique culinary experience that allows you to sample flavours from around the Caribbean incorporating a fusion of global influences. Feasts offer: A Caribbean combination of either jerk chicken, curry goat, steamed fish served with traditional rice and peas and fried plantain. Washed down with a rum punch, or beer or wine.
5 – 7 Crane Street, Greenwich, SE10 9NP Tel: (020) 8858 0175
The Yacht was modelled on one of the lounge bars in the liner the Queen Mary and has historical pictures adorning every wall. From the ‘upper deck’ there are stunning views of the Thames, which runs right alongside. Feasts offer: Fantastic fish and chips with a drink – a pint of Fosters or 175ml of house wine or a soft drink.