Guanabara

 
 
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Parker Street, Covent Garden, Corner of Drury Lane, London WC2B 5PW 
 
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GuanabaraMost Latin-American themed bars and restaurants in Central London are depressingly predictable, with Shakira and Sol beer the only concessions to authenticity. Guanabara, hidden around the back of the New London Theatre, is a refreshing change. A massive circular room on two levels, it offers a range of imported lagers and spirits and an impressive music policy mixes fashionable Brazilian dance and D'n'B with some fine live combos. The décor is mostly sparse and elegant, with the exception of a wonderfully gaudy glitterball chandelier over the large dancefloor. A side-area offers a respite from the music, with wide sofas and table football. While we were not overly impressed by the cocktails, the food was fantastic. A short menu offers genuine South American cuisine. There's delicious street food to snack on, and rich filling main courses, like Pork and Black Bean Stew. Drinks prices are very reasonable for this part of town, while the food is superb value. This is a great addition to the West End's nightlife and well worth seeking out.

 

Guanabara events

 
Friday at GuanabaraFriday at GuanabaraMatthew Bandy plays house, disco, funk and soul music.24th October 2014Friday 24th October 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
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Friday at Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - House
DATES  Friday 24th October 2014 - 5pm-2.30am
Matthew Bandy plays house, disco, funk and soul music.
Saturday At GuanabaraSaturday At GuanabaraDJ D-Vyzor creates a great warm-up atmosphere to the night spinning Brazilian grooves, Bossa Nova, samba rock and some classic funk and soul.25th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Saturday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Saturday 25th October 2014 - 5pm-2.30am
DJ D-Vyzor creates a great warm-up atmosphere to the night spinning Brazilian grooves, Bossa Nova, samba rock and some classic funk and soul.
Sunday At GuanabaraSunday At GuanabaraForro is a genre of music that originated in north eastern Brazil and encompasses various dance styles as well as a number of different musical beats. You get the opportunity to master some dance styles before Zeu Azevedo and Forrodaqui band take to the stage to bring you two live sets of Forro.26th October 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Sunday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Sunday 26th October 2014 - 6pm-12midnight
Forro is a genre of music that originated in north eastern Brazil and encompasses various dance styles as well as a number of different musical beats. You get the opportunity to master some dance styles before Zeu Azevedo and Forrodaqui band take to the stage to bring you two live sets of Forro.
Tuesday At GuanabaraTuesday At GuanabaraLatin, western and Brazilian music is provided by DJ Bruno and there is an opportunity to dance Latin style.28th October 2014Tuesday 28th October 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Tuesday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 28th October 2014 - 5pm-1am
Latin, western and Brazilian music is provided by DJ Bruno and there is an opportunity to dance Latin style.
Wednesday At GuanabaraWednesday At GuanabaraCircus extravaganza of world class Latin and UK entertainment bringing you a variety of circus acts, burlesque acts, samba ballerina and showgirls, fire breathers, hula-hoopers, contortionists and so much more. Samba with Rosa Nazira and her dancers is an energetic and fun class teaching you how to samba using lots of foot, leg and hip movements an29th October 2014Wednesday 29th October 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Wednesday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Wednesday 29th October 2014 - 5pm-2.30am
Circus extravaganza of world class Latin and UK entertainment bringing you a variety of circus acts, burlesque acts, samba ballerina and showgirls, fire breathers, hula-hoopers, contortionists and so much more. Samba with Rosa Nazira and her dancers is an energetic and fun class teaching you how to samba using lots of foot, leg and hip movements an
Thursday At GuanabaraThursday At GuanabaraLatin and dance with Basil live percussion music.30th October 2014Thursday 30th October 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Thursday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Thursday 30th October 2014 - 5pm-2.30am
Latin and dance with Basil live percussion music.
Saturday At GuanabaraSaturday At GuanabaraDJ D-Vyzor creates a great warm-up atmosphere to the night spinning Brazilian Grooves, Bossa Nova, Samba Rock and some classic funk and soul.1st November 2014Saturday 1st November 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Saturday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Saturday 1st November 2014 - 5pm-2.30am
DJ D-Vyzor creates a great warm-up atmosphere to the night spinning Brazilian Grooves, Bossa Nova, Samba Rock and some classic funk and soul.
Sunday At GuanabaraSunday At GuanabaraForro is a genre of music that originated in north eastern Brazil and encompasses various dance styles as well as a number of different musical beats. You get the opportunity to master some dance styles before Zeu Azevedo and Forrodaqui band take to the stage to bring you two live sets of Forro.2nd November 2014Sunday 2nd November 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Sunday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 6pm-12midnight
Forro is a genre of music that originated in north eastern Brazil and encompasses various dance styles as well as a number of different musical beats. You get the opportunity to master some dance styles before Zeu Azevedo and Forrodaqui band take to the stage to bring you two live sets of Forro.
Tuesday At GuanabaraTuesday At GuanabaraLatin music is provided by DJ Bruno and there is an opportunity to dance Latin style.4th November 2014Tuesday 4th November 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Tuesday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Tuesday 4th November 2014 - 5pm-1am
Latin music is provided by DJ Bruno and there is an opportunity to dance Latin style.
Wednesday At GuanabaraWednesday At GuanabaraCircus extravaganza of world class Latin and UK entertainment bringing you a variety of circus acts, burlesque acts, samba ballerina and showgirls, fire breathers, hula-hoopers, contortionists and so much more. Samba with Rosa Nazira and her dancers is an energetic and fun class teaching you how to samba using lots of foot, leg and hip movements an5th November 2014Wednesday 5th November 2014 Where:
Guanabara,   Parker Street  Corner of Drury Lane    WC2B 5PW
Category: event
On Soon
Wednesday At Guanabara
event > Clubbing and Nightlife > Dance - Latin
DATES  Wednesday 5th November 2014 - 5pm-2.30am
Circus extravaganza of world class Latin and UK entertainment bringing you a variety of circus acts, burlesque acts, samba ballerina and showgirls, fire breathers, hula-hoopers, contortionists and so much more. Samba with Rosa Nazira and her dancers is an energetic and fun class teaching you how to samba using lots of foot, leg and hip movements an
 

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Opening and closing times for Guanabara

Today (Friday) Guanabara closes at 2.30

Monday:

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2.30
 
 

Tuesday:

17.00
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2.30
 
 

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17.00
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2.30
 
 

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2.30
 
 

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17.00
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2.30
 
 

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17.00
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2.30
 
 

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17.00
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Midnight
 
 

LondonTown.com - Guanabara Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Holborn Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Drury Lane NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
Holborn NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Philomena's Irish Bar
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Great Queen Street, WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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36 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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London > Nightlife > Bars
The Savoy, Strand, WC2R | 1 minute from Guanabara
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 14th February 2015
New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | Same location as Guanabara
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 8 minutes from Guanabara
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Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 11 minutes from Guanabara
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London > Entertainment > Live Music
170 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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New London Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | Same location as Guanabara
Although this site has been an entertainment venue since at least the mid-19th century, the New London Theatre only opened its doors in 1973, making it ... More
 
 
 
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The Hospital Club
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Guanabara
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The Cartoon Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
35 Little Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Guanabara
Combining art with humour, this addition to London's museum-cum-gallery scene is refreshingly vibrant. From political cartoons of Thatcher, Brown, Bush and Blair to rare originals on ... More
 
 
 
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London Film Museum Covent Garden
London > Attractions > Museums
45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Guanabara
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London Transport Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 5 minutes from Guanabara
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Charles Worthington
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
28 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
Service is a watchword at this salon, where clients are guaranteed a first-class hairdressing experience. Celebrity coiffeur Worthington personally trains all his staff and standards are ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
76 Long Acre, WC2E | 2 minutes from Guanabara
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Aveda
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
174-177 High Holborn, Covent Garden, London WC1V | 2 minutes from Guanabara
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Great Queen Street
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
32 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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Moti Mahal
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45 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, , Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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Wolfe's
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30 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, , Covent Garden, London WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Guanabara
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The Method Studio
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Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 7 minutes from Guanabara
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25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Guanabara
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The Sanctuary
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12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Guanabara
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Sense Spa at Rosewood London
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
252 High Holborn, WC1V | 5 minutes from Guanabara
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Great Queen Street, WC2B | 1 minute from Guanabara
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The Princess Louise
London > Nightlife > Pubs
208 High Holborn, Covent Garden, London WC1V | 3 minutes from Guanabara
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The Marquess of Anglesey
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Guanabara
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Sir John Soane's Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, London WC2A | 5 minutes from Guanabara
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The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Guanabara
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British Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 6 minutes from Guanabara
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Friday at Guanabara
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th October 2014 

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Matthew Bandy plays house, disco, funk and soul music....More

The Royal Ballet Mixed Programme
The Royal Ballet Mixed Programme
Dance | Until 12th November 2014 

Royal Opera House 3 minutes walk from Guanabara

The Royal Ballet celebrates its founder choreographer, Frederick Ashton, with a mixed programme of some of his finest works including ...More

 
Inspiration Day: Workshop
Exhibitions | On 24th October 2014 

Linbury Studio Theatre 3 minutes walk from Guanabara

A tour, workshops and activities....More

The Woman In Black
The Woman In Black
Theatre | Until 10th June 2015 

Fortune Theatre 3 minutes walk from Guanabara

One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

 
The House of Peroni
The House of Peroni
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2014 

64 Lincoln's Inn Fields 3 minutes walk from Guanabara

The House of Peroni takes over 64 Lincoln's Inn Fields for the month of October taking inspiration from that bastion ...More

 
The Tide
Concerts | Until 8th November 2014 

The Roadhouse 5 minutes walk from Guanabara

The band plays a selection of pop and rock covers....More

Friday Tours
Tours | Until 31st October 2014 

Sir John Soane's Museum 5 minutes walk from Guanabara

Weekly tour....More

The Roaring Prohibition Ball
Concerts | On 24th October 2014 

The Bloomsbury Ballroom 5 minutes walk from Guanabara

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Ageing, Lifecourse & Population Health Analysis: Panel Discussion
Exhibitions | On 24th October 2014 

London School Of Economics 5 minutes walk from Guanabara

Talk about lifecourse, socio-economic and intergenerational influences on individual and population health....More

Private Peaceful: National Youth Theatre
Theatre | Until 21st November 2014 

Ambassadors Theatre 5 minutes walk from Guanabara

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