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Weekdays: 11am-11pm; Sat: 5pm-11pm; Sun: closed
 

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Champagne CharliesHidden away under the arches of Charing Cross, Champagne Charlies wine bar and restaurant is an ideally located meeting place for Londoners on the move. Charmingly intimate, the surroundings are a fresh, welcome change from the faceless chain bars taking over the city, providing both a vibrant but cosy bar area and a slightly more formal restaurant space to choose from depending on your mood. Both feature exposed brick walls, wood panelling and dark, pared back furnishings, yet Champagne Charlies somehow still feels light and airy despite both this and its below stairs setting. As part of the Davy's brand, a top notch wine merchants established in 1870 and as well respected now as it was then, Champagne Charlies of course offers guests an unbeatable selection of wines picked and tasted by a dedicated team of connoisseurs. The food menu meanwhile puts great emphasis on home grown British seasonal produce, the tasty dishes created to maximise the flavour of top-notch ingredients.

 

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Blackfriars Railway Station
 
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St Martins Lane NCP
 
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Amba Hotel Charing Cross
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £116  33% off
The Strand, WC2N | 1 minute from Champagne Charlies
Located within walking distance from Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden, the Amba Hotel Charing Cross is ideal for guests looking to be near to all the ... More
 
 
 
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Whitehall Place, SW1A | 2 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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Villiers Coffee Company and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
31a Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Champagne Charlies
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Corinthia Hotel London, 10a Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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1-3 Strand, Grand Buildings, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
25 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Champagne Charlies
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Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
39 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Champagne Charlies
Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
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19 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Champagne Charlies
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Champagne Charlies, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 4 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 7 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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London > Leisure > Fitness
12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 6 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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The Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 1 minute from Champagne Charlies
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Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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Walkers Of Whitehall
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Craig's Court, St James's, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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Royal Society Of Arts
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 2 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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St Martins Lane Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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Banqueting House
London > Business > Venue Hire
Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Champagne Charlies
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