Rock & Sole Plaice  

 
 
ADDRESS
47 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9AJ
 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Sat 11.30am-11pm, Sun 12noon-10pm
 
PRICES
£10-£14
 

Nearby

 

Rock & Sole PlaiceBy far the best chippie in the West End, this Endell Street institution serves fresh fish, fat hand-cut chips and some fantastic vegetable samosas - all cooked in peanut oil. The Rock & Sole Plaice gets very busy at lunchtime and in the summer punters jostle for one of the envied outdoor tables. If you're eating in, there is a risk of getting a table in the dingy
basement rather than the cosy, bustling main room. The main attraction is the fresh fish, fat hand-cut chips and some fantastic home-made samosas for the more adventurous diner. The fact that it's all cooked in peanut oil makes it a marginally healthier option than your average fish and chippie.

 

Rock & Sole Plaice images

Rock & Sole Plaice   

   
Rock & Sole Plaice

Rock & Sole Plaice  


LondonTown.com - Rock & Sole Plaice Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Holborn NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Drury Lane NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Rock & Sole Plaice on LondonTown.com

 
London Calendar 2018

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2018 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2018 London events.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Rock & Sole Plaice

Near Rock & Sole Plaice
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £117  29% off
Seven Dials, WC2H | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
In the middle of Covent Garden, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street (formally the Mountbatten) is perfect for those wanting to be in the heart of ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £106  24% off
9-13 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B | 4 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Near to the British Museum, this Edwardian hotel is something of a Bloomsbury landmark. Relaunched in January 2009 following a '25million makeover, each of the 174 ... More
 
 
 
Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  34% off
Bloomsbury Way, WC1A | 4 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Set in the heart of the West End, Thistle Holborn - The Kingsley is well positioned with the British Museum very close by and the entertainments ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Alternative Fish and Seafood nearest Rock & Sole Plaice

Nearest to Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Parsons
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
39 Endell Street, WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
Ian Campbell and Will Palmer, the owners of The 10 Cases restaurant and wine bar, are behind this fish restaurant directly opposite their Covent Garden ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kaspar's Seafood Bar and Grill
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
The legend of Kaspar the Cat lives on in Kaspar's Seafood Bar and Grill, The Savoy's brasserie style restaurant which opened in May 2013 in place ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bonnie Gull Seafood Shack Soho
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
22 Bateman Street, W1D | 5 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Fresh, sustainable, British day-boat seafood, served on small plates is what you get at Bonnie Gull. Their seafood is best enjoyed with something dry from the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Dining near Rock & Sole Plaice

Near Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Da Mario
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
63 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | Same location as Rock & Sole Plaice
Italian cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Punjab Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
80 Neal Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
Indian cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Scoop
London > Restaurants > Ice Cream Parlour
40 Shorts Gardens, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
If you've ever walked across the Piazza del Duomo in Milan you'll know that Italian 'gelato' is part of the culture. Here Matteo and his friends ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Rock & Sole Plaice

Near Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
School of Rock
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th October 2016 to 13th January 2019
Rock & Sole Plaice, Drury Lane, WC2B | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Students at a prestigious prep school "stick it to the man" with encouragement from their substitute teacher - wannabe rock star Dewey Finn - in the ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
True West
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 23rd November 2018 to 16th February 2019
Rock & Sole Plaice, 404 Strand, WC2R | 6 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Kit Harington - famous for his leading role in Game of Thrones - and Johnny Flynn - star of Lovesick, Beast and US TV series Genius, ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Importance Of Being Earnest
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th July to 20th October 2018
Rock & Sole Plaice, 404 Strand, WC2R | 6 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Concluding the Classic Spring Oscar Wilde Season, The Importance of Being Earnest is staged at the Vaudeville Theatre this summer. Olivier Award-winner Sophie Thompson takes ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Rock & Sole Plaice

Near Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shaftesbury Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
210 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
A large and appealingly shabby Edwardian theatre which has produced almost a century of successful popular theatre and musicals. The most notorious of these was probably ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
New London Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Top Secret Comedy Club @ The Africa Centre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
170 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
This new Covent Garden alternative to the West End tourist traps has welcomed the likes of filthy San Franciscan Scott Capurro and TV favourite Andi Osho. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Rock & Sole Plaice

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elms Lesters Painting Rooms
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Elms Lesters Painting Rooms are housed in an extraordinary space, purpose built as a painting studio in 1904. Since 1984 the gallery has been specialising in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cartoon Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
35 Little Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Centre Point
London > Attractions > Sights
101-103 New Oxford Street, WC1A | 4 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
One of London's best known landmarks, Centre Point has been used as a navigational tool since the 1960s. Lost in Soho's back streets, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Rock & Sole Plaice

The best shops and markets near Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Office
London > Shopping > Shoes
57 Neal Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
Office is the place to go for the season’s must-have shoe that won’t break the bank. It’s very fashionable and the sharpest shapes sell-out fast. The Neal ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Neal's Yard Remedies
London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
15 Neal's Yard, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
Neal's Yard Remedies are still going strong after more than two decades and they continue to stand by their commitment to creating only natural remedies and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Arthur Beale
London > Shopping > Sporting Goods
194 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
Trading for over one hundred years, Arthur Beale is a long-standing specialist shop in London but it's also something of an anomaly: the last place you'd ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Rock & Sole Plaice

Near Rock & Sole Plaice
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London Film School
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
The London Film School is the oldest-established international school of film technique in the world. The school has contributed significantly to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 3 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 7 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Rock & Sole Plaice

Rock & Sole Plaice gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hospital Club
London > Leisure > Arts Centres
24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Rock & Sole Plaice
Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thai Square Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Phoenix Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Rock & Sole Plaice

The best pubs near London Rock & Sole Plaice.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Philomena's Irish Bar
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Philomena's is an Irish themed bar and sports cafe on Great Queen Street, just two minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station. A great place to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Polpo at Ape and Bird
London > Nightlife > Pubs
142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it seemed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lamb & Flag
London > Nightlife > Pubs
33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Rock & Sole Plaice

Rock & Sole Plaice clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Detroit Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Covent Garden "style" bar serving cocktails and a chilled out, trendy vibe. Considered to be one of London’s original “style” or “concept” bars, despite being on the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue
London > Nightlife > Bars
224a Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The American Bar at The Savoy
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 2 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
During The Savoy's �220million refit the American Bar was barely touched, ensuring it stayed true to its traditional, sleek design that is synonymous with the iconic ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Rock & Sole Plaice

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Rock & Sole Plaice.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 4 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Martins Lane Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Rock & Sole Plaice
To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
 
 
 
 

Also in Endell Street

Our recommendations in the same street as Rock & Sole Plaice

 
No.
Title
Category
 
 
 

Hotels Near

Rock & Sole Plaice

 
 
Near Rock & Sole Plaice All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Rock & Sole Plaice

 
 
 
Aristocrats
Aristocrats
Theatre | Until 22nd September 2018 

The Donmar Warehouse 1 minute walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

Part of Josie Rourke's penultimate season as artistic director, the Donmar Warehouse stages Brian Friel's Aristocrats. Directed by Lyndsey Turner, ...More

 
Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 20th April 2019 

Shaftesbury Theatre 2 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 10th February 2019 

Cambridge Theatre 2 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
The Paloma Parlour
The Paloma Parlour
Foodie Events | Until 21st September 2018 

Cantina Laredo 3 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

This summer, modern Mexican restaurant Cantina Laredo will play host to London's first dedicated Paloma cocktail pop-up bar, The Paloma ...More

 
Foxfinder
Foxfinder
Theatre | Until 5th January 2019 

Ambassadors Theatre 3 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

Olivier Award winner Iwan Rheon, who plays Ramsay Bolton in Game Of Thrones, stars alongside Poldark actress Heida Reed, Olivier ...More

 
Chicago
Chicago
Theatre | Until 6th October 2018 

Phoenix Theatre 3 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

Last staged in the West End back in 2012 - when it concluded a 15-year run - hit musical Chicago ...More

 
Motorcity
Motorcity
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 14th December 2018 

The Borderline 4 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

Looking for a place to dance after dinner can be surprisingly hard in the heart of Soho. Step forward Motorcity ...More

 
Walking Papers
Concerts | On 18th September 2018 

The Borderline 4 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

The sextet from Seattle brings its American-style of blues-rock to the UK's stages....More

Six The Musical
Theatre | Until 23rd September 2018 

Arts Theatre 4 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss' playful musical history lesson about Henry VIII and his six wives, which puts the spotlight ...More

Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
Theatre | Until 5th January 2019 

Dominion Theatre 4 minutes walk from Rock & Sole Plaice

It wowed audiences and won the Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards and ...More

 

New on LondonTown

 
 
This Vexed Question: 500 Years Of Women In Medicine
This Vexed Question: 500 Years Of Women In Medicine
Tours | From 19th September 

Royal College Of Physicians

Highlighting the intriguing stories of famous and forgotten ...More

 
London Transport Museum's Depot Open Weekend - Moving London
London Transport Museum's Depot Open Weekend - Moving London
Tours | From 22nd September 

London Transport Museum Depot

Only open twice a year, London Transport Museum's ...More

 
London Hotels for Art Lovers
London Hotels for Art Lovers
Article 

Bespoke art works and Instagram worthy interiors. ...More

 
Thousand Island
Entertainment 

Thousand Island is a new self-contained music venue and late, late night club, in what used to be Upstairs at The Garage on Highbury Corner....More

Sin Gusano
Sin Gusano
Drinking 

It started as a pop up and now Sin Gusano, London's only dedicated agave bar, ...More

 
The Congregation of Inspiration
Business Events | From 28th September 

Syon Park

Realising what it's like running a small business, Notonthehighstreet founder Holly Tucker has created The Congregation of Inspiration. Aimed at creative entrepreneurs and anyone who has dreamed of ...More

Mike Epps
Comedy | On 26th September 

Hackney Empire

The comic actor from Indianapolis brings his stand-up comedy routine to the Hackney Empire stage. Comedian and actor Mike Epps, famed for appearances in Next Friday and Friday After Next, and chosen to play legendary ...More

Coming Clean
Theatre | From 9th January 

Trafalgar Studios

Adam Spreadbury-Maher, artistic director of the King's Head Theatre, directs the West End transfer of the Islington theatre's 35th anniversary staging of Kevin Elyot's provocative drama. Coming Clean, the debut work from the author of ...More

I'm A Phoenix, Bitch
Theatre | From 3rd October 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

Bryony Kimmings, the searingly honest performance artist who has talked about mental illness, cancer and STIs in her Edinburgh Fringe shows is returning to the London stage with her first solo show in nearly a ...More

White Teeth
Theatre | From 26th October 

Kiln Theatre (formerly Tricycle Theatre)

For its second production since taking over from the Tricycle, Kiln Theatre presents the world premiere of Stephen Sharkey's stage adaptation of Zadie Smith's breakthrough novel. This stage version of Zadie Smith's debut work, White ...More

Wise Children
Theatre | From 8th October 

Old Vic Theatre

Emma Rice launches her new theatre company by directing and adapting Angela Carter's evocative final novel, Wise Children, which charts the trials and tribulations of septuagenarian chorus girls Nora and Dora Chance. Rice's first new ...More

Pinter At The Pinter: Landscape / A Kind Of Alaska / Monologue
Pinter At The Pinter: Landscape / A Kind Of Alaska / Monologue
Theatre | From 25th October 

Harold Pinter Theatre

Lee Evans comes out of retirement to perform ...More

 
Handmade at Kew
Handmade at Kew
Exhibitions | From 4th October 

Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens)

Discover over 150 designer-makers at Handmade at Kew and shop for gifts, textiles, jewellery, ceramics, ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near Rock & Sole Plaice

From cheap budget accommodation to luxury 5 star hotels see our deals for Rock & Sole Plaice hotels, including Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street from 89% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960