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Coventry, like the rest of England, is now in lockdown. Our non-essential retail, leisure and hospitality businesses are now closed. For further information on how these changes may effect you, please visit the Coventry City Council website

Food and drink retailers remain open for takeaway services only but please check directly with the businesses own website for regular updates.

Whether your trip to Coventry is food-focused, or perhaps you’re visiting one of our fascinating city attractions, you won't leave hungry! When it comes to dining out, Coventry has something for even the fussiest eater. From popular restaurant chains like Bistrot Pierre, Las Iguanas and Pizza Express, to great independent businesses such as Basement Browns and The Lazy Monkey, we have it all. Why not stop off for a quick snack, or grab a real-ale as you wander the sights? Or celebrate that special occasion with fabulous cocktails or a wonderful meal, prepared by top chefs in the beautiful surroundings of one of our finest restaurants. Perhaps we can tickle your taste buds with a medieval banquet? Or what about an award-winning curry? Coventry will amaze you with its fantastic array of great places to eat and drink during your visit.  

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Foodie Awards 2021

This brand new awards program was created to support all of those in our local Food and Drink sector. Whether your business is based within Coventry city centre, or perhaps a rural farm in nearby Warwickshire, Visit Coventry want to help celebrate what you do and showcase all of the amazing talent we have here in the region.

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Food gifts

Food and drink gift guide

No matter what the occasion, food is always guaranteed to be a good gift - especially in these times. Coventry’s food and drink scene don’t stop with restaurants, bars and cafes. There are also some great options for food and drink gifts from Coventry businesses that might put a smile on someone’s face.

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It’s January and for many of us, when it comes to food and drink that means making some different choices. Veganuary is getting bigger and bigger each year and lucky for us, so does the selection of vegan options in Coventry. The city boasts a wealth of restaurants, cafes and takeaways that cater for a range of tastes and budgets.

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Vegan Burgers

Celebrating independents

A jewel in the crown of Coventry’s world of food and drink is our independent offering. From bars and restaurants to street food and cafes, our family of passionate businesses offer the very best of food and drink to suit every taste.

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Food to go guide

When your days are packed with shopping, errands, and sightseeing, sometimes the only chance to eat is when you’re on the go. Coventry BID has put together a map to show you all the best places you can get food on the go!

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Afternoon tea

Something for everyone...

Whether you’re looking for a fine dining experience, or if you’re treating the family to a celebratory meal, take a look at all the city has to over. With cuisine from all over the world, you will be sure to find something for the whole family.

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