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Shop, eat, drink, hire

Shop, eat, drink, hire

Every purchase supports the artistic work of the National Theatre

Online Shop

Playtexts, programmes, stationery and a carefully curated selection of gifts. Posting worldwide.

Online Shop

National Theatre Bookshop online

Food & Drink

There is a great choice of places to eat and drink at the National Theatre, in our restaurants, cafés and bars

Where to eat & drink

Afternoon Tea at the National Theatre

Theatre Tours

Our guides lead you on unique backstage, revealing the secrets that bring our work to the stage. Come and see what’s happening today.

Book a Backstage Tour

Get the chance to stand on stage on a Backstage Tour

Costume & Props Hire

Our Hire department offers thousands of beautifully crafted costumes, furniture, props, armour and swords from past productions.

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Costume & Props Hire at the National Theatre

Buy the playtext

Seeing a play? Going to NT Live? Get the programme & playtext delivered to your door

Order now

Seeing a play? Going to NT Live? Get the programme & playtext delivered to your door

Order now

House Restaurant

The Green Room restaurant

A neighbourhood diner, bar and garden created by local social enterprise Coin Street Community Builders and the National Theatre.

View the menus and book a table

The Green Room

Terrace restaurant & bar

The Terrace Restaurant offers a delicious menu of small sharing plates, along with seasonal cocktails and locally sourced spirits

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Terrace Restaurant

Kitchen café

Kitchen is the National Theatre's all-day café with a seasonal menu and indoor and outdoor seating on the river front.

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Kitchen Cafe on the South Bank

All About Theatre

‘A brilliant introduction to the world of theatre and the people who make it’ Benedict Cumberbatch

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‘A brilliant introduction to the world of theatre and the people who make it’ Benedict Cumberbatch

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The Understudy pub

A relaxed and friendly craft beer pub at the National Theatre.
 

Visit the Understudy

The Understudy on the South Bank

The Bookshop

Explore our Bookshop at the heart of the building, overflowing with books, playtexts and gifts you won’t find anywhere else

Bookshop Information

National Theatre Bookshop

Gift Vouchers

Give the gift of theatre with a National Theatre gift voucher, for tickets to shows & backstage tours

Buy a gift voucher

National Theatre Jan 2015 credit Philip Vile

Hospitality & Private Hire

Whether business meeting, conference or a lavish post-show reception, the National Theatre can stage manage it for you.

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The Deck at the National Theatre