Eating & Drinking

Make more of your visit to The Old Vic by enjoying breakfast, lunch, dinner or pre and post-show drinks in one of our bars or café.

Skip the queue. You can pre-order your interval and post-show drinks using The Old Vic Bar app. Receive 10% off your first order when using The Old Vic Bar app. Download the app for free from the App Store and Google Play to pre-order and pay for your drinks.

Drinks can be booked right up to the start of the performance. Once you’ve placed your order, you’ll receive confirmation and your drinks will be ready for you to collect when and where you choose.


PENNY – Our relaxed all-day artisan café and late night bar located in the basement of The Old Vic, serving up Workshop Coffee, unique drinks and seasonal dishes from the best London suppliers.

MORNING MENU 8am–12 noon AFTERNOON/EVENING MENU 12 noon–7.30pm

Opening hours:
Mon–Wed 8am–1am; Thu–Fri 8am–2am; Sat 10am–2am
Kitchen hours: 8am–7.30pm

Please note: On Mon 12 Nov Penny will be closed for maintenance. There will be a coffee service in the foyer during this time.

MARK’S BAR – A unique collaboration with Mark Hix to bring a late-night drinking cocktail bar to Waterloo. Serving delicious cocktails, craft beers and a selection of wines, this is the perfect place to relax post-show.

Thu–Sat post-show until 2am