Restaurant – Guides to London

Guide to afternoon tea with a view in London

Guide to afternoon tea with a view in London

Afternoon tea has been a British tradition since Anna, the seventh Duchess of Bedford, decided she needed a snack before her evening meal. We hear you, Anna. Since it's a quintessentially British tradition, why not enjoy it with epic views of the capital? From rooftop restaurants with panoramic...
24 Nov 2023
Guide to afternoon tea in West London

Afternoon tea in West London

From elegant venues in Kensington to stylish tea rooms in Notting Hill, West London offers a diverse variety of settings to enjoy the classic British tradition of afternoon tea. Feast on tiered trays laden with delicate finger sandwiches, freshly-baked scones, and an assortment of sweet treats, or o...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to the best Indian restaurants in Covent Garden

Indian restaurants in Covent Garden

Just like the rest of the UK, we love a good curry in London. Indian food offers lots of variety along with exciting flavours, and you can find authentic Indian restaurants throughout the capital, including in Covent Garden. If you’ve had a busy day of shopping or you’re about to see a s...
27 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Chinatown

Restaurants in Chinatown

Wander between Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus and you might spot an unexpected sight – red lanterns blowing in the wind, street signs in English and Chinese, a colourful and imposing Qing dynasty-style gate, and an abundance of Asian restaurants and stores. If you can see all that, you...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Whitechapel

Restaurants in Whitechapel

Whitechapel is an exciting and well-known part of London that’s full of history. Probably best known as the stalking ground of Jack the Ripper, today it’s a creative hub with a thriving multicultural population. Plus, there are lots of great restaurants in Whitechapel to explore. It’...
18 Sep 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Wembley

Restaurants in Wembley

Perhaps you're a resident of Wembley or you're heading to the area for a show or football at the stadium or to explore buzzy Wembley Park. Whatever the circumstances, if you're looking for tasty food in Wembley or a great meal near Wembley Stadium you'll find lots of exciting options. As well as the...
9 Oct 2023
Guide to gluten-free afternoon tea in London

Gluten-free afternoon tea

Centred around sandwiches, cakes, and pastries, you could easily think that a gluten-free diet means you have to miss out on a traditional afternoon tea. Fortunately that's not the case in London. Around the city there are a variety of venues that offer afternoon tea and cater to special dietary req...
14 Nov 2023
The best falafel in London


Originating from the Middle East, falafel has become a much-loved street food all over the world, and it’s no wonder. It’s crunchy, packed with flavour, you can eat it in a sandwich, a salad, or to scoop up hummus – what’s not to love about that? If you’ve got a hankeri...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to brunch in Notting Hill

Brunch in Notting Hill

The cosmopolitan neighbourhood of Notting Hill is one of the most famous areas of London, mainly renowned for appearing in blockbuster films, excellent antiques market (which is the largest in the world), rows of rainbow-multicoloured houses, parks, nightlife, and wining and dining options. This chi...
30 Oct 2023
Guide to bottomless brunch in Covent Garden

Bottomless brunch in Covent Garden

Bottomless brunch is a Londoner’s favourite weekend pastime, and luckily for them, many restaurants offer countless boozy brunch deals that are perfect for letting your hair down with your BFFs. Whether you fancy buttermilk pancakes, classic avo on toast or something a little more adventurous...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to the best Argentinian restaurants in London

Argentinian restaurants

If your idea of food heaven is generous cuts of meat, loads of steak, and fresh pastries stuffed with delicious fillings, Argentinian cuisine might be for you. There's lots of choice in the capital if you're looking for an Argentinian restaurant London foodies love. We can help you find an exciting...
20 Nov 2023
Guide to London's best breakfast spots

Breakfast spots

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day so make sure you don't miss it. Whether you wake up craving a full English or you like to start the morning (or afternoon) with something a bit lighter, there are some brilliant breakfasts waiting to help you greet the day in the capital. If you're won...
27 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Covent Garden

Restaurants in Covent Garden

As one of London’s most iconic and busiest areas, Covent Garden is regularly packed with throngs of tourists as well as locals, with a choice of restaurants to match all tastes and budgets. With such an abundance of food and people, it can be overwhelming finding the right spot for a bite, but...
11 Oct 2023
The guide to the best Lebanese restaurants in London

Lebanese restaurants

Based around small sharing plates, a variety of meat and vegetable dishes, and light, healthier fare, Lebanese cuisine is a sociable experience that’s fast growing in popularity. The restaurants in London offering specialties from this Middle Eastern country are as varied and plentiful as the...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to comfort food in London

Comfort food

Sometimes all you want to devour is a big, sticky bowl of mac 'n' cheese or a hefty slice of Pizza Pilgrims' mushroom and truffle Italian pie. Sometimes comfort food evokes a sense of nostalgia, and sometimes it’s purely functional, like when it’s eaten to cure a hangover from hell. From...
28 Nov 2023
Guide to the best Piccadilly restaurants

Restaurants in Piccadilly

Piccadilly Circus, with its statue of Eros, is one of London's most famous sites. Piccadilly stretches off from it and down to Hyde Park, and is packed with lots to see and do along the way. In and around the road you'll find restaurants, world-famous stores, and major attractions like the Royal Aca...
1 Dec 2023
Guide to the best desserts in London


If you’ve got a sweet tooth, London is the place to be. Ranging from trendsetting sugary treats on the go to painstakingly crafted dessert marvels, the capital is where you’ll find some of world’s greatest pâtissiers plying their craft and coming up with creative puddings to...
21 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Hackney Wick

Restaurants in Hackney Wick

Hackney Wick: the creative capital of London and the bohemian neighbour of the swanky new Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. It's a hub for art, creativity, and culture, and an area that thrums with quirky bars, independent cafés, and edgy nightclubs. With this comes a variety of unique and interesting r...
1 Dec 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Kingsland Road

Restaurants in Kingsland Road

Kingsland Road is known as the home of Vietnamese food in London, but that's not the only delicious cuisine available on this busy East London street. Whether you're craving Japanese, seafood, burgers, or of course, a steaming bowl of pho, there's a restaurant in Kingsland Road where you can fill yo...
1 Dec 2023
Guide to brunch in London Bridge

Brunch in London Bridge

Whether you’re on the hunt for a sky-high brunch or a cocktail-fuelled bottomless boogie, chances are you’ll find somewhere to dine in and around London Bridge. Take in epic city views on the 31st floor of The Shard at Aqua Shard, enjoy a coffee-fuelled date at The Gentlemen Baristas or...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to budget-friendly restaurants in Richmond

Budget-friendly restaurants in Richmond

Despite being home to one of London's best free sights – Richmond Park – Richmond as a whole isn't exactly low-cost, with the upmarket neighbourhood a favourite among those with money to spend. Nonetheless, you can still find decent cheap eats and affordable restaurants here, and our guide tells you...
6 Sep 2023
Guide to weekday, Saturday, and Sunday brunch in London

Weekday and weekend brunch

It doesn't matter what day of the week it is – Londoners are always up for brunch. From lively bottomless parties to more refined menus, there's a tasty brunch menu to enjoy, whether it's a weekend or a weekday. From something special at the weekend to a weekday brunch London diners love, we've put...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to chef's tables in London

Chef's tables

A meal in a restaurant is often a great way to celebrate a special occasion but bagging a seat at the chef's table can make the experience even more memorable. If you like your meals to be on the theatrical side and you want to see the inner workings of the kitchen – and maybe even try out some excl...
13 Nov 2023
Guide to Italian restaurants in Shoreditch

Italian restaurants in Shoreditch

It's no secret that Shoreditch is one of the city's top areas for foodies, especially when it comes to Italian cuisine. The city is brimming with incredible restaurants and cafés where you can get your carb and Negroni fix. From the can't-go-wrong-with-it pasta hotspot Padella to the gigantic Italia...
10 Oct 2023
Guide to old restaurants in London

Old and historic restaurants

New culinary hotspots are constantly bursting onto the scene in London. Although many restaurants come and go, especially in these challenging times, there are enduring establishments that in some cases have been around for hundreds of years. If you want a dining experience that takes you back in ti...
15 Nov 2023
London's best outdoor restaurants

Outdoor dining

What could be better than a delicious meal outside with a great view on a sunny day? There may not always be blue skies in London but there are plenty of places for al fresco dining when the weather is great. Whether you're looking for an elegant rooftop terrace or pavement tables where you can watc...
27 Nov 2023
The best Korean restaurants in London

Korean restaurants

Asian food is very diverse, and whilst you might be familiar with Chinese, Japanese and Indian, Korean food may not be on your culinary radar yet. South Korean food and culture has exploded across the world in recent years and there are lots of Korean restaurants in London where you can try it for y...
2 Nov 2023
Where to eat game in London

Restaurants serving game

If you're hunting for the best game restaurants in London, you've come to the right place. UK land is chock full of highly-prized game meat that you can only find on UK soil, such as Highland venison and mountain hare, and restaurants are getting better and better at showcasing it. From sustainable...
14 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Westminster

Restaurants in Westminster

The City of Westminster might be best known for the eponymous cathedral and the parliament building, but there are plenty of fine eateries to be found in this affluent area. After all, the public servants, power brokers and wandering tourists need to recharge somewhere. You’ll find Michelin-st...
15 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants for takeaway in South London

South London takeaways

Sometimes you crave that one dish you can't get enough of, but you don't fancy leaving the snug cosiness of your warm house. Fear not; some of the best restaurants in the city also offer delivery, meaning you can enjoy your favourite Indian takeaway or a steaming bowl of tonkotsu without having to s...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to brunch in Camden

Brunch in Camden

Brunch is a real crowd-pleaser; it can be a relaxing way to ease into your weekend or a boozy opportunity for an all-out party. If you’re spending time in Camden at the weekend and want to join the brunch fun, there are lots of options to help you begin your day in the area. From vegan food to...
5 Sep 2023
Guide to bottomless brunch in Soho

Bottomless brunch in Soho

When the weekend rolls around it’s time to let your hair down, and who says you have to wait until the evening for the party to begin? If you’re ready for tasty food, free-flowing drinks, and a fun atmosphere, bottomless brunch is the ideal solution. There’s no shortage of options...
22 Nov 2023
Restaurants where kids eat free in October half-term in London

Free October half-term dining

Half-term is always an exciting time for the kids, it can be an expensive week if you're a parent. If you're worried about the cost of keeping them busy for the week, there are plenty of restaurants in London offering handy deals where children eat free if an adult is buying a meal. Head to one of t...
30 Oct 2023
Guide to the best pie and mash in London

Pie and mash

London is renowned for its love of traditional British cuisine, and one dish that holds a special place in the hearts of Brits everywhere is pie and mash. This hearty meal, made up of a savoury pie served with creamy mashed potatoes and a tangy green liquor sauce, has been a staple of the country's...
11 Oct 2023
Guide to the best British restaurants in London

British restaurants

Generally speaking, British cuisine might not have the grandest of reputations, but anyone who's ever tried a tasty steak & ale pie or had a nice cut of grass-fed beef will gladly tell you there's much more than just ye olde fish and chips to look forward to. The best restaurants in London are w...
14 Nov 2023
The best waterside restaurants in London

Waterside restaurants

When the temperature starts creeping up, finding a nice spot to grab a bite by the river can be just the thing to get your mind off the everyday urban jungle. And with the River Thames and numerous canals running across the city, London certainly isn't lacking options when it comes to waterside rela...
27 Nov 2023
Guide to brunch in Clapham

Brunch in Clapham

Clapham is undoubtedly a buzzy part of the city and that means it’s not too difficult to find the buzziest meal of them all around here – brunch. From refined weekend meals to raucous bottomless brunch parties, there’s plenty of choice if you want to enjoy food, drinks, laughs, and...
22 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Battersea

Restaurants in Battersea

Thanks to the recent regeneration of Battersea Power Station, Battersea is definitely a hot place for eating out right now. Both in the new development and in the wider area, you can find a broad array of restaurants ranging from tempting tapas to comforting Malaysian food. If you want to know which...
27 Nov 2023
Where to eat a full English breakfast in London

Full English breakfast

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right? But a classic full English is more like a way of life for us Brits. The full English breakfast dates back to the 1300s when it was deemed a luxury enjoyed by only the wealthiest folk and is one of the oldest traditional dishes in Engli...
27 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Paddington

Restaurants in Paddington

Despite being comparatively small in size, Paddington is rich in outstanding culinary options. With so many choices, it can be difficult to know where to start. Our guide to the best restaurants in Paddington will introduce you to dining in the area, covering a range of cuisines, atmospheres, and bu...
11 Oct 2023
Guide to walk-in restaurants in London

Walk-in restaurants

With so many hungry diners in the city, booking a table for a meal is often the norm, especially in these post-pandemic times. But what if you want to be spontaneous or hunger strikes when you weren't expecting it? Thankfully London has plenty of restaurants that either don't take reservations at al...
30 Nov 2023
Guide to vegan brunch in London

Vegan brunch

Plant-based Londoners don't miss out when it comes to delicious food, and that includes when it's time for brunch. If you want a vegan brunch London is packed with options, including 100% plant-based establishments and venues that serve animal products but also cater well for vegan foodies. If you'r...
27 Nov 2023
Where to eat truffles in London


With a distinctive taste and aroma and often a hefty price tag too, truffles really are a little taste of luxury. Their unique flavour can divide opinion but if you're one of the people who loves truffle oil, truffle honey, and grated truffle, it's worth knowing about where you can go in London to e...
23 Oct 2023
Guide to brunch in Mayfair

Brunch in Mayfair

Mayfair, one of London's most prestigious and historic areas, isn't just known for its high-end boutiques, art galleries, and luxurious residences. Nestled among its elegant streets are culinary gems waiting to be discovered, particularly when it comes brunch. For brunch Mayfair pulls out all the st...
26 Oct 2023
Guide to brunch in Victoria

Brunch in Victoria

Being one of London's major transport hubs and located right in the heart of the capital, Victoria is a bustling area with lots going on. That includes plenty of restaurants to tempt locals as well as those who are just passing through. If you're interested in brunch places near Victoria, you're in...
1 Nov 2023
Guide to the best restaurants in Crouch End

Restaurants in Crouch End

Crouch End is a well-heeled North London suburb, home to a few celebs and known for its traditional clocktower. Explore the area and you'll also find plenty of exciting boutiques, cafés, and restaurants serving a broad array of different cuisines from around the world including Thai, Turkish, and Fr...
25 Sep 2023
The best salads in London


Had enough of the junk and looking to freshen up your meal plan with some tasty veggies? Well then, our guide to the best salads in London is your new best bud. We've explored the top places to find delicious, healthy salads throughout the capital, from one-off surprises hidden on refined restaurant...
13 Nov 2023
Guide to the best Sunday roasts in London

Roast dinners

You can't visit London without sampling a classic roast dinner, the traditional British meal that is typically served on a Sunday and is basically a weekly ritual in homes across the country. From slow-cooked leg of lamb served with ample mint sauce and twice-cooked short rib beef with dripping roas...
15 Nov 2023
London's best Chinese restaurants

Chinese restaurants

With London having its very own Chinatown, it’s no surprise that the Chinese cuisine on offer in the city goes far beyond the usual takeout. Whether you’re looking for platters of steaming dim sum, regional specialties, refined dining, family-run joints, the famed Peking duck or any othe...
11 Oct 2023
Guide to the best Japanese restaurants in London

Japanese restaurants

Japanese cuisine is popular around the world, and London is no exception. Whether you're looking for light and elegant sushi, a comforting bowl of hot, steamy tonkotsu or a place to indulge in an authentic izakaya experience, you'll certainly find it at one of London's Japanese restaurants. From exc...
6 Sep 2023