Food & Drink

If you're looking for the best places to eat in London, we're your guide. From pop-ups to established spots; hidden away places to gluten-free, vegan, vegetarian delights, here's our selection of the best places to eat and drink in London:

Where To Eat And Drink In... Euston

Where To Eat And Drink In... Euston

The best restaurants, boozers and cafes around the station. | By Lydia Manch
How To Apply Some Japanese Junk Food To Your Saturday Hangover

How To Apply Some Japanese Junk Food To Your Saturday Hangover

Bottomless food beats bottomless booze. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
5 Reasons To Head Down To Ally Pally's Free Foodie Festivals This Summer

5 Reasons To Head Down To Ally Pally's Free Foodie Festivals This Summer

We don't need convincing. | Sponsor
The Best Gin Bars In London

The Best Gin Bars In London

Hic! | By Helen Glaberson
We're Left Feeling Wired After This Tequila-Laced Brunch

We're Left Feeling Wired After This Tequila-Laced Brunch

Endless frozen margaritas. | By Will Noble ★★★★☆
The Best Independent Cafés To Work From In London

The Best Independent Cafés To Work From In London

Lattes and laptops. | By Chloe Koura
The Little-Known Foodie Street In Covent Garden

The Little-Known Foodie Street In Covent Garden

Feeling peckish? | By Eleana Overett
Foodie? Shopaholic? Old Spitalfields Market Is Your East London Home Away From Home

Foodie? Shopaholic? Old Spitalfields Market Is Your East London Home Away From Home

Always something going on. | Sponsor
Now It's All About Avocado In Your Ice Cream

Now It's All About Avocado In Your Ice Cream

Even the pip has a tasty surprise. | By Robert Greene
Cocktails And A Campfire In A Secret Garden: The Midnight Apothecary Is Back

Cocktails And A Campfire In A Secret Garden: The Midnight Apothecary Is Back

Name a more romantic way to spend a Friday night. | Sponsor
Roof East Is Smashing Summer Out Of The Park With Booze, Views And Games Aplenty

Roof East Is Smashing Summer Out Of The Park With Booze, Views And Games Aplenty

This Stratford car park has never looked so good. | By Eleana Overett
Sea Containers Brunch Lacks A Little Sparkle

Sea Containers Brunch Lacks A Little Sparkle

Nervy and unsure of itself. | By Will Noble ★★★☆☆
The Level Of Detail At This Flower-Themed Afternoon Tea Is Blooming Marvellous

The Level Of Detail At This Flower-Themed Afternoon Tea Is Blooming Marvellous

Handmade dew drops, for goodness sake... | By Robert Greene
London's Best Gin & Tonics

London's Best Gin & Tonics

Let's get (mother's) ruined. | By Helen Glaberson
Love Trains? Love Murder Mysteries? Step This Way

Love Trains? Love Murder Mysteries? Step This Way

Good food and foul deeds. | By Lydia Manch
There Are Some Great British Dishes At The Great Northern Hotel

There Are Some Great British Dishes At The Great Northern Hotel

We didn't expect to get this excited about a plate of asparagus | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Where To Drink Spritz In London

Where To Drink Spritz In London

The delicious orange-hued drink is all around town. | By Londonist Staff
Is This £18 Steak And Wine Deal Worth It?

Is This £18 Steak And Wine Deal Worth It?

A thriftier West End alternative. | By Will Noble ★★★☆☆
Venetian Food In Chaotic Surroundings, Courtesy Of Cecconi's Pizza Bar

Venetian Food In Chaotic Surroundings, Courtesy Of Cecconi's Pizza Bar

"If you close your eyes, it's like you're in a rowdy old pub on a Friday night". | By Laura Reynolds ★★★☆☆
The Best Beer Festivals In London In June 2018

The Best Beer Festivals In London In June 2018

*Naked beer festival alert* | By Dave Haste
Patty & Bun's New Breakfast Menu Is Absolutely Filthy

Patty & Bun's New Breakfast Menu Is Absolutely Filthy

Pure, delicious filth. | By Laura Reynolds ★★★★☆
Bryn Williams Is A Bite Of British Brilliance At Somerset House

Bryn Williams Is A Bite Of British Brilliance At Somerset House

Great food, strange menu. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Stuffed Pasta, Aged Parmesan: This Small Restaurant Packs In Some Of The Best Of Parma

Stuffed Pasta, Aged Parmesan: This Small Restaurant Packs In Some Of The Best Of Parma

We took a whirlwind tour of Parma at this Fitzrovia Italian. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Did You Know That Quorn Was Invented Beside The Thames?

Did You Know That Quorn Was Invented Beside The Thames?

Marlow in Bucks gave us fakon butties. | By M@
Coin Laundry Really Puts Our Tastebuds Through The Wringer

Coin Laundry Really Puts Our Tastebuds Through The Wringer

In a good way. Mostly. | By Laura Reynolds ★★★☆☆
London's Best Street Food Night Markets This Spring And Summer

London's Best Street Food Night Markets This Spring And Summer

Fill your face al fresco. | By Londonist Staff
Martin Morales Strikes Another Peruvian Punch With Andina Picantería

Martin Morales Strikes Another Peruvian Punch With Andina Picantería

Rustic meets refined. | By Robert Greene ★★★★☆
Where To Find The Best English Food In London

Where To Find The Best English Food In London

From roasts to trifles. | By Will Noble
The Southwark Railway Arch Where You Can Dance Until The Small Hours, Tel Aviv-Style

The Southwark Railway Arch Where You Can Dance Until The Small Hours, Tel Aviv-Style

Open till 4am. Good at hummus. | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
Snapshots Of Britain On A Plate, At GBR

Snapshots Of Britain On A Plate, At GBR

Small dishes showcase big flavours. | By Will Noble ★★★★☆
North London's Best Beer Gardens

North London's Best Beer Gardens

Al fresco up north. | By M@
Woman Disgusted By Kids Eating Same Fried Chicken Meal That She'll Demolish Tonight, P**sed

Woman Disgusted By Kids Eating Same Fried Chicken Meal That She'll Demolish Tonight, P**sed

"It's a sad sign of the times". | By Will Noble
This Chinese Roast Is An Ingenious Twist On The English Classic

This Chinese Roast Is An Ingenious Twist On The English Classic

Not just a cheap fusion gimmick. | By Will Noble ★★★★☆
In Honour Of London's Most Un-Instagrammable Food

In Honour Of London's Most Un-Instagrammable Food

Put. The Phone. Down. | By Ruth Hargreaves
Is Pergola Paddington One Of London's Prettiest Rooftop Gardens?

Is Pergola Paddington One Of London's Prettiest Rooftop Gardens?

Definitely a contender. | By Robert Greene
Hush's 'London In Blossom' Menu Is Every Foodie Instagrammer's Fantasy

Hush's 'London In Blossom' Menu Is Every Foodie Instagrammer's Fantasy

Hashtag flower power. | By Robert Greene ★★★★☆
We Fell For This Camden Seafood Restaurant Hook, Line And Sinker

We Fell For This Camden Seafood Restaurant Hook, Line And Sinker

Their seafood has us hooked | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
Ally Pally Is Throwing Free Foodie Festivals This Summer, And Frank Turner Is Headlining The First One With A DJ Set This Bank Holiday

Ally Pally Is Throwing Free Foodie Festivals This Summer, And Frank Turner Is Headlining The First One With A DJ Set This Bank Holiday

Food, booze and views. | Sponsor
London's Most Beautiful Banqueting Halls for Your Wedding

London's Most Beautiful Banqueting Halls for Your Wedding

Regency-era elegance or Art Deco grandeur | Sponsor
Traditional Meets Innovative At East India Company's New Afternoon Tea

Traditional Meets Innovative At East India Company's New Afternoon Tea

Nutmeg-scented egg sarnie, anyone? | By Eleana Overett
Biggest Pub In London? The New BrewDog Has To Be A Contender

Biggest Pub In London? The New BrewDog Has To Be A Contender

So big, you lose the end round the curvature of the Earth. | By M@
Chokhi Dhani: Indian Food That's Fit For A Raj

Chokhi Dhani: Indian Food That's Fit For A Raj

Proper posh curry. | By Will Noble ★★★★★
We've Found A Gin Lover's Paradise With 54 Types Of Gin

We've Found A Gin Lover's Paradise With 54 Types Of Gin

Gin, glorious gin. | Sponsor
Fulham Broadway’s Former Edwardian Ticket Hall Has Had A Boozy Makeover

Fulham Broadway’s Former Edwardian Ticket Hall Has Had A Boozy Makeover

To the trains (and tipples)! | By Will Noble
People Are Kicking Off About Having To Reserve Space To Picnic In A Public Park

People Are Kicking Off About Having To Reserve Space To Picnic In A Public Park

Can you reserve a public space? | By Harry Rosehill
108 Garage Has More Than One Trick Up Its Apron

108 Garage Has More Than One Trick Up Its Apron

Mystery in every bite. | By Robert Greene ★★★★☆
This Saucy Drag Brunch In Balham Puts The 'Bottom' Into Bottomless

This Saucy Drag Brunch In Balham Puts The 'Bottom' Into Bottomless

Are you ready for all that jelly? | By Robert Greene
Korean Fried Chicken AND Karaoke? Why, Hammersmith, You Spoil Us

Korean Fried Chicken AND Karaoke? Why, Hammersmith, You Spoil Us

Singin' and wingin'. | By Eleana Overett
Taste Of London Brings Five Days Of Feasting To Regent's Park

Taste Of London Brings Five Days Of Feasting To Regent's Park

So. Much. Food. | Sponsor
Camden Gets More Fantastic Vegan Food With New Pizza Joint Purezza

Camden Gets More Fantastic Vegan Food With New Pizza Joint Purezza

Pizza that would make a real Neapolitan proud. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★★
Tasteless Marketing Wedding Stunts: The Royal KFC Bucket

Tasteless Marketing Wedding Stunts: The Royal KFC Bucket

The perfect vessel for your miscellaneous dead poultry shapes. | By Will Noble
We Went To The London Pub, To See What Goes On In There

We Went To The London Pub, To See What Goes On In There

A naked parody of an English pub? | By Jack Oughton
Dominique Ansel Bakery's Afternoon Tea Is A Fantastically Floral Experience

Dominique Ansel Bakery's Afternoon Tea Is A Fantastically Floral Experience

Instagrammers, gather. | By Laura Reynolds ★★★★☆
All Hail Fuwa Fuwa's New Skyscraper Souffle Pancakes

All Hail Fuwa Fuwa's New Skyscraper Souffle Pancakes

Go for the double stack, it's worth it. | By Eleana Overett
10 Foods You Never Knew Were Invented In London

10 Foods You Never Knew Were Invented In London

The Savoy has a lot to answer for. | By Leah Hyslop
Drag Karaoke Bar Coming To East London This Month

Drag Karaoke Bar Coming To East London This Month

Turn a drab night into a drag night. | By Will Noble
Behind The Scenes At... A Krispy Kreme Factory

Behind The Scenes At... A Krispy Kreme Factory

16 million doughnuts made every year. | By Laura Reynolds
A Hidden Fitzrovia Bar For Those In The Know

A Hidden Fitzrovia Bar For Those In The Know

Like your bars with a lot of backstory? | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
Where To Eat And Drink In... Covent Garden

Where To Eat And Drink In... Covent Garden

The best restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs in Covent Garden. | By Lydia Manch
One Of Meghan Markle's Favourite Restaurants Honours Her With A Vegan Poutine

One Of Meghan Markle's Favourite Restaurants Honours Her With A Vegan Poutine

Fit for a royal... or a commoner like us. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★★
This Dalston Bar Is Serving One Of London's Best-Value Tasting Menus

This Dalston Bar Is Serving One Of London's Best-Value Tasting Menus

Relentlessly inventive. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
London’s Best Rooftop Bars

London’s Best Rooftop Bars

Suntraps and scenic views. | By Ben Norum
This London Gallery Roasts Its Own Coffee In A Second World War Bunker

This London Gallery Roasts Its Own Coffee In A Second World War Bunker

A Nissen hut, to be precise. | By Robert Greene
Festa Sul Prato Is A Gem Hiding In Plain Sight

Festa Sul Prato Is A Gem Hiding In Plain Sight

Bathed in natural light. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
Here's A Taste Of What You Could Be Devouring At Chang Sensory Trails

Here's A Taste Of What You Could Be Devouring At Chang Sensory Trails

From Thailand with love. | Sponsor
Music May Indeed Be The Food Of Love At This Symphonic Afternoon Tea

Music May Indeed Be The Food Of Love At This Symphonic Afternoon Tea

A note-worthy treat. | By Robert Greene
Holy Smokes! Visit This Fiery New Indian Restaurant Inside Battersea Power Station

Holy Smokes! Visit This Fiery New Indian Restaurant Inside Battersea Power Station

Food that's literally lit. | By Eleana Overett
The Best Beer Festivals In London In May 2018

The Best Beer Festivals In London In May 2018

Beer. And Cider. And coffee! | By Dave Haste
Get Ready For A Mad Scramble: Gingerline Have Announced Their Next Ticket Release Date

Get Ready For A Mad Scramble: Gingerline Have Announced Their Next Ticket Release Date

Got your interdimensional supperclub squad together? | By Lydia Manch
How To Eat, Drink And Smoke Like Winston Churchill

How To Eat, Drink And Smoke Like Winston Churchill

No rationing required. | By Will Noble
The Gherkin's Taking Your Poached Eggs On Toast To Towering New Heights

The Gherkin's Taking Your Poached Eggs On Toast To Towering New Heights

180 metres high. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
The New Shoreditch Restaurant Featuring All Your Favourite Foods... Without Your Favourite Ingredients

The New Shoreditch Restaurant Featuring All Your Favourite Foods... Without Your Favourite Ingredients

Zero meat, dairy and gluten. | By Robert Greene
A First Look At Cutter & Squidge's Potion Room Afternoon Tea

A First Look At Cutter & Squidge's Potion Room Afternoon Tea

Release your inner wizard at this delicious potions class. | By Laura Reynolds ★★★★★
We're All Abuzz Over This Honey Bee Themed Afternoon Tea In Bloomsbury

We're All Abuzz Over This Honey Bee Themed Afternoon Tea In Bloomsbury

Nature has never tasted so sweet. | By Robert Greene
Succulent Prawns And Exploding Egg Parcels: We've Found A Tapas Treasure

Succulent Prawns And Exploding Egg Parcels: We've Found A Tapas Treasure

There's no place like Omar's Place. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
London's Space-Themed Afternoon Tea Is Ready For Blast Off

London's Space-Themed Afternoon Tea Is Ready For Blast Off

Anyone for some gravi-tea? | By Londonist Staff
This Spitalfields Restaurant Has Us Hot Under The Collar

This Spitalfields Restaurant Has Us Hot Under The Collar

Spice and the City. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Love Thai Food? Win A £50 Restaurant Voucher With Chang Sensory Trails

Love Thai Food? Win A £50 Restaurant Voucher With Chang Sensory Trails

Eight to give away. | Sponsor
Superb Spicy Sichuan Cuisine In Victoria

Superb Spicy Sichuan Cuisine In Victoria

Perfect if you like some heat in your dinner. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★★
Attend Your Very Own Potions Class With These Wizarding Cocktails

Attend Your Very Own Potions Class With These Wizarding Cocktails

What drinks will you magic up? | By Londonist Staff
London Rooftop Bars That Are Open All Year

London Rooftop Bars That Are Open All Year

Booze with views, all year round. | By Laura Reynolds
Chocolate-Stuffed Calzones Have Arrived In London And We Couldn't Be Happier About It

Chocolate-Stuffed Calzones Have Arrived In London And We Couldn't Be Happier About It

Reese's vs Kinder Bueno. Fight! | By Robert Greene
Pancakes Like You've Never Seen Before: Meet The Panc Cake

Pancakes Like You've Never Seen Before: Meet The Panc Cake

They're worth flipping out over. | By Robert Greene
Hawksmoor Spitalfields Is Now Sleeker Than Ever

Hawksmoor Spitalfields Is Now Sleeker Than Ever

And the prize for prettiest steakhouse goes to... | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Rudy's Dirty Vegan Diner Is Gluttony At Its Finest

Rudy's Dirty Vegan Diner Is Gluttony At Its Finest

Living to ethical excess. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★★
Where To Eat And Drink In... Dalston

Where To Eat And Drink In... Dalston

The best restaurants, pubs and bars. | By Lydia Manch
Poon's: The Return Of A Restaurant Dynasty

Poon's: The Return Of A Restaurant Dynasty

Back with another block-rocking eat | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
You'll Worship These Coffee Shops Inside Churches

You'll Worship These Coffee Shops Inside Churches

Contemplative cuppas. | By M@
Like Thai Food? Thai Beer? You'll Love Chang Sensory Trails

Like Thai Food? Thai Beer? You'll Love Chang Sensory Trails

Mmm... tasty. | Sponsor
An Evening Of Meat: Exclusive Supper Club Meets Feminist Cabaret

An Evening Of Meat: Exclusive Supper Club Meets Feminist Cabaret

The food was delicious but how did the feminism hold up? | By Kyra Hanson ★★★☆☆