Food

London is full of superb restaurants, cafes and places to eat. Whether you're looking for a feast or you're on a budget; whether you need vegan or vegetarian food; or gluten free meals, we are your guide to the best food in London.

Londonist's Foodie Picks: Top Rated Recent Restaurants

Londonist's Foodie Picks: Top Rated Recent Restaurants

Foodie recommendations.
Is This London's Most Expensive Ice Cream?

Is This London's Most Expensive Ice Cream?

Sprinkled with edible diamonds
Craving The Sweet Stuff? You'll Love The London Chocolate Show

Craving The Sweet Stuff? You'll Love The London Chocolate Show

If you like chocolate, you'll love this
Here's a peek inside London's new Harry Potter supper club

Here's a peek inside London's new Harry Potter supper club

Pick your house (Gryffindor, obvs)
Review: Roast's Brunch Menu

Review: Roast's Brunch Menu

Forget lunch - head to Roast for brunch
There's more to this South Bank restaurant than the views

There's more to this South Bank restaurant than the views

Even without those views, this place still dazzles.
German Gymnasium's Berlin Picnic Reviewed

German Gymnasium's Berlin Picnic Reviewed

Picnic meets banquet...
London's Most Exciting New Bars And Restaurants: September 2017

London's Most Exciting New Bars And Restaurants: September 2017

Have you heard of hairclubbing?
Read this before you order your next pizza

Read this before you order your next pizza

Protect your wallet.
Top 7 London Aperitivo Hours You Don't Want To Miss

Top 7 London Aperitivo Hours You Don't Want To Miss

Here's where you should be spending aperitivo hour in London
Food Review: Margot

Food Review: Margot

Is this Covent Garden's most luxurious restaurant?
How Much Would You Be Willing To Pay For A Meal You Cook Yourself?

How Much Would You Be Willing To Pay For A Meal You Cook Yourself?

Pricey for a meal you cook yourself
Another 5 reasons why we love Smithfield Market

Another 5 reasons why we love Smithfield Market

Well worth a butcher's
Food Review: Marcella, Deptford

Food Review: Marcella, Deptford

They make a mean martini.
Fancy A Wicked-Themed Afternoon Tea?

Fancy A Wicked-Themed Afternoon Tea?

Plenty of sand-witches
Dine on scorpions, worms and grasshoppers at these London restaurants

Dine on scorpions, worms and grasshoppers at these London restaurants

Chow down on scorpions, worms and grasshopper guacamole
Food Review: Tuyo

Food Review: Tuyo

Saffron cocktails and Levantine dishes
Alternative Hot Dogs

Alternative Hot Dogs

A fresh twist on a classic.
London's best kept secret gastropubs

London's best kept secret gastropubs

Fascinating
In Search Of The Best Sandwich Known To Man

In Search Of The Best Sandwich Known To Man

Best sandwich ever?
Covent Garden's Chocoholic's Paradise

Covent Garden's Chocoholic's Paradise

Head down to Covent Garden and learn the Italian art of chocolate making
Food Review: Not Veggie? You Might Be Once You've Eaten In Here

Food Review: Not Veggie? You Might Be Once You've Eaten In Here

This Chinese Restaurant Serves Crispy Duck With A Difference

This Chinese Restaurant Serves Crispy Duck With A Difference

Cracking delivery.
London's Best Food Challenges

London's Best Food Challenges

Do. Or do not. There is no try.
London's unsung restaurants

London's unsung restaurants

Sometimes less is more
7 'Secret' Cafes In London

7 'Secret' Cafes In London

Hidden in plain sight
Dining in London for under £20, part one

Dining in London for under £20, part one

Cheap as chips.
London's most under appreciated afternoon teas

London's most under appreciated afternoon teas

Loose waistbands at the ready...
8 Of London's Most Beautiful Restaurants

8 Of London's Most Beautiful Restaurants

Feast your eyes.
London's Best Cheap Eats

London's Best Cheap Eats

Good food does come cheap in London. Honest.
Cheap eats: 20 restaurants where you can eat for under £20

Cheap eats: 20 restaurants where you can eat for under £20

Because cheap doesn't have to mean tasteless
Did You Know You Can Try The World's Hottest Chilli In Borough Market?

Did You Know You Can Try The World's Hottest Chilli In Borough Market?

Make the most of it.
6 Ideas For Romantic Days Out In London

6 Ideas For Romantic Days Out In London

Romance really isn't dead.
London's Best Places For A Private Pint

London's Best Places For A Private Pint

Illicit and secretive.
These are some of the most unusual cafes in London

These are some of the most unusual cafes in London

Sometimes refreshment alone just isn't enough.
Alternative Things To Do In North London

Alternative Things To Do In North London

Off the beaten track.
We finally worked out why south Londoners love this dim sum restaurant so much

We finally worked out why south Londoners love this dim sum restaurant so much

We've worked out the key to eating well here.
This quirky cafe is for Londoners who think they like the countryside - but really don't

This quirky cafe is for Londoners who think they like the countryside - but really don't

Coffee accompanied by the rattle of the DLR
London's best cake shops

London's best cake shops

Fascinating.
Have You Seen London's New Pan-Asian Food Hall?

Have You Seen London's New Pan-Asian Food Hall?

You *have* to visit London's bustling new Asian street food market
Where Can You Get The Best Fish And Chips In London?

Where Can You Get The Best Fish And Chips In London?

It was tough researching this one, but someone had to do it
We Reckon Palm Vaults Is London's Prettiest Café

We Reckon Palm Vaults Is London's Prettiest Café

Don't forget to check out the loos.
London's Best Single Item Restaurants

London's Best Single Item Restaurants

If you're going to do something, do it well
Egg Shaped Waffles And Blow Torches: London's Most Fun Street Food

Egg Shaped Waffles And Blow Torches: London's Most Fun Street Food

You won't be bored at these stalls.
Where To Go When You Want Authentic Regional Cuisine

Where To Go When You Want Authentic Regional Cuisine

It can be tough to tell, so we've done the research
Step Back In Time At London's Oldest Deli

Step Back In Time At London's Oldest Deli

And they sell ice cream.
Mapped: London's Best Fry Up Breakfasts

Mapped: London's Best Fry Up Breakfasts

Smell the bacon.
London's best food markets

London's best food markets

London's most mouthwatering markets.
London's Poshest Dining Rooms

London's Poshest Dining Rooms

It's rude to stare, you know.
Which London Restaurants Have The Longest Queues?

Which London Restaurants Have The Longest Queues?

Would you queue for hours?