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.

Duck Duck Goose: Pop Brixton Gets Yet Another Great Restaurant

Duck Duck Goose: Pop Brixton Gets Yet Another Great Restaurant

Cantonese canteen dining. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
West End Dining: The Best Pre-Theatre Venues

West End Dining: The Best Pre-Theatre Venues

Delicious deals to be had. | By Janan Jay
Polish Food In London: What It Is And Where To Find It

Polish Food In London: What It Is And Where To Find It

Plenty of pierogi. | By Janan Jay
Draft House Proves That Vegan Doesn't Have To Mean Healthy (And That's A Good Thing)

Draft House Proves That Vegan Doesn't Have To Mean Healthy (And That's A Good Thing)

Get the napkins ready. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★★
12 Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants To Try In London

12 Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants To Try In London

Where to eat if you're not about the meat. | By Ben Norum
London’s 14 Highest-Up Restaurants

London’s 14 Highest-Up Restaurants

Sky-high dining. | By Ben Norum
Why The Hell Do People Go To Medieval Banquets?
Opinion

Why The Hell Do People Go To Medieval Banquets?

Oh, the communal chicken. | By Samantha Rea
The Best Places In London To Celebrate Burns Night

The Best Places In London To Celebrate Burns Night

Kilt up. | By Lydia Manch
9 Child Friendly Restaurants In London

9 Child Friendly Restaurants In London

Cheap and cheerful without cutting corners. | By Ben Norum
Where To Eat And Drink In... Waterloo

Where To Eat And Drink In... Waterloo

Lunches, restaurants, pubs, bars and more. | By Ben Norum
London's Best Korean Restaurants

London's Best Korean Restaurants

Gettin' jjigae with it. | By Lydia Manch
Could This Be London's Biggest Burger?

Could This Be London's Biggest Burger?

Not for the faint-hearted. | By Robert Greene
Food Review: La Tagliata Comes To Fitzrovia

Food Review: La Tagliata Comes To Fitzrovia

This one has a wine bar attached. | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
Flock To Camden For Vegan Pie And Mash With All The Trimmings

Flock To Camden For Vegan Pie And Mash With All The Trimmings

Smothered in gravy. | By Robert Greene
Get Messy This Winter With Oozy Swiss Cheese Fondue

Get Messy This Winter With Oozy Swiss Cheese Fondue

Melted cheese? Yes please! | By Robert Greene
Vinoteca: A New Place To Glug Wine In The City

Vinoteca: A New Place To Glug Wine In The City

Order a dessert wine flight. | By Will Noble ★★★☆☆
Late Nights, Great Curry And Vintage Cosiness: This Tooting Bar Has It All

Late Nights, Great Curry And Vintage Cosiness: This Tooting Bar Has It All

G&T by the enormous goblet. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Food Review: Flour and Grape

Food Review: Flour and Grape

Perfect pappardelle. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
Is This London's Most Exotic Afternoon Tea?

Is This London's Most Exotic Afternoon Tea?

Cinnamon clotted cream? Sign us up! | By Robert Greene
Celebrate All Things Awfully British At This Top Notch Winter Cabin

Celebrate All Things Awfully British At This Top Notch Winter Cabin

Slippers, smoking jacket and personal butler provided. | By Robert Greene
Taste A Tale As Old As Time At Beauty And The Beast Afternoon Tea

Taste A Tale As Old As Time At Beauty And The Beast Afternoon Tea

Don't believe us? Ask the dishes! | By Robert Greene
PickyWops' Vegan Pizza Packs A Meaty Punch

PickyWops' Vegan Pizza Packs A Meaty Punch

Seitan doner? | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
London's Best Winter Rooftop Bars

London's Best Winter Rooftop Bars

Booze and blankets. Bliss. | By Ruth Hargreaves
Club Gascon Is Back

Club Gascon Is Back

Bringing a bit of southwest France to Smithfield | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
London's Best Seafood Restaurants

London's Best Seafood Restaurants

Get your shellfish fix. | By Helen Graves
We Visited A Szechuan Hideaway In Victoria

We Visited A Szechuan Hideaway In Victoria

Lots of nooks, crannies and cave-like alcoves. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
It’s Fun To Stay At The Indian YMCA... It's Even Better To Eat There

It’s Fun To Stay At The Indian YMCA... It's Even Better To Eat There

London's resident Indians recommend it. | By Charlotte Morrin
Hackney's Martello Hall Gets A Sister Bar In Brixton

Hackney's Martello Hall Gets A Sister Bar In Brixton

Hackney's Martello Hall gets a sister bar in south London. | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
Warm Yourself Up With Mulled Cider At Caravan

Warm Yourself Up With Mulled Cider At Caravan

The drink matches the surroundings. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
Introducing The Deep-Fried Camembert Burger Straight From Your Cheesy Dreams

Introducing The Deep-Fried Camembert Burger Straight From Your Cheesy Dreams

So. Much. Ooze. | By Ross Miklaszewicz
The Spitalfields Sweet Shop Where You Can Make Your Own Lollipops

The Spitalfields Sweet Shop Where You Can Make Your Own Lollipops

Discover the art of spun candy. | By Robert Greene
This Curry Restaurant Hasn't Changed In 60 Years, And Is All The Better For It

This Curry Restaurant Hasn't Changed In 60 Years, And Is All The Better For It

The prices also hark back to another era. | By Heather Taylor
This Islington Restaurant Makes The Ethical Taste Delicious

This Islington Restaurant Makes The Ethical Taste Delicious

As pure as it is passionate. | By Gillian Fisher ★★★★★
An Early Morning Trip To London's Famous Meat Market
Opinion

An Early Morning Trip To London's Famous Meat Market

Early rise for a bargain. | By Danny Lavelle
If You're Not Ordering The Pancakes At This West Hampstead Brunch, You're Doing It All Wrong

If You're Not Ordering The Pancakes At This West Hampstead Brunch, You're Doing It All Wrong

Triple-stacked and stickily splendid. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
London's Best Thai Restaurants

London's Best Thai Restaurants

Smoking hot. | By Ruth Hargreaves
Introducing The Biskie: Part-Biscuit, Part-Cookie, Fully Delicious

Introducing The Biskie: Part-Biscuit, Part-Cookie, Fully Delicious

Find it at Cutter and Squidge in Soho. | By Robert Greene
Velvety Booths, Christmassy Cocktails And Piles Of Spaghetti: This Islington Restaurant Is Doing Winter The Right Way

Velvety Booths, Christmassy Cocktails And Piles Of Spaghetti: This Islington Restaurant Is Doing Winter The Right Way

Go for the seafood, stay for the sticky toffee pudding | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
Where To Find London's Best Kimchi Dishes

Where To Find London's Best Kimchi Dishes

Sour, spicy and oh so scrumptious. | By Ruth Hargreaves
London's Best Christmas Afternoon Teas

London's Best Christmas Afternoon Teas

Festive pastries. | By Joanne Gould
Sandwich Sized Sushi Rolls At Inigo

Sandwich Sized Sushi Rolls At Inigo

Bigger and better. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
Forget Flowers And Chocolates, Donut Bouquets Have Rolled Into Town

Forget Flowers And Chocolates, Donut Bouquets Have Rolled Into Town

Because the best gifts are the ones you can eat too. | By Robert Greene
The Traditional Taiwanese Snack Getting Londoners In A Spin

The Traditional Taiwanese Snack Getting Londoners In A Spin

Flavours from vanilla custard to matcha green tea. | By Elle Vickery
Scandinavian Soul Sessions: Aster's New Live Music Nights

Scandinavian Soul Sessions: Aster's New Live Music Nights

Aster's soul cafe. | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
We Couldn't Be Bothered To Eat Any Christmas Sandwiches This Year, So We Made These Reviews Up

We Couldn't Be Bothered To Eat Any Christmas Sandwiches This Year, So We Made These Reviews Up

Richmond Park Xmas Sandwich: lots of venison, too much greenery. | By Will Noble
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea Is Simply Scrumdiddlyumptious

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea Is Simply Scrumdiddlyumptious

Eat your way through the factory. | By Robert Greene
CôBa: Vietnamese BBQ Comes To King's Cross

CôBa: Vietnamese BBQ Comes To King's Cross

There will be blood (orange). | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
New Winter Menu At Franco Manca Gives Us The Chills

New Winter Menu At Franco Manca Gives Us The Chills

Grab a pizza the action. | By Elle Vickery
London's First Novelty Pop-Up: The Automatic Buffet

London's First Novelty Pop-Up: The Automatic Buffet

Edwardian concept cafe. | By M@
This Oxford Street Rooftop Bar Specialises In Melted Cheese

This Oxford Street Rooftop Bar Specialises In Melted Cheese

Escape the crowds with some raclette. | By Laura Reynolds
Rudie's New Sunday Roast Is Jamaican Us Crazy

Rudie's New Sunday Roast Is Jamaican Us Crazy

Lashings of jerk-rum gravy. | By Kyra Hanson
John Lewis Has A New Rooftop Garden Bar

John Lewis Has A New Rooftop Garden Bar

Cosying up for winter. | By Laura Reynolds
How Do You Like Your Christmas Dinner? Covered In Cheese, Of Course

How Do You Like Your Christmas Dinner? Covered In Cheese, Of Course

Nothing says festive like fondue. | By Laura Reynolds
This Southbank Restaurant Is Jazzing Up Your Saturday

This Southbank Restaurant Is Jazzing Up Your Saturday

Spectacular seafood... | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Where To Eat Christmas Dinner On Christmas Day 2017 In London

Where To Eat Christmas Dinner On Christmas Day 2017 In London

Where's serving? | By Ruth Hargreaves
Flavour Bastard: What's All The Fuss About?

Flavour Bastard: What's All The Fuss About?

Is it really as offbeat as it claims to be? | By Robert Greene ★★★☆☆
Peckham Gets Yet Another Exceptional Restaurant

Peckham Gets Yet Another Exceptional Restaurant

The perfect roast potatoes? | By Will Noble ★★★★★
Discover The Afternoon Tea Inspired By Pop Art

Discover The Afternoon Tea Inspired By Pop Art

Forget pop tarts, this is pop art. | By Robert Greene
Holy Guacamole: The Return Of Santo Remedio

Holy Guacamole: The Return Of Santo Remedio

Welcome back, dream tacos. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
London's Best Old School Bakeries

London's Best Old School Bakeries

Good, old fashioned loaves | By Joanne Gould
Get Ready For The Festive Season With City Lit's Food And Drink Courses

Get Ready For The Festive Season With City Lit's Food And Drink Courses

Impress your guests with festive fizz this Christmas. | Sponsor
Rum Shack, Baby, Rum Shack: Vauxhall Gets A Colourful Jerk Joint

Rum Shack, Baby, Rum Shack: Vauxhall Gets A Colourful Jerk Joint

Rum by the river. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Essential Vegan Cafe Does More Than It Says On The Tin

Essential Vegan Cafe Does More Than It Says On The Tin

A bright and airy space. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
Play With Over A Million Balls At This Adult Ball Pit

Play With Over A Million Balls At This Adult Ball Pit

Is there any such thing as too many balls? | By Robert Greene
The Chocoholic's Paradise That's Almost Entirely Vegan

The Chocoholic's Paradise That's Almost Entirely Vegan

Chocolate sausage roll, anyone? | By Robert Greene
Meet The World's Smallest Chef At New 3D Dining Experience

Meet The World's Smallest Chef At New 3D Dining Experience

Storytelling just got seriously delicious. | By Robert Greene
London's Best Food And Drink Openings In November

London's Best Food And Drink Openings In November

We know where we'll be eating this month. | By Lydia Manch
Have You Tasted London's Original Halloumi Fries?

Have You Tasted London's Original Halloumi Fries?

Fried cheese. What's not to love? | By Robert Greene
Wringer + Mangle's Second Restaurant Opens In Spitalfields

Wringer + Mangle's Second Restaurant Opens In Spitalfields

Not quite living up to the first incarnation... yet. | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
We Spent 24 Hours In A 24-Hour Cafe... And Met Some Interesting Characters

We Spent 24 Hours In A 24-Hour Cafe... And Met Some Interesting Characters

Fry up and a beer? Go on then. | By Charlotte Morrin
Deliciously Messy Vegan Burgers

Deliciously Messy Vegan Burgers

Maybe bring a bib along for these bad boys. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
London's Best Child-Friendly Brunch Spots

London's Best Child-Friendly Brunch Spots

Park the pram and check these out. | By Tom Bangay
Wintry Comfort Food Reaches New Levels At This Soho Pop-Up

Wintry Comfort Food Reaches New Levels At This Soho Pop-Up

Thoroughly nailing winter dining. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
Is Peckham's Restaurant In A Train Station Worth The Hype?

Is Peckham's Restaurant In A Train Station Worth The Hype?

A little too saucy? | By Will Noble ★★★★☆
The Diner's New Vegan And Veggie Menu: Reviewed

The Diner's New Vegan And Veggie Menu: Reviewed

A whole menu dedicated to meat-free comfort food. | By Laura Reynolds ★★★☆☆
Has This North London Pub Been Salvaged By A Roast Dinner?

Has This North London Pub Been Salvaged By A Roast Dinner?

People behind Chesham Arms head to Tufnell Park. | By Will Noble ★★★☆☆
This Van Serves Up Wood Fired Pizza In Just 6 Minutes

This Van Serves Up Wood Fired Pizza In Just 6 Minutes

Grab a taste of Napoli from this pizza van. | By Lydia Manch
Kick Back In An Igloo By The Thames

Kick Back In An Igloo By The Thames

Don't worry, it won't melt. | By Harry Rosehill
Food Review: Yolk

Food Review: Yolk

Worth the mess. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Tofish At Canvas Cafe: A Poor Pun, But Absolutely Delicious

Tofish At Canvas Cafe: A Poor Pun, But Absolutely Delicious

Even better than the real thing. | By Harry Rosehill
Food Review: One Star House Party

Food Review: One Star House Party

Eight courses from eight countries. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
Where To Eat Oysters In London

Where To Eat Oysters In London

The best bivalves. | By Ruth Hargreaves
London's Best Taco Joints

London's Best Taco Joints

It's good to taco. | By Jethro Wookey
Wagamama Boards The Vegan Hype Train

Wagamama Boards The Vegan Hype Train

Get your slurping muscles ready. | By Harry Rosehill
Food Review: HipChips

Food Review: HipChips

Spud-lovers, your time has come. | By Lydia Manch ★★★☆☆
Restaurant Review: Poor Boys

Restaurant Review: Poor Boys

A slice of New Orleans in Kingston. | By Harry Rosehill ★★★★☆
The Chicken Connoisseur Is Getting His Own TV Show

The Chicken Connoisseur Is Getting His Own TV Show

His star continues to rise. | By Harry Rosehill
Delicious Asian-Influenced Dishes At This Usually Off-Limits Club

Delicious Asian-Influenced Dishes At This Usually Off-Limits Club

Brasserie throws open its doors to non-members. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆
Where To Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos In London

Where To Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos In London

Get your face paint ready. | By Lydia Manch
Bar Review: Oriole

Bar Review: Oriole

Come for the cocktails, stay for the music. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★☆