The Best Restaurants in London

Restaurants | Spitalfields

Som Saa Top-level Thai dishes and cocktails in an industrial Spitalfields setting.

Restaurants | Borough

Hawksmoor Borough Market The first South London outpost of the celebrated steak spot.

Restaurants | Fitzrovia

BAO Fitzrovia It’s double the size of the Soho original, and it has a whole new menu. Don’t worry though. The pork buns are still there.

Restaurants | St James's

Wilton’s An elegant, old school restaurant serving up seafood and classic British dishes.

Restaurants | Shoreditch

Dishoom Shoreditch A place to enjoy traditional Parsi and Bombay-style dishes, in dimly lit retro surrounds, or on the shaded verandah.

Restaurants | Clerkenwell

Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings A beautifully designed house of drinking and dining, with two bars, two restaurants, and private rooms to boot.

Restaurants | Knightsbridge

Dinner By Heston Fortunately Heston Blumenthal’s “Dinner” takes reservations, as if it didn’t, you’d need to pack a tent and 3 months’ worth of supplies before joining the back of an extremely long queue.

Bars | Battersea

Room 43 Live music, Persian food, and cocktails in Battersea.

Restaurants | Fulham

Santa Maria Cheap, delicious Neapolitan-style pizza in Fulham.