The Best Restaurants in London

Restaurants | Hackney

Morito Hackney Road Moorish-Cretan-Spanish tapas in a beautifully pared-back space in Hackney.

Restaurants | Mayfair

Black Roe A stylish, low-lit Hawaiian spot in Mayfair.

Restaurants | Haggerston

Berber & Q Usually when the Middle East and America intersect, it requires the world’s largest white dove to sort it out. Except, that is, in the case of Berber & Q.

Restaurants | Covent Garden

Frenchie A striking modern French restaurant in Covent Garden, serving elegant dishes and excellent wines.

Restaurants | Knightsbridge

Restaurant Ours Modern European dining set in a huge, triple-height warehouse with actual trees inside.

Restaurants | Soho

Le Bab While the word ‘gourmet’ gets thrown around a lot, almost to the point of losing all meaning, these are gourmet kebabs. From a trio of chefs who left Le Gavroche and its two Michelin stars in order to cook them.

Restaurants | Fitzrovia

The Ninth A cozy, independent, Michelin-starred French restaurant with a Mediterranean twist in Fitzrovia that effortlessly combines date-worthy interiors of exposed brickwork, dark woods and dim lighting with generously apportioned sharing dishes lovingly created by your best pal, Chef Tanaka.

Restaurants | Bloomsbury

Noble Rot A laidback wine bar and restaurant, with a wine list tirelessly devised over the course of two years, paired with the dishes of award winning chefs Stephen Harris (The Sportsman) and Paul Weaver (St. John).

Restaurants | Newington Green

Perilla It’s an “anti-fine dining fine dining restaurant”, serving up fancy food without the hefty price tag.