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Central London Restaurants And Pubs List By Location
Apsleys - a Heinz Beck Restaurant is a sophisticated eatery that serves a variety of Italian dishes. Beck who holds three Michelin stars has also created the seven course Menu Degustazione.
|The Lanesborough Hotel, Hyde Park Corner, London, SW1X 7TA|
One of those Soho restaurants that's easy to recommend, aqua kyoto offers excellent Japanese food and some great views.
|240 Regent Street (entrance 30 Argyll St), Soho, London,W1B 3BR|
|* Aqua Nueva
Similarly, aqua nueva is another Soho restaurant that's easy to recommend. Great Spanish food and top-notch views.
|240 Regent Street (entrance 30 Argyll St), Soho, London, W1B 3BR|
Arbutus offers stunning French and European cuisine in a relaxed and stylish restaurant on Frith Street.
|63-64 Frith Street,Soho, London, W1D 3JW|
|* Asia De Cuba
Asia de Cuba combines elements of Asian and Cuban cuisine served sharing-style in a high energy, sophisticated, yet relaxed environment. Located on St. Martins Lane, Asia de Cuba is a one-of-a-kind space centered around a series of majestic "art columns".
|45 St Martin's Lane London WC2|
|*Atlantic Bar and Grill
A much-talked about restaurant popular with trendy media types. Serves modern British cuisine from a long, imaginative menu. Loud rock music.
|20 Glasshouse St., London W1|
|* Benitos Hat
Freshly made tacos and burritos with top quality ingredients at low prices.
|56 Goodge Street,Fitzrovia, London, W1T 4NB|
|* Bone Daddies Ramen Bar
Bone Daddies ramen bar is one of the finest Soho restaurants, with brilliant ramen dishes and authentic Japanese staples.
|31 Peter Street, Soho, London, W1F 0AR|
|* Brasserie Chavot
Brasserie Chavot is a restaurant in Mayfair by celebrated chef Eric Chavot. The menu showcases his signature style of classic and contemporary French cooking. Brasserie Chavot is Eric Chavot's first restaurant since his two-Michelin star stint at The Capital Hotel.
|41 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 2YQ|
|* Cafe Royal
Founded by a Parisian wine merchant -- and it shows, especially in the heavily gilded baroque of the mirrored Grill Room. Royals and celebrities sometimes appear at this intimate complex of wine bar, cocktail bar, brasserie and restaurant. Reservation.
|68 Regent St. (near Piccadilly Circus), W1|
One of the most popular Soho restaurants, Carom offers a wide array of quality Indian dishes, as well as Indian wines and whisky.
|100 Wardour Street, Soho, London, W1F 0TN|
|* Cavier House and Prunier
Caviar House and Prunier offers the ultimate in luxury dining with caviar and champagne both on the menu.
|161 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, W1J 9EA|
|* Corrignas Mayfair
Corrigans Mayfair features top British cuisine courtesy of chef Richard Corrigan.
|28 Upper Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, London, W1K 7EH|
|* CUT at 45 Park Lane
CUT at 45 Park Lane is Wolfgang Puck's first European restaurant. Found on the ground floor of the Dorchester Collection's newest hotel, a variety of American dishes are served including succulent steaks and pan roasted lobster.
|45 Park Lane,Mayfair, London, W1K 1PN|
|* Ember Yard
Ember Yard is the 4th restaurant by the Salt Yard's Ben Tish and Simon Mullins.Ember Yard charcuterie and grill sees most dishes cooked on a charcoal grill as well as a variety of hot and cold smoked options. There is also a basement bar at Ember Yard that offers cocktails inspired by the smoked and grilled theme of the restaurant.
|60 Berwick Street, Soho, London, W1F 8SU|
|* Forty Dean Street
Forty Dean Street is one of those Soho restaurants recommended by everyone, such is the quality of its Italian fare.
|40 Dean Street, Soho, London, W1D 4PX|
Gauthier is one of the most popular Soho restaurants, and with good reason. Excellent cooking from one of the best chefs in the business.
|21 Romilly Street, Soho, London, W1D 5AF|
|* Golden Union Fish Bar
Looking for quality fish and chips? Then this place is a good bet, showing other Soho restaurants how to batter.
|38 Poland Street, Soho, London, W1F 7LY|
|* 10 Cases|
10 Cases is a modern bistro offering a compact choice of daily changing meals and a wine list to match.
|16 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9BD|
|* The Amphitheatre Restaurant|
Situated a stone's throw from The Royal Opera House, the Amphitheatre Restaurant is the perfect venue for a pre-show dining.
|Royal Opera House, Bow Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9DD|
|* Battersea PIE Station|
Battersea PIE Station offers a range of pies made with British free range meat and poultry, with fillings such as steak & Guinness, chicken & bacon and pheasant with smoky bacon & apple. There is also a range of traditional accompaniments including creamy mash and minted peas and unbaked pies are available to take home.
|Lower Ground Floor, 28 The Market, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 8RA|
|* Cafe Des Amis|
This restaurant on Hanover Place is one of Covent Garden's best kept secrets. Well, until now.
|11-14 Hanover Place, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9JP|
|* Cafe Pacifico|
Covent Garden's Cafe Pacifico serves a delicious array of Mexican dishes.
|5 Langley Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9JA|
Circus is an innovative combination of West End cocktail bar and cabaret restaurant set in vibrant Covent Garden. The restaurant boasts a highly praised Pan Asian dinner menu, created and overseen by revered chef Andrew Lassetter.
|27-29 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9BA|
|* Closs Maggiore|
Contemporary French dishes from this marvellous establishment on King Street.
|33 King Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 8JD|
Cote is a French-style bistro focusing on the basics of French cooking and offering classic dishes at great prices.
|17-21 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7PA|
Dishoom is a nod to Bombay's old cafes that originally opened in the early 20th century. The menu is inspired by India's street food and includes dishes such as roti wraps, grilled kebabs and curry of the day. The friendly atmosphere makes Dishoom an ideal choice for a working lunch or dinner with friends or family.
|St Martins Courtyard, 12 Upper St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9EF|
|*Great Queen Street|
The brasserie style menu of Great Queen Street changes daily and uses only the very best seasonal produce to create sublime British dishes that range from the simple to the extravagant.
|32 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 5AA|
Hawksmoor is a British steakhouse offering a variety of meats from North Yorkshire which are cooked on a charcoal grill. An extensive wine list is available to complement your meal.
|11 Langley Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9JG|
|* J Sheekey|
The excellent fish restaurant of J Sheekey on St Martins Court is popular with A-Listers and mixed Covent Gardeners.
|28-32 St Martins Court, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 4AL|
|* Joe's Southern Kitchen|
Joe's Southern Kitchen and Bar brings the very best in Deep South cooking to Covent Garden, with a suitably Southern selection of drinks to boot.
|34 King Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 8JD|
|* L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon|
L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon on West Street is the sister restaurant of the prestigious L'Ateliers in Paris, Tokyo and Las Vegas.
|13-15 West Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9NE|
|* Moti Mahal|
When it comes to fine Indian dining Moti Mahal on Great Queen Street is hard to beat.
|45 Great Queen Street, Strand, London, WC2B 5AA|
Sophies Steakhouse serves a delicious range of British steaks, chicken from the rotisserie, fresh fish and salads.
|29-31 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DB|
Visitors to the famous and lavish Babylon on Kensington High Street can go for drinks whilst enjoying sweeping views of the London skyline before sampling the excellent Modern European menu.
|The Roof Gardens, 99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London, W8 5SA|
Part of an upbeat chain of restaurants, Balans on the High Street offer an eclectic menu of European dishes within a lively, chilled environment, attracting a mixed crowd of people.
|187 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London, W8 6SH|
|* Baku Restaurant|
This excellent Knightsbridge restaurant is a very welcome arrival in SW1, serving refined Azerbaijani and European food as well as excellent wines and cocktails.
|164 Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 9QB|
|* Bar Boulud|
This excellent French-style bistro from Daniel Boulud is definitely one of the best restaurants in Knightsbridge, not least for what's one of the very best burgers London has to offer. Dining out doesn't come much better than this.
|Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, 66 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7LA|
Refined French cuisine from this gorgeous 17th century mansion off Abbotsbury Road.
|Off Abbotsbury Road, Holland Park, London, W8 6LU|
|* Cafe Rouge|
Cafe Rouge is a reliable Knightsbridge favourite for fans of French cooking.
|27-31 Basil Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 1BB|
Not all Knightsbridge restaurants are pricey affairs. You can dine out at this place without breaking the back, and you won't be missing out on quality either.
|9 Knightsbridge Green, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7QL|
Colbert Chelsea is inspired by the pavement cafes in France. Diners can enjoy a variety of classic Parisian dishes served in chic surroundings designed by David Collins Studios.
|50-52 Sloane Square, Belgravia, London, SW1W 8AX|
|* Dinner by Heston Blumenthal|
Dinner by Heston Blumenthal is the latest restaurant opening by the celebrity chef. Found within the elegant Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, a variety of British dishes will be offered.
|Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, 66 Knightsbridge, Knighsbridge, London, SW1X 7LA|
Kensington's Ffiona's is a well established, cosy neighbourhood restaurant offering a menu of classic British dishes. Using locally sourced produce, a typical menu may include steak and kidney pie, chicken kiev and sticky toffee pudding. At the weekends Ffiona's offers an Anglo-American brunch menu which includes bacon and eggs, buttermilk waffles and American pancakes.
|51 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London, W8 4BA|
|* The Fifth Floor Cafe|
The Fifth Floor Cafe is easy to recommend - it comes from the hands of Harvey Nic's and is a great spot for grabbing something tasty when shopping at Harrods.
|Harvey Nichols, 109-125 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7RJ|
|*Great Taste at The Cadogan|
Great Taste at The Cadogan is a restaurant headed up by Head Chef Oliver Lesnik. The menu reflects the very best of the country's independent producers with a new menu offered every 6-8 weeks. The restaurant is set in what once was part of the famous actress, Lillie Langtrys home.
|21 Pont Street, Brompton, London, SW1X 9SG|
|*The Grill at The Dorchester|
The Grill at The Dorchester serves authentic British cuisine accompanied by an impressive wine list. Signature dishes include paper thin hand carved smoked salmon, freshly baked stilton bread, and glorious roast beef. The clinking of glasses, animated chatter and soft laughter complete the scene.
|The Dorchester, Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1QA|
This great Knightsbridge restaurant is definitely one to recommend, especially if you like Lebanese food. Throw in belly dancers, live music and more, and it's a definite go-to venue.
|2-3 Beauchamp Place, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 1NG|
|* Marcus Wareing at the Berkeley|
The two Michelin starred Marcus (formerly Marcus Wareing at the Berkeley) reopened in March 2014 following a stunning refurbishment, bringing a relaxed formality to the dining experience in a new, elegant and contemporary setting.
|Berkeley Hotel, Knightsbridge|
|* MU Restaurant and Lounge|
Whilst MU Restaurant isn't exactly revolutionising Asian cuisine, it's still a good way to experience Knightsbridge without paying extortionate prices for food and drink.
|The Millennium Knightsbridge Hotel, 17 Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 9NU|
One-O-One is highly rated as one of the top seafood restaurants in Knightsbridge, set within the 17th floor of the Sheraton Park Tower.
|Sheraton Park Tower Hotel, 101 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7RN|
|* The Rib Room|
The Rib Room is a popular venue that has been established for over 50 years. Head chef Ian Rudge offers a variety of British dishes using beef that has been sourced from Scotland. The drinks are comprehensive and has a wide array of cocktails, premium gins and more than 450 wines and Champagnes.
|Jumeirah Carlton Tower, Cadogan Place, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 9PY|
|* Sticky Fingers|
Co-owned by ex Rolling Stone Bill Wyman, Kensington's Sticky Fingers serves up the usual American fare of ribs and burgers but the staff are good humoured, tolerant and unerringly cheerful.
|1A Phillimore Gardens, Kensington, London, W8 7QG|
Thali on Old Brompton Road offers traditional North Indian cuisine served within stylish surroundings.
|166 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London, SW5 0BA|
|* Yashin Sushi and Bar|
Former Ubon by Nobu head chef Yasuhiro Mineno brings sumptuous sushi to High Street Kensington.
|1A Argyll Road, Kensington, London, W8 7DB|
Angelus is a fine dining French restaurant offering quality French cuisine made with fresh seasonal produce. The decor is elegant with dark wood, chandeliers and elaborate mirrors and a private dining room is available overlooking the wine cellar.
|4 Bathurst Street, Paddington, London, W2 2SD|
Authentic Italian establishment situated on Craven Road - and has been for over fifty years.
|18-22 Craven Road, Paddington, London, W2 3PX|
|* Cheminee Persian Restaurant|
This popular Persian restaurant is right by Paddington station, so benefits from a decent thoroughfare. It's certainly good enough to get people in from outside the area too.
|17 Bouverie Place, Paddington, London, W2 1RD|
Morocaan cuisine and plenty of vegetarian options from this perfect cafe on Porchester Gardens.
|7 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, London, W2 4DB|
Another gem on Westbourne Grove providing a range of delicious Lebanese dishes.
|25 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London, W2 4UA|
The wine list in itself makes this Paddington restaurant one to recommend, with a selection put together by renowned expert Malcolm Gluck. Thankfully the food is recommended too, which is very handy.
|13 Norfolk Place, Paddington, London, W2 1QJ|
|* Gourmet Burger Kitchen|
High grade beef, creative dishes, GBK has taken the burger restaurant to a new level.
|50 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London, W2 5SH|
|* The Ganges Restuarant|
Treat yourself to some intimate Indian dining on Praed Street, all served by some very friendly staff amdist a nice setting.
|101 Praed Street, Paddington, London, W2 1NT|
|* Kam Tong|
At Kam Tong you will find an authentic selection of Chinese dishes throughout the day as well as a selection of dim sum at lunchtimes.
|59 Queensway, Bayswater, London, W2 4QH|
Beautiful Burmese food at very reasonable prices on Edgware Road.
|444 Edgware Road, London, W2 1EG|
|* Masala Zone|
Bayswater is the latest part of London to acquire a branch of this bargain, casual, modern Indian chain which promises not to serve stereotypical curry house fare and generally delivers.
|75 Bishops Bridge Road, Bayswater, London, W2 6BG|
|* Massi Lebanese Grill and Bar|
Massis turns out classic Lebanese food in a business district near Little Venice and Paddington Station.
|Paddington Central, 9 Sheldon Square, Paddington, London, W2 6HY|
|* Med Mezze|
Med Mezze on the Queensway serves authentic Moroccan and Lebanese cuisine using the freshest ingredients. The restaurant provides a laid back yet warm and exotic environment and is adorned with ceiling lanterns and woven bright and colourful cushions.
|22 Queensway, Bayswater, London, W2 3RX|
|* Satay House|
Satay House serves deliciously authentic Malaysian cuisine, and proves a popular venue with London's Malaysian community, loyal regulars and even the odd famous face. Now with a sublimely refurbished interior, Satay House boasts chic and stylish decor providing the perfect setting in which to enjoy sumptuous cuisine.
|13 Sale Place, Paddington, London, W2 1PX|
|* The Tiroler Hut's|
With an emphasis on Austrian authenticity The Tiroler Hut's family atmosphere ensures a true taste of Austria and has attracted a fair few of West London's A-List elite.
|27 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London, W2 4UA|
Vapiano has no hidden cost or service charge and you can watch your Italian dish being cooked right in front of you.
|19-21 Great Portland Street, Marylebone, London, W1W 8QB|