The Best Restaurants in London Right Now


The Best Restaurants in London Right Now


This guide explores the best restaurants in London right now, voted by our users.

Each venue listing on Bloc invites readers to like the venue and this article is showing the top restaurants in order of votes.

London is one of the food capitals of the world and people are not short of choice. With over 19000 restaurants in London alone, it’s safe to say the restaurant industry is booming and competition is rife.

What makes a good restaurant?

Some may say the food of course, but for us, so much more comes into it.

Our opinion is that the best restaurants in London and the world leave the diner with a memory they will never forget.

The only way to curate such a memory is through a combination of great food, experience, ambience, amazing customer service and great company.

Let’s explore the best restaurants in London right now. How many can you say you’ve been to?



Open 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
177-179 Morning Ln, London E9 6LH
One of the best restaurants in London for foodies. Seasonal tasting menu using British ingredients. Located in Hackney, East London.
If you’re in the Hackney area, The Nest is THE spot for a delicious meal. Featuring locally-sourced ingredients and unbeatable skill behind the stove, their starters range from classics like soup and salad to more unique dishes such as roasted beetroot with goats cheese. Carnivores can choose among an array of mouthwatering meat mains while…


Open 1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10 Lincoln St, London SW3 2TS
Fine dining Indian restaurant. A one Michelin Starred contemporary venue. Located in Chelsea, South West London.
Come to Kutir in Chelsea, London for a truly delicious Indian experience! Their staff of culinary experts will help find the perfect blend of traditional and contemporary dishes made with fresh ingredients. Top off your meal with some excellent wine from their extensive list – both local and international selections available. Whether you’re looking for…

The Bell

Open 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
617 Forest Rd, London E17 4NE
Vibrant community pub. A grand old Victorian pub with an open fire and welcoming interior. Located in Walthamstow.
Spend your night out at The Bell pub in Walthamstow! This local favourite is the perfect mix of cosy atmosphere and lively entertainment, offering delicious classic pub fare like fish & chips, shepherd’s pie, bangers & mash – plus all your favorite drinks. Plus rock on Thursday nights with live music that’ll get any party…

Sessions Arts Club

Open 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
The Old Sessions House, Clerkenwell Green, London EC1R 0NA
One of the best restaurants in London right now. Expect a rooftop bar, fireplaces and a lot of exceptional artwork. Located in Clerkenwell, Central London.
Experience the pinnacle of sophisticated nightlife at Sessions Arts Club. Offering romantic dining, unforgettable events and a dazzling bar in Clerkenwell, this refined hideout serves up classic British fare with an irresistible modern twist. Enjoy delectable dishes such as roasted chicken & sweet potato mash or grilled salmon and beetroot paired with fine wines from…

The Mitre

Open 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
20 St Mary's Grove, Richmond TW9 1UY
Relaxed pub and pizza restaurant. Serving some of the best Neapolitan pizzas in London. Located in Richmond.
Richmond’s best kept secret is The Mitre, a cosy little pub located on a quiet road. Step inside and you’ll find more than just delicious pizza – their selection of beer and wine is seriously impressive. Friendly staff are always ready to offer assistance so all that’s left for you to do is sit back,…

Kingly Court

Open 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Kingly Court, Kingly Street, London
Three-story venue with a beautiful courtyard. Home to 15 one-off restaurants and bars. Located on Carnaby Street in Central London.
Carnaby’s iconic Kingly Court is a three-storey alfresco food and dining destination in the heart of London’s West End. The unique food hub brings 25 of the best international concept restaurants, bars and cafés situated in a buzzing courtyard, which boasts an open-air roof throughout the summer months but stays covered and cosy in the…


Open 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
26 Leake Street, Addington Street, London SE1 7RY
Classic Polish cuisine, with ice-cold Polish vodka and craft Polish beer. Located in a spacious, massive industrial dining room. A 3 minute walk from the London Eye, Mamuśka! is perfectly situated in the South Bank and Waterloo area.
Head down to South Bank and dine at Mamuśka! for a delicious cultural experience. This chilled-out Polish restaurant offers wallet-friendly meal options with share plates galore, plus an array of icey vodkas that’ll keep your night alive. From quick eats or lazy lunches, come get yourself some hearty traditional fare with the cool vibes you’d…

Jones and Sons

STAMFORD WORKS, 3 Gillett St, London N16 8JH
Cool bar and restaurant in a factory setting. Devine modern British menu and cocktails. Located in Dalston, East London.
Nestled in the heart of Dalston, Jones and Sons is the epitome of Modern British cuisine with a cool and edgy twist. Their innovative menu masterfully combines classic British fare with contemporary fusion elements that never fail to surprise and delight even the most discerning foodies. The laid-back atmosphere, accompanied by an eclectic soundtrack, instantly…

The Phoenix

Open 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
14 Palace St, London SW1E 5JA
Colourful gastropub. Serving traditional British food. Located in Victoria, Central London.
With an exciting atmosphere, unique décor and delicious traditional British menu, The Phoenix in Victoria is a must-visit gastropub. Offering something for everyone – from pub favourites to fancier fare – you’ll be guaranteed a great time surrounded by mismatched furniture and colourful fabrics that will add tons of character to your evening out with…

Mowgli Street Food

Open 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5 Charlotte St., London W1T 1RE
Mowgli Street Food takes you on a journey showing you how Indians eat at home and on their streets. Dishes convey the truth that real Indian food is extremely healthy, often vegan and is always packed with fresh flavour. Located in the heart of Soho, near Tottenham Court Road station.
If you’re looking for an intimate, relaxed dining experience with bold flavours and vibrant Indian street food – all made from scratch using fresh ingredients – look no further than Mowgli Street Food. Their menu of small plates is perfect to be shared among friends or family while they take a break from their busy…

27 Restaurant & Bar

Open 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
27 Curzon St, Mayfair, London W1J 7TJ
Opulent restaurant with an international menu. Swanky bar and restaurant with private members’ club. Located in Mayfair within a plush townhouse.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic evening with your partner or just to have the time of your life with friends, 27 Restaurant & Bar is just the place. Offering international cuisine and an exclusive atmosphere, this spot in Mayfair knows how to make it special! Enjoy cosy decor as well as variety from local…

The MAINE Mayfair

Open 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Medici Courtyard, London W1S 1JY
Opulent steak and seafood restaurant and cocktail bar. Historic setting with cabaret at weekends. Located in Mayfair, Central London.
Unleash your inner cool-cat at The MAINE Mayfair! Enjoy sizzling steaks and mouthwatering seafood, while taking in some classic cabaret or jazz. Explore four different rooms offering unique atmospheres; perfect for an unforgettable night out. Get ready to dance the night away and enjoy every moment of this electrifying experience with delicious food, incredible music,…

Boisdale of Belgravia

Open 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
15 Eccleston St, London SW1W 9LX
Traditional Scottish restaurant and pub. Incredible live jazz spot. Located in Victoria, Central London.
Boisdale of Belgravia in Victoria provides an eye-catching and sophisticated Scottish experience to its guests, featuring a vast selection of Scotland’s finest whiskies. From the classics to rare vintages, visitors can explore the depth and variety that Scotland has to offer while immersing themselves into a luxurious atmosphere courtesy of the cigar terrace. The ambience…

BiBo Shoreditch

Open 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
45 Curtain Rd, London EC2A 3PT
Spanish tapas restaurant. Sophisticated setting at the Mondrian Hotel. Located in Shoreditch, near Liverpool Street.
Hidden amidst the bustling streets of London’s eclectic Shoreditch neighbourhood, you’ll stumble upon an urban sanctuary that serves as the epitome of cool and sophisticated: BiBo Shoreditch. This ravishing Spanish tapas restaurant is the brainchild of a world-renowned Michelin-starred chef, transporting you on a culinary journey filled with delectable small plates and exquisite cocktails. As…

The Grazing Goat Marylebone

Open 7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6 New Quebec St, London W1H 7RQ
Modern gastropub with a country feel. Serving sustainably sourced British food. Located in Marylebone.
If you’re looking for a unique experience full of locally-sourced delights, The Grazing Goat Marylebone on the quiet side street should be at the top of your list. From flavorful beef pies to an unforgettable Sunday roast and cold pints after, this cosy British pub is where Londoners go to get away from it all…


Open 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
11 Berkeley St, London W1J 8DS
High-end Eastern Mediterranean restaurant. Premium a la carte menu in an eclectic setting. Located in Mayfair, nearest tube is Green Park.
If you’re craving a romantic dinner or need to impress clients with an executive lunch, Jeru in Mayfair is the perfect spot. With delectable Eastern Mediterranean cuisine and attentive professional wait staff, they’ve got your luxury dining experience covered! We highly recommend this fine establishment for any fan of impressive eats.


The Stratford Hotel London, 20 International Way, London E20 1FD
Rooftop restaurant and bar with a famous Saturday brunch. Contemporary flavours from Europe. Located on the 7th floor of the Stratford Hotel in Stratford, East London.
Take your picky palate up a floor at the Stratford Hotel – home to Allegra, an innovative European restaurant that serves timeless classics with modern flair. Uncover inventive dishes crafted from local ingredients in their open kitchen and take advantage of nightly à la carte updates plus five-course tasting menus coupled with an extensive wine…

LSQ Rooftop

Open 6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
1 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7NA
Chic rooftop restaurant and bar. Incredible views for cocktails bottomless brunch and gourmet food. Located in Leicester Square, Central London.
LSQ Rooftop offers an exclusive experience in the heart of London. With panoramic views, a stylish cocktail bar and mouth-watering dishes – it’s the perfect place for romance or catch up with friends. Don’t miss out on its bottomless brunch either for endless indulgence. Enjoy spectacular city scenery as you sip your drinks and lose…

The Lamb & Flag

Open 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
33 Rose St, London WC2E 9EB
Georgian pub that used to be frequented by Charles Dickens. Gastropub with traditional food. Located in Covent Garden, Central London.
Nestled in the bustling streets of Covent Garden sits The Lamb & Flag, a true gem of a traditional Georgian pub. Its rich history spans centuries, and it has seen some of the most prominent literary figures saunter through its warm embrace. None other than the great Charles Dickens himself was once a regular patron…

Arepa & Co Haggerston

Open 11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
58a De Beauvoir Cres, London N1 5SB
Creative Venezuelan dishes, famous for its arepas. Lively venue perfect for lunch, brunch or dinner. There’s also a cocktail bar and outdoor dining. Located in Haggerston (East London) overlooking the Regents Canal.
If you’re looking for true Venezuelan eats in London, then Arepa & Co Haggerston has got your back. This family-run spot serves up some of the most delicious traditional dishes made from scratch with fresh local ingredients. From arepas and pabellon criollo to patacon – all served with warm friendly service – this is one…