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…

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 12:00 PM - 2:30 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…

Chinese Little Princess

Open 11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
3 Craven Terrace, London
Cantonese restaurant. Top Dim Sum outside of Chinatown. Located in Paddington, North London.
Nestled within the bustling streets of Paddington lies Chinese Little Princess, a Cantonese restaurant that offers an authentic taste of traditional cuisine. Their dedication to serving genuine Cantonese dishes shines through their variety of dim sum, succulent duck, and hearty noodles complemented by an exquisite selection of Chinese teas. This establishment, though a hidden gem,…


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…

1 Lombard Street

Open 7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
1 Lombard St, London EC3V 3LA
Modern European style brasserie. Serving best of British Mon-Fri with an incredible brunch on Saturdays. Located in Bank, City of London.
If you’re looking for an elegant dining experience, 1 Lombard Street in Bank has got you covered. This former bank building is home to a Modern European brasserie and circular bar with a domed skylight. You’ll feel like a celebrity sipping on a drink under that beautiful dome. And as for the food? Well, let’s…

ZIMA Russian Restaurant

Open 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
45 Frith St, London W1D 4SD
Traditional Russian dishes with a modern twist. Expect Russian street food, a robust vodka menu and Russian folk music. ZIMA brings Russian cuisine to Soho.
Craving some classic Russian flavours? Look no further than ZIMA! This swanky Soho spot serves up all the traditional dishes from borscht and beef stroganoff to pelmeni. Up for a night out with friends or date night? Cosy booths, inviting vibes and delicious vodka make this place ideal for both. So don’t miss your chance…

The Wolseley

Open 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
160 Piccadilly, London W1J 9EB
Glamorous Mayfair restaurant/café. Serves British/European cuisine as well as afternoon tea. Located in Green Park, Central London.
The Wolseley in St James is one of the greatest spots to visit if you’re looking for a unique experience. This chic cafe-restaurant offers an art-filled atmosphere with cosy European décor, making it feel like dining in a grand setting. It’s a great spot for celebrity sightings, too; many well-known stars have popped in for…

CUT at 45 Park Lane

Open 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
45 Park Lane, Park Lane, London
Modern American steak restaurant. Part of the Michelin Guide. Located in the art-deco hotel, 45 Park Lane in Mayfair.
If you’re looking for a restaurant experience that’s unlike any other, then CUT at 45 Park Lane is the place to be. This joint serves up a mouth-watering menu that’s a perfect blend of succulent flavours that’ll make your taste buds dance with delight. But it’s not just the food that’ll leave you amazed! The…

Trinity Arms

Open 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
45 Trinity Gardens, London SW9 8DR
Cosy local pub hidden on a stunning square. Seasonal menu serving up brunch, pub classics and incredible Sunday roasts. Located in Brixton.
Looking for a cool local spot to hang out and grab some drinks? Trinity Arms in Brixton is the place! Not only do they have an awesome beer garden hidden away, but also tasty traditional British grub and pub quizzes. Plus their welcoming staff will ensure your time there is nothing short of magical –…

The Mitre

Open 3:00 PM - 11:00 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

Open 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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…

Flat Iron Soho

Open 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
17 Beak St, Carnaby, London W1F 9RW
Affordable steak restaurant. Industrial-chic venue with free ice cream. Located in Carnaby, Soho.
Looking for a place to enjoy a delicious steak that won’t break the bank? Look no further than Flat Iron in Carnaby, Soho. This industrial-chic joint offers a concise menu with all the juicy goodness you crave, without any unnecessary frills. And let’s talk about the decor – who knew meat cleavers and aprons could…

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…

Grounded Brothers

Grounded Brothers, Bromley BR1 3NN
British cafe and restaurant. Best bistro in Bromley. Located in Bromley, South East London.
Grounded Brothers presents a refined gastronomic experience nestled in the heart of Bromley. This eatery is devoted to the craft of culinary excellence, showcasing a selection of dishes that embody the breadth of our expertise with utmost attention to quality. Each plate is a testament to a commitment to fresh, top-tier ingredients, brought together with…

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,…