Whether you say you’re going to the West End, central, or into town—these are the 20 restaurants that should be top of your list.
Heidi Lauth Beasley & Jake MissingSeptember 27, 2022
Fitzrovia is like Soho’s more grown-up sibling, but it isn’t any less fun. Here are our favourite restaurants and bars to grab a quick lunch or a long dinner.
Richard Ehrlich, Heidi Lauth Beasley, Jake Missing, David Paw & Eileen TwumMay 30, 2022
The most romantic date night spots where you can meet in the middle.
Rianne Shlebak, Heidi Lauth Beasley & Jake MissingJune 30, 2022
Because if you’re going to brave W1, you might as well eat some excellent sushi, pasta, and London’s best gelato. These are the best restaurants near Oxford Circus.
Heidi Lauth Beasley, Jake Missing & Rianne ShlebakNovember 24, 2022
Where to eat when all that art has made you hungry.
Heidi Lauth Beasley & Jake MissingMay 21, 2021
Whether you’re looking to eat in Soho, Mayfair, Covent Garden, Marylebone, Fitzrovia, or Bloomsbury, these are the restaurants in London’s West End that have reopened for outdoor dining.
Oliver Feldman & Heidi Lauth BeasleyAugust 5, 2020
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Stop by La Rampa, behind Oxford Circus, for a quick drink during happy hour, but be warned that it tends to be loud.
Heidi Lauth BeasleyDecember 22, 2022
Because if you’re going to brave W1, you might as well eat some excellent sushi, pasta, and London’s best gelato.
Lisboeta is a sometimes great, sometimes not so great, Portuguese restaurant in Fitzrovia.
Heidi Lauth BeasleyNovember 9, 2022
The Tent (at the End of the Universe) is a clubstaurant in Fitzrovia that feels more like The Tent (at Glastonbury You Don’t Know How To Leave).
Jake MissingNovember 3, 2022
Plaza Khao Gaeng is a fantastic, fun, and flavourful Thai restaurant on the mezzanine level above Arcade Food Hall. Everything on the menu packs a punch.
Jake MissingJune 20, 2022
Marylebone’s Chameleon is a restaurant with highs, some lows, but importantly, one of the best alfresco gardens in London.
Heidi Lauth BeasleyJune 8, 2022
Wine bar, guest chef experiences, and excellent small plates, Carousel is one of our favourite places in Fitzrovia.
Heidi Lauth BeasleyMay 27, 2022
The George is a classy central London pub. It combines a boozy downstairs with a decadent dining room upstairs that serves delicious and faultless British classics at a not insignificant price.
Jake MissingMay 18, 2022
A serious and seriously expensive Japanese restaurant in Fitzrovia, Rai is all about theatrical omakase and slick service.
Heidi Lauth BeasleyApril 28, 2022
Honey & Co. is a small Middle Eastern restaurant in Fitzrovia that’s big on flavors and Feel Good Factor. Bring a (small) group of friends.
Written byEileen Twum
The Riding House Cafe is a smart brasserie that’s perfect for literally everyone, and almost every occasion.
David PawJanuary 14, 2022
Drakes Tabanco is a Spanish tapas spot in Fitzrovia that feels like you’ve walked into an Andalusian hideaway.
Written byDavid Paw
If you can see past the fashion nonsense at Greyhound Café in Fitzrovia, you’ll find some of the best Thai food in Central London right now.
Jake MissingJanuary 14, 2022
Kyseri is a cute and stylish restaurant in Fitzrovia, serving refined modern Turkish food.
Written byJake Missing
Circolo Popolare is a big, glitzy, and daft Italian trattoria in Fitzrovia that’s made for booze, big groups, and truffle pasta.
Heidi Lauth BeasleyJanuary 14, 2022
Norma is a sophisticated-looking spot in Fitzrovia, that serves Sicilian-influenced food that is often disappointing.
Written byHeidi Lauth Beasley
A Philadelphia-inspired Fitzrovia dive bar serving real-deal philly cheesesteaks, wings, and draft beers.
Rianne ShlebakJanuary 14, 2022