15 great spots for when you’re out and about in Bloomsbury or Holborn.
July 28, 2022
Hearty beef rendang, grab-and-go wraps, and more excellent lunch options in Holborn.
August 24, 2022
The Holborn branch of Happy Lamb Hot Pot, a Mongolian-style hotpot restaurant, is an excellent spot for big celebratory, self-cooked meals.
July 10, 2023
You'll find hearty pappardelle, burrata-topped pizzas, and more Italian-inspired dishes at this spot in Holborn.
April 6, 2023
The Alley is a Taiwanese bubble tea spot on High Holborn with drinks like brown sugar deerioca crème brûlée milk that are some of the best in the city.
April 4, 2023
Banh Mi Aha! is a superb little Vietnamese lunch spot in Bloomsbury making delicious phở, bún bowls, and things on rice—but their bánh mì should be your first order.
January 13, 2023
A dessert shop, with a few locations across London, that's been selling excellent slices of cake for nearly 30 years. Our favourite Konditor location is the Holborn spot where you'll find a couple of tables to perch on.
December 20, 2022
A Palestinian and Lebanese spot on High Holborn serving grilled meats and refreshing mezze.
September 2, 2022
The Holborn location of the classic Israeli spot is a takeaway-or-counter affair still specialising in the same legendary falafel and pita.
August 22, 2022
The Holborn Dining Room is a big and grand all-day restaurant inside the Rosewood Hotel, but the only things you should go there for are the pies.
Dapur is a little daytime cafe in Holborn making delicious homemade Malaysian cuisine.
July 15, 2022
Catalyst is a coffee roasters and café making brilliant and flavour-packed Greek-influenced food.
January 20, 2022
Tarim is a Uyghur restaurant and is a great option for big plate chicken or lamb skewers around Holborn.
September 16, 2021
Hopper is a grab-and-go coffee spot in Bloomsbury that also serves soups and sandwiches to takeaway.
January 22, 2020
Leather Lane is a weekday street market between Farringdon and Holborn serving lunch to visitors and local office workers.
June 1, 2018
Chamisse is a Lebanese restaurant serving generous mezze on the Farringdon/Bloomsbury borders.
January 24, 2018
The Scarfes Bar is one of the best hotel lounge bars in London and sits within the Rosewood Hotel.
September 27, 2017
Prufrock serves some of the best coffee in London, and it’s also a great place to hang out, do some work, or just see a friend.
September 10, 2017
A classic pub in the truest sense, Princess Louise in Holborn is where you go for a cold pint and good times.
December 11, 2016