406 "Casual Weeknight Dinner" restaurants in London.
A good casual weeknight dinner spot is hard to find. It’s a step above a make-your-own bowl place, but not somewhere you’ll need a reservation. It shouldn’t be too expensive, you should be able to talk instead of shout, and your dinner shouldn’t take more than an hour. These spots do it all.
Tiwa ‘N’ Tiwa makes homely Nigerian food that’s full of flavour and perfect for a casual dinner in or to take away.
JB’s is a consistently excellent Caribbean spot just off Peckham High Street.
Yadas is a delicious Kurdish restaurant on Rye Lane making mezze, shawarmas and sandwiches that will be impress and satisfy anyone and everyone.
Alhaji Suya is London’s best spot for West African barbecue. It’s fierce, full of flavour and is fantastic value.
A vendor in Peckham Levels serving excellent Neapolitan pizzas and Italian tapas.
This South Indian spot in Peckham is serving up delicious platters, curries, and flakey parathas.
A casual restaurant in Peckham serving delicious, no-nonsense Afghan classics.
The Shoreditch location of the piri-piri chicken specialist is a comfortable space for anyone looking for some tasty no-frills chicken.
Bao’s Noodle Shop brings their failsafe formula to Shoreditch with tasty tripe and other small plates alongside comforting bowls of noodle soup.
Needoo is a Punjabi grill around the corner from Tayyabs making satisfying lamb chops and the like, without the queue.
Cirilo’s is a comfortable family-run Filipino spot in Whitechapel make sizzling sisig and homely kare-kare.
Al Kahf is a bright and brilliant value Somali restaurant in Whitechapel serving up melt-in-your-mouth lamb with bariis iskukaris and more.
A romantic little restaurant and deli in St George’s Wharf Vauxhall serving some tasty Italian classics.
A spacious Eritrean restaurant on Brixton Road serving platters of excellent homely vegan stews and meats.