Restaurants in Central London

 

Central London Restaurants by category: Cafes and Delis (442), Italian Cuisine (326), British Cuisine (304), Modern European Cuisine (209), French Cuisine (142), Japanese Cuisine (110), Chinese Cuisine (105), Indian/South Asian Cuisine (101), American Cuisine (86), International Cuisine (83), Brasseries (65), Spanish Cuisine (55), Fish and Seafood (47), Afternoon Tea (44), Thai Cuisine (44), Gastropub (38), Middle Eastern Cuisine (38), South East Asian Cuisine (38), Vegetarian Cuisine (32), Turkish Cuisine (30), Mediterranean Cuisine (26), Pan-Asian Cuisine (26), South American Cuisine (25), Mexican Cuisine (17), Korean Cuisine (14), African Cuisine (12), Greek Cuisine (9), Eastern European Cuisine (6), Russian Cuisine (6), Ice Cream Parlour (5), Caribbean Cuisine (4), Scandinavian Cuisine (4), Jewish Cuisine (2), Central European Cuisine (1), Israeli (1)

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St John
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
26 St John Street, Central London, London EC1M | in Central London
This gory Michelin-starred restaurant often slips into those "Best 50 restaurants in the World" lists - and it's not hard to see why. Although picky... More
 
 
 
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Yauatcha
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
15 Broadwick Street, Central London, London W1F | in Central London
This contemporary tearoom and Dim Sum restaurant set up by Alan Yau is a triumph of design and received its first Michelin star within a... More
 
 
 
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Hakkasan
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
8 Hanway Place, Central London, London W1T | in Central London
Boasting the first Michelin Star ever awarded to a Chinese restaurant, Hakkasan can justly claim to be the best of its kind in London. The... More
 
 
 
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The Wolseley
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
160 Piccadilly, Central London, London W1J | in Central London
The great Brasseries of France are the most obvious inspiration for this hugely popular restaurant, but there are few places in Paris that can match... More
 
 
 
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Club Gascon
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
57 West Smithfield, Central London, London EC1A | in Central London
If Jamie Oliver thinks that turkey twizzlers and chips are the most unhealthy food in Britain, then he obviously hasn't been to this extraordinary Michelin-starred... More
 
 
 
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Umu
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
14 - 16 Bruton Place, Central London, London W1J | in Central London
Although prices at this restaurant are not on the cheap side of eating out, there is a very fairly-priced lunch menu; and for somewhere so... More
 
 
 
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Hibiscus
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
29 Maddox Street, Central London, London W1S | in Central London
Ludlow's loss is London's gain as the two-Michelin starred Hibiscus moves to Mayfair. Relocating from Shropshire, husband and wife team Claude and Claire Bosi have... More
 
 
 
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The Square
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
6 Bruton Street, Mayfair, , Central London, London W1J | in Central London
The easiest way to spot a really posh French restaurant is to look at the wine list: if you could use it to beat up... More
 
 
 
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Benares
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
12A Berkeley Square House, Berkeley Square, , Mayfair, Central London, London W1J | in Central London
Benares is among the very best Indians in town. The restaurant opened with some fanfare, a head chef recruited from Tamarind and interior decoration worthy... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
This is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in to sample... More
 
 
 
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Pied à Terre
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
34 Charlotte Street, Fitzrovia, , Central London, London W1T | in Central London
Pied a Terre won its second Michelin star in the 1990s. Head chef Tom Aikens departed soon after, taking his extravagantly weird cooking with him,... More
 
 
 
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Nobu Berkeley
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
15 Berkeley Street, Central London, London W1J | in Central London
The booking policy at Nobu Berkeley is Kafkaesque, the menu thicker than a telephone directory and more confusing than reading backwards, but this just adds... More
 
 
 
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L'Atelier De Joel Robuchon
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
13 - 15 West Street, Covent Garden, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
Monsier Robuchon retired at the top of his game after being voted the chef of the century in 1990, but returned in the late 90s... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
J Sheekey
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
St Martin's Court, Central London, London WC2N | in Central London
Historic fish and seafood restaurant first opened in 1896. For fish and seafood dishes served with simplicity and style J Sheekey is unrivalled in London. Hidden... More
 
 
 
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Bocca di Lupo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 Archer Street, Soho, , Central London, London W1D | in Central London
There was much excitement among the critics when this Italian restaurant opened at the beginning of 2009. Giles Coren writing in the Times gave it... More
 
 
 
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Wild Honey
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
12 St George Street, Central London, London W1S | in Central London
Tables are hard to come by at Anthony Demetre's Michelin-starred contemporary restaurant, and it's easy to see why. In the reliable hands of head chef... More
 
 
 
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Princi London
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
135 Wardour Street, Central London, London W1F | in Central London
This Milanese bakery from Rocco Princi brings bread to a whole new chic level. Who would have thought flour, water and yeast could be so... More
 
 
 
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Rules
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
35 Maiden Lane, Central London, London WC2E | in Central London
Named after Thomas Rule who founded the place in 1798, Rules is the oldest restaurant in London yet manages to keep up with even the... More
 
 
 
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Momo
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
25 Heddon Street, Central London, London W1B | in Central London
The much loved Momo's from Mourad 'Momo' Mazouz's has been going for over a decade but it's still the best in town, serving absolutely superb,... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bentley's Oyster Bar and Grill
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
11-15 Swallow Street, St James's, Central London, London W1B | in Central London
Set over two floors, Bentley's restaurant is an absolute gem, well known for its fish selection and with celebrity chef and Irishman Richard Corrigan at... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Terroirs Wine Bar
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
5 William IV Street, Central London, London WC2N | in Central London
Tucked away in an inauspicious sunken level location between The Strand and Covent Garden, Terroirs is a real gem of a wine bar and bistro.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Modern Pantry
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
47-48 St John's Square, Clerkenwell, , Central London, London EC1V | in Central London
Anna Hansen hasn't moved far from her former employer Fergus Henderson - whom she worked with back in 1992 at The French Dining House Room... More
 
 
 
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Dean Street Townhouse Dining Room
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
69-71 Dean Street, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
Everything about the Dean Street Townhouse is very British from the Grade II listed four-storey Georgian building to the Dining Room with its "nursery-food menu"... More
 
 
 
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Roka Charlotte Street
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
37 Charlotte Street, Central London, London W1T | in Central London
Roka is a truly outstanding Japanese restaurant a few minutes walk from Tottenham Court Road. The food is exceptional, service discreet and friendly, and in... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ivy
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1-5 West Street, Central London, London WC2H | in Central London
The Ivy takes centre stage as one of the most famous restaurants in the world, almost as well known for its theatrical associations as for... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Quilon
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
41 Buckingham Gate, St James, Central London, London SW1E | in Central London
The first and most important thing to say about this gourmet South Indian restaurant is: try the lobster with mango and ginger. Really, even if... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Baltic
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
74 Blackfriars Road, Central London, London SE1 | in Central London
From the stunning décor and mysterious setting to the comfortable glass-topped restaurant and attentive, stylish service, everything about Baltic is designed to create a special... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Arbutus
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
63-64 Frith Street, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
When Arbutus opened in 2006, it took Soho dining in a new direction. It's gleamingly modern take on Anglo-Med peasant fare was unusual, but not... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrot Bruno Loubet
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
The Zetter, St John's Square, 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, Central London, London EC1M | in Central London
French chef Bruno Loubet has been lured back from Australia after an eight-year stint to head up the Bistro Bruno Loubet at The Zetter, a... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Maison Bertaux
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
28 Greek Street, Central London, London W1D | in Central London
A Soho landmark since 1871 - when Soho really was the only place in Britain where you could eat decent continental food - Maison Bertraux... More
 
 
 

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