Restaurants

Top Choice Fish & Chips in North London

Hook Camden Town

In addition to working entirely with sustainable small fisheries and local suppliers, Hook makes all its sauces on-site and wraps its fish in recycled materials, supplying diners with extraordinarily fine-tasting mo…
Top Choice Ice Cream in North London

Ruby Violet

This parlour is taking ice cream to the next level: flavours are wonderfully original (masala chai, Belgian chocolate, raspberry and sweet potato) and toppings and hot sauces are house-made. Plus, there's Pudding Cl…
Top Choice Ice Cream in North London

Chin Chin Labs

This is food chemistry at its absolute best. Chefs prepare the ice-cream mixture and freeze it on the spot by adding liquid nitrogen. Flavours change regularly and match the seasons (spiced hot cross bun, passionfru…
Top Choice Italian in North London

Trullo

Trullo's daily homemade pasta is delicious, but the main attraction here is the charcoal grill, which churns out the likes of succulent Italian-style pork chops, steaks and fish. The extensive and all-Italian wine l…
Top Choice Bakery in North London

Ottolenghi

Mountains of meringues tempt you through the door of this deli-restaurant, where a sumptuous array of baked goods and fresh salads greets you. Meals are as light and bright as the brilliantly white interior design, …
Top Choice Malaysian in North London

Roti King

The neon sign pointing you in the direction of this pocket-sized basement restaurant doesn't look too promising. Step inside the white-tiled eatery, however, and you know you're in safe hands. It's all about roti ca…
Top Choice Gastropub in North London

Duke of Cambridge

The UK’s first certified organic pub is a great place to avoid the crowds, as it’s tucked some way down a side street in Islington where casual passers-by rarely tread. It has a fantastic selection of beers and ales…
Barbecue in North London

Smokehouse

In this lovely, light-filled pub, elegantly turned out in dark wood and whitewashed walls, you'll find a meaty menu of international dishes, all imbued – as the name suggests – with a smoky flavour (everything is gr…
Indian in North London

Diwana Bhel Poori House

One of the best Indian vegetarian restaurants in London, Diwana specialises in Bombay-style bhel poori (a tangy, soft and crunchy ‘party mix’ dish) and dosas (filled crispy pancakes made from rice flour). Solo diner…
Supermarket in North London

Waitrose King's Cross

Perfect for grabbing ingredients for a picnic by the canal, this branch of the upmarket supermarket isn't your typical grocery shopping experience. Not only does it have an excellent takeaway section with lovely sal…