Restaurants

Top Choice Asian in London

JRC Global Buffet

This terrific and simply colossal restaurant does an all-you-can-eat Asian and Western buffet with everything from amazing curries to sushi, steaks, roasts, Chinese roast duck, scallops and all points in between, in…
Top Choice Noodles in Greenwich & South London

Koi Ramen Bar

Blink-and-you'll-miss-it Koi has a secret weapon to alert passers-by: the ever-enticing aroma of noodles and a chirpy band of staff. There's a thin – negligible is a better word – counter for your tonkotsu ramen (£6…
Top Choice Asian in East London

Yuu Kitchen

Manga images pout on the walls and birdcages dangle from the ceiling at this fun, relaxed eatery. Dishes are either bite-sized or designed to be shared, and while the focus is mainly Asian, some dishes from further …
Top Choice Japanese in The City

Miyama

There's the sense of a well-kept secret about this friendly Japanese restaurant, tucked away in a basement of a nondescript building (enter from Knightrider St). Miyama offers something for everyone, from soba and u…
Top Choice Chinese in Greenwich & South London

Mamalan

For authentic, handmade Beijing street food – dumplings, noodles, salads and snacks – this cute-as-a-button eatery in Brixton Village is the business. We can't get enough of its beef noodle soup and pork and Chinese…
Top Choice Indian in West London

Potli

With its scattered pieces from Mumbai’s Thieves Market, Indian-market-kitchen/bazaar cuisine, homemade pickles and spice mixes, plus an accent on genuine flavour, tantalising Potli deftly captures the aromas of its …
Top Choice Noodles in The West End

Shoryu

Compact, well-mannered and central noodle-parlour Shoryu draws in reams of noodle diners to feast at its wooden counters and small tables. It’s busy, friendly and efficient, with helpful and informative staff. Fanta…
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 Indian in The West End

Gymkhana

The rather sombre setting is all British Raj: ceiling fans, oak ceiling, period cricket photos and hunting trophies, but the menu is lively, bright and inspiring. For lovers of variety, there is a six-course tasting…
Indian in The West End

Quilon

This award-winning, Michelin-starred restaurant probably serves the best and most inventive Indian food in London. While the restaurant itself in posh St James's is nothing to write home about, the dishes themselves…