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 Cafe in East London

Towpath

Occupying four small units on the Regent's Canal towpath, this simple cafe is a super place to sit in the sun and watch the ducks and narrowboats glide by. The coffee and food are excellent too, with delicious cooki…
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 Cafe in The South Bank

Watch House

Saying that the Watch House nails the sandwich wouldn't really do justice to this tip-top cafe: the sandwiches really are delicious, and use artisan breads from a local baker. But there is also great coffee, and tre…
Top Choice Pizza in Greenwich & South London

Franco Manca

The Brixton branch of Franco Manca remains a perennial local favourite and draws pizza enthusiasts from far and wide. The restaurant only uses its own sourdough, fired up in a wood-burning brick oven. There are no r…
Top Choice Cafe in Kensington & Hyde Park

Pimlico Fresh

This friendly two-room cafe will see you right whether you need breakfast (French toast, bowls of porridge laced with honey or maple syrup), lunch (homemade quiches and soups, 'things' on toast) or just a good old l…
Top Choice Cafe in Richmond, Kew & Hampton Court

Orange Pekoe

This delightful Barnes tea shop is a consummate haven for lovers of the tea leaf. Surround yourself with all types of tea and present all your tricky leaf-related questions to the on-site tea sommelier; there's fine…
Cafe in The West End

Kahve Dünyası

Lovers of all things Turkic, we were (and remain) over the moon that a branch of our favourite Turkish cafe chain has opened in central London, with pistachio-based desserts, real lokum (Turkish delight) and mastic …
Market in The South Bank

Maltby Street Market

Started as an alternative to the juggernaut that is Borough Market, Maltby Street Market is becoming a victim of its own success, with brick and mortar shops and restaurants replacing the old workshops, and throngs …
Burgers in Greenwich & South London

Honest Burgers

You can carry on east to Brixton for the original branch, or stop off on this side street outpost for terrific burgers, the best of a few burger bars in this part of Clapham. Specials add some spice and zest to an o…