Where to Eat During London’s Restaurant Festival
Attention all foodies: For the whole month of October, some of London’s best restaurants are offering you the chance to indulge in amazing dining experiences for a fraction of the usual cost. Knives, forks and chopsticks at the ready, the following are 10 of our favourite picks from London’s Restaurant Festival.
The St Paul’s branch of this Vietnamese street food restaurant is based in One New Change and offers spectacular views of the cathedral from the terrace. Inside, booth seating and communal benches evoke the lively buzz of the streets of Hanoi.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 2 course dinner and a cocktail, £20 per person
Address: One New Change, 15 Cheapside, London EC2V 6AG
Located in Clerkenwell, Foxlow is a casual chain that specialises in cocktails, slow smoked and charcoal grilled dishes flavoured with exotic spices from around the world.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 2 courses and a glass of wine for £15 or 3 courses and a glass of wine for £18 per person
Address: 69-73 St John St, London EC1M 4AN
Perched above the gourmet paradise of Borough Market, Roast mixes the best of British cuisine with delicious seasonal ingredients. Great for cocktails, with live music every evening and legendary Sunday lunches.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 3 courses and a cocktail for £30 per person
Address: The Floral Hall, Stoney St, London SE1 1TL
Iberica brings authentic regional cuisine from across Spain to the foodies of North London. Situated in a restored building in Farringdon, the restaurant boasts a menu developed by executive chef Nacho Manzano, who has 3 Michelin stars under his belt.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 3-course lunch for £18 per person
Address: 89 Turnmill St, London EC1M 5QU
Not only does The Summerhouse serve up some of the best seafood in London, but it’s also recently been voted Best Terrace in London, offering beautiful views of the Grand Union Canal all year round.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 2 courses for £19.50 or 3 courses for £24.50 per person
Address: 60 Blomfield Rd, London W9 2PA
Situated in the heart of Islington’s trendy Angel neighbourhood, Almeida promises modern British food with a French accent.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 3 courses and a glass of house wine for £23 per person
Address: 30 Almeida St, London N1 1AD
Enjoy elegant French cuisine from the 4th floor of the Canada Place building. With views over Canary Wharf and a buzzy open kitchen, Plateau offers the perfect skyscraper dining experience.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 3 courses and a glass of bubbles for £35 per person
Address: Canary Wharf Group, Canada Square, London E14 5ER
One-O-One brings a little bit of Breton to the Park Tower Knightsbridge hotel. As well as its reputation as one of the finest seafood restaurants in London, One-O-One was voted the 13th Best Restaurant in Great Britain by The Sunday Times’ Food List 2015.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 3-course lunch £25 or 3-course dinner £29.50 per person
Address: Sheraton Park Tower, 101 Knightsbridge, 101 Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7RN
ROYAL EXCHANGE GRAND CAFÉ
Take full advantage of London Restaurant Festival’s great value deals and treat yourself to dinner in the courtyard of the Grade 1 listed Royal Exchange.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 3-course dinner and a cocktail for £19.50 per person
Address: Royal Exchange, London EC3V 3LR
Paternoster Chophouse is located right next to St Paul’s Cathedral and is the ideal place to experience modern British food and the best of British produce.
Restaurant Festival Deal: 2-course dinner and prosecco £25 or 3-course dinner & prosecco £30 per person
Address: 1, Warwick Court, Paternoster Row, London EC4M 7DX