24 Hour Restaurants in London
In the city that never sleeps just because you are eating out in London in the early hours doesn't mean you're prepared to settle for the nearest hot dog vendor. The best 24 hour restaurants in London deliver great service and delicious food day and night. Our pick of the cream of 24 hour (or late night opening) restaurants guarantee that you can can take a restaurant pit stop on your way home from an all night club and won't be able to blame your hangover on food poisoning the following day.
Trocadero, 13 Coventry Street, Leicester Square, London, W1D 7AB
(020) 3763 5288
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co lands in London from across the pond. Accommodating 400 customers, over two floors, the restaurant is inspired by Forest Gump and has movie memorabilia throughout.
The menu at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co has an impressive choice of dishes with signature options including coconut shrimp; lobster linguine; and Dixie style baby back ribs.
- A short walk from Piccadilly Circus/Leicester Square
- The restaurant is a tribute to the film ‘Forrest Gump'
- A menu of comfort food from the American South
- Shrimp is the speciality, served over 20 different ways
- Relax in a fun, casual setting with friendly staff
More 24 Hour Restaurants in London
Bar Italia is a popular choice for both night owls and early birds due to its 24 hour policy.
22 Frith Street, Soho, London, W1D 4RP
(020) 7437 4520
The iconic Soho restaurant gets a mention for its late opening 365 days of the year!
1 Upper James Street, Soho, London, W1F 9DF
(020) 3145 1000
Brick Lane Beigel Bakery is a 24 hour take-away beigel shop and is something of an institution in Whitechapel, particularly for the late night Brick Lane trend-setters.
159 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London, E1 6SB
(020) 7729 0616
Try the BBQ spiced crispy pigs ears and the English cherries waffles on Duck and Waffle's late night menu that is served until 5am.
40th Floor, 110 Bishopsgate, Bishopsgate, London, EC2N 4AY
(020) 3640 7310
Tacos, burritos, quesadillas are on the late night menu at El Camion in Soho, served until 2am.
25-27 Brewer Street, Soho, London, W1F 0RR
(020) 7734 7711
Hubbard and Bell is a buzzing restaurant in the style of a classic American grill. The menu features American favourites such as BBQ baby back ribs; and char-grilled Texas T-Bone steak. They offer a reduced menu from midnight until 5am for Londoners looking for a late night restaurant.
The Hoxton Holborn, 199-206 High Holborn, Holborn, London, WC1V 7BD
(020) 7661 3030
Judy Joo's, Jinjuu serves Korean platters late into the night. Try the Korean fried chicken or the short rib and kimchee mandoo (crispy dumpling stuffed with braised beef, mushrooms & kimchi).
15 Kingly Street, Soho, London, W1B 5PS
(020) 8181 8887
The popular Meatliquor serves its classic cheeseburger until 2am, a perfect bite before heading home.
74 Welbeck Street, Marylebone, London, W1G 0BA
(020) 7224 4239
A collaboration between Damien Hirst and Mark Hix is open until midnight.
Newport Street Gallery, Newport Street, London, SE11 6AJ
(020) 3141 9333
Polo Bar is a cosy cafe serving traditional British fare such as cooked breakfasts and homemade pies, no matter what the hour. The Polo Bar also has a wide selection of drinks including craft beers and Chapel Down wine.
176 Bishopsgate, The City, London, EC2M 4NQ
(020) 7283 4889
This popular Lebanese restaurant stays open until 3am everyday of the week.
43 Edgware Road, Bayswater, London, W2 2JE
(020) 7723 5929
This popular Turkish restaurant is open 24 hours a day Friday and Saturday, and until 3am the rest of the week.
131 Kingsland High Street, Dalston, London, E8 2PB
(020) 7254 7384
Although it's not actually open 24 hours a day, the sheer volume of late night custom at the legendary Tinseltown in Clerkenwell means it's worth an honorary mention on this list.
44-46 St John Street, London, EC1M 4DF
(020) 7689 2424
VQ (Vingt Quarte) is a 24 hour diner and cafe found within the St Giles Hotel in Soho.
St Giles Hotel, 111a Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 3NQ
(020) 7636 5888
VQ Chelsea offers a variety of dishes 24 hours a day that are served within an informal and friendly environment.
325 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London, SW10 9QL
(020) 7376 7224