African Restaurants in London
Searching for some authentic African food in London? Well, there are plenty of African restaurants in London to choose from, it's just a matter of knowing where the best examples are to be found. With that in mind, we've assembled a selection of the best African restaurants in London, containing several talked-about establishments as well as the odd hidden gem. Don't get weighed down by choice; let us guide you to the best restaurants for African cuisine that are currently available.
14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London, W1D 6DD
(020) 7287 0255
Waxy O'Connors is a lively Irish maze of bars that you can enter via stairs or long passages. The atmosphere is welcoming and the beers are always cold.
- Located between Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square
- London’s biggest and best Irish bar
- A labyrinth of 4 unique bars over 6 levels
- Regular live music including Irish trad sessions
- 3 large screens for showing all major sporting events
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Hugely popular East African restaurant in Kings Cross with stunning interiors.
42 Caledonian Road, Kings Cross, London, N1 9DT
(020) 7278 0679
43 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London, SW1W 0PP
(020) 7958 7000
Escape from the bustle of Victoria for some welcome time out at BBar where you can enjoy a range of South African and other global dishes. BBar also has a comprehensive choice of cocktails and world wines.
73 Woolwich New Road, SE18 6ED
Ikoyi is a west African restaurant specialising in Jollof cuisine. Offering a unique take on west Indian food, highlights at Ikoyi include octopus pepper soup with coastal herbs; wild Nigerian tiger prawn, with banga bisque and corn grits.
1 St James's Market, St James's, London, SW1Y 4AH
(020) 3583 4660
Khamsa Restaurant is a typical Algerian restaurant serving Berber and Algerian cuisine, including homemade juices, jams and pastries. Khamsa boasts good service accompanied by quality food and drink.
140 Acre Lane, Brixton, London, SW2 5UT
(020) 7733 3150
One of the most popular restaurants in Wembley, Mama offers outstanding Nigerian cuisine from its location on Empire Way.
3rd Floor, Dexion House, 2-4 Empire Way, Wembley, London, HA9 0XA
(020) 8902 2277
Merkato restaurant on Caledonian Road serves a wide selection of Ethiopian food using traditional methods and authentic ingredients. A range of vegetarian dishes are also available.
196 Caledonian Road, Kings Cross, London, N1 0SL
(020) 7713 8952
Momo provides a contemporary twist to North African-inspired cuisine.
25 Heddon Street, Mayfair, London, W1B 4BH
(020) 7434 4040
Mosob offers a delicious selection of Eritrean dishes from their kitchen on Harrow Road.
339 Harrow Road, Maida Vale, London, W9 3RB
(020) 7266 2012
Shaka Zulu is an opulent restaurant, bar and club located in Camden Stables Market. Set over two floors, the Zulu-themed venue offers a menu of South African cuisine created by South African born Stephen Boucher.
The Stables, Chalk Farm Road, Camden, London, NW1 8AB
(020) 3805 0999
Wolkite Kitfo Restaurant and Cafe, 82 Hornsey Road, Islington, N7 7NN
216, Camberwell Road, SE5 0ED
Unit 36, Pop Brixton, 49 Brixton Station Road, London, SW9 8PQ