Central London Restaurants

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We've selected some fine establishments in the city centre for our recommended list of central London restaurants. From upmarket outlets to intimate eateries, our guide to central London restaurants will ensure a fulfilling evening.
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#314

20-24 Shaftesbury Avenue, Piccadilly, London, W1D 7EU
(020) 7434 3111

Based centrally in the heart of the West End, Rainforest Cafe is a distinctive jungle themed venue offering fun nights out amongst alligators and tropical fish. The Rainforest Cafe also features themed rooms with impressive animatronics, so expect to find a range of realistic jungle inhabitants peering through the undergrowth.

The cafe boasts an allergy friendly menu and can cater for different dietary needs for both adults and children.

  • A personalised invitation from Santa Claus
  • A Warm Welcome From Santa Claus's Elves
  • Childrens' Gift Bag with special keepsakes
  • Childrens' 2 Course Meal & Drink
  • Limited availability - BOOK NOW!

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Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester

#346

Contemporary French menu from one of the world's most decorated chefs.

The Dorchester Hotel, 53 Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1QA
(020) 7629 8866

The Amphitheatre Restaurant

#838

The Amphitheatre restaurant provides delicious, well-presented food at affordable prices in a fabulous setting.

Royal Opera House, Bow Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9DD
(020) 7212 9254

Bentleys Oyster Bar and Grill

#515

If this famous bar and grill on Swallow Street wasn't included on our list, we would be accused of fraudulence. Well worth a visit if you fancy something a little different in the West End.

11-15 Swallow Street, Mayfair, London, W1B 4DG
(020) 7734 4756

Carluccio's

#1081

Nowhere else beats Carluccios right now in London for good Italian food served with a smile at a decent price.

The Brunswick Centre, 1 The Brunswick, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 1AF
(020) 7833 4100

China Tang

#1242

Indulge in sumptuous dim sum before sipping a cocktail or two in the extravagant China Tang at The Dorchester.

The Dorchester, 53,Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1QA
(020) 7629 9988

Clos Maggiore

#351

Contemporary French dishes from this marvellous establishment on King Street.

33 King Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 8JD
(020) 7379 9696

Creme de la Crepe

#1567

Silly name, delightful pancakes.

Market Building, 29 The Piazza, Covent Garden Market, London, WC2E 8RE
(020) 7836 6896

Dining Room at Dean Street Townhouse

#2778

Dean Street Townhouse is located in the heart of Soho and offers seasonal British cuisine which changes weekly. A typical menu includes dishes such as Black Angus porterhouse steak, Portland Bill crab or pheasant goujons.

69-71 Dean Street, Soho, London, W1D 4QJ
(020) 7434 1775

Freud

#269

A secret underworld hides beneath the streets of Covent Garden – and that place is Freud.

198 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 8JL
(020) 7240 9933

Greenhouse

#2025

Mayfair's Greenhouse on Hay's Mews offers appetising Modern European cuisine with a French background.

27a Hays Mews, Mayfair, London, W1J 5NY
(020) 7499 3331

Indigo

#3580

As both a gastronomic and an aesthetic experience Indigo is worth every penny.

One Aldwych, 1 Aldwych, London, WC2B 4RH
(020) 7300 0400

Kai Mayfair

#3329

Kai Mayfair on South Audley Street is famed for its authentic cuisine inspired by every corner of China.

65 South Audley Street, Mayfair, London, W1K 2QU
(020) 7493 8988

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon

#243

L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon on West Street is the sister restaurant of the prestigious L'Ateliers in Paris, Tokyo and Las Vegas.

13-15 West Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9NE
(020) 7010 8600

Momo

#129

Tantalising dishes from across the Middle East and Morocco at this fabulous restaurant on Heddon Street.

25 Heddon Street, Mayfair, London, W1B 4BH
(020) 7434 4040

Theo Randall at the InterContinental

#750

Theo Randall, talented head chef of London's famous River Cafe, heads this, the flagship restaurant of the Intercontinental Hotel.

Hotel InterContinental, Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1J 7QY
(020) 7318 8747

Umu

#2555

With sensational design, sumptuous food and informed service, Umu on Bruton Place brings a taste of the Orient to Mayfair.

14-16 Bruton Place, Mayfair, London, W1J 6LX
(020) 7499 8881

The Wolseley

#1109

The juxtaposition of modern cuisine with a gorgeous listed setting has proved a potent mix and resulted in The Wolseley on Piccadilly attracting a high class of clientele.

160 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London, W1J 9EB
(020) 7499 6996

Yauatcha Soho

#646

If you're the indecisive type, you may want to avoid Alan Yau's Yauatcha with its 150 varieties of tea and 24 dim sum options.

15-17 Broadwick Street, Soho, London, W1F 0DL
(020) 7494 8888