Cheap Restaurants for Lunch in London
There are many cheap restaurants for lunch in London these days. If you're looking for a cheap bite on your next lunch hour, peruse our recommended list of cheap restaurants for lunch in London. There are a number of venues out there attuned to the country's economic worries so if you're keen to tighten the purse strings for your next culinary experience, consult our essential guide to cheap restaurants for lunch in London.
70 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0NY
(020) 7359 1710
The Ladybird is a music and cocktail bar, nestled in the heart of Upper Street. A superb selection of cocktails, accompanied by bottled beers, wines and spirits from across the globe can be enjoyed to the backdrop of funk and soul classics with DJs mixing it up on Fridays and Saturdays.
- Massive sharers and cocktails.
- Party until 4am and late on weekdays.
- Extravagant, quirky décor and fun layout.
- DJs and live music over 2 floors.
- Authentic Islington venue & true neighbourhood bar.
More Cheap Restaurants for Lunch in London
Sensational Mexican lunchtime options at the popular Benito's Hat on Goodge Street.
56 Goodge Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 4NB
(020) 7637 3732
Benitos Hat brings fresh, authentic affordable Mexican cuisine to Covent Garden. Established by Ben Fordham, Benitos Hat also offers a wide choice of drinks including tequila based cocktails.
19 New Row, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 4LA
(020) 7240 5815
Fulfilling burgers at affordable prices with Byron at the Westfield Shopping Centre.
Westfield London, Ariel Way, Shepherd's Bush, London, W12 7GF
(020) 8743 7755
Superb cafe, bar and brasserie in Blackheath Village serving fresh and affordable lunchtime dishes.
43-45 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath Village, London, SE3 0TJ
(020) 8333 2666
Bringing a touch of Latin spirit to London, the brand new Chilango restaurant serves Mexican fast food on Fleet Street.
142 Fleet Street, The City, London, EC4A 2BP
(020) 7353 6761
Despite the quality, seasonally sourced ingredients, the prices do not balloon as a result.
91 Cowcross Street, Farringdon, London, EC1M 6BH
(020) 7253 2142
Value for money guaranteed at this excellent Battersea bistro at lunchtimes.
169 Battersea High Street, Battersea, London, SW11 3JS
(020) 8488 4989
No matter how hard you try, it’s hard to overspend at La Petite Auberge with reasonably priced set menus and cheap options for lunch.
283 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 2TZ
(020) 7359 1046
Plenty of Antipodean-themed lunchtime nibbles at this cheery Soho cafe.
13 Charlotte Place, Soho, London, W1T 1SN
(020) 7637 3347
13-15 Villiers Street, London, WC2N 6ND
(020) 7930 5355
A Mexican restaurant on Villiers Street, Lupita Central is from the people behind El Farolito, a famous taqueria in Mexico City. They specialise in fresh ingredients and authentic recipes.
Avoid the standard London lunchtime options and plump for an alternative offering at the Scandinavian Kitchen.
61 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1W 7PP
(020) 7580 7161
Siam Central is a Thai restaurant that offers a tapas style ordering service alongside the traditional a la carte menu.
14 Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury, London, W1T 2LX
(020) 7436 7460
Cheap, vegetarian lunchtime options from this independent Swiss restaurant on Heddon Street.
12-14 Heddon Street, London, W1B 4DA
(020) 7758 4110
Tortilla brings a blend of Californian-Mexican cuisine to Canary Wharf. Choose from a range of freshly prepared tacos and burritos to eat in or take away.
18 North Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London, E14 4EU
(020) 7719 9160
Delicious, Californian/Mexican fused cuisine on Islington High Street with scintillating wraps at low prices.
13 Islington High Street, Islington, London, N1 9LQ
(020) 7833 3103