Clerkenwell is considered by many to be an area of London where trends are set. As a result the best Clerkenwell restaurants range from the formal to the fashionable.
As befits the area, the finest Clerkenwell restaurants can be found above pubs, in swanky surroundings, in hotels and anywhere in between. In fact there's a restaurant to suit every personality.
Don't forget to check out our recommended list of Clerkenwell bars
Empire Building, 5-6 Leicester Square, Leicester Square, London, WC2H 7NA
0203 504 8443
Empire Casino offers a taste of Las Vegas transported to the heart of London's Leicester Square. As well as numerous gaming facilities, the Empire Casino also features restaurants, bars and clubs.
- Set your pulse racing at the liveliest casino in the UK
- A taste of Las Vegas transported to the heart of London
- Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week
- Brilliant bars including the best kept secret, Icon Bar
- Fabulous food and great entertainment
More Clerkenwell Restaurants
Healthy and responsibly sourced food at Clerkenwell Kitchen.
27-31 Clerkenwell Close, London, EC1R 0AT
(020) 7101 9959
Dans le Noir on Clerkenwell Green is a very unique restaurant offering the sensory experience of having dinner in the pitch dark served by blind or partially-sighted guides.
30-31 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London, EC1R 0DU
(020) 7253 1100
Cafe du Marche is located on Charterhouse Square and hidden away up Charterhouse Mews, offering occasional live music alongside the French influenced menu.
22 Charterhouse Square, Charterhouse Mews, Barbican, London, EC1M 6AH
(020) 7608 1609
Expect a fusion of exotic, obscure and traditional ingredients from around the world at the refined and stylish Modern Pantry Cafe Bar.
Ground Floor, The Modern Pantry, 47-48 St Johns Square, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4JJ
(020) 7553 9210
Pho on St John Street offers delicious dishes from Vietnam in the kind of stylish setting to which the comfortable Clerkenwellian has grown accustomed.
86 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 4EH
(020) 7253 7624
St John is a charming English restaurant and pub located, naturally, on St John Street.
26 St John Street, Smithfield, London, EC1M 4AY
(020) 7251 0848
This flash and glitzy yet friendly establishment has all the style of a Hollywood diner and is perfect for reliable hearty dishes in Clerkenwell.
44-46 St John Street, London, EC1M 4DF
(020) 7689 2424
Sensational and smart gastro pub on St. John Street.
240 St. John Street, London, EC1V 4PH
(020) 7336 7726