What an eggcellent time of year Easter is! Spring has sprung, there’s more chocolate eggs than you can shake a chocolate egg at and a lovely long weekend to look forward to. It’s a time to spend with friends and family, eating and drinking with perhaps the odd Easter egg hunt thrown in for good measure. If you’re looking for some great places to do just that this Bank Holiday then look no further than our recommended Easter restaurants in London. Happy Cracking Easter!
More Easter Restaurants in London
Level 31 The Shard, 31 St Thomas Street, London Bridge, London, SE1 9RY
(020) 3011 1256
aqua shard, located on level 31 of The Shard, serves innovative contemporary British cuisine and boasts breath-taking views from its main dining room and atrium bar.
This Easter aqua shard’s bar team have created a special cocktail inspired by everyone’s seasonal favourite, the hot cross bun. The cocktail includes the same sweet and savoury flavours of a hot cross bun and it is made with Hennessey Cognac, Italicus Rosolio di Bergamotto and Mozart Dark chocolate liqueur. The cocktail is then shaken with star anise, coriander seeds, cinnamon, cloves and topped with a caramel sugar nest and chocolate eggs.
The Montague on the Gardens, 15 Montague Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 5BJ
(020) 7637 1001
Join the Blue Door Bistro at the luxurious Montague on the Gardens hotel for Easter celebrations with a delicious three-course lunch.
The occasion would not be complete without an al fresco egg hunt before lunch. Meet us on the Wood Deck for the Egg hunt for the kids - with lots of prizes for all!
This Easter Sunday, children will be invited to Bluebird Courtyard trace the tracks of the Easter bunny and dig deep beneath the perfectly preened Bluebird shrubs to discover hidden chocolate eggs. The restaurant is also hosting a creative Easter egg painting kids class in the Food Store on Thursday 13th April.
350 Kings Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 5UU
Meanwhile, adults can indulge in a variety of Easter themed limited edition cocktails in the bar, created especially for the occasion. Bluebird also has a four day brunch takeover happening over Easter weekend.
(020) 7559 1000
You can enjoy the special Easter Menu with a glass of sparkling at the Bright Courtyard; perfect for a long weekend treat this Easter.
43-45 Baker Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 8EW
(020) 7486 6998
This Easter Christopher's serves up an indulgent dessert - The Triple Chocolate Eggs arrives as three chocolate eggs upon a plate, designed to be devoured in stages.
18 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DD
Pour hot chocolate sauce over the first egg to reveal what’s within. The dark chocolate egg will melt away to uncover Christopher's famous fudge brownie; with pistachio ice cream and popping candy. Next, thwack a golden egg to break into a vanilla and dark chocolate cheesecake inside. And finally, the ultimate version of a crème egg: that's a white choc crème brûlée egg.
(020) 7240 4222
Chef Michael Brown at Daphne's has created a special menu perfectly suited to those spending the Easter holidays with friends of family. Start with bruschetta with proscuitto; follow with lamb, roast with fava beans and peas; and Amedei chocolate & hazelnut crunch ide cream.
112 Draycott Avenue, Chelsea, London, SW3 3AE
(020) 7589 4257
St Martins Lane, 45 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 4HX
(020) 7300 5500
If you're on the hunt for things to do this Easter, put your Easter eggs down and take some time out to enjoy a spot of Afternoon Tea in The Den. While savoury bites like the chilli bread keep guess on their toes, countless sweet treats such as the roasted banana and yuzu tart hit the sweet spot perfectly. After all, everything's better when shared. Well, almost everything...
Guests will be able to enjoy a traditional Sunday roast served with all the trimmings this Easter Sunday. Throughout the Easter weekend, The Game Bird will be offering a special afternoon tea, including hot cross buns and delicious Easter themed cakes and pastries alongside the traditional scones and finger sandwiches.
The Stafford, 16-18 St James Place, St James, London, SW1A 1NJ
(020) 7518 1234
If you’re planning to stay in the city this Easter, you should hop down to the Jugged Hare and enjoy their special Sunday lunch menu with a glass of bubbly!
49 Chiswell Street, Barbican, London, EC1Y 4SA
(020) 7614 0134
Indulge in an Easter feast at Nutbourne this Easter weekend. Feasting will begin with Grilled Asparagus served on 62 degree Duck Egg and Morel, followed by Hay Ages Barbeque Lamb with a wild Garlic Pesto before finishing with a delicious Salted Caramel Tart and Brown Bread Ice Cream. Of course Nutbourne will also be providing their favourite English Easter indulgence, Hot Cross Buns to all customers.
35-37 Parkgate Road, Battersea, London, SW11 4NP
(020) 7350 0555
Celebrate Easter with Percy and Founders and enjoy 50% off their traditional roast on Easter Sunday. Please contact the restaurant directly for any T&Cs.
1 Pearson Square, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 3BF
(020) 3761 0200
57-60 Haymarket, Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4QX
(020) 7287 1000
The iconic Planet Hollywood in Haymarket offers a vibrant atmosphere and a menu of classic American favourites including burgers, wings and speciality cocktails. Planet Hollywood are also offering FREE face-painting this Easter Sunday!
Eat at ‘the most amusing room in Europe’ surrounded by Rex Whistler’s mural at Tate Britain. Choose traditional British dishes inspired by menus from 1927 to the present day, washed down with some excellent wine from the Tate’s famous wine cellar.
Tate Britain, Millbank, Westminster, London, SW1P 4RG
(020) 7887 8825
Should we head to The Ritz for Easter? Book a table at the iconic London restaurant this Easter Sunday and receive an exclusive, handmade Ritz chocolate Easter egg. But that’s not all, you can head next door to the William Kent House garden and watch your children take part in the widely anticipated Easter egg hunt.
The Ritz London, 150 Piccadilly, Piccadilly, London, W1J 9BR
(020) 7493 8181
Sea Containers at Mondrian London will be marking Easter weekend with a special dessert to share. Available from 14th-17th April, the Dark chocolate Easter egg (£11) nests on a Tonka Bean cream filled with caramel and white wine sauce and has been designed to share between two.
Mondrian London at Sea Containers, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London, SE1 9PD
(020) 3747 1063
On Easter Sunday enjoy a re-imagined afternoon tea at sketch Gallery and then take part in a chocolate egg hunt around sketch.
9 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 2XG
(020) 7659 4500
On Easter Sunday head down to Urban Meadow and have fun with the whole family. You will be treated to a wonderful three-course lunch, before getting your faces painted and racing around Hyde Park with your kids in search of Easter eggs.
150 Bayswater, Bayswater, London, W2 4RT
(020) 7229 1212
131 Waterloo Road, Waterloo, London, SE1 8UR
(020) 7928 5086
Waterloo Bar and Kitchen is a stylish restaurant attached to the back of the Old Vic Theatre. To celebrate Easter, guests can enjoy 25% discount from their bill (valid until the end of April).
Treat yourself to a Champagne chocolate afternoon tea at the stunning glass atrium. Indulge to your heart's content with a selection of mouth-watering sandwiches of Scottish smoked salmon and chicken with tarragon crème fraiche as well as buttery scones with Cornish clotted cream and strawberries.
The Landmark London, 222 Marylebone Road, Marylebone, London, NW1 6JQ
(020) 7631 8000
Temple Pier, Victoria Embankment, London, London, WC2R 2PN
(020) 7836 1566
Established in 1927, The Yacht London is a riverside restaurant offering freshly prepared British and Modern European cuisine alongside an extensive drinks list. The Yacht London is also a members club and hosts regular events.