Celebrate 4th July in style with our guide to Independence Day at London restaurants. There are a number of establishments catering for the ex-pat or Americophile this year with special gastronomic deals and we've searched the city for the best example of transatlantic cuisine, so you don't have to. Take your pick from our selection of venues for Independence Day at London restaurants and commemorate the day our cousins took a stand.
Don't forget to check out our recommended list for Independence Day at London bars
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Baltahzar is calling on Londoners to don their Stars & Stripes on Independence Day to eat an exclusive American inspired menu. The first 100 diners to visit the restaurant in both stars AND stripes will eat on the house!
4-6 Russell Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7BN
(020) 3301 1155
Big Easy is celebrating the USA with the return of its infamous Rib-Eating Contest, which will get the party started at the restaurant on Independence Day.
12 Maiden Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7NA
(020) 3728 4888
Get down to Camden on the 4th July and head straight to the Blues Kitchen for a soulful Independence Day.
111 Camden High Street, Camden, London, NW1 7JN
Dine on appetizers of spicy buffalo wings and Cajun blackened shrimp, before moving on to the true American BBQ St Louis pork rib or beef brisket and finishing off with their signature Oreo doughnuts and salted caramel sauce.
(020) 7387 5277
This year Christopher's are taking 4th July celebrations up a notch and the menu is bigger and better than ever before.
18 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7DD
Available for lunch & dinner and priced at £38 for two courses, £44 for 3, the Independence Day feast kicks off with the likes of BBQ pulled pork tortilla or scallop ceviche with key lime sorbet. Mains feature the tasting BBQ beef plate; chimichurri wild bass; & surf 'n' turf – grilled half lobster & Ibérico pork chop. Finish off with the new drool-worthy Blondie brownie or a soft cookie & honeycomb ice cream sandwich drizzled with dark chocolate sauce.
(020) 7240 4222
Dirty Bones will give diners a Fourth to remember this year, with their NYC-inspired comfort food and cocktails. With oozing cheeseburger dumplings and crispy-fried chicken & waffles just a couple of the dishes on offer.
Top Floor, Kingly Court, Carnaby Street, Soho, London, W1B 5PW
020 3019 9062
This Independence Day HUNter 486 will be serving a special three course menu for the 4th of July celebrations. Priced at £28, the menu includes crab cakes, cherry tomato, sweet corn and bell pepper salsa or cobb salad for starters; BBQ beef short ribs, coleslaw, sweet potato fries or mac and cheese for the main course; and vanilla cheesecake with blueberries for dessert.
The Arch London, 50 Great Cumberland Street, Marble Arch, London, W1H 7FD
(020) 7724 0486
On Tuesday 4th July the rooftop bar will transform into a New Orleans district with southern style food and a selection of delicious cocktails such as the Strawberry Louisiana, The Mississippi and many more.
One New Change, 1 New Change, The City, London, EC4M 9AF
Get into the spirit and dance along to the resident New Orleans Funk trio performing the best of street jazz!
(020) 8305 3088
57-60 Haymarket, Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4QX
(020) 7287 1000
The ideal place to spend American Independence Day, the iconic Planet Hollywood in Haymarket offers a vibrant atmosphere and a menu of classic American favourites including burgers, wings and speciality cocktails.
There is something for everyone on Independence Day - with a special 2 course set menu, a la carte dining or just bar bites. Get into the American spirit, Hollywood style!
This Independence Day, Sea Containers at Mondrian London draws on its American heritage to create a one-off menu of classics such as the all American burger; and baby back ribs alongside a selection of hard shakes. The menu will be available all week for visitors to enjoy, alongside their a la carte.
Mondrian London at Sea Containers, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London, SE1 9PD
(020) 3747 1063
Smith & Wollensky is the ideal spot to celebrate America's Independence this July with an all American menu. Feast on USDA Prime dry-aged steaks, premium seafood or why not try our Independence Day Burger with two 5oz patties, smoked bacon, tomato, lettuce and oozing with Monterey Jack cheese.
The Adelphi Building, 1-11 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 6HT
The restaurant will be decked out in bunting featuring the stars and stripes and blasting out an all American playlist adding to the all-American 4th of July atmosphere.
(020) 7321 6007
This American-diner inspired venue is so in tune with Independence Day that it will be opening its doors for the first time right there and then. And it promises to be very good indeed.
19-21 Old Compton Street, Soho, London, W1D 5JJ
(020) 7734 5656