Trying to decide on the best restaurants in Islington? Walk along Upper Street and you'll find so many restaurants it can be difficult to choose between them, let alone decide which are the best. Spanish, Chinese and British are just some of the types of food which you can sample from our round-up of the best restaurants in Islington.
Don't forget to check out our recommended list of Islington bars
39 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0PS
(020) 7834 6600
Part of the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, The Rubens at the Palace is situated in a prime location opposite the Royal Mews of Buckingham Palace and a short distance from Victoria Station. Find aristocratic grandeur, serene comfort and traditional hospitality, combined with the latest technology. Guests can enjoy award winning afternoon tea in the Palace Lounge facing the Royal Mews.
For more information on the restaurants and bars located within The Rubens at the Palace, please visit:
The English Grill
The New York Bar
Leopard Champagne Bar
- The epitome of luxury, overlooking Buckingham Palace...
- ...moments from Green Park and Victoria Station
- Fine British hospitality and warm smiles at every turn
- Sumptuous rooms & suites, fine dining, family services
- Enjoy the many attractions of London on your doorstep
More Islington Restaurants
Book a table at Antonios Ristorante in Islington where the Italian passion for food flows from the kitchen to your plate.
Rear of 137 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1QP
(020) 7226 8994
The Breakfast Club provides a wide range of breakfasts including both American and English. They also serve a range of burgers, burritos and sandwiches as well as alcohol.
31 Camden Passage, Islington, London, N1 8EA
(020) 7226 5454
Beautiful Mexican dishes on Upper Street.
27 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0PN
(020) 7704 2123
Comedor Grill and Bar is a warm and welcoming venue serving a range both exciting and flavorful dishes. The South American inspired menu includes dishes such as Argentinian steaks, meat and fish, as well as a wide choice of chicken, prawn, seafood and vegetarian lighter options.
176 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1RG
(020) 7354 2843
Delhi Grill is an Indian canteen style restaurant found on Islington's Chapel Market. A variety of authentic dishes are offered including roti rolls and spicy sheekh kebabs alongside a selection of beers, wines and soft drinks.
21 Chapel Market, Islington, London, N1 9EZ
(020) 7278 8100
Italian restaurant Dolcetto serves a variety of authentic dishes cooked the traditional way.
18 Chapel Market, Islington, London, N1 9EZ
(020) 7278 2825
Tucked away on Camden Passage, Fredericks is one of Islington's best kept secrets.
Camden Passage, Islington, London, N1 8EG
(020) 7359 2888
Iberia Georgian Restaurant offers a variety of authentic Georgian cuisine and drinks.
294-296 Caledonian Road, Islington, London, N1 1BA
(020) 7700 7750
Iznik is an authentic Turkish restaurant on Highbury Park named after the region in Turkey famous for the production of the ceramic tiles which adorn their walls.
19 Highbury Park, Highbury, London, N5 1QJ
(020) 7704 8099
Le Petit Auberge brings an authentic taste of France to Islington's Upper Street.
283 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 2TZ
(020) 7359 1046
4-6 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LN
(020) 7359 5361
Meat People is a steakhouse restaurant on Essex Road. Meat People serves high quality and reliably sourced steaks as well as wines from around the world and retro cocktails.
Located close to Regent's Canal, Proud East is a gallery, restaurant and cafe offering a varied selection of seasonal meals, nibbles and drinks.
2-10 Hertford Road, London, N1 5ET
(020) 7647 6712
Generous portions of authentic, lovingly-made food guaranteed at Oregano in Islington.
18-19 St Alban's Place, Islington, London, N1 0NX
(020) 7288 1123
Tierra Peru is a Peruvian restaurant on Essex Road in Islington that serves a selection of Peru's most famous dishes, including ceviche, chicharrones, tamales and anticuchos.
164 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LY
(020) 7354 5586
Tortilla on the High Street serve fresh, delicious Californian/Mexican fused cuisine that is individually prepared to your taste for eat in or take away all for about a fiver.
13 Islington High Street, Islington, London, N1 9LQ
(020) 7833 3103