The best restaurants for large groups in London boast large enough tables to seat everyone comfortably, don't mind the fact that there will be several voices talking at once and can manage to deliver everyone's order at the same time without sacrificing quality. Whether you are arranging a birthday party or just happen to be extremely popular our pick of the best restaurants for large groups in London satisfy all of these criteria with ease.
20-24 Shaftesbury Avenue, Piccadilly, London, W1D 7EU
(020) 7434 3111
Rainforest Cafe is the ideal place to celebrate a birthday, perfect for kids and big kids alike! With a number of larger tables available and also private spaces if required, we love nothing more than a big occasion where our Safari Guides can make a real fuss!
57-60 Haymarket, Haymarket, London, SW1Y 4QX
(020) 7287 1000
The iconic and family friendly Planet Hollywood in Haymarket offers a vibrant atmosphere and a menu of classic American favourites including burgers, wings and speciality cocktails.
More Restaurants For Large Groups in London
100 Hoxton Street, Shoreditch, London, N1 6SG
(020) 7729 1444
100 Hoxton is a stylish restaurant offering an innovative fusion menu where East meets West. With a striking interior, 100 Hoxton is ideal for any occasion.
Amici restaurant serves a selection of traditional Italian dishes together with an extensive wine list to complement your meal.
205-209 Kennington Lane, Kennington, London, SE11 5QS
(020) 7735 0302
The party atmosphere of this US style bar and restaurant on Kings Road is ideal for a spot of gathering of the social variety.
332-334 Kings Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 5UR
(020) 7352 4071
Trocadero, 13 Coventry Street, Leicester Square, London, W1D 7AB
(020) 3763 5288
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co lands in London from across the pond. Accommodating 400 customers, over two floors, the restaurant is inspired by Forest Gump and has movie memorabilia throughout.
The menu at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co has an impressive choice of dishes with signature options including coconut shrimp; lobster linguine; and Dixie style baby back ribs.
Ideally located close to Oxford Street, Marylebone's Busaba Eathai offers delicious Thai food served within stylish surroundings.
8-13 Bird Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 1BU
(020) 7518 8080
Cinnamon Soho is the latest offering by Vivek Singh. His third restaurant is headed up by chef Ramchandran Raju and offers modern, contemporary Indian cuisine similar to that of Cinnamon Kitchen.
5 Kingly Street, Soho, London, W1B 5PF
(020) 7437 1664
The Frontline restaurant is a welcome haven from the bustling streets of London’s Paddington and equipped excellently for those of you with plenty of dining companions.
13 Norfolk Place, Paddington, London, W2 1QJ
(020) 7479 8960
Empire Casino, 5-6 Leicester Square, Leicester Square, London, WC2H 7NA
0203 504 8443
FuLuShou is a stylish Asian restaurant held within the stunning Empire Casino. Serving a selection of pan-Asian dishes with ingredients sourced from all over Asia, FuLuShou is an informal yet visually arresting addition to this impressive venue.
10 Basinghall Street, City, London, EC2V 5BQ
(020) 7397 8120
British steakhouse Hawksmoor opens its third venue on Basinghall Street. Hawksmoor Guildhall boasts over 200 covers and offers popular dishes alongside some new creations overseen by executive chef Richard Turner.
Busy and bustling on weekends, most of the tables at Il Mascalzone are occupied by groups of friends or families, but the atmosphere is lively and friendly rather than raucous, despite the presence of some very large groups.
41 Putney High Street, Putney, London, SW15 1SP
(020) 8785 4793
577 King's Road, Fulham, London, SW6 2EH
(020) 7736 6081
The Imperial is a restaurant and bar that uses seasonal, British produce to create a variety of dishes with international influences. The Imperial retains many period features with high ceilings and its Victorian facade.
Going to the central kitchen is a bit of an ice-breaker, so Kitchin is ideal for party bookings of any size, from the smallest to the largest, and areas of the room can be sectioned off for such bookings.
8 Caledonia Street, Kings Cross, Kings Cross, London, N1 9AA
This inviting and friendly family run restaurant in Primrose Hill is a splendid establishment for taking friends or co-workers at lunchtime.
89 Regents Park Road, Camden, London, NW1 8UY
(020) 7586 7454
Wine and dine friends at this celebrated seafood establishment on Catherine Street, Covent Garden.
2-4 Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 5JS
(020) 7240 4999
60-62 Commercial Street, Tower hamlets, London, E1 6LT
(020) 3141 6000
Lupita East on Commercial Street is the second London site from the people behind Mexico's El Farolito. They offer fresh Mexican meals made using authentic recipes and flavoursome ingredients. Lupita East also serves cocktails made with 100% Agave tequila, rare Mexican beers and South American wines.
Ivory House, St Katharines Dock, East Smithfield, London, E1W 1BP
(020) 7480 5353
Booking in advance is essential
You can have a right royal time at the Medieval Banquet London. Enjoy traditional medieval fare with King Henny VIII whilst knights battle right in front of your very eyes.
Muhib Indian restaurant serves a number of authentic and popular Indian dishes within a relaxed atmosphere.
73 Brick Lane, Brick Lane, London, E1 6QL
(020) 7247 7122
NOPI is brought to you by the makers of the popular Ottolenghi group of restaurants. NOPI is a stylish all day brasserie serving robust, Middle Eastern and Asian dishes.
21-22 Warwick Street, Soho, London, W1B 5NE
(020) 7494 9584
111 Old Broad Street, City, London, EC2N 1AP
(020) 7638 9308
The Otherist is a sleek bar and restaurant by Drake and Morgan that offers creative cocktails and an all-day seasonal food menu.
St Pancras International Station, Grand Terrace, Kings Cross, London, N1C 4QL
(020) 7870 9900
Searcys St Pancras Restaurant and Bar is a glamorous venue serving Modern European cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients, and a wine list which has been carefully selected to complement the food. The restaurant has been designed to make rail travellers feel as welcome and as comfortable as possible, with a dedicated room for luggage.
At over 90 metres long, the Searcys St Pancras Champagne Bar is the longest champagne bar in Europe. Located on the Rendezvous level of St Pancras International, the bar showcases up to seventy bins and offers something for everyone, from a post work glass of bubbly to celebration bottles costing up to £6,500.
Beautiful Turkish cuisine on Borough High Street from Tas, an inviting venue with an ambience condusive to large and friendly groups.
72 Borough High Street, Borough, London, SE1 1XF
(020) 7403 7200
Wan Chai Corner is a traditional Chinese restaurant in the heart of Chinatown. They serve a range of dishes including dim sum and house specials.
3 Gerrard Street, Chinatown, London, W1D 5PP
(020) 7434 1188
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. At Waterloo Bar and Kitchen you will find a concise choice of meals that are complemented by a good selection of wines and other drinks.