If you're meeting up with friends or family for a lunchtime sojourn, why not peruse our recommended list of restaurants for lunch in London? We've uncovered several enticing establishments guaranteed to deliver on service, style and surroundings, so before you make any plans, consult our guide to restaurants for lunch in London.
More Restaurants for Lunch in London
Pop out of the office to Abokado if you want an alternative that’s above and beyond the standard sandwich.
16 Newman Street, Fitzrovia, London, W1T 1PB
(020) 7636 9218
Sofitel London St James, 8 Pall Mall, St James's, London, SW1Y 5NG
(020) 7389 7820
The Balcon, situated within the Sofitel London St James hotel, is a grand brasserie offering French-British cuisine overseen by head chef Vincent Menager. Menu highlights at The Balcon include braised Devon lamb; North Sea cod fillet, red lentil curry & spinach leaves; and smoked haddock kedgeree with organic soft boiled egg.
The Bickley is a stunning Victorian building set over four floors. The menu offers a delectable array of freshly prepared seasonal dishes. The luxurious decor and excellent service makes it a must for all food fans.
Chislehurst Road, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 5NP
(020) 8468 7613
Bishopsgate Kitchen offers a rustic European menu serving dishes such as chorizo scotched quails eggs, marinated artichoke hearts and mint and roast vegetable couscous. A full English breakfast is also available daily.
Brushfield Street, City, London, E1 6AN
(020) 7247 3802
Coco Momo offers a varied menu with a few dishes inspired from around the world. The venue has a relaxed brasserie styled area and a chic dining room making this an ideal choice for both relaxed dining and special occasions.
25 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London, SW7 4PL
(020) 7589 0905
Coco Momo is a lively, upbeat venue popular among locals and visitors to the area alike. Coco Momo has comfortable seating areas and stylish, modern decor. The drinks list includes a comprehensive range of cocktails.
79 Marylebone High Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 5JZ
(020) 7486 5746
Friends of Mine offers a delicious menu of breakfasts, lunch and dinners. The chic and stylish décor creates the perfect setting in which to enjoy their mouth-watering cocktails with friends.
72-74 High Street, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 1ED
(020) 8658 6650
The Golden Union Fish Bar off Oxford Street is a real oasis with the best fish and chips in the West End.
38 Poland Street, Soho, London, W1F 7LY
(020) 7434 1933
The Gourmet Burger Kitchen offers an impressive selection of quality burgers, as well as a number of other American style dishes.
44-46 The Brunswick Centre, Bernard Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 1AE
(020) 7278 7168
Hiba is a Lebanese restaurant that can be found on High Holborn and that serves a variety of authentic dishes within relaxed surroundings.
113 High Holborn, Holborn, London, WC1V 6JQ
(020) 7357 9633
Hush Brasserie is the groups third restaurant. Expect a similar menu to their other two sites in Mayfair and Holborn.
1 Ludgate Hill, St Paul's, London, EC4M 7DE
(020) 7236 1544
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.
577 King's Road, Fulham, London, SW6 2EH
(020) 7736 6081
Kimchee brings affordable and authentic Korean food to High Holborn. Boasting sleek and stylish together with efficient service, Kimchee offers a true experience of Korean culture.
71 High Holborn, Holborn, London, WC1V 6EA
Kimchee also has a bar in the basement that specialises in Korean cocktails, Japanese beers and bespoke teas. There is also a choice of inventive bar snacks at Kimchee's bar.
(020) 7430 0956
Kimchee To Go offers a variety of Korean dishes to takeaway. Popular options include kimbap rolls, bibimbaps, noodle soups and much more.
106 New Oxford Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1A 1HB
Essentially a soup kitchen for those who want more from their working lunch, Nusa Kitchen takes Batchelor’s hug in a mug slogan and fills it with nutritious meaning.
128 Queen Victoria Street, City, London, EC4V 4BJ
(020) 7489 8455
Picture Restaurant is a stylish venue in Marylebone that offers a concise choice of sharing plates including daily specials.
110 Great Portland Street, Marylebone, London, W1W 6PQ
(020) 7637 7892
Choose from a range of dishes including pizza, steak and pasta at Tempio.
5-9 Temple Chambers, Temple Avenue, The City, London, EC4Y 0HP
(020) 7583 2615
Cheap, vegetarian lunchtime options from this independent Swiss restaurant on Heddon Street.
12-14 Heddon Street, London, W1B 4DA
(020) 7758 4110
Tommi's Burger Joint is an intimate restaurant that has a concise choice of burgers made with carefully sourced British meat.
30 Thayer Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 2QP
(020) 7224 3828
Delicious, Californian/Mexican fused cuisine on Islington High Street with scintillating wraps at low prices.
13 Islington High Street, Islington, London, N1 9LQ
(020) 7833 3103
Tortilla restaurant brings a taste of Mexico to London with a range of freshly prepared burritos, fajitas, tacos and salads.
22 The Broadway, Wimbledon, London, SW19 1RE
(020) 8947 3589
Velo is a relaxed eatery offering healthy Vietnamese food. Velo is a unique venue that has innovative touch screen ordering and contact-less payment options with their Velo card.
104 Tooley Street, London Bridge, London, SE1 2TH
(020) 7407 9310