Where Does London’s Glitterati Dine?
London loses half the charm if you take food out of the equation. While the rest of the world wonders if British chefs think about food and dream about cooking all day long, we know, they do. Alternatively, it would be impossible to come up with these five top creations from around the city, which attract a celebrity clientele even for mid-week dinners.
In these five best restaurants in London England, there are no graveyard shifts. From morning until past midnight, the tables cater to the glitterati of the city and beyond.
Snaps and Rye, North Kensington
Go to this place during the daytime for their special pastries and open sarnies. You have to try the Bread and Butter Pud. They use fresh Danish pastries to make this dish. Their fish and meat are spankingly fresh. You will be delighting your senses with high precision, fresh and light cooking. Try their smoked fish dishes, if you are going during dinner hours. Their take on desserts can help you sprout a sweet tooth if you do not have one already.
Bocca di Lupo, Soho
If you want to dress up a little and feel special, head to Bocca di Lupo in the swanky part of the city. This restaurant in Soho is famous for their minimal everything. Do not miss their special celeriac, pecorino, pomegranate and radish salad with a light hint of white truffle. This is a classic. However, if you want to experiment, go for small plates so you can have a bite of everything on the menu. It also offers a great view that whets the appetite for fine gourmet food.
This mid-range joint is ideal for a special date. If you are in the mood for a fancy meal that pleases your aesthetics as well as your taste buds, Salut! Is the place for you. Try their poached pear with fermented berries and hazelnut crumble, dripping with rich fruit jelly. This Salut! Classic has made it to the pages of several international lifestyle magazines without effort.
Native, Covent Garden
The easily noticeable façade speaks oodles about their menu. It is humble, sweet and perfect for a second date. The warm staff further accentuate the intimate setup. While you are marvelling their native décor, do taste the deer. They will intimate you on the different kinds. However, there is always one in season!
It is indeed a special treat. Try their value lunch if you are suffering from Wednesday blues. It is perfect for foodies. Everything is delectable, from their crispy chicken skins down to their "humble" home-baked bread. Whatever you have in between, do save some space for their desserts.
London is a heaven for food lovers. If you are thinking of exploring the city, you cannot complete your tour without the taste of the city.