The Most Picture-Perfect Restaurants In London
London is full of one-of-a-kind restaurants, chic eateries and hidden gems, just perfect for creating an Instagram snap. If you’re looking to visit, we have a rundown of the most picture-perfect restaurants in London.
The Skinny Kitchen
With a tagline of ‘Blow Your Mind, Replenish Your Soul’, the Skinny Kitchen in Islington certainly offers something different. Boasting an all-day and night dining policy, it positions itself as a fashionable place to enjoy a bottomless brunch or intimate dinner. It also features the renowned Supper Club, an immersive dining experience with live jazz music alongside your two courses and bottomless drinks. The venue is nothing short of stunning, with lots of greenery indoors including adorning the ceiling and a welcoming outside space, The Skinny Kitchen is a must-visit.
Mr White’s Steak, Pizza and Gin House
There’s a good chance you’ll be visiting Leicester Square during your stay, especially if it’s your first time in London, in which case you’ll want to visit the fantastic Mr White’s, home of celebrity chef Marco Pierre White. With a stunning open-air style interior bursting with greenery, and of course, perfectly presented food just as you would expect, this is exactly the sort of venue and cuisine that merits a place in the picture perfect list by Mandoe Media.
Now this really is something different. Fine dining aboard a double decker bus! Fitted with a glass dome roof, the bus will drive you around to see the sights of London while you sample the very best in French cuisine. The Bustronome kitchen is downstairs, and the restaurant upstairs. You can use the audio pens provided to listen to your tour guide in between courses. Enjoy panoramic views in a unique setting whilst relishing a six-course tasting menu and carefully paired wine with no end of photo opportunities.
The Kitchen Restaurants
With four restaurants across London, each boasting a different dual-cuisine menu, if you’re looking for a dining experience that’s a little different, you’ll be spoiled for choice in deciding which of the Kitchens Restaurants to try. All restaurants have an extensive vegan menu in their authentic respective cuisines.
With an intriguing menu of Mediterranean and Japanese cuisine, Bloomsbury Street Kitchen is close to Tottenham Court Road tube, and the interior has both a minimalist Japanese vibe combined with Mediterranean gardens. They have a stunning lounge bar and also a welcoming terrace.
The May Fair Kitchen offers a more contemporary Italian and Spanish menu, with the lounge bar itself decorated with natural materials meeting industrial design. The May Fair Kitchen also offers an afternoon tea with truffles made by their master chocolatiers.
The Leicester Square Kitchen boasts a Mexican and Peruvian menu, with the décor consisting of exposed columns, marble tables and retro tiles amongst the dark brickwork. The Leicester Square Kitchen features an a la carte restaurant, lounge bar and extensive terrace.
Finally, the Monmouth Kitchen in Seven Dials in Covent Garden has a contemporary Peruvian and Italian offering, complemented by signature cocktails and fine wines. They have a full a la carte restaurant for both lunch and dinner, a lounge bar for small plates, as well as a beautiful terrace overlooking Seven Dials.
Located on the 14th floor of 120 Fenchurch Street, everything at 14 Hills from the food, the restaurant itself, and of course, the stunning views of the city are Instagram-worthy. Nicknamed ‘the forest in the sky’, 14 Hills serves ‘British cuisine with a French twist’ for lunch, brunch and dinner. Every Friday they run The Hills After Dark, live music with a fusion of electronic house music blended with real instruments. 14 Hills also hosts a rooftop brunch complete with music, providing a stunning ambience.
Wagtail has some of the best views of London and some of the best fine dining. Situated on the 9th and 10th floor of a 1920s building in the very center of London, you can look forward to wagyu beef sliders and truffle chips on their roof terrace. They also have two private terraces, an exclusive room for private dining and the main a la carte restaurant with a simply stunning interior and views of the cityscape.