2-5 St. Chad's Street, London, EN, GB, WC1H 8BD
- Phone: (44) 20 7 837 1940
- Fax: (44) 20 7 278 5033
Just a couple of steps across the road from the Houses of Parliament and with views of Big Ben, this Westminster favorite gets quite crowded at peak times but it is easy to see why. This Grade II listed pub is perfect for a pint or two of Badgers or Tanglefoot, either under the impressive vaulted ceilings in the downstairs bar, or upstairs in the lovely balcony bar. As well as good beer they do great pub grub. Visitors might even end up tucking into a steak and kidney pie next to the Permanent Undersecretary of State!
Situated in the heart of Westminster, near the Parliament, dining at the Roux is bound to be a dressy affair no less. Therefore it brings to you delectable British fare in a polished and elegant setting. With traditional fireplaces, and a typical British ambiance, it offers you the complete English experience. The sensational food speaks about the enormous labor that is undergone by the chef to maintain such culinary standards. The cocktail list has a few interesting combinations that must be tried out. It has both taster as well as preset lunch and dinner menus. Booking is advisable.
Brasserie One is a fine dining restaurant perfect for a relaxing lunch offering a selection of modern European and classic British dishes. Go with the Seared Beef Tournedos with Pan-Fried Foie Gras, Bone Marrow and Bordelaise Jus. The Chocolate Mocha Tart with Espresso Ice Cream will provide just the perfect ending to your meal. Located inside a premier wedding and conference venue One Great George Street, the place also accepts walk-in diners. Call or visit their website for more information.
Pickles is a nice little food joint in the Westminster area of London. It is a no-fuss restaurant with simple food, plain decor and friendly service. The menu dishes out a contemporary fare and you get all that you need to fill your hungry tummy. Prices are quite affordable, so you don't feel the pinch in your pocket.
This restaurant, located on the banks of Thames is a popular venue among politicians, journalists and other professionals. An all-white decor gives it a serene look during the day but at nights, it seems to look very plain and ordinary. However, the food served is exquisite. Head chef Stefano Savio cooks up mouth watering recipes using fresh ingredients. All time favorites include, Timbale of Crab and Roast Breast of Guinea Fowl Stuffed with Sweet Ricotta and Black Truffle. Don't miss the wide range of cheese from different parts of Italy. The wine list is impressive but pricey. The venue also hosts private parties.
Nestled within the Old Westminster Library, the beautiful Cinnamon Club restaurant is known to serve good food within a unique setting. The ingredients are imported from India for that authentic oomph. The cultural diversity in India has led to an eclectic range of cuisines within India itself and at The Cinnamon Club, you get to feast on all of them. Among mains, go with the Rajasthani rack of lamb with saffron sauce and pilau rice. Complement your meal with your favorite wine. There are set meals to choose from too.
The Marriott Hotel County Hall Restaurant is a plush, modern restaurant with its intimate and cozy ambiance attracting customers time and again. Its kitchen benefits from Richard Corrigan's direction and the dishes are first-rate. Roast sea bass, beef filet and creamy risotto are spot on. However, you might decide on the set menu. Pair your meal with your favorite wine and its satisfaction guaranteed.
The warm tones and flavors of Atami are a welcome break from the winter environs around. The Chef makes sure that guests visiting this eating paradise leave full and satisfied. Choose from the seasons hottest favorites. Pair these delectable dishes with plum wine and sake at your table or the bar. Reservations are recommended.
Osteria dell'Angolo serves delicious portions of Italian cuisines that have been masterfully crafted by the chefs. This is your best bet when it comes to sampling freshly-prepared and flavorful delicacies in London. Go on and enjoy!
For a unique sushi dining experience, Ozu is proud to note that their Izakaya-style communal dining is perfect for a group wanting to share several small dishes. Conveniently situated in a prime tourist area, this stylish and modern restaurant backs up its location with some of the finest food to be found in what might otherwise be considered a tourist trap. The sushi and tempura dishes are a delight, and the grilled fish simply melts in the mouth. With a decent selection of beer, wine and sake to choose from, you can't go wrong.
Located in the plush and upmarket Saint. Ermin's Hotel at Saint. James Park, it boosts of a mix of residents and tourists as its customers. Food is flavorful, some fine examples of which can be the mackerel and horseradish with salt-roasted baby beets or the eight-hour short rib of beef with smoked pancetta.The desserts are mouth watering. The open terrace bar makes it a wonderful spot for pre-dinner drinks.
This small Turkish restaurant is situated close to London Eye. With its functional interiors and glass front, this eatery is an affordable venue for Middle Eastern cuisine. Turkish delicacies like the somon fume (smoked salmon served with tabule) and the kuzu sis (grilled lamb on skewers) tempt you with their exotic aromas. Often visited by professionals, this restaurant is great for families too, thanks to their affordable set menu and children's meals.