There is certainly a place for everyone in London. The UK’s capital is a cosmopolitan delight for food lovers. Take a look at our list for some quirky restaurants that will leave you with fun and out of the ordinary memories.
There are many ways to craft the perfect burger, so why not do it your way? In BOBO Social, you can create your own on Monday’s at 7 pm and Saturday’s at 5 pm, the best will be added to the menu so other visitors can enjoy them. Every week new burgers are added while others are removed so be sure to make your best and create something memorable.
Average meal price: £15 - £35
Nearest station: Goodge Street
Opening hours: Monday to Saturday (12 pm - 11 pm)
The scenery of Sarastro is a perfect venue to visit before or after the theatre. The place, which mainly serves Turkish dishes, is decorated with opera like props based on English, Rococo, Ottoman and Byzantine styles. Appropriately titled as “the show after the show”, it will be an unforgettable experience with a delightful meal.
Average meal price: £20 - £50
Nearest tube: Covent Garden
Opening Hours Monday to Saturday (12 pm - 10:30 pm) Sunday (12 pm - 9 pm)
Though the place has only been around for a decade now, Sketch has turned into one of the most iconic places to visit in London. It holds a tearoom, lounge bar and two restaurants that marvel any visitor through its colourful and retro design. The pink hue of Sketch also makes it a perfect place to get a dreamy selfie, but its menu will captivate you with every bite you take. Beware of wearing shorts on your visit, as the Sketch does not allow them.
Average meal price: £40 - £100
Nearest tube: Oxford Circus
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday (7 am - 2 am) Saturday (8 am - 2 am) Sunday (8 am - 12:30 am)
Nothing screams “romance” like an old Victorian toilet. The restaurant really is located underground in what used to be a 19th-century toilet; however, the place has been transformed into one of London’s best spots for speciality coffee and brunch. The menu holds home-style breakfast, brunch and lunch delicacies. They have other branches in London which aren't located in disused public toilets for those who don't love the idea.
Average meal price: £15 - £25
Nearest tube: Goodge Street
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday (7:30 am - 5:30 pm) Saturday & Sunday (9 am - 5:30 pm)
Other branches: Shoreditch & Clerkenwell (East/Central London)
If you are a fan of champagne and hot dogs, this place will be as close as you can get to paradise. Bubbledogs has a menu with 11 options of hot dogs, and you’ll be able to choose if you’d like beef, pork or vegetarian sausage for your dish. Wash it down with a glass of your favourite champagne; although you may also enjoy rosé, chardonnay, beer or a non-alcoholic drink.
Average meal price: £14 - £20
Nearest tube: Goodge Street
Opening Hours: Tuesday to Thursday (12 pm - 4 pm & 5:30 pm - 11 pm) Friday & Saturday (11:30 am - 11 pm)