Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Find new restaurants in your city

New Restaurants
in London

Aqua Shard
Some of the best views in London and good British cooking.

Balthazar Restaurant
One of London's popular French-style brasseries, open all day.

Berners Tavern
Edwardian opulence and modern cooking come together at Berners Tavern in The London EDITION.

Brasserie Chavot
Eric Chavot’s smart brasserie in The Westbury Hotel is a treat.

Brasserie Zedel
Everybody’s idea of a real French brasserie.

Chiltern Firehouse
Hotel and restaurant in a former fire station.

City Social
Views over the City and top British cooking at Jason Atherton's sleek venue.

Book way in advance for this hot London restaurant with Oliver Dabbous in the kitchen.

Electric Diner
An American diner attached to a cinema from the Soho House group.

Fera at Claridge's
Simon Rogan’s modern British cuisine offered in handsome surroundings.

An Austrian coffeehouse in Marylebone with a menu of Germanic favorites and an eclectic wine list.

Gilbert Scott
British cooking from executive chef Marcus Wareing in a Victorian setting.

Heddon Street Kitchen
Chef Gordon Ramsay's Heddon Street Kitchen offers modern European cuisine.

Holborn Dining Room & Delicatessen
Holborn Dining Room & Delicatessen makes its home at Rosewood London.

Take in expansive views from level 33 of The Shard while sampling dim sum and high-end Chinese cuisine.

London House
Contemporary European dishes from Anna Haugh-Kelly.

Merchants Tavern
Angela Hartnett’s posh tavern hits the spot for City slickers.

Notting Hill Kitchen
This Iberian venue offers Portuguese and Spanish cooking.

American cuisine from chef Rainer Becker served in a 32nd floor perch.

Polpetto is the place for small plates to share, with distinctly Italian tastes.

Shake Shack
An American import serving burgers, flat top dogs and frozen custard ice cream concoctions called "concretes."

Sixtyone Restaurant
Contemporary European cuisine at this classy restaurant in Marylebone.

Social Eating House
Jason Atherton’s smart Soho venue for contemporary European cooking.

London’s highest alfresco bar and restaurant for Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian fare, sashimi and more.

International cooking, from Argentine parrilla-grilled steaks to cured jamon Ibérico, in an elegant setting.

Typing Room
Town Hall Hotel restaurant offering contemporary European cuisine.

Union Street Cafe
Gordon Ramsay restaurant goes Italian in trendy Southwark.


Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.