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Dining Out for New Year's Eve
LONDON

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Besides attending one of the world's 2014 Top 10 Hot Spots for New Year's Eve, what could be better than celebrating the end of the year with a memorable meal? Whether you're looking for a party scene full of revelers or a more romantic space to share a midnight Champagne toast with someone special, we've compiled a list of the best restaurants in London to ring in the New Year.

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Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester Modern French
17/20
Dining Room at Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, London, The Dorchester
Park Lane
London, W1K 1QA
Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester keeps getting better and offers luxury and top cooking. More...

L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon French
15/20
Dining Room at L 13-15 West St.
London, WC2H 9NE
The master French chef never loses his touch. More...

Axis at One Aldwych British
14/20
Dining Room at Axis at One Aldwych, London, One Aldwych
1 Aldwych
London, WC2B 4BZ
With chef Dominic Teague and a refreshed décor, Axis at One Aldwych remains popular, particularly for theater dining. More...

Bar Boulud French
15/20
Dining Room at Bar Boulud, London, Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park
66 Knightsbridge
London, SW1X 7LA
Daniel Boulud’s New York-style bistro is at the top of its game. More...

The Belvedere European
13/20
Holland House, off Abbotsbury Rd.
London, W8 6LU
One of London’s most charming settings in leafy Holland Park. More...

Bibendum Contemporary European
14/20
Dining Room at Bibendum, London, 81 Fulham Rd.
London, SW3 6RD
Contemporary European cuisine at a classic London favorite. More...

Boisdale Scottish
14/20
15 Eccleston St.
London, SW1W 9LX
It's wall-to-wall tartan at this thoroughly satisfying, club-like Scottish restaurant. More...

Boulestin French
14/20
Dining Room at Boulestin, London, 5 St. James's St.
London, SW1A 1EF
French cuisine inspired by the chef, restaurateur, author and TV presenter Marcel Boulestin. More...

Boundary French
14/20
The Boundary Hotel
2-4 Boundary St.
London, E2 7DD
Boundary provides upmarket French dining in trendy Shoreditch. More...

Brasserie Joel Contemporary European
13/20
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
200 Westminster Bridge Rd.
London, SE1 7UT
At the heart of the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London restaurants, Brasserie Joël delivers the goods. More...

Butler's Restaurant British
12/20
The Chesterfield Mayfair
35 Charles St.
London, W1J 5EB
Seasonal British cuisine finds an ideal, old-fashioned setting. More...

Butlers Wharf Chop House Modern British
13/20
36E Shad Thames
London, SE1 2YE
Solid British cooking at this popular chophouse with river views. More...

The Cinnamon Club Indian
15/20
Dining Room at The Cinnamon Club, London, 30-32 Great Smith St.
London, SW1P 3BU
The place for power breakfasts and the local spot for nearby Members of Parliament. More...

Galvin - Bistrot de Luxe French
15/20
Dining Room at Galvin - Bistrot de Luxe, London, 66 Baker St.
London, W1U 7DJ
One of our favorites---simple bourgeois French cooking in a smart brasserie. More...

Galvin at Windows Modern French
16/20
Dining Room at Galvin at Windows, London, The London Hilton on Park Lane
22 Park Ln., 28th Floor
London, W1K 1BE
Dine with one of London’s most spectacular views and a menu to match. More...

Hakkasan Chinese
15/20
8 Hanway Pl.
London, W1T 1HD
The first Chinese restaurant to go seriously upmarket is as chic as ever. More...

Helene Darroze at The Connaught French
16/20
Dining Room at Helene Darroze at The Connaught, London, The Connaught
Carlos Pl.
London, W1K 2AL
French chef Hélène Darroze dazzles in Mayfair. More...

Indigo European
13/20
Dining Room at Indigo, London, One Aldwych
1 Aldwych
London, WC2B 4BZ
Overlooking the lobby of One Aldwych, this stylish venue is an apropos place for a smart casual date. More...

Koffmann's Modern French
16/20
Dining Room at Koffmann The Berkeley
Wilton Place
London, SW1X 7RL
Pierre Koffmann makes a welcome return to London’s dining scene. More...

La Porte des Indes Indian
13/20
32 Bryanston St.
London, W1H 7EG
A striking setting and notable Indian cooking. More...

Le Pont de la Tour French
14/20
36D Shad Thames
London, SE1 2YE
Scenic dining by the river Thames. More...

L'Escargot French
14/20
Dining Room at L 48 Greek St.
London, W1D 4EF
A Marco Pierre White-owned institution that continues to deliver the goods. More...

Mango Tree Thai
14/20
46 Grosvenor Pl.
London, SW1X 7EQ
Refined Thai cooking in a buzzing Belgravia restaurant. More...

Quaglino's European
13/20
16 Bury St.
London, SW1Y 6AJ
Seafood and brasserie-style dishes amid glamour and glitz. More...

Restaurant Gordon Ramsay French
17/20
Dining Room at Restaurant Gordon Ramsay, London, 68-69 Royal Hospital Rd.
London, SW3 4HP
Newly refurbished, this is at the top of London’s great dining venues. More...

The Ritz Restaurant British
14/20
Dining Room at The Ritz Restaurant, London, The Ritz
150 Piccadilly
London, W1J 9BR
Putting on the Ritz. More...

Roast British
14/20
The Floral Hall, Stoney St.
London, SE1 1TL
In the heart of Borough Market, the former Floral Hall is a fine setting for good British cooking. More...

Sake no Hana Japanese
14/20
23 St. James's St.
London, SW1A 1HA
Posh St. James’s Japanese restaurant with a long list of imaginative sushi and sashimi plates. More...

Seven Park Place by William Drabble Contemporary European
15/20
Dining Room at Seven Park Place by William Drabble, London, St. James's Hotel & Club
7-8 Park Pl.
London, SW1A 1LS
William Drabble is steering a very fine course at the intimate St. James's Hotel & Club. More...

Skylon Contemporary European
14/20
Southbank Centre
London, SE1 8XX
Style, a great view, and contemporary European cooking on the South Bank. More...

Tamarind Indian
15/20
20 Queen St.
London, W1J 5PR
Smart Indian destination in the heart of Mayfair. More...

Tom's Kitchen European
14/20
Dining Room at Tom 27 Cale St.
London, SW3 3QP
The original Tom’s Kitchen is a good Chelsea hangout. More...

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