The Best Liverpool Restaurants

With a proud history, a diverse populace and a reputation as one of the UK's cultural hubs, it was always a given that this city would hold some of the finest eateries. Whether you're after a family steakhouse dinner or a romantic evening with beau at a sultry hideaway, check out our guide to the best restaurants in Liverpool.

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Last updated on 3rd January 2024

Wildwood Liverpool

For laid-back vibes and tasty Italian fare, Wildwood is the ideal venue. Whether you're in the mood for a prosciutto cotto pizza topped with mushrooms, mozzarella and black olives or juicy garlic tiger prawns, there's plenty to choose from. On top of that, the wine menu is great too.

Salt House Tapas

Swing on over to Hanover Street where this Liverpool restaurant is whipping up some of the finest Spanish eats in the city. Offering traditional, yet, contemporary takes on tapas, you'll find everything from classic croquetas to grilled leek crostini with taramasalata and brown butter.


Headed up by Million Pound Menu winners Jamie Duffield, Dave Bone and Anthony Power, Pilgrim is the Duke Street restaurant cooking up a taste of Spain's northern coastline. Head down to see what earned this dinky haunt a mention in the Michelin guide.

Toro's Steakhouse

Toro's Steakhouse on Bold Street is a great choice for those seeking halal restaurants in Liverpool. Home to cosy interiors and a fabulous selection of cuts, this prime eatery won't disappoint hungry folk. Need something to wash it all down with? Sip on a cocktail.


A first-class Japanese restaurant, you'll find Etsu sitting pretty on The Strand. This eatery fronts spacious dining areas, both indoors and on its alfresco terrace, all while the menu promises fresh sushi and umami-rich noodles. Yum.


A popular bistro on Smithdown Road, Belzan is an easy choice for amazing grub. With a forward-thinking menu and unique industrial interiors, this definitely is a top eatery for those craving low-key date night vibes or are in the mood for something different. 

Panoramic 34

A guide to the best restaurants in Liverpool city centre wouldn't be complete without this beauty. Panoramic 34 does exactly what it says on the tin, offering stunning views from the 34th floor of West Tower. Pair seasonal menus with fine wine here.

Six By Nico Liverpool

Get your taste of Nico Simeone's acclaimed tasting menu with a visit to Six By Nico on North John Street. With impressive courses that change every six weeks, foodies will be kept on their toes at this Liverpool eatery. As for drinks? Enjoy its stellar wine selection.

Moor Hall

Out of the Michelin star restaurants in Liverpool, Moor Hall is our top choice. Not only has it got two to its name for incredible cooking, but also a green star for sustainability. Tuck into British produce at this restored 16th century house.

Chy Liverpool

If you're after Chinese restaurants, then head on over to Chy. Located on Renshaw Street, this fabulous eatery is whipping up a plethora of mouthwatering plates, from noodles to succulent meats. Vegan? No problem. It has a dedicated to plant-based bites. Yes, please.

Hafla Hafla

Halfa Halfa is where to mosey over to when Middle Eastern food is what you're craving. Mezze covers everything from corn ribs in harissa-garlic sauce to their famous halloumi fries and whipped goat cheese, while the halal meat and fish mains are just as tasty.