Best Restaurants Near Aldgate

Not only is this buzzing area found smack bang in the City of London, but it's also home to plenty of fabulous places to chow down. So, if you're seeking out the best restaurants near Aldgate, we've rounded up where to visit right here. From rooftop hangouts with killer views to Italian eateries and sumptuous steakhouses, it's time to dive in.

Last updated on 16th November 2023

The Hoop and Grapes

The Hoop and Grapes has a lot going for it besides its cracking drinks list. Pop by the traditional boozer and melt into one of the Chesterfield sofas before devouring all manner of hearty fare, from wild boar and chorizo pie to salmon fishcakes.


When it comes to Indian restaurants in Aldgate, Anokha has to be right up there among the very best. Having taken over a converted tea house in a Grade II listed building, this beaut venue offers both a stunning setting and the food to match - think everything from shahi gosht biryani to lamb Rogan Josh.

Penny Squares

On the hunt for the best restaurants near Aldgate Theatre? You'll find Penny Squares less than a 10-minute walk away slinging out contemporary British fare in a swish setting. We're talkin' dishes such as poached Cornish hake and roasted Jerusalem artichoke risotto.