Inamo Camden serves up unique, pan-Asian fusion dishes while incorporating a playful technological aspect to your dining experience. Food is ordered on a tablet, which can also be used to customise the table and watch the chefs prepare a delicious mix of curry, sushi and other flavours from China and beyond.
Best Chinese Restaurants in London
On the hunt for some of the capital's finest Chinese restaurants? Can't decide between Cantonese and Sichuan? Family-run or globally-renowned? We're here to help. From humble Soho spots with London notoriety to brand new Chinese restaurant openings, we're recommending some of the best restaurants for Chinese food in London, whatever your occasion.
This unique Chinese restaurant in London hopes to transport you back to the peak of Imperial China. The Dim Sum and cocktail bar, hidden away from the bustling streets of Brixton, is modelled on the dark décor of a Chinese opium den, but don't let the inspiration fool you: the venue is completely child friendly. With original house cocktails, speciality teas and great Dim Sum, this is perfect place for lunch or dinner.
For a more authentic, award-winning London Chinese restaurant, there's the Chinese Cricket Club. Named after the Chinese national cricket team who played their first match in 2009 and hosted in a Grade II-listed building, the venue serves Sichuan cuisine that focuses on spicy dishes and Cantonese Dim Sum. The interiors match the quality of the food, with bold greens standing against strong wooden furnishings.
With an interior inspired by the lavish opium culture of Paris and New York and a menu packed with delightful dishes, you can't go far wrong with Miusan when looking for good Chinese food in London. With dishes like Buddha dumplings and Jasmine tea smoked pork ribs, your taste buds will be more than satisfied, and you can wash it all down with their extensive cocktail list of Asian inspired mixed drinks.
With cool contemporary deco and a mega menu of authentic Asian dishes, as well as tapas-style sharing dishes, Chop Shop Stratford is a solid go-to spot in east London to get your Chinese fix.
Ping Pong serves a hearty selection of Dim Sum and assorted Chinese food in London. The spacious bar encourages sharing among friends, while the selection of Chinese teas and cocktails will help the evening breeze along. And if the mixed drinks strike a particular chord, why not get yourself involved in one of their cocktail masterclasses?
Looking for fun things to do this month? Celebrate Chinese New Year with a mouthwatering feast from the Dinner Ladies. Popping up in a top secret location, there'll be a tasty banquet-style spread, cocktails, entertainment and more.
Not only a luxe dining spot with stunning London views, Hutong at the Shard has notoriety in their plates thanks to a top notch and diverse menu showcasing the best in Northern China.
Supreme when it comes to the art of the xiao long bao, Din Tai Fung are globally notorious for the soupy dumpling, with their London restaurant boasting queues in excitement to try their authentic Chinese options.
Feeling fancy? Hakkasan are all about beloved Cantonese plates at an elevated level as the luxury Soho Chinese restaurant brings you dim sum and duck in a glamorous, date-worth setting of dimmed lights and lush cocktails.