If you're looking for high quality dining in London, you'll want to check out Galley, which has been voted the second best oyster bar in the city. From Asian twists on the simple classic, to crispy tempura varieties, you'll be spoilt for choice.
Best Oyster Bars in London
Oysters, they're not only slippery little critters, they also happen to be something of an acquired taste. So, looking for where to have Champagne and oysters in London? Not only do a stunning roster of classy champagne and oyster bars in London await, there's also gastro hotspots and hidden indie places to scoff a multitude of seafood specials. Check out our recommendations for the best oyster restaurants in London.
Found in the heart of Farringdon and boasting the ultimate gastro vibe, don't let the exteriors of The Vestry fool you when it comes to their fresh seafood. Join them for some of the best British catch in the business with beer and bubbles to wash it all down.
Luxury can be spelled out in only a few mere words, and those words are: champagne and oysters. If you're looking for the very best of both worlds, head on up to Searcys, where call for champagne buttons are combined with fun and fleshy seafood.
From the guys behind Nightjar and Oriole comes Swift; the Soho spot that's changed the way we think of a 'quick drink'. Upstairs, there's a small menu of light cocktails and during the week, you can enjoy £5 martinis with complimentary oysters.
Marylebon's Fancy Crab isn't just serving up the world's most renowned crustacean, the Red King Crab, it's also doing all sorts of fabulous things with seafood and there's a great selection of oysters and drinks to complement.
When it comes to oysters, restaurants can often feel few and far between, but they can also feel compelling, just like Gow's. Part of the heralded Balls Brothers group and inherently seafood forward, this Oyster Bar is spot on for cocktails and ocean-fresh fare.
From the gorgeous views of the Thames, to the super sleek Rockefeller lounge, there's no spot at The Oyster Shed isn't perfect for wining and dining. From Jersey to West Mersea, oysters are top quality at this riverside retreat.
Not only do Shane's on Canalside impress with their proximity to green space and a plot by the canal, they're also toting some seriously fresh and shelled fare. Join them for a stunning roster of oysters that only set you back £1 a pop.
When it comes to boozing in Bishopsgate, there's one luxurious name that licks the lips of all hungry and thirsty punters. Head to this charming haunt for a dose of serious shellfish, where there's live piano and luxurious interiors as well.