Where To Find The Best Sandwiches In London

Whether you like them cold or toasted, piled high or squished flat, everyone's got their specific sandwich preferences. Luckily for all of us, so do the food vendors of London. Across the city you'll find sangers to suit all inclinations, from posh hotel bars making classic rolls into decadent afternoon treats, to the local boltholes taking cheese toasties to new heights. So say goodbye to your soggy supermarket tuna and sweetcorn, and treat yourself to one of the best sandwiches in London.

Last updated on 24th March 2021

Darcie & May Green

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Looking for some of the best sandwiches in London? At Darcie & May Green you'll find two prime contenders for the title. First, their fancy bacon roll promises a paratha filled with eggs, bacon and their signature 'holy f*ck' hollandaise, while the sweet-toothed can focus their energies on an award-winning banana bread number.

London's most decadent sandwich? this signature snack from Steak & Lobster may look dinky, but it packs a serious punch. Comprised of a soft, buttery brioche roll, sliced steak and chunks of fresh lobster, the dish gets an extra kick courtesy of a flavoursome horseradish garlic mayo.

The Leopard Bar

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A vibrant spot inside a swish Victoria hotel, The Leopard Bar is a must if you're looking for the best steak sandwich in London. Head over to Buckingham Palace Road for the chance to tuck into mouthwatering bites of Wagyu steak covered in wild garlic and chive butter and washed down with a glass of fine fizz.

Want to experience a London sandwich so good that awards have been won just writing about it? Mosey over to Dean Street restaurant Quo Vadis where chef proprietor Jeremy Lee has long been lauded for his signature offering - oblongs of crisp sourdough paired with soft smoked eel, horseradish and Dijon mustard.

Taking inspiration from the New York delis, Larry's is the Peckham upstart serving some of the best takeaway sandwiches in London. With a small but eclectic range of eats to choose from, your next lunchbreak could be getting a much-needed upgrade from an aubergine parmigiana focaccia or a classic grilled cheese.