London Restaurants For Small Group Dining

Whether you're planning an intimate birthday bash, a family get together or simply a catch up with old friends, finding the perfect venue can be half the battle. Luckily, our guide to the best London restaurants for small group dining is full of venues that come complete with bags of space, private dining rooms and plush booths - perfect for keeping everyone in your gang happy and smiling. 

Last updated on 14th April 2021




The Listing

548 user reviews 4

If you're searching for places to dine as a small group in the City, The Listing is a firm choice. Not only does it serve a crowd-pleasing menu of European dishes, but its cool and contemporary setting makes it a sleek spot for clients, friends and couples. 

LINO

367 user reviews 4

Previously a linoleum and carpet warehouse, LINO is now a stunning contemporary restaurant focussing on low-waste dishes. Depending on your group size, either grab one of the window booths or make an occasion of it by hiring out one of the beautiful wood-panelled dining rooms.

Quaglino's

8 user reviews 4

Looking for an intimate atmosphere, but space for privacy? Head to Quaglino's - one of London's most historic restaurants. Frequented by royalty and A-listers alike, this place knows a thing or two about discretion. Reserve yourself one of their plush booths to spend the night dining like kings and queens with top-notch live entertainment to match. 

The Oak W12

81 user reviews 5

The Oak W12 is a charming Shepherd's Bush pub and restaurant. With both a bustling dining room and stunning private spaces on offer, it's the perfect place to host an evening with a small group of friends, gorging on wood-fired pizzas, Spanish-inspired tapas and mouthwatering desserts.

The Skylark Café

44 user reviews 5

Bringing the outdoors in, The Skylark Café in the centre of Wandsworth Common is the perfect summertime spot to gather with your friends and family. Feast on a selection of sandwiches, brunch dishes, salads and sweet treats whilst enjoying the green and leafy surroundings.