Cigalon is a restaurant in London that shows it worth both in its plates and on its walls. When you're not lapping up the velvet booths and white tablecloths alongside sweeping plates, you'll be enjoying a meal focused on all things Provençal.
Pretty Restaurants in London
Sucker for something eye-catching? Filling your feed with the finest flat-lays and foliage-filled restaurants in the city? Like to look at nice things because you're human and that's just that? Then you've come to the right place. From eateries with endless palm plants to plush pink velvet corners where brunch reigns supreme, these pretty London restaurants are more than easy on the eye.
While it may be tucked away in Fitzrovia, Lokhandwala is stand out thanks to a flirty, floral exterior. Step inside for something equally as glamorous as the bar and restaurant promises chandeliers and baroque interiors set against a menu of interesting Indian plates.
Hazy summer days feel like they belong to a restaurant like No. 197 Chiswick Fire Station. Not only a beast in the brunch department, this minimal and cool restaurant is pretty as they come, also boasting an outdoor space that any green-fingered friend would be proud of.
This gorgeous restaurant by the canal offers a menu of vibrant Venezuelan eats in a trendy setting. Sit back and watch swans pass as you soak up the sun outside or revel in the cool decor indoors, while exploring the menu of cachapas, rice bowls and arepas.
Set beside Regent's Canal, The Lighterman is a stunning all-day bistro with a sunny terrace perfect for alfresco-style drinking and dining. Open from 7:30am, this place serves boozy brunches, quick lunches and sumptuous Sunday feasts - all with a gorgeous waterside backdrop.
From cured dishes that feature confit pork and cider-pickled eggs to veggie options and gorgeous desserts, the food at The Soak is almost too pretty to eat... almost. When you're not swooning over the Insta-worthy interiors and plates, check out the drinks list too.
While The Lampery are churning out refined British dishes in the heart of the Apex Hotel City of London, it's their interiors that we're looking towards. Not only will you gush over the marble tables and the luxe seating options, you'll be bowled over by the foliage hanging over head.
Adorned with pink cherry blossom trees and funky neon lights, Bahn Bao Brothers has completely transformed the once disused railway arch that it now calls home. And luckily, the food here is just as good-looking, with a menu jam-packed full of mouth-watering Vietnamese small plates and hearty phos.
Arcade Food Theatre is a feast for all the senses with a mix of sleek interiors, stylish cocktails and delicious dishes from a host of London's finest dining spots, including Lina Stores, Tou and Chotto. Don't believe us? Head to Tottenham Court Road and see for yourself.
If you've heard of Restaurant Ours, you've likely seen it on an Instagram post or three. Not only boasting living walls and an indoor tree alongside the perfect photo opps, this restaurant is known for its creative cocktails and impressive dishes for that all important special occasion.
If you're looking to update your Insta-feed with a few beautiful food snaps in a pretty restaurant, look no further than Megan's. A favourite among celebrities and bloggers, the restaurant boasts beautiful interiors paired with equally tantalising food offerings.
Village London know how to put a looker of a restaurant together, they've done it in the shape of Riding House Cafe, but we're looking to Nova Victoria for another beaut. From rattan chairs and elegant bar stools to dim lighting and banquet dining, Rail House Cafe is a fun and tasteful mix of textures propped up by an international menu.
Offering sleek interiors with industrial elements, the Union Street Cafe looks at first glimpse like one very sexy restaurant. But delve a little deeper and you'll find their gorgeous Olive Grove area where foliage, vines and rustic furnishings make up an even more beautiful area of the venue.
If you're after a pretty restaurant in London filled with gorgeous knick knacks and then some, you'll be looking the way of Comptoir Libanais London Bridge. Spread across two floors in a cool arched space, think floral tiling in abundance, glittering lamps littered across the ceiling and walls worked with texture.
A hidden gem in the heart of Borough Market, Casa do Frango is serving up delicious peri-peri chicken in beautiful botanical-adorned surroundings. This sunny spot transforms into a sultry drinking den as dusk falls, complete with Art Deco-themed furnishings and a menu jam-packed with exotic libations.
Although new on the London foodie scene, the Dixon Hotel's Provisioners restaurant has interiors to rival some of the best in the biz. Think marble tables, beautiful pieces of modern art and candy-floss pink furnishings. The perfect place for you to capture some content for your grid.
With a variety of rooms and menus, there's really something for everyone at Juno Rooms. Don't miss this City restaurant as it offers you stunning spaces filled with plant installations and serving up innovative cocktails alongside hearty bites.
One of the prettiest restaurants on the South Bank, this gorgeous spot inside the Royal Festival Hall brings you a stunning selection of decadent dishes, alongside killer cocktails, vintage wines and some of the finest views in the area.
Offering chic interiors that mix rustic features with contemporary styling, Horvada is one of the prettiest restaurants in London. Interiors aside, they've got some gorgeous plates of food to boot, and a selection of cocktails that were made for the gram.
More than just a pretty restaurant in Angel, Hoxley and Porter is considered something of a dining experience. From its simulated wooden train carriage on arrival to the foliage and vintage prints that deck the walls, Hoxley and Porter is a charmed British dinner experience that promises glamour throughout.
With plush seating, art deco-inspired decor and a load of leather, Boulevard Theatre has got their aesthetics game nailed. Head to Soho where you'll find an equally enticing menu of cocktails and a la carte dining alongside live events and theatre.
Bourne & Hollingsworth know how to put on a themed event, and they're not shy when it comes to restaurant brimming with flora (look to B&H Buildings), but how do they fare with rooftop restaurants? Pretty damn good actually. Littered with fuirt-laden trees and boasting a rooftop terrace, Bourne & Hollingsworth Garden Room is as beaut as they come.
If you've never heard of Sketch, you've never opened Instagram, and if you've never opened Instagram... let us explain Sketch. One of the prettiest places to eat and drink in London, Sketch is an enviable plot that promises everything from afternoon tea flanked by pink velvet interiors, gastro cuisine in a woodland setting, and those (yes, those) egg-shaped toilets.
Found in the heart of Selfridges, it's no wonder that Brasserie of Light had to look just as impressive as the building it's housed in. Boasting a menu put together by Portuguese chef Emanuel Machado, not only can you expect elevated dishes, you can dine under a giant crystal horse put together by the notorious Hirst.
One of the most talked about restaurant openings of 2019, Gloria is giving Londoner's a taste of all things trattoria, even boasting that infamous cheese wheel pasta. But that's not all, on passing their glorious plant-laden exteriors, you'll be welcomed in to a restaurant that knows no bound when it comes to all things bloody gorgeous.
Located in the heart of the Square Mile this gorgeous bar and restaurant offers one of the most Instagramable interiors in the area. Decked out in foliage and vibrant furnishings, it's the perfect place to sink a few chic cocktails and get stuck into a delicious dinner.
When Pantone announced that their colour of 2019 was a cool, coral hue, Omar's Place must have been listening. Giving you peachy, coral tones alongside golden flecks and velvet touches, Omar's Place has interiors that promise as much creativity as their dishes (think sardines with a smoked oil snow).
London's vegan restaurant scene knows no bound, and Genesis is right up there with one of the prettiest places to grab a bite. Not only are plates filled with healthy vegan burgers and bites, the interiors are a dream all their own thanks to pastel pink walls, flashes of cactus green and neon aplenty.
When people think of Enrique Iglesias and Christiano Ronaldo, restaurants don't usually come to mind, but they've switched things up a little. Supporting Zela in all its glory, not only have they backed one hell of a looker on the London restaurant scene, diners can expect an interesting fusion of Mediterranean and Japanese cuisine.
If you want both humble and pretty when it comes to your restaurant, look no further than Andina. Styled around a traditional picanterias, this intimate dining space is meant to feel familiar and cosy, while it still knows how to dish out some of the best (and most attractive) Peruvian fare in London.
While SUSHISAMBA in the City is notorious enough, it's the Covent Garden site that has caught our eye. Not only the place to catch sky high views and serious amounts of sushi, this pretty London restaurant is a sight to behold from the bold prints on the walls and the hanging plants overhead to the fusion cuisine, worthy of any Instagram post.