Famed for their sumptuous Sunday roasts, The Rose Pub and Kitchen is an idyllic spot to while away the weekend hours. Tuck into plates piled high with succulent meats accompanied by all the trimmings, and wash it down with wine, beer cocktails or whatever your heart fancies,
Best Sunday Roasts In London
Roasties in luxurious gravy; Yorkshire puddings so big they deserve their own postcode; veggies that scream of seasonal crops; that's right, London knows a thing or two about the roast dinner, and so do we. From casual boozers where you can put your feet up with potatoes and a pint, to high-end restaurants with some of the finest cuts in chicken and lamb, these Sunday roasts in London are the best of 'em.
Meat-free? We've also got a guide for London's best vegetarian and vegan roast dinners.
Something of a hidden gem on Brixton's Acre Lane, join an in-the-know crowd for one of the Beast's banging Sunday lunches. Homely is stamped all over this boozer, from wooden floorboards to a roast potato that's nearly as good as your mum's.
The Gipsy Queen is a real Sunday roast pub in London, as not only do they serve up everything from beef to pork belly and chicken (as well as vegetarian and vegan options), but they have a fireplace that you can cosy up to during those cold Sunday nights.
Giving it some serious welly in the Sunday roast department would be The Schoolhouse in Battersea. Served up with parsnips, roasties and carrots galore, try everyone from a vegan wellington to 4 cuts of meat and 2 yorkies for just £19.90. Booking for 4 or more? You'll get a free bottle of wine.
Located inside a stunning, Grade II listed building with nearly 150 years of history, there aren't many more idyllic places to enjoy Sunday lunch than at this riverside pub. The Duke's Head prides itself on the use of fresh produce from home-grown suppliers, cooking up a choice of Aberdeen Angus striploin beef, Dingly Dell pork belly and Creedy Carver chicken with a generous helping of veggies and Yorkshire pudding. Yum.
Sundays at the Park Tavern were made for kicking back and chowing down on a huge platter of roasted goods. Whether you want enough servings for four, five or six people, you'll get delicious cuts of meat or a veggie pie, as well as rosemary potatoes, veggies, Yorkshire puds and gravy.
Championing 'Sunday Funday' Leadbelly's Bar is a top spot for scoffing a roast dinner in South London. Head over to this quirky neighbourhood spot and you'll find heart plates of chicken, lamb, beef, vegan options and more with all of the trimmings.
After a stroll around Streatham Common, get your fill over at The Manor Arms. With an extensive selection of Sunday roasts on offer, from the leg of lamb to the beetroot, lentil and spinach Wellington, this is one spot that's sure to warm your cockles.
If you thought Sunday roasts couldn't get any better, then you haven't been to Rotunda. This King's Cross spot not only is serving a mouthwatering dinner, with all the trimmings, but they also offer an option of bottomless bubbles. Need we say more?
Treat yourself to a day out in one of London's most bucolic locales. Head to Highgate where the gorgeous Gatehouse pub offers a stunning Sunday roast designed to hit all your spots. Pair with a pint of continental craft beer or a tipple from their wine list for the ultimate weekend indulgence.
Bringing out one of the best roast dinners in Clapham, Mommi is home to a speciality Peruvian roast in London that features roast antichucho spatchcock chicken, yuzu glazed carrots and quinoa yorkies. And if you're looking to take the nippers along with you, there's a special kids menu.
Forget its central London location, this charming little pub brings village charm to Pimlico and its roast dinner options. Nab a space in the ivy green dining room for a classic fare that comes with a plate-lickingly good gravy.
If you're heading out for a Sunday roast in the city, then be sure to check out Dear Grace. Not only do they serve a crackin' lunch with Norfolk chicken, Cumbrian pork belly or a nut roast, with all the Yorkshire puddings and veggies your heart desires, but they also have a stunning space.
What do you need after a Sunday stroll on Clapham Common? A top London roast to restore your energy of course. This homely spot (often with fully booked tables) sticks to tradition, with a truffled twist on mash and plenty of vegan and vegetarian options.
Head to Forest Hill as The Honor Oak pub add a little something extra to their mouth-wateringly good Sunday roast. With piles of roasted potatoes, tonnes of veg, and lashings of gravy, their carvery is epic - make things bigger with a 3-person sharing chicken. Add in live jazz and a jam session in the evening and you've got a perfect Sunday.
Who does the humble roast dinner better than the British pub? Tuck into just that on a jolly down to Battersea as The Lighthouse churns out a stunning selection of gastro inspired plates on a Sunday afternoon. If you're not into roasts, there's also a long menu of lunch dishes, including the likes of tofu bowls and crab linguine.
Searching for a satisfying Sunday roast? You'll be tucking into classic British fare, alongside craft beer and fab cocktails. And best of all? There's a tonne of entertainment from DJ sessions to live music and weekly quizzes, or you can keep it simple with a wholesome board game for two.
A beauty of a pub tucked away from the bustle of Islington on the banks of the Regent's Canal, the Narrow Boat's pride and joy is the Sunday roast menu. The pub offers cosy and intimate vibes perfect for a relaxed roast with your nearest and dearest.
One for you cool kids, Jones & Sons in Dalston is set in a former textiles factory and stuffed with Skandi-inspired pieces. When it comes to meat, they source from Well Street Butchers, meaning you can guarantee excellent quality with your roast chicken.
Cosy nooks? Crispy taters? Lashings of gravy? Sounds like one of the best Sunday roasts in London to us. If you agree, then head on down to The Steeles Pub in Camden with your nearest and dearest for a real feast, all washed down with great pints and cocktails.
The Mall Tavern is known, among other things, for being good at both beer and their delicious British dishes. Sample some of their 28 taps on tap, serving both local brewers and those from around the world, and tuck into a Sunday roast made from the freshest ingredients for the ultimate satisfaction.
If you've woken up on a Sunday morning and your stomach is rumbling for a roast, then treat yo' self to this vegan offering from The Old Crown. Found in Holborn, this joint boasts a couple of tasty plant-based options accompanied by potatoes and veggies, as well as a bloody Mary.
Traditional British pub decor is given a swish update at this Tooting boozer. Tuck into their Sunday offering, which includes a bumper three-meat option, or for fussy eaters, there's still a full menu of lunch classics. Stick around once you've mopped up the last of the gravy for a fun quiz night.
If you're looking for a delicious roast to complete your Sunday, head over to Smith's Bar & Grill. Located not far from Paddington Tube station, the venue overlooks the Grand Union Canal with alfresco seating and delicious cocktails.
Mosey over to Pivot by Mark Greenaway, which is tucked inside 3 Henrietta Street in Covent Garden, and you'll uncover one of the finest Sunday roasts around. Settle down in these swish interiors with an open kitchen, munching on the likes of salmon fillet or roast beef with trimmings.
Not a million miles from Crystal Park, The Faber Fox has is bringing neighbourhood vibes to South London. The pub is on the more affordable scale of roasts, with two courses coming in at £20, or three for £25. And if you're a sports fan, there's screens dotted about for you to catch the action.
Having been created in 1780, just as the British lost their grip on the American colonies, the White Bear on Kennington Park Road is full of vintage antiques, and the walls are covered in grainy photographs and satirical newspaper cartoons. Come Sunday, roast dinners are all the talk about town. With beef, chicken and rolled pork belly all available, each is served with mouth-watering sides, light Yorkshire puddings and delicious roast vegetables.
This Victoria Park pub is a real gem in the heart of East London; perfect for a full Sunday R=roast with all the trimmings after last night's booze up, or even for a family orientated late afternoon relaxing session. They offer a menu of meaty delights, which you can enjoy in the warmth and cosiness of their quirky indoors seating, or if the weather holds up, in their massive beer garden.
Sometimes we can be pretty picky about our Sunday roasts...and that's fair enough. Luckily, recently refurbished Lord Napier & Star, is serving a pretty epic plate of food, with succulent, flavour-packed options for both carnivores and vegans alike, this spot is bound to impress.
Oh, how The Lord Palmerston loves a roast. Head over to the Tufnell Park pub to tuck into striploin of beef with braised ox cheek, bone-in rib of pork, pan-roasted chicken supreme and a cauliflower cheese tart, each of which comes accompanied by all the trimmings.
With award-winning design, No 29 Power Station West is one hell of a sexy spot. Located in Battersea Power Station, the slick restaurant is an interior designer's dream, with plush blue velvet booths, neon signs and views over South London. If you're not already in love, then the roast chicken with truffled cabbage will win you over.
Served until 8pm every Sunday, The Earlsfield's weekend roasts aren't to be missed. Choose from sirloin of beef, pork belly, chicken or a veggie pie, all accompanied by crispy tatties, creamed leeks, savoy cabbage, honey-roasted root veg and lashings of gravy. Swoon.
Whether you're opting for a striploin of beef and ox cheek or a vegetarian Wellington, The Canonbury has you covered. Delve into their succulent Sunday roast served with Yorkshire puddings, maple syrup glazed carrots, braised red cabbage, and plenty of roasted potatoes.
Situated in Paddington, The Prince Alfred is one of the oldest boozers around, but make no mistake, they serve up only the best British classic dishes - including a killer Sunday roast. Pair your meals with a lager while cosying up in its fireplace.
Not far from the Barbican, The Jugged Hare is a traditional pub and tavern, that's keeping things a little different with their Sunday roast in London. Sure, you could stick the traditional roast - or you could try the eponymous jugged hare dish, a goat curry, or even beef kidneys.
Some make roast dinners, while others? The roast dinner makes them. Putting together premium cuts with vegetables like you wouldn't believe, the temper name is seriously strong when it comes to a top Sunday roast in Soho.
The perfect place for a post-Southbank stroll roast, The Green Room is a wonderland of low-hanging botanicals and floor-to-ceiling windows. Feast on topside of Highland beef, grilled pork neck or pumpkin pie, washed down with a spicy bloody mary.
Home to one of London's best roast dinners, Paradise By Way of Kensal Green is all about the weekend treats with a stunning line up of roasts to choose from, including mushroom wellington and crispy pork belly, and a great selection of craft beers and wines to sip on.
The Snooty Fox in Canonbury? Oh, it's only home to one of the most delicious roast dinners around. Choose from beef, lamb, chicken, pork or seitan, and you'll get a plate piled high with the goods, as well as all the trimmings, including cauliflower cheese, Yorkshire puddings and buttered cabbage.