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 Sunday 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.

Last updated on 30th November 2021

The Minories, Aldgate

308 user reviews 4

Looking for one of the best Sunday roasts in London? This unique pub near Tower Bridge fronts a stunning array of classic and affordable spreads, from lamb shank and loin of pork, to a butternut squash and apricot roasts.

The Black Dog

524 user reviews 4

The Black Dog is a venue that's firmly rooted in Vauxhall's history. Based in the former residence of a glass factory, the venue is now a family-friendly pub that draws in revellers from all over with its stellar selections of craft beers, real ales and fine wines - keep an eye out for the gorgeous stained-glass window behind the bar.

The Steeles Pub

1 user review 2

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 Wheatsheaf

126 user reviews 4

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.

Royal Oak

170 user reviews 5

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.

The Depot

243 user reviews 4

A cool pub in the heart of Kidbrooke Village, The Depot knocks up one heck of a Sunday Roast. Think succulent meats, fresh veg, Young's beer on tap and fluffy Yorkshire puds as you sink into the cosy leather booth and wash it all down with one of their finest ales. 

The Bedford

49 user reviews 5

For a delicious Sunday roast in Balham with all the trimmings, it's got to be The Bedford. This local boozer always blows it out of the water with its sumptuous offerings, such as succulent roast beef and pork with crackling and apple sauce, all of which are served alongside crispy spuds, veggies and gravy.

The Old Ship Inn

346 user reviews 4

Right in the heart of Hackney, The Old Ship delivers one of the best Sunday roasts with its delicious chicken, truckload of chips and all the fixings for a cosy lunch. If you're thirsty, pair your fab meal with craft ales or refreshing cocktails.

The Adam & Eve

25 user reviews 4

For a quality Sunday roast in Homerton, pop over to The Adam & Eve. Choose from red wine braised brisket, twice cooked Orchard Farm porchetta, cornfed chicken or a delicious veggie option, served with all the trimmings.

The Cyclist

334 user reviews 4

Head down to The Cyclist for a Balham Sunday roast to remember. With a delicious array of meat and vegan roasts available, they're a top spot if you're looking to soothe your hungover soul with roast spuds, Yorkies and fresh veg.

The Gatehouse

681 user reviews 5

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.

The Bull & Gate

653 user reviews 4

A beautiful and historic pub in the heart of Kentish Town, Sunday would be a great day to visit the Bull & Gate for the first time. You'll find mouth-watering chicken, pork and sirloin on the menu, with double-egg Yorkshire puds stealing the show and plenty of proper gravy and all the trimmings to round off your plate. Cancel all plans for the afternoon and get stuck in at lunchtime.

The Sun Inn

9 user reviews 5

Looking for one of the best Sunday roasts in South West London? Head down to Barnes where The Sun Inn is coming in hot every weekend with a moreish offering that even your mother would be envious of - think pork loin and crackling, dry aged beef and parsnip and Stilton nut roasts.

The Humble Grape is a welcoming retreat with various locations across the city (think Liverpool Street and Battersea), with contemporary furnishings and the perfect relaxed feel for a Sunday roast. Settle in and enjoy braised lamb shoulder, duck breast, or go all out with cote de boeuf to share.

The Heathcote and Star

564 user reviews 5

You're in the more than capable hands of Krapow! when it comes to Sunday roasts at The Heathcote and Star in Leyton. Add in ping pong tables, craft beer and Insta-worthy decor, and that's your weekend in East London sorted.

The White Bear

567 user reviews 4

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.


22 user reviews 4

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.

People's Park Tavern

473 user reviews 4

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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. 

Holly Bush

304 user reviews 4

Find Sunday roast perfection at this tiny Hampstead nook. Reward yourself after a romp on the Heath with Yorkshire puds the size of your head, butternut squash mash, and honey parsnips at this seriously cute North London pub, perfect for winter eats.