Quirky Restaurants In London

If you (the weird and the wonderful) are looking for a unique dining experience, you've come to just the right place. We've got the round up of all the quirky places to eat in the city, from Shoreditch through to Soho and beyond. Whether it's digital dining and belly dancers to pizza and ballpits, you're bound to find enough quirky meals to fill your calendar. 

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Last edited by Kiera Chapman

Last updated on 21st February 2024

Ballie Ballerson London

The Shoreditch bar took the world by storm is back to sort your post-lockdown nights out. Great for when you're looking to add some shenanigans to your mid-mornings and late nights, when you're not enjoying the massive ball pits, there's pizza and bottomless fizz with Ballie Ballerson.

The Murdér Express

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Friday 23rd February 2024

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A DesignMyNight Award Winner and notorious for being one of the best immersive dining experiences, The Murdér Express are back to bring you another night of dining from Michelin star chef Niall Keeting, quirky performances and a murder mystery you won't forget.

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Fine dining on a double decker bus? Oh yes, it's a thing and Bustronome will not disappoint with their meticulously-created eats to be enjoyed with panoramic views of London from the glass-topped bus. If you're looking for a quirky date, this may just do the trick.

Karen's Diner

Ready to get roasted while you enjoy your meal? The staff at Karen's Diner serve up all their meals with a side of sass. While the service may not be five star, the food is to-die-for. Enjoy a delicious burger or a dreamy milkshake while being entertained by the staff and the games on offer.

The Rosarium

A worthy addition to this roundup, The Rosarium is an Alice in Wonderland-esque restaurant serving elevated British classics with an added twist. Menu items here will range from scampi scotch egg with asparagus soldiers, Autumn mushroom gnocchi with kale and parmesan and sweet treats like lemon posset Earl grey jelly shortbread. Mosey your way to this spot in the heart of Waterloo Station for a secret-garden-themed rendezvous.

True Romance

Located in Camden, True Romance is the Tarantino-themed American restaurant serving 20-inch pizzas whole or by the slice, topped in buffalo mozzarella, parma ham, Sicilian meatballs and more. Pair that cheesy goodness with two for £15 cocktails like the watermelon margarita or a classic old fashioned, and you can even attend everything from drag brunches to film screenings here too.