Wahaca serves up some of the tastiest Mexican street food that you'll find in a large radius of Soho. We're talking freshly made guac with lime juice and coriander, slow-cooked pork topped with a red onion relish & habanero chillies, and sweet potato and feta taquitos. To wash it down? Tequila of course.
Best Restaurants in Soho
Soho has a history unparalleled to that of other areas in London, and its history with restaurants is no different. Bubbling with diversity and bringing you dishes that trail the globe, we want to shine a light on all things special about eating out in Soho, whether it's Mexican for dinner or seafood for lunch. Check out our recommendations for the best restaurants in Soho.
Sun 13 & Cantons' kitchen is run by head chef, Asma Khan - one of the rising stars of London's food scene thanks to her exceptional Mughlai cuisine. Here, she's created an extraordinary menu of dishes based on family recipes stemming from the royal kitchens of India. Head down to enjoy exciting, authentic North Indian cooking like never before - dishes include Chicken Rezala, Shorshe Chingri and Venison Kofta.
A hidden Soho restaurant and one of Central London's gems, temper is an internationally-inspired grill and restaurant serving delicious meats hot off the fire pit. Enjoy flame-grilled beauties in a unique, intimate setting with a touch of luxury.
There aren't really any other restaurants in Soho that do what The Rum Kitchen do. Offering a banging soundtrack of feel-good music, flowing rum-based cocktails that pack a punch and delicious Caribbean eats, it's no wonder people flock here come dinner time.
Ping Pong Soho is another outpost of the famous Chinese restaurant and is serving up all sorts of deliciousness. Known for their dim sum, the spot cooks up a variety of dishes, along with having a cracking cocktail menu and great brunches.
With a strong New York theme, sexy interiors and a killer cocktail list, Dirty Bones in Soho is the area's hot new addition. The bar and restaurant goes big on all things digestible with boozy shakes and huge burgers adorning the menu.
One of Soho's most sought-after spots, Senor Ceviche offers a contemporary twist on classic Peruvian plates from brunch through dinner. Head over to Kingly Court and get ready to tuck into delicious BBQ dishes, their signature ceviche and plenty of decadent cocktails.
Brewdog are not just a trusted hangout for a craft brew, they also have a menu that's jam-packed with delicious eats. Head on over to their Soho restaurant and enjoy a menu of stacked burgers, fried chicken wings and boozy bottomless brunches that have become stuff of legend.
Specialising in omakase sushi and sashimi, alongside signature dishes including tempura and specials from the robata grill, Aqua Kyoto is one pf the best places to eat in Soho. Located on nearby Regent Street, this cool new restaurant bar is a must for any occasion.
While the quirky Balans Soho Society is perfect for everything from brunch till dinner, seven days a week, there's another reason why it's so popular: they serve food way into the early hours of the morning. Perfect for a quick European snack.
Rosa's Thai Café in Soho welcomes everyone looking for delicious Eastern food and a friendly, fun atmosphere. Their menu offers a stunning selection of authentic Thai cuisine, from classic spices to vegetarian curries, as well as Asian inspired cocktails.
Looking for a chilled out place to eat in Soho that claims chicken its main dish? One of the best restaurants for all things buttermilk and deep fried in the city, join the ever cool Absurd Bird for a night of thighs, fried food and Americana inspired eats.
Head over to Rupert Street where this unique Mediterranean restaurant is serving up some of the most delicious plates in Soho. Chow down on classic mezze options, fresh fish and grilled meats, all washed down with their menu of cool cocktails designed to offer a twist on those classic concoctions.
Head to the Wild Heart Restaurant in the Karma Sanctum Soho Hotel for an evening of top quality drinks and food. Their menu consists of creative and delicious dishes, responsibly sourced from the finest producers and meat supplied from professional London butchers.
Inamo really does take the biscuit for the most unique of all our recommended restaurants in Soho. Boasting a wonderfully innovative concept as its centrepiece, whereby the ordering system is beamed directly onto the table. Always a popular choice, Inamo Soho is one of the best restaurants in London for oriental-fusion style dishes.
Injecting a dose of modern day London into traditional Chinese dim sum, Opium offers contemporary additions to older staples. Hidden behind a discreet door, get your fill of dishes and Chinese classics at this romantic restaurant in Soho.
Quirky, friendly and cool this little restaurant in Soho packs some big flavours into its food and drinks. From pomegranate and hibiscus margaritas to slow-cooked pork belly tacos and coconut flan, all the food at Corazon is freshly prepared and beautifully presented.
As one of Europe's only Pisco Bars, a visit to Ceviche is an absolute must when it comes to eating out in Soho. A trip to the colourful and quirky little restaurant is made all the more appealing by the venue's hit menu, which includes Peruvian nibbles and tapas.
Offering colour-pop interiors and delicious plates of Nikkei cuisine, this gorgeous Soho restaurant brings the cultures of Japan and Peru together to offer one of London's most unique dining experiences. Head down for signature dishes, cocktails, bottomless brunches and DJs every weekend.