Searching for somewhere to eat lunch within easy distance of Hyde Park? Balans Cafe Bar in Kensington delves out light bites and comfort food classics. Thanks to bright, airy interiors, this all-day eatery transforms into a date night haven as dusk falls, with twinkling candles and cosy soft furnishings.
Restaurants Near Hyde Park
As one of London's largest and most beautiful green spaces, Hyde Park is the perfect spot to enjoy an afternoon stroll or even take a dip in the lake (if you're brave enough). Hungry work though, huh? Fear not. There's a huge variety of Italian eateries, welcoming pubs or fine dining venues all within close vicinity of its gates, from Notting Hill and Kensington to Mayfair. Check out our guide on the best restaurants near Hyde Park here.
Michelin-recommended Marcus in Knightsbridge is known for its seasonal menus, dishing up the best of British produce in the highest quality dishes. There are selections of set plates available across different price ranges, so a variety of different purses are catered for at this swanky restaurant.
A gorgeous Mayfair eatery situated high up on the 28th floor, this stunning spot just a short walk from Hyde Park is bringing you some seriously impressive plates of food to match its stellar views. The a la carte menu features the best of British and European produce, from Cornish cod to Anjou pigeon.
One of our favourite outdoor restaurants near Hyde Park, Hush is a hidden gem of a Mayfair townhouse fronting a gorgeous secret garden courtyard with wisteria and floral arches. Tuck into parmesan wheel cacio e pepe or miso black cod in these beautiful surrounds.
If craft ale, gourmet scotch eggs and hearty pies come high in your list of priorities, The Mall Tavern is the Notting Hill venue for you. Found just a 5-minute stroll away from Hyde Park's west entrance, this British boozer is perfect for tasty brunch plates or melt-in-the-mouth steaks.
If you're on the hunt for the top Hyde Park restaurants, May Fair Kitchen is certainly one to consider. Feast on silky soft linguine, creamy risotto and indulgent deserts, all while taking full advantage of the heated open-air terrace area and extensive Mediterranean-inspired cocktail menu.
If only the finest prime cuts of meat will do from your pre or post-walk meal, then JW Steakhouse is the place to mosey over to. Settle down in its swish dining space to sink your teeth into tomahawk ribeye, whole grilled seabass and creamed spinach.
After romantic restaurants near Hyde Park? Corrigan's Mayfair is not only a gorgeous setting, but its menu is bound to impress your beau. Bringing you the best of game from Britain and Ireland, this seasonally-inspired spot is truly something.
A gastropub in the heart of Knightsbridge, The Alfred Tennyson is known for its mega Sunday roast offering. Popular with Londoners and visitors to the city alike, this cosy venue serves high-quality fare from 11am onwards.
For Italian restaurants near Hyde Park, Il Pampero is coming up trumps. Expect weekend bottomless brunches with live music, indulgent pasta dishes and delicious charcoal octopus or vegetable millefeuille.
A hidden gem in Mayfair, El Pirata is a stunning restaurant to fill up on Spanish-style tapas. Come the weekend, brunch includes the option to add bottomless sangria - the perfect way to kick off a day exploring London's biggest attractions.
An all-day British brasserie at its finest, Maddox Tavern whips up a menu of refined British classics in its original space. You'll be chowing down on full shellfish platters, venison carpaccio and glazed Te Mana lamb rack in no time here.
Gourmet Indian cuisine is at the heart of Matsya. A popular Mayfair haunt, this old-school restaurant promises top-quality service, elegant interiors and a selection of unique dishes from all over India. Our favourite? The Namak Mandi lamb chops, which are marinated in spices and cooked on a traditional tandoor.
Just a stone's throw from the park, you'll find When Abby Met Claud. A wonderland of happy hour drinks, delicious bottomless brunches or dinners and Saturday DJ supper clubs, this is one lively place to enjoy a meal with your besties.
From Butler's Restaurant's famous Dover sole and extensive sommelier-curated wine list, to glorious sweetshop afternoon teas, The Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel is ideal for many occasions. Better yet, it's just minutes from the leafy pastures of Hyde Park.
Looking for delicious restaurants in London? Situated near Hyde Park, this African haunt slings out fine dining eats in a stunning aesthetic. We mean lobster bisque, yam dumplings, jerk chicken tacos and much more, alongside a range of tipples.
Located just a short stroll away from the Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace, Chenestons Restaurant at The Milestone Hotel is a quintessentially British dining experience. From elegant afternoon tea to Sunday roasts that are carved at your table, the offering here is second to none.
Among Kensington's swanky shopfronts and Mayfair's elegant brasseries, finding an affordable restaurant near Hyde Park can often feel like a struggle. Luckily, The Champion boasts hearty pub grub classics that won't break the bank at its Notting Hill location, including everything from fish and chips to steak pies or vegan burgers.
This beautifully restored gastropub is something of a looker, boasting open fireplaces, oak floors, huge sash windows and outdoor terrace seating. As for food? Tuck into a variety of 'feasting menus', which feature the likes of lobster thermidor and wild garlic gnocchi.
Tucked away on a quiet Marylebone mews, Roti Chai is a gorgeous contemporary Indian restaurant. While the ground floor space is ideal for canteen-style eating and street food inspired by Mumbai roadside cafes, upstairs is a more refined affair, with a formal dining room housing set menus.
When in need of family restaurants near Hyde Park, Hard Rock Cafe Oxford Street has rock 'n' roll vibes and American-style comfort food in some seriously space-age settings. Stock up on your fave merch before digging into a feast of BBQ ribs, juicy burgers and indulgent ice cream sundaes.
In the heart of Kensington, you'll find this little pocket of Paris. Inspired by the brasseries of the French Riviera, you'll find dishes from the country served at affordable prices, for the classic bistro dining experience.
One of the most fun restaurants near Hyde Park, thanks to being housed within QUEENS, MEATliquor is delving out dripping burgers aplenty at the bowling and skating mecca. Head here for mouthwatering fare in between goes on the lanes, taking to the ice or rounds at the arcade.