Family-Friendly Restaurants In London

Planning a family trip in London can be a nightmare, but we’re about to take all of the stress of arranging somewhere great to eat out of the picture. Our selection of the best family restaurants in London is an absolute beauty, packed with child-friendly eateries right around the corner from some of the city’s best tourist attractions. Read on to discover our recommended picks for eating out with children in London, or have a browse at our hub page for a more complete guide to dining out.

Last updated on 22nd September 2022

Combining a relaxed yet refined atmosphere with two universally loved dishes, this is the perfect place to take your family in London for a special occasion. Enjoy a wonderful range of steaks and lobsters, and there are cocktails, mocktails, Champagnes, wines and soft drinks to enjoy alongside them.

Chelsea's Sticks 'n' Sushi is holding cooking masterclasses for your little ones. Suitable for those aged 8 to 12, this goings-on will see your kids learning how to make all kinds of delicious rolls with clear and thorough teaching. They'll be able to practice at home afterwards too, as they'll get a rolling mat, chopsticks and bandana.

The Depot

292 user reviews 4

The Depot is a sophisticated new pub in Kidbrooke Village, offering a cosy modern place to eat and a varied menu of classic British eats. If you're bringing the little ones, fear not as their extensive kids menu will cater for even the fussiest of eaters. 

Chez Melissa

1 user review 5

If you're looking for a family-oriented restaurant in London, Chez Melissa serves up a wide variety of dishes, fit for even the pickiest eaters. Enjoy Italian pastas, Greek salads or order a bunch of small plates for the table for an unforgettable dining experience.

Marsha Southbank

355 user reviews 4

A perfect spot to treat the whole clan this summer, Marsha is one of the best family-friendly restaurants on Southbank. The bar and eatery offers a range of outdoor seating options as well as a menu of delicious chicken plates with plenty of kid-appropriate options.

These fun, funky and foodie spots are perfect for families for a whole load of reasons. Firstly, there's a wide selection of eateries so even the fussiest of kids can be catered for, secondly the venues are spacious and exciting at any age, thirdly, the bar serves delicious homemade juices alongside its cocktails for the parents. 

All Bar One Regent Street

22 user reviews 4

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All Bar One Regent Street is the ideal family restaurant. Not only do they have a menu packed with delicious British treats, cocktails and Champagne, but their kids menu don't just settle for chicken nuggets and be done with it. It's filled with dishes like Little Pad Thai, Grilled Chicken Breast and Cod Goujons, so that even the fussiest little eater will have something to write about.

Inamo Covent Garden

550 user reviews 4

Fed up of the kids staying glued to their smartphones at the dinner table? There's no need to worry about that at Inamo; London's leading restaurant for combining delicious food with interactive experiences. Order via a tablet, set your own digital placemats, check in on the kitchen via chef cam and play a fun ping pong game while you await those pan-Asian delights. A fun and innovative child-friendly restaurant in London that's perfect for all ages.

The Crooked Well

323 user reviews 4

Looking for a family-friendly pub that delivers on the food front? The Crooked Well is the gorgeous Camberwell spot that should be on your radar. Expect elegant interiors, friendly staff and a creative menu fo British cuisine.

Blue Boat

36 user reviews 4

We'll start our rundown of the best family friendly restaurants in London with a trip to the riverside. Perched on the side of the water and offering one of the best outdoor terraces in the city, The Blue Boat is a friendly and familiar gastropub. Let the kids pick something from the children's menu while you weigh up the rest of the fresh and seasonal fare on offer, then head outside for a drink in the serene garden once the plates have been cleared away.

Bringing you a banging selection of Vietnamese dishes in relaxed surroundings, Pho is serving quality and authentic eats from central London to Battersea and Wimbledon. Feeling hungry? Prepare to be blown away by noodle soups, tasty drinks and more.

Dreaming of freshly-made Italian cuisine? We've got you covered at Pasta Remoli in London. The branch has several spots in the city so you can fulfill your spaghetti and mozzarella needs. From Finsbury Park to Ealing Broadway, the restaurant is the perfect place to head to with the whole family.

This lively restaurant chain is bringing plates of crowd-pleasing Middle Eastern dishes to London's families. The Lebanese spot has something for even the fussiest little eaters, with a hearty menu of mezze including hummus, falafel and healthy salads.

The Admiralty

45 user reviews 5

Perfect for a pitstop after a busy day sightseeing, The Admiralty is a family friendly pub in central London on the doorstep of Trafalgar Square, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament. This is the only pub in the city dedicated to the HMS Victory, where a spread of homely comfort food and real ale awaits. The kids can tuck into a main and a pudding for just £8.50 at this highly rated restaurant and bar.

Head over to Stratford where the Timber Lodge is offering a relaxed and tasty experience for all the family. Located in the Queen Elizabeth Park, the restaurant is eco-friendly and energy-efficient, offering gorgeous, green surroundings and some delicious plates of food to get stuck into.

From their crowd-pleasing selection of British plates through to their whopping afternoon teas, Scoff and Banter is a top choice for a family-friendly restaurant in London, with locations in Kensington, Bloomsbury, Oxford Street, and Canary Wharf.

The Warrington Hotel

29 user reviews 4

A gorgeous West London pub that welcomes families and kids, The Warrington is far more than just a hotel. Stroll over to the Maida Vale space for a hearty lunch, with adults being able to tuck into gastro takes on classics, while kids can munch on crowd pleasing dishes that include fish & chips, and mac n cheese.