The menu at Leicester Square Kitchen is designed for sharing, coming packed with delicious Mexican and Peruvian small sharing plates, all while you and your pals drink their South American cocktails.
Group Dining Restaurants in London
Some restaurants shudder at the thought of group dining, but these guys? They embrace it. Whether you fancy a family meal in a gastro enviroment, or a big birthday dinner in a delicious Thai spot, this list of group-friendly restaurants in London are great for those who like to share a meal with the masses.
Seeking out a place for group dining in south London? Tanner And Co comes into play with its old-school approach to top quality food. Get yourself in their charming courtyard space (there's heaters for the chillier months) and enjoy lovingly crafted comfort food complemented by some pretty damn fine cocktails.
Looking for a pub in South London that can cater to you and a group of friends for an almighty, gastro meal in the city? Funny, we have just the one. Notably traditional and brimming with British flavour, head on over to The Selkirk for private dining aplenty.
Though they've only been around since 2011, Honest Burger have already made their mark on the capital. Head to their 22nd venue in Soho to try their renowned dishes. The new restaurant will also be taking bookings for tables of 8+, so you can show off to all your friends too.
With varied and diverse menus, daily dinner specials and a plethora of delicious fresh ingredients in every dish, Bill's is a perfect place for group dining. No matter how fussy your group may be, these restaurants are sure to cater for your every need.
Spread over two vibrant floors, this Camden hotspot is offering up jazzy interiors, DJs through the day and a menu of curious food and delicious cocktails. Whether you came for the 'gram or the pizza cones, you can't go wrong at DUO.
Treat your fellow knights to a delicious feats at The Medieval Banquet this summer. Expect nothing other than the finest four courses, with flying booze and enthralling live entertainment as you take a unique journey back in time.
Who'd have thought the world's fastest man also knows how to create the perfect group dining experience? Swing by Usain Bolt's restaurant and you and your mates can tuck into mouthwatering Jamaican dishes topped of with rum cocktails and sleek surroundings.
The Jones Family Project is consistently rated as one of the very best restaurants in London. It's a homely east London spot showcasing top quality, local ingredients and an extensive list of happily affordable wines. The perfect venue for wining and dining with your mates before heading out into Shoreditch for the night.
Asian-inspired cocktails, mouthwatering dim sum and swanky interiors are on the menu at all outposts of Ping Pong. Along with dinner, the group also put on legendary brunches and cooking classes.
If you're looking for a last few drinks to see out the evening then head to one of these great bars. Scattered across North and East London, they've go cocktails aplenty and even a few bar bites to boot.
Take your friends and family to Craft to enjoy delicious food and spectacular views. Start the night off feasting on their delicious menu, with dishes like Galloway sirloin steak and clay baked duck, before heading upstairs and enjoying their bar space, which hosts 360 degree views and serves a variety of cocktails.
Your week seemed like a never-ending snorefest? Forge in the City is the perfect antidote to a hard day's work; grab your colleagues and unwind in their stripped back, urban chic venue, which goes from restaurant to club.
Providing sought-after slices around the capital, Radio Alice's sourdough bases are made from wild yeast and stoneground flour to create a truly unique taste. They're perfect for sharing around the group, or not, it's up to you.
Pasta Remoli is bringing all sorts of deliciousness to London, from west to north. Round up all your mates and head to this group-friendly restaurant for homemade pasta that can be customised any way you like, right down to the cheese on top.
Brighten up any group dining experience with a visit to Brunswick House & Garden, a botanical beauty in the heart of Vauxhall. This bold restaurant pairs its decor with a menu of fresh seasonal eats and refreshing cocktails which are sure to please the lot of you.
There's space for lots of group dining scenarios here, with everything from tables of ten up to private events in the hundreds. Which is perfect, because their menu of classic British dishes and mouth-watering steaks are something you'll want as many people as possible to see.
Take a trip back in time to the era of 10p Freddos, recesses, school assemblies and those HB pencils with an evening at The Schoolhouse. The nostalgically themed bar and restaurant will have you taking a trip down memory lane as you share stories on the numerous scandals, romances and bad haircuts from your time at school.
With space for 100 diners, this sky-high hangout is a picture-perfect destination for everything from group feasting to intimate after-work drinks. If you're after something a little fancy, then there's the private dining room which has space for 22.
Coupling stunning pizzas with foosball and vintage games, Pizza Pilgrims are pulling out all the stops with their latest East London venture. Perfect for all the big kids out there, this fun restaurant in London deals only in huge sauce-stained smiles. Perfect for large groups and team nights out in London, this Canary Wharf restaurant definitely won't disappoint.
This lively restaurant blends tasty dishes and great drinks with belly dancing, charming interiors and North-African music - transporting you from Covent Garden to Morocco in no time. Dine on a group table, complete with cosy corners and comfy seating.
Set yourself up in Kensington, Canary Wharf, Oxford Street or Bloomsbury as Scoff & Banter provide excellent group dining options in beautiful buildings. With menus that include afternoon tea, vegan and traditional British, there's something to please everyone.
With its varied menu of meats from the grill, stacked burgers, stunning salads and more, Cabana is perfect for even the fussiest of eaters. To sweeten the deal, they have an extensive list of drinks to wash it all down with.
This Stevie Parle restaurant draws inspiration from the rich culinary history of Rome, combining Italian and Middle Eastern influences across its varied menu. With the choice to have smaller and larger potion sizes, plates here are designed to be scattered and shared among groups of diners.
These spots in Fulham, Victoria and the West End are perfect for any group dining experience as multiple eateries provide something for everyone. Book out a big table for you and your mates and enjoy your meals with a lovely cocktail or homemade juice from the bar.
Perfect for group dining in the capital, Steak & Lobster is both casual and sophisticated, boasting delicious dishes from the land and sea with an amazing array of bubbles and cocktails alongside it.
Baluchi offer something truly unique for any group dining in London. The Southwark haunt boasts a 19th century grand hall complete with handcrafted chandeliers that adds an extra touch of opulence as you indulge in sharing plates and refreshing drinks.
Somewhere, tucked away amongst the bustle of Chinatown, there's a gem of a dim sum parlour found behind a nondescript green door. Locate it and you'll be discovering one of the city's most prized hidden gems, where baskets of delicate dim sum are served on the side of vibrant signature cocktails.
With long communal tables, a large warehouse feel and plenty of food options, Mare Street Market is a great place to kick off your birthday. The East London spot serves great pizza, craft beer, brunch and everything in between with an all-day vibe.
Whether you're celebrating a birthday or simply out for fun, The Factory House is a top choice in East London. Wine is provided by Davy's Wine Merchants and sustenance comes from steaks, grill dishes and British cheese.
Serving a beautiful array of tapas and a list of wines from around the world, Salvador & Amanda is a cosy and atmospheric spot for group dining in London. A must-try for lovers of Spanish cuisine, this two-tiered restaurant and cocktail bar allows for casual dining in a vibrant atmosphere, right around the corner from Holborn station.
Grab the gang and get yourself over to Bethnal Green where Fugitive Motel brings you some of the finest pizza slices in the East End, not to mention an extensive range of craft beers, wine, spritzes and unqiue bar games to ignite some friendly competition with your mates.
With everything from an outdoor terrace through to a formal dining room, Brigade Bar and Bistro has myriad spaces to hire no matter the size of the group. Food is crowd pleasing too with classic British meals, starting from breakfast right the way through to dinner.
Along with two private hire spaces, May Fair Kitchen has a swish restaurant that is capable of catering for large groups. The spot also has a crowd-pleasing menu with dishes inspired by countries such as Mexico, Italy, Spain and Peru.
Gather the gang and bring them to Balans, the 24-hour restaurant with outposts across the city. From delicious British plates in Soho sophistication through to a pre-theatre dinner near Victoria, this set of restaurants is great for a casual dinner and drinks.
With eye-popping interiors, a stunning wine list and some truly delicious food, Mayfair's Avenue is a great option for group dining in London. With a menu of Asian and South American-inspired cuisine it makes for an exciting and interesting dinner out.
Offering a delicious selection of Spanish and Latin American sharing plates, this gorgeous Kensington restaurant is the perfect spot to get the gang together for a special occasion, or just a treat yo'self dinner date. Tuck into plates of croquettes, fresh seafood and grilled meat, washed down with stylish cocktails and fine wines.
Mixing the feel of a market hall with a fun rooftop bar atmosphere, Canary Wharf's Giant Robot is one of the best group dining spots in London. Head over for the chance to tuck into all manner of delicious grub from their in-house vendors, and sink a few tasty cocktails in the process.
Trying to please everyone can be a tricky ordeal, so swing by Voodoo Rays and let everyone have a slice of the action as they tuck into giant slices of NYC-style pizza. Choose between meaty, veggie and vegan options with refreshing cocktails, frozen margaritas and craft brews available behind the bar.