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.

Last updated on 22nd January 2020


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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.

The Piano Works Farringdon

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Complimentary prosecco reception and cake for birthday or pre wedding celebrations (Minimum group size 10)

The Piano Works is London's only non-stop live music venue, where the pianist-led band plays nothing but a setlist of songs requested by the audience themselves. It makes for a great night out, especially when the band launches into songs requested by you. Book a table for dinner and drinks and revel in the bustling atmosphere, it's perfect for those looking for a restaurant, bar and party spirit all under one roof.

Head to Pho for delicious, authentic Vietnamese cuisine, with sites from Wimbledon to Oxford Circus and beyond. Offering something for everyone, it's menu boasts classic street food dishes alongside healthy, vegan and vegetarian options. 

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.

Perfect for group dining in the capital, Steak and Lobster is both casual and sophisticated, boasting delicious dishes form the land and sea with an amazing array of bubbles and cocktails alongside it.

Set yourself up in Kensington, Canary Wharf, Oxford Street or Bloomsbury as Scoff & Banter provide excellent group dining options in a restored old building. With menus that include afternoon tea, vegan and traditional British, there's something to please everyone.

Acclaimed Peruvian restaurant, LIMA London is a stunning location for any dinner plans. The Fitzrovia haunt boasts a neighbourhood feel with an open kitchen, outdoor seating, basement cocktail bar and plush decor, alongside a menu of beautifully vibrant dishes. 

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.

The Selkirk

26 user reviews 4

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. 

Gatti's Restaurant

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Bottomless Belini's

Looking to go out as a group in London? Gatti's is one of the finer choices you could make. Just a stone's throw from Moorgate station, they serve up delicious Italian treats across two floors, which can all be washed down by some great wine from their dedicated bar. And if you'd like some privacy, everything from a private meeting room to the whole venue can be privately hired.

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.

Made In Italy King's Road

83 user reviews 5

With a menu boasting handmade burrata, authentic pizza and mouthwatering pasta, this isn't your usual Italian. Located in the heart of Chelsea, this family-run restaurant knows how to have a good time, while serving up delicious food and drinks.

A gorgeous bar and restaurant in Camden, York & Albany comprises a restaurant, pizza parlour and pub perfect for any occasion. Book out their private dining room for a chic function or special occasion dinner, or pitch up for slices and signature cocktails with the gang - they've got a little something for your every need.

Apé Hour

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.

BabaBoom Islington

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Middle-Eastern foodie heroes BabaBoom have set up a second outpost on Islington's bustling Upper Street. To celebrate, they're only going and offering 60 minutes of unlimited frozen margaritas, perfect for refreshing hungry groups as they gaze on the restaurant's finest plates. 

Blues Kitchen Shoreditch

49 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch!

Perfect for dinner with a big group in London, there's plenty of reasons why Blues is one of the hottest spots in Shoreditch. Rally up your squad for a night of the most tender Texan BBQ, all washed down with a cocktail list that showcases nothin' but the best bourbon. Looking to round off your night with some dancing? Blues brings some of London's leading funk and soul live acts to the stage throughout the week.

Haymarket Kitchen

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Primed to host everything from birthday groups to hen parties, date nights to groups of mates, the Haymarket Kitchen is a slick and contemporary restaurant that forms part of Tiger Tiger in the West End. Come this way for a feast to get the night started just right; this one serves a unique and international menu with a prized choice of cocktails for company.


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Extended Happy Hour and 4 other offers

Forge brings a touch of industrial opulence to a popular site close to Bank. Serving up a handpicked selection of roasted meats and seasonal specialties, this is a buzzing restaurant characterised by its stripped brickwork and luxe leather booths. Bring your crew and settle in for a gluttonous feast - there's plenty on offer when it comes to booze and a late night party that goes until 3am (Wed-Fri) if you're looking to make it a late one.