Best Restaurants Near Liverpool Street

Deciding where to eat around Liverpool Street needn't be a hassle, because the last thing you want to do after a long day at the office is spend hours traipsing around on the hunt for the best restaurants near Liverpool Street. There is a lot to choose from - we'll give you that, but don't worry, we are on hand once again to share with you our knowledge of the best places to eat in London, and our guide to scoffing it in the city.

Last updated on 27th June 2018

Mint Leaf Lounge

17 user reviews 4

An elegant destination for Indian dining near Liverpool Street, Mint Leaf Lounge and Restaurant brings in the crowd with crooning traditional dishes and cocktail flair. A must-for any date night in London, head on down to Mint for some of the best curries in the business alongside pieces of cocktail art.

Whether you're looking for a lazy lunch affair or some dinner and drinks in the evening, Tank and Paddle is a popular city retreat with their stylish interiors. As a restaurant near Liverpool Street, Tank and Pandle is a great location where you can tuck into their menu of classic British cuisine ranging form light bite sharing plates, sandwiches, burgers and main dishes. With a sister venue in Bishopsgate offering shuffleboard and home brewed beers, there's no excuse not to try Tank and Paddle on for size.

Balls Brothers Austin Friars is a relaxed spot on call for whenever the stresses and strains of city life get a bit too in your face. A showcase of style and friendly service, the industrial fittings and open plan kitchen here offer a gentle buzz, as the chefs busy themselves preparing seasonal dishes that change on a daily basis. Great for an informal lunch meeting or dining out with friends in the evening, the venue also offers an exciting array of bold cocktails and superb wines.

WE ARE BAR Bishopsgate

65 user reviews 4

In amongst the buzz of London's Liverpool Street, WE ARE BAR is an ideal spot for a couple of drinks and a bite to ear after work, lunch with colleagues or a spot of supper with friends and family. Featuring a relaxed bar area beside an informal restaurant and an outdoor terrace if you prefer to dine alfresco, WE ARE BAR makes for a pleasant eating and drinking experience.

Balls Brothers Bury Court

13 user reviews 5

A gastro goodie the city over, Balls Brothers is a restaurant in the city famed for its whisky list, beer mixes and gastro fare. Blended between deluxe dining area and chill gastro nooks, Balls Brothers may be a haven for the city's booted, but they do know how to rustle up a beer battered fish and chips when the moment comes. 

The Botanist Broadgate

4 user reviews 4

The epitome of sophisticated dining in Liverpool Street, The Botanist offers out slap up dishes in a truly dashing restaurant enviroment. Heading up the kitchen with a blend of European and British cuisine, dabble in copper furnishings, unique cocktails and glittery dining booths.

The Drift

193 user reviews 4

Fresh and fairytale like, The Drift is one of the most unique restaurants in Liverpool Street. Floral and botanical with a dash of the fairytale, not only do guests enjoy the well thought out interiors, there's brunch, booming dinner bites and cocktails aplenty at this charming dinner retreat. 

Gow's Restaurant

17 user reviews 4

Gow's Restaurant is one of the best restaurants near Liverpool Street station for oysters and seafood. Accompanied by an extensive selection of wines and champagnes, Gow's serve only the finest and freshest seafood, placing focus on the quality of ingredients whilst making use of modern techniques and preservation.

The Allegory

171 user reviews 4

A mere hop, skip and jump from the Liverpool Street Action, The Allegory is an all-day eatery and bar primed for tasty breakfasts, lunches and dinners. On top of their delicious modern British-inspired plates, they also front a bustling list of bespoke cocktails to choose from. 

Find a discreet door just off Bishopsgate and you'll find a carnivore's paradise. Inside, there's a whole range of British dishes, with steak cuts from Royal warrant holder Aubrey Allen, all washed down by fantastic cocktails from their stylish bar.

Quite literally translating as the Arabic word for treasure, Kenza is a luxuriant restaurant of Middle Eastern excess. In the hustle and bustle of Liverpool Street, steal some refuge in this exotic and lush lounge of Lebanese cuisines, belly dancers Moroccan aesthetics. Drink, dine and chill in this palace of beaded cushions. 


42 user reviews 4

A cool spot in city, Core is a restaurant near Liverpool Street that boasts some original character compared to your usual gaff around Bank. With a basement bar as well as more of a dining area, Core is a favourite social hangout for after work drinks and dinner where you can enjoy their menu of classic pub style dishes including burgers, sandwiches, fish and chips or sausage and mash.

Devonshire Terrace

148 user reviews 4

Devonshire Terrace is a restaurant near Liverpool Street that pays serious attention to its modern European menu, and quality drinks selection. As a Corney & Barrow restaurant and bar, expect the vast wine list that has become a signature part of their offering, alongside a relaxed atmosphere, excellent service and a chic decor.