Restaurants For A Special Occasion in London
Birthdays, engagements, weddings or proposals, whatever special occasion you're planning on celebrating, these restaurants are here to do you right. From stunning, high-end dining that is sure to impress with its roster of plates and ingredients, to private restaurant rooms for a more exclusive bash, check out our recommendations for the best restaurants for a unique occasion in London.
Last updated on 18th April 2017
Found 17 floors above Shoreditch, Urban Coterie is one of the most stunning restaurants for a private occasion in London. Not only is their menu bistro, gastro and culinary class combined, this sky-high restaurant has private dining spaces and exemplary service to boot.
If you think that Michelin star dining for a special event in London should do you right, there's one name that you should trust, and that's Ametsa. Fusion dining in their private dining space? Gather up your finest for a special meal to remember.
Looking for a special meal out in London that can provide unique interiors and a European dining menu to boot? Join Cigalon not only for Provençal dishes and stunning circular booths, their fresh feel, high-end plates and service make for the ultimate occasion.
Found at St Martins Lane a mere stones throw away from Covent Garden, Asia De Cuba is the perfect location for a special occasion in Central London. From their eclectic interiors and stunning furniture, down to their Cuban-cum-Asian dining concept, there's something a little different to be found here.
Tapas is the ultimate sharing dish, so why not adopt such a menu at this restaurant for a special occasion in London. Perfect for those looking for something all the more casual yet all the more fun, Copa De Cava can provide your night with more than the right Spanish vibe.
In the special occasion dining department, Monument more than has something to say for itself. Gilded in gold and green, not only is Ember luxe with design and style, it's a top location for those all important dinner events thanks to a menu of fine, pan-Asian cuisine.
Sophisticated, smart and stylish? If those three words encompass the kind of restaurant you're looking for for a special occasion in London, you've come to the right place. Found in Chelsea and decadent throughout, this is a meal in the city you'll likely never forget.
What happens if you fuse Japanese dining with Brazilian plates? Mommi, that's what happens. Not only boasting unique plates to impress any and all of your guests, the cocktails, plush interiors and wine list make for the ultimate one-off dining occasion in Clapham.
Hailed as one of the most exclusive restaurants in London, it's no wonder that Quaglino's is coming up trumps in the special occasion department. Not only can you indulge in live music alongside you meal, book their private dining space for that VIP dining experience.
Fresh, light and humble, No 1 Duke Street is a casual yet cool alternative for a special occasion restaurant in London. Known for their seasonal ingredients and stunning breakfast bites, gather up friend and family for engagement meals, special dinners and more.
Nordic dining in London has a special name on its side, and that comes in the shape of The Harcourt. Noted not only for its gastro style interiors and charming courtyard, The Harcourt's dining spaces are ample for a meal of ultimate Scandi dishes.
Decked in foliage and stunning gastro inspired dishes, The Folly is the perfect restaurant for a unique occasion in London. Whether you're opting for teir private dining option or hunkering down on one of their long tables, this is the venue to suit any and all events.
The Restaurant at the Sanderson doesn’t just offer delicious British dishes, but a beautiful interior and courtyard to create an amazing dining experience. Using seasonal, quality ingredients and inventive techniques, the menu is populated with classic dishes with a modern twist, while the artisanal cocktails are created by expert mixologists. All of this creates a unique dining experience perfect for any special occasion in London.
For whatever you are celebrating, the Coppa Club Tower Bridge can offer the perfect environment. The restaurant offers a delicious array of European cuisine, from smaller plates, grilled mains, sourdough pizzas and more. While sipping on their vast selection of wine, beer and cocktails, step outside and soak in the spectacular views of Tower Bridge, the HMS Belfast or the Tower of London, which all create the perfect backdrop for your special occasion.
If you really want to treat that special someone – or yourself – to a meal, then Craft London should be on your list. Their beautiful British dishes are sourced mostly from in-house, and the taste matches the hype. Meanwhile, the interior is a contemporary haven ideal for eating in, while the views on the outside are of the stunning Greenwich Peninsula.
Hailing from New York, Aquavit is a seriously swanky London restaurant that is perfect for a special occasion. The Nordic themed restaurant has earnt itself two Michelin-Stars over in the States, and brings the same incredible food and Big Apple cool to St. James.
The Pearson Room is all about classic elegance. Located in Canary Wharf, the restaurant is the brainchild of renowned sommelier Sunaina Sethi, so you know you can count on the wine list. Plates are European and there is also a cocktail menu, as well as a venue of floor-to-ceiling windows and timeless wooden furniture.