Restaurants in Soho
The restaurant lined streets of Soho can seem an intimidating prospect when deciding where to have dinner. Thankfully, DesignMyNight are on hand once again to share some of our wisdom as to the best restaurants in Soho (arguably, some of the best restaurants in London). Book a space now at some of the top restaurants to be wined and dined until you're too full to move.
Last updated on 2nd February 2017
Looking for a chilled out place to eat in Soho that claims chicken its main dish? One of the best restaurants for all things buttermilk and deep fried in the city, join the ever cool Absurd Bird for a night of thighs, fried food and Americana inspired eats.
Fusing traditional Greek cuisine and culture with a few modern twists, Elysée Restaurant & Bar is a lively restaurant in Soho, ideal for an all-in-one night out with friends, family or colleagues. Guests can get excited about live jazz performances, the obligatory plate smashing and a late licence extending until 3.30am - you're in for an indulgent evening at Elysée Restaurant & Bar.
Wahaca serves up some of the tastiest Mexican street food that you'll find in a large radius of Soho. This isn't greasy burritos or cheap tortilla chips, this is authentic and fresh Mexican grub that's packed full of flavour. We're talking freshly made guac with lime juice and coriander, slow-cooked pork topped with a red onion relish & habanero chillies, and sweet potato and feta taquitos. To wash it down? Tequila of course.
One of the most decadent places to eat in the area, Six Storeys is a Soho restaurant with more than just charm. From their cocktail bar down to their luxurious dining, people head to this space for some of the finest meals in the city.
After an American dining experience in Soho? We know the perfect place on Ganton Street. Make your way to The Diner where you’ll find a venue that harks back to the classic 1950s diner scene, as hungry guests choose between all-day breakfasts, buttermilk pancakes, hotdogs and all kinds of hamburgers. What’s the booze like, though? The Diner also features a good spread of beers as well as boozy shakes and award-winning teas spiked with all kinds of spirits.
Deep in the heart of Soho, Yoshiaki is a subterranean restaurant bar in London mixing up Modern European dishes with a cool, entertaining atmosphere with in-house DJs providing the backdrop to your meal. There's a dedicated bar area, an open kitchen and a luxuriant style to this space with its split level set-up and sharing influenced menu.
Injecting a dose of modern day London into traditional Chinese dim sum, Opium offers contemporary additions to older staples. Another of our favourite restaurants in Soho, this might be one of the best restaurants in London for dim sum. An ideal spot to impress a date, catch up with friends over a spot of dinner, or simply to enjoy a couple of drinks with friends, this is one of recommended restaurants in Soho.
Inamo really does take the biscuit for the most unique of all our recommended restaurants in Soho. Boasting a wonderfully innovative concept as its centrepiece, whereby the ordering system is beamed directly onto the table, Inamo is unmatched in creativity. Always a popular choice, Inamo Soho is one of the best restaurants in London for oriental-fusion style dishes.
Sun 13 & Canons' kitchen is run by head chef, Asma Khan - one of the rising stars of London’s food scene thanks to her exceptional Mughlai cuisine. Here, she's created an extraordinary menu of dishes based on family recipes stemming from the royal kitchens of India. Head down to enjoy exciting, authentic North Indian cooking like never before - dishes include Chicken Rezala, Shorshe Chingri and Venison Kofta.