Summer Restaurants in London

If there's two things this city can do it's food and views - so it makes sense that we should be combining the two? From sky-high bars to riverside restaurants, London is replete with gorgeous outside locations to get your eat on, and so we've taken it upon ourselves to round up the very best. Get to know the best restaurants in London to eat outside, because alfresco dining has never looked so good.

Last updated on 31st October 2019




Aviary

269 user reviews 4

Christmas in January

Sitting high above The City, this rooftop terrace on Finsbury Square brings you one of London's most sought after dining destinations. Stake out a place in the sun and enjoy a meal befitting the views with lamb rump, Peterhead cod, and miso roast cauliflower.

El Vino Blackfriars

72 user reviews 4

Bottomless Brunch and 1 other offer

With an enourmous outdoor terrace stretching towards the city, El Vino's Blackfriars location has got your post-work drinking and dining all wrapped up. Grab a table one evening and tuck into a selection of delicious tapas and sharing boards, along with a glass or two from their extensive wine list.

Hush Mayfair

127 user reviews 5

No minimum spend in Hush Private Dining Rooms

A shape-shifting space in the heart of Mayfair, Hush likes to keep its courtyard fresh with seasonal changes to both the menu and look of the place. Head down this season for the chance to experience their Art Nouveau-inspired botanical paradise, complete with delicious small plates, hearty mains and Perrier-Jouët Champagne by the glass. 

Gun

71 user reviews 4

Friday Free Cocktail Deal and 3 other offers

A rustic yet elegant spot in Docklands, The Gun's outside dining area brings you one of the best views of the O2 Arena in the whole city. Alongside some delicious seasonal British plates, an excellent wine list and some top-notch cocktails, you can enjoy the sights of the river flowing past you.