One of Belgravia's most admired public houses, The Orange is one of the best London pubs now open for business. Book in to their luxe dining space for a feast of delicious gastro grub, alongside breakfasts, wood-fried pizzas and a selection of excellent beers.
The London Restaurants Now Taking Table Bookings
Lockdown has taken its toll on the hospitality industry, as London restaurants remained empty of the joy, bustle and plates that have made it one of the finest cities in the world for food... until now. With rumours of opening potentially available to those with social distancing measures in place, we want to share the London restaurants now taking future table bookings in the hope that they'll be able to welcome you back once July 4th rolls around.
*please note, opening scenarios will be dictated by both government and venue, so please stay safe, stay in contact with the restaurant you've been requested a table for and be conscious of the impact you have on people around you when leaving home for these bookings.
With a menu that includes tandoori chicken chops, smoked aubergine bharta and goat shawarma biriyani alongside cocktail like the simha spritz which pairs vodka with mango, bergamot, lemon, basil and prosecco, it goes without saying that Farzi Café should be on your post-lockdown list.
One of the most stunning new openings in the city is looking ahead to a post-lockdown scenario and taking bookings as 14 Hills are switching up shift patterns, adding electronic menus and introducing contactless payments to keep diners safe.
Because let's be honest, we're not going on holiday any time soon, why not make your brunch antics after lockdown a tropical experience? Coming at you from July 11th with fruity cocktails and tasty grub, Cottons in Notting Hill is the perfect way to have a dose of travel without leaving London.
One of Covent Garden's most iconic restaurants, Tuttons is back open for business this summer. Head down to their market-adjacent plot for the chance to tuck into a delicious menu of classic European fare while taking in the sights of Central London.
Live music aficionados and champions of all things Americana, The Blues Kitchen are reopening their doors this July 4th for food and drink bookings where you can get back to the big London burgers we all know and love. Check out the rest of their sites for more bookings on DesignMyNight too.
Get ready for views like no other as party restaurant Madison returns to business this July 4th, overlooking the historic St.Pauls. Not only opening with a two day party in tow, you can now enjoy brunch and more at the luxe London spot.
Lost Boys Pizza have been keeping people in charcoal pizza for nearly the majority of lockdown thanks to their delivery service, but this July, it's back to business for the beloved vampire-themed pizzeria as they start to welcome diners this month.
Vinoteca is gearing up to open a whole host of London sites, from its Farringdon locale, to venues in Chiswick, Marylebone and The City. Scout out your nearest and make your reservation for the chance to get stuck into their extensive selection of gorgeous wines alongside paired plates.
A restaurant London knows all too well for its stunning interiors, potted cacti and gorgeous outdoor dining scenario, No.197 Chiswick Fire Station are back taking bookings from July 7th, so don't miss out on your chance to join them on their return.
If your dim sum cravings are at an all time high Ping Pong are back to fill that doughy hole. Opening their restaurants again on 4th July, you can enjoy happy hour weekdays (with cocktails from as little as £4) alongside dim sum classics and more.
One of East London's best bars is back and taking table bookings once more, Coupette specialises in high quality cocktails that are expertly made and simply served, inspired by the French. It's sure to become one of the most popular destinations for post-lockdown tipples.
Remember what it felt like to chow down on egg-topped cachapas, delicious arepas and tres leches with mojitos and Venezuelan-style sours to wash it all down? Arepa & Co is turning that memory into a reality as the Haggerston hangout returns this month.
Scarlett Green is back baby! Not only is the Soho favourite welcoming you with Aussie coffee, bottomless brunch, lunchtime salads and evening plates, but also Insta-worthy interiors and dishes that'll please everyone from vegans and veggies to meat-eaters.
A pizza and brunch spot in Brixton renowned for its cocktails, industrial interiors and late night vibes, Canova Hall is set for an exciting return to business as they're ready to take brunch and dinner bookings from 4th July.
Mark your return to restaurants in London with a trip to premium wine spot, Humble Grape. Whether you're booking in for bottles in Battersea or hoping to dine in Islington, these guys are more than excited to welcome you back come 4th July.
London's best boat bar is back to bring a much-needed slice of summer to Hackney Wick. Head over to their canalside mooring for the chance to sun yourself in their newly-refurbished garden space, or take to the deck for Sunday roasts and espresso martinis.
This sky-high favourite is looking ahead to a July return as Jin Bo Law (complete with stunning views over the city and Shard alike) will be inviting guests for rooftop cocktails and delicious plates alongside the belting London sunshine.
Looking for chilled out places to eat after lockdown? Head to Belgravia where The Thomas Cubitt is bringing its farm to fork ethos to life through stuffed courgette flower, beer-marinated aubergine burgers and White Park beef tartare paired with bone marrow.
The Hoxton Southwark isn't just coming at you with one of the most beautiful rooftop restaurants in London, they're coming at you with newly opened table bookings too, as they mark a return to business on July 10th with gorgeous sunshine tables brimming with seafood.