Best Food Events in London
London has so much to offer for everyone's individual tastes (both in food and style!). From cabaret to afternoon tea, and burlesque to fancy dinner dances, we have selected the most inspiring, absorbing and enchanting events. So why not ditch the take-away pizza and make your meal memorable? Here is our recommended list of the best food events in London.
Last updated on 20th July 2017
Perfect for any Harry Potter fans out there, the elegant private members club, The Library, is hosting a Hogwarts-themed supper club this August and September. After enjoying a butterbeer cocktail on arrival, guests will be treated to seven stunning courses, all with subtle references to the Harry Potter story. Dress in your best Hogwarts outfit and be sure to catch your train at platform 9 3/4.
ROOTED are known for their delicious and nutritious food and they're combining it with a unique event this January. Start your morning with a Rumble class by 1 Rebel before ROOTED put on a Vinyasa yoga class and then feed you their delicious goodies.
The Literary Club are back with a bang this August, hosting a Wind In The Willows themed supper club featuring references to all your favourite children's characters. With a welcome cocktail on arrival and 5 courses of great British food, this event promises to be both a Ratty Riverside Picnic and a Banquet in Toad Hall at the same time.
The Hanger SW6 in Fulham opens up its secret underground bar this January, offering West London's brunch mad crowds a bottomless feast like no other. The team will serve two delicious courses of amazing brunch food, including a hearty steak and eggs offering, alongside glass after glass of ice cold prosecco and fiery Bloody Mary. How better to clear your head on a Saturday morning?
Bottomless brunches don’t get more delicious than Hanger SW6’s bank holiday feast. Along with unlimited prosecco and Bloody Marys, you’ll get to feast on a steak roast, including beef fat roast potatoes, charred & ember roasted vegetables, a Yorkshire pudding and more.
Pizza and cocktail-loving Margaritas are back - and they're hosting their next rowdy pop-up affair from a new, bigger home; London Fields Brewery. Your £12 ticket guarantees a cheese-drenched margherita pizza AND a deliciously-punchy bespoke margarita cocktail. And as if that wasn't enough, you'll also get entry into the after-party, fuelled by devilishly-charming London DJs, Handsome Inferno.
It’s not often that you’re encouraged to eat delicious food, drink bottomless drinks and sing along to your favourite childhood, fairy tale songs – but this is the opportunity put in front of you! A fabulous theatrical troupe will be singing the songs while you are both encouraged to dress up and sing with them. With prizes for best dressed, this will be the most magical brunch of your life.
It's back and it's bigger than ever, London Wing Fest celebrates the mighty buffalo wing with a whole two days of events. Head to the Printworks to try some of the best wings in London, munch your way through various vendor's wares and listen to cracking live music as you go.
Thursday FEASTS are bringing a whole heap of deliciousness to Greenwich as swanky venue Craft hosts a monthly supper club. The evening will be a delicious mix of different ingredients and cooking techniques, from whole smoking a lamb through to seven courses of vegetarian fare.
Some of the biggest names in BBQ street food are going head-to-head with nothing but fire, secret sauces and big slabs of meat… and you’re invited to eat it! Wash it down with some great cocktails, there’s retro gaming competitions to keep you entertained and the DJs will be spinning all day.
Taking over Flotsam and Jetsam café in Tooting Bec, Jess and Emma from Spread catering service are hosting a supper club like no other. Starting with welcomes cocktails, the event will revolve around a stunning 3-course dinner, made using only the freshest ingredients the two chefs can get their hands on.
Taking place in London's original rock n roll hotel, Sanctum Soho, this bottomless brunch is a great way to kick off your weekend shenanigans. The venue will invite in DJ Edward Adoo to soundtrack the event, there will be delicious brunch plates and best of all, bottomless prosecco.
Inspired by the spicy, smokey flavours of the South, Hip Hop brunch offers it's guests a chance to try a slice of Texan life at their Saturday brunch. Celebrating all things Hip Hop related and with a urban karaoke session, this isn't your typical Saturday brunch. The compelling menu includes mouth-watering starters, such as lemon and chilli chicken wings, and even better mains, like the buttermilk-spiced fried chicken thighs.
Neverland is bringing the fun of the seaside to London with a Thameside white sand beach complete with some of London's best foodie offerings. Grab burgers from Duck Truck, cheesy goodness from Le Rac Shack and Mexican inspired cuisine from Taco Dave.
Head to Arch 65 in South London and take part in a supper club that showcases pre-Roman British food at its best. Revolving around a hearty 5-course dinner, the event features dishes that were eaten in Britain before the Roman's seized control; think wild vegetables, fresh fish and wild game.
Sing, dance, drink and dine – that’s the philosophy at Aquum’s Bottomless Brunch. Eat some of their delicious food, drink unlimited prosecco and then it’s time to play. They have Jenga, Twister, Articulate and a ball pit so you can be a big kid at their prosecco brunch.
Two greats are joining forces as Ma'Plucker in Soho put on delicious brunch. The Central London venue is pimping things up with a whole roast chicken that comes served with two bases, fries, mini doughnuts and washed down with bottomless bubbles.
Celebrating the holiest of matrimony's, The Draft House on Charlotte Street are bringing together big olde burgers and craft beer to give you one hearty, no messin' about boozy brunch. Forget the bottomless prosecco, what you want is a dirty 28-day dry-aged Scottish Aberdeen Angus burger and a round of six craft beers. And that's just what you'll get right here.
Sitting prettily with one of the best views of the London South Bank is the BBQ Club, one of the best food events in London. Not only do you get to feast on six-courses of gorgeous BBQ food, you’ll help the chef baste and grill it while relaxing in a fun and friendly environment.
Head to Broadgate Circle in the City of London on Sunday 16th July and witness the capital's top chefs all battle it out to win the coveted Slider Decider Championship title. Serving mini-burgers fresh off the grill, the line-up of chefs will be rotating on a number of slider stations, showing off their quirkiest slider recipes.
Whoever thought to bring together drinking, pizza en masse and throwing darts at an electronic scoring darts board is an absolute genius and we thank them greatly. Without them, none of this would be possible. SO without further ado we invite you to experience how Flight Club do brunch. HINT: it features all of the above (darts, prosecco and pizza). Food events in London just went next level.
Fridays are feasting at Empress Market, delivering you two dishes of Karachi folk cuisine and a drink of prosecco, wine, beer or soft drink for only £15. Come for the value yet delicious food, stay for the New Orleans party atmosphere the pervades the whole venue.
Join this unique brunch to learn more about foraging and how to safely eat from London's parks. Join an expert as they teach you about different things you can pick, before heading back to renowned Scottish restaurant Mac & Wild for a filling breakfast.
Head over to Maida Vale in West London for a delicious evening that will stuff you with both food and beer. The Elgin is inviting Wild Beer Co from Somerset to water you, while the restaurants chefs are preparing a delicious British feast.
What better than a roast dinner with lashings of gravy, piles of vegetables and hearty cuts of meat? A roast that is accompanied by live jazz, that's what! The Honor Oak in Forest Hill is jazzing up their Sundays with epic Sunday dinners and a cracking show of live music.
Old Street’s table tennis hangout is now doing bottomless brunch, where you’ll be able to take in a relaxed Sunday featuring pizza, prosecco and ping-pong. There’s no smashed avocado here, instead you’ll be feasting on unlimited slices of specialty brunch pizzas - paired with bottomless prosecco of course - and picking up a paddle for a few games in between mouthfuls. It’s an alternative brunch that offers loads of fun, and there’s music from the DJs at Hoxton Radio!
The 90s Brunch offers a daytime event brimming with nostalgic merriment. Taking you backstreet back in time, revel in the glory of this decade with a brunch spread of 90s inspired treats, washed down with bottomless Mimosas for an hour. There’s a full-on 90s dress up box, prizes for the winners of the lip-sync battles and a floor-slaying playlist of the most poppin’ classic tunes of the decade.
Celebrating all the beauty of the traditional weekend roast dinner, Hanger SW6 open their doors every Sunday to London's many food enthusiasts. Using only the freshest ingredients around, the chefs plate up a delicious steak, served with roast trimmings, and a traditional British dessert to all their guests.
To celebrate the Swedish summer tradition of Kräftpremiär, Aquavit will be recreating the festival. Known as the crayfish festival, guests will be treated to mounds of traditional crayfish, Swedish food, song sheets and bibs to recreate the experience.
Gastrovino in Chelsea holds itself to the highest standards and always strives to achieve the highest level of authenticity that it can with regards to the Italian food it serves. To prove to Londoners that aperitivo is not just cocktails at night but instead a chance to unwind with wine and food after work, the team invite the city into their restaurant every Wednesday night. With live music, delicious food and even better wine on offer, this is the perfect way to decompress after a long day at work.
There’s no greater food event than a celebration of chicken wings! At Grand Union Chancery Lane, you can tuck into unlimited chicken wings, choosing from classic, zesty or fiery flavours. Then you can wash it all down with happy hour drinks all day.
How about, instead of your standard brunch fare, you had two hours of bottomless frozen margaritas, frozen tequila coladas and Mexican Kir Royale, while having a proper Mexican fiesta? You can get all of that while a live band and other Latin performers keep you entertained, and you can feast on a delicious three-course meal of Mexican food.
Learn exactly how to pair wine and cheese at the relaxed, fun event. Through five delicious pairings, guests will learn all about how the different flavours work through stories and relaxed, conversational questions. If you love cheese, wine and good company, this is the event for you.
With three courses of delicious food, unlimited beer and wine, live entertainment and plenty of surprises, The Vaults in Waterloo are immersing you deep into another world. Head to the historic spot this winter to get lost in the tale of Beauty and the Beast in this supper club with a difference.
For an experience you're not likely to forget in a hurry, head to the San Daniele in North London and take part in Eat Grub, a pop-up event that celebrates eating insects. With the help of chef Seb Holmes, the event will serve a number of thai-inspired dishes, all created using tasty insects. Enjoy a delicious meal worm dish or crunch down on a few tasty cockroaches.
Set yourself up on The Windmill Mayfair's rooftop this summer as they pack picnic hampers full of delicious treats including scotch eggs, pies and brownies. Sipsmith are joining in the fun too as their master mixologists whip you up three delicious drinks.
Bintang is hosting a bottomless brunch that hip-hop fans will want to go to. With a two-course meal, two hours of bottomless mimosas, and even a game of two of hip-hop bingo, you’ll be more than entertained, but afterwards they’re serving up design-your-own cocktails for just £5.
Spice up your brunch with bottomless cocktails and drinks at Mabel's in Covent Garden this Saturday. The quirky spot is putting their spin on proceedings with 90 minutes of bottomless prosecco, espresso martinis and Aperol spritz, among others, as well as putting on live music and delicious breakfast plates.
All aboard! This canal cruise comes with a bit of a difference, as they combine afternoon tea with fish & trips to create a weirdly British affair. Meanwhile, you will sail from Camden Locks through Regents Park and London Zoo, to the tree-lined paths of Primrose Hill.
Enjoy dinner with a difference and maybe meet someone special at Maybmore Interactive. Guests will enjoy a three course dinner in an elegant dining room before taking part in an exclusive virtual reality experience, where you are able to show off your creativity in the ground-breaking Tilt Brush game. Share a new experience, eat a fantastic dinner and maybe meet someone new.
Head to the Crab Tavern for a bottomless brunch of delicious seafood. Not only do you get three courses ranging from crab burgers to seafood skewers and crab benedict, but you have the option to bolt on free-flowing soft drinks or alcoholic drinks too.
Food events in London do not get sweeter than this. If you are a lover of all things chocolate, then you’ll adore a MyChocolate event. Not only does it feature the milky goodness we all treasure, they also combine playful creativity, charm and a commitment to service to create a night you’ll never forget.
Having already taken London's nightlife scene by storm, the Reggae Brunch team are planning their biggest summer yet. Combining the delicious flavours of Caribbean brunch food with the fun of bottomless cocktails and the leg-shaking vibe of reggae music, this pop-up event will leave you with a bursting belly and a head full of great reggae tunes.
Mastercard's Priceless Cities is hosting a feast of stunning food that's been paired with various wines and cocktails at the Palatino restaurant in Clerkenwell. Revolving around a delicious Italian feast that highlights Rome's culinary history, Mastercard customers will be given priority booking and a complimentary drinks package on the night.
Explore new age Nordic cooking at this unique supper club. Their chef utilises old Viking cooking techniques and enhances them with gourmet tricks to create a delicious, seasonal, locally and ethically sourced Nordic meal.
Taking place in cutesy Balham cafe Brother Marcus, this supper club will be cooking up five different Burmese dishes. Hosted by a professional chef, the evening will include goodies such as a prawn salad and punchy chicken coconut curry.
Get ready to up your dinner party game at this Dim Sum masterclass, as the team at Chinese Cricket Club Restaurant teach you how to make some delicious dim sum. Things kick off with a talk on the history of the Chinese dish, before you watch the chef work his magic and then lets you loose.
The Chinese Cricket Club are inviting you to a series of nights celebrating Chinese food and music. Not only will you be served food from an award-winning chef, you’ll listen to the soothing sounds of multi-talented musician Joanna Qiu.
The team at Total Over Dough are not holding back this summer. hosting two events that are certain to be highlights of your year. Guests will be treated to slice after slice of delicious pizza, all the ice-cold cocktails they can handle and will get to see live DJ sets by some of London's freshest producers. Dance into the evening and enjoy stunning flavours at this fun event in London.
Ma' Plucker turns things up to eleven each Thursday, hosting an evening of bottomless birds and booze. Alongside all the beer, prosecco or margarita, guests will be able to dig into as much chipotle-marinated chicken as their stomachs can handle. Better still, the entire evening is 70s-themed, so there'll be loud outfits and fun disco tunes played throughout.
Head to Voltaire as they serve up a traditional afternoon tea with all your favourites, including a choice of 24 different teas, canapes, sandwiches and cakes.
Cocktails, multiple courses of hearty lunch food and an after party capable of rivalling any - must be the Lock-in Lunch. Starting with a cocktail welcome in the basement, guests will then be lead upstairs to the restaurant area. Once the multi-course dinner has been cleared, the after-party kicks into action; the resident DJs will be playing all your favourite party tracks while the bar continues to serve ice-cold drinks throughout the evening. Trust us, there aren't many daytime events in London as fun as this.
Round off the month with a delicious supperclub. Head chef of Jam Tree Chelsea has devised a wonderful two-course Caribbean feast and accompanied it with bottomless Mount Gay Polo Club Punch. How else can you round off a month?
Start your weekends off right with Ball Brothers in Mayfair. Join the central London spot as they put their twist on all things brunch with delicious breakfast plates and 90 minutes of bottomless cocktails in their swish restaurant.
Fill your Saturday boots with a healthy dose of Champagne and brunch style foods at Villandry St James's for just £40. Saturdays are made for indulgent goodies so this is the perfect remedy to your Friday night hangover or your weekend activity pangs. Bubbles and brunch at a beautiful venue? Check! Why not try their Unlimited Prosecco Brunch too?
Bringing all things apple-y to the city comes this epic weekend festival at Shoreditch Park. Join The Great British Apple Festival for cider, live music, apple bobbing, hog roasts and plenty more this summer.
She's here, she's fabulous, get used to it. Tina Turner Tea Lady is the one and only host at a whole new brunch craze that is taking Clapham by storm. The Candlemaker invite you down to experience their Steamy Bingo Bottomless Brunch which is set to be one fun food event in London complete with nonsense, mayhem and general debauchery.