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 30th March 2017
Operation Red Rocket is offering you a spectacular retro-dining experience. You’re invited into an alternate 1965, and the British National Space Laboratory is asking for courageous diners to explore and colonise mars. You’ll be greeted by your space engineer host, who will guide you through an evening of scientific testing, an international five-course menu and cocktails.
Brother Marcus in Balham is taking their delicious home cooked food one step further and inviting in some of London's finest chefs to put on supper clubs. Head to the South London cafe to stuff yourself with everything from Yorkshire puds through to a Mexican bonanza.
This beginners urban foraging session not only promises a tour around the beautiful and bountiful Hackney Marshes, it also encompasses coffees, chats and light snacks back at Shane's on Canalside using the ingredients you've found along the way.
Based just a stone's throw away from Old Street Roundabout, Urban Coterie is hosting a glamours cocktail and dinner session for 5 lucky guests. With one night in March dedicated to Pinkster Gin and another evening in April focussing on Havana Club rum, guests will be served 3 cocktails on the night, each of which has been paired with a delicious cocktail.
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.
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.
Stop dreaming about it, it’s time to feast on fondue like you’ve always wanted to at Fondue Lodge Alpine Themed pop-up experience. Diners will be treated to a set menu of a starter of your choice alongside both cheese and chocolate fondue. There will be some amazing live music and complimentary Schanpps served throughout, which really drives the après-ski experience home.
Supper clubs don’t get more exclusive than UNA, where twelve diners will get the chance to eat in St Pancras Clock Tower! Inspired by the rich cultural diversity of Argentine Cuisine, guests will feast on a six course tasting menu. They’ll also receive a welcome cocktail, complimentary wine from Argento Winery and Garzon Wines, as well as the chance to eat within St Pancras Chambers.
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.
The team at the Social Pantry Cafe in South London are pairing up with the baking experts at Pearl & Groove for one night only this April, hosting a great supper club that's sure to draw in London's foodies. Revolving around 4 courses of delicious food, guests will be treated to a welcome drink and some nibbles on arrival, before sinking into their chairs for the night and enjoying everything Alex Head - the head chef - has to offer.
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!
Drink Shop Do are hosting bottomless brunch including four rounds of their infamous Indeedy Musical Bingo. With unlimited bubbles, Bloody Marys and bagels, you’ll get to compete for a load of fun prizes ranging from sandwich toasters to inflatable bananas. Afterwards, stay around for their amazing slow-jam afterparty!
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.
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.
Mommi know how to spoil us on a Sunday, just when you need some comforting, they come along with a blooming delicious Sunday lunch with Peruvian dishes such as roast Achiote chicken and suckling pig with a salsa. Go wild and add the bottomless booze option for a perfect Sunday afternoon.
Indulge in a night of luxury food as the Pillars Restaurant embark on a night of delicious food. Guests are introduced to the food before feasting on a delectable four course meal. While eating, screens across the venue will stream into the kitchen, where guests can watch as the professional chefs will talk them through the flavours and the process of making the dish. Wine expertly paired with the flavours are available.
The London Beer Lab are really putting your senses to the test this May, hosting a blind food tasting event that's certain to leave a lasting impression on you. Featuring 6 different courses - with both vegan and vegetarian options available on requests - guests will be forced to approach tasting new food from a completely different angle. Expect punchy flavours and a few thrilling surprises.
If you like your afternoon with a healthy side of delicious cocktails and stylish interiors then head to Hackney-based Map Maison. The cocktail spot are serving afternoon tea, complete with piles of nibbles including mini cheese burgers and tasty pastries.
Dine in sophistication as the Covent Garden Hotel’s Fortune Room is opening its door for an elegant supper club. Guests will be treated to a three course meal, as well as canapes, that are expertly paired with wines from Domaine Fernand & Laurent Pillot, found in the Burgundy region in France.
Following on from a sell-out success in 2016, London's tastiest pizza pop-up pros return for another Margarita cocktail and delicious Margherita pizza affair. Your £10 tickets gets you entry, plus one whole pizza, and one specially-created signature cocktail too. Stick around for the after party, hosted by devilishly charming London DJs, Handsome Inferno.
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.
Head towards West London and take part in a truly spectacular immersive theatre/ dinner party that's sure to leave an impression on you. Hosted by Mr and Mrs Smith, guests will be sat down at the table, before being introduced to a number of quirky, intriguing characters. Celebrating the work of the famous playwright Eugene Ionesco, this unpredictable dinner party will twist and snake in a number of different directions.
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.
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.
Dead Dolls House is cordially inviting you to a feast in celebration of the infamous Roman god Bacchus! This means guests will be able to indulge in a decadent, Philippines-inspired four-course menu, paired with a glass of wine with each course. They’ll also receive a welcome cocktail and a cocktail afterwards to wash it all down.
The team at the Windmill are pairing up with one of Greenwich's most famous beer makers to offer Londoner's a great beer and food pairing menu. Serving all their famous pies and seasoned meats, this Central London venue will present each guest with 5 great beers and 5 great dishes, all packing a punch in terms of flavours.
Inspiring Chefs is a series of cooking classes and eating events that incorporate flavours from across the globe. Learn how to cook the cuisine of Cameroon in a unique class located in Brixton or travel the world through an eight-course tasting menu that involves four different chefs.
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.
Can drink really enhance the flavour of food? That’s the belief here, as The Hydrant team up with Gipsy Hill Brewing Company to bring the worlds of beer and food together at last. Expect a four course meal paired expertly with four different delicious craft beers.
Looking for one of the most unique food events in London? We think you may have just found it. Join these guys for one of the most unique brunches in the city as you not only gorge on bottomless spaghetti, meatballs and booze, there's a ball pit with over 200,000 balls.
Having worked together under the guidance of Michele Roux Jnr, Raul Diaz and Toby Stuart are now turning their attention to Suppermelier, a food and wine pairing masterclass in South London. With the help of 5 stunning dishes and an arsenal of fine wines, guests will learn all about the art of pairing dishes with complementing wines. Full of surprises and fun facts, this is perfect for your next date night in London.
Red's True Barbecue are hosting a truly debaucherous Easter Sunday celebration this year, inviting guests to enjoy a night of burlesque, beer and BBQ. The event has been created by the renowned burlesque performers Freida Nipple and Saddie Sinner, and will celebrate London's long fascination with all things cabaret. If that wasn't enticing enough, there's plenty of ice cold beer and delicious BBQ food to gorge on. Grab your mates, head down and watch as London's best dancers show off their talents on stage.
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.
Gatsby is throwing one of his infamous parties and this time you're invited. Taking place on a London canal boat, this unique evening will be a mix of three-course meal, cocktails and 1920s dress.
Enter a land of magical deliciousness as Enchanted Afternoon Cocktail Tea turns Broadway Market into a mystical wonderland. Alongside four spellbinding cocktails and one shot that each match the fantastical location, guests will be treated to a selection of sweet and savoury snacks. So step on the floating show room and feast on a selection of unicorn bars, Angel wings, fairy bites, magic bean stew and more!
Head to the vintage-mad Hoxley and Porter and enjoy a delicious 3-course meal, inspired by the dishes served to first-class passengers aboard the Titanic before its fateful sinking. With opulent dishes like lamb gigot and seasoned squab breast, this luxurious event is perfect for anyone looking for a luxurious event in London. If that wasn't enough, there'll also be live music and a great cocktail menu to sink into.
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.
With a reputation for throwing some of the quirkiest parties in town, the team behind Drink Shop Do work alongside Impossible Things Entertainment to plate up a frivolous brunch session full of dancing penguins, hilarious Mad Hatters and a few Lost Boys. Yep, you guessed it, it's a fairytale themed brunch. Sing along to all your favourite ballads, win free shots during the quiz and lose yourself in fond memories of your wonderful youth.
The only way to make bottomless brunch with unlimited prosecco better is to add chicken! Ma Plucker is offering a whole rotisserie chipotle rubbed & roasted chicken, two choices of bases and sauces, and fries. Then to top it off, you’ll get a pot of Ma’s Mini Doughnuts for dessert – now if that’s not a great London food event, what is!?
Love chicken and love having a good time? Get yourself down to Ma’Plucker every Tuesday for Sylvia’s Chick’s Night, where you’ll receive a bucket full of crispy chicken, delicious sides and a wonderful Southern Comfort shrub. But that’s not all: every twenty minutes they’ll be spinning that bingo wheel and reveal a winner of a prize!
For one night only, leading chefs will be paired with five young ex-offenders to prepare a delicious 5-course meal. Key4Life is instrumental in tackling the root causes of reoffending, and now’s your chance to get involved in this tasty supper club – where all the money from the tickets will go to the charity.
Stripey Spanish are coming to Chilango this winter as they teach you the basic of Spanish all while munching on some delicious tacos. The evening will teach you basics of the language as the professional teachers guides you, there's lots of traditional food and the chance to meet a new group of people.
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.
MATR is a Nordic food experience, offering up rustic, regional food that utilises old Viking techniques to create some sensational flavours. With up to 12 people around the table exchanging stories in a fine-dining experience, you’ll receive seven delicious courses, with the option to pair with juices and wines.
The Tanner Warehouse in South London is inviting the city's foodies in for a supper club that's sure to have an impression on you. Sit back and relax while the venue's chief booze engineer and head chef conjure up a menu of tasty dishes and tantalising treats. On the night, guests can expect to try dishes like beef cheek cottage pie, the famous Tanner scotch egg bitings and a rhubarb and custard cream Eton mess.
Ever wondered what it's like to enjoy a civilised meal on the tube? No? Well, you should because now the experience is upon you with The Underground Supper Club, one of London's coolest food events. Step into the carriage without the huff, puff and sweaty commuters and enjoy a delicious 4 course tasting menu complete with a complimentary cocktail.
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?
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.
The Joker of Penton Street in Angel is pulling out all the stops this April, hosting an intriguing supper club revolving around the seven deadly sins. Composed of seven courses (each themed around one of the seven deadly sins) and a few surprises planned on the night, this quirky event is perfect for anyone looking for something different to do in London.
Sobhane is a supper club celebrating everything about Persian cuisine. This brinner club will be delivering courses taken straight from Iran, others are anglicised creations inspired by Israel, Egypt and more. You’ll receive an exclusive welcome cocktail and you can also choose to have expertly paired wines with each course.
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.
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?