Pop Up Restaurants in London 2017
The London pop ups scene is so strong in London that restaurants have disbanded with concrete locations, and are coming up with ever unique dining destinations in the city. Heralded for its foodie scene, and brimming with edible innovators, some of the best pop up restaurants are right here, in London! Whether you're in search of alfresco eats, food-loving pop up bars or tasty secret hideaways, we've got a run down of the greatest and latest pop ups in London. Goodbye chains, hello incredible pop up restaurants in London.
Last updated on 18th August 2017
Taking inspiration from Erith Lighthouse’s riverside location on the border of London and Kent, seventeen dinners by seventeen chefs will fuse together their personal styles and London’s exciting food culture to create original meals.
Head to Flotsam and Jetsam cafe in Tooting Bec and experience a supper club that's centred around seasonal ingredients and simple recipes. Led by Jess and Emma from Spread catering services, the event will revolve around a delicious 3-course dinner, made completely out of fresh, seasonal ingredients. Expect a night of mind-blowing flavours and great company.
Bored of modernity and looking for an immersive dining experience in London that can hark back to days gone by. Join the Candlelight Club as you not only immerse yourself in a truly vintage world, there's dining and live entertainment to boot.
Refusing to bow down to boring brunch events in the city? Of course, it just so happens to be one of the biggest pop-up restaurants in London. Brought to you by the Hip Hop Brunch team, get set for a whirlwind of music, karaoke and brunch dishes alongside drinks aplenty.
This is your chance to feast like a wizard or witch throughout August and September as the Library presents a decadent seven course Harry Potter Feast. Don your best house uniform and get let the magic begin.
Say no to dodgy BBQs! At the BBQ club, you are treated to six courses of delicious food in a beautiful split-level restaurant beside the South Bank of the Thames. But if you feel a bit emasculated by your lack of barbequing prowess, don’t worry as you’ll be assisting the chef in basting and grilling your own food.
For a truly memorable experience in London, head to Bethnal Green's Pill Box Kitchen and enjoy all the great flavours on offer at a Brazilian supper club. Run by Luciana Berry and Julio Ketteley, the event will revolve around a 5-course meal, featuring traditional recipes that have all been reimagined and created using authentic ingredients from Brazil. Expect seasoned cuts of grilled meat, fresh seafood plates and a few culinary surprises from this fun supper club in London.
Mastercard's Priceless Cities returns to London this July, hosting a suave Italian feast that couples authentic dishes with complementing wine. The event will take place at Stevie Parle's Palatino restaurant in Clerkenwell. As with every Priceless Cities event, Mastercard customers will be spoiled, with priority booking and a complimentary drinks package on the night.
Come to the StreetFood clash to have some delicious food from around the world supplied by top street food traders. Expect cocktails, retro games and Djs.
The renowned Literary Club are back in the capital this August, taking their love of hosting supper clubs themed around famous novels to the next level. This summer, all their attention turns to E. H. Shepard's The Wind in the Willows. Alongside a welcome drink on arrival, guests will be treated to a great 5-course dinner, with each course subtly referencing the novel and its characters.
Come and enjoy the culinary tastes of Nigerian food with moyoLondon’s fun supper club. You’ll be treated to six delicious courses as well as a welcome drink on the night.
The Paul Jaboulet Aine UK sommelier Charlotte will be leading a thrilling wine tasting at B'acino in London, showcasing 6 of the finest bottles the vineyard has to offer. Alongside teaching guests all about the complex making process that goes into each drink, the team will be serving a selection of delicious dishes, all of which have been paired with a particular wine to highlight each bottle's distinctive flavour.
At Beauty and the Feast you are invited to enchanted castle to feast amongst the cursed staff within, who have prepared a meal to beat all meals. Expect to tuck into a three-course feast as your fairy hostess guides you through, and as the fairy tale we all know descends into complete and utter chaos.
Billy and Jack from Masterchef are taking their fun supper club to the Southbank Centre this summer. The pair were known for their cheeky, inventive characters and have translated that to their creative dishes. Best of all, they've teamed up with Silent Pool Gin to serve great cocktails alongside each plate of food. Head down on the weekend to enjoy their quirky brunch or tuck into dinner during the week at this quirky London pop-up.
Six of the most talented chefs in the UK are facing off in six courses, using billy goat meat as their key ingredient, and it’s up to you to decide who wins. Each course is expertly paired with a wine selected by their group sommelier. There will also be a live auction with proceeds going to charity Action Against Hunger – as well as a portion of the ticket price.
Head to the San Daniele restaurant in North London and enjoy a supper club that revolves around delicious thai-inspired insect dishes. Infused with a number of traditional spices and ingredients, the event will also offer guests a chance to taste a variety of cocktails created by Tomas Lenko from Strongman's Tipples, all themed around insects. Anyone for a grasshopper?
Discover the flavours of the different regions of Mexico as you feast on a delicious six course Mexican meal celebrating traditional cuisine.
Come to the Hamptons pop up bar for the ultimate summer vibes, complete with summer beach interiors, cocktails like frozen watermelon martinis, and a delicious food menu filled with lobster rolls, oysters, crab and more.