Pop Up Restaurants in London 2016
The London pop ups scene is 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 26th October 2016
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.
Promising an immersive eating out experience that combines theatre, music and food, Dandy Dining is nothing short of a sumptuous feast for all the senses. Dig out your jackets, dresses, suits and shoes and prepare for a night full of tasty food and merriment, with a tuba solo from Sasha Koushk-Jalali (London Symphony Orchestra) and a five-course meal prepared by the celebrated head chef Lukasz Kielbasinski.
When you indulge in those flavoursome Mexican morsels do you always head towards the taco menu first? If you're a hound for these bite-size bites why not join a pop-up restaurant in London this Autumn that boasts the very best in taco flavours every Tuesday at The Joker of Penton Street.
Returning to London for four dates is UNA, the sought-after dining experience by chef Martin Milesi. Taking place in St Pancras Clock Tower, 12 diners are invited to sit around one table to eat their way through a six-course tasting menu inspired by Latin America.
Often told not to play with your food? Christabel certainly wont be breathing down your neck for it. Inviting guests to her secret pop up restaurant in London, head on down for cutesy plates, cocktails and hands on action all night long.
You know what goes great with jazz? Dinner. And you know what goes great with dinner? Jazz. Join The Elmore Jam for both this Autumn as their unique supper club descends on the city for a roster of gastro plates and stunning live music.
Celebrating the bounteous Autumn harvest, the Homegrown Seasonal supper club offers a refreshing evening for South London's many foodies. With 5 courses of the freshest seasonal fruits and vegetables, and all the craft cocktails and fine wine you could ask for, the event will take place at the iconic Pop Brixton and will bring together foodies from all over London.
This London pop-up restaurant is taking place in Walthamstow throughout autumn. Organised by Pedro Passinhas, a chef who has trained at Le Cordon Bleu and worked at many Michelin-Starred restaurants, Denim N' Dine is taking place in a denim atelier. The tasting menu will feature Pedro's unique tastes and is served round a big wooden table.
As the sun sets on London and you're feeling more peckish than ever, there's only one thing for it: Tokunbo's Kitchen. Not only a heart, social dining experience of Nigerian dishes and charm, their supper club also comes in support of Curry For Change.
Looking for an immersive dining experience in London that's set to impress you and your friends alike? Get familiar with the French Resistance as you not only toil with actors and set the underground scene, you're set for course-led dining in an interesting location.
Enjoy a five-course meal designed by a Michelin-starred chef and one of the loveliest views of London at Urban Coterie's supper club. The event is taking place in Shoreditch and will be an intimate and special occasion with space for 20 people to enjoy dishes such as Cornish Cod and Denham Venison.
Food pop-up The Hungry Pigs are going Christmasy this December in Clapton as they put on another of their delicious feasts. Expect to dine on prime cuts of meat beautifully cooked, have a welcome cocktail and join in the social atmosphere on their communal tables.
Voted as the 6th best pop-up in the world just last year, it’s kind of a big deal when POPdown announce their latest plans… catch them overlooking Borough Market, as they invite foodie lovers in for a seasonal, 5-course tasting menu inspired by the market traders and their produce. Tuck into this Asian-styled banquet complemented by craft beers, wines and bespoke cocktails from the custom-built ground floor bar.
Coming to Battersea for one month is Venturin, a unique pop-up serving food from the Dalmatian coast. A Croatian chef will cook 28 guests a delicious and authentic menu each night, using traditional recipes and flavours straight from the Adriatic.
Indulge in the fun of Oktoberfest at Herman Ze German in Fitzrovia as they bring the fun of the fair to London. Using traditional German meats, the bar has created a sharing board full of wurst, schnitzel and pork belly speck. There will be a stein of Bavarian beer to help you wash it down or if that's not your bag, go for one of their delectable cocktails.
What with it being Autumn and the perfect season to harvest, there's a pop up restaurant in London making light of just that. Returning to the DVINE Cellars this winter, Jimmy Garcia is bringing about a menu of foraged ingredients and seasonal food that are set to impress.