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Food & Drink

Explore the City of London’s expanding food and drink scene. From tasty eats on-the-go, to exclusive Michelin star dining. Find options to suit every budget, taste and itinerary.

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1 Lombard Street

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14 Hills

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Andaz London Liverpool Street

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Apex Temple Court Hotel

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Bar Douro City

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Barbican Brasserie by Searcys

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Barbican Kitchen

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Barbican Lakeside Terrace

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Barbican Martini Bar

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Barbie Green

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Beany Green Broadgate

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Black Lacquer

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Bloomberg Arcade

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Bob Bob Ricard

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Bread Street Kitchen & Bar

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Canopy by Hilton London City

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Cento Alla Torre

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Cheese at Leadenhall

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City of London Distillery

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CORD By Le Cordon Bleu

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Cote – at the Barbican

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Dabbers Social Bingo – City

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Dave’s wine bar

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Demon, Wise & Partners

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Dirty Martini St Paul’s

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Do Not Disturb

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Doubletree by Hilton London – Tower of London

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Eastcheap Records

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Eastway Brasserie

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Ekte Nordic Kitchen

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Electric Bar & Diner

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F1 Arcade

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Fazenda Rodizio Bar & Grill

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Fino at Fazenda Bishopsgate

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Florattica Rooftop Bar

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Fortnum & Mason at the Royal Exchange

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Found Restaurant & Bar

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Ginger Lily

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Gordon Ramsay Street Burger

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Gordon Ramsay Street Pizza

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Hawksmoor Guildhall

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Hithe + Seek

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Host Café

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Humble Grape

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Hung, Drawn & Quartered

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Jin Bo Law

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La Scuola Cooking School at Eataly

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Lady Abercorn’s Pub & Kitchen

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Leadenhall Market

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Lina Stores

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Lutyens Grill

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Malibu Kitchen

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Mei Ume

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Mercer Roof Terrace

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Millie’s Lounge

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New Street Square

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Old Spitalfields Market

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One New Change

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Pali Kitchen

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Paradise Green

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Patch East

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Patch St Paul’s

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Paternoster Square

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Ping Pong Bow Bells

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Rake’s Café Bar

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Redemption Roasters

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Rosslyn Coffee – London Wall

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Rosslyn Coffee – Queen Victoria

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Rosslyn Coffee – Tower 42

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Rotunda Bar and Lounge

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Savage Garden

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Searcys at The Gherkin

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Simply Fresh to Go

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Sky Garden

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St Mary-le-Bow

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St. Clare Coffee and Bar

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Straits Bar

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Straits Kitchen

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Street Food Market at The Leadenhall Building

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Ten Trinity Square – La Dame du Pic

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Terra Rossa – St Paul’s

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The Amicable Society of Lazy Ballerinas

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The Anthologist

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Relax on the Barbican's Lakeside Terrace

The Lakeside is the perfect place to relax. Soak up the sunshine surrounded by iconic architecture, wildlife, and plants at this spectacular location in the heart of the Barbican. Enjoy a coffee or some food from the nearby Barbican Kitchen, and enjoying dining al fresco.

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Engel Terrace
20.05.2024 30.09.2024

Engel Terrace

The Royal Exchange
Bringing the spirit of the roaring twenties onto the iconic steps of The Royal Exchange, this pop-up outdoor terrace is open for the summer.
Barbican Lakeside Lounge – Outdoor Terrace
The Barbican Centre’s picnic garden on the Lakeside Terrace is back for summer 2024!
Pan Pacific London Summer Terrace
01.06.2024 29.09.2024

Pan Pacific London Summer Terrace

The Roseblood Terrace on the Plaza brings the essence of Provence's captivating countryside to the middle of the bustling City, and offers an ideal setting for casual lunches, evening drinks and al fresco gatherings.
The Amicable Societies Summer Terrace
The Amicable Societies Summer Terrace combines delicious culinary delights, a festival of sports, and live music and movie screenings.
Summer Markets Paternoster Square and by St Paul’s
Discover cabins serving food and drinks, deckchairs, and a giant LED screen to watch live sports and movies outdoors this summer.

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Offering live jazz music 5 nights a week, sYp is a new venue in the heart of the city offering delicious pizza, coffee and cocktails.
Cote – at the Barbican
French Cuisine served with the highest quality ingredients.
Demon, Wise & Partners
Demon, Wise & Partners is an independent cocktail bar in heart of the City of London.
The Arbitrager
A tiny independent pub in the heart of The City, The Arbitrager only serves London brewed, fermented or distilled drinks.
Dirty Martini St Paul’s
A vibrant late night cocktail bar with food offering, just off Cheapside.
The Anthologist
The Anthologist is a gorgeous bar & restaurant with a cosy outside seating area
Cloth is a classic bistro with a cosy, intimate atmosphere.
Black Lacquer
Underground vinyl-led music and listening bar serving a selection of Japanese-inspired cocktails and bar snacks.
Leydi is a modern Turkish restaurant serving up generous Lokanta-style hospitality
Jang, stemming from the Korean word for sauce, celebrates the foundations to both Korean and Japanese cuisines. Now open at The Royal Exchange.
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