Top 10 Foodie Hot Spots in Soho
Soho! The creative hub that’s central to nightlife, shopping and of course, our most recent addition, Runway East Soho. While you can find our top 5 reasons to co-work in Soho here, it goes without saying that food is one of them. From bustling Chinatown to decadent Russian dining, there are no limits when it comes to choosing where to dine in Soho. To make things a bit easier for you, we’ve narrowed it down to our top 10 restaurants within the Soho area. Read on to see who made the list.
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This authentic Chinese restaurant is a great spot for a team lunch outside of the regular pizza or burgers. Here you will find many of the dishes found in Chinese homes – and trust us when we say it does not disappoint. The brunch menu includes assorted flavours of dim sum, dumplings and spring rolls (which are second to none). In addition to its phenomenal cuisine, the lively restaurant holds regular events such as drag queen quiz night – which, come on, is a guaranteed good night.
Craving some spicy and savory cuisine? Look no further than Dishoom. This poppin’ Indian restaurant is raved about for a reason: with tasty dishes like its famous house black daal or the classic chicken tikka, their menu can satisfy any taste buds. Dishoom even has a selection of vegan options, like the chole chawal, a chickpea-based curry served over rice. If you’re looking for a meal with some tantalizing flavors, Dishoom has your back.
This Peruvian eatery brings the flavors of the South American coastal country all the way to the exciting streets of Soho, London. Ceviche aims to enrich the lives of the people of London by introducing them to the art, food, and culture of the wonderful nation of Peru. It’s menu choices vary from amazing ceviche to savory grilled octopus and even a perfectly cooked rib eye steak. The endless options are all authentically cooked to perfection and are guaranteed to take your taste buds on a trip to South America. If you check out Ceviche, don’t forget to try their pisco sour cocktail – it’s lit.
Pizza is a dish best served cold….oh wait that’s revenge. Located conveniently around the corner from the West End theaters, Pizza Toscana is the perfect meal on date night or before a team movie night. Bringing together the different flavors from the Italian region, these tasty pies are made hot and fresh every day with the same ingredients that you would find in dishes straight from Tuscany.
While burgers have long been a fan favourite when it comes to a grabbing a quick bite, Honest Burger has taken the experience to a whole new level. With flavoursome burgers like the chimichurri burger and the delicious vegan burger, Honest Burger never disappoints. Whether it’s a quick lunch break from work or a spontaneous date, this spot is a fail-safe. Be sure to try the rosemary french fries and their chickpea fritters which are made fresh every day and will keep you coming back for more. Mmmm.
One for the vegans and vegetarians, Mildreds is a vegetarian restaurant that’s been specializing in meat-free dining since the ’80s. The Soho building is an 18th-century townhouse that offers a lively atmosphere that you can’t beat. Enjoy a selection of meatless burgers including the Mexican black bean burger, halloumi burger, and the delicious bourbon mock buffalo chicken burger. This restaurant will have all of your meat-eating friends considering otherwise. Who said being healthy had to be boring?
Not only is this venue an amazing restaurant for special events like birthdays or celebrating a huge team accomplishment – it’s a soul-warming experience. In the vibrant vicinity of London’s own Soho, 100 Wardour Street is a great place for tasty food, engaging live music and all the cocktails your mind could think of. They have nights dedicated to different genres for their live music such as Soul Tuesdays, Motown Wednesdays, and 90s – 00s Thursdays and on the weekend they mix it up from soul to pop to funk all weekend long.
Their menu contains a selection of healthy ingredients made into delectable meals such as fettuccine pasta with spinach, olives, basil and tomatoes and their roasted cod loin with a pecan nut vinaigrette. Did we also mention that on Saturdays they have bottomless brunch? We’ll say it again. Bottomless brunch. You can enjoy all the prosecco that your heart desires while you grub on eggs benedict. Sold.
Ramen is a Japanese dish that can range from simple noodles and broth to the most intricate dish with multiple components. They have a range of options for all of your ramen-related needs, from spicy ramen to seafood ramen to vegetarian ramen. Did we mention ‘Bun Monday’? With a seasonal deal which includes 2 meals and a holiday-inspired cocktail, this spot is a winner.
Is Mayfair still considered Soho? Oh well, we will make an exception for this delectable tea time favorite. If you want to make a client or investor feel appreciated, a meal at Sketch is sure to do the trick. Sketch has one of the best afternoon teas in London as well as an eloquent lunch selection. The ambiance alone makes Sketch a wonderful dining experience with some awesome bubbly if you’re feeling a bit wild. They have an elegant set up in the restaurant and have even become famous for customers posting Instagram pictures in their bathroom because it looks so trendy. Sketch is guaranteed to provide one of the best afternoon tea experiences you can find. If you’re an Instagram blogger, their venue makes for some sick pictures for the gram.
This renowned restaurant sets the standard for a fine dining experience. With fantastic British cuisine and the atmosphere of an elegant French eatery, this establishment is well known for its top-notch service, high range of options in their menu and an even higher quality of taste in their food. A couple of highlights are their incredible cocktails and mouthwatering beef wellington that is sure to leave you wanting more. To top it all off, they have a button at each booth that alerts the waiter to bring out some Champagne to your table. It’s hard to find service this immaculate.
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