Taking place in 350 restaurants across the city, London Restaurant Festival in partnership with American Express® is the citywide celebration of eating out and the perfect opportunity to try new restaurants. Our unique events programme include our trademark Champagne Gourmet Odysseys.
The festival will comprise of two main elements: Restaurant Experiences and Festival Menus
London Restaurant Festival aims to deliver the most memorable and creative events, taking place in the restaurants themselves. These range from chef-hosted lunches to tasting menus and restaurant-hopping tours. Curated by the London Restaurant Festival team, these events will show you the highlights and diversity of London’s thriving restaurant scene.
Restaurant Experience events include:
This series will celebrate some of our favourite Japanese films of all time: Spirited Away, Ring, Departures and Jiro Dreams of Sushi.
On arrival, you will enjoy a delicious Bento Box from Miyako (voted top Japanese restaurant in 2017 in London by Forbes Magazine) and Asahi beer.
Each exclusive screening will be limited to 35 people and will take place in the very special surroundings of the Masonic Temple in the 5-star Andaz London Hotel.
In addition, there will be complimentary gourmet popcorn and Asaahi beer during the movie
The Chef Hosted Ultimate Gastronomic Weekend
On Saturday 6, you will enjoy an exclusive four-course lunch, hosted by Michel Roux Jr.
Upon return to the 5* Hyatt Regency hotel, after an afternoon’s shopping along Regent St, there will be a private book-signing & canapes, hosted by the bestselling chef Melissa Hemsley.
On Sunday, after breakfast at the hotel, you will travel to one of London’s most iconic landmarks, Battersea Power Station, for a Gourmet Odyssey visiting three restaurants, hosted by three famous chefs: Vivek Singh, Richard Kirkwood and Francesco Mazzei.
London's most original gastronomic road trip. Your first course in one top London restaurant, your main in another and dessert in a third - with a champagne reception and wine with each course, and travelling between restaurants on an iconic heritage Routemaster bus. City Social, Texture and Angler are just some of this year's highlights.
Festival Menus are the capital’s most inspiring restaurant promotion, available during London Restaurant Festival in partnership with Bookatable.com. Menus range from £10 to £60 in over 200 restaurants, allowing you to enjoy family-friendly dining, a special local favourite, or a spectacular Michelin-starred menu at one of London’s best restaurants. Festival Menus are a fantastic excuse to try out that restaurant you’ve always wanted to visit.