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British food in London; our top 3 choices for eating out.

| Restaurants | 03/04/2012

Fish and Chips

Enjoy some of the best British Cuisine around at one of our hot picks.

With the expanding choice of what to eat nowadays, tourists and Londoners alike have the choice to take their taste buds all over the world in London. But what about the traditional food that can also be found here? British cuisine may be hard to come by if you’re looking for something other than chips, but have no fear. We have found three of the best restaurants that cater to your British cuisine needs.

Hawksmoor Restaurant

British steakhouse and cocktail bar Hawksmoor has locations all over the capital including Guildhall and most recently their branch in  Spitalfields. Serving up some of the thickest cuts of steak around, the Hawksmoor restaurant has received great responses from all over including media outlets such as Esquire and The Times. Serving meals throughout the day (the Guildhall restaurant includes a breakfast menu) Hawksmoor combines their mouth watering meals with a large selection of wines to choose from. Visit the official website –


Guidhall – 10 Basinghall Street, London, EC2V 5BQ
Nearest Underground Station – Moorgate (Northern Line)
Buses – 149, 55, 11, 100, 23, 26, 388, 21, 43, 76, 133, 141, 242
Telephone – 020 7856 2154

Seven Dials – 11 Langley Street, London, WC2H 9JG
Nearest Underground Station – Covent Garden and Holborn
Telephone – 020 7420 9390

Spitalfields – 157 Commercial Street, London, E1 6BJ
Nearest Underground Station – Aldgate East
Buses – 67, 15, 135, 25, 205
Telephone – 020 7247 7392

Canteen Restaurant

Located in four destinations around the capital the Canteen is in reach for visitors no matter what area they are traveling from. The popular London restaurant is open for breakfast and closes late enough for you to enjoy a drink and some dinner. Not only can you treat yourself to their meat dishes, but you can discover their poultry too. Enjoy their roast, free range Chicken served with garlic mayonnaise chips and coleslaw. Finish off your meal with a delicious slice of Victoria sponge, Scones filled with jam and clotted cream or Chocolate and Beetroot cake. Visit the official website – for more information and the menu in detail.


Spitalfields – 2 Crispin Place, Spitalfields, London, E1 6DW
Nearest Underground Station – Liverpool Street Station
Buses – 149, 55, 11, 100, 23, 26, 388, 21, 43, 76, 133, 141, 242

Canary Wharf – The Park Pavilion, 40 Canada Square, London, E14 5FW
Nearest Underground Station – Canary Wharf
Buses – D3, D7, D8, 277, 155

Royal Festival Hall – Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX
Nearest Underground Station – Waterloo
Buses – RV1, 76, 243, 341, 521

Baker Street – 55 Baker Street, London, W1U 8EW
Nearest Underground Station – Baker Street
Buses – 13, 18, 27, 74, 82, 139, 189, 205, 274, 453

Avalon Public House

Combining traditional dishes with modern British design is the Avalon Public House – situated in Balham, South London. Voted as one of the best gastropubs at The Publican awards last year, the Avalon offer a range of house specialities such as their home made pies and slow cooked dishes.


Address – The Avalon, 16 Balham Hill, London, SW12 9EB
Nearest Underground Station – Clapham South
Buses – 155, 50, 249

So treat yourself to some traditional British Cuisine at one of our hot picks this weekend. You won’t regret it.

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