Soho Restaurant in London: How to Choose?
Wondering where to eat in central? Looking for some of the most exquisite food around? Here is why Soho should be your top choice for London dining!
Ok we know what you are thinking… what’s Soho got that Covent-garden, Fitzrovia or Knightsbridge doesn’t? What’s the well-kept culinary secret that you don’t know about? Here’s the thing, there are many areas that claim to have best restaurants in London; places like Borough Market, Shoreditch and Islington are often referred to as ‘trendy’ by foodie influencers. However, if you want to really appreciate how diverse, innovative, and delicious food can be, Soho truly is the place to go.
A heritage steeped in the alternative
The additional draw to Soho is its deep history with ‘alterative’, it’s always been ‘ahead of the trend’ at the forefront of music, theatre, and the rest of the arts. The area has seen its fair share of eccentric characters over the years from artists to gangsters. If you want to feel connected to the true heart of the city, these are the streets you need to walk. There are numerous blue plaques on every corner telling tales of London’s past. Dining here, sitting amongst the history, you see a fusion of old and new; you gain a connection to the past, while experiencing the future at the same time – trust us, you’ll know what we mean when you visit!
The epicentre of London’s culinary diversity
For centuries this Neighbourhood has been the home to culinary diversity, it is where people from across the world found home and opened their own ‘eating houses’ sharing a range of new flavours with the capital. The area has remained an epicentre of innovation and food fusion as well as being home to some of the best street food London has to offer. You’ll see lots of innovative dishes on menus! The top restaurants and their talented chefs take everything you think you know about food and flip it on its head effortlessly; dishes are creative and inspired by the rest of the globe.
A ultimate foodie destination
We’ve shown you Soho is the place to find the best London Restaurants and a true city experience but what do you choose for diner? Here are our top picks for where to eat in Soho.
Cecconi’ Pizza Bar
Located on Old Compton Street, Cecconi’s is the king of pizzerias. A bar and restaurant with a true family tie as the Cecconi family have run the business for years. The Italian cuisine accompanied by relaxed soho vibes is what makes this place so special. Picture authentic wood-fired oven pizzas, cicchetti and homemade pasta with Aperol Spritzes and Negroni on tap at the bar! After the main event you won’t be disappointed by the sweet as their desserts are to die for. The Tiramisu is beautiful; a gorgeous creamy dessert with the traditional sharpness of the coffee which strikes the perfect balance of flavours. This place truly is a slice of heaven!
Masala Zone Soho
Maybe you are looking for something a little spicy? Especially if you are a lover of chilli! Masala Zone Soho is known for its tasty food, beautiful atmosphere and excellent service. This place brings street food into the dining room. The ambiance combined with the favours on your plate will transport you to the middle east in seconds! The house-made curries are sensational with ingredients that have clearly been marinaded in the perfect blend of spices for the ultimate curry lover! With a varied selection of menu items, including inventive curries and grills that you will love and a dessert menu full of sweet treats, you’ll love visiting here.
Looking for a modern Chinese restaurant? A place which takes the traditional elements of its culinary culture and then cleverly combines it with the latest food trends to make something spectacular? Baoziinn is the place to go! Fill yourself up with delicious dim-sum, dumplings and noodles which celebrate oriental flavours. For something different, tuck into their mini burgers! A fusion of east and west which really ticks all the right boxes! A robust meat patty, combines with oriental spices and topped with mature cheddar cheese, gherkins and fresh seasonal greens – yum!
Calling all sushi and fresh seafood lovers! If you are keen on finding the best places for sushi small plates, this is the place to go! It’s one of the best dining restaurants in town! Your dreams will come true when you see their unlimited Asian Tapas & Sushi offer – their signature Dragon Roll is so tasty! Alongside the sushi they serve a variety of dishes including Dim-Sum, Popcorn Prawns and Singapore Noodles – Delish!
Experience the newest food trend to hit London’s streets. Tucked away in the west-end, just a stone’s throw away from Leicester Square and Piccadilly stations, turn down the side of Rupert Street near the Prince of Wales Theatre and you’ll find Heritage Soho. This Alpine-inspired restaurant and bar is dedicated to bringing the joy of food from the Apres-Ski world to the vibrant streets of London’s cultural epicentre – taking traditional classics and give them a modern twist! Get beyond the basic and enjoy some of the best appetizers, mains, and desserts in the area!
The perfect place lovers of cheese, meats, and comfort-food. Enjoy oozing pots of fondue alongside cubed bread, parma ham, and pork belly or indulge in the Raclette burger served with truffle fries! If it’s steaks you love, you’ll find some of the best served here with home-made sauces. Vegetarian or Vegan – the menu has got you covered there too! The Pan-fried tofu is particularly scrumptious. Room after the main event? Get ready to pick from a selection of some of the tastiest desserts around; we highly recommend the Apple Blackberry Strudel which presented in a stunning rose shaped pastry casing, or the Chocolate fondue with fruits and homemade mini treats.
Sure, we are bias but with good reason! After being awarded a Michelin Plate, experiencing a very successful launch of our street food at Taste of London and seeing our customers enjoy our range of dining experiences week in, week out. Our weekend bottomless brunch is very popular and you’ll love our pre-theatre menu! We know we are a great place to add to your culinary bucket list!
We also have one of the most stylish cocktail bars in town which puts us up there with some of the best bars and pubs in the area. Enjoy a range of drinks which are packed with flare, all designed by our masterful mixologists. We invite you to come visit and relax inside our lounge-like areas or take in the hustle and bustle of the city as you sit outside on our terrace and chill out with our stunning charcuterie board accompanied by cocktails or one of our finest wines from the wine-list.
We hope we’ve convinced you Soho is the best place to dine in London! Definitely check out the places above and book your next culinary adventure.
More about Heritage:
You can book at the restaurant using our online booking portal
We run a range of weekly experiences at the restaurant for guests to enjoy including Monday Bottomless Fondue, Tuesday Bottomless Raclette, A Pre-theatre menu as well as our weekend bottomless brunches and Sunday roast – book now to avoid disappointment.
We so also offer private dining and private hire at the restaurant – contact our events team for more details.