Restaurants For New Year's Eve in London
Sometimes the best nights to be had are getting some vino in over a scrumptious dinner, catching up with friends... or making new ones. Let go of all thoughts of intense club nights and soak up a little luxury at the best New Year's Eve restaurants in London. Whether you're taking your other half for a cosy couples night, jamming with your friends or simply in it for the multi-course menus with wine pairings, check out our recommendations below.
For further inspiration, take a look at our London New Year's Eve Guide.
If you're yet to give Russian food a whirl, there's no better way to try than with a 6-course New Year's Eve dinner from Alexei Zimin. From cured duck breast to salad Olivier, you're in for a treat at Zima Russian Restaurant. Plus, you can dance the night away in the vodka bar afterwards.
At the top of The Gherkin, you can indulge in a delicious five-course feast in the Helix Restaurant before making your way to the Iris Bar. Here, you can dance yourself into 2022 while enjoying live entertainment and Champers.
Looking to give yourself an end-of-year treat? Head to Mayfair's Avenue for a night of seasonal British cuisine in a luxurious setting. Centred around a decanting bar, with a huge chandelier sparkling overhead (made with wine glasses) it's surely one slick way to end the decade.
One of the best restaurants for New Year's Eve in London, Savoy Grill Gordon Ramsay is offering classic British dishes and impressive interiors. Whether you're starting here before hitting the clubs or fancy some fine dining, this Central London favourite has it all.
Enjoy an enticing four-course dining experience over at Monmouth Kitchen in Covent Garden. You'll tuck into mouthwatering dishes such as sea bass ceviche and truffle tortellini, complemented by a delicious glass of Moët & Chandon Brut.
Celebrate the start of a new year with a luxe meal over at Barge East. The floating Hackney restaurant is offering private fine dining packages for those of you who fancy that extra special touch. Alongside these, you'll find heated drinks-only tables, plus live bands and DJs.
Over at Mama Shelter London, you can indulge in a celebratory three-course sharing dinner on NYE. There'll be plenty of vegan and veggie options available, plus you'll get to wash it down with tasty cocktails all while enjoying entertainment from a top drag queen.
Soho-favourite Old Compton Brasserie are taking early NYE dinner bookings in London this year. Join them for fun and chic interiors, a menu brimming with dishes that blend comfort and style, along with cocktails you won't wanna miss.
Just minutes away from Woolwich Arsenal station, Dial Arch is a gorgeous Fuller's dining space with Bond on the brain this New Year's Eve. Join them for 3-courses and fizz alongside martinis and fun galore.
Located in the heart of Canary Wharf, Chai Ki is split into two distinct areas; the Toddy Shop Bar, a casual drinking and dining space, and a more formal restaurant to the back of the venue, serving a set prix fixe menu. This New Year's Eve they will be serving all their most-loved dishes alongside a selection of Indian-inspired sips.
For your end-of-year celebrations, why not tuck into a delicious three-course feast over at M Restaurant? The Bank beaut invites you to join them for their supper club, then to their raucous party afterwards that'll feature thumping house bangers.
For an epic and cool New Year's Eve, check out Apothecary in Shoreditch for funk and soul music from DJ Fannoire Ge. Hit the dancefloor and get the chance to dine in style with Japanese plates created by head chef, Jude.
This multi-faceted night out is gonna be quite the party. Disappearing Dining Club's NYE bash, which will take place at traditional boozer Dartmouth Arms in Tufnell Park, will be dishing out showstopping plates, such as roasted duck breast and elderflower jelly, then letting you let loose on their dancefloor.
On New Year's Eve, you can celebrate the end of 2021 with a fantastic dinner from Fish Cafe. The Hampstead restaurant is offering exciting meal packages, as well as lots of bottomless prosecco to wash it all down. Choose from baked sea bass, seafood spaghetti and more.
Stellar chef Atul Kochhar showcases and unites the flavours of India with its neighbouring countries at Mathura in West Minster; New Year's Eve is no exception. In fact, the popular restaurant hosts is kicking it up a notch, hosting three or four course soirees with Champagne at midnight.
M Restaurant on Victoria Street is showcasing delicious food on NYE this year, as well as a killer 70s and New York-style theme. Inspired by Studio 54, the event will also be featuring a bar, disco music and dancing.
Hungry for something delicious? This New Year's Eve event at Mr White's Leicester Square is bringing you a Prohibition-inspired soiree, complete with a three-course feast, gin cocktails, dancing and 1920s décor.
Over in Leicester Square, 8 at The Londoner is hosting a snazzy New Year's Eve celebration. Book yourself an exclusive booth and tuck into Japanese small plates and fun drinks. Or if you fancy French vibes instead, sister site Whitcomb's will be throwing a wee soirée.
If you're craving a bit of pizza on NYE, head to this Rocky Horror Picture Show themed event and you'll be treated to delicious slices, a free shot, three fab cocktails and a glass of bubbly. Don your best outfit for a chance to win a prize.
West London beaut May Fair Bar has partnered up with House of Suntory's Roku Gin to bring you a stunning setting for your New Year's Eve celebrations. From the cherry blossom and pretty flowers to the bespoke cocktail list and tasty small plates, this is not one to be missed.
If you fancy a night of dinner and dancing, nab yourself a ticket to Hush Mayfair's NYE offerings. Bringing you the best of the Roaring Twenties, this bow ties and tweed party will see you tucking into a delectable five-course feast while enjoying live music.
Brixton's best dumpling spot isn't just putting on a mighty dim sum spread this New Year's in South London, their show is set to dazzle as West End stars and incredible burlesque dancers fill the room to welcome in the new year.
Looking for somewhere to enjoy a celebratory bite to eat on New Year's Eve? The Blues Kitchen Camden will be open for your dining pleasure before 7.30pm, serving up all of their usual US-style delights, including cajun fried chicken, shrimp burgers and more.
Searching for an epic dinner to see out 2021? Check out this New Year's Eve meal at the Holly Bush. You'll get a delicious 6-course meal with delicious eats such as blue cheese soufflés, duck liver parfaits, and smoked trout.
Garden rooftop is the sky-high spot perched on the 10th floor looking out across Leicester Square. From their three-course meal to unlimited drinks all night long, it's bound to be a fun affair at this New Year's Eve restaurant.
Need somewhere tasty to eat this New Year's Eve? Well, head over to Antillean to enjoy some pan-Caribbean food with their six fabulous and seasonal courses, flowing Champagne with live music and entertainment.
Searching for that perfect NYE event? SingEasy is delivering on one of the best with a delicious three course meal and glass of bubbly on offer. You'll also get to belt out to all your favourite hits, while having endless tipples with their brunch package.
Fancy waving goodbye to 2021 on a botanical rooftop restaurant? Well, you're in luck because foliage-adorned 14 Hills is throwing a New Year's Eve bash to remember. Choose from 4 or 6 courses, enjoying a live band and DJ while you feast.
Gordon Ramsay's latest slinky spot is welcoming you this NYE with a menu of Asian-inspired dishes. Head to the Mayfair spot where you can dine in style with the chance to upgrade to the Chef's Table or feast on 5 impressive courses.
Celebrate the end of 2021 with a full stomach over at Delaminia. Taking place at the venue in Bond Street, this event will see you tucking into bites such as sirloin tagliata, Jerusalem artichokes and so much more, all washed down with festive drinks.
If you're looking for a luxury dining experience this New Year's Eve in London, let The English Grill be your guide. They're serving up 8 gorgeous courses this 31st December at The Palace Hotel, complete with paired wines and live music.
Hard Rock Cafe is a brand that will never slow down, putting on another party to remember this NYE in London. Join the Mayfair restaurant as they celebrate the new year with rock memorabilia, Champagne on arrival and a selection of dining packages to choose from.
With stellar views across the city from its Shard perch, GONG is one of the best New Year's Eve restaurants in London. Treat someone special to a guaranteed window seat, two cocktails each and a bento box for two to share.
Fancy spending the last day of 2021 stuffing your face with a delicious dinner? Over at LSQ Rooftop in Leicester Square, they're serving up three-course feasts accompanied by bottomless booze and fun entertainment.
If you're looking for a night you won't forget this New Year's Eve then head to one of the most exclusive events of the year with London Hilton at Park Lane. Expect to be greeted with a glass of bubbly and tuck into a three-course dinner created by executive head chef Anthony Marshall.
Not only can you expect a meal of it this New Year's Eve thanks to three courses and petit fours courtesy of chef Atul Kochhar (including a must-try lobster masala), this stunning Mayfair restaurant is bringing the party with DJs all night long.
Ring in the new year in style with a decadent meal at The Curry Room at The Rubens at The Palace Hotel. The luxurious restaurant - located just minutes away from Buckingham Palace - is offering up a mouthwatering four-course meal, including delicious petit fours and coffee, all before the clock strikes 12pm. Thirsty? Enjoy Champagne and a sharing platter at The New York Bar.
Inspired by modern Indian Street Food, Roti Chai will be serving up a mouth-watering selection of tapas-style sharing dishes this New Year's Eve. Take to their elegant second-floor dining room and spend your midnight countdown drinking and dining surrounded by opulent interiors.
Celebrate your last meal of 2021 at Italian restaurant Radici with an incredible four-course menu. Expect to toast to 2022 with a glass of prosecco upon arrival and then indulge in dishes like truffled spit roast guinea fowl and a gorgeous chocolate and chilli mousse.
Boisdale of Canary Wharf are bringing the good when it comes to New Year's Eve dinners in London. Not only are they serving up an exquisite three-course feast, but they'll also playing host to an ABBA tribute band to provide you with iconic tunes 'til the early hours.