Al fresco dining in London

Make the most of the sunshine with our round-up of the best restaurants for outdoor dining.

100 Restaurants for al fresco dining

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photo of l'escargot restaurant
L'Escargot
95% 95% Recommend
€ € €
French Soho
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.

Come and join us for a cocktail outside on Greek Street and watch the world go buy.
Cocktails £7

Special offer:

Chateaubriand offer: £45 for 2
2 courses £19.50

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photo of kanishka restaurant
82% 82% Recommend
€ € € €
Indian Mayfair
Enjoy al fresco dining on our gorgeous terrace and private dining area

Special offer:

Kanishka Tasting Menu £78pp/£125 per person with paired wines
Set Dinner Menu £28: 2 courses/£32 for 3 courses

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87% 87% Recommend
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Steak Piccadilly
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.

Special offer:

2 courses with a glass of wine £30

photo of milos restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
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Seafood Piccadilly
A newest addition to Estiatorio Milos! Come join us and enjoy our beautiful outdoor terrace!

Special offer:

Pre-theatre: 2/3 courses £25/£29

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Pucci Mayfair
45% 45% Recommend
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Mediterranean Mayfair
Pucci Mayfair boasts an outdoor street-side terrace for alfresco dining, or aperitivo.
photo of chotto matte london restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
€ € € €
Peruvian Soho
Chotto Matte's terrace is open from 10am to 23:00 7/7
We serve Nikkei delights all day long
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Modern European Soho
Tables can only be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner and are available for up to 1h30m.

Special offer:

Set menu 2 courses & a glass of sparkling wine £19.50

photo of the ivy soho brasserie restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
€ € €
British Soho
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
photo of bentley's oyster bar & grill restaurant
€ € €
Seafood Piccadilly
The heated and covered terrace is available for dining and drinks throughout the year.

Special offer:

Pre & post theatre menu: £23.50/£28.50

photo of cakes & bubbles at hotel cafe royal restaurant
€ € €
Dessert Piccadilly
On select Sundays throughout Summer enjoy our Summer Terrace with Veuve Clicquot Champagne bar.
photo of heddon street kitchen restaurant
80% 80% Recommend
€ € €
Modern European Piccadilly
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Our spacious summer suntrap terrace is set in a cosy pedestrianised quarter, just off Regent Street.

Special offer:

Weekend Prosecco Brunch £40

photo of leicester square kitchen restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
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Mexican Leicester Square
Enjoy al fresco dining in the heart London's iconic square paired with Mexican and Peruvian dishes
photo of cubé mayfair restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
€ € €
Japanese Mayfair
We have a little Al Fresco area at the front of our restaurant, where you can enjoy the sun!

Special offer:

Chef’s Omakase Sushi Course (Dinner): £80

photo of momo restaurant restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
€ € €
Mediterranean Oxford Circus
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Relax on our terrace and watch the world go by over a selection of Mezze.
photo of duck and waffle local restaurant
83% 83% Recommend
€ € € €
International Piccadilly
Take in the sights and sounds of Piccadilly in our outdoor patio, perfect for al fresco dining!
photo of wright brothers soho restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
€ € €
Seafood Soho
The Kingly Court terrace is open all day from 12 noon. Pop by between 3-6pm for £1 oysters -everyday
photo of tredwells restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € €
British Covent Garden
Enjoy a light meal and bespoke range of summertime cocktails on our new summer terrace.

Special offer:

3 courses and a cocktail: £29

photo of ristorante frescobaldi london restaurant
€ € € €
Italian Mayfair
Escape from the hustle & bustle of Regent Street, and seek refuge in our spacious & serene terrace!
photo of forty dean street restaurant
79% 79% Recommend
€ € €
Italian Soho
Fancy a glass of rosé in the sunshine? Come and sit at our outdoor tables or in our open window.

Special offer:

The best of the best: £21 pp

photo of zima russian restaurant restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
€ € €
Russian Soho
Our charming secret terrace is the perfect place to relax and enjoy drinks, canapes & food !
photo of gbr - great british restaurant @ dukes london restaurant
€ € € €
British St. James's
Courtyard: We are lucky to have our own cul-de-sac comes alive in the summertime: food and cocktails

Special offer:

All day Market menu: 2/3 courses £19/£25/£36
Enjoy 2 cocktails plus 1 item from the bar menu £30
Share a steak for two: £64
A la carte dishes from £8

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photo of bellaria restaurant & wine bar restaurant
€ € €
Italian Fitzrovia
Great outdoor sitting area in the middle of Fitzrovia..Set menus and special food & drink offers

Special offer:

Dinner: 50% off starters and mains

photo of san carlo regent street restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
€ € €
Italian Charing Cross
Our chic alfresco terrace offers superb drinking and dining with views across Regent Street St James
photo of rumours restaurant
58% 58% Recommend
€ € €
Global, International Mayfair
Tucked just off busy Regent street sits our Unique, Stylish Terrace . Join us for timeless fun
photo of lsqrooftop restaurant
75% 75% Recommend
€ € €
International Leicester Square
Drink & dine 9 floors above Leicester Square. Watch the sun set, see the stars come out.
photo of ivy market grill restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
€ € €
British Covent Garden
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
photo of le caprice london restaurant
94% 94% Recommend
€ € € €
Modern European Green Park
The Modern Mayfair Garden with a rose archway provides a unique outdoor dining experience
photo of mortimer house kitchen restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
€ € €
Mediterranean Fitzrovia
The terrace seating is the perfect spot to wine, dine and watch the world go by!
photo of j sheekey atlantic bar restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
€ € € €
Seafood Covent Garden
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Enjoy eating outside in the heart of theatreland on J Sheekey terrace
photo of the rooftop restaurant
75% 75% Recommend
€ € € €
Italian St. James's
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
The Rooftop boasts unparalleled views across the London Skyline - you can see forever!
photo of cantina laredo restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € €
Mexican Leicester Square
Cantina Laredo, Covent Garden has 32 alfresco seats for you to dine at

Special offer:

Lunch & Pre Theatre: 2/3 courses £25/£28

photo of jamavar restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
€ € €
Indian Mayfair
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Eat, drink and watch the world go by on one of the most exclusive streets in the world.
photo of pisqu restaurant
76% 76% Recommend
€ € €
Peruvian Fitzrovia
Enjoy our Outdoor Seating for a Peruvian meal, Pisco Sour, organic coffee, beer, wine, all from Peru

Special offer:

Taste of Peru with Bottomless Prosecco for £42.50
Set Menu for Lunch Offer and Pre-Theatre: From £17
Taste of Peru with Pisco Sour cocktail: £36

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photo of boulestin restaurant
76% 76% Recommend
€ € € €
European St. James's
An hidden courtyard for a special outside dining experience, away from the hustle of St James’s.

Special offer:

Pre & Post theatre menu: 2/3 courses /£24.95£29.95

photo of yen restaurant restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
€ € € €
Japanese Covent Garden
Enjoy your dinner and a beautiful weather outside or bring your puppy to our terrace.
photo of orrery restaurant
96% 96% Recommend
€ € € €
French Marylebone
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Join us on our rooftop terrace for a great al fresco dining in the heart of Marylebone.

Special offer:

Set Dinner Menu: 2/3 courses at £34.95/39.95

photo of yopo restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
€ € €
Modern European Fitzrovia
YOPO bar menu features on our terrace Jurema. Summer menu inspired by Mexican flavours.
photo of beso london restaurant
82% 82% Recommend
€ € € €
Italian Covent Garden
At the heart of theatre-land beso offers very vibrant AlFresco experience on the corner of Neals St.
photo of terroirs restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
€ € €
European Charing Cross
Meet at Terroirs on the Terrace for Summer Wine Tastings #AtTheBarrel £15. Limited outdoor seating
photo of lima london restaurant
77% 77% Recommend
€ € €
Peruvian Fitzrovia
Five lovely outside tables available to enjoy a Peruvian feast in the summery days
photo of cocochan restaurant
80% 80% Recommend
€ € €
Pan-Asian Marylebone
Try fusion of Chinese, Japanese, Korean & Thai cuisine in bustling St. Christopher's Place.
photo of sanderson restaurant
83% 83% Recommend
€ € € €
British Fitzrovia

Special offer:

3 courses £28

photo of afternoon tea at the rose lounge, sofitel london st. james restaurant
Afternoon Tea Piccadilly
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
Enjoy our Balcon terrace space in the heart of central London for lunch or after work cocktails
photo of bar boulud at mandarin oriental hyde park restaurant
€ € €
French Knightsbridge
Bar Boulud Garden Terrace Pop Up - exclusive views over Hyde Park - 3 course menu £45 per person.

Special offer:

2/3 courses & tea/coffee: £22/£26

photo of holborn dining room restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
€ € €
British Holborn
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.

photo of les 110 de taillevent, london restaurant
€ € €
French Oxford Circus
Dine al fresco on our sun filled terrace over looking Cavendish Square in Marylebone.
photo of radio rooftop restaurant
71% 71% Recommend
€ € € €
Contemporary European Covent Garden
You're in luck! We still have 3 timeslots left.
Join us at Radio Rooftop and enjoy views from the 10th floor of the ME hotel from our terrace.
photo of the gilbert scott restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
€ € € €
British King's Cross
Enjoy the sunshine with a light bite to eat and bespoke summer cocktails on our new outdoor terrace

Special offer:

3 courses and a glass of sparkling wine £29

photo of oscar restaurant restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
€ € €
Modern European Fitzrovia

Special offer:

3 course Pre-Theatre set menu including a glass of house wine £25

photo of ivy chelsea garden restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € €
British Chelsea
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
photo of amaranto at four seasons hotel london at park lane restaurant
€ € € €
Italian Mayfair
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Our secluded city terrace is the best kept secret in Mayfair.
photo of manicomio - chelsea restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
€ € €
Italian Chelsea
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Expansive heated terrace – arguably one of the best al fresco dining locations in town.

Special offer:

2/3 courses £25.50/£29.50

photo of bala baya restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
€ € €
Israeli Southwark
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Soak up the sun on our palm-lined patio while enjoying a long lunch or a few after work cocktails!
photo of baltic restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
€ € €
Eastern European Waterloo


photo of salaam namaste restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
€ € € €
Indian Holborn

photo of the stoke house restaurant
87% 87% Recommend
€ € € €
British Victoria
Join our Al Fresco dining in our outdoor terrace, blankets and heat lamps can be provided!
photo of the ivy city garden restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
€ € €
British Liverpool Street
photo of oxo tower brasserie restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
€ € €
British Southbank
When the weather is nice, enjoy our 250-foot terrace with a view of the London skyline.
photo of bread street kitchen restaurant
75% 75% Recommend
€ € €
Modern European St Paul's
Join us for all-day al fresco dining, all-year round on the heated terrace.

Special offer:

Beef Wellington Experience £65 per person

photo of coq d’argent restaurant restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € € €
French Bank

Special offer:

Set Menu: 2 courses £29.50 / 3 courses £34.50 per person
Taste of Coq d'Argent £69 per person

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photo of yauatcha city restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
€ € € €
Chinese Liverpool Street
Yauatcha City terraces epitomise the balmy relaxed days and long summer nights in London

Special offer:

Tasting menu including a glass champagne £40 per person

photo of m threadneedle street restaurant
88% 88% Recommend
€ € € €
Steakhouse Bank
You're in luck! We still have 2 timeslots left.
M has launched its Terrace in the shadow of the Bank of England. Join us for a meal or drinks.

Special offer:

Surf, Turf & Champagne: £39.50pp
Around The World In 5 Steaks £69.00pp

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photo of boisdale of belgravia restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € €
British Victoria
With a fantastic heated terrace, affordable menu and an exciting wine list!
photo of monsieur le duck restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
€ € € €
French Farringdon
Sit outside the front of our restaurant for food and/or drinks, 7 days a week.
photo of ognisko restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
€ € €
Polish South Kensington
Our spacious terrace overlooking Prince's Gardens is perfect for Al Fresco Dining during Summer
photo of the wilmington restaurant
98% 98% Recommend
€ € € €
Gastro Pub Farringdon
Enjoy all your favourites, like sparkling italian wine, cask ales and our food al fresco!
photo of motcombs restaurant and brasserie restaurant
€ € €
European Belgravia
Dine al fresco with a view of Motcombs St, its luxury boutiques and friendly locals.
photo of the lighterman restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
€ € €
British King's Cross
We have a large amount of outdoor terrace seating with stunning views of King's Cross.
photo of wright brothers borough market restaurant
95% 95% Recommend
€ € €
Seafood London Bridge
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Pull up a stool and oyster barrel and watch the world go by in the heart of every foodie's haven.
photo of ivy kensington brasserie restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € €
British Kensington
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
photo of frederick's restaurant
97% 97% Recommend
€ € €
British Angel

photo of paternoster chop house restaurant
84% 84% Recommend
€ € €
British St Paul's
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.

Special offer:

Set Menu: 2 courses for £25, 3 for £30

photo of blue door bistro restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
€ € € €
British Bloomsbury
AL FRESCO DINING AT THE GARDEN GRILL
The Terrace and Garden Grill are two of The Montague on the Gardens’ most popular features - a peaceful and secluded, open-air space in the heart of the city. The Garden Grill is the ultimate in al fresco dining, featuring a selection of mouth-watering à la carte dishes and barbecues cooked from the grill. With the tantalising aromas from the sizzling grill and the unique and beautiful surroundings dining al fresco at The Garden Grill, the perfect summer venue.To accompany, we are delighted to announce the return of our Milkshake Menu.

photo of caravan king's cross restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
€ € €
Global, International King's Cross
OUR OUTDOOR TERRACE SITS DIRECTLY ON GRANARY SQUARE AND IS ENHANCED BY A BEAUTIFUL FOUNTAIN.
photo of rabot 1745 restaurant
92% 92% Recommend
€ € €
Contemporary British London Bridge
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Our heated Terrace is open, with bustling views over Borough Market.
photo of the gate marylebone restaurant
86% 86% Recommend
€ € € €
Vegetarian / Vegan Marylebone
Join us on Seymour Place for Al Fresco dining and (hopefully) sunshine!
photo of caravan exmouth market restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € € €
Global, International Angel
GLAZED FRONTAGE ON TWO SIDES AND AN OUTSIDE TERRACE ON THE MARKET.
photo of camino king's cross restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
€ € €
Spanish King's Cross
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Throughout summer Bankside will be home to our gin garden pop-up, enjoy G&Ts on the sunny terrace.
photo of the summerhouse restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
€ € €
English Paddington
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.

photo of fish! restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € €
Seafood London Bridge
Our heated terrace is open all year. Located in Borough Market with views of Southwark Cathedral.
photo of casa brindisa restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € € €
Spanish South Kensington
Watch the world go by, Cerveza in hand, from our terrace on the pedestrianised Exhibition Road.
photo of gunpowder tower bridge restaurant
85% 85% Recommend
€ € €
Indian London Bridge
You're in luck! We still have 4 timeslots left.
Al fresco dining, with a backdrop of the iconic Tower Bridge
photo of the good egg soho restaurant
78% 78% Recommend
€ € € €
Middle Eastern Soho
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In Soho's Kingly Court (off Carnaby St) our courtyard terrace is perfect for summer cocktails + food
photo of franco's restaurant
91% 91% Recommend
€ € €
Italian Piccadilly
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photo of sartoria restaurant
86% 86% Recommend
€ € € €
Italian Oxford Circus
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Join us at Sartoria for al fresco dining in our new Capri-inspired terrace.
photo of afternoon tea at momo restaurant
€ € €
Mediterranean Oxford Circus
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Relax on our terrace and watch the world go by over a delicious afternoon tea with tea or champagne
photo of j sheekey - the restaurant restaurant
93% 93% Recommend
€ € € €
Seafood Covent Garden
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Enjoy eating outside in the heart of theatreland on J Sheekey terrace
photo of rex whistler restaurant at tate britain restaurant
€ € €
British Millbank
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Enjoy the British summer with lunch on our terrace. Great wine and the finest British food.
photo of oxo tower restaurant restaurant
89% 89% Recommend
€ € € €
British Waterloo
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When the weather is nice, enjoy our 250-foot terrace with a view of the London skyline.
photo of 12th knot at sea containers london (formerly rumpus room) restaurant
Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service Southbank
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Join us on the terrace and enjoy small bites and cocktails with stunning views of the Thames
photo of boisdale of mayfair restaurant
90% 90% Recommend
€ € € €
British Mayfair
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With a fantastic heated terrace, affordable menu and an exciting wine list!
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