Our HeadBox Picks for Luxury Restaurants in London

Give your Guests the ultimate dining experience with the best luxury restaurants in London!

Welcome to your handy guide to all the best luxury restaurants London has to offer. Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion with someone you love, hosting a corporate dinner, or simply searching for somewhere glamorous to spoil your guests. Start your search here, with our ‘Top Luxury Restaurants London’.

1. Restaurant Story

Bright fancy restaurant with floor to ceiling windows looking out onto gardens. Five square wooden tables are arranged in the Space with two black chairs tucked under each table. Shelves along the back wall are filled with old looking books.

At Story the premise is simple; the focus on telling the restaurants’ own story through the medium of taste, smell and sight. This elegant stripped back Space is proof that you don’t need an overtly fancy dining room to provide a luxury dining experience. With their first Michelin star awarded just five months after opening, and ranked #14 in the Sunday Times Top 100 Restaurants in the UK, Restaurant Story is one not to be missed. So, whether you’re hosting a corporate event or a more intimate gathering, Story will make for a very memorable occasion.

2. Private Mezzanine, Toto’s Restaurant

Toto's Restaurant: Bright and spacious restaurant with a mezzanine level, Large arched window and hanging modern chandelier.

Joining our collection of the most glamorous restaurants in London is Toto’s. The Mezzanine floor is a secluded spot where you won’t be overlooked. Just five minutes from Harrods, this fancy dining room in West London boasts a delightfully bright and friendly atmosphere suitable for any business lunch meeting, idea generation, or private dinner. We guarantee your guests will be talking about this spot for weeks!

3. Lindsay Room, Corrigan’s Mayfair

Private dining room at Corrigan's Mayfair: An atmospheric dimly lit rooms with a long dining table laid with cutlery and glasses. Paintings and lighting fixtures adorn the mustard coloured walls and a cabinet unit is topped with two gold lamps and framed photos.

In true Mayfair luxury, this glamorous room has been designed with classical proportions and decorated with impressive artwork to match. Owned by Michellin starred chef Richard Corrigan, the Space is so called in reference to his last restaurant in Soho. The stunning marble fireplace displays silver framed photographs of the chef’s career to date, along with the multitude of awards that Corrigan’s Mayfair has won. Not many swanky restaurants can stream live footage from the kitchen to a plasma screen, but than again… Corrigan’s is no ordinary restaurant!

4. Main Restaurant, Bluebird Chelsea

Situated on the renowned Kings Road in Chelsea and complete with one of the most coveted terraces in London, Bluebird is a great spot to spoil your Guests. Whether you’re looking for something intimate in a group of 30, or hosting a big bash for up to 230, Bluebird has got you covered. 

5. Underground Station, M Restaurant

fancy private dining room at M Restaurant: dark grey room with large framed picture mounted on the wall, two long grey dining tables laid for dining and surrounded by blue velvet plush chairs. A tall bouquet of white and blue flowers in a blue vase sits on a table at the end of the room.

M Restaurant is a stylish venue to hire for private dining functions and private parties. With elegant, top-end food, the Space offers a happy union of energy, fun, gravitas and sophistication. Why not create a bespoke experience for your guests and allow the charming Hosts at M to take you on a journey around both the venue and six continents of taste!

6. Chef’s Table, Benares Restaurant

Chef's Table at Benares Restaurant, dark room with black walls and a window looking into a restaurant kitchen. A dining table sits in the centre laid for supper with two candles and a bunch of flowers in the centre. Six light grey chairs sit around the table.

Next up on our list of luxury restaurants in London is this remarkable venue. The glamorous dining table is simply set with a red runner providing a striking focal point. Adjacent to the fancy dining room is a glass window, providing a full view of the kitchen without the accompanying smells and noise. With room for up to six guests, this is one of the Benares Restaurant’s most requested tables. If you want to make the occasion extra special, you can even request for the chefs to come in and chat to your guests about the food.

7. Dalby Room, Maze

Dalby Private Dining Room at Maze in London. A round table covered with white table cloth and a small bunch of pink flowers in the centre. Fancy cream chairs are tucked in around the table infront of a wall covered in black wallpaper with a cream floral design. A large window on the perpendicular wall provides ample light.

With five versatile private dining areas, Maze is an exquisite venue for breakfast meetings, special occasions and business entertainment. An intimate setup, the Dalby Room is perfect for up to 10 guests, ideal for a private family celebration or confidential lunch meeting. The swanky décor and impeccable service make this one of the most glamorous restaurants in London.

8. D’Oyle Carte Room, Savoy Grill

D'oyle Carte private dining Room at the Savoy Grill in London. A long dining table with white table cloth and small yellow flower arrangements running the centre sits in the middle of a 1920s inspired room. A large aged mirror, mimics the shape of the curved window on the opposite side of the room.

The Savoy Grill offers an unparalleled level of service matched with fantastic food, in a truly unique location. Within the privacy of the D’Oyle Carte Room, you are free to relax and enjoy spending time with your guests. Whether you are hosting a breakfast meeting, special occasion, cocktail/canapé party, or entertaining clients, the elevated view overlooking the iconic hotel entrance and original 1920s features is bound to impress. Luxury restaurants in London as standout as this are few and far between!

9. Private Dining Room, Barrafina

Private Dining Room at Barrafina in London. Long rich wooden table runs through the centre of a fancy circular cream room with framed pictures mounting the wall. A large black and gold lamp hangs in the centre and through an arch a bar is visible.

The luxury London restaurant Barrafina on Adelaide Street is conveniently close to Covent Garden, Trafalgar Square and the Embankment. This restaurant has a lower ground floor space that can be booked for private dining and events. With beautiful curved walls, high ceilings, a private bar and an open plan kitchen, this fancy dining room is an ideal space for private or business lunches and dinners, drinks receptions, meetings, press events and product launches. Tucked into the alcoved walls are sherry and wine cellars for exploring. The Space is equipped with a plasma screen, AV set-up and Wi-Fi leaving little to be desired!

10. Dining Room, The Groucho Club

Private dining at The Groucho Club in london: A bright and spacious room with windows for the ceiling and a large, decadent chandelier in the centre. Continuous blue padded seating snakes through the space and tables set for a meal sit in the curves. Framed pictures are mounted on the pale grey walls.

The first-floor Dining Room at The Groucho Club is usually reserved for members only but on Mondays and Saturdays it becomes available for private hire. An ornate arched ceiling and glass roof, stunning 1970′s crystal chandelier and polished wooden floors, make this a very impressive event location. The glamorous Space is flexible in terms of size, as it interconnects with the Mary-Lou Room via double doors. You can even step out into Liam’s yard and enjoy a breath of fresh air with your guests.

11. The Loggia, Mandarin Oriental

The Loggia, at Mandarin Oriental hotel in London. Stunning large private dining room with high white ceiling and a decadent chandelier hanging in the centre. Three floor to ceiling windows with green curtains let in natural daylight. A dining table sits in the centre of the room laid out for a meeting with bottled drinks and clipboards. Plush pale green velvet chairs are arranged around the table.The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park is famous the world over for its luxury, style and attention to detail. And so it makes perfect sense that they have this fancy dining room, The Loggia, on offer. The Space looks out directly over Hyde Park – a venue doesn’t get much more exclusive than that!

12. Brunello Lounge & Restaurant, Baglioni Hotel

Brunello private dining room at the Baglioni Hotel in london. Bright fancy dining room with mauve-grey walls and a very large crystal mirror spanning the length of the right hand wall. Tall arched windows provide light to the dining table in the centre of the room which is surrounded by plush cream armchairs. Two Champagne stands with cooling buckets and champagne bottles stand to the bottom right of the mirror.In another exclusive location in West London, next to another beautiful park, is the Baglioni Hotel, which looks over Kensington Gardens. The Brunello is one of the most impressive London restaurants, also being conveniently located close to Harrods and Knightsbridge!

13. Restaurant, Skylon

Fancy panoramic views of London with your private dining event? Skylon Restaurant is located inside Royal Festival Hall on Southbank, with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Thames. This is a flexible option for a variety of party sizes, from intimate groups of 50 to a big bash for up to 150 Guests. Whatever the event, your Guests will be blown away by the British cuisine, extensive wine list and renowned cocktails.

15. The Studio, Andaz Hotel

Luxury restaurant at the Andaz Hotel in london. Large square wooden private dining table with sleek brown leather chairs tucked in around it is laid for a meal. The room is bright with a white, textured ceiling and fully stocked wine racks shielded with glass line the walls.The Studio at the Andaz Hotel is a loft-style Space, full of space and light. If you’re looking for luxury restaurants in London, a private room in an exclusive hotel like this ticks all the boxes.

So there you have it, the best luxury restaurants London has to offer! If you like what you’ve seen, you can browse more luxury London restaurants in our London Private Dining collection. If you have any questions or would like a hand with ideas and inspiration, just get in touch with our concierge team by emailing support@headbox.com – we’d love to hear from you!