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Nine Kings Suite, Royal Lancaster London 2

Nine Kings Suite, Royal Lancaster London

The Nine Kings suite at Royal Lancaster London is acknowledged as Europe’s ultimate venue for product launches, conventions, and a wide range of amazing events.

Its scale and adaptability a...

London, W2 2TY
440 – 1200 Guests
The Sir Roger Moore Room, Hush Mayfair 7

The Sir Roger Moore Room, Hush Mayfair

Book the Sir Roger Moore Room at Hush Mayfair for your next private party and be a part of one of the best kept secrets in London dining.

Tucked away in a hidden courtyard in the historic he...

London, W1S 1EY
40 – 120 Guests
Private Dining Room or Mezzanine, The Coal Shed London 2

Private Dining Room or Mezzanine, The Coal Shed London

For the perfect private dining experience in London Bridge, visit The Coal Shed London.

The Coal Shed London celebrates coal roasted rare breed meat and South Coast seafood. Located moments ...

Southwark, SE1 2UP
60 – 200 Guests


Hire the Lounge at SushiSamba for one of the best private dining venues London has to offer.

Located on the 39th floor at 110 Bishopsgate, the SUSHISAMBA Lounge features unparalleled views of t...

City of London, EC2N 4AY
40 – 60 Guests
Private Dining Suite, City Social

Private Dining Suite, City Social

The Private Dining Suite at City Social is a popular events Space for hire in The City of London.

With floor to ceiling glass windows, The Private Dining Room Suite boasts spectacular views ...

London, EC2N 1HQ
24 – 70 Guests
Council Chamber and Reception Room, 41 Portland Place 2

Council Chamber and Reception Room, 41 Portland Place

Hire the Council Chamber and Reception Room at 41 Portland Place for your next event venue hire in London.

41 Portland Place is a central London venue hire providing period and modern rooms f...

Marylebone, W1B1QH
28 – 140 Guests
Boundary Rooftop, Boundary London 6

Boundary Rooftop, Boundary London

Hire Boundary Rooftop at The Boundary Project for a fantastic venue hire in London

Hire Boundary Rooftop at The Boundary Project. Open come rain or shine, the heated Glass Orangery encasing ...

Shoreditch, E2 7DD
35 – 100 Guests
Main Reception Room, One Moorgate Place 2

Main Reception Room, One Moorgate Place

The domed Main Reception Room has the wow factor which is guaranteed to impress any guest. If an opulent experience is what you are looking for, this stunning room complete with glass chandelier, b...

City of London, EC2R 6EA
28 – 100 Guests
Semi Private Restaurant, Goodman Canary Wharf

Semi Private Restaurant, Goodman Canary Wharf

Situated on the river with easy access from Canary Wharf and South Quay stations, Goodman Canary Wharf is perfect for business entertaining and pleasure alike.

The venue can accommodate larg...

London, E14 9RU
38 Guests
Private Dining Room, Sette

Private Dining Room, Sette

Sette has a stylish private dining room for hire in Knightsbridge, ideal for corporate entertaining and private parties.

The private room has an oval table and offers full exclusivity. Perfe...

London, SW1X 7QN
14 – 25 Guests
Kaijô, Nobu Hotel London Shoreditch

Kaijô, Nobu Hotel London Shoreditch

Kaijo, is located on the ground floor of Nobu Hotel Shoreditch, and is a dynamic events space perfect for your next corporate event!

The Kaijô event Space benefits from natural daylight and...

London, EC2A 4BH
40 – 200 Guests
Library, St James's Hotel and Club

Library, St James's Hotel and Club

The Library is ideally suited for social gatherings and prestigious board meetings, where the striking setting enhances the sense of occasion.

Capturing the atmosphere of a private home, Th...

London, SW1A 1LS
16 – 30 Guests
Dining Room, Bocconcino

Dining Room, Bocconcino

Nestled in the heart of Mayfair, Bocconcino is an Italian casual fine dining restaurant in London.

Step away from the bustle of Berkeley Street & into a stunning space that will transport you...

Mayfair, W1J 8ED
120 Guests
Private Dining Room, Cinnamon Kitchen 4

Private Dining Room, Cinnamon Kitchen

Look no further for your next Private Dining Space or Meeting Room.

This stylish Private Dining room doubles as a chef's table, offering cinematic views of the kitchen watching the chefs prepa...

City of London, EC2M 4YF
6 – 18 Guests
Restaurant, Tamarind Restaurant

Restaurant, Tamarind Restaurant

The sensory joys of Indian cuisine, cast in a beautiful new light. The first Indian restaurant in London to receive a Michelin star continues to explore new ground with dishes to be enjoyed any t...

London, W1J 5PP
150 – 200 Guests
Upstairs Cafe Lounge, Bun House 1

Upstairs Cafe Lounge, Bun House

The Upstairs Cafe Lounge at Bun House is a wonderful event Space for hire near Leicester Square.

Bun House is a café concept focusing on a translation of traditional Chinese buns, served wit...

London, WC2H 7BA
42 – 55 Guests
Dining + Living Room, The Hoxton Southwark

Dining + Living Room, The Hoxton Southwark

The Dining and Living Room at The Hoxton Southwark combine to form a stunning event Space.

Hire The Living Room and Dining Room together or separately for a modern and unique meeting room with...

Southwark , SE1 8NY
32 – 60 Guests
Sea Containers Restaurant Private Dining Room, Sea Containers Hotel 29

Sea Containers Restaurant Private Dining Room, Sea Containers Hotel

Hire the Private Dining Room at one of the best restaurants in London, the Sea Containers Restaurant.

The Private Dining Room in Sea Containers restaurant at the Sea Containers Hotel in Lond...

London, SE1 9PD
20 Guests

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Your Guide To London Private Dining

Your Guide to Private Dining in London Planning a private dining event in London? We all love a busy restaurant – the atmosphere and buzz of London’s dining venues contribute to the capital’s well-earned reputation as a global foodie powerhouse. That said, sometimes the party or dinner requires a bit more privacy. Fear not, the best of London’s restaurants offer intimate and private dining rooms alongside their more public spaces. Let this guide ease you through the process and get you one step closer to that perfect first bite.

What kind of private dining experience are you looking for?

There are a lot of options out there and, to be honest, it can sometimes be a bit overwhelming. No one wants to spend their free time scrolling endlessly through venue after venue, desperately trying to make a decision based on a thumb-sized photo of some canapés. To make the most of your time it’s worth having an idea of what kind of food you’re looking for in your private dining event. Do you want to put on a full gourmet spread to impress at your corporate lunch? Or are you and your friends looking for a private space to have a few drinks, a quick bite to eat and… a few more drinks?

It’s important to discover any dietary restrictions and convey them to the venue as soon as possible. Or, alternatively, let us know any allergies or preferences you have and we’ll ensure only relevant venues reach out to host your private dining event.

Top tip: It’s also worth considering some of the less traditional private dining options. London is host to a wealth of food venues that let you take part in the cooking process. How does tossing your own pizza dough sound? How about making pasta from scratch? There are lots of venues that get you involved in the cooking process and don’t worry - you won’t have to wash up after.

Know your budget

The key to planning a successful private dining room is budgeting well. No one likes nasty surprises at the end of a good meal so make sure you know your upper spend limit before you order that last helping of profiteroles. A budget should be allocated per person – this gives you maximum control over both the overall cost and the implications of that for each guest. HeadBox will do all the calculations for you and make sure everything stays within your set budget.

Location, location, location

London is a sprawling city, with each area having its own distinctive feel and character. Consider this when searching for a venue – luxury, high-end venues will tend to be in the central areas of London, whereas the boroughs might be more appropriate for a big, easy private dining room that won’t break the bank. Transport is also key. If alcohol is going to be involved then you’ll want to be in easy reach of public transport or, for the super organised, book your taxis before to guarantee a swift arrival and departure.

Make sure you set the agenda

This is your private dining event – you should set the criteria for the venues to meet. Want an outside area? Natural light flooding the room? Have a preference on seating style? Tell us exactly what private dining experience you want, where you want it, and when you want it. We’ll do the rest.


What is a private dining experience?

A private dining experience is simply where a restaurant or food venue provides you with your own secluded space to enjoy without the bustle of the larger restaurant. Whether it’s a private dining room or your own private dining hall, the option allows you to enjoy restaurant standard food alongside the privacy you might expect at home.

How much does it cost to hire a private dining room in London?

Prices of private dining rooms vary according to location, restaurant type and the size of your party. Per person, the price range tends to be between £50 and £200. It’s worth noting that a lot of venues will set a minimum spend (either overall cost or per person). Set your budget before you enquire to make sure you’re only hearing from the relevant dining venues.

What are the best private dining rooms in London?

The best private dining rooms in London will be the ones that fulfil the criteria you set out. With this in mind we’ve listed a few that cater to common private dining specifications:

SushiSamba Lounge

Located within walking distance of Liverpool Street, SushiSamba allows you to make exclusive use of the 39th floor – giving you unparalleled views over the city of London whilst you consume your body weight in delicious sushi.


The Conservatory is a West London staple. Offering an array of Venetian inspired foods, Daphne’s is a charming all-season venue that really feels part of the neighbourhood. They also allow dogs, as if you need any other reason to book.

Boundary Rooftop

Moving eastwards towards Shoreditch lays the sublime Boundry Rooftop. Come rain or shine this breathtaking dining area allows you to make your private event extra special.

How can I hire a private room in London?

Phones and emails are a great way to reach specific venues, but it’s often the case that both yourself and the venue can be very busy – sometimes getting that booking sorted can feel like a mammoth task itself. Hiring a private dining room doesn’t have to be an endless chain of emails and phone calls. Tell us exactly what you’re after and we’ll make sure only the right venues reach out to you.