The Infatuation’s Restaurant Picks

The Infatuation is an app and website, which uses a small team of local editors who dine anonymously to rate and review restaurants. Each restaurant gets a rating, so that you can find the right place for every occasion.
GunpowderGunpowder
8.8
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Indian | Shoreditch, East London
Hawksmoor SpitalfieldsHawksmoor Spitalfields
8.6
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Steak | Shoreditch, East London
St. John Bread and WineSt. John Bread and Wine
8.5
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British | Spitalfields, East London
BrawnBrawn
8.5
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European | Bethnal Green, East London
som saasom saa
8.4
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Thai | Shoreditch, East London
8 Hoxton Square - Permanently Closed8 Hoxton Square - Permanently Closed
8.4
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Modern European | Hoxton, East London
Ottolenghi SpitalfieldsOttolenghi Spitalfields
8.3
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Mediterranean | Spitalfields, East London
SMOKESTAKSMOKESTAK
8.3
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Barbecue | Shoreditch, East London
Monty's DeliMonty's Deli
8.2
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Deli | Hoxton, East London
SardineSardine
8
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French | Old Street, East London
Sager + Wilde at Paradise RowSager + Wilde at Paradise Row
7.8
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Contemporary European | Bethnal Green, East London
Verdi'sVerdi's
7.6
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Italian | Mile End, East London

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Yauatcha CityYauatcha City
1185 reviews
££££
Chinese | Liverpool Street, City of London

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After having a very satisfying meal in Yauatcha Soho, we decided to try the City branch. We went for the Supreme Saturdays deal. The food was great, especially venison puff and roasted duck puff. Great lively atmosphere. Could not fault a single thing. More

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Helix Restaurant at The GherkinHelix Restaurant at The Gherkin
780 reviews
££££
Contemporary European | Liverpool Street, City of London

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This was our last day in London, and we were looking for something special to round of our 20th anniversary holiday. helix was just that. The food was excellent and the view! A top rating restaurant in a top place. More

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Galvin La ChapelleGalvin La Chapelle
1859 reviews
££££
French | Liverpool Street, City of London

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With Baker Street closing down I now have to travel to the city to enjoy the hospitality of Galvin. As ever the menu was stunning with seasonal faire on offer. My fellow diner has two starters and was accommodated without any fuss. Three courses later and excellent conversation we left and went on our way. More

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SAGARDI BASQUE COUNTRY CHEFSSAGARDI BASQUE COUNTRY CHEFS
120 reviews
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6th time at Sagardi. Always a good time More

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Cinnamon KitchenCinnamon Kitchen
1942 reviews
££££
Indian | Liverpool Street, City of London

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Had the 10 year 6 course tasting Menu with the selected wines for my birthday treat, excellent meal and service. I even had a chance to visit the kitchen and see the tandoori ovens in action, unbelievably hot More

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KraPow E51. KraPow E5
55 reviews
££££
Thai | Hackney, East London

Excellent food. Quite cramped and loud, but very nice for a quick meal. More

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La Dame De Pic London2. La Dame De Pic London
351 reviews
££££
French | Tower Hill, East London

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The La Dame de Pic sets the bar to a very high level in all respects. Service was delivered by enthusiastic, polite and knowledgeable staff. The setting is elegant and fashionable. The 6 Course Menu was both visually and tastewise stunning. The attention to detail, creativity and imaginative props used resulted in an incredible adventure on the plate and palate. Truly it was a memorable meal enjoyed by us all. More

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Fayre Share3. Fayre Share
34 reviews
££££
British | Hackney, East London

It is a new place, very cozy, has good coffee. We went there for brunch and had avocado on a toast and pancakes. Pancakes were excellent! Avocado on a toast - not really good (quite odd - there was peppers on it plus only white bread I.e.no sourdough or grain). Overall nice brunch but needs improvement in food More

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Brawn4. Brawn
575 reviews
££££
European | Bethnal Green, East London

The best neighborhood restaurant in London! This place has the atmosphere, attentive service, diverse menu, excellent cooking and very best wine. More

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Smiths Restaurant Wapping5. Smiths Restaurant Wapping
2013 reviews
££££
Seafood | Wapping, East London

We have been twice now to Smiths at Wapping. We have loved the food and the attention you receive. We will be back. More

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CornerstoneCornerstone
££££
Seafood | Hackney, East London

Uncomplicated, produce-led Modern British cooking in a bright, pared-down space with informal vibe.More

Genesis Vegan RestaurantGenesis Vegan Restaurant
££££
Vegan | Shoreditch, East London

Genesis is a 100% plant based alchemy restaurant concept specialising in fast casual dining and organic comfort food.More

Issho-NiIssho-Ni
££££
Japanese | Bethnal Green, East London

Walk into a 1920s themed Japanese restaurant and bar, serving delicious sharing small plates with carefully crafted cocktails to create a new experience.More

Lekki Restaurant & BarLekki Restaurant & Bar
££££
African | Hackney, East London

Welcome to Lekki Restaurant & Bar we look forward to serving you.More

NutshellNutshell
££££
Middle Eastern | Spitalfields, East London

Nutshell is a restaurant by ex-Noma chef Leonardo Pereira and is inspired by the flavours of PersiaMore