Top 50 Fit for Foodies 2019

As rated by verified OpenTable diners

A dedication to serving world-class dishes coupled with impeccable service, all sprinkled with a little something that appeals to foodies, is what makes the restaurants featured in the OpenTable 2019 Top 50 Fit for Foodies restaurants in the UK stand out. This year’s list was determined by analysing more than 851,000 reviews left by our diners. The restaurant in the number one spot received their award at Restaurant Magazine’s National Restaurant Awards on June 10th. Below you will find our ranked top 10 and the remainder of the top 50 list in alphabetical order.

Restaurants:Carters of Moseley, The Chefs Table, Röski
Price Range:£££ - ££££
Cuisines:British
Neighborhoods:Birmingham, Chester, Liverpool

1. Carters of Moseley

££££·British·
Birmingham
535 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Restaurant Perfection. Every aspect of dinner at Carters is an absolute pleasure.
96% recommended
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2. The Chefs Table

££££·British·
Chester
2,510 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
Excellent choice of food and great value for money. The surf and turf was very tasty, lovely scallop with very tender belly pork and spicy chorizo. Lamp rump for main was pink and Read more
98% recommended
Most Booked in Cheshire

3. Röski

££££·British·
Liverpool
682 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
Overall brilliant experience, food and service top!
95% recommended
Most Booked in Liverpool/Merseyside

4. Wilson's

££££·European·
Bristol
497 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Outstanding food. Consistently the best place to eat out in Bristol. Attentive and freindly staff talk you through each course and accompanying wines. Ever-changing menus bringiRead more
97% recommended
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5. Peace and Loaf Restaurant

££££·British·
Newcastle upon Tyne
1,579 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
Absolutely delicious food which was helpfully explained by attentive but not intrusive waiting staff. Recommended wine pairing was also delicious.
99% recommended

6. Wreckfish

££££·Bistro·
Liverpool
1,545 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Outstanding food excellent service all in all a really enjoyable experience
97% recommended
Most Booked in Liverpool/Merseyside

7. Paco Tapas

££££·Tapas / Small Plates·
Bristol
825 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tapas
  • Fit for Foodies
We had an incredible experience at Paco tapas. The service was so good - we felt really well looked after. The food was so delicious! Thank you everyone xx
93% recommended
Most Booked in Bristol

8. Number 16 Restaurant

££££·Modern European·
Glasgow
1,725 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
Our first visit to No.16 and we loved every moment. We were meeting friends there and had booked a table for five. We do not live in Glasgow but we hope to visit No.16 again. FrRead more
100% recommended

9. Hispi

££££·Bistro·
Manchester
792 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
As usual, the food was outstanding. This time, however, we had a break with tradition and went for the glazed ham hock to share instead of the featherblade; we weren't disappointeRead more
99% recommended

10. The Black Rat

££££·British·
Winchester
985 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
We LOVE the Black Rat !
95% recommended
Most Booked in Hampshire

Angels with Bagpipes

££££·Scottish·
Old Town
3,437 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
We had a really nice afternoon in the restaurant. It was very clean and all tables were separated with Perspex boards. The atmosphere was really friendly. Our waitress was lovely Read more
97% recommended

Brawn

££££·European·
Bethnal Green
954 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Xmas Lunch
98% recommended

Chapter One

££££·Modern European·
Orpington
5,077 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
The menu offered a good choice. We went for the Christmas Menu which was good value for 4 courses. The meal was excellent.
97% recommended

Coal Office

££££·Mediterranean·
King's Cross
1,558 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
The food was incredible and our waiter was amazing. Great service.
97% recommended
Brunch in London

CORE by Clare Smyth

££££·British·
Notting Hill
1,754 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
Excellent, as always. The Cep tart is one of the best starters I’ve had. The additional truffle pasta course was a real treat (I wish it was available all year, hint hint). And theRead more
98% recommended

Farmacy

££££·English·
Notting Hill
714 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Great food and atmosphere. Fruendly personall delicious everything
92% recommended
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Forage & Chatter

££££·Scottish·
Edinburgh
1,118 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
Fourth visit here and again not disappointed. Fantastic lunch with friends, excellent food, excellent service in lovely quirky location. Will be back!!!!
98% recommended

Frog by Adam Handling

££££·British·
Covent Garden
1,502 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
Beautiful food and service. Our only regret is that we tried to have a meal pre-theatre and therefore we didn’t have time for the tasting menu. Still the snacks and our other choicRead more
99% recommended

Gauthier Soho

££££·French·
Soho
3,704 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Vegan
  • Tasting Menu
Possibly the best restaurant I've ever been to. Everything was just perfect, no more no less. Perfect.
95% recommended

Harwood Arms

££££·Gastro Pub·
Fulham
2,646 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
This is truly a beautiful restaurant in every way. The decor, staff hospitality and awesome food at a reasonable price makes it one to put a the top of your list.
98% recommended

Hawksmoor Manchester

££££·British·
Manchester
3,930 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Great time, great fun.
98% recommended

La Dame De Pic London

££££·French·
Tower Hill
906 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
Great hospitality and relaxed atmosphere. The food and wine was to a high standard as expected. Compliments to the kitchen. Fantastic setting and lunch was thoroughly enjoyed by thRead more
100% recommended

Mere

££££·European·
Fitzrovia
2,084 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
Simply outstanding - as always. Fantastic food in a fun setting
99% recommended

Morito Hackney

££££·Mediterranean·
Hackney
463 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Delicious and interesting food, delightful service, reasonable prices, and a great place at lunchtimes for oldies like me who are slightly deaf to have a quiet chat - provided you Read more
94% recommended
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Murano

££££·Contemporary European·
Mayfair
2,109 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Fit for Foodies
We enjoyed lunch here celebrating my daughter’s new job! We received a warm greeting being seated with a great view of the kitchen. The service was friendly and efficient. The foodRead more
92% recommended

No. 97

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
946 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Wonderful food which was very accommodating of my gluten intolerance. The cocktails were fantastic
97% recommended
Best Overall in London

NOPI

££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
6,222 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Special Occasions
Excellent service and food. The milk and cookies are a must at the end!
92% recommended
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One One Four

££££·Modern European·
Teddington
651 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
We being going to ONE ONE FOUR since they open in Teddington iven that we do not live local. Is one of the best places to eat for us we celebrate with them our birthdays partys. EvRead more
98% recommended

Ottolenghi Islington

££££·Mediterranean·
Angel
2,677 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Special Occasions
Exceptional food, cooking that makes the most of great ingredients. Really great service, there immediately when you need them, friendly and gave useful advice about the menu. LoveRead more
93% recommended
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Ottolenghi Spitalfields

££££·Mediterranean·
Spitalfields
2,778 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Absolutely brilliant in every way - the food was delicious, as were the cocktails. Would 100% recommend to others and I'd love to go back and dine again soon.
93% recommended
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Pidgin

££££·Modern European·
Hackney
884 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Best meal I’ve had in London this year. Every course was exquisite. Service and attention to detail was spot on. Can’t recommend this place enough.
99% recommended

Pollen Street Social

££££·British·
Mayfair
3,495 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
Food was amazing. Beautifully presented and set my taste buds alight! The fallow deer, hot/cold oyster (oyster ice cream was SO delicious) and partridge were a few of the memorableRead more
98% recommended
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Roux at The Landau

££££·Modern European·
Oxford Circus
8,258 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
We enjoyed the tasting menu with selected wines. The food, wine and service was first class.
94% recommended
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ROVI

££££·Mediterranean·
Fitzrovia
1,893 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
Excellent food and would recommend. Service slow to table slow and not well managed.
100% recommended
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Smiths Restaurant Wapping

££££·Seafood·
Wapping
3,591 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Lunch
Always a pleasure to eat here love the food love service just a great place for families or couples
99% recommended
Most Booked in East London

Spring Restaurant

££££·Contemporary British·
Covent Garden
1,604 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
Always excellent
92% recommended
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St. John Bread and Wine

££££·British·
Spitalfields
1,551 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasions
BEAUTIFULLY COOKED FOOD FROM AN ECLECTIC MENU. AN INTERESTING WINE LIST WITH A KNOWLEDGEABLE AND FRIENDLY WAIT STAFF. I LIKE EVERYTHING ABOUT IT.
99% recommended

Sticky Walnut

££££·Bistro·
Chester
1,113 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Feathered beef was as absolutely lovely. Excellent food and staff were wonderful. Merry Christmas
99% recommended
Most Booked in Cheshire

Stones Restaurant Matlock

££££·British·
Matlock
1,116 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Couldn't fault any aspect of the meal. Food wad excellent and service friendly but professional. In addition to the meal canapes, bread amuse bouche and petit fours were provided wRead more
98% recommended
Most Booked in Derbyshire

Tattu Leeds

££££·Chinese·
United Kingdom
2,982 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Food was amazing
90% recommended

Tattu Manchester

££££·Chinese·
United Kingdom
3,680 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Stunning lovely time
89% recommended

The French Table

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
3,553 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
Amazing!!! Everything perfect and a wonderful Christmas celebration with my husband
99% recommended

The Ivy St. Helen’s Square

££££·British·
York
4,739 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Lunch
Amazing service and food. A lovely Xmas treat! Really good value for money.
93% recommended
Brunch in Yorkshire

The Laughing Gravy

££££·British·
Southbank
2,336 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Cosy
Great food, service and atmosphere - a great local restaurant - the venison Wellington is just delicious!
98% recommended

The Oxford Blue

££££·Contemporary British·
Windsor
732 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Excellent as always and Liam is a dream!
95% recommended
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The Poet at Matfield

££££·British·
Tunbridge Wells
1,419 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
Great food and service as ever despite the challenging weather!
99% recommended
Best Overall in Kent

The Quality Chop House

££££·British·
Farringdon
1,296 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
fantastic food, and despite the weather .. really fun
98% recommended
British in London

The Three Oaks

££££·British·
Gerrards Cross
1,366 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Everything just great. The new pods outside are very cosy. Food and service the best for miles.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Buckinghamshire

The Westwood Restaurant, Beverley

££££·English·
Beverley
2,291 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
Fantastic birthday meal. Always made to feel very welcome. Food exceptional as ever and wonderful service. Thank you to Michelle, Matthew and the team.
99% recommended

Westerns Laundry

££££·Modern European·
Holloway
780 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Amazing food and wine! Everything on the menu looked great and it was so hard to choose. It’s great how the space has been transformed into outdoor dinning.
97% recommended
Modern European in London