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
  • Local Ingredients
Restaurant Perfection. Every aspect of dinner at Carters is an absolute pleasure.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Birmingham/West Midlands

2. The Chefs Table

££££·British·
Chester
2,263 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
A superb experience all round. The food was first class and at a fine dining standard. Highly recommended.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire

3. Röski

££££·British·
Liverpool
543 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Roski is a great place to eat - the food is divine and service is amazing. We did the tasting menu and it was delicious! Get the carrots as an extra - if you don't know what they aRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Liverpool/Merseyside

4. Wilson's

££££·European·
Bristol
496 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
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
98% recommended

5. Peace and Loaf Restaurant

££££·British·
Newcastle upon Tyne
1,432 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
The tasting menu was really good value: Beautifully presented food, with fantastic flavour combinations with perfectly matched (and interesting) wines, which broadened our horizonsRead more
94% recommended
Best Service in Newcastle and Northumberland

6. Wreckfish

££££·Bistro·
Liverpool
1,269 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Will definitely be back. Amazing food, great staff and a lovely atmosphere.
95% recommended
Best Overall in Liverpool/Merseyside

7. Paco Tapas

££££·Tapas / Small Plates·
Bristol
650 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
The whole experience was truly excellent and the portion size for the chefs menu was great... left feeling absolutely stuffed!
93% recommended

8. Number 16 Restaurant

££££·Modern European·
Glasgow
1,609 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Seriously good food ! Reminded me of Martin Wishart style in his early days. Would recommend to all food lovers !!
98% recommended
Best Overall in Glasgow/Lanarkshire

9. Hispi

££££·Bistro·
Manchester
606 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Absolutey superb....AS EVER. Best roast in Manchester
97% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester

10. The Black Rat

££££·British·
Winchester
794 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
What a wonderful lunch we had (never disappoints) Once again from the moment we walked through the door we were welcomed and spoilt. Thank you. Gareth your team did you proud. EveRead more
97% recommended
Best Overall in Hampshire

Angels with Bagpipes

££££·Scottish·
Old Town
3,325 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
This was my second visit - ten year gap! But if I lived closer this would be a regular place for me. Firstly lovely staff - secondly food of the highest standard - worthy of a MichRead more
92% recommended
Best Overall in Edinburgh/Midlothian

Brawn

££££·European·
Bethnal Green
869 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Food was truly superb, simple, inventive and tasty. Will definitely be back!
98% recommended
European in London

Chapter One

££££·Modern European·
Orpington
4,850 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Excellent food and service
96% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Kent

Coal Office

££££·Mediterranean·
King's Cross
1,277 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
I had the most incredible evening at the Coal Office. The food was exquisite, and the chefs took the utmost care with every single detail. Staff are amazing, fun and lively vibe. Read more
93% recommended
Mediterranean in London

CORE by Clare Smyth

££££·British·
Notting Hill
1,469 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
We were fortunate enough to have a meal on Friday night before the restaurant closed. We were so impressed that under the exceptional circumstances you provided a lovely dinner expRead more
98% recommended
Best Service in London

Farmacy

££££·English·
Notting Hill
713 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Great food and atmosphere. Fruendly personall delicious everything
93% recommended
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Forage & Chatter

££££·Scottish·
Edinburgh
1,057 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
Voucher Gift from daughter - very nice, slightly pricey but worth it.
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Edinburgh/Midlothian

Frog by Adam Handling

££££·Contemporary European·
Covent Garden
1,343 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent meal, many unusual flavour combinations which worked really well. Beautiful presentation. Quick and friendly service. We enjoyed watching the chefs at work.
96% recommended
Contemporary European in London

Gauthier Soho

££££·French·
Soho
3,625 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Vegan
Comfortable dining room, attentive but discreet service. We had the vegan tasting menu and every dish was imaginative, perfectly executed and delicious.
92% recommended
Healthy in West End London

Harwood Arms

££££·Gastro Pub·
Fulham
2,533 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Outstanding as always! I never miss a chance for dinner at Harwood Arms when I’m in London.
94% recommended
Gastro Pub in London

Hawksmoor Manchester

££££·British·
Manchester
3,292 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
It were great, it were very great, it were really great.
94% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester

La Dame De Pic London

££££·French·
Tower Hill
857 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Creative Cuisine
We had an absolutely brilliant lunch! Food was gorgeous and the Millifeuile dessert was incredible! We did the 3 course lunch option with wine pairing. It all worked really well. Read more
93% recommended
Best Overall in East London

Mere

££££·European·
Fitzrovia
1,847 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
This restaurant did not disappoint. First class treatment and a six course tasting menu.
95% recommended
European in London

Morito Hackney

££££·Mediterranean·
Hackney
463 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
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
96% recommended
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Murano

££££·Contemporary European·
Mayfair
2,082 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Beautiful in every way.
93% recommended
Contemporary European in London

No. 97

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
712 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Very quiet (unusually so) Extremely attentive and helpful waiter. Would always recommend and definitely return.
100% recommended
Modern European in London

NOPI

££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
6,220 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent service and food. The milk and cookies are a must at the end!
93% recommended
Mediterranean in London

One One Four

££££·Modern European·
Teddington
479 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Amazing food, fantastic service and great atmosphere would highly recommend x
97% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in South West London

Ottolenghi Islington

££££·Mediterranean·
Angel
2,676 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
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
Mediterranean in London

Ottolenghi Spitalfields

££££·Mediterranean·
Spitalfields
2,774 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
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.
94% recommended
Mediterranean in London

Pidgin

££££·Modern European·
Hackney
821 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Second time we've been and didn't disappoint. One of our favourite restaurants to come to, with each dish being totally different and inventive within a nicely done, modest restaurRead more
93% recommended
Best Overall in East London

Pollen Street Social

££££·British·
Mayfair
3,282 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
great value for money
93% recommended
British in West End London

Roux at The Landau

££££·Modern European·
Oxford Circus
8,256 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Fit for Foodies
We enjoyed the tasting menu with selected wines. The food, wine and service was first class.
94% recommended
Modern European in London

ROVI

££££·Mediterranean·
Fitzrovia
1,886 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Two friend out for a quick lunch - we both had the Jerusalem Mixed Grill with meat. Don't be put off by the inclusion of chicken hearts, the whole thing was utterly delicious. AddRead more
93% recommended
Healthy in West End London

Smiths Restaurant Wapping

££££·Seafood·
Wapping
3,084 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Waterfront
  • Scenic View
Superb food and well recommended. Will definitely be coming back for the Dover Sole
99% recommended
Seafood in London

Spring Restaurant

££££·Contemporary British·
Covent Garden
1,605 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Always excellent
92% recommended
Contemporary British in London

St. John Bread and Wine

££££·British·
Spitalfields
1,484 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
  • Authentic
Great foods,nice staffs 😊 I hope see you soon!xxx
92% recommended
Fit for Foodies in East London

Sticky Walnut

££££·Bistro·
Chester
832 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Great lunch thank you so much. Cauliflower risotto highly recommended.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire

Stones Restaurant Matlock

££££·British·
Matlock
943 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Superb as usual. First class food and Excellent service.
98% recommended

Tattu Leeds

££££·Chinese·
Leeds
2,975 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Food was amazing
90% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Yorkshire

Tattu Manchester

££££·Chinese·
Manchester
3,672 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Stunning lovely time
87% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in Manchester/Greater Manchester

The French Table

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
3,383 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Four of us had the lunchtime tasting menu which was excellent value. The smoked eel and kimchi was particularly enjoyed as was the Jerusalem artichoke velouté.
100% recommended
Modern European in London

The Ivy St. Helen’s Square

££££·British·
York
3,439 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Anniversaries
Took my mum for her 70th birthday meal. Very impressed with the food and service we received. Would definitely visit again
92% recommended
Afternoon Tea in Yorkshire

The Laughing Gravy

££££·British·
Southbank
2,280 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Cosy
Absolutely superb meal. Even though the prices are a little high, the quality of the dishes and ingredients used is exceptional.
95% recommended
British in South East London

The Oxford Blue

££££·Contemporary British·
Windsor
732 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
Excellent as always and Liam is a dream!
86% recommended
Best Food in Berkshire

The Poet at Matfield

££££·British·
Tunbridge Wells
1,028 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Worth the Drive
  • Good for Anniversaries
We went to The Poet to celebrate a special birthday. This is our fourth visit and as usual the food and service were outstanding. The staff were very welcoming considering the presRead more
99% recommended
Best Overall in Kent

The Quality Chop House

££££·British·
Farringdon
1,075 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Authentic
  • Special Occasions
This is a seriously good place. The food is tremendous and the wine list is well worth exploring. You will not be disappointed.
96% recommended
British in London

The Three Oaks

££££·British·
Gerrards Cross
1,138 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent food and service again from the team at the Three Oakes.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Buckinghamshire

The Westwood Restaurant, Beverley

££££·English·
Beverley
2,009 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Visit the Westwood on a regular basis and always first rate. Up there with the best places to eat in the area.
97% recommended
Business Meals in Yorkshire

Westerns Laundry

££££·Modern European·
Holloway
633 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
The best meal I've had in ages- couldn't fault any part of it. Promptly booked again to go back!
93% recommended
Best Overall in North London