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.
98% recommended
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2. The Chefs Table

££££·British·
Chester
2,414 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Wonderful food, prepared and cooked to an excellent level
98% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire

3. Röski

££££·British·
Liverpool
608 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
Food was lovely Great flavours with amazing presentation.
93% recommended
Best Service in Liverpool/Merseyside

4. Wilson's

££££·European·
Bristol
497 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
  • 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
99% recommended
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5. Peace and Loaf Restaurant

££££·British·
Newcastle upon Tyne
1,566 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great food. Attentive service.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Newcastle and Northumberland

6. Wreckfish

££££·Bistro·
Liverpool
1,446 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Absolutely superb from start to finish. Excellent adherence to Covid rules and every single course hit the spot. The Espresso Martini’s also added to the enjoyment. Thank you. DefiRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Liverpool/Merseyside

7. Paco Tapas

££££·Tapas / Small Plates·
Bristol
772 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Absolutely amazing Food was sensational- best we’ve eaten in a long time. We’d definitely come back again. Thank you
92% recommended
Best Overall in Bristol

8. Number 16 Restaurant

££££·Modern European·
Glasgow
1,725 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Fantastic meal at No Sixteen, great service, lovely atmosphere and delicious food. Will definitely be back
100% recommended
Best Overall in Glasgow/Lanarkshire

9. Hispi

££££·Bistro·
Manchester
761 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Sub-Michelin Star level bistro food. Smart pairing of wines.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester

10. The Black Rat

££££·British·
Winchester
934 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
Enjoyed the excellent food and the relaxed atmosphere. Due to Covid rules we had to leave by 10.00pm but did not feel rushed to do so.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Hampshire

Angels with Bagpipes

££££·Scottish·
Old Town
3,437 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
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
95% recommended
Best Food in Edinburgh/Midlothian

Brawn

££££·European·
Bethnal Green
932 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Excellent as always! Superb food, drink and service.
99% recommended
European in London

Chapter One

££££·Modern European·
Orpington
5,036 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Lovely food, great ambience and very attentive service - thank you
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Kent

Coal Office

££££·Mediterranean·
King's Cross
1,506 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasions
Excellent meal, loved the interiors and the staff we so nice. Highly recommend!
97% recommended
Mediterranean in London

CORE by Clare Smyth

££££·British·
Notting Hill
1,711 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
Elegant space, perfect food and service. Great for a special occasion!
97% recommended
Best Overall in London

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
1,117 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
  • Local Ingredients
We went for my 30th and it was great! The staff were really wonderful and made us feel comfortable, wearing masks and could see them using hand sanitizer regularly. The food was deRead more
97% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Edinburgh/Midlothian

Frog by Adam Handling

££££·Contemporary European·
Covent Garden
1,462 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent all round!! Looked after wonderfully and the food was absolutely delicious!!
97% recommended
Best Overall in West End London

Gauthier Soho

££££·French·
Soho
3,699 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Vegan
well-focused, quiet and professional set-up - set menus with wine-pairing available. Slight oddity (for some people) is that there's multiple desserts in the set. However, that worRead more
92% recommended
Healthy in London

Harwood Arms

££££·Gastro Pub·
Fulham
2,612 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Sunday Lunch
What a treat to have had dinner at Harwood Arms. The food was exquisite in particular the Venison Scotch Egg and the Cod dish. Even the bread was special and thank you for the kindRead more
95% recommended
Gastro Pub in London

Hawksmoor Manchester

££££·British·
Manchester
3,873 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
What an amazing birthday treat, superb service, excellent food quality and really good hygiene. We visited for my partners birthday, our first visit and thoroughly enjoyed everythiRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester

La Dame De Pic London

££££·French·
Tower Hill
898 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Creative Cuisine
Genuinely good food very well served by a friendly and professional team. Had been to another 2 star restaurant earlier in the week and this was just better and more memorable so Read more
94% recommended
Fit for Foodies in London

Mere

££££·European·
Fitzrovia
2,003 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
Always an excellent meal form the team here at Mere, so glad that they are still going strong after the closure due to lockdown
96% recommended
Best Food in London

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
2,107 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Brilliant experience, sitting looking into the hectic but apparently very happy kitchen. Really friendly staff, superb food, will definitely return.
96% recommended
Special Occasions in West End London

No. 97

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
852 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
We spent a great Sunday lunchtime at No.97. Lovely decour, spaceous and great service. The food and service was great, we were served with an amuse-bouche after ordering and the mRead more
99% recommended
Modern European in London

NOPI

££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
6,220 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
Service was excellent and the food incredibly beautiful ;)
92% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
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One One Four

££££·Modern European·
Teddington
602 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Came in for sons 16th birthday...great service...great ambience...great food...thoroughly enjoyed it!
98% recommended
Modern European in London

Ottolenghi Islington

££££·Mediterranean·
Angel
2,677 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
91% recommended
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Ottolenghi Spitalfields

££££·Mediterranean·
Spitalfields
2,775 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
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Pidgin

££££·Modern European·
Hackney
879 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
Great find, great menu. Value for money and changing menu means you can visit more often.
95% recommended
Best Food in London

Pollen Street Social

££££·British·
Mayfair
3,441 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
Food is absolutely sublime and all of the staff make you feel welcome and cater to your every need. Love coming here.
95% recommended
British in London

Roux at The Landau

££££·Modern European·
Oxford Circus
8,258 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.
96% recommended

ROVI

££££·Mediterranean·
Fitzrovia
1,892 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent food and would recommend. Service slow to table slow and not well managed.
90% recommended
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Smiths Restaurant Wapping

££££·Seafood·
Wapping
3,491 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
Lovely views and attentive service
99% recommended
Seafood in London

Spring Restaurant

££££·Contemporary British·
Covent Garden
1,605 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
Always excellent
91% recommended
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St. John Bread and Wine

££££·British·
Spitalfields
1,537 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
  • Authentic
My partner and I had a lovely evening at St John Bread and Wine. The food was delicious and the staff were extremely knowledgable when helping us choose complementary wines and ansRead more
94% recommended
Best Overall in East London

Sticky Walnut

££££·Bistro·
Chester
1,019 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
We’ve been eating at the walnut for many years. I can honestly say we’ve never had anything to complain about. I feel lucky to have the restaurant so close to where I live. I like Read more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire

Stones Restaurant Matlock

££££·British·
Matlock
1,093 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
The most amazing combinations of food! Fantastic all round
98% recommended
Best Overall in Derbyshire

Tattu Leeds

££££·Chinese·
United Kingdom
2,981 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Food was amazing
91% recommended

Tattu Manchester

££££·Chinese·
United Kingdom
3,676 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Stunning lovely time
85% recommended

The French Table

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
3,516 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Birthdays
We had the tasting menu including recommended wines. Everything was absolutely delicious. We have already booked our next visit. What a superb local restaurant.
99% recommended
Best Overall in London

The Ivy St. Helen’s Square

££££·British·
York
4,403 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Romance
Birthday meal
93% recommended
British in Yorkshire

The Laughing Gravy

££££·British·
Southbank
2,326 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent food in lovely surroundings. Especially enjoyed the starters and cocktails!
95% recommended
Best Overall in South East London

The Oxford Blue

££££·Contemporary British·
Windsor
732 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent as always and Liam is a dream!
87% recommended

The Poet at Matfield

££££·British·
Tunbridge Wells
1,332 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Wonderful anniversary meal today. As usual, the service is outstanding ; great to branch out from our usual sharing beef- quail, carpaccio, venison, halibut, cheese platter and taRead more
99% recommended
Best Overall in Kent

The Quality Chop House

££££·British·
Farringdon
1,235 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
Fantastic £10 lunch deal from one of the yummiest restaurants!
96% recommended
Best Overall in City of London

The Three Oaks

££££·British·
Gerrards Cross
1,294 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Always get fantastic food and service. All Covid safety measures are in place too.
99% recommended
Best Overall in Buckinghamshire

The Westwood Restaurant, Beverley

££££·English·
Beverley
2,265 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Could not fault a thing with the food - superb service. Pointed out a slight chip in the glass and it was instantly removed and replaced with a new fresh glass and drink and an apoRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Yorkshire

Westerns Laundry

££££·Modern European·
Holloway
719 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Beautiful food as always and a well handled approach to the current situation, allowing us to feel safe and comfortable as we ate but still maintained a great social atmosphere.
95% recommended
Best Ambience in North London