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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
449 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Amazing experience, great service from entry to exit, it was our 11th wedding anniversary so we decided to see what Carters had to offer. Firstly they had adapted my wife’s menu aRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Birmingham/West Midlands

2. The Chefs Table

££££·British·
Chester
1,942 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Superb food cooked within sight of the tables As well as being full of flavour the presentation is excellent Friendly service
97% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire

3. Röski

££££·British·
Liverpool
424 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Fabulous food, attentive and friendly service - a wonderful experience we intend to repeat.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Liverpool/Merseyside

4. Wilson's

££££·European·
Bristol
396 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
From start to finish, each dish was delicious, who knew mushroom custard could be so tasty?! All the staff were lovely and knowledgable, definitely my new favourite local restauraRead more
97% recommended
Best Overall in Bristol

5. Peace and Loaf Restaurant

££££·British·
Newcastle upon Tyne
1,264 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Out for dinner with my wife, first time here and not disappointed: great service from the start, tasting menu with pairs wines was superb and get buzz in the place!
97% recommended
Best Overall in Newcastle and Northumberland

6. Wreckfish

££££·Bistro·
Liverpool
1,004 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Fantastic Again. Went with friends who had never experienced Wreckfish before. They where all raving about it afterwards.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Liverpool/Merseyside

7. Paco Tapas

££££·Tapas / Small Plates·
Bristol
533 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Great food in a great atmosphere. Good choice of food and excellent service.
96% recommended
Best Overall in Bristol

8. Number 16 Restaurant

££££·Modern European·
Glasgow
1,466 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
First time here , it is a Lovely cozy busy (even on a Monday night) restaurant. Waitresses helpful and friendly. Food was great. Will definitely be back again.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Glasgow/Lanarkshire

9. Hispi

££££·Bistro·
Manchester
464 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Brilliant meal, fantastic service in Didsburys most charming restaurant.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester

10. The Black Rat

££££·British·
Winchester
669 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for Anniversaries
This Michelin-starred restaurant has, unlike many, kept it's feet firmly on the ground. The dining rooms are casual and relaxed - wooden tables, mismatched chairs and cutlery, no hRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Hampshire

Angels with Bagpipes

££££·Scottish·
Old Town
3,126 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Had a very nice meal and enjoyed the whole experience would recommend the SetLunch Menu
93% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Edinburgh/Midlothian

Brawn

££££·European·
Bethnal Green
753 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Notable Wine List
Delightful atmosphere and excellent wine menu with a knowledgeable staff. Great place for a date or dinner with friends.
97% recommended
European in London

Chapter One

££££·Modern European·
Orpington
4,641 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
I can not fault this restaurant. They make you feel extremally welcome. I have now decided that this will be my regular Sunday Lunch spot!!!
95% recommended
Business Meals in Kent

Coal Office

££££·Mediterranean·
King's Cross
866 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Interesting, delicious food and friendly, fun staff. The ambience was energetic but if I had a criticism it would be that the music was just too loud. I don't struggle with hearingRead more
93% recommended
Mediterranean in London

CORE by Clare Smyth

££££·British·
Notting Hill
1,203 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent stylish food, staff among the friendliest and courteous we have ever met. As a dining experience, we have rarely had better. It was better than several 3*s we have eaten Read more
98% recommended
Best Overall in London

Farmacy

££££·English·
Notting Hill
499 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
One of a few places where healthy foods are also finger-licking delicious. Might get quite loud and busy on weekends though.
93% recommended
Gluten Free Options in London

Forage & Chatter

££££·Scottish·
Edinburgh
970 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Local Ingredients
Brilliant all round. We loved it.
96% recommended

Frog by Adam Handling

££££·Contemporary European·
Covent Garden
1,103 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Bravo Adam Handling! Wow - what a fantastic evening! I am a big fan of tasting menus and I think has to be my favourite ever so far. The flavours in each dish were mind-blowing, I Read more
96% recommended
Contemporary European in London

Gauthier Soho

££££·French·
Soho
3,431 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Vegan
Great place to eat with a unique menu and fantastic service!
94% recommended
French in London

Harwood Arms

££££·Gastro Pub·
Fulham
2,338 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Harwood arms was spectacular. I would 100% go back...and am now looking forward to a Sunday roast there.
95% recommended
Gastro Pub in London

Hawksmoor Manchester

££££·British·
Manchester
2,708 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
On the lunch menu - |Great Food Great Staff Great Place
93% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester

La Dame De Pic London

££££·French·
Tower Hill
702 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Tasting Menu
Exceptional! My husband and I celebrated our 12 year anniversary there, and the service on a Monday night was beyond measure. Everyone was attentive to our every need. We decided tRead more
95% recommended
French in London

Mere

££££·European·
Fitzrovia
1,344 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
Fantastic food, wine and service at fantastic value for money prices. The veggie tasting menu was exceptional!
96% recommended
European in London

Morito Hackney

££££·Mediterranean·
Hackney
462 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
95% recommended
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Murano

££££·Contemporary European·
Mayfair
1,848 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
The execution of the dishes would seemingly be without parallel - beautifully presented and absolutely brimming with flavour. Interesting contrasts on the plate too, hard vs softRead more
93% recommended
Contemporary European in London

No. 97

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
549 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Love this place! Feels like a buzzy London venue without having to travel! Food is always delicious and to a super high standard and drinks menu large. This is our “date night” plaRead more
99% recommended
Modern European in London

NOPI

££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
5,663 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
We are visiting from Australia, and being a fan of Yotam Ottolenghi, and owning many of his cookbooks, we were very keen to experience his restaurant. Loved the experience- thank yRead more
93% recommended
Mediterranean in London

One One Four

££££·Modern European·
Teddington
369 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Wonderful location and one of the best restaurants around. Service was excellent and the food exquisite. Not only is the food exceptional but the cocktail list is also very impressRead more
97% recommended
Handcrafted Cocktails in South West London

Ottolenghi Islington

££££·Mediterranean·
Angel
2,535 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
My husband and I were celebrating our 15th wedding anniversary. We had a lovely evening. The staff were warm and friendly, very helpful. We definitely won't wait 15 years before Read more
94% recommended
Mediterranean in London

Ottolenghi Spitalfields

££££·Mediterranean·
Spitalfields
2,404 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
As expected delicious food. Unhurried service from I have to say THE most attractive staff in London. The bill might seem a little expensive but I would argue that the portions areRead more
93% recommended
Mediterranean in London

Pidgin

££££·Modern European·
Hackney
717 reviews
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Really relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff who are accommodating of allergies etc. Never felt like they were getting in the way but always on hand quickly to clear plates and answerRead more
95% recommended
Neighbourhood Gem in East London

Pollen Street Social

££££·British·
Mayfair
3,015 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
One of the best experiences we have ever had. The ambiance, the food and the servers were outstanding. A bit expensive but I would highly recommend it for foodies. The presentatiRead more
93% recommended
British in London

Roux at The Landau

££££·Modern European·
Oxford Circus
8,091 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Loved the restaurant. Decided to try the taster menu as there were several dishes that I had not tried before. I have to say each of them was really delicious and will make me a Read more
95% recommended
Modern European in London

ROVI

££££·Mediterranean·
Fitzrovia
1,353 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Warm welcome at the reception desk. The food was really delicious. Each dish was special. The service was great and quite relaxed. Loved the jars of preserved fruit and vegetables Read more
95% recommended
Mediterranean in London

Smiths Restaurant Wapping

££££·Seafood·
Wapping
2,714 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
Beautiful food and fantastic service from our waiter Juann. Went for my husbands birthday after being recommended and did not disappoint. Service was attentive but not excessive aRead more
99% recommended
Seafood in London

Spring Restaurant

££££·Contemporary British·
Covent Garden
1,451 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
We were the 6 of us celebrating various birthdays. The food was really good. The Tagliolini starter was a clear winner. We had some lovely lamb and beef as well. Tasty and not overRead more
92% recommended
Contemporary British in London

St. John Bread and Wine

££££·British·
Spitalfields
1,387 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Authentic
  • Local Ingredients
Excellent food, impeccable service. A touch noisy but who cares - the meat was outstanding.
95% recommended
Fit for Foodies in East London

Sticky Walnut

££££·Bistro·
Chester
601 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Terrific modern restaurant outside the walls of Chester. Inventive menu, really terrific sauces and flavors, every course was a winner. Great little restaurant.
95% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire

Stones Restaurant Matlock

££££·British·
Matlock
829 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent as always. Looking forward to returning in December!
98% recommended
Best Overall in Derbyshire

Tattu Leeds

££££·Chinese·
Leeds
2,397 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Took my wife for our 3rd wedding anniversary and it really didn’t disappoint From the minute we got there the staff were friendly and our waiter even went that extra bit going thrRead more
92% recommended
Best Ambience in Yorkshire

Tattu Manchester

££££·Chinese·
Manchester
3,099 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Already recommended to friends and promised to take my daughter and family for a meal there. Special place to eat and take in the view of the Cherry Tree, beautiful !! Many thankRead more
89% recommended
Best Ambience in Manchester/Greater Manchester

The French Table

££££·Modern European·
Surbiton
3,175 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Excellent,will be back very soon. Couldnt fault ,anything.
99% recommended
Best Food in London

The Ivy St. Helen’s Square

££££·British·
York
2,715 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
Fantastic as always
92% recommended
Afternoon Tea in Yorkshire

The Laughing Gravy

££££·British·
Southbank
2,145 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent food; interesting wine list; friendly and efficient service
95% recommended
British in South East London

The Oxford Blue

££££·Contemporary British·
Windsor
622 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
Amazing food, fantastic service
93% recommended
Best Ambience in Berkshire

The Poet at Matfield

££££·British·
Tunbridge Wells
835 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Worth the Drive
Top Nosh Just on the right side of poncy
99% recommended
Best Overall in Kent

The Quality Chop House

££££·British·
Farringdon
913 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Authentic
  • Special Occasions
Great meal! Fantastic steak and good service. We will come back.
98% recommended
British in London

The Three Oaks

££££·British·
Gerrards Cross
987 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Never disappoints and lunch menu is good value
98% recommended
Best Overall in Buckinghamshire

The Westwood Restaurant, Beverley

££££·English·
Beverley
1,854 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Amazing! Wonderful food, tender, succulent and full of flavour. Friendly waitress, attentive and helpful. Superb throughout.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Yorkshire

Westerns Laundry

££££·Modern European·
Holloway
532 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
The food was exceptional.
93% recommended
Fit for Foodies in North London