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The results are in and we are proud to announce the OpenTable 2018 Top 50 Fit for Foodies restaurants in the UK. This year’s list was determined by analysing more than 730,000 reviews left by our diners. The top ranked restaurant received their award at Restaurant Magazine’s National Restaurant Awards on June 11th. Below you will find our top 10 ranked restaurants, followed by those that make up the top 50 highlighted in alphabetical order.

Restaurants:The Chefs Table, The Black Rat, Number 16 Restaurant
Price Range:££ - ££££
Cuisines:British, Modern European
Neighborhoods:Chester, Winchester, Glasgow
££££·British·
Chester
1,554 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
What a gem of a restaurant is The Chefs Table. I had been wanting to visit for a while and wasn't disappointed. The restaurant is tiny but the atmosphere is bistro like and very viRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Cheshire
5 people mentioned the Frog Legs
££££·British·
Winchester
514 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
FOOD A1 THE ONLY THING WAS NO BUTTER WITH THE CHEESE BOARD SERVICE EXELLENT
96% recommended
Best Overall in Hampshire
4 people mentioned the Lamb Heart
££££·Modern European·
Glasgow
1,264 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasions
The food was excellent with a perfect harmony of flavors and textures. Everybody was super friendly and we would definitely go there again!
99% recommended
Best Overall in Glasgow/Lanarkshire
7 people mentioned the Panna Cotta
££££·British·
Newcastle upon Tyne
1,068 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Fantastic food, great service and good value for money. I would recommend it to anyone who is a fan of gourmet cuisine. Their pre-starters and in-between meals were splendid.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Newcastle and Northumberland
36 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·Scottish·
Edinburgh
806 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
Fantastic restaurant! The service was brilliant, and the atmosphere was perfect. The food doesn't disappoint, we ended up having three courses each, and every dish was somehow moreRead more
98% recommended
Best Overall in Edinburgh/Midlothian
9 people mentioned the Beetroot Salad
££££·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Brighton
2,473 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Vegan
  • Healthy
I would give even a higher rating, as they gave us a very lovely experience. Amazing chefs, as the food is tasty and well presented.
90% recommended
Most Booked in Brighton
18 people mentioned the Sweet Potatoes
££££·Modern European·
Hackney
596 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Great food and service. Very nice place if a little too cosy
94% recommended
Best Service in East London
5 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·British·
Cambridge
611 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
We very rarely get to Cambridge but on a short visit from Scotland my sister recommended the restaurant. An excellent choice, the food, service and ambiance were all excellent, andRead more
95% recommended
Best Overall in Cambridge/Cambridgeshire
3 people mentioned the Chocolate Torte
££££·European·
Fitzrovia
1,053 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tasting Menu
Fantastic quality food with exceptional service. Will visit again!
97% recommended
European in London
196 people mentioned the Monica
££££·British·
Winchester
885 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
A very pleasant experience - food was delicious, service excellent. We didn't feel rushed and were able to enjoy the surroundings and foo at our leisure. The puddings were particuRead more
98% recommended
7 people mentioned the Red Wine
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££££·British·
Newcastle upon Tyne
2,901 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Fantastic food, lovely staff and all round great feel to the place. We live in Hull and this was our second visit to cafe 21.
95% recommended
Best Overall in Newcastle and Northumberland
21 people mentioned the Crab Lasagne
££££·British·
Manchester
3,801 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
Great food, friendly service, nice atmosphere. The wine menu is all good too!
97% recommended
British in Manchester/Greater Manchester
31 people mentioned the Fish Chip
££££·Scottish·
Old Town
2,843 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
We were given a quiet niche for the 3 of us and found it really relaxing. The service was excellent and we didn't feel rushed. The food (and the accompanying wine) was first class Read more
95% recommended
Best Overall in Edinburgh/Midlothian
130 people mentioned the Haggis
££££·Nordic·
St. James's
791 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Great food, albeit slightly overpriced. Everything we had was beautifully presented and tasty. We found the service was great! Very pleasant evening overall. Will be returningRead more
93% recommended
10 people mentioned the Swedish Meatballs
££££·Indian·
Mayfair
5,322 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
It was perfect for our anniversary, the tasting menu was fantastic!
86% recommended
86 people mentioned the Soft Shelled Crab
££££·Steak·
Soho
1,511 reviews
  • Casual
  • Sunday Lunch
  • Comfort Food
Great first time there. Nice for a date with a partner. Great value for the All In!
98% recommended
Steak in London
20 people mentioned the White Chocolate Cheesecake
££££·Modern European·
Wandsworth
3,414 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Absolutely fantastic! Food, wine and service! Would definitely recommend.
97% recommended
Modern European in London
50 people mentioned the Shortbread
££££·British·
Knightsbridge
7,494 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great to see the children trying new things, bodes well for later life. Staff excellent
93% recommended
British in London
120 people mentioned the Brown Bread Ice Cream
££££·Contemporary European·
Covent Garden
975 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
Loved it. Every dish was delicious. We tried five different things and one thing was better than the next. The server told us some of her favorites and we ordered the maple bacon sRead more
92% recommended
Fit for Foodies in London
9 people mentioned the Lamb Ragu
££££·French·
Mayfair
7,205 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
Wonderful family lunch out, spectacular views, food was very good and excellent service, very accommodating would highly recommend.
92% recommended
Scenic View in West End London
117 people mentioned the Marshmallows
££££·Steak·
Birmingham
904 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
The welcoming staff were very nice. We were shown to our table after handing over our coats for safekeeping. Our table was very unstable but we were given another table once the Read more
92% recommended
Romance in Birmingham/West Midlands
3 people mentioned the Lomo
££££·French·
Soho
3,151 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Good for Anniversaries
We had the lunch tasting menu with wine and it was excellent. Highly recommended for a special occasion.
94% recommended
French in London
120 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·Steak·
Piccadilly
6,100 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Air street Hawksmoor is my favourite hawksmoor restaurant in London. The attention to detail in the decor, food, drinks and service is exceptional. The art deco feel makes the atmoRead more
92% recommended
Steak in London
86 people mentioned the Potted Beef
££££·British·
London Bridge
1,232 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Offer was good value, considering where we were. Service good. Food good. cocktail very nice.
92% recommended
British in South East London
10 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
££££·British·
Manchester
2,124 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Food was fabulous, service was outstanding & value for money was great too! Would definitely recommend & go back again without hesitation! Thanks for a great night!
94% recommended
Best Overall in Manchester/Greater Manchester
19 people mentioned the Rump Steak
££££·Steak·
Covent Garden
7,071 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Excellent food and service. The Monday corkage charge is great!
92% recommended
Most Booked in London
113 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
££££·Steak·
Shoreditch
4,687 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Another great lunchtime meal - my favourite place to go on a Monday afternoon. Food, service and value for money absolutely amazing.
92% recommended
Steak in London
63 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
££££·British·
Covent Garden
4,907 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
Lovely atmosphere and very good attentive service. Food was excellent with a large, varied menu
91% recommended
Most Booked in London
38 people mentioned the Shepherd Pie
££££·Indian·
Mayfair
750 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Authentic
One word - Outstanding. My wife and I were absolutely blown away by the quality of the food and the ambience. Wonderful way to spend our anniversary, highly recommended
90% recommended
Indian in West End London
11 people mentioned the Butter Chicken
££££·French·
Leeds
2,694 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Great all round, food and wine was amazing, great atmosphere and overall service was very good. Would definitely recommend!
96% recommended
Best Overall in Yorkshire
42 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
££££·British·
Knightsbridge
2,041 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Good for Anniversaries
Amazing service with glorious food! Will be coming back again and again!
89% recommended
Notable Wine List in South West London
43 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·Italian·
Covent Garden
1,047 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Marvellous food beautifully presented by diligent waiting staff in a spacious, nicely appointed environment. Had the 3 course pre-theatre which I think offers superb value for moneRead more
91% recommended
10 people mentioned the Osso Bucco
££££·Contemporary European·
Mayfair
1,571 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
Lovely food and excellent service. Catered well for special dietary needs.
93% recommended
Contemporary European in London
17 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
5,091 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
Fantastic experience. Knowledgeable staff . Beautiful food. Great night.
92% recommended
Healthy in West End London
59 people mentioned the Courgette Fritters
££££·Mediterranean·
Soho
1,562 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
We had a great time but some things were just a bit off. Booked this for the birthday of the better half. We were sat at the corner of a large table and had a good view of the kitcRead more
92% recommended
Mediterranean in London
13 people mentioned the Courgette Fritters
££££·Mediterranean·
Angel
2,368 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Great staff. My wife’s birthday. Staff were v good about that
94% recommended
Mediterranean in London
11 people mentioned the Mezze
££££·Mediterranean·
Spitalfields
1,974 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Healthy
Great food and excellent service.
92% recommended
Mediterranean in London
23 people mentioned the Shakshuka
££££·British·
Mayfair
2,685 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Yes I would recommend however from a price point of view I think sticking to the set lunch menu would be a good idea! £825 for lunch for 4 is a lot, however 4 bottles of expensive Read more
93% recommended
British in West End London
83 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·British·
Marylebone
756 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
Excellent and innovative as always, efficient and pleasant staff and interesting wine list
96% recommended
British in London
15 people mentioned the Croquettes
££££·Italian·
Manchester
2,805 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
A 50th Birthday celebration was made even more special by very attentive staff. The food was delicious and the complimentary dessert for the Birthday girl made it all the more specRead more
92% recommended
Best Ambience in Manchester/Greater Manchester
22 people mentioned the Garlic Bread
££££·Modern European·
Oxford Circus
7,945 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
The food and service was excellent, but it seems there can be some changes without notice. My desert was supposed to have an earl grey jelly, but the dish was served with an EnglisRead more
95% recommended
Modern European in West End London
100 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·Seafood·
Wapping
2,235 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Waterfront
  • Scenic View
Food and service both brilliant, great attention to detail but not overly fussy.
98% recommended
Seafood in London
23 people mentioned the Tempura Prawn
££££·Barbecue·
Shoreditch
900 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
Lovely food, excellent helpful service and nice atmosphere. The brisket bun is truly special.
92% recommended
Best Overall in East London
37 people mentioned the Sticky Toffee Pudding
££££·Contemporary British·
Covent Garden
1,213 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Absolutely amazing food - everything we had was delicious. Friendly staff, lovely airy ambiance, not too loud - can actually have a conversation.
91% recommended
Contemporary British in London
6 people mentioned the Veal Chop
££££·International·
Mayfair
1,491 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Tasting Menu
  • Special Occasions
Super polite, enthusiastic and professional staff. Really cool design, great vibe and fantastic food experience. A must try
91% recommended
International in London
20 people mentioned the Dumplings
££££·Chinese·
Manchester
2,471 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
The best food I’ve ever eaten! Fantastic service and great atmosphere x
90% recommended
Best Ambience in Manchester/Greater Manchester
31 people mentioned the Cherry Blossom
££££·British·
Bray
2,328 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Booked a table for my in-laws (they are in town from overseas) and we wanted to treat them (we hadn’t bought them anything the past year) to a special thank you, plus it was a giftRead more
91% recommended
Best Overall in Berkshire
88 people mentioned the Oxtail
££££·British·
Cobham
2,484 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Lunch
Food and service were generally very good, but the green vegetables were undercooked, even after a second attempt.
93% recommended
Best Ambience in Surrey
14 people mentioned the Prawn Cocktail
££££·Contemporary European·
Notting Hill
2,071 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Tasting Menu
  • Fit for Foodies
Very good food, wine and service and the location is very beautiful.
96% recommended
Best Overall in London
30 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
££££·European·
Birmingham
810 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Lovely food, attentive service. A bit more expensive than the average restaurant but food excellent. Surroundings pleasant and tastefully done. Good place for special occasion.
97% recommended
5 people mentioned the Amuse Bouche
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