Al fresco dining in London

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Al fresco dining in London

Make the most of the sunshine with our round-up of the best restaurants for outdoor dining.

100 Restaurants for al fresco dining

photo of ham yard bar and restaurant restaurant
Awesome
(2009)
95% 95% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Modern European Soho
Hurry, we only have 2 timeslots left!
Tables can only be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner and are available for up to 1h30m.
photo of the ivy soho brasserie restaurant
Awesome
(2452)
86% 86% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Soho
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
photo of gaucho piccadilly restaurant
Awesome
(9464)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steak Piccadilly

photo of chotto matte restaurant
Awesome
(1497)
87% 87% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Peruvian Soho
Chotto Matte's terrace is open from 10am to 23:00 7/7
We serve Nikkei delights all day long
Book now
photo of ivy market grill restaurant
Awesome
(4702)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Covent Garden
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
photo of bentley's oyster bar & grill restaurant
Awesome
(2912)
87% 87% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Piccadilly
The heated and covered terrace is available for dining and drinks throughout the year.
photo of jamavar restaurant
Exceptional
(697)
90% 90% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Indian Mayfair
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Eat, drink and watch the world go by on one of the most exclusive streets in the world.
photo of heddon street kitchen restaurant
Awesome
(1308)
81% 81% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Modern European Piccadilly
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Our spacious summer suntrap terrace is set in a cosy pedestrianised quarter, just off Regent Street.
photo of l'escargot restaurant
Exceptional
(2583)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French Soho
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!

Come and join us for a cocktail outside on Greek Street and watch the world go buy.
Cocktails £7
photo of leicester square kitchen restaurant
Awesome
(610)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Mexican Leicester Square
Enjoy al fresco dining on Leicester Square, perfect for people watching and tasty British dining.
photo of ristorante frescobaldi london restaurant
Awesome
(355)
82% 82% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Italian Mayfair
Escape from the hustle & bustle of Regent Street, and seek refuge in our spacious & serene terrace!
photo of momo restaurant restaurant
Awesome
(699)
83% 83% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Mediterranean Oxford Circus
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Relax on our terrace and watch the world go by over a selection of Mezze.
photo of j sheekey - the restaurant restaurant
Exceptional
(468)
95% 95% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Covent Garden
Hurry, we only have 2 timeslots left!
Enjoy eating outside in the heart of theatreland on J Sheekey terrace
photo of wright brothers soho restaurant
Awesome
(1930)
80% 80% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Soho
The Kingly Court terrace is open all day from 12 noon. Pop by between 3-6pm for £1 oysters -everyday
photo of tredwells restaurant
Awesome
(2182)
86% 86% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Covent Garden
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Enjoy a light meal and bespoke range of summertime cocktails on our new summer terrace.
photo of sartoria restaurant
Awesome
(2013)
80% 80% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Italian Oxford Circus
Join us at Sartoria for al fresco dining in our new Capri-inspired terrace.
photo of franco's restaurant
Awesome
(1123)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Italian Piccadilly

photo of rambla restaurant
Excellent
(289)
80% 80% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Spanish Soho
Al fresco dining on Soho's famous Dean St. with a heated terrace with capacity of 15 people.
photo of temper covent garden restaurant
Excellent
(157)
76% 76% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Mexican Covent Garden
Hurry, we only have 3 timeslots left!
Cosy up next to the Christmas tree with a cocktail on our Covent Garden terrace
photo of j sheekey atlantic bar restaurant
Awesome
(456)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Covent Garden
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Enjoy eating outside in the heart of theatreland on J Sheekey terrace
photo of le caprice london restaurant
Exceptional
(549)
96% 96% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Modern European Green Park
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
The Modern Mayfair Garden with a rose archway provides a unique outdoor dining experience
photo of radio rooftop restaurant
Awesome
(272)
81% 81% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Contemporary European Covent Garden
Join us at Radio Rooftop and enjoy views from the 10th floor of the ME hotel from our terrace.
photo of mortimer house kitchen restaurant
Exceptional
(136)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Mediterranean Fitzrovia
The terrace seating is the perfect spot to wine, dine and watch the world go by!
photo of le garrick - covent garden restaurant
Awesome
(2199)
88% 88% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French Covent Garden

photo of zima russian restaurant restaurant
Awesome
(194)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Russian Soho
Our charming secret terrace is the perfect place to relax and enjoy drinks, canapes & food !
photo of jw steakhouse london at grosvenor house restaurant
Awesome
(1256)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steak Mayfair

photo of mews of mayfair restaurant
Awesome
(2373)
88% 88% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Mayfair

photo of taka mayfair restaurant
Awesome
(86)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Japanese Mayfair
Mouthwatering dishes and tasty Japanese cocktails, served over 2 floors with an outdoor patio.
photo of cantina laredo restaurant
Awesome
(1242)
84% 84% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Mexican Leicester Square
Cantina Laredo, Covent Garden has 32 alfresco seats for you to dine at
photo of terroirs restaurant
Awesome
(955)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
European Charing Cross
Hurry, we only have 3 timeslots left!
Meet at Terroirs on the Terrace for Summer Wine Tastings #AtTheBarrel £15. Limited outdoor seating
photo of steak & lobster bloomsbury restaurant
Excellent
(1959)
84% 84% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steak Bloomsbury
Al fresco dining, minutes away from the British Museum.
photo of mews pizza co. restaurant
Awesome
(822)
95% 95% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Mediterranean Mayfair
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!

photo of maison du mezze - leicester square restaurant
Excellent
(117)
71% 71% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Lebanese Leicester Square
Our outdoor seating area is open, whatever the weather with heat lamps, piles of blankets and coats
photo of holborn dining room restaurant
Awesome
(952)
89% 89% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Holborn

photo of amaranto at four seasons hotel london at park lane restaurant
Exceptional
(623)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Italian Mayfair
Our secluded city terrace is the best kept secret in Mayfair.
photo of bellaria restaurant & wine bar restaurant
Awesome
(3024)
84% 84% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Italian Fitzrovia
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Great outdoor sitting area in the middle of Fitzrovia..Set menus and special food & drink offers
photo of the rose lounge at sofitel london st. james restaurant
Exceptional
(319)
93% 93% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Afternoon Tea Piccadilly
Hurry, we only have 2 timeslots left!
Enjoy our Balcon terrace space in the heart of central London for lunch or after work cocktails
photo of cocochan restaurant
Awesome
(1303)
81% 81% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Pan-Asian Marylebone
Try fusion of Chinese, Japanese, Korean & Thai cuisine in bustling St. Christopher's Place.
photo of serge restaurant
Awesome
(79)
88% 88% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Modern European Fitzrovia
Serge (et le Phoque_) has beautiful courtyard in which diners can order from the restaurant menu.
photo of boulestin restaurant
Awesome
(45)
80% 80% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French St. James's
An hidden courtyard for a special outside dining experience, away from the hustle of St James’s.
photo of pisqu restaurant
Excellent
(152)
81% 81% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Peruvian Fitzrovia
Enjoy our Outdoor Seating for a Peruvian meal, Pisco Sour, organic coffee, beer, wine, all from Peru
photo of les 110 de taillevent, london restaurant
Exceptional
(113)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French Oxford Circus
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Dine al fresco on our sun filled terrace over looking Cavendish Square in Marylebone.
photo of sanderson restaurant
Excellent
(115)
74% 74% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Fitzrovia

photo of gillray's steakhouse restaurant
Excellent
(444)
71% 71% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steak Waterloo
Enjoy outside space:Leaders Bar terrace whilst sampling our set menu. Quote 'leaders' bar to book
photo of bowls.soho restaurant
Excellent
(27)
68% 68% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Caribbean Soho
Come and join us for a cocktail outside on St Anne's Court, and watch the world go by. Cocktails £7
photo of boisdale of mayfair restaurant
Awesome
(44)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Mayfair
With a fantastic heated terrace, affordable menu and an exciting wine list!
photo of the cavendish restaurant
Excellent
(76)
61% 61% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Modern European Marylebone
Our terrace is always ready to welcome you! Summer or winter we are ready!
photo of blue door bistro restaurant
Awesome
(215)
100% 100% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Bloomsbury
AL FRESCO DINING AT THE GARDEN GRILL
The Terrace and Garden Grill are two of The Montague on the Gardens’ most popular features - a peaceful and secluded, open-air space in the heart of the city. The Garden Grill is the ultimate in al fresco dining, featuring a selection of mouth-watering à la carte dishes and barbecues cooked from the grill. With the tantalising aromas from the sizzling grill and the unique and beautiful surroundings dining al fresco at The Garden Grill, the perfect summer venue.To accompany, we are delighted to announce the return of our Milkshake Menu.

photo of mocafé restaurant
Very Good
(3)
£ £ £ £
Mediterranean Oxford Circus
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Relax on our terrace and watch the world go by over a selection of Mezze.
photo of afternoon tea at momo restaurant
Good
(5)
£ £ £ £
Mediterranean Oxford Circus
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Relax on our terrace and watch the world go by over a delicious afternoon tea with tea or champagne
photo of the refinery regent's place restaurant
Very Good
(108)
76% 76% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Euston
With gorgeous tables and chairs overlooking the square, join us alfresco all year round
photo of hamptons courtyard restaurant
Excellent
(3)
£ £ £ £
International Westminster
Green internal courtyard away from hustle and bustle. Cigar bar. Heating lamps available in winter.
photo of equus bar at the royal horseguards restaurant
Very Good
(3)
£ £ £ £
British Westminster
The Terrace at The Royal Horseguards is the perfect place to scape the hustle and bustle.
photo of boho - covent garden restaurant
Good
(8)
£ £ £ £
Pizzeria Covent Garden
Homemade Mulled Wine or glass of Prosecco will be served to our very precious guests, 4pm on Mon-Thu
photo of ivy chelsea garden restaurant
Awesome
(3762)
89% 89% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Chelsea
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
photo of the ivy city garden restaurant
Awesome
(1764)
93% 93% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Liverpool Street
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
photo of ivy kensington brasserie restaurant
Awesome
(2199)
90% 90% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Kensington
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
photo of the ivy tower bridge restaurant
Excellent
(2368)
84% 84% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British London Bridge
photo of orrery restaurant
Exceptional
(3930)
93% 93% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French Marylebone
Join us on our rooftop terrace for a great al fresco dining in the heart of Marylebone.
photo of bread street kitchen restaurant
Awesome
(4055)
77% 77% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Modern European St Paul's
Join us for all-day al fresco dining, all-year round on the heated terrace.
photo of caravan king's cross restaurant
Awesome
(1868)
87% 87% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Global, International King's Cross
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
OUR OUTDOOR TERRACE SITS DIRECTLY ON GRANARY SQUARE AND IS ENHANCED BY A BEAUTIFUL FOUNTAIN.
photo of m threadneedle street restaurant
Awesome
(1345)
86% 86% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steakhouse Bank
M has launched its Terrace in the shadow of the Bank of England. Join us for a meal or drinks.
photo of 12th knot at sea containers london (formerly rumpus room) restaurant
Awesome
(176)
86% 86% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service Southbank
Hurry, we only have 3 timeslots left!
Join us on the terrace and enjoy small bites and cocktails with stunning views of the Thames
photo of bala baya restaurant
Awesome
(557)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Israeli Southwark
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Soak up the sun on our palm-lined patio while enjoying a long lunch or a few after work cocktails!
photo of the lighterman restaurant
Excellent
(1038)
82% 82% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British King's Cross
We have a large amount of outdoor terrace seating with stunning views of King's Cross.
photo of salaam namaste restaurant
Awesome
(1684)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Indian Holborn

photo of baltic restaurant
Awesome
(2977)
97% 97% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Eastern European Waterloo
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!


photo of coq d’argent restaurant restaurant
Awesome
(6160)
88% 88% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French Bank

photo of the gilbert scott restaurant
Awesome
(1897)
84% 84% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British King's Cross
Enjoy the sunshine with a light bite to eat and bespoke summer cocktails on our new outdoor terrace
photo of oxo tower restaurant restaurant
Awesome
(94)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Waterloo
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When the weather is nice, enjoy our 250-foot terrace with a view of the London skyline.
photo of wright brothers borough market restaurant
Exceptional
(1910)
96% 96% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood London Bridge
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Pull up a stool and oyster barrel and watch the world go by in the heart of every foodie's haven.
photo of the drapers arms restaurant
Awesome
(718)
85% 85% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Gastro Pub Angel

photo of the modern pantry clerkenwell restaurant
Awesome
(2187)
83% 83% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Fusion / Eclectic Farringdon
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photo of oxo tower brasserie restaurant
Awesome
(74)
95% 95% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Southbank
When the weather is nice, enjoy our 250-foot terrace with a view of the London skyline.
photo of fish! restaurant
Awesome
(1884)
87% 87% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood London Bridge
Our heated terrace is open all year. Located in Borough Market with views of Southwark Cathedral.
photo of paternoster chop house restaurant
Awesome
(2318)
90% 90% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British St Paul's
photo of the summerhouse restaurant
Exceptional
(1143)
96% 96% Recommend
£ £ £ £
English Paddington

photo of camino king's cross restaurant
Awesome
(996)
90% 90% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Spanish King's Cross
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Throughout summer Bankside will be home to our gin garden pop-up, enjoy G&Ts on the sunny terrace.
photo of the wilmington restaurant
Awesome
(538)
97% 97% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Gastro Pub Farringdon
Enjoy all your favourites, like sparkling italian wine, cask ales and our food al fresco!
photo of casa brindisa restaurant
Awesome
(1237)
89% 89% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Spanish South Kensington
Watch the world go by, Cerveza in hand, from our terrace on the pedestrianised Exhibition Road.
photo of the jones family kitchen restaurant
Awesome
(98)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steak Belgravia
We've several al fresco tables. All within the pretty pedestrian historic Eccleston Yards courtyard.
photo of cinnamon kitchen restaurant
Excellent
(1977)
80% 80% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Indian Liverpool Street
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!

photo of ognisko restaurant
Awesome
(962)
96% 96% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Polish South Kensington
Our spacious terrace overlooking Prince's Gardens is perfect for Al Fresco Dining during Summer
photo of le pont de la tour restaurant
Awesome
(5127)
88% 88% Recommend
£ £ £ £
French London Bridge

photo of frederick's restaurant
Exceptional
(1969)
96% 96% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Angel

photo of rabot 1745 restaurant
Awesome
(1405)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Contemporary British London Bridge
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Our heated Terrace is open, with bustling views over Borough Market.
photo of bumpkin south kensington restaurant
Awesome
(1432)
85% 85% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British South Kensington
photo of boisdale of belgravia restaurant
Awesome
(781)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Victoria
With a fantastic heated terrace, affordable menu and an exciting wine list!
photo of angler restaurant
Exceptional
(965)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Liverpool Street


photo of sagardi basque country chefs restaurant
Awesome
(141)
77% 77% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Steak Shoreditch
Join us for lunch, dinner or cocktails on our terrace at Sagardi, Shoreditch!
photo of rex whistler restaurant at tate britain restaurant
Awesome
(2061)
94% 94% Recommend
£ £ £ £
British Millbank
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Enjoy the British summer with lunch on our terrace. Great wine and the finest British food.
photo of tapas brindisa, shoreditch restaurant
Awesome
(470)
78% 78% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Tapas / Small Plates Hoxton
Enjoy a jug of Sangria out in our Terraza, don’t worry it’s heated for those ‘Summer’ London nights!
photo of galley restaurant
Awesome
(270)
92% 92% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Islington
Lunch - 2 course for £17
Happy Hour 4-7pm Mon-Sunday
Weekend Brunch - Unlimited Prosecco
photo of wright brothers - spitalfields restaurant
Awesome
(599)
91% 91% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Seafood Spitalfields
Hurry, we only have 4 timeslots left!
Sit within the market terrace and feast on fruits de mer platters, while sipping on crisp white wine
photo of radici restaurant
Awesome
(233)
77% 77% Recommend
£ £ £ £
Italian Angel
Dine al fresco on charming Almeida Street whilst escaping the hustle and bustle of Angel & Islington
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