The Fat Duck is at the top of the list when looking for top restaurants in the London area. This fine restaurant opened in 1995 by Heston Blumenthal boasts such awards as Best Restaurant in the UK by Good Food Guide 2007, Chefs Chef and Second Best Restaurant in the World by 50 Best Restaurants in the World awards 2007, Grand Prix de L’Art de la Cuisine by International Academy of Gastronomy 2007 as well as numerous others.
The Capitol Restaurant is another wonderful dining experience to enjoy in the London area. This beautiful restaurant is situated inside a hotel and currently is the only of one of its type to hold 2 Michelin stars. The head chef, Eric Chavot, is world recognized and acclaimed by even the toughest of critics. He came to The Capitol in 1999 and has continued to astound the restaurants patrons with his French inspired dishes. A warm an inviting atmosphere continues to lure guests back time and time again to enjoy a wonderful meal prepared by a wonderful chef.
Le Gavroche is a jewel found in the heart of London and stays at the head of the class for classical and modern French cuisine. Michel Roux Jr. provides his families touch to a seasonal menu that attracts guests from all around. La Gavorche’s extensive wine selection continues to amaze its guests with the prize winning vintages it offers. Comforting surroundings and a relaxed atmosphere help this jewels visitors to fully relax and enjoy a well prepared meal every time. Exceptional service adds to the wonderful experience making it a restaurant that guests come back to time and time again.
Another hot jewel to be found in the London area is Beach Blanket Babylon. Nestled in the heart of Notting Hill, Beach Blanket Babylon occupies an old Georgian House. BBB as it is better known by its admirers was established in the 1990’s and after major renovations has become a well known place for top socialites. Its beautiful décor is probably the main reason this dining experience is so popular. French Country Château and Gaudiesque architecture draw the guests in to enjoy a dining experience they will not soon forget. Visual motifs found throughout the restaurant continue to awe its guests over and over.
A modern British menu gives Axis its rank among the top dining destinations in London. The newly acquired Executive Chef, Tony Fleming, has created an inspiring menu from the best of seasonal ingredients. As an added gift from this talented chef, Tony Fleming has also created Christmas inspired menus for the month of December for all parties with 12 or more guests. Enjoy a wonderful dining experience along with a movie as well on Friday and Saturday evenings with a glass of champagne, a three course meal and an entertaining flick played in the evening hours.
So, there you have it, the top restaurants in London, if you decide to dine in one of these fantastic.