Every now and then you discover a restaurant tucked away in the streets of London that is a true find – and Bamboo Basket on London’s Monck Street is just that. Close to St James Park and Westminster tube stations, Bamboo Basket has its entrance on Great Peter Street and is a stylish Chinese and Dim Sum restaurant that caters to city workers and tourists who find their way off the beaten path. The menu is filled with all kinds of delicious dumplings, soups, noodle dishes and stir-fries at reasonable prices, and the restaurant has an intimate feel. Perfect for business dining, dates and after-work meals, Bamboo Basket is one of the capital’s best hidden gems.
£25 and under