No matter what the latest trend or experiment in food and drink, you’ll find it in the many restaurants in Shoreditch and neighbouring Hoxton. Whether Michelin-starred dining, Indian street food, Shoreditch fish and chips or breakfast classics, grab a table at the best restaurants in Shoreditch and Hoxton for a memorable meal.
Best Shoreditch restaurants
Delight in carefully grilled meats, fish and vegetables sourced from trusted producers at Brat. Sample the likes of roasted oysters, roast duck or the signature grilled whole turbot from the eclectic menu devised by Tomos Parry, who helped make Mayfair restaurant Kitty Fisher's a success.
Burro e Salvia
Shop, eat or learn at Burro e Salvia, with a changing menu of fresh pasta dishes, a food store and weekly classes. Bringing a true taste of Italy to Shoreditch, this small eatery places the emphasis on the pasta in dishes such as the signature Agnolotti Cavour al Burro e Salvi featuring beef, pork and spinach-filled ravioli.
Get a taste of India, with street food-style bites at Dishoom Shoreditch. A great choice for weekend brunch with a twist, find the likes of The Big Bombay or a bacon naan roll; or go for the authentic Parsi keema. The all-day menu includes a host of vegan, gluten-free and dairy-free choices at this no-reservations spot.
Take advantage of amazing value steaks in a buzzy atmosphere at Flat Iron. It has a no-reservations policy, but a clever alert system makes everything go smoothly. Steaks here are cooked sous-vide to ensure perfect results and great flavor, no matter how you like your meat.
Indulge in a daily-changing menu of modern British fare at Lyle’s, which features among the World’s Top 50 Restaurants list. Chef James Lowe conjures up creative morsels in a four-course set dinner menu or an à la carte lunch option at this relaxed eatery just off Shoreditch High Street. Book Lyle's now
Wander a few yards from Brick Lane to admire the 4.5-ton Texan smoker that gives Smokestak the authentic rich taste in its grilled meats, fish and veggies. For a true Deep South experience, try the crispy ox cheek starter with the house Dalston lager and follow with the signature brisket.
Smoking Goat Shoreditch
Prepare your tastebuds for spicy northern Thai “beer food” at this buzzy venue near Shoreditch High Street station. Featuring fiery dishes such as duck laab or jungle-style chicken livers, alongside more forgiving options including goat shoulder massaman, Smoking Goat Shoreditch is not for the faint-hearted.
Best Hoxton restaurants
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The Blues Kitchen Shoreditch
Find your inner soul with Texan, Creole and Cajun food, served with style against a background of live blues, R&B and soul at The Blues Kitchen Shoreditch. This is real American soul food: jambalaya, gumbo, fried chicken… So be prepared for a hit of southern-style flavours.
The Clove Club
Spoil yourself in this achingly cool Michelin-starred restaurant, whose modern British cooking is some of the best around. Picky eaters need not apply – the menu at The Clove Club is fixed and chosen by head chef Isaac McHale – but why not open your mind and tastebuds to something new? Book The Clove Club now