Festive season is finally here and we couldn't be more excited about it especially as it brings new amazing restaurants with it. 'Feast' your eyes on these:


Roti King

Address: 97 Lower Marsh, London SE1 7AB

Opening Date: 1 December 2023

Their third London restaurant.


Phat Buns

Address: 57 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 4UA

Opening Date: 1 December 2023

Opening Offer: 50% off food on opening day

Opening their first restaurant in London, Phat Buns are burgers that you can customise yourself.


I am Doner Camden

Address: 44 Chalk Farm Rd, Chalk Farm, London NW1 8AJ

Opening Date: 1 December 2023

Opening Offer: 50% off food 1-3 December 2023

Fresh, fully customisable kebab.



Address: 3 Crispin Place, London E1 6DW

Opening Date: 1 December 2023 (the restaurant opens February 2024)

A wine pub and restaurant by Ben Hodges and Alex Lewis on the former Leon space in Spitalfields market.


Bistro Greggs x Fenwick

Address: 3 Crispin Place, London E1 6DW

Opening Date: 1 December 2023


The Dover

Address: 33 Dover St, London W1S 4NF

Opening Date: 3 December 2023

New York Italian restaurant and bar by Martin Kuczmarski (ex Soho House Chief Operating Officer).



Address: 4A Upper St Martin's Ln, London WC2H 9NY

Opening Date: 4 December 2023

Pan-Asian restaurant in Camden, with a Babylonian interior, that closed five years ago is re-opening in Covent Garden.


Fatto a Mano

Address: 30 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N 4ER

Opening Date: 4 December 2023

Their second Neapolitan pizzeria in London after Kings Cross last year.


Rudy’s Pizza Napoletana Shoreditch

Address: Montacute Yards, 183-184 Shoreditch High Street, E1 6HU

Opening Date: 4 December 2023

Opening Offer: 5000 free pizzas

A relaxed neighbourhood pizzeria, following the traditions and artistry of pizza
from Naples, are opening their second London-based restaurant.


Dzo! Viet Kitchen

Address: 163 Upper St, London N1 1US

Opening Date: 4 December 2023

Opening Offer: 30% off food and beverages until 17 December 2023

Authentic Vietnamese kitchen.


The Butcher's Tap and Grill

Address: 25/27 Tryon St, London SW3 3LG

Opening Date: 5 December 2023

Tom Kerridge's new restaurant and this time it's a pub in Chelsea.



Address: The Zig Zag Building, 70 Victoria Street, London SW1E 6SQ

Opening Date: 5 December 2023

A "boutique bowling venue" with three floors of activities (bowling, crazy golf, darts and beer pong and Play Dirty - a "risqué arcade hall") with Patty & Bun serving the food.


Address: 42 Electric Boulevard, SW11 8BJ

Opening Date: 6 December 2023

Opening Offer: 50% off food until 5 December 2023

UK’s best Indian chain opens their first south-of-the river outpost, next to Battersea Power Station.


Temper Paddington

Address: Unit 53, 5 Merchant Sq, Paddington, London W2 1BQ

Opening Date: 6 December 2023

Argentinian-style mixed grill opens their fifth latin-inspired barbecue restaurant.



Address: 32-34 Rosslyn Hill, London NW3 1NH

Opening Date: 6 December 2023

First one opened in Chelsea in 2022, serving their signature salads, cakes, pastries, desserts and huge meringues.



Address: Hackney, address TBC

Opening Date: 7 December 2023

After pop-ups and partnerships (Quo Vadis & Jollibee), Whyte Rushen (formerly at Brat, Scully and Kerridge's) is now opening a permanent spot in Hackney.


Alley Cats Pizza

Address: 22 Paddington St, London W1U 5QY

Opening Date: 7 December 2023

NYC style pizza by Francesco Macri (formerly at Pizza Pilgrims and Princi), owned by the group that also runs Ochre and Angus Steakhouse.


Mezcalito Brompton

Address: 158 Old Brompton Rd, London SW5 0BA

Opening Date: 8 December 2023

London's liveliest Mexican restaurant and cocktail bar, a low-key restaurant with a terrace specialising in tacos, burritos and other Mexican cuisine classics.


Okawari Hour

Address: 63-67 High Street, Edgware HA8 TDD

Opening Date: 8 December 2023

Japanese food at its finest – made to order traditional sushi focusing on exceptional flavours and textures.


Volta do Mar

Address: 100 Draycott Avenue, London SW3 3AD

Opening Date: 8 December 2023

Opening Offer: 25% off food, 8-15 December

Portuguese restaurant is moving from Covent Garden to Chelsea.


'The Kingdom of Winter' Christmas Experience

Address: Excel London, Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL

Opening Date: 8 December 2023 to 7 January 2024

An exciting new destination for festive fun at ExCeL, London's only indoor festive experience that includes a winter themed circus, ice skating, fairground rides, an immersive ice expedition trail, an alpine-style Christmas market and a tantalising range of festive food and drink.



Address: 16 Hampstead High St, London NW3 1PX

Opening Date: 12 December 2023

Omakase in Hampstead by Chef Takuya Watanabe, with a branch in Mayfair as well.



Address: 76 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E 9LB

Opening Date: 13 December 2023

Italian cafe and wine bar inspired by Puglia, by Gianluca Capilungo (ex Bar Manager at Aqua), Asia Capilungo (ex chef for Soho House & Cubitt House) with her partner Huzefa Sajawal (co-owner & Executive Chef of Fatt Pundit), and their uncle Luca Capilungo.


MUST Wine Bar

Address: 2-4 Camden Passage, London N1 8ED

Opening Date: 14 December 2023

A new wine bar from the group, focusing on wine tastings from over 70 wine options.


Shrimp Shack

Address: 20-21, The High Parade, Streatham High Road, SW16 1EX

Opening Date: 14 December 2023

A new fast-casual concept offering a Nando’s-esque experience of choose-your-own seafood, dip and spice level.



Address: 367 Mentmore Terrace, London E8 3RT

Re-opening Date: 16 December 2023

Opening Offer: Soft launch 16-17 December

Plant based pitta bar is relocating to London Fields after two years at Neil Market, serving takeaway-only falafel pittas.


Rudy’s Pizza Napoletana Fitzrovia

Address: 53-54 Tottenham Court Road W1T 2EQ

Opening Date: 18 December 2023

Opening Offer: 5000 free pizzas

A relaxed neighbourhood pizzeria, following the traditions and artistry of pizza
from Naples, are opening their third London-based restaurant.



Address: 159 Oxford St, London W1D 2JL

Opening Date: 21 December 2023

A big kebab chain restaurant in Italy, mainly Rome and Milan, and in Ibiza.


Emilia's Crafted Pasta

Address: 215 Baker St, London NW1 6XE

Opening Date: 23 December 2023

Opening Offer: 2-week soft launch with 50% off the total bill, 8-21 January 2024

Fourth restaurant for Emilia's, famous for their fresh pasta made on-site.



Address: 18-22 Holbein Place, London SW1W 8NL

Opening Date: 24 December 2023

An Italian restaurant in Chelsea, inspired by the flavours of Salento and Puglia.









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