Eating and Drinking
Hyde Park/ Queensway/ Notting Hill/ Paddington/ Marble Arch
Whether you fancy a gourmet dinner or the relaxed ambience of a cocktail bar, there are many pubs and restaurants to choose from when you stay at the Shaftesbury Hotel.
A popular restaurant in Notting Hill, E&O serves pan-Asian cuisine in a vibrant and modern setting. It was opened in 2001 and has earned a reputation for delicious, eclectic food and high-quality service.
Menu items include everything from sushi through to curry, dim sum and barbecue - not to mention some amazing cocktails.
The Serpentine Bar and Kitchen
Situated at the eastern side of the Serpentine, the lake in Hyde Park, this is a fantastic place to sit back and relax - especially when the sun is shining.
Enjoy a hot drink or a glass of wine while taking in the lovely views of the park. What's more, there are many tasty snacks on offer - like cakes, sandwiches and salads.
Searcy's Champagne Bar
Although Paddington Station might not be the first place you think of for a sophisticated Champagne bar, from the moment you step into Searcy's you'll be whisked away from the frenzied travellers and into an art-deco oasis where you can relax and enjoy some of the finest drinks in the world.
Just some of the options available at the elegant bar include Dom Perignon, Veuve Clicquot and Balfour Brut.
During a stay at The Shaftesbury Hotel in Piccadilly, you'll have plenty of wonderful choices when it comes to eating and drinking.
Situated on Old Burlington Street, this is a trendy bar that offers a broad selection of drinks and cocktails, served with panache. It's a popular place for celebrity spotting and a live DJ adds to the atmosphere every night.
If you fancy a bite to eat, a selection of small appetisers is available or head to the restaurant for a full meal.
A restaurant that opened in 2010, Gauthier Soho has quickly earned a reputation for gastronomic delights, high-quality service and a beautiful location. Indeed, it's no wonder it has won a variety of awards, including a Michelin Star and three AA rosettes.
The menu offers a fresh twist on French cuisine, with a variety of vegetarian dishes. Specialties include yuzu with miso curd and wagyu beef.
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A Kensington restaurant with a warm and modern atmosphere, Kitchen W8 is a favourite among both visitors and locals.
The menu includes classic British favourites with a modern twist. All ingredients are carefully sourced from local suppliers wherever possible - and they are chosen for their quality and ethical production methods.
The Hansom Cab
This trendy bar is owned by Piers Morgan and serves gastropub fare from celebrity chef Marco Pierre White such as oysters and ribs.
Located in a Georgian building in lovely Pembroke Square, this is a favourite venue for both locals and tourists, as it offers a charming and cosy traditional alehouse atmosphere.
Restaurant Gordon Ramsay
The celebrity chef's first restaurant, which was opened in 1991, this eatery is known for its sophisticated atmosphere and delicious fare.
Today, this Chelsea restaurant is the only one in the UK with both a female head chef and three Michelin Stars. What's more, the menu features mouth-watering cuisine made from fresh, local ingredients, offering an exquisite dining experience for anyone looking for a real culinary treat.