412 "Casual Weeknight Dinner" restaurants in London.
A good casual weeknight dinner spot is hard to find. It’s a step above a make-your-own bowl place, but not somewhere you’ll need a reservation. It shouldn’t be too expensive, you should be able to talk instead of shout, and your dinner shouldn’t take more than an hour. These spots do it all.
Rita’s is a taste of Americana in the heart of Soho where cocktails and chilli water-laden gildas are essential.
Four Legs became famous for their cheeseburger, but at The Plimsoll, their Finsbury Park pub and restaurant, they’ve made so much more than just that.
A casual Italian spot in Notting Hill serving solid Neapolitan-style pizzas.
A no-nonsense Japanese spot on Notting Hill Gate serving tasty sushi rolls, udon, and more.
A charming Persian restaurant on Hereford Road serving excellent dips and grilled meats.
A jaw-dropping pub refurb on the King’s Road in Chelsea, that serves simple and delightful meals and bar snacks in a refined setting.
A really good Florence-inspired trattoria in Farringdon that you’re going want to come up with excuses to spend your time in.
Tiwa ‘N’ Tiwa makes homely Nigerian food that’s full of flavour and perfect for a casual dinner in or to take away.
JB’s is a consistently excellent Caribbean spot just off Peckham High Street.
Yadas is a delicious Kurdish restaurant on Rye Lane making mezze, shawarmas and sandwiches that will be impress and satisfy anyone and everyone.
Alhaji Suya is London’s best spot for West African barbecue. It’s fierce, full of flavour and is fantastic value.
A vendor in Peckham Levels serving excellent Neapolitan pizzas and Italian tapas.
This South Indian spot in Peckham is serving up delicious platters, curries, and flakey parathas.