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We found 328 restaurants in Square Meal 1 Star.
Enthroned at the side of a busy road on Highgate’s outer reaches, this unassuming gastropub is as diminutive as its namesake monarch, with a… more »
By kitting out a seldom-used function room above Amuse Bouche Champagne bar with a few vintage tables, framed posters and a calendar-friendly menu… more »
Famous for its queues and its legendary lamb chops, Tayyabs brings together hungry locals, bellowing suits and slavering foodies. Extended upwards… more »
Tiny Casse-Croûte is the brainchild of Hervé Durochat (manager of Spanish favourite José across the road), who has invested this engaging new… more »
Housed in a cosy candlelit basement, this venue from the Soho House Group (next door to Pizza East) is a one-trick pony celebrating the delights… more »
Russell Norman’s original take on a Venetian bácaro has spawned siblings and imitators across the capital, but Polpo’s queues still start… more »
Behind Sedap's plain shop front is a sweet little budget eatery that you can easily fall in love with. A few lanterns and faded photographs brighten… more »
As smoke fills a side road off busy Stoke Newington High Street, large buckets of charcoal are carried in to feed the roaring monster inside this… more »
Punters out late can live la vida loca at this dippy cocktail pit attached to El Camion’s Mexican grill. Choose from more than 300 class-act… more »
Queues of young trendies and fans of the cult ‘noodle movie' Tampopo have been congregating outside no-bookings Koya since the day it opened… more »
While lesser gastropubs dabble with American hipster fare – ribs, dogs and the rest – this trailblazer of the genre since the early 90s sticks… more »
Following a full refurbishment in 2011, West London's premier dim-sum haunt is back with a bang. A gold-leaf ceiling and glossy black panelling… more »
It’s the perfect match for something ‘fresh, creative and affordable’ – no wonder hungry Hoxtonites flock to Cay Tre for its flavourful… more »
A bit of colour in this rather grimy part of the City is always welcome, and this branch of the three-strong Barcelona chain does its best to bring… more »
Ex-Zuma chef Ross Shonhan has hit upon a winner with this funky, rock’n’roll izakaya –a cheap-eats standout staffed by a bevy of ‘charming… more »
London is full of fantastic restaurants, meaning that choosing the right restaurant for you can sometimes prove to be quite a task. The opinion of those who have already experienced a restaurant can often be of help; therefore Square Meal has awarded stars ranging from one to three to some of London’s best restaurants as a guide to how good we believe these London restaurants to be. All of the London restaurants featured in this list have been awarded 1 star by the Square Meal team, meaning that they are considered as London restaurants of a very high standard.
Not every London restaurant features in the Square Meal star categories, meaning those that do are considered to be some of the finest in London. If you can’t find what you are looking for here in the Square Meal 1 star guide you may want to also take a look at London restaurants with 2 Square Meal stars and London restaurants with 3 Square Meal stars.
Every one of the London restaurants with 1 Square Meal star featured in Square Meal’s list of the 1 Square Meal star London restaurants have been tried and tested by critics and our own customers so check out the reviews with Square Meal today. Each Square Meal listing features an independent review, as well as reviews from those who have visited, together with unique special offers such as free drinks and discounts.