London's best private rooms for corporate dining

Looking to seal the deal or impress your clients? These private dining rooms across the capital seamlessly blend business with pleasure, allowing for high-quality dining and impressive backdrops across some of the city's finest restaurants.

Updated on 26 February 2024

Renowned for its varied dining experiences, London boasts a variety of private dining rooms with thousands of spots catering for all needs and occasions. Naturally, corporate dining is a staple in the capital's dining scene, where business meetings merge with set menus and deals takes place over cocktails and canapes. If you're looking for an impressive setting and delicious cuisine to wow your clients, then you've come to the right place.

When you're looking for a venue to host your corporate get-together there are several things to be considered. Different venues offer varied levels of private dining, so it's important to know exactly what you want from your location. You might be after a completely secluded space, something that will guarantee a quiet atmosphere for a private meeting, or perhaps partial exclusivity is more your style allowing for that vibrant restaurant buzz that is sure to create a more relaxed and casual environment. 

The key ingredient to corporate dining, in our humble opinion, is finding somewhere that allows for a hybrid approach. It's that tricky in between - not quite a meeting but more than just an evening out. Boasting high-tech AV facilities such as large screens, projectors and conferencing software, these spots allow you to host a more formal business lunch or a client dinner whilst still allowing for presentations and conference calls. It's the perfect blend of business with pleasure.

Not sure where to start? That's where we come in. We’ve rounded up a selection of our top spots, from sleek contemporary spaces to more elegant and historic settings. Below are London's best private rooms for business dinners, each with diverse cuisines and atmospheres depending on your corporate needs. 

Looking for more information on one of the venues? Be sure to click through to the listing to find out more about its private dining options, and you can even make a booking whilst you're there!  

The Sloane Club

The Sloane Club

60 Lower Sloane Street, Chelsea, London, SW1W 8BP

This prestigious private members’ club offers grandeur across its various private dining spaces. Nestled away in the heart of Chelsea, The Sloane Club combines luxurious surroundings with high-tech AV facilities. The food is as stylish as the interiors, offering bespoke menus of seasonal produce. 

Pan Asian
Modern European
Bars
Hotel Bars
Max Dining 100
Roka Mayfair

Roka Mayfair

30 North Audley Street, Mayfair, London, W1K 6ZF

On the hunt for a private dining room in Mayfair? Roka is serving up glitzy interiors alongside contemporary Japanese cuisine, all available with options for private and semi-private dining. The Adzuki dining room seats up to 24, allowing guests to enjoy a set menu of sushi and sashimi. 

Sushi
Japanese
Max Dining 24
No. 29 Power Station West

No. 29 Power Station West

29 Circus West, Battersea, London, SW11 8NN

With views overlooking the Thames, No.29 Power Station West serves menus of modern European dishes in its private dining room bursting with natural lighting. If you’re looking for somewhere to host a screening or work presentation then be sure to look into the site's Cinema Room.

Modern European
Vegetarian
Burgers
British
Bars
Max Dining 120
The Milestone Hotel & Residences

The Milestone Hotel & Residences

The Milestone, 1 Kensington Court, Kensington, London, W8 5DL

Looking for a smaller spot to host a couple of clients? The Oratory and The Map Room at The Milestone seat eight and six respectively and come with modem points and video teleconferencing facilities alongside bespoke menus to ensure top notch cuisine for your dinner.

British
Afternoon tea
Max Dining 30
The Bloomsbury

The Bloomsbury

The Bloomsbury Hotel, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 3NN

Old timey glamour at The Bloomsbury is sure to impress, especially with the added artistic flair of the painted wall murals of the main George V dining room. Elsewhere, The Seamus Heaney Library seats 30, offering elegant Mediterranean dining from the nearby Dalloway Terrace.

Mediterranean
British
International
Max Dining 140
Roast

Roast

Floral Hall, London Bridge , London, SE1 1TL

Add a bright and botanical touch to your corporate dinner. The private dining space at Roast may only be small, but that's what makes it perfect for intimate gatherings of up to 10. Equipped with a television screen, you can easily present over dinners of classic British dishes, heavily revolving around the Sunday roast, as the name might suggest!

Central European
Max Dining 10
Oblix at The Shard

Oblix at The Shard

Level 32, The Shard, London Bridge, London, SE1 9RY

Bound to impress with its 32nd floor location, Oblix at The Shard boasts two separate dining rooms depending on the tone of your corporate dinner. The West offers a swankier spot with menus of steaks and grills whilst The East is perfect for hosting something more relaxed. 

Modern European
British
Max Dining 30
The Harben Room at The Pem

The Harben Room at The Pem

Conrad London St. James, Westminster, London, SW1H 0BH

Arguably one of the most beautiful dining rooms in the city, The Pem's Harben Room seats up to 22 guests amongst backdrops of rich red velvet. Here, menus have been curated by Sally Abe, with the option to choose up to five-courses of elegant and intricately plated cuisine.

British
Max Dining 22
St Pancras Brasserie & Champagne Bar by Searcys

St Pancras Brasserie & Champagne Bar by Searcys

Grand Terrace, King's Cross, London, N1C 4QL

Providing fine dining, top quality fizz and an easily accessible location, Searcys at St Pancras Brasserie has a whole host of options for your next corporate dining experience. The Glass Room seats up to 20, offering an open-plan layout with a semi-private kitchen bar that makes it ideal for dinners and networking alike.

British
Max Dining 50
The Lookout at 8 Bishopsgate

The Lookout at 8 Bishopsgate

8 Bishopsgate, City of London, London, EC2N 4BQ

Looking to impress with a spectacular view? The Lookout's spot on the 50th floor of the 8 Bishopsgate building is certain to do the job. The space can be adapted to suit your needs, no matter the size, offering your own private entrance making the experience extra memorable.

Vegetarian
Vegan
Afternoon tea
Fusion
Max Dining 40
Holmes Hotel London

Holmes Hotel London

83 Chiltern Street, Marylebone, London, W1U 6NF

Taking inspiration from the famous detective, the private dining rooms at Holmes Hotel each come with a unique charm for those looking for something a bit different. The Laboratory seats 14 for dinner and boasts a 65-inch interactive screen alongside wipeable walls designed for team brainstorming.

Modern European
Mediterranean
Max Dining 60
Searcys at the Gherkin

Searcys at the Gherkin

30 St Mary Axe, City of London, London, EC3A 8BF

Take your corporate dinner to the next level with picturesque views of London's skyline from the 38th floor of this landmark location. Luxurious atmospheres, high-end dining and excellent Champagne have become synonymous with Searcys and can be enjoyed in one of five private dining spaces, each with access to multiple screens, docking stations and mics.

British
Max Dining 140
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L'oscar London

2-6 Southampton Row, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 4AA

Housed in a Grade-II listed former church, the lavish interiors and state-of-the-art facilities at L’oscar provide that seamless balance between classy and corporate. Seat up to 26 in The Committee Room complete with surround sound, web conferencing facilities and handheld mics.

Mediterranean
British
Afternoon tea
Hotel Bars
Max Dining 90
The Zetter Clerkenwell

The Zetter Clerkenwell

49-50 St John's Square, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4JJ

Located in the heart of Clerkenwell, this Georgian townhouse operates as a charming little hotel with flamboyant and eccentric decor throughout which are sure to leave guests talking. Host a meeting for 14 in The Dining Room, complete with 50" plasma screen, before heading into The Parlour for a cocktail reception. 

Modern European
British
Bars
Afternoon tea
Wine Bars
Max Dining 36
Six Park Place

Six Park Place

6 Park Place, St. James's, London, SW1A 1LR

Adding a sense of grandeur to your corporate dinner, this private member's club has nine suites on offer with capacities ranging from six to 200 guests. Catering comes in the form of canapes, sit down meals or even BBQs all in the historic surrounds of intricate 18th century architecture. 

Modern European
British
Max Dining 26
SUSHISAMBA Heron Tower

SUSHISAMBA Heron Tower

110 Bishopsgate, City of London, London, EC2N 4AY

Sitting on the 39th floor of London’s Heron Tower, SUSHISAMBA combines spectacular views and state-of-the-art AV facilities, complete with screens and projectors, in its private dining space. Tuck into menus of Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian cuisine against the picturesque backdrop of the city’s skyline.

Peruvian
Sushi
South American
Japanese
Brazilian
Max Dining 100
Sette Restaurant and Nolita Social

Sette Restaurant and Nolita Social

4 Knightsbridge Green, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7QA

The neutral backdrop of Sette means it works as both a corporate and social spot, the ideal combination for those planning a corporate dinner. Its sleek and contemporary private dining room can accommodate 16 seated or 25 standing and offers beloved dishes from its New York sister restaurant - Scarpetta.

Italian
Max Dining 85

Finding a dining room that perfectly matches your number of guests can often be tricky. Why not check out our London guide to the best private dining rooms for 10 people, or for something a bit bigger we've rounded up the top dining rooms in the city for 30 guests.

If you're wanting to put more of the focus on the food, then be sure to have a browse of these luxury and Michelin star private dining options in London

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