Restaurants & Bars Guide News

News for April 2018

Fredericks Sept 2016 312 neighbourhood restaurants worth crossing town for

Lesser-known restaurants that are worth seeking out

Shaftesbury Avenue Soho theatres at nightLondon’s best pre- and post-theatre dining

Where to eat before or after a show in the capital

The FrogThe best private dining rooms for birthday dinners

Rooms to wow your birthday guests


OXO Bar Jan 2016 4The best bars in London for outside drinking

There’s no better place to make the most of the warm weather than in one of London’s outdoor bars

Wright Brothers oysters on seaweed plateYour guide to London Oyster Week

Get shucked with our guide to the best oyster deals in London

greyhound cafe pork knuckle fitzroviaSeven restaurants where you can celebrate Thai New Year

Here’s where to ring in the New Year this weekend


Liverpool waterfront 2016The 10 best restaurants in Liverpool

In Liverpool for the Grand National? Spend your winnings in the city’s best Mersey eats


ivy city garden blackened cod 2017 webBe The Critic April 2018

Find out how you can win big by writing diner reviews


salmonWhere to eat this spring

Check out our pick of the best spring menus in London restaurants

Bloom Room blossom wall drinks on tableSpend your weekend doing this

No plans for the weekend? Take a look at our pick of food-focused inspiration


London marathon runners on in the city skyscrapers The best freebies for London Marathon runners

Celebrate crossing the finish line with these restaurant freebies

South Tyrol mountain lake and walkersSouth Tyrol: The Best of All Worlds

From gourmet restaurants to some of the best biking and hiking in Europe, Italy’s South Tyrol combines the warmth of the Mediterranean with the charm of the Alps. SquareMeal explores...    

The Swan at the Globe restaurant 21 New Globe Walk London South Bank SE1 9DT Squaremeal Square Meal Allan PickettNine must-try restaurants along the South Bank

Our pick of top restaurants by the river


Andre GArrett restaurant interior tablesLast chance to cast your vote in the 2018 SquareMeal UK Survey

Let us know about your best (and worst) dining experiences around the UK and you could win an overnight stay with dinner at Cliveden