Restaurants & Bars Guide News

News for June 2018

Claw Carnaby fried crabSummer street food in London and beyond

The best street food options storming the capital

A sharing feast at May Fair KitchenWhere to eat this summer

The best new menus to hit the capital

Aviary at Royal London House Hotel restaurant bar10 top-tier rooftop bars in London

Take your pick of these sky-high drinking dens  


Wimbledon London restaurants bars 2017 special dishes drinksAce ways to celebrate Wimbledon with food and drink

Where to celebrate the world’s greatest tennis tournament


Wimbledon tennis stock imageFive great restaurants in Wimbledon

Ace places to eat in SW19, whether or not you’re a tennis fan

stock image of fireworksGo fourth and eat for Independence Day

Dine on all things American for Uncle Sam’s birthday

The Ivy Cafe Richmond 11 Hill Street London TW9 1SX restaurant Squaremeal Square Meal Caprice HoldingsSix of the best brunches in Richmond

Where to while away the weekend in Richmond


London view of city over River ThamesLondon’s best riverside restaurants

Our favourite riverside dining spots, right in time for summer

London restaurant bar summer terracesLondon’s best summer terraces 2018

Soak up the sunshine in these gorgeous outdoor spaces

The Potting Shed picnic hamper on benchSix of the best gourmet picnics money can buy

It’s the season for al fresco dining and there’s no better way to enjoy it than with a picnic

Kricket London restaurant Soho Indian18 of the best restaurants for dinner in Soho

Our favourite places to spend an evening in Soho

Gin Mare bottle and cocktailGin Mare: The spirit of summer

Gin Mare’s Med Transfers offer the chance to swap London for the Mediterranean this summer, with the third of three urban bar tours landing in Soho on 10 July

Stock image of brown paper wrapped gift with bow for father's dayThe best gifts for Father’s Day

If you haven’t bought your dad a present for Father’s Day yet, fear not – you still have three days left. Let us show you our top picks

Greenwood London Victoria restaurant barThe Best Places to Watch the World Cup

Here’s our pick of the best 10 sports bar to catch a game in – or you can use this as a handy guide for where to avoid until the whole thing is over

Wright Brothers whisky and oystersSave vs splurge: Father’s Day in London

Whether you’re looking to splash the cash or save pennies, our Father’s Day guide has a bit of everything

Casamia Bristol Peter Sanchez Iglesias with team outside restaurant with awardUK Top 100 Restaurants 2018

Drum roll, please – here are our UK top 100 restaurants for the year ahead

Coq d argent grass rooftop area with city viewNine great alfresco restaurants in the City

Take your pick of these City joints  


Nuala restaurant small plates tartar chicken drinksBe The Critic: June 2018

Find out how you can win big by writing diner reviews


gin cocktails with fruit and garnishThe SquareMeal Guide to Gin

To celebrate World Gin Day on Saturday 9 June, here’s our essential guide to everyone’s favourite juniper spirit, including notes on botanicals and styles, classic cocktails, recommendations of gins to try, top gin bars and great gin days out

Hélène Darroze at tableThe Ayala SquareMeal Best Female Chefs Series: Monica Galetti

In the Year of the Woman, SquareMeal is proud to announce that it has partnered with Champagne AYALA to launch a SquareMeal Female Chef of the Year award

campari bottle pouring in glassWhere to celebrate Negroni Week with Campari

We've rounded up where to celebrate Negroni Week with Campari

No3 gin cocktailsThree is the magic number

Celebrate all things juniper during National Gin Week with No.3 Gin