Restaurants & Bars

The Lighterman is one of the best places for alfresco dining in King's Cross

London’s Best Neighbourhoods for Alfresco Dining

Alfresco dining was popular enough before Covid came along and make it practically compulsory. So where to head? London isn’t short of options, but if you want that grand piazza feel, it’s best to head for a neighbourhood that’s geared up for dining outdoors

Gabeto in Camden has a great alfresco terrace

Ad Feature Discover the Alfresco Terrace with Latin Vibes in Camden

Camden Market’s favourite Latin retreat has reopened its famous outdoor terrace…

Caribbean Beach Club Pops Up on the South Bank for Summer

Can’t fly to the beach this summer? Then let the beach come to you with the latest pop up to hit the South Bank with sand, soca beats and cocktails in coconuts

Borough Market to laucnh new sustainable dining space

Borough Market Reopens with Sunday Trading & Alfresco Dining

As lockdown measures continue to ease, Borough Market is gearing up to welcome more Londoners back with Sunday trading hours and an extended alfresco dining offering

Montague Beach Bar returns for summer 2021 at The Montague Hotel Bloomsbury

Ad Feature Bloomsbury’s Award-Winning Beach Bar is Back!

Be part of the alfresco Bloomsbury Set with a trip to the one of London’s most exclusive summer pop ups – The Montague Beach Bar

Easter meal kits: Home by Nico's Easter Sunday Edition

21 of the Best Easter Meal Kits from Top London Restaurants

London’s chefs have been hard at work in their kitchens so that you barely have to lift a finger in yours! Pre-prepared Easter lamb dishes are the order of the day, with Italian, French, Peruvian vegan and even a Heston Blumenthal twist – all delivered right to your door for Easter weekend

Afternoon tea delivery in London: The Chesterfield Mayfair's Original Sweetshop Afternoon Tea Takeaway

London’s Best Afternoon Tea Deliveries

Afternoon tea delivered to your door? It’s a lockdown miracle! The Resident picks out London’s best afternoon tea deliveries

The world's smallest Irish pub: The D.E.W. Drop Inn

Meal Kits, Cocktails & Cabaret: How to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day at Home

Sadly, St Paddy’s 2021 falls before lockdown measures are due to be lifted, so grab a Guinness and dial into a virtual event or order in an Irish feast for an at-home celebration

Jolie Jardin is Chelsea's new alfresco restaurant and champagne garden

Champagne Spritz Garden with Flamingos Opens in Chelsea

If ever there was a time for champagne and pink flamingos, now is that time…

Alfresco dining in south west London: The Ivy Cafe, Wimbledon

19 of the Best Alfresco Dining Spots in South West London

When the sun shines, there’s only one thing to do – don the shades and dine alfresco. From Battersea to Balham and Wimbledon to Wandsworth, there’s no shortage of pubs and restaurants with lovely outdoor dining areas in south west London. Here’s The Resident’s top alfresco spots…