Dining in a Michelin starred restaurant can be a truly memorable experience, and taking your date to one speaks volumes; it says you’re keen to not only impress your date with exquisite cuisine but also treat them in lavish surroundings.
There are over 50 of these celebrated eateries in London, each as unique in terms of food, style and surroundings as the next Michelin starred establishment.
Here’s our pick of the best for an impressive date:
L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon
While you might not be able to pronounce it, you’ll sure as heck be able to talk about it once the two of you have left this swanky Michelin star studded restaurant. And with 2 Michelin Stars and 3 AA Rosettes to its name, we’d say it’s well worth a visit.
One of the West End’s most talked about restaurants, L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon is home to the multi-award winning celebrity chef Joël Robuchon, so it’s no wonder the food is exquisite.
The restaurant itself is a Japanese-style eaterie and the open plan kitchen invites diners and daters alike to converse with chefs and watch as their food is freshly prepared before their very eyes!
The ambience is chic and stylish with a welcoming vibe, making L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon in London’s Covent Garden an ideal restaurant for a romantic meal for two.
Galvin at Windows
Occupying a prime position on the 28th floor of London Hilton on Park Lane, Mayfair, Galvin at Windows is serving up food that is deserving of its Michelin star.
The epitome of French fine dining, this restaurant not only offers a mouth-watering menu of award-winning dishes but also stunning 360 degree views across Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace and beyond.
The restaurant is perfect for night time views giving a unique chance to take in the city lights with your date. Galvin at Windows truly takes London dating to a whole new level.
Seven Park Place
Not just a pretty place for a date – the critically acclaimed Seven Park Place by William Drabble proudly boasts not only a Michelin Star but also 4 AA Rosettes for its sublime cuisine.
Close to fancy Mayfair, Seven Park Place is housed within the luxurious 5-star St. James’s Hotel and Club, and carefully combines British charm with French cuisine, resulting in exquisite surroundings in which to dine.
The menu showcases culinary skill and creative flair, modern French cuisine is crafted using the finest British ingredients. There’s also an extensive wine list with many a newly-discovered seasonal treasure, alongside beautiful vintage bottles – the perfect tipple to accompany your meal.
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