If you’re gay and dating in London and fancy grabbing a bite to eat, then take a look at our top recommended restaurants.
From French to Vietnamese, you’ll be sure to find something that’ll entice the two of you when picking a restaurant for your gay date.

Balans –

60-62 Old Compton St, London, Greater London W1D 4UG Located in the heart of Soho, Balans is a fun and vibrant restaurant. It’s open seven days a week, and on the weekends the party atmosphere is alive until 6am! The menu is diverse, featuring delicious breakfasts to sumptuous steaks and burgers. There’s also an extensive wine menu, and the cocktail bar serves classic concoctions including mouth watering mojitos and martinis.
All in all, Balans is a great restaurant to go on a gay date in London.

Arbutus –

63-64 Frith St, London W1D 3JW Arbutus is an undeniably cool gay dating location in London. Modern art lines the white walls, while the low ceilings create an intimate space – perfect for a romantic date. < The menu is seasonal, and has lots of variety, for example the gazapacho and melting lamb. However, if you’re more adventurous, why not try the warm pig’s head?! Arbutus is surrounded by lots of the West End’s theatres, so there are plenty of shows to choose from, should you so wish to continue your date.

Cay Tre –

301 Old St, London EC1V 9LA Full of style, Cay Tre is a Vietnamese restaurant featuring slick monochrome design and classy clientele that creates a sophisticated atmosphere for a date. The food here provides a modern twist on the traditional classics of spring rolls and pho, and even ventures into the unusual with ox cheek au vin, and surf clams with lemongrass and chilli. The food is absolutely delicious, and the restaurant is perfect when gay dating in the city.

The Prince of Greenwich –

72 Royal Hill, London, Greater London SE10 8RT Perched on Royal Hill, The Prince of Greenwich is a fantastic place to meet up with your date for a relaxed dating experience. This laid-back gastro pub serves a mix of traditional British dishes, and favourites from across the continent. Using only the freshest of ingredients, the menu features homemade delights, including ham and parmesan filled tortellini, Cumberland sausages with mash and an 8oz beef burger. The Prince of Greenwich frequently plays host to cabaret nights, so there’s plenty to keep the two of you entertained.

For more gay dating ideas in London, take a look at out Top Five Gay Bars in London.