International Cuisine Restaurants to visit in London

The UK’s capital is one of the world’s most multicultural cities. A population of 8.1 million people live in the city with more than 300 languages spoken. Whether you live in London, work in the city or enjoy visiting as a tourist you can be sure you will find something to suit everyone in this diverse, lively city.

From museums and the arts, to London Zoo and Hyde Park there is always something to see and do whatever your mood in this exciting city. Visit London provides plenty of information to help you plan your trip to London, with great ideas of where to stay, places to visit and how to get around.

With so many cultures living in one area there are plenty of different cuisines to try. From traditional English to Hawaiian, you can be sure you will find a restaurant of your choice. We have found 7 restaurants of different cuisine which we thought may be of interest to you.

The Mandarin Oriental Hotel can offer an exquisite dining experience and is home to Heston Blumenthal. Offering traditional English food Heston’s simple recipes are inspired by the gastronomic past.

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For a French experience the Hibiscus restaurant is run by Chef Claude Bosi who moved his restaurant from Ludlow to London in 2007. With a new development kitchen recently added you can be sure your dishes will be modern, unique and seasonal.

Scotland can be proud of their presence in London, with the Boisdale restaurants, a firm favourite for both Scottish food and Whisky lovers. With a menu that is sourced by all things Scottish you can be sure you will be talking with a Scottish accent in no time.

If you fancy trying a Michelin starred Indian restaurant then a visit to Benares could be part of your itinerary. The menu explores food from all over India and is always fresh and contemporary.

Zucca is a traditional Italian restaurant but with inspiration from all over the world added to the menu. For a culinary experience that is in the moment this restaurant could be an inspired choice.

Most restaurants located in the west end have a pre theatre menu for you to take advantage of and the Andalucia is no exception. Offering authentic Spanish tapas the Andalucia also caters for vegetarian diners.

For a fabulous eating experience the Blue Elephant will not disappoint. The restaurant is proud of its culinary reputation, offering authentic, excellent Thai food that does not waver from their culinary culture or Thailand influences.


This was written by Emily who works closely with Boisdale, who offer succulent Scottish cuisine in London. Emily loves to travel and experience different cultures, especially the food.