373 "Casual Weeknight Dinner" restaurants in London.
A good casual weeknight dinner spot is hard to find. It’s a step above a make-your-own bowl place, but not somewhere you’ll need a reservation. It shouldn’t be too expensive, you should be able to talk instead of shout, and your dinner shouldn’t take more than an hour. These spots do it all.
Numara Bos Cirrik II is a reliably delicious old school Turkish ocakbasi restaurant that’s the sibling to Cirrik in Dalston.
Brighton is packed full of fish and chip spots, but old school chippie Bardsley’s is our favourite.
A Hungarian deli, café, and restaurant on Turnpike Lane, Turul Project is a great place for a casual glass of wine and quality produce.
La Fromagerie is one of London’s classiest, and cheesiest, mini-chains. Their Bloomsbury wine bar and deli is perfect for a casual date night.
If you like cute back gardens, smoky cocktails, and a casual chef’s choice menu, you’ll like Brother Marcus in Balham.
Looking for great pizza and casual cocktails in Balham? Love Triangle has got you covered.
A Nepalese restaurant in Balham that’s loved by locals. Head here for tasty, aromatic meat and seafood dishes.
Eat Vietnam is a superb neighbourhood Vietnamese restaurant offering specialities off the grill, pho, bun, and more for big groups and big appetites.
Patogh is an old-school BYOB Iranian restaurant in Marylebone making delicious freshly baked flatbread and juicy grilled kebabs.
Viet Anh Pho is a neighbourhood Vietnamese restaurant in Deptford that suits a quick and excellent value banh mi as it does a casual midweek meal.
Hai Café is a tiny Vietnamese restaurant in Clapton serving delicious banh mi, pho, curries and more that are perfect for takeaway or a lowkey meal.
Dim Sum & Duck makes second-to-none handmade dumplings, glistening roasted meats, and will become your new go-to from your very first bite.
Café Deco is a temple of thoughtful contentment disguised as a café, restaurant, and wine bar in Bloomsbury. Expect homely small plates and good wine.
Oren is a low-lit and lowkey eastern Mediterranean spot in Dalston perfect for when you want a bit of this and a bit of that.
Attawa is a modern Punjabi restaurant in Dalston with a delicious array of branded breads, karis, and must-order dhaal.