One of London’s most exciting foodie events is just around the corner and here at Sauce we’re anticipating its arrival…



Between 3rd and 21st October a selection of London restaurants and diners are coming together to celebrate London Restaurant Festival. The festival is comprised of two main elements: events and festival menus. From Michelin-starred restaurants to neighbouring bistros, you can take a peek into London’s finest dining. This is the opportunity to experience the extraordinary diverse range of culinary craft right at your doorstep. Chose your favourite restaurant in London and enjoy their exclusive festival menu. With a range of menu prices available, dining opportunities are endless so take your pick from the wide variety of restaurants on offer.

Here is Sauce’s foodie guide to our first choice in restaurants and events going on at the London Restaurant Festival…



Gourmet Odyssey

A delicious restaurant-hopping adventure partnered with Laurent-Perrier Champagne! Have a first course in a restaurant, your main in another and your dessert in a third! Yet, one thing remains the same… Champagne with every course! 3 gourmet journeys proposed:

  • “Discovery” on Saturday 5th October

Featuring a stop at Chop Shop, Picture, Gymkhana and an exquisite first course at Social Eating House!

  • “Masters” on Saturday 12th October

Start at the wonderful Benares to get a grasp of finest Northern Indian cuisine before hopping to Wild Honey and Gauthier Soho.

  •  “The Shard” on Saturday 19th October

Savour contemporary Chinese cuisine in front of a breath-taking view over London, at the majestic Hutong (on the 33rd floor of The Shard). Begin with your starter and main at Hutong before finally enjoying your afternoon tea and dessert at the Aqua Shard Bar.


Cicchetti Trail

This newly introduced event will allow you to visit six of the finest Italians which are Massimo, Polpo Covent Garden, Theo Randall at the InterContinental, Mele e Pere, in Parma and San Carlo Cicchetti, for drinks and cicchetti throughout the course of the day!

Saturday 5th, 12th and 19th October


Japanese Journey

This newcomer to the LRF will offer you the opportunity to experience divine pan-Asian cuisine at the award-winning Inamo restaurant as well as 5 other Japanese restaurants among which figure Tonkotsu, Shoryu, Kurobuta and Bincho Soho.Saturday 5th and 12th October, Sunday 6th and 13thOctober.

In recognition of their 5th year anniversary, Inamo proposes a 5 course dinner for £37.5 from the 3rd-21st October all day on Saturdays and Sundays, and from 6pm onwards on Mondays-Fridays.



Get the LRF Tapas Passport to flit from one Spanish restaurant to another from Fernandez & Wells, Copita and Barrica, El Pirata, El Pirata Detapas to the astonishing Ametsa with Arzak Instruction to enjoy Michelin-starred haute cuisine!


Saturday 5th, 12th and 19th October


Eat Film

Complimentary cocktail accompanying gourmet popcorn insuring your comfort, while watching Jonathan Ross’s all time favourite movie Spirited Away. This can be enjoyed before a tasty 3 course dinner cooked by Chef Anton Manganaro at the BAFTA 195 Piccadilly.

Monday 7th October

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Get your Graze pass to benefit of a complimentary drink when ordering a dish in one of the participating restaurants within West End, North London and The City!

7th – 20th October

Visit here for participating restaurants.

For purchasing tickets to all these events, click here.