London is packed with British pubs and restaurants. But where is the place to get the perfect roast? London is a whole different game to any other city in the country due to the sheer volume of choices, so here is a short list of some of the best Sunday roasts in London to help you decide!
1. Blacklock – Soho
Launched in early 2015, this newcomer offers a roast that competes with your mum’s. The central, Soho chophouse offers beef, lamb, pork or a platter for two with all three. The platter is astonishing in its size, and all are accompanied by an assortment of seasonal vegetables. A wide range of sides and sauces are offered, from cauliflower cheese to apple sauce, if you are feeling extra even more adventurous, but either way this place won’t disappoint. Just make sure you are hungry because blimey they are generous!
Price – £20 a head for the all-in!
2. Hawksmoor – Multiple locations
The award winning British steakhouse has 5 restaurants in London and has to be on the list. While sometimes they are criticised for only doing beef, they do it well. The great quality meat makes the meal, but they also make perfect Yorkshire puddings, roasties and their bone marrow and onion gravy tops off the meal.
Price – £20
3. The Mall Tavern – Notting Hill
Notting Hill, a beautiful area of London renowned for it’s carnival and the setting of the famous rom-com, is also home of the Mall Tavern. The gastropub has private rooms, a garden and interiors filled with antique knick-knacks. They don’t mess around with their pub grub and definitely not with their roasts. There is a choice of beef, pork or even a whole roasted chicken!
Price – Up to £16 per person
4. The Marksman – Hackney
The Marksman has long been known as a classic local in Hackney, even after it’s recent spruce up it still has a lot of character. With the choice of beef, pork or chicken their roasts will never fail on taste and their location serves up a classic Sunday roast set-up.
Price- £24 for 2 courses £29 for 3
5. Jolly butchers – Stoker Newington
The Jolly Butchers in North-West London not only does great roasts but has a great collection of craft beers to accompany your feast. Each of their roasts comes with the whole works; Yorkshire puddings, broccoli, fine beans, Carrots, red cabbage, roast potatoes and homemade gravy. Here you’ll feel transported to your local where you mum is the cook – nostalgic.
Price – £9.95 – £16.95