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Where to Eat in Hampstead This Year

The new year has begun, and whilst the festive period may be over, it is still the time to eat, drink and be merry.

Whether you are searching for cosy Sunday roasts, plant-based options for Veganuary or looking for new places to add to your 2023 culinary bucket list, you need not look any further than on your doorstep here in Hampstead!

The Horseshoe

Voted by Time Out as having one of London’s best Sunday roasts, The Horseshoe is a dog-friendly pub right by Hampstead tube station which serves fantastic roasts on a Sunday and has a full range of Camden beers.


HĀM West Hampstead

Hām is a casual, local restaurant offering imaginative takes on modern British food, offering brunch, lunch and dinner with sophisticated options for everyone. Why not try their Poached pear with brown butter financier & whipped ricotta dessert?


The Swing

If you aren’t a meat eater or looking to try Veganuary this year, head to The Swing, a contemporary vegan and vegetarian eatery in the heart of West Hampstead offering a variety of dishes from around the world. Their menu includes miso mushroom arancini, pumpkin and sage gyozas and halloumi popcorn!


The Roebuck

This 19th-century pub near Hampstead Heath with arched windows, an open fireplace, leather armchairs offers everything you’d want in a traditional country pub, from a dining area by the roaring fire and a heated garden to their legendary Sunday roasts.


Villa Bianca

This charming Italian restaurant has been in Hampstead for over 30 years and serves an extensive food and wine list including traditional favourites. In the summer they offer alfresco dining, and they also have a function room if you are thinking of holding a dinner party with friends and family!