Best french restaurants in London

Check out the top french restaurants in London, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Le Mercury
1. Le Mercury
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
140 Upper St, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7354 4088
BarRestaurantFood
Gareth And Holly
3-floor French restaurant decked with plants and candle-lit tables, serving classic bistro menu.
Sarah
3-floor French restaurant decked with plants and candle-lit tables, serving classic bistro menu.
Edward
Le Mercury is a French Restaurant who has been open from 1985 and still going - one of my favourite restaurant…
1. Le Mercury
1. Le Mercury
host-0host-1host-2
14 local reviews
140 Upper St, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7354 4088
Gareth And Holly
Gareth And Holly
3-floor French restaurant decked with plants and candle-lit tables, serving classic bistro menu.
Sarah
Sarah
3-floor French restaurant decked with plants and candle-lit tables, serving classic bistro menu.
Edward
Edward
Le Mercury is a French Restaurant who has been open from 1985 and still going - one of my favourite restaurants in Islington.
2. Mill Lane Bistro
2. Mill Lane Bistro
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
77 Mill Lane, London
020 7794 5577
CafeFoodEstablishment
Rose & Andy
Intimate french restaurant, run by experienced french manager Cyril. Very tasty food, booking essential.
Maz
This is a high end French restaurant. The prices reflect the attention to detail, quality and skill of the che…
Anthony
Bistro is opposite the flat
2. Mill Lane Bistro
2. Mill Lane Bistro
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
77 Mill Lane, London
020 7794 5577
Rose & Andy
Rose & Andy
Intimate french restaurant, run by experienced french manager Cyril. Very tasty food, booking essential.
Maz
Maz
This is a high end French restaurant. The prices reflect the attention to detail, quality and skill of the chef.
Anthony
Anthony
Bistro is opposite the flat
3. La Poule Au Pot
3. La Poule Au Pot
host-0host-1host-2
8 local reviews
231 Ebury St, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7730 7763
BarRestaurantFood
Simone
Famous Iconic French Restaurant - 5 mins walk
Annabelle
Lovely cosy French restaurant, hanging baskets and dark and romantic.
Caroline
Quirky French bistro on a pretty square - open air dining in the summer
3. La Poule Au Pot
3. La Poule Au Pot
host-0host-1host-2
8 local reviews
231 Ebury St, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7730 7763
Simone
Simone
Famous Iconic French Restaurant - 5 mins walk
Annabelle
Annabelle
Lovely cosy French restaurant, hanging baskets and dark and romantic.
Caroline
Caroline
Quirky French bistro on a pretty square - open air dining in the summer
4. La Petite Auberge
4. La Petite Auberge
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
283 Upper St, London
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+44 20 7359 1046
BarRestaurantFood
Aaron
French Excellent french restaurant. Especially good for steak. Small restaurant - may need to book.
Praveen
Charming French restaurant
Aaron
French Excellent french restaurant. Especially good for steak. Small restaurant - may need to book.
4. La Petite Auberge
4. La Petite Auberge
host-0host-1host-2
6 local reviews
283 Upper St, London
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+44 20 7359 1046
Aaron
Aaron
French Excellent french restaurant. Especially good for steak. Small restaurant - may need to book.
Praveen
Praveen
Charming French restaurant
Aaron
Aaron
French Excellent french restaurant. Especially good for steak. Small restaurant - may need to book.
5. Toulouse Lautrec
5. Toulouse Lautrec
host-0host-1host-2
29 local reviews
140 Newington Butts, London
Closed · Opens in 22 minutes
+44 20 7582 6800
Night clubBarRestaurant
Rob
Best french restaurant in the neighbourhood, with live performances upstairs. Great food and entertainment.
Mary
Great little French restaurant just a 10min walk from our place. They have live jazz music every evening.
Isabelle
Jazz music venue with a French restaurant & bar. Friendly staff and good music
5. Toulouse Lautrec
5. Toulouse Lautrec
host-0host-1host-2
29 local reviews
140 Newington Butts, London
Closed · Opens in 22 minutes
+44 20 7582 6800
Rob
Rob
Best french restaurant in the neighbourhood, with live performances upstairs. Great food and entertainment.
Mary
Mary
Great little French restaurant just a 10min walk from our place. They have live jazz music every evening.
Isabelle
Isabelle
Jazz music venue with a French restaurant & bar. Friendly staff and good music
6. L'Entrepot
6. L'Entrepot
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
L'Entrepot
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
020 7249 1176
Establishment
Leanne
Great wine shop with a wonderful French restaurant attached. Lovely place for a nice dinner.
Thomas
Wonderful relaxed French restaurant, also great for just buying wine and beer to have in or take away.
Tracey
Wine and food. All good!
6. L'Entrepot
6. L'Entrepot
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
L'Entrepot
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
020 7249 1176
Leanne
Leanne
Great wine shop with a wonderful French restaurant attached. Lovely place for a nice dinner.
Thomas
Thomas
Wonderful relaxed French restaurant, also great for just buying wine and beer to have in or take away.
Tracey
Tracey
Wine and food. All good!
7. La Trompette
7. La Trompette
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
5-7 Devonshire Road, Chiswick
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
020 8747 1836
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Emma
Michelin-starred French restaurant La Trompette is just 60 seconds walk from the house and boasts some of the …
Fiona
A modern French restaurant which is one of the more expensive restaurants in Chiswick. It is extremely popular…
Ferruccio
Michelin star French restaurant (a bit expensive as you can imagine...)
7. La Trompette
7. La Trompette
host-0host-1host-2
23 local reviews
5-7 Devonshire Road, Chiswick
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
020 8747 1836
Emma
Emma
Michelin-starred French restaurant La Trompette is just 60 seconds walk from the house and boasts some of the best food in London restaurant…
Fiona
Fiona
A modern French restaurant which is one of the more expensive restaurants in Chiswick. It is extremely popular so booking is recommended.
Ferruccio
Ferruccio
Michelin star French restaurant (a bit expensive as you can imagine...)
8. Le Sacre Coeur
8. Le Sacre Coeur
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
18 Theberton St, London
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+44 20 7354 2618
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Robert & Team
"One of the oldest French restaurants in the area and has built up a reputation over the years for its traditi…
Edward
Traditional French Restaurant close to Angel, Islington. Around 20 minute walk or catch a 43 bus.
Petra
Very good fringe theatre venue and great pub. Kathy Bate's local!
8. Le Sacre Coeur
8. Le Sacre Coeur
host-0host-1host-2
9 local reviews
18 Theberton St, London
Closed · Opens 11:30 AM
+44 20 7354 2618
Robert & Team
Robert & Team
"One of the oldest French restaurants in the area and has built up a reputation over the years for its traditional amazing food."
Edward
Edward
Traditional French Restaurant close to Angel, Islington. Around 20 minute walk or catch a 43 bus.
Petra
Petra
Very good fringe theatre venue and great pub. Kathy Bate's local!
9. Galvin La Chapelle
9. Galvin La Chapelle
host-0host-1host-2
17 local reviews
35 Spital Square, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7299 0400
BarRestaurantFood
Melania
Wonderful French restaurant! Quite expensive and the booking is recommended.
Adam
Great high quality French restaurant by Liverpool Street Station. Menu is fantastic and built in a de-consecra…
Jeremy
A very nice restaurant indeed. If your on a budget, avoid at all costs! The food, service and building is t…
9. Galvin La Chapelle
9. Galvin La Chapelle
host-0host-1host-2
17 local reviews
35 Spital Square, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7299 0400
Melania
Melania
Wonderful French restaurant! Quite expensive and the booking is recommended.
Adam
Adam
Great high quality French restaurant by Liverpool Street Station. Menu is fantastic and built in a de-consecrated church.
Jeremy
Jeremy
A very nice restaurant indeed. If your on a budget, avoid at all costs! The food, service and building is top! I think it has 2 Michelin…
10. Le Pot Lyonnais
10. Le Pot Lyonnais
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
36-40 Queenstown Rd, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7622 2618
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Ryan
Quaint authentic French restaurant.
Anna
Lovely French restaurant Devine yummy food!!! Good price steak night I love the Lemon dessert!! Xx
Anna
Lovely French restaurant Devine yummy food!!! Good price steak night I love the Lemon dessert!! Xx
10. Le Pot Lyonnais
10. Le Pot Lyonnais
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
36-40 Queenstown Rd, London
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+44 20 7622 2618
Ryan
Ryan
Quaint authentic French restaurant.
Anna
Anna
Lovely French restaurant Devine yummy food!!! Good price steak night I love the Lemon dessert!! Xx
Anna
Anna
Lovely French restaurant Devine yummy food!!! Good price steak night I love the Lemon dessert!! Xx
11. Upstairs
11. Upstairs
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
89B Acre Ln, London
+44 20 7733 8855
RestaurantBarFood
Laura
If you fancy some fine dining this is the best in Brixton. It's a wonderful little hidden French restaurant on…
Natasha&Ed
Amazing French restaurant for a special occasion. Definitely need to book in advance.
Natasha&Ed
Amazing French restaurant for a special occasion. Definitely need to book in advance.
11. Upstairs
11. Upstairs
host-0host-1host-2
2 local reviews
89B Acre Ln, London
+44 20 7733 8855
Laura
Laura
If you fancy some fine dining this is the best in Brixton. It's a wonderful little hidden French restaurant only identifiable by a buzzer ou…
Natasha&Ed
Natasha&Ed
Amazing French restaurant for a special occasion. Definitely need to book in advance.
Natasha&Ed
Natasha&Ed
Amazing French restaurant for a special occasion. Definitely need to book in advance.
12. Le Pont de la Tour
12. Le Pont de la Tour
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
36D Shad Thames, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7403 8403
CafeBakeryBar
Adam
Great French restaurant with posh riverside location.
Isabelle
Up market French restaurant with Amazing views of Tower Bridge from the terrasse
Chris
Great food and an affordable bistro menu
12. Le Pont de la Tour
12. Le Pont de la Tour
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
36D Shad Thames, London
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 20 7403 8403
Adam
Adam
Great French restaurant with posh riverside location.
Isabelle
Isabelle
Up market French restaurant with Amazing views of Tower Bridge from the terrasse
Chris
Chris
Great food and an affordable bistro menu