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Most Favoured Celebrity Spotting Restaurants near Best London Hotels

Updated on July 22, 2013
Catching the Eye of Celebs
Catching the Eye of Celebs
The Red Fort Soho
The Red Fort Soho

Celeb Haunt in London

Celebrities are an elusive species who are generally captured only by their primary predator, ‘Paparazzi’. But, to hunt for famous celebrities in London, visit a trail of restaurants and pubs where you can catch a glimpse of curiosity provoking beasts. Travellers visiting London will be spoilt for choices with a wealth of celebrity spotting restaurants in the city. Binoculars are optional here while camera phone is essential.

Celebrity spotting in London is opium for visitors. You will find number of discreet celebrity spotting restaurants in London serving best food and opportunity to spot your favourite star in flesh. Settling down at best London hotels will allow you to take time from your itinerary and dine out at the same restaurants as they do.

Here is a list of few sexy, famous, and cool celebrity spotting restaurants in the capital that you can visit during your stay at hotels in London:

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The Red Fort

Situated on Dean Street, Soho, this restaurant specialises in Mughal Court cooking. A popular Indian restaurant and bar graced by many Hollywood stars including Emma Thompson, Whitney Houston, and others. Celebrities like Sachin Tendulkar, Tony Blair, and Alan Rickman have all held their private parties here. Many famous movies such as Bend it Like Beckham and Gandhi have all organised their launch parties too. Come here to eat authentic Indian cuisine based on 300 years old cooking techniques and traditions.

Bombay Brasserie
Bombay Brasserie

Bombay Brasserie

Bombay Brasserie in Kensington is an opulent dining space featuring courteous staff. The flamboyant decoration here adds to its comfortable yet energetic atmosphere. In the past 25 years of its establishment, Prince Charles, Nicole Kidman, Tom Cruise, Mel Gibson, Sir Elton John, and others have become fans of Bombay Brasserie. Hot and spicy food here tastes the ingredients clearly, giving you an authentic Indian treat in the Central London.

Angelina Jolie at The Ivy
Angelina Jolie at The Ivy

The Ivy

The Ivy in the West End is a classic celeb haunt, giving opportunity for star spotting in London. It not only serves unique British food in cosy surroundings, but also does so with style. Book well ahead and wait until you rub your shoulders with Elton John, Tom Cruise, or the Beckhams. The long modern British-European menu and an extensive wine list will just be the right things you are looking to have with these celebrities.

Celeb at The Lock Tavern
Celeb at The Lock Tavern

The Lock Tavern

For a traditional pub fare, try The Lock Tavern on Chalk Farm Road, Camden. Its red ceilings, a roof terrace, and old-fashioned décor usually attracts brand of celebs including Rhys Ifans and Samantha Morton. If you love to accompany music with your celebrity watching, then it is the ideal site for you. Situated a short stroll from popular Camden hotels, this is a free venue to get your kicks from Thursday to Sundays. Enjoy London’s best pies, burgers, pints, and platters while you catch hold of guests like Anna Calvi, Kate Nash, Veronica Falls, and many more.

Nobu Chef
Nobu Chef

Nobu London

Located within the Metropolitan Hotel in Mayfair, Nobu gives you an opportunity of Kate Moss, Brad Pitt, Naomi Campbell, and George Clooney as visual side order for your delicious sushi. The Michelin starred restaurant in London draws heavy celebrity crowd due to its innovative ‘new style’ Japanese cuisine. And if you want to calm down after celebrity spotting excitement simply drop into hotel’s notorious Met Bar.

The Collection
The Collection

The Collection

Found along Brompton Road, Chelsea, The Collection is a stylish bar and restaurant welcoming posh crowd of South West London. Step inside this incredibly cool venue and you can see uber chic interiors designed by Tom Dixon. Excellent modern European menu here is well complemented by a list of amazing cocktails. It is a fashionable dining and drinking destination where you can often see Tim Burton and his wife Helena Bonham Carter. Chelsea footballer Ashley Cole can be seen here too.

If you want to mingle with the stars, book a table at these cutting-edge restaurants near your London hotel.


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