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Restaurants open on New Year’s Day

Hungover cooking is no fun at all, so this New Year's Day, have someone else do it for you. Here's our guide to London restaurants open on New Year's Day

Whether you’re bleary-eyed and in need of a good feed, or looking for somewhere more refined to meet friends and family, start the year as you mean to go on. Here's a list of London restaurants ready to nurse you into the New Year on January 1 2017.

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Central London restaurants open on New Year's Day

Amaya

Specialising in stylish pan-Indian tapas, Amaya is favoured by a clientele of well-heeled professionals blessed with good taste and deep pockets. An extravagant choice for those who have had enough of turkey and Christmas pud leftovers.

Meal for two with drinks and service: £150

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Belgravia

Baiwei

Clear out the cobwebs with punchy south-western Chinese cooking potent with chilli spice at this Chinatown eatery.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £50.

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Chinatown

Belgo Centraal

"Come and have fun at the world's favourite Belgian beer and food emporium! Book now on our site or give us a call."

There's more to this Belgian restaurant and bar than just mussels, but for a break from the traditional Christmas fayre, check out the Covent Garden branch. Order drinks and food in advance from their deceptively-named 'Menu for Christmas'.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £70

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Covent Garden

Berners Tavern

Add some glitz and glamour to your New Year’s Day with an easy-going brunch at Jason Atherton’s swanky Modern European dining room in the new Edition Hotel, open for service throughout the day.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £140.

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Fitzrovia

Herman ze German

Smoked sausage in a proper chewy baguette with lashings of mustard and ketchup? Sounds like the ideal antidote to the excesses of the night before.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £25.

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Soho

Hix

The Soho branch of Hix is putting punters into the recovery position with bottomless Bloody Mary or prosecco brunch from midday onwards.

Bottomless brunch for two: around £70.

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Soho

Shoryu Soho

A steaming bowl of noodles in broth with plenty of roast pork is Japan’s answer to the dirty kebab, and it works just as well on a hangover.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £40.

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Piccadilly Circus

North London restaurants open on New Year's Day

Drapers Arms

Get your fill of classic British cooking in the austere-chic surroundings of this handsome Islington pub, serving their much-loved Sunday lunch menu from midday.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £45.

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Barnsbury

Plum & Spilt Milk

"Brighten up your weekend with the 'afternoon jaunt' at GNH Bar. Two-for-one drinks on selected drinks every Saturday, 2–7pm."

This smart dining room on the first floor of a hotel overlooking King’s Cross station is a good pitstop, and not just for Potter-spotters.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £90.

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King's Cross

Smokehouse

Get your year off to a smoking start with the Sunday roast menu at this barbecue-leaning Islington gastropub.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £80.

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Canonbury

East London restaurants open on New Year's Day

Duck & Waffle

From an English breakfast to duck leg with waffles, live the high life on January 1 with views from the 40th floor across the City as you dine. Food is available more or less around the clock – bonus.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £100.

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Moorgate

Hoi Polloi

The Ace Hotel is a boutique but slightly rock ’n’ roll hotel from the US, so where better to party after the party? The British-leaning dishes are excellent.

Dinner for two with drinks and service: around £100.

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Shoreditch

Homeslice, Shoreditch

The Shoreditch branch of the popular pizzeria is throwing a New Year's Day Slice and Spritz Party to help blow away the cobwebs, with unlimited pizza at £12.50 and spritzes costing £5 a pop.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £40

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Shoreditch

Mangal Ocakbasi

Take a cue from the crowds that flock to this east London institution for juicy, coal-grilled kebabs and other Turkish treats.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £50.

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Shacklewell

Needoo Grill

A short stroll away from the more famous Tayyabs is this strikingly similar Pakistani grill restaurant. The vegetarian dishes (tarka dal; crushed potatoes with cauliflower, tomatoes, ginger and fresh coriander) definitely hit the spot.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £25. BYO: no corkage charge.

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Whitechapel

Provender

Max Renzland’s smart French bistro in Wanstead will be serving the à la carte menu in the evening from 5pm.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £70.

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London

Princess of Shoreditch

This handsome gastropub near Old Street will be open all afternoon.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £80.

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Shoreditch

Royal China

If fresh sea air is the only thing to rouse you after a heavy New Year's Eve, the waterside Royal China could be for you. Along with stunning views of the Thames, enjoy a variety of Chinese favourites - they're taking walk-ins for lunch and bookings for the evening.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £100

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Canary Wharf

South London restaurants open on New Year's Day

Antelope

With open fires, Modern European dishes and a range of real ales, this gastropub is worth a journey.

Lunch for two with drinks and service: around £45 (bookings not taken).

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Tooting

Chicken Shop

This branch of chicken stop in Tooting will be dishing up its clucking great bites from midday on the 1st, as will a handful of other branches.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £40.

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Tooting

Peckham Refreshment Rooms

"More events and masterclasses to come! Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter to keep up to date."

This tapas bar tells us they plan to be open from 8pm until ‘late’ (1am the next morning) – but ring first to reconfirm.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £60.

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Peckham Rye

West London restaurants open on New Year's Day

Abu Zaad

The sister branch of the popular and good-value Shepherd’s Bush Syrian restaurant is open for business as usual on New Year’s Day. No alcohol is served.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £30.

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Marylebone

Crabtree

With no Championship fixtures for New Year's Day, even non-Fulham FC fans will be welcome at The Crabtree. Expect takeaway-style meals such as scampi and chips.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £70.

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Fulham

Electric Diner

The regular US diner-style menu will be served at this good-looking brunch, lunch and burger spot in Notting Hill.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £70.

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Westbourne

High Road Brasserie

Pitched between a grand café and an art deco bar, this restaurant cleverly nails a look that transcends generations It's European, brasserie style food is perfect for a late family lunch. 

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £70

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Turnham Green

Malt House

This good-looking and well-run gastropub in Fulham will be serving its smart lunch menu.

Meal for two with drinks and service: around £90.

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Fulham Broadway

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