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Private dining rooms in London

Putting on a party? Get a room! Here’s a selection of private dining rooms for a celebration or get-together to remember

The best private dining rooms in London - duck and waffle
By Time Out editors |

Please note, this list includes commercial partners, so suggestions are not curated by Time Out. 

Almost every London restaurant worth its salt boasts at least one private dining room – otherwise known as a total moneyspinner. With so many to choose from and some very real sums of money at stake, how do you know which private room to choose for your birthday shindig, engagement party, hen do, or client lunch? Look no further than this handy list of private dining rooms for different budgets and occasions. You should be able to find exactly what you’re after, to help make your special occasion perfectly, well, special. We’ll assume our invite’s in the post. 

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The May Fair London, A Radisson Collection Hotel

This content is provided by May Fair Hotel.

Famed for hosting outrageous parties overflowing with champagne-infused debauchery in eras past, today The May Fair is celebrated for its elegance and charm. Yet nowhere is, or has ever been, more renowned for its discretion.

Capacity: Up to 370 standing

Good For: Private dining in a renowned, lavish setting

Peter Kociha

Park Chinois

This content is provided by Park Chinois.

Park Chinois is an opulent live-entertainment restaurant serving bold Chinese cuisine and excellent drinks alongside live performances, all set within the heart of London's Mayfair.

Capacity: Up to 50 standing

Good For: Bold Chinese cuisine and exquisite drinks, set in 1930's Shanghai.



This content is provided by Kindred.

Modern luxury in an 18th Century building, Kindred is the perfect city venue for your next event. We have private rooms available from 10 - 150 people, a full range of AV equipment, and a friendly and professional hospitality and events team to make sure everything goes smoothly.

Capacity: Up to 150 standing

Good For: High-tech meeting rooms in an impressive building.

Andrew Beasley Photography

Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire

This content is provided by Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire.

Radisson Blu Edwardian, Hampshire is proud to present the very finest in private dining experiences in the heart of London’s West End. Located on the 8th floor, The Hampshire Penthouse offers a host of remarkable bespoke private dining experiences, complemented with breathtaking panoramic views of London’s skyline.

Capacity: Up to 60 standing

Good For: Bespoke private dining with breathtaking panoramic views of London’s skyline



This content is provided by TwoRuba.

A hidden gem in Central London, this is the ideal venue for your next celebration. Located on the 9th floor with views of The Shard and the London City, experience the definition of urban opulence at TwoRuba.

Capacity: Up to 220 standing.

Good For: Bottomless drinks packages, breath-taking views of the city and ball pits!


This content is provided by Brigadiers.

Brigadiers provides unique private rooms for your special occasion. The Kukri and Bidi Rooms offer intimate private dining and Asian aesthetics, while the Pot Luck and Pool Rooms accomodate larger bookings with self service drink stations to create a casual, friendly vibe.

Capacity: Up to 25 seated

Good for: Pool tables, whiskey vending machines and transforming dining tables!



This content is provided by Hicce.

If you're looking for a unique space for private dining in the heart of London, look no further than The Book Store at hicce x Wolf & Badger. Situated under the main restaurant and seating up to 24 guests, this artistic space is modern yet with all the heritage characteristics of its Coal Drops Yard location.

Capacity: Up to 120 standing

Good For: Unique private dining in one of London's newest hotspots.

Photographer Paul Winch-Furness


This content is provided by Rüya.

Located in the heart of Mayfair, the private dining room at Ruya is the perfect place to host your event. Be it a product launch or a networking event, a business presentation or a dinner party, the elegant and warm ambiance makes it perfect for every occasion.

Capacity: Up to 250 standing

Good For: A taste of sophisticated, contemporary dishes from the Anatolian peninsula

Elena Shamis

E&O Chelsea

This content is provided by E&O Chelsea.

Formerly known as Eight Over Eight, E&O Chelsea has made Chelsea its home for over 10 years. A mixture of locals and destination foodies visit the restaurant for dim sum and bar for cocktails. The private dining room is stylish and contemporary, with its own sound system for you to play music. 

Capacity: Up to 90 seated

Good For: Stylish private dining in the heart of Chelsea.

London Wetland Centre

This content is provided by London Wetland Centre.

London Wetland Centre is an idyllic spot to hold any event. The combination of beautiful surroundings and central location makes it easily accessible but also offers a rural experience. Our 42 hectares of scenic lakes, pools and meadows are complemented by first rate facilities.

Capacity: Up to 200 standing

Good For: A unique venue that benefits the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust


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