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Instagrammable food in London – 15 best spots

posted by Liza 30th July 2018 1 Comment
Instagram guide to London [the most instagrammable places in London] Guide by @lizatripsget

Last updated on February 28th, 2019

If you’re a foodie and you love photogenic and Instagrammable food, this post is for you!
I will tell you about 15 fabulous Instagrammable restaurants in London that are the best spots for foodies. You can be sure, that you will capture only the best photos in all these Instagrammable restaurants in London!

If you’re looking for some really pretty instagrammable spots in London (not only food spots), I’ve got you covered: here’s the post about 20 best photogenic / Instagrammable spots in London. 

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I get asked a lot, which camera gear do we use. Long story short, I use Sony A7 III with the Samyang 35 mm compact lens, Sony A6000 with the kit lens and iPhone 8 Plus. 

Let’s get started with the most photogenic food spots / Instagrammable restaurants in London! Instagrammable food in London:

1. Peggy Porshen

Peggy Porshen is famous for its dreamy door decorations (that they change every season – and for every major holiday) and the most photogenic dishes (if you have a sweet tooth though). If you don’t want to queue, well, your best bet is to come early (10 am or so) during a work week!

Peggy Porshen is one of the most photogenic restaurants in London and is located in Belgravia (nearest tube stations – Sloane Square and Victoria).

Most instagrammable places in London - Peggy Porshen Cakes

2. Soft Serve Society

Soft Serve Society is a permanent ice-cream and sundae shop in East London (cool and trendy Shoreditch). My absolute favourite was the charcoal soft ice cream – not only it was super yummy, but it looked absolutely amazing in the photo (that actually got a bit viral on my Instagram).

How to get to the Soft Serve Society: take the tube to Old Street or the Overground to the Shoreditch High Street and walk to the Boxpark Shoreditch.

Fabulous Instagrammable restaurants in London - best spots for foodies

3. Milk Train

Another of the cool instagrammable ice cream shops in London is Milk Train. It serves quite ordinary ice cream with very extraordinary cotton candy. That makes it look like a giant cloud! You can choose the toppings for your cotton candy and get the exact look you need for a picture!

Milk Train is located near Covent Garden.

Milk Train London Instagramable food

4. AIDA Shoreditch

AIDA Shoreditch is not a restaurant, however, it serves some really Instagrammable coffee in London available in 4 different colours.

AIDA Shoreditch is located not so far away from the Soft Serve Society [number 2 in this list] (Old Street tube station).

Aida Shoreditch

5. Yolkin

Fancy an ice cream that is also a macaron? Yolkin serves some of the most unusual and Instagrammable ice cream in London. I only tried the strawberry one, but it was seriously delicious.

Yolkin, one of the most Instagrammable restaurants in London, is located next to the Piccadilly Circus (really, couldn’t be more central) just one street before China Town.

Yolkin - most instagrammable foodie spots in London

6. Eggbreak

Eggbreak is an all-day breakfast place serving food in small colourful dishes. I don’t think there’s need to describe how pretty is Eggbreak – one photo is worth a thousand words!

Where to find Eggreak to take some photos of some really Instagrammable food in London? Just a few steps away from Notting Hill Gate tube station.

Eggbreak - 10 best brunch spots in London that you need to visit

7. Farm Girl

Farm Girl cafe in Notting Hill is the dream of all the Instagrammers – pastel-coloured tables (just outside though), very photogenic dishes. Even the croissants are colourful and pretty there! I wouldn’t say that the food was very delicious, but the pictures from the Farm Girl are great.

Farm Girl locations: Notting Hill Gate & Soho

Farm Girl - instagrammable restaurant in London

8. Crosstown doughnuts / Doughnut Time

I couldn’t possibly pick just one of the most Instagrammable doughnuts (or doughnuts) in London! Taste-wise I would prefer Doughnut Time, but Crosstown is also great. Nevertheless, both places are Instagram-worthy, so bring your camera when buying a couple of doughnuts, because you can get an excellent shot!

Multiple locations across London including Shoreditch, Soho, Picadilly & more

Fabulous Instagrammable restaurants in London - best spots for foodies

9. St. Aymes

One of the newest and the prettiest Instagrammable foodie spots in London is undoubtedly St. Aymes. The location is a bit off-route for most of the people, but folks tend to travel there to get a beautiful photo.

St Aymes Cafe London - Instagrammable cafes in London
St Aymes Cafe London - Instagrammable cafes in London

10. sketch London

Sketch London is slightly on an expensive side, but it’s so worth visiting. Moreover, sketch is basically the only actual restaurant (not a brunch place or a cafe) on this list of the most instagrammable restaurants in London! I have a separate review of sketch London on the blog (you can read it HERE). I would definitely recommend going to sketch for a breakfast or/and Afternoon tea. And of course, don’t forget to visit the super intagrammable toilet of sketch London.

sketch London

11. Flotsam & Jetsam

If you’re based in South London and it’s too far for you to go to e.g. Notting Hill for brunch, Flotsam & Jetsam in Balham / Wandsworth is a place to go. Flotsam & Jetsam is a coffee/brunch place with delightful dishes and beautiful interior, however, what made them famous is their unicorn hot chocolate.

12. Feya

One of the newest and prettiest openings in London is Feya cafe. Not only it’s a beautiful and Instagrammable food spot in London, but it also features an impressive menu from a famous Finnish chef who specialises in Insta-worthy dishes!

13. Bubble Wrap

One of the most popular places in China Town in London is the Bubble Wrap place – basically, it’s a bubble waffle filled with ice-cream inside and presented in a wrap. A couple of years it took Instagram by storm, but the queues are still massive there!

14. Maitre Choix

If you’re looking for the most delicious and beautiful eclairs in London, Maitre Choix in South Kensington or Soho (whichever is closer to you), is your place! They are created by a 3-Michelin-starred chef, so no wonder they are so tasty! I tried 5 tastes of eclairs and all of them were great. The only downside – the eclairs are somewhat on a pricey side, and they are quite small as well!

Maitre Choix eclairs London

15. Elan Cafe

And the last, but not least spot in this list of the most Instagrammable restaurants in London is the famous Elan cafe with a massive flower wall. You would expect it to be an extremely girly place, however, if you stand in the queue for an hour, you can spot groups of men waiting to get there as well! To avoid lines, try to come early on a working day!

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