More about Almeida
A charming restaurant in the heart of Islington, Almeida showcases an ingredient-led menu, offering simple British food with French influences. The floor-to-ceiling French doors allow light to flood into the light and airy dining room, while the semi-open kitchen lets you see what’s going on behind the scenes.
Listed in the Top 10 Best Restaurants for theatre dining in London by The Evening Standard as well as being listed in the top 150 restaurants in The Daily Telegraph’s Good Food Guide, Almeida in Islington is a traditional neighbourhood eatery, oozing finesse but with a relaxed atmosphere.
Michelin-trained head chef Tommy Boland brings with him a wealth of experience to the Almeida kitchen. Starter dishes include tarte fine of onion with morels, new season onions and wild garlic, loin and cheek of pork with caramelised endive, turnips and roasting juices, and lemon posset with raspberry & doughnuts.
Tucked away just off Islington’s vibrant Upper Street and located directly opposite the iconic Almeida Theatre, this sophisticated dining hotspot offers classy pre and post-theatre menus alongside a daily changing a la carte and impressive Sunday roast menu.
A charming hidden gem, Almeida in London is found 10 minutes' walk from Highbury & Islington and Angel Tube stations.