Explore Belgravia's Alfresco restaurants

From leafy courtyards to sun-splashed gardens, there are plenty of alfresco dining spots in Belgravia.

Pétrus Terrace - Gordon Ramsay's Michelin-Starred restaurant

Book a terrace table at Michelin-starred restaurant Pétrus by Gordon Ramsay. Located near Knightsbridge tube station, Pétrus has one Michelin star and offers exceptional modern French fare. Open from Tuesday to Saturday, the restaurant offers a mix of seasonal menus, including an a la carte menu, a three-course weekday lunch menu for £65, a chef's table menu and a Prestige Menu which includes matching wines. Current star turns on the Prestige Menu include Isle of Skye scallop, Cornish cod and Herdwick lamb. 

Terrace table at Michelin-starred Restaurant Pétrus

The Buttery at Lime Tree Hotel - Rustic Chic Garden Escape

Escape the bustle by tucking into breakfast, brunch or lunch in rustic-chic restaurant The Butterys country-style garden, a peaceful oasis dotted with comfy sofas and deckchairs, shady spots and pretty parasols. Part of the Lime Tree Hotel, The Buttery also offers a refreshing choice of summer drinks: think Aperol Spritz, Limoncello Spritz, and booze-free coolers, including a Virgin Mojito and Elderflower Cooler. 

Garden terrace of restaurant

Daylesford Organic - Terrace Dining on the Pimlico Road

Sited among the design and antique boutiques of the Pimlico Road, Daylesford Organic is an organic farmshop and cafe with a pretty outdoor terrace. Open from 8am to 6pm, the no-bookings cafe offers breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. Diners can also choose from an array of tempting baked goods, including cookies, cakes, pastries and croissants. Daily-changing dishes use fresh produce from Daylesford's organic farms. For breakfast, expect a choice of eggs, porridge, yoghurt and fresh juices, while lunch highlights include spring salads, wood-fired sourdough pizza, grass pastured beef burgers and flat-iron chicken. Plump for summery puddings like gelato or strawberries and basil granita, and wash it all down with a botanical cocktail. Don't leave without popping into the farm shop to pick up artisan bread and pastries, seasonal fruit and vegetables, pasture-raised meat, fresh fish and cheeses.

The outside terrace of Daylesford Organic

La Poule au Pot - French fare Under the Stars

La Poule au Pot is a Belgravia institution, filled with candlelit tables, and festoons of dried flowers and bric-à-brac, making for an intimate, quintessentially French atmosphere that matches the classically French menu. In the summer months, take a seat on the French bistro's huge outdoor terrace that also has heaters for cooler evenings. On the mouthwatering menu are scallops, snails and onion soup to start; and Dover sole, traditional French stew, and steak frites for main. For dessert, there's tarte tatin and crème brûlée. 

Exterior of La Poule au Pot

Thomas Cubitt - Georgian Pub Charm on the Terrace

Grab some drinks or a bite to eat on The Thomas Cubitt‘s large awning-covered terrace. A short walk from Victoria station, the Georgian pub offers seasonal modern British and European fare, along with hearty Sunday lunches. The drinks list is extensive with a huge choice of wines by the glass, spirits, beer, cider and seasonal cocktails, including Aperol Spritz, Pimm's Cup and Peach and Rose Cup. 

people eating outside The Thomas Cubitt pub

Morena - Latin Flavours in Eccleston Yards

All-day restaurant Morena is just one of several alfresco dining spots in leafy Eccleston Yards near Victoria Station. Treat yourself to Latin American fare and creative cocktails on the outdoor terrace of this stylish eatery. 

plate of food on table at Morena

Wild by Tart - Sustainable Terrace Dining

Take a seat on the leafy terrace of  Wild by Tart, one of Belgravia’s stylish neighbourhood restaurants in Eccleston Yards, with a menu showcasing sustainable and seasonal fare. The restaurant specialises in dishes cooked on charcoal grills and wood ovens – using locally sourced ingredients, much of which come from the owners’ farms in Somerset and Northumberland. 

terrace of Wild by Tart

The Jones Family Kitchen - Steakhouse Alfresco

Sink your teeth into a juicy steak from grass-fed cattle on the terrace of The Jones Family Kitchen, also in Eccleston Yards. The restaurant offers breakfast (Tuesday to Saturday), lunch and dinner, along with a set lunch, pre-theatre and Sunday lunch menus. The restaurant also has a huge cocktail and drinks menu. 

outside The Jones Family Kitchen

Motcombs - Mediterranean-style terrace on Motcomb Street

Enjoy classic British, European and Asian food or cocktails on the pretty terrace of Motcombs restaurant on pedestrianised Motcomb Street in Belgravia. Motcombs is serving sizzling summer cocktails and six rosé wines, along with a selection of summer salads, lobster, seafood pasta and sharing dishes. 

people eating outside Motcombs restaurant

Olivo - Italian restaurant terrace on Eccleston Street

Enjoy a slice of Mediterranean life by tucking into pizza and pasta dishes on the outside terrace of Sardinian restaurant Olivo on Eccleston Street near Victoria station. Top it all off with one of the restaurant's heavenly desserts: think panna cotta, tiramisu and semifreddo. 

The outside of Olivo

The Lanesborough's Garden Room - a leafy terrace away from the crowds

The Lanesborough's lush Garden Room is a leafy oasis tucked away from the buzz of Hyde Park Corner. Open all year-round and surrounded by foliage, the outdoor covered terrace has a fireplace, heaters and blankets for guests to snuggle under on chilly evenings. The Garden Room offers cocktails, spirits, fine wines and champagnes, along with light dishes. Cigar masterclasses are also hosted here. 

The Garden Room at The Lanesborough with chairs, tables and a fireplace

Peggy Porschen - Instagrammable terrace on Elizabeth Street

London's prettiest pink cafe is a hit with Instagrammers thanks to its swoonworthy looks and melt-in-the-mouth cupcakes. Peggy Porschen also has an outdoor terrace with a few tables, the perfect spot to soak up some rays while striking a pose for the 'gram.

Mina's - Mediterranean Delights on Motcomb Street

Take a seat on Mina's outdoor terrace on traffic-free Motcomb Street and tuck into Mediterranean-inspired dishes washed down with summer cocktails, wine and champagne. On the menu, expect a tempting mix of small plates, such as king prawns, spicy meatballs, courgette fries, hummus, aubergine dip and pitta bread. Bigger plates include salads, pasta, pizza, and meat and fish dishes. Visit the restaurant for a hearty brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 4pm, where you can expect Mediterranean-style dishes with bottomless mimosas and Bloody Mary's. Or enjoy an early evening drink during the restaurant's aperitivo hour from Monday to Friday from 4pm to 7pm where you can get cocktails for £9. 

Mina's interior

The Berkeley's Rooftop - Epic views and Cocktails

Open to its hotel guests, The Berkeley's rooftop cocktail bar is a poolside bar offering epic views over Belgravia complemented by a summer menu of spritz cocktails and Mediterranean small plates. 

The Berkeley's Rooftop

The Hari Hotel's Terrace - Hidden Gem in Belgravia

Treat yourself to a lazy lunch, an afternoon aperitivo or creative cocktail at The Garden Terrace at The Hari Hotel. With climbing ivy and hanging lights, this five-star hotel's stylish Garden Terrace is perfect come rain or shine thanks to its retractable roof and heaters. 

The Hari's Garden Terrace