If you’re celebrating your closest friendships this February, head into Belgravia for everything from coffee and cakes to cocktails and steaks. Need more tips? Look no further…
Put a smile on your BFF’s face at this classic Italian eatery in Eccleston Yards. The menu’s packed with a range of tasty Neapolitan wood-fired pizzas, each made with a 72 hour dough ferment and traditional toppings, plus a full range of cocktails, beers and wines. And to finish? There’s gelato and a delicious Nutella pizza on offer. Book your table here.
Happy Face, 23 Eccleston Place, London SW1W 9NF
Getting There: Happy Face is a six-minute walk from Victoria train and tube station.
Fancy a coffee and a sweet treat? Pop into the Chestnut Bakery on Elizabeth Street. These master bakers have got some seriously special new offerings on the menu, including a rose and white chocolate ganache eclair with raspberry jam, goats cheese & beetroot macaroons, marshmallow krembos filled with homemade cherry jam, and a white chocolate and cranberry cookie topped with rose petals & fresh raspberries.
Chestnut Bakery, 17-21 Elizabeth Street, London SW1W 9RP
Getting There: Chestnut Bakery is an eight-minute walk from Victoria train and tube station.
Whether you fancy a steak and truffle fries or a veggie meatless burger, Jones Family Kitchen is a relaxed, cosy choice for a night out with friends. With a cocktail list full to the brim and an entire side menu dedicated to different types of potatoes, you’re guaranteed to leave content. Book a table here.
Jones Family Kitchen, 7-8 Eccleston Yards, London SW1W 9AZ
Getting There: Jones Family Kitchen is a six-minute walk from Victoria train and tube station.
If drinks are on the cards, why not aim for a view as well? Pantechnicon’s Eldr Roof Garden and Bar is the perfect hang-out for post-work cocktails or mocktails, or a Saturday evening bottle of wine. With a covered terrace, you’re guaranteed to stay warm (even in February), and there’s sharing plates on offer too, so if you get peckish you can grab a light bite with your friends.
Eldr Roof Garden and Bar at Pantechnicon, 19 Motcomb Street, London SW1X 8LB
Getting There: Pantechnicon is a seven-minute walk from Knightsbridge tube station.