Themed Restaurants In London For Families

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Heading to London with the family soon? We bet you’ll have a busy and exciting day full of family adventure – but you need to stop and eat too! Whether you choose fast food joint for easy breezy food service or you prefer a sit-down meal! For those looking to sit and dine, we’ve found the best themed restaurants in London based, for families to enjoy!

So, if you’re looking for delicious food and a new dining experience at a fun restaurant or even a quirky restaurant. We’ve got the very best!

Themed Restaurants in London for Families

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Jungle Cave, Piccadilly

Are you looking for a fantastical place for your hungry cubs? The Jungle Cave is the best-themed restaurant in London for kids! Deep in the jungle, you’ll find an eatery big enough to feed an entire herd!

With cascading waterfalls, tropical showers and periodic thunderstorms – you’ll truly feel like you’re in the jungle. Not to mention all sorts of animals surrounding you! From jaguars, crocodiles and gorillas to orangutans, butterflies and lions! But the best is yet to come….every so often they all come to life, the elephant’s ears move, the gorilla shakes in the tree and you’ll hear an orchestra of animal noises exploding around you – like a real-life jungle!

But of course, you’re here for the food too. Well, you can sink your teeth into mouth-watering burgers and hot dogs and enjoy sweet treats like apple crumble, chocolate fudge cake and raspberry cheesecake! You’ll find lots of kid-friendly dishes they can munch on. From exotic food to dishes they know all too well.

If you’re looking for a fab-themed restaurant for families and a fun experience for kids in London, this is one to add to your list!

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20-24 Shaftesbury Avenue,

Opening Times

Tuesday to Friday
12:00 - 22:00

Saturday to Monday
11:00 - 22:00

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Swingers, West End

Step out of the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street and Central London, and dive into a quintessential 1920s British seaside!

You’ll find an enchanting experience that is not only family-friendly but super fun! You can enjoy street food here and crazy golf too! There are two courses to pick from – The Helter Skelter and The Big Wheel.

The Big Wheek has tons of fun packed into its 9-hole course. With moving obstacles, jumps, bumps, curves and loop-the-loops – you’ll be transported to a bygone era of the 1920s English Riviera! Plus, a giant Ferris wheel for the grand finale.

After you’ve played your heart out, retreat to the street vendors for some much-needed food. From juicy burgers made lovingly by Patty&Bun to freshly made excellent pizzas from Pizza Pilgrims. Fancy Mexican food? You’ll get fresh tacos made with the best of British produce!

It’s the perfect destination for families, as well as being packed with a kids-themed mini-golf course. All the fun and the bite!

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15 John Prince's Street,
West End,

Opening Times

Monday Closed
Tuesday 15:00-00:00
Wednesday and Thursday 12:00 - 00:00
Friday 12:00 - 01:00
Saturday 10:30 - 01:00
Sunday 12:00 - 23:00

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Top Hat Restaurant

A Monopoly-themed restaurant?! Yes, please! The kids are going to LOVE this!

The Top Hat Restaurant is inspired by the classic board game that everyone knows and loves – Monopoly. It’s also at Monopoly Lifesized, so you can either grab a bite to eat before or after your hilariously fun game or choose to dine!

From their famous Cash Cow Burger and skin-on-fries to wings and fish and chips. All with a side of Monopoly pizazz and maybe an extra surprise…

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The Top Hat Restaurant & Bar (Monopoly Lifesized,
213-215 Tottenham Ct Rd,

Opening Times

Monday Closed
Tuesday to Friday 12:00 - 23:00
Saturday 10:00 - 23:00
Sunday 10:00 - 21:00

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Inamo Covent Garden,

Dine in style as you indulge in Japanese food, from sushi and tempura to all Japanese dishes to satisfy your palette. You’ll find child-friendly dishes too! But Asian cuisine is not all you’ll find here – don’t forget the brand-new interactive tables!!

The kids can get stuck in a play over 20+ games while they wait for their food. You can watch the chefs cook in the kitchen and you can all enjoy interactive games and motions! Fancy a game of air hockey? Play a game of pool or space invaders? Absolutely!

But what’s the food like?

Amazing! The food menu is literally big! Indulge in Asian tapas with Korean wings, vegetable gyoza, Sichuan chicken, prawn crackers and all the sushi you could ever want! It’s a really cool themed restaurant London can provide you with! Especially if you’re looking for an immersive dining experience, you’ll find that Inamo is one of the best themed restaurants in London for families!

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11-14 Hanover Place,

Opening Times

Monday to Thursday 12:00 - 23:00
Friday 12:00 - 23:30
Saturday 11:00 - 23:30
Sunday 12:00 - 21:00

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The Doodle Bar

We were always told not to draw on the walls, right? Well, not anymore! Doodle Bar encourages you to draw on the walls and let your creativity out! We think it’s a pretty cool restaurant for kids to enjoy themselves for sure!

Munch on juicy burgers and moreish fries – the burgers are pretty beasty so we know they’ll fill you up! Then enjoy a spot of doodling.

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60 Druid Street,

Opening Times

Wednesday 17:00 - 23:00
Thursday 12:00 - 23:00
Friday and Saturday 12:00 - 00:00

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The Hard Rock Cafe, Oxford Street

Head over to one of the coolest themed restaurants London has to offer! You’ll only find a rock and roll joint that is an escape from the fast-paced life of London. This American rock-themed restaurant has seriously cool memorabilia dotted in and around the restaurant, as well as fantastic live music and a rocking menu to accompany it!

You’ll find classic American food cooked with a British twist. From burgers, fried chicken waffles and steak frites to bottomless brunch and more! There’s also a Hard Rock Afternoon Tea to indulge in!

If you’re looking for a memorable experience at one of the coolest restaurants around, you know where to go!

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Great Cumberland Place

Opening Times

Monday to Saturday 11:00 - 23:00
Sunday 11:00 - 22:30

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Dishoom, Covent Garden

Fancy Indian food? Head to Dishoom for a taste of India. Fragrant aromas, tantalising dishes, spice and all things nice and comforting food everyone can enjoy.

If you’re in the mood for buzzing Indian street food, then you know it’s the place to go. And they even have a kids menu! With smaller potionsvery little spice, but just a nice – you know your kids will enjoy their Indian food, while you can go all out with the spice if you wish!

From mild tender chicken thighs and paneer tikka to Bombay potatoes and so much more.

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12 Upper St Martin's Ln,

Opening Times

Monday to Thursday 08:00 - 23:00
Friday 08:00 - 00:00
Saturday 09:00 - 00:00
Sunday 09:00 - 23:00

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The Monarch Theatre at Park Row

Did you know there’s a Batman-themed restaurant? Well, not so much Batman comic-themed, but the elegance and grace. It’s a more expensive restaurant and for older kids, but it’s a lively restaurant worth visiting!

For kids over 12, you can enjoy a surreal and immersive experience all themed around DC’s most iconic heroes and villains – all at the Monarch Theatre. From surprise menus and an unusual restaurant with an immersive experience! From floor-to-floor ceiling screens, 360-degree projection mapping, a gastronomic show and immersive dining courses that play with all your senses. You and the family will certainly be in for a ride. Where lines between good and evil blur with each other…

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77 Brewer St,

Opening Times

Monday to Wednesday 19:00
Thursday to Friday 17:00 and 20:30
Saturday 13:00, 17:00 and 20:30
Sunday 13:30 and 17:00

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So, we hope you’ve found your next dining experience at any of these themed restaurants in London. From quirky decor and yummy food to immersive games and more!

Looking for more tasty things to do in London? How about heading to one of these London restaurants with a view? Maybe some Instgrammable restaurants to add to your feed? There are also plenty of kids afternoon teas in London for you to try. It doesn’t always have to be adults!

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