Best Places in London to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Written by on 8th October 2018
Category: City guides

Thanksgiving is a huge cause for celebration in America, and, as a business traveller coming from the States; you may be at a crossroads as to what to do for it. Americans spending Thanksgiving in London are spoilt for choice when it comes to restaurants and bars, but how many are pulling out the stops for this festive occasion? We give you our top places in London to celebrate Thanksgiving.



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Anyone spending Thanksgiving in London should definitely consider going to Bodean’s. This London-based BBQ and smokehouse chain offers a heavy Thanksgiving three-course feast of turkey and ham. With branches everywhere from Covent Garden to Fulham Broadway, there’s plenty of opportunity for Thanksgiving 2018 revelling.

The Blues Kitchen

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With sites in Shoreditch, Brixton and Camden, the Blues Kitchen is something of a paradise for Americans in London. It’s distinctly American menu features dishes such as Cajun fried chicken and shrimp taco salad, which provides the perfect accompaniment to their frequent DJ sets. Anyone who’s a fan of live blues coupled with buttermilk fried turkey should definitely make an appearance this Thanksgiving.

Riding House Café

Situated in Victoria’s sleek Nova development, the Riding House Café is pulling off Thanksgiving in style. Visitors will be provided with the opportunity to gorge on classics like mac ‘n’ cheese and roast turkey, while an assortment of pies are available on the dessert menu.

Bunga Bunga

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Tucked away in Battersea, just a short walk from the Thames, Bunga Bunga has a lot going for it this Thanksgiving. This pizzeria is going all-American; their Thanksgiving 2018 menu is an Italian inspired American feast. Speciality pizzas are topped with roasted turkey and Jack Daniels BBQ glaze. Visitors will also be treated to a live American five-piece band and a karaoke session.

Crown & Shuttle

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One of Shoreditch’s prized establishments, the Crown & Shuttle is never one to miss a celebration. Among other delicacies, this east London pub is offering turkey schnitzel burgers and a range of craft beers. Anyone spending Thanksgiving in London should consider heading over to the pub for the celebrations if not the food!

La Patagonia

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Ideal for those who like their Thanksgiving feast with an innovative twist, La Patagonia is offering quite the platter this year. This popular restaurant champions Argentinian cuisine and prides itself on its parrilla charcoal grill. So, if you fancy gnawing on a skewer of bacon filled beef, a trip to Camden Town might well be on the cards.

Bread Street Kitchen

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“There’s enough garlic in here to kill every vampire in Europe” was what Gordon Ramsay once barked in one of his renowned TV outbursts. But here, at the celebrity chef’s City restaurant, you can rest assured that just the right amount of garlic is being used. For £50 a head, Bread Street Kitchen is serving a speciality Thanksgiving 2018 three-course meal. Punters can expect brie-stuffed mushrooms and a hefty leg of turkey.

The Jones Family Project

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As Thanksgiving is a cosy family affair, where better to spend it than at The Jones Family Project? Based in Shoreditch, this quirky eatery typically offers everything from pork chops to Scottish salmon.

Le Caprice

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For those with a taste for elegant delicacies in a regal setting, Le Caprice is joining in with the Thanksgiving 2018 celebrations. This chic restaurant is combining Thanksgiving classics with creative concoctions such as crab and sweetcorn chowder.

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