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Food and restaurants in Forest Hill, Greater London

Top restaurants

Indian Restaurant
“People travel from far away to come to this exclusive Indian restaurant. Not to be missed. Book an early or late table for off-peak discounts, normally 50% off main course.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Restaurant
“I've travelled.....and I've not had a pizza as good as this! Their homemade Ginger Beer is a revelation!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Restaurant and art gallery that often holds events. Quirky upcycled decor. Not inexpensive so treat yourself.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Pub
“A pub that used to be the local post office. Good Sunday roast, but booking is required”
  • 22 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“The finest Italian restaurant in London, with a varied and fresh menu that caters for everyone from meat eaters to vegans and all in between without seeming to try! ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Gets very busy for drinks with a small beer garden but never fails to disappoint on the Gastropub food front! 15 minute stroll or short bus ride away.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pub
“Cosy boozer with pool table that hosts Quizz nights and Comedy. Cosy comedy venue and not expensive.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Pub
“Pizza pub that shows all the football on big screens. Good selection of local and craft beer.”
  • 10 locals recommend

Cafes

Coffee Shop
“Restaurant and art gallery that often holds events. Quirky upcycled decor. Not inexpensive so treat yourself.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Café
“The best coffee in the area. If you're into bacon rolls - you will love them here. (Distance: 13min, 1km)”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“A lovely stop on your way to (or back from) the Horniman Museum & Gardens. In addition to scrumptious croissants and cake, they also serve lunch dishes. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Cheap and cheerful coffee place that does great toasted cheese sandwiches; also has a license for beers in the evening and very chilled”
  • 7 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
“Cheese, bread, meats, cakes to go or a quick coffee and a toasted sandwich to stay - if you're into food, you will like this deli. Voted one of the best in South London.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“We love this place - really nice coffee and cakes, also serves beer and lunch, and has toys for kids to play with, just around the corner from us”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Another new coffee shop on gentrifying Dartmouth Road. Excellent coffee and we recommend the crumpets.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Butcher
“Really, really great meat, wrapped in brown paper and tied with string. Retro and delicious”
  • 5 locals recommend