Quality Hotel Hampstead
London, EN NW3 6AL
Phone: (44) 20 77940101
Fax: (44) 20 77940100
When you dine at Cumin, you get more than just tasty food. Loud patrons, Bollywood music and laid back wait staff provide more than a fair share of entertainment. Conveniently located at the O2 Centre, the restaurant dishes out standard fare, chana masala, palak paneer, lamb curry, baingan bhartha, hara bhara kebabs, et al. If you like your food really spicy, inform the waiters. Vegan and vegetarian dishes have their own flavor.
At Gung Ho expect a host of authentic Chinese dishes. Try the Szechuan dishes or taste the seafood selection. Meat lovers can sink their teeth into the Mongolian Lamb or Crispy Duck; both highly recommended. No matter who you are or where you hail from, at Gung Ho you are always greeted with a smile. It's a local favorite and is loved not only for the delicious food but for good service and polite staff.
Louis Patisserie does roaring business thanks to its freshly-prepared delicacies that are lapped up by regulars and curious passersby. Indulge in a sinful range of flavors while heading on to a bout of sightseeing.
A stylish restaurant has made a name for itself in Belsize Park. The delectable Pan-Asian cuisine at XO is served in a chic Shanghai colonial club-style dining room, and the exquisite private dining room accommodates up to 20 diners. Menu favorites are dim sums, tempuras and barbecue dishes. The long bar is a popular destination for the cosmopolitan crowd to enjoy an extensive cocktail list and small plates.
Traditional pubs with specials nights, weekly quiz, Sunday lunch etc. come together to set the authentic Brit Pub ambiance. With its Mediterranean decor and cozy upholstery, King Willian IV boasts an outstanding drinks collection, that can be enjoyed at the beer garden in the summers. Call ahead to book it as a venue for your next event.
Artigiano scores for its location, ambiance and menu. Contemporary decor with subtle lighting gives this eatery an air of romance and class. The Chef spoils patrons with exclusive Italian and contemporary dishes. Pair your wines with Italian mountain cheeses, and enjoy the overall experience.
For baguettes and other traditional French items, stop in at the Base Restaurant and Bistro. If you do not find the neat and stylish decor inviting enough, all you need to do is take a look at the menu; it's enough to get you seated immediately! The French cuisine has a touch of Mediterranean and a variety of desserts will keep you coming back for more. Music lovers will enjoy themselves, as a band plays live jazz on Saturday nights. One can also indulge in a bit of star-gazing; this place is often visited by celebrities and sports figures.
Although there are loads of dining options along the Northway Parade, ERIKI is definitely one of the popular spots. The warm decor comprises Burmese wood furniture placed along reddish walls, and the menu lists a wide range of dishes from all over India. If you are in doubt, ask the staff to help you make your choice. And if spicy food is not your cup of tea, then make sure you mention it! The traditional desserts are also delicious. Rushes are a typical weekend feature here, so make sure you arrive early.
Ever savored traditional Maghrebi food? If you are a true foodie at heart, enter the colorful interiors of Al Casbah. Located in Hampstead, this eatery promises generous portions of exotic dishes for moderate prices. What's more? Well, you don't have to stare hard at the paintings or table linen as you twiddle your fingers and wait for your grub—thanks to curvy belly dancers, your time here is far from staid! Go for the traditional Kebab Panache, the Merguez (spicy Algerian sausages) or the grilled lamb chops. Spices are everywhere in this Algerian kitchen, so beware...or just forget them and shake those hips with the shapely dancers on board!
One of the more popular watering holes in the city, Alice House is what you would call a locals' haunt.They have a great range of cocktails that will surprise you every time. Do check the website for details.
You would almost think the Flask was a wine bar with the fantastic list of twenty different kinds, all available by the glass. Two entrances show the Flask's double life, plain public bar and comfortable lounge which leads onto a dining conservatory. All the food is home-made and has included soup, pasta, bubble-and-squeak, and more exotic dishes such as Jamaican curry or Indonesian fish chowder.
The cozy and comfortable La Cage Imaginaire is a great place to indulge in French food throughout the day along the streets of Flask Walk. This restaurant offers a great opportunity to enjoy French cuisine in style. Whether you are looking for a business or a romantic dinner, this place is a perfect bet for every occasion. For inquiries and reservations, call or visit their website.