10 super summery dishes to order in London restaurants

Now that we're slowly settling into this proper summer weather lark, it's time to start eating like our continental friends. We pick out some of the best sunshine food we've spotted London restaurants sharing on our Insta feed recently.

Get your sunnies out

You'll need them for this luminous chilled soup from the Duke of Richmond crowd

Simple but oh-so-effective

P Franco's melon sorbet couldn't be more summery if it tried

Rum and raisin 2018

A classic ice-cream flavour given a Thai twist by Farang

Gastropub dish of dreams

This can be found at Henry Harris's Hero of Maida. And if it's good enough for the Koffmann's...


Veggies galore

On the menu for July at Portland is this pretty-as-a-picture veggie main

@lalatteriauk London burrata, salt baked white beetroot, peach and elderflower

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Meat on a plate

The simplicity of this cold cuts dish at 40 Maltby Street is JUST what we're after


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Sushi anyone?

A summer roll from Moorgate's Angler restaurant looks just wonderful.

It's all down to the tomatoes you use.

And Jeremy Lee at Quo Vadis knows just what to do with the best ones he finds.

Chilled dashi. That is all.

Over at Borough Wines in Kensal Rise, their summer residency by TaTa Eatery is still knocking it out of the park

Summer is here. Aubergine steak, chilled black bean dashi.

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And finally...

A big summmer cheer for Sardine in Islington, whose summer soup is JUST the ticket for a sultry London day

Get more summer eating and drinking inspiration in the Hot Dinners Guide to Summer in London