Everyone loves to go out for food if it’s for a celebration or if you are just craving a particular dish. However, deciding the best place to go for this can difficult. Trip Advisor is the way everyone gets to review their experience of a certain restaurant, revealing options like the quality of food, the customer service and even more. This is a big platform that helps people decide where to go for their special occasion because people love to hear other opinions on places before trying it for themselves for reassurance.

Recognising this challenge, MG Timber and Online Marketing Surgery have crafted a comprehensive Restaurant Report, meticulously analysing Trip Advisor’s top-rated establishments across the nation’s most frequented locales.

Top 5 highest-reviewed places for food in the UK

1. Nu Delhi – Belfast

Using Trip Advisor data, the highest-rated place to eat in the UK is Nu Delhi in Belfast, having 5,697 reviews and a 5-star traveller rating. This restaurant is a high-end 150-seater Indian cuisine.

2. The Laundrette – Manchester

Second on the list goes to The Laundrette in Manchester. With 4,271 reviews and a 5-star traveller rating, their menu is based around cocktails and carbs.

3. La Fiesta Restaurant – Doncaster

The Spanish cuisine of La Fiesta Restaurant in Doncaster is one of the highest rated places for food in the UK with 2,676 reviews and a 5-star traveller rating.

4. Namaste Village – Norwich

Namaste Village, an Indian restaurant in Norwich, is the next highest rated having 2,124 reviews and a 5-star traveller rating.

5. Rio Brazilian Steakhouse – Middlesbrough

The Rio Brazilian Steakhouse in Middlesbrough rounds out the top 5 list, having 1,977 reviews and a 5-star traveller rating by Trip Advisor. They specialise in a traditional Brazilian Churrasco dining experience.

Top 20 rated UK restaurants, according to Trip Advisor

Restaurant Area Cuisine Reviews
Nu Delhi Belfast Indian, Asian 5,697 reviews
The Laundrette Manchester Bar, Pizza 4,271 reviews
La Fiesta Restaurant Doncaster Mediterranean, Spanish 2,676 reviews
Namaste Village Norwich Indian 2,124 reviews
Rio Brazilian Steakhouse – Middlesbrough Middlesbrough Steakhouse, Brazilian 1,977 reviews
Cappadocia Mediterranean Restaurant Bath Mediterranean, Turkish 1,966 reviews
The Bank Bar & Grill Blackpool British, Grill 1,687 reviews
Urban Choola Sheffield Indian, Asian 1,680 reviews
Coronation Curry House Bristol Indian, Asian 1,533 reviews
La Dolce Vita Richmond-upon-Thames Italian, Pizza 1,519 reviews
Buenasado Argentine Steakhouse – Reading Reading Grill, Argentinian 1,448 reviews
Baqueano Brighton Steakhouse, Grill 1,367 reviews
Gr/Eat Greek Deli and Cuisine Eastbourne Mediterranean, Greek 1,356 reviews
Bistro Live MK Milton Keynes International, British 1,303 reviews
Drgnfly Pan Asian Restaurant Poole Japanese, Sushi 1,270 reviews
La Dolce Vita Shrewsbury Italian, Mediterranean 1,228 reviews
Akasya Liverpool Mediterranean, Turkish 1,174 reviews
Nawaab Saab Nottingham Indian, Asian 1,134 reviews
The Cedar Tree Restaurant New Forest National Park Hampshire European, British 1,058 reviews
The Farrier Scarborough Bar, British 1,041 reviews



  • We went onto Trip Advisor and then looked at the highest-ranked restaurants for the top 100 most popular locations in the UK.
  • These were then sorted by the travellers rating and the amount of reviews the restaurant had.
  • The amount of reviews for each place is as of 02/05/2024.


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