With so many options available, it can become overwhelming to pick a restaurant or bar for a night out. Whether you are looking for a bar, pub, or restaurant, choosing can be difficult.
We have put together a list of the best places to eat out across the UK, with bars and restaurants close by to our centres. If you want a cheeky drink after work, or a meal out with your colleagues, you can choose from one of our highly recommended eateries. Check out the list below.
Best places to eat in Oxford
Best places to eat in Cheadle
Best places to eat in Oldbury
Best places to eat in Weston
Best places to eat in Gloucester
Best places to eat in Portsmouth
Best places to eat in Edinburgh
Best places to eat in Leeds (Morley)
Best places to eat in Warrington
Best places to eat in Cheltenham
Best places to eat in Leamington Spa
Best places to eat in Leeds (Thorpe Park)
Best places to eat in Nottingham
Best places to eat in Bristol (Portishead)
Best places to eat in Warwick
Best places to eat in Reading
Best places to eat in Edinburgh (Bonnington Bond)
Best places to eat in Farnborough
Best places to eat in Welwyn Garden City
Best places to eat in Swindon
The Mole Inn is a country pub serving restaurant food, just 10 mins from Oxford city centre.
The Crazy Bear
The Crazy Bear is a unique Bar & Restaurant – it definitely has the wow factor. Serving English and Thai food, just 15 minutes from Oxford city centre.
The Fishes is a hidden gem, only 15 minutes away from the city centre. A country pub with an inclusive menu, and beautiful views from the outside decking area.
The Cuttlefish is a seafood bar and grill, open 7 days a week. A quick bus ride away from the city centre.
The Ivy is situated in Oxford city centre, and is a great option for lunch after visiting some of the historic sights in the city.
Piccolino’s is a contemporary Italian restaurant with a great bar and summer terrace. Only 15 minutes away from the city centre.
Victors offers modern American small plates, with stunning decor across two floors. Just 15 minutes away from Manchester city centre.
Eastern Revive is a contemporary Indian restaurant in Wilmslow. Only 15 minutes from Manchester.
The Merlin is a pub and restaurant with open fires in winter and garden seating in the summer. It is located just off the A34, 15 minutes from the centre.
The Bulls Head
The Bulls Head is a classic country pub in Mottram St Andrews, located 20 minutes away from the city centre.
Half Penny Farm
Half Penny Farm is a traditional carvery, offering family pub grub. Located a 5 minute drive from Pure Offices Oldbury.
The Lewisham offers freshly cooked, locally sourced food with stunning views across Dartmouth golf course. Perfect for casual lunches, afternoon teas or Sunday roasts. 15 minutes from the centre.
Lucarelli offers traditional Italian Cuisine. Based in the centre of West Bromwich main street, just 10 minutes from Oldbury centre.
Bank is situated in the cosmopolitan surroundings of Brindley Place Birmingham. It is a chic and sophisticated brasserie boasting great indoor and outdoor seating, with views over the canal. A 20 minute drive from Birmingham city centre.
Fiesta Del Asado
Fiesta Del Asado is an Argentinian steakhouse, probably the best steak you will ever eat. Located on the Hagley Road in Edgbaston. 20 minutes from the centre.
The Queen’s Head
The Queens Head serves wood fired pizzas, BBQs, and live music. Also boasts a Tipi to hire for parties. The large outdoor area overlooks the water of one of Worcestershires best canals. Slightly further afield but worth a visit. 25 minutes from the centre.
Miller and Carter
Miller and Carter is a popular steak house, perfect for an evening meal. Just a 2 minute drive from Weston city centre.
The Woolpack Inn
The Woolpack in is a family run pub based in St Georges, Weston Super Mare. Just a 2 minute drive from the centre.
The Nut Tree
A family run pub based in Worle, which is also dog-friendly. A 4 minute drive from the centre, or a ten minute walk.
Trattoria Settebello is an authentic, independent Italian restaurant set in the historic Gloucester Docks. Just a 5 minute drive from the city centre.
Queens Head Longford
The Queens Head, Longford, is perfect for lunchtime and evening dining – the food is a cut above the usual pub grub. A 5 minute drive from Gloucester city centre.
Greek on the Docks
Greek on the Docks is an exceptional Greek Restaurant with a relaxing atmosphere. Only a 5 minute drive from the city centre.
Miller and Carter Steakhouse
Miller and Carter steakhouse is located in Quedgeley, just a few minutes drive from Pure Offices Gloucester. Ideal for a business lunch or a team night out.
Edgemoor Inn is a 19th century inn located in the small village of Edge. Perfect for a wonderful home cooked meal at a traditional Cotswolds Inn. A bit further afield with a 20 minute drive, but worth it for the views.
Prezzo is an Italian restaurant, located in Port Solent. Think pizza, pasta, and wine, with marina views. Just a five minute drive from Pure Offices Portsmouth.
Wildwood offers pizza, pasta, grills, and seasonal dishes. Located at Port Solent with marina views, just a fifteen minute drive from Portsmouth city centre.
Indian Quay offers traditional Indian food with marina views. The venue offers special events for birthdays, engagements, and anniversaries. Just a 12 minute drive from the city centre.
Blue Margarita is a Tapas, wine, and cocktail bar, located in Port Solent. The perfect location for a night out with your team. A 12 minute drive from Portsmouth city centre.
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Enjoy a wide range of delicious food and drinks at Philly’s Edinburgh. The restaurant supports local producers and offers a range of premium beer, wine, spirits & cocktails, as well as milkshakes and ice cream sundaes. A 5 minute walk from the centre.
Fabio’s is an Italian family run eatery, offering authentic regional cuisine. Just a 5 minute drive from the city centre.
Chinese Manor House
Chinese Manor House is an award winning Chinese restaurant, who now offer vegan options too. Just a 6 minute drive from Pure Offices Edinburgh Park.
Westgate Farm is a traditional carvery, a 25 minute drive away from the city centre.
Corstorphine Inn is a local pub that offers traditional pub grub, and you can also book a table to watch the football. Located 20 minutes from Edinburgh city centre.
The White Lady
The White Lady is a Wetherspoons pub, which is also a hotel. Just a 20 minute drive from the city centre in the popular area of Corstorphine.
Toby Carvery is a popular carvery and pub, just a 5 minute walk from Pure Offices Leeds Morley.
Zoya is a local Indian restaurant, just a 5 minute drive from Morley town centre. Zoya specialises in fusion dishes, inspired by Indian and Bangladeshi cuisines.
Baan Thai is an award winning Thai restaurant in Morley town centre, run by a local family. Also features an outdoor seating area for the summer.
Old Brickworks – Brewers Fayre
Old Brickworks is a family pub and restaurant, just a 10 minute drive from Morley. It features an indoor play area for children, and outdoor seating in summer.
Cucina is a popular bar and cafe, with live music in the evenings. Happy hour is 6pm – 7pm Tuesdays to Thursdays, with 2 for 1 on all cocktails. Located in Morley town centre.
Nandos is a family favourite, serving their iconic peri peri chicken and sauces. Located at the Junction 27 retail park, just a 10 minute drive from Morley town centre.
Waterside Pub & Grill
Waterside Pub and Grill is a Greene King pub, just a 10 minute walk from Pure Offices Warrington. The pub has a beer garden, free wifi, and is located next to the Waterside Hotel.
San Lorenzo serves authentic Italian cuisine, accompanied by delicious cocktails and wood-fired pizzas. Just a 5 minute walk from Warrington town centre.
Terrace Bistro is a small independent bistro, with a small menu that changes every week. Located an 8 minute drive from the town centre.
The Botanist is located in Warrington town centre, and serves classics, brunch, and roast dinners. They also have a unique cocktail menu, perfect for evening drinks.
Brasserie Black is located in Cheltenham town centre, and serves French cuisine. Opened by famous chef, Raymond Blanch, the menu is a mix of classic and modern dishes, made with fresh and seasonal ingredients.
Victoria’s at the Queens Hotel
Victoria’s is a restaurant at The Queens Hotel, and is located in the town centre. The restaurant offers the best quality produce and ingredients from local artisan producers and farms.
Hotel Du Vin & Bistro
Hotel Du Vin & Bistro serves classic food and drink, just a 5 minute walk from the town centre. You can book afternoon tea, or enjoy a traditional Sunday roast.
The Cross is a Michelin Star restaurant near to Kenilworth Centre, which is 5 miles from Leamington. Serving traditional dishes from across the country, using local produce.
Star & Garter
Star and Garter is very close to Leamington town Centre. An excellent varied menu including vegetarian options.
The Cellar Club is located on the main parade in the town centre. A small restaurant with an English and Spanish menu. Just a ten minute drive from Pure Offices Leamington Spa.
Paprika Club serves modern and classic Asian dishes in a contemporary, monochrome-accented restaurant with booth seating. Located a five minute drive from the town centre.
Cote Brasserie is an Italian and English restaurant, located in Regent Street just off the main Parade. There is outdoor seating for the summer and a two or three course menu from noon onwards.
Cassa Vasse serves Italian dishes with specialty pizzas. Located just off the main Parade in Leamington Spa.
Franco’s is a local family run Italian restaurant serving traditional dishes. Just a five minute walk across the road from Pure Offices Leeds Thorpe Park.
Gino’s is one of Gino D’acampo’s restaurants, serving traditional Italian food, and some of Gino’s own recipes. A 5 minute walk from our centre at The Springs.
Burger Priest serves a range of burgers, including vegetarian and vegan options. Located within the Springs shopping centre.
The Masala Hut
The Masala Hut is a local Indian restaurant serving traditional curries with a great atmosphere. Just 7 minutes drive from our centre, the restaurant is located in Manston.
Mour Hotel Bar & Grill
The Mour Hotel Bar & Grill is next door to Pure Offices Nottingham. They serve a variety of small plates, traditional dishes, and a lovely Sunday Roast.
Moda is an excellent Italian and cocktails restaurant, located in Hucknall, Nottingham. They also offer ‘designer desserts’ such as blueberry panna cotta and chocolate fondue.
Badger Box is a Greene King pub, offering classic pub grub with a 2 for 1 deal. Located 5 minutes from our Nottingham centre.
Griffins Head, Papplewick
The Griffins Head is a local village pub in Papplewick, serving great food and hosting a quiz night every Tuesday. Just 10 mins from our Pure Offices Nottingham centre.
Aqua Spinnaker is a Mediterranean/European restaurant, just a 5 minute walk from Pure Portishead. They serve a variety of dishes, including seafood linguine, duck two ways, and wild mushroom ravioli.
Hall & Woodhouse
Hall and Woodhouse is a 10 minute walk from Pure Portishead, located at the Quay Marina. They offer traditional favourites, and have a large decking area for you to sit outside.
La Marina is an Italian restaurant, a 15 minute walk away from Pure Portishead. They serve pizzas, pasta, and steak dishes.
The Giggling Squid is a renowned Thai restaurant in Warwick, with locations across the UK. The vegan menu is very popular, serving spring rolls, Thai curries, and traditional pad Thai. Located near Warwick Castle.
Taylors is an elegantly presented, creative British fine dining restaurant in a compact, wood-floored restaurant. Located in Market Place, just a five minute drive from Pure Offices Warwick.
Dough and Brew
Dough and Brew is an award-winning pizza parlour in the centre of Warwick. Think quirky interior, locally sourced ingredients, and sourdough pizzas. Perfect for a beer and a bite to eat after work.
The Rose and Crown
The Rose and Crown is a local favourite, located within a 17th century townhouse. Serving traditional classics, steaks, and a great Sunday Roast. A 10 minute drive from our Warwick centre.
London Street Brasserie
London Street Brasserie is a former 18th-century tollhouse by the River Kennet, spotlighting a modern brasserie-style menu. A 7 minute walk from Pure Offices Reading.
Market House is a Bar & Restaurant with a roof terrace. They also have bedrooms available if you are looking for a hotel. Located in the city centre.
The Botanist is a Bar and Restaurant which also serves great cocktails. Located in the heart of Reading – perfect for a night out.
Valpy Street Bar & Restaurant
Valpy Street is a contemporary & classic bistro fare with an extensive wine & beer list in a cozy, rustic setting. Located near Reading train station.
Bel and Dragon
The Bel & The Dragon Reading is a former biscuit factory, is located on the waterfront of the Kennet & Avon Canal and just a short distance from the centre of the town.
Revolución De Cuba
Fiesta in style in the heart of the city centre, yet feel you’re a world away. Explore the authentic Havana cocktail bar, rooftop terrace, Latin-inspired menu and extensive rum list. Located in the centre of Reading.
Ship on the Shore
Ship on the Shore serves shellfish and champagne by the waterfront, with elegant decor and outdoor tables. It’s located at The Shore which is around a 10 minute walk from Pure Offices Edinburgh at Bonnington Bond.
Bonnington Bar serves good pub grub. It has recently had a revamp and is a comfy, welcoming pub. Only a 5 minute walk from Bonnington Bond.
The Granary is located a couple of doors down from Ship on the Shore. It has a nice atmosphere and good food and drink. The Shore is considered to be the trendy part of Leith.
The Aviator Hotel
The Aviator Hotel is a boutique hotel, 5 minutes away from the Pure Offices Farnborough. The Sky Bar does a great selection of cocktails, and the food is high quality.
The Squirrel Pub is a restaurant less than 20 minutes walk from the town centre. They have a great beer garden that gets very busy in summer.
The Swan Pub
The Swan Pub is a lovely pub with good food. It’s located in the town centre, with views over the airport from the beer garden.
The Everest is a top class Nepalese restaurant, which is very famous in Farnborough for the quality of its food.
Misya Meze & Grill
Misya is a family friendly restaurant which specialises in delicious Turkish and Anatolian cuisine. It is located in the town centre, just a 10 minute walk from Pure Offices Welwyn Garden City.
The Bakehouse in Welwyn Garden City is the perfect place for a family meal, a quiet lunch, or an after-work pint. You’ll find plenty of choice at the bar: cask ales, draught beers, ciders, and wines from the Rothschild wineries for the adults, plus soft drinks and hot drinks. Bang opposite Pure Offices Welwyn.
The Stanborough is a family Beefeater with Premier Inn just a 5 min drive from our centre, just a walk to the train station. Offering all the usual from a Beefeater finishing off with a tempting dessert menu.
Terranova is a stunning family run Italian Restaurant, overlooking the water at Stanborough Park. It’s the ideal spot for your next lunch, celebration or just winding down at the end of the day. A five minute drive from the city centre.
Plume of Feathers
Plume of Feathers is a beautiful village pub with flagstone floors, wooden beams, roaring fires in winter, and glorious garden views. Serves a wide range of delicious food and superb ales. A ten minute drive from the city centre.
Cotes Brasserie serves Italian and English dishes. It is located in the heart of the town centre, just a ten minute walk from Pure Welwyn.
Los Gatos is an authentic Tapas restaurant, serving delicious Spanish tapas with a holiday atmosphere and enormous measures of gin! Situated in Swindon’s Old Town.
The Greek Olive
The Greek Olive is a family run business, renowned in Swindon for hearty meals and an authentic Greek experience. Located next to Faringdon Park.
Woodhouse is a brand new pub perfect for any occasion – a quick lunch, a business meal or just a few drinks. Located about a 20 minute drive from Pure Offices in Swindon.
The Old Bank
The Old Bank is the perfect place to catch up over coffee or a leisurely lunch, enjoy afternoon tea with the children, wind down after work with a well-deserved drink, or relax with an early supper. A 20 minute drive from Swindon town centre.