The best restaurants, cafes and gastropubs for casual and smart dining

If you want to impress, or are just looking for great value, then look no further

We've rounded up all sorts of venues by occasion and type, so that if you're looking for great steaks, perfect pizza or simply want a tasty burger, you'll find them here.

We will be featuring the restaurants with friendly and enthusiastic staff who look forward to welcoming you to their beautiful restaurants.

If you think your restaurant should be featured, telephone Claire 01276 858750 or email


Claygate and the surround have a new restaurant featuring top quality Bangladeshi and Indian cuisine. Named The Jolshiri, it's the existing new sister restaurant to the highly acclaimed and award winning Sesame in New Malden.


Scottish Steak Club @ Caleys

Passionate about good, quality ingredients and preparing you the perfect steak, the Scottish Steak Club offers a fresh, relaxed and friendly atmosphere - and some very tasty food too.


FORK at Royal Berkshire Hotel

A well organised restaurant where diners can relax and appreciate the decor before tucking in to the delicious treats on the easy to read menu. Passionate about local produce with a traceable provenance they take great pride in sourcing the finest, freshest ingredients.


Equus at Sandown Park

What really sets this place apart is the clear enthusiasm of the front of house team. It’s so evident from the moment you walk in that they want you to enjoy the experience – and they pull out all the stops to make it happen.


Ascot Oriental

The Ascot Oriental’s focus is on cooking fresh ingredients in a hot pan with an infusion of spices, using native methods which when blended together stimulate, inspire and produce an explosion of exotic flavours.


Casa Nova

Situated at a prime location in the heart of Virginia Water, Casa Nova has become a favourite with discerning Italian foodies over the last eight to nine years. José and his team are passionate about great food and wine, served in a modern, warm and inviting environment.


PizzaExpress ESHER

A full refurbishment has transformed Pizza Express into a far sleeker version of its former self. With a few new additions to its freshly designed menu, Pizza Express is truly the beating heart of Esher.