A high-end Piccadilly favourite, with a dining room overlooking Green Park, a long list of smart dishes and grand mezze platters, and a stylish bar and lounge too.
85 Piccadilly, W1J 7NB, www.fakhreldine.co.uk
Levant is a more traditional and ornate immersion in Middle Eastern atmosphere, with incense, candles and belly-dancing. You can even smoke shisha pipes in the alley outside.
Jason Court, 76 Wigmore Street W1U 2SJ, www.levant.co.uk
London’s most famous Moroccan restaurant, a place mixing darkly exotic decor and fabulous North African food with a sense of sophisticated fun, which has made it a fashionable destination.
25 Heddon Street, W1B 4BH, www.momoresto.com