London restaurants have taken the crown at this year's National Restaurant Awards as the winners are announced. 

More than 61 top London restaurants have made the cut for the exciting list that is filled with new openings and talented chefs. 

Known as the most prestigious awards among restaurants, the National Restaurant Awards is an annual event that lists the country's top 100 restaurants with special awards given out too. 

The awards are voted by a panel of judges from across the hospitality and media industries.

And on Monday, June 13, the winners were announced in a special awards ceremony at The Hurlingham Club in Fulham. 

National Restaurant Awards 2022 London Winners:

The list of the UK's top 100 restaurants saw 61 London-based restaurants grab a spot. 

London is known as the culinary powerhouse and epicentre of cooking in the UK, with new and exciting restaurants popping up across the capital. 

And the list reflects that, with many new eateries taking an acclaimed spot on the winner's list. 

Claiming the highest spot for a London restaurant was wood-fired grill restaurant Brat which came in third. 

And in a surprise for many, the historical The Ritz take fourth place moving up 40 places from 2021, and also won The Service Award. 

Plus The Ritz's head chef Spencer Metzger grabbed an award for himself with the title of Chef to Watch award. 

The winner of the fifth spot and the Opening of the Year award was BiBi, a progressive Indian restaurant that blends traditional subcontinental cookery with development and produce-led approach. 

Full list of National Restaurant Awards winners 2022:

See the full list of winners across the UK with the London winners in bold.

  1. Ynyshir
  2. Moor Hall
  3. Brat
  4. The Ritz
  5. BiBi
  6. The Ledbury
  7. A. Wong
  8. Core by Clare Smyth
  9. Ikoyi
  10. L'Enclume
  11. Manteca
  12. The Angel at Hetton
  13. Fallow
  14. House of Tides
  15. Sabor
  16. Perilla
  17. The Fordwich Arms
  18. Da Terra
  19. Kiln
  20. KOL
  21. Noble Rot Soho
  22. Brawn
  23. Inver
  24. Lyle's
  25. Trinity
  26. The River Café
  27. Tony Parkin at the Tudor Room
  28. Kitchen Table
  29. Claude Bosi at Bibendum
  30. Sessions Arts Club
  31. St. JOHN
  32. The Black Swan at Oldstead
  33. Chez Bruce
  34. Restaurant Story
  35. Mangal 2
  36. Planque
  37. Restaurant Gordon Ramsay
  38. 40 Maltby Street
  39. Restaurant Sat Bains
  40. The French House
  41. Bright
  42. The Guinea Grill
  43. Frog by Adam Handling
  44. Parker's Arms
  45. Pollen Street Social
  46. Silo
  47. The Sportsman
  48. Pine
  49. Maison François
  50. Native at Browns
  51. Evelyn's Table
  52. Hjem
  53. Allegra
  54. Erst
  55. The Clove Club
  56. The Seahorse
  57. Elystan Street
  58. Etch
  59. SOLA
  60. Trattoria Brutto
  61. The Man Behind the Curtain
  62. Frenchie
  63. Hélène Darroze at The Connaught
  64. Kudu
  65. Osip
  66. Midsummer House
  67. The Bridge Arms
  68. The Grill at The Dorchester
  69. Bentley's Oyster Bar & Grill
  70. Alchemilla
  71. Gymkhana
  72. Raby Hunt
  73. The Quality Chop House
  74. Rochelle Canteen
  75. Café Deco
  76. Decimo
  77. Joro
  78. Mana
  79. Paul Ainsworth At No.6
  80. Carters of Moseley
  81. Cottage in the Woods
  82. Hide
  83. Orasay
  84. Ondine
  85. Ox
  86. Trivet
  87. The Old Stamp House
  88. Opheem
  89. Sargasso
  90. The Little Chartroom
  91. Tallow
  92. Aizle
  93. Chishuru
  94. Le Cochon Aveugle
  95. Muse by Tom Aikens
  96. The Northcote
  97. The Palmerston
  98. Benares
  99. La Dame de Pic London
  100. Endo at the Rotunda