Shaka Zulu London
Stables Market , Camden, London, NW1 8AB
Why: Bursting with vibrant continental African character, Shaka Zulu offers Londoners an authentic tribal setting to dig into delicious South African dishes.
What to order: If you’re a) adventurous, and b) a meat-eater, you’ll reach culinary nirvana: Their menu features everything from homemade biltong to unusual game meats ranging from zebra, ostrich, buffalo, and if you’re brave enough…crocodile.
Look out for: The extraordinary space is decorated with 60-foot carved murals and includes a swanky zebra-print bar together with a tranquil water garden. There are also special performances from international artists on offer, so check their listings.