South Molton Street sits proudly on the northern edge of the Mayfair neighbourhood where it meets Oxford Street, just a one-minute walk from Bond Street tube station. This famous zone is revered for its shopping, bars, restaurants, monuments, hotels and more.

Let us take you on an essential guided tour through everything that this pedestrianised location has to offer including, where to eat, shop and stay. Read on for our roundup of the best things to do on South Molton Street.

Places to eat on South Molton Street

South Molton Street has more of an affinity with high-end shopping rather than restaurants. However, its privileged location, nestled between several large thoroughfares, means that the opportunity to sample some of Mayfair’s finest cuisine is never far away. Here are a few of the most popular establishments that are on our radar right now.

Native at Browns

Location: 39 Brook St, London W1K 4JE
Price: £15+

An ever-changing seasonal offering keeps the Native sustainable ethos flowing perfectly throughout the year. Within Browns fashion boutique, Native founders Ivan and Imogen have carved out the perfect corner of delicious tranquillity. Shoppers can take a moment to relax and enjoy the fabulous plates with carefully selected local produce and a top wine menu too.

Jak's Mayfair

Location: 43 South Molton St, London W1K 5RS
Price: £20+

The quirky townhouse situated towards the northern end of South Molton Street plays host to one of London’s most sought-after dining locations, Jak’s. The interior is an eclectic mix of modern and traditional flowing throughout the many varied rooms. There’s a cocktail bar, lounges and a restaurant that all come together to create an experience like no other. The menu is pretty extensive and features a great selection of meats, fish, pasta, pizzas, vegetarian dishes and even a roast on Sundays.

Where to stay on South Molton Street

Mayfair is home to many of the best hotels and guesthouses in London. And for those looking to remain as close as possible to South Molton Street, there are some superb options. Mayfair caters for a range of budgets, from the highest luxury locations to more budget-friendly options.


Location: Brook St, London W1K 4HR
Price: £1100+

Brook Street runs across the southern end of South Molton Street and it’s here that you can find Claridge’s, one of London’s most iconic hotels. This art deco masterpiece has been open since the 1850s and offers far more than glamorous design. From movie stars to statesmen, this site has seen more than its fair share of A-list guests. The hotel has won myriad awards for its impeccable service and attention to detail and continues to be one of the world’s most recognised symbols of high-class accommodation.

Shopping on South Molton Street

South Molton Street is a completely pedestrianised zone that lends itself perfectly to retail opportunities. From fine arts to clothing and everything in between are on display up and down the length of this shopper's paradise. The northern end of the street meets Oxford Street, making this a shopping mecca for customers with a range of budgets.

Monica Vinader

Location: 14 South Molton St, London W1K 5QP

Monica Vinader is pushing the boundaries of luxury jewellery. Owner and founder, Monica Vinader, believes that exceptional quality and craftsmanship are what determines high-class pieces and not the price tag alone. Using only recycled gold vermeil and responsibly sourced gems and other material, the brand is where sustainability meets luxury. A string of famous clients has been seen wearing these exclusive items, including Kate Middleton and Megan Markle.

Space NK

Location: 63 South Molton St, London W1K 5SU

Space NK is a well-respected chain of beauty supply stores offering skin care, hair care, makeup and more. Their range of products includes items from Bamford, Aveda, Clark’s Botanicals and an extensive range of other brands too. Sales staff are on hand to help and advise wherever needed and they also offer free standard delivery on website sales over £25.

So Just Shop

Location: 52 South Molton St, London W1K 5SE

Visit So Just Shop to browse ethical and sustainable gifts that give back a large portion of profits to those that make the quality items on display. This ethical lifestyle brand is perfectly situated along South Molton Street and is famed for supporting artisan, female creators. They work with 50 groups of creative talent across 20 countries to provide amazing pieces of jewellery, accessories and other exemplary gifts.