Wimbledon may have been and gone but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the best part of the occasion still: the strawberries! Thankfully the strawberry season stretches out from May through to October so you can enjoy the juicy fruits all summer long.
Whether you’ve got a sweet tooth or are always on the hunt for something fruity flavoured, we’ve rounded up the 12 best strawberry desserts guaranteed to sweeten your day.
Drake & Morgan
The home of epic brunch dates, summer cocktails and great outdoor terraces, Drake & Morgan has outdone themselves with their summer pud menu. From sticky toffee pudding with salted caramel ice cream to their peach & raspberry Queen of puddings (custard base topped with torched Italian meringue), there’s something for everyone. For the strawberry lovers, try their strawberry and elderflower Eton mess, made with crisp vegan meringue, elderflower cordial and whipped cream.
Bar + Block
Bar + Block might be steak specialists but that doesn’t stop them knowing a thing or two about delicious desserts too. This summer they are celebrating with their own take on an Eton mess.
Bar + Block might be steak specialists but that doesn’t stop them knowing a thing or two about delicious desserts too.
Expect a rippled pavlova layered with vanilla ice cream, strawberries, mixed berries and cream. Grab a spoon and dive right in!
South Place Hotel
Treat yourself this summer and check out South Place Chop House’s brand new summer menu, complete with a special strawberry pud. Grab a seat outside and soak up the sun, making your way through the succulent steaks and starters before leaving room for dessert. Expect to find a Herefordshire strawberry pavlova and a healthy helping of strawberry ice cream waiting for you…
3 South Place, EC2M 2AF
Japan Centre is back with their strawberry flavour mochi donuts and we couldn’t resist including them because, quite frankly, they are as moreish as they come.
They are covered in a strawberry glaze and topped with glittery sugar sprinkles and a strawberry Pocky stick.
Made with mochiko rice flour to give them that perfect chewy texture, they are covered in a strawberry glaze and topped with glittery sugar sprinkles and a strawberry Pocky stick. Too cute not to try.
Japan Centre Leicester Square, Ichiba Westfield London & Japan Centre Westfield Stratford City
St Pancras by Searcys
Keep things sweet and order St Pancras by Searcys’ delicious strawberry cheesecake. Served with milk ice cream, this is best enjoyed shared with a loved one or if you’re feeling a fruity hit, devoured all by yourself.
St Pancras International Station, N1C 4QL
Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill
Bringing their berries directly from Kent, Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill is serving a dessert to remember. Expect to find a soft meringue so delicate it’ll melt in your mouth with lemon curd cream and plenty of berries. Pair the dish with a glass of Nyetimber Cuvee Cherie Demi-Sec and you’ll be in heaven.
11-15 Swallow Street, W1B 4DG
An exciting new opening that landed recently at Pan Pacific London was their new patisserie, SHOIK!. Brought to us from the hotel’s acclaimed pastry chef Cherish Finden, this new venture brings the traditional flavours of Finden’s childhood with her signature flare. And they’ve added a delicious strawberry number to their offering: the strawberry charcoal dessert.
80 Houndsditch, EC3A 7AB
For an unforgettable sweet treat to end your meal, look no further than Corrigan’s Mayfair. Focusing on Gariguette Strawberries, a much loved French variety known for its wonderful scent and flavour, these berries have been paired with Meringue and zesty Apple Marigold.
28 Upper Grosvenor Street, W1K 7EH
For a little something to sweeten your day, The Athenaeum is serving up a special strawberry champagne dessert that’ll tick all of the boxes. Perfect for hot summer days, this sweet treat combines vanilla ice cream with a strawberry coulis and decorated with jelly flowers.
116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, W1J 7BJ
Fenchurch Restaurant at Sky Garden
London’s best views and a delicious pud? Who could resist… Fenchurch Restaurant hidden inside Sky Garden has launched a new summer menu and it includes a tempting strawberry dessert. Think New season English strawberries with artichoke, basil, milk crisps, aero and Champagne.
Sky Garden, 1 Sky Garden Walk, EC3M 8AF
100 Queen’s Gate
Waffles anyone? Count us in! Nuzzled inside 100 Queen’s Gate, you’ll find the W/A Restaurant and Bar, which takes its name from its former owner, William Alexander. The menu is inspired by his travels and love for Belgium. Head over and you can indulge in their delicious Belgian Sweet Waffles served with berries and cream. These homemade light and fluffy creations can be relished with a variety of toppings and ice-creams.
100 Queen’s Gate, Kensington, SW7 5AG
The Montagu Kitchen
The Montagu Kitchen’s Pastry head Chef Aurelien Dupont has designed a very British strawberry dessert that combines who unusual ingredients: strawberries and peas…
The dessert is made of a thin layer of white chocolate – doughnut shape inspired by the Queen’s crown – encasing layers of creativity, starting with a pea and mint mousse, filled with strawberry and fresh pea. The dessert is garnished with garden peas, Kentish strawberries and a refreshing strawberry sorbet, with a strawberry sauce made with pea oil generously poured on top.