If you’re planning on taking a trip inside the magical world of Harry Potter at Warner Bros Studio Tour London, you might want to plan where you want to grab a meal.

And lucky for you there are plenty of great restaurants near the studios where you can enjoy a meal as you prepare to take in all the magic and mischief.

We’ve even saved you a job by rounding up the best restaurants near the studios according to TripAdvisor reviews.

From pub grub to yummy cakes, there is something for everyone all at a reasonable price and rated over three stars.

Watford Observer: The Swan (TripAdvisor) The Swan (TripAdvisor)

The best restaurants near Harry Potter Studios London:

The Unicorn

Rating: 4.5/5

Location: 38 Gallows Hill, Kings Langley WD4 8LU England

The Unicorn is just 1 mile from the studios and is noted as a “great little pub” that offers classic pub grub at a brilliant standard.

One user said: “Me and the wife visited this afternoon as we were looking to kill time before out trip to Harry Potter World is around the corner. We chose this pub by random and we were very happy with the choice.

“Staff very friendly and warm when we entered and immediately served us and gave us menus as well as showing us to our seat.

“Drinks were lovely, food even better and a service with a smile goes a long way to make you feel welcome.

“Quality of food was really good, we had a beef 1/4 pounder with cheese and an American chicken burger meal. Also, a side of onion rings with a dessert and a couple of drinks each and was under £40, very impressed!”

The Swan

Rating: 4/5

Location: College Road, Abbots Langley WD5 0NR England

Less than a mile away from the studios, The Swan is another local pub which is known for its friendly staff and brilliant value for food.

One user and local visitor said: "Absolute brilliant pub. We often come here now as a family to have food and drinks. Great food and great prices.

"Friendly staff and always greeted with a smile. We travel out of town, 5 miles to visit our new favourite pub.

"Highly recommend this pub for family outings. Regularly holding quiz nights to! Always a great atmosphere.”

Watford Observer: Saffron House (TripAdvisor) Saffron House (TripAdvisor)

Saffron House

Rating: 4.5/5

Location: 113 Courtlands Drive, Watford WD17 4HZ England

At just 0.6 miles from the world of Harry Potter, Saffron House is an Indian restaurant that is rated very highly by the locals. 

One user said: "Family evening meal, great food. The restaurant was on the ball, and realised one of us had order a biryani and extra rice.

"Held this back and got a portion of Balti to give sauce for the biryani. Great Service, well done Saffron top job."

Indian Sizzler

Rating: 4.5/5

Location: 97-99 Longspring, Watford WD24 6PU England

Just over a mile away, the Indian Sizzler is one of the highest-rated restaurants in Watford with great service, food and value for money. 

One user said: "We have visited this Indian restaurant quite a few times and during lockdown we had takeaways, there is nothing we can complain about and just gets better.

"The food is the best Indian bar far we have tasted and always hot and very very tasty, the staff are always friendly and have a chat and make you feel welcome.

"It is spotless and the cobra goes down well.can’t wait to return very soon."

Watford Observer: Nana's (TripAdvisor) Nana's (TripAdvisor)


Rating: 4.5/5

Location: 129 St. Albans Road, Watford WD17 1RA England

At just under 2 miles away from the studio tour, Nana's is a Lebanese local that is loved by the locals. 

One user said: "Nana’s Lebanese in Watford was truly a jewel in the rough.

"It is a beautifully presented restaurant. We stumbled upon Nana’s before the Elton John concert.

"The service was first class and the food was delicious and fresh.

"The owner Nabil was very attentive and recommended some delightful dishes. We all enjoyed the food immensely.

"A special mention for the baclava … the best we have ever had. We would go back again and again. Highly recommended."