THE QUALITY CHOP HOUSE, FARRINGDONMake like you’re in a Graham Greene novel at Farringdon’s time-warp Quality Chop House, full of untouched 19th-century splendor. Upstairs is a gem of a hidden room, which can be hired out for a group of eight to 16. Address: The Quality Chop House, 88-94 Farringdon Road, Farringdon, London EC1R 3EATelephone: +44 20 7278 1452Website: thequalitychophouse.comTHE WOLSELEY, ST JAMES'SDining rooms don’t get grander or more capacious than The Wolseley’s, but if you want to sample its exquisite atmosphere in a more cosy environment then enquire about the opulent private room. Located above the main floor, with its own staircase, the ornate, birds-eye space seats up to 14 and is candlelit during the evening. The food – European-inspired plats du jour, steaks and fish dishes – is pretty gorgeous too.