The warmer weather has heralded the return of al fresco drinking and dining in London. Marking the summer in the best possible way, some of the capital’s most popular restaurants and bars have expanded their foothold with new rooftop gardens, hidden terraces or leafy spaces. Queen of Hoxton is impressing the summer social scene with its Bangarang: Neverland-themed rooftop pop-up complete with excellent cocktails and food. At the new Ivy City Garden, the Ivy offers Londoners another venue at which to sample its renowned British cuisine; the new restaurant even has an outdoor terrace. Make the most of London’s spectacular skyline at Pergola Paddington Central or head over to the new Skylight rooftop bar at Tobacco Dock. Whether you are looking for some of London’s most appealing views, top street food or new summer cocktails, our guide will take you to the best outdoor terraces in London in 2017.