The best newcomer wine lists in the UK 2024

Here is the guide to the best wine places in the United Kingdom that opened recently. These venues were all finalists in Star Wine List of the Year UK 2024 with the Buyer. Check out all the venues and the winning wine lists!

  1. DAOU

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  2. Address: 16-18 Beak Street, London

    Grand Prix UK, presented by Bibendum 2024

  3. Address: Bistro Freddie, 74 Luke Street, Greater, London

    Newcomer List of the Year UK, presented by DAOU 2024

    The latest edition to the Crispin Group (Bar Crispin is in Soho) the 45-cover Bistro Freddie in trendy Shoreditch showcases the best of British produce in French inspired dishes, waiting to be washed down by an all-French list. Organised by region, there’s a comprehensive yet manageable number in each sub-section, with bottles to please both classic and more experimental palates, from the country’s best vignerons. Of the 200+ bottles most are fairly priced, and it's nice to see Alsace, Savoie & Jura, Beaujolais and Bordeaux/SW being given equal billing alongside the Loire, Rhone and Burgund...

  4. Phone: +44 020 7629 8860

    Address: Claridge's, Brook Street, London

    California Wine List of the Year UK, presented by Louis M. Martini 2024

  5. Phone: +44 020 3137 4983

    Address: 1 Dover Yard, London

    California Wine List of the Year UK, presented by Louis M. Martini 2024

  6. Phone: +44 020 3771 8886

    Address: 25-34 Cockspur Street, London

    Newcomer List of the Year UK, presented by DAOU 2024

  7. Phone: +44 020 7101 6770

    Address: 5 Trebeck Street, Shepherd Market, London

    By the Glass List of the Year UK 2024

    The third outpost of the justly lauded Noble Rot group has opened in Mayfair, albeit appropriately tucked away amongst the historic enclave of Shepherd’s Market. It’s perhaps their most ambitious opening, boasting two floors of restaurant, two bars for walk-ins, a small terrace and their deepest wine list yet, racked away in the original cellars on site. The restaurant menu follows their similar format: European classics from top ingredients, with perhaps a couple of Mayfair flourishes, and their ‘showpieces’ for two. It might be whole Dover sole with crab, or pink and plump roast duck in C...