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Hidden away at the eastern end of Butler’s Wharf, with the odd angler setting up his rod outside, this glass-encased space is relatively… more »
There’s a decidedly nautical feel to this riverside restaurant with its oak panelling and enamelled ship’s pendants. Although the menu… more »
Its days as a Disneyland of ornamental ponds, Koi carp and miniature rainforests are history now the Blue Elephant has moved to Imperial Wharf… more »
Old geezers & suave young Docklands residents can be found mingling at The Captain Kidd, passing the time of day & discussing the price of a pint… more »
Walk in past the waist-high carved elephants guarding the door and leave the suburban streets of the Isle of Dogs behind. Birdcages, oversized… more »
With ‘not a straight floor, & hardly a straight line’ in its whole constitution (as Dickens put it in Our Mutual Friend), The Grapes has ‘olde-worlde’… more »
On a bend of the Thames in the heart of Docklands, this history-soaked gastropub from brothers Tom and Ed Martin provides welcome sanctuary… more »
The City’s patrons are renowned for their love of fine wine, yet surprisingly few restaurants cater to their appetite with as much gusto… more »
The dining room at this waterside charmer allows you to sit back and admire the towers of the Thames’ most iconic bridge in elegant art… more »
Set in a former dockmaster’s house on the edge of the Limehouse Basin, smart gastropub The Narrow boasts fabulous watery views in both directions… more »
Panoramic views of the Thames and London’s photogenic landmarks remain one of ‘comfy’ Northbank’s most bankable assets – although… more »
Sailors, smugglers, thieves and pirates have been downing pints of the foamy stuff on this spot for almost 500 years. The combination of olde-worlde… more »
Few Michelin-starred restaurants can effortlessly create intimacy in such a cavernous space, or accommodate young children with the same aplomb… more »
There are few tables in Wapping more impressive than those on the River View’s terrace, particularly when the sun’s shining & your bottle of… more »
This Docklands outpost of the Royal China group makes a fitting destination when disembarking from one of the modern-day clippers that whizz up… more »
Find your perfect waterside restaurant or bar in London with Square Meal’s handpicked selection of the very best waterside restaurants and bars in London. There is nothing more relaxing than enjoying a meal or a drink next to the waterside and with the majestic River Thames running right through its centre; London has some spectacular waterside drinking and dining to offer. Soak up the impressive views over the river from your table at these fantastic waterside London restaurants and bars, whether they offer beautiful al fresco waterside terraces or stunning waterside views from the window of their stylish dining rooms and bars.
Square Meal has carefully chosen only the very best that London has to offer in waterside drinking and dining in this list of the best waterside restaurants & bars in London. There is something to suit all tastes and budgets in this Square Meal guide so head to your favourite London waterside restaurant or bar today. You might also want to take a look at restaurants in the City and restaurants in Docklands for further ideas.
Every one of the best waterside restaurants & bars in London featured in Square Meal’s list of London’s top waterside restaurants & bars have been tried and tested by food critics and our own customers so check out the reviews and book a table online with Square Meal today. Each Square Meal listing features an independent review, as well as reviews from diners, together with unique special offers such as free drinks and discounts.