1407 Restaurants near South Bank London

We found 1407 restaurants within 1 miles 1 miles of South Bank London

There’s nothing like a riverside walk in London, but it does tend to work up quite an appetite. Luckily, London’s South Bank is brimming with cool spots for a bite to eat so you’ll be spoilt for choice. Whether you fancy dining in one of London’s cultural institutions, such as the Southbank Centre or the National Theatre, or at one of the many cool and trendy restaurants that line this stretch of the Thames, you’re sure to be pleased with the result. New and exciting restaurants along the South Bank pop up all the time, but don’t worry – we make it our business to list all the best restaurants on the South Bank here so you’ll never miss out.

 Restaurants near South Bank London
 Restaurants near South Bank London
 Restaurants near South Bank London
 Restaurants near South Bank London
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Foundation Bar

Foundation Bar

London, WC2H 9JA
0.6 miles
What we think
" Some thought, plenty of cash & a fair bit of canny local research (‘checking out the competition’) have gone into transforming this one-time Tub ..." Read our full review
Denise's Restaurant

Denise's Restaurant

Holborn, WC1B 4ET
0.8 miles
Denise’s has barely changed since it opened in 1989. On any given day over half the diners are regulars. "Hello! So nice to see you!" says amiable owner/ ... Find out more
Porky's Bankside

Porky's Bankside

London, SE1 9DR
0.8 miles
What we think
"A sequel to the highly successful Camden, this Bankside offshoot provides more of the same smoky porcine pleasures and rocking Tennessee tunes. After a ..." Read our full review
London Review Cake Shop

London Review Cake Shop

London, WC1A 2JL
0.9 miles
What we think
"As cute as they come, this venue is a heaven-sent partnership involving a cake emporium & a bookshop – the two linked by a wee tunnel behind ..." Read our full review
Inamo Soho
*10 points for every £1 spent

Inamo Soho

Soho, W1F 8ZP
1.0 miles
What we think
"‘Interactive oriental fusion’ is the deal at this futuristic, neon-lit restaurant, which has silenced those naysayers who claimed the &ldqu ..." Read our full review
Wagamama Clink Street

Wagamama Clink Street

London, SE1 9BU
1.0 miles
What we think
"Wagamama got the nation eating noodles…& edamame, & miso, & gyoza too. This good-time, high-speed nationwide chain tweaks its offeri ..." Read our full review
Afternoon Tea at Bafarat Cafe

Afternoon Tea at Bafarat Cafe

London, W1B 5LU
1.0 miles
Today, Bafarat has cafes in London and Jeddah. Creating unforgettable experiences by drawing on our heritage and using quality local ingredients in French-i ... Find out more
MARSHA

MARSHA

London, SE1 9PP
0.2 miles
Inspired by a love of the noble chicken, we’re a champion of higher welfare, fullest flavour and easiest-going dining. Find out more
San Carlo Cicchetti Covent Garden

San Carlo Cicchetti Covent Garden

London, WC2E 7BD
0.4 miles
What we think
"This glamorous mini-chain of old-school Italians has satisfied hungry Londoners for years. The San Carlo group is known for delivering casual but effor ..." Read our full review
The Terrace at Amba Hotel Charing Cross

The Terrace at Amba Hotel Charing Cross

London, WC2N 5HX
0.4 miles
What we think
" Slap-bang next to Charing Cross station, this smart first-floor eatery is handily located for meet-ups, post-shopping lunches or pre-show suppers. Wit ..." Read our full review
Dining at the Kensington

Dining at the Kensington

London, SW7 5LP
0.5 miles
Located in the heart of South Kensington, Town House at The Kensington is a rare and restful blend of deep heritage and uncluttered modern calm. Co ... Find out more
Doctor Duncans

Doctor Duncans

Ropewalks, L1 1HF
0.5 miles
Doctor Duncan’s is named after William Henry Duncan, the UK’s first Medical Health Officer. Duncan was born and raised in Liverpool before atten ... Find out more
Cave à Vin

Cave à Vin

Covent Garden, WC2H 9BD
0.6 miles
What we think
"A spin-off from 10 Cases wine bar/bistro next door, Cave à Vin is a brick-walled showcase for wines that have proved popular with punters &ndash ..." Read our full review
The Barbary Next Door

The Barbary Next Door

London, WC2H 9DP
0.7 miles
What we think
"As younger siblings go, The Barbary Next Door has a punchy personality despite its petite stature (pretty typical). The tiny candle-lit space is cramme ..." Read our full review
Omnino Steakhouse - St Paul's

Omnino Steakhouse - St Paul's

Fleet Street, EC4A 4AS
0.7 miles
The owners of this family-run steakhouse know their beef and have good connections with suppliers in Argentina – so you can expect top-grade meat at t ... Find out more
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Some South Bank stalwarts, such as OXO Tower Restaurant and Sea Containers, are a great shout no matter what your business in the area is. Top-notch views and food to match never go out of fashion, as both of these long-standing restaurants prove. That said, if you’re in something of a hurry or in the mood for something a little less formal, there are plenty of new and exciting eateries along the South Bank, including the likes of Gunpowder, Bala Baya and Caravan Bankside.

Perhaps you’re looking for a family-friendly restaurant or somewhere that serves plenty of vegetarian or vegan options, in which case one of the chain restaurants near South Bank might suit. You’ll find classic Italian chains such as Strada and Pizza Express, alongside smaller chains such as Wahaca and Yo Sushi, plus a number of independent restaurants also worth a look.   

So, whether you’re grabbing a quick lunch, meeting friends for a bite in the evening or wining and dining someone special, you’re sure to find a suitable restaurant on the South Bank. Use the filters on the left-hand side to find exactly what you’re looking for and enjoy!