1386 Restaurants near South Bank London

We found 1386 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.

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The Ivy Soho Brasserie

Soho, W1F 8JB
1.0 miles
What we think
"The Ivy Collection has spread once again, with this large Soho site which is most closely related to The Ivy Kensington Brasserie. Unlike that site, So ..." Read our full review

The Thames Indian

Waterloo, SE1 8UD
0.3 miles
The Thames Indian has been a fixture on the London dining scene since 1985, delighting city dwellers and tourists alike with its Bangladeshi and Indian food ... Find out more

Tonight Josephine Waterloo

London, SE1 8UL
0.4 miles
What we think
"This Waterloo play-pit pays tribute to the famous French emperor’s wife: ‘a 19th-century fox’ we’re told by its owners, th ..." Read our full review

Carluccio's Garrick Street

London, WC2E 9BH
0.5 miles
What we think
"Carluccio’s signature blue & white awnings have been brightening up high streets (& boosting house prices) since 1999. These classy-looki ..." Read our full review

Jom Makan

London, SW1Y 5BA
0.6 miles
What we think
" This mid-market canteen on Trafalgar Square is many diners’ first experience of Malaysian cuisine, so it’s a shame that the mainstay is a hit-&- ..." Read our full review

Bungatini

London, WC2B 5PG
0.6 miles
What we think
"Touting itself as ‘bigger, better and bunga-ier’ than the original Bunga Bunga in Battersea, the West End incarnation of this fabulous ..." Read our full review

Chiquito - Leicester Square

London, WC2H 7LE
0.7 miles
South of the border' passion is always served up at Chiquito. A menu of bold Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine is prepared however the diner likes it. Burritos, s ... Find out more

The Icon Bar at the Empire Casino

London, WC2H 7NA
0.7 miles
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"If Sinatra fancied a Manhattan in the wee small hours of the morning, The Empire’s ‘set ’em up Joe’ bartenders would have oblig ..." Read our full review

Leong's Legend

London, W1D 5QD
0.7 miles
If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s the unpredictability of the British weather. Which makes eating outdoors a somewhat hit and miss ... Find out more

W Hotel

London, W1D 6QF
0.7 miles
A setting for breathtaking contemporary design, W Hotel Leicester Square regularly attracts celebrity events, and offers a gloriously chic experience for al ... Find out more

Fallow St James's

St. James's, SW1Y 4RP
0.8 miles
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"Fallow’s St James's postcode could easily give the restaurant a formal feel, but instead the atmosphere is one of warmth and ease. Immediately, s ..." Read our full review

Savoir Faire

London, WC1A 1EP
0.8 miles
This is neither a chain restaurant nor a franchise, it is a family owned and run restaurant and has been in business since 1995. We cook all our food, ... Find out more

Pizza Express Coptic Road

London, WC1A 1NS
0.9 miles
What we think
"Times have changed since a fiorentina & a glass of Frascati was all you needed to impress a dinner date, but Pizza Express has changed with them. F ..." Read our full review

Café Le Cordon Bleu

London, WC1A 2LS
0.9 miles
Every day our Café showcases a range of artisan breads, the finest French pâtisseries, viennoiseries, gourmet sandwiches as well as d ... Find out more

Yoobi Soho

London, W1F 0LL
1.0 miles
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"  Taking its cue from Rio’s hip Leblon neighbourhood and the funky streetwise temakerias peddling all manner of Japanese hand-rolled temaki ..." Read our full review
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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!