1385 Restaurants near South Bank London

We found 1385 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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Mayfair Lounge and Grill

London, SW1Y 6JF
1.0 miles
Part of the Cavendish London hotel, Mayfair Lounge and Grill is a sophisticated dining destination offering a range of menus, including afternoon tea and Su ... Find out more
100 Points
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Wild Honey St James

St. James's, SW1Y 5NG
0.7 miles
What we think
"Wild Honey and Arbutus were two of the landmark restaurants of the late noughties and their chef-patron Anthony Demetre one of the most consistently in ..." Read our full review

Gordon Ramsay's Bread Street Kitchen - St Paul's

Blackfriars, EC4M 9AJ
1.0 miles
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"Thrusting illuminated pillars, bold design details and a ready-all-day mentality make Bread Street Kitchen the lively antithesis of Gordon Ramsay&rsquo ..." Read our full review

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Savoy Grill by Gordon Ramsay

Covent Garden, WC2R 0EU
0.3 miles
What we think
"The legendary Savoy Grill has hosted a long list of famous diners since it opened in 1889, including Oscar Wilde, Charlie Chaplin and Frank Sinatra. Yo ..." Read our full review

Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus

Piccadilly Circus, W1J 9HR
0.8 miles
What we think
"In tribute to its birthplace on Park Lane, the now global Hard Rock chain (185 outposts and counting) has opened this second London Café in Picc ..." Read our full review

Bustronome

Embankment, WC2N 6PB
0.3 miles
Don’t you just love it when London restaurants have great views? It makes for awesome pictures, it’s something pretty to look at while you eat a ... Find out more
100 Points

Skylon

Waterloo, SE1 8XX
0.1 miles
What we think
"With views overlooking the Thames and the South Bank, as well as its soft lighting and chic interiors, Skylon has long been a favourite among Londoners ..." Read our full review
100 Points

Madison

London, EC4M 9AF
1.0 miles
What we think
"Spectacular views of St Paul’s and the lure of alfresco drinks high above the City ensure that queues for the lift to Madison build early on summ ..." Read our full review
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100 Points

Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7PS
100 Points

Volta do Mar

Covent Garden, WC2E 7PS
0.4 miles
What we think
"A small, independent Portuguese restaurant might not be what you’re expecting to find in the tourist heart of Covent Garden, firmly sandwiched be ..." Read our full review
100 Points

The White Haus

Farringdon, EC4A 4AB
0.8 miles
What we think
"An avalanche of Heidi-hi-kitsch props and vintage winter sports memorabilia on loan from the Ski Club of Great Britain just about buries the bare bones ..." Read our full review
500 Points

The Cinnamon Club

Westminster, SW1P 3BU
0.9 miles
What we think
"This ground-breaking Indian restaurant finds its home in the other-worldly Victorian surrounds of the former Westminster Library, making a happy marria ..." Read our full review
100 Points

Paternoster Chop House

London, EC4M 7AU
0.7 miles
What we think
"Being the First Dates restaurant of choice is rather cool, but don’t let its TV fame distract you: the Paternoster Chop House really means busine ..." Read our full review
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100 Points

Farringdon, London, EC4A 4AB

The Fable

Chancery Lane, EC1N 2PB
0.8 miles
What we think
"The latest Drake & Morgan vehicle off a whimsically styled, postmodernist production line that includes City hits such as The Happenstance and The ..." Read our full review
100 Points

100 Wardour St (Restaurant & Club)

Soho, W1F 0TN
0.9 miles
What we think
"Reborn from Floridita’s ashes (victim of a 2015 fire), D&D London’s replacement is a sleek, good-looking restaurant, retaining the club ..." Read our full review
500 Points

Cinnamon Bazaar

Covent Garden, WC2E 7JS
0.4 miles
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"Cinnamon Bazaar spices up Covent Garden's foodie hotspot, Maiden Lane, with this appealingly vibrant and relaxed bonne bouche that is Vivek Singh&rsquo ..." 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!