Waterloo is London’s busiest railway station, with 99 million passengers passing through every year. Not all of them are coming to and from work; they come to eat and drink, too, and restaurants near Waterloo can be found around the Southbank Centre arts complex (where you’ll find the National Theatre, Royal Festival Hall and Hayward Gallery), with riverside terraces offering alfresco eating and drinking opportunities in the summer. Waterloo restaurants can also be found on nearby The Cut, a street that is home to the Old and Young Vic theatres, as well as the restaurants, bars and pubs catering to theatregoers looking for somewhere to eat and drink before a performance. SquareMeal's list of restaurants near Waterloo station is perfect for finding the ideal place for a meal. We cover several areas around Waterloo station that offer a variety of restaurant experiences.