There’s no better place in London to enjoy a drink whilst soaking up the stunning views than down by the river which is why Squaremeal has compiled this handy guide to the best bars in Southbank + Shad Thames. Sitting just opposite the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben, the Southbank is a buzzing riverside area of London, popular with visitors and locals alike. Boasting the spectacular London icon that is the London Eye, as well as the Aquarium, the National Theatre and the Royal Festival Hall amongst others, the Southbank is always packed with people. Just a short stroll down the river sits Shad Thames with its cool converted riverside warehouse developments full of trendy bars, shops and restaurants. Borough Market is just moments away as is Tower Bridge and London Bridge. The tallest building in Europe – The Shard- is one of London’s newest attractions meaning that Shad Thames is one hot London locality.
With so much to offer in both of these amazing London locations it comes as no surprise that both attract a huge amount of visitors each and every day. There are numerous bars to be found in both Southbank and Shad Thames but it can sometimes be a tough job to find a really good one. Squaremeal’s guide to the best bars in Southbank + Shad Thames takes all the stress out of finding somewhere for a drink or two. If you’re heading across the river check out Squaremeal’s list of the best bars in the City or the best bars in Covent Garden.
Every one of the top bars in Southbank + Shad Thames featured in Squaremeal’s list of the best bars in Southbank + Shad Thames have been tried and tested by critics and our own customers so check out the reviews with Squaremeal today. Each Squaremeal listing features an independent review, as well as reviews from those who have visited, together with unique special offers such as free drinks and discounts.