Arthur Hooper's is a Borough Market gem, utilising fresh ingredients from the vendors, and combining them with with a former Zucca chef running the kitchen. Expect a menu of innovative, inspirational European cuisine with an exceptionally-paired wine list to boot.
Bars in Southwark
Southwark might be one of the oldest parts of London, but its nightlife offering is anything but tired. With offices all around and a perfect Southbank location near London Bridge, the TATE Modern and St Paul's Cathedral, it's positively heaving with amazing places to go and enjoy a tipple whatever time of the day. So take a leisurely stroll down the Thames and then rest your feet at the best bars in Southwark.
Just a short walk from London Bridge station, this relaxed restaurant bar is one of Southwark's most charming spots. From delicious coffee and mouthwatering eats, to an ample wine menu and classic cocktails, Lantana is a top spot for boozy brunches, work lunches and date night dinner.
Moments from Southwark station, Union Street Café is a stylish and modern restaurant bar inspired by North Italy, in both style and menu. From the Italian terrace, complete with rustic features to the tasty selection of bar snacks and cocktails, its an undeniably chic South London spot.
Set within a former Victorian grammar school, Baluchi offers a truly breathtaking drinking and dining experience in Southwark. You'll get to enjoy incredible Indian dishes in a grand hall complete with high ceilings, large windows and handcrafted chandeliers.
One of Southwark's oldest wine bars, this gorgeous old pub in London Bridge brings you delicious grub and a very impressive wine selection. If you've got a hankering for a glass of fine wine or two, The Boot And Flogger is the perfect South London bar for you.
Located in the heart of Bankside SE1, this bar and restaurant fronts two storeys of drinking spaces, tasty eats, private rooms and bucket loads of individual character. Located between twin railway arches, SAMA Bankside is one of Southwark's most unique hangouts.
A bar and hostel in Southwark, The Rose & Crown offers a great selection of beers, from commercials lagers to a huge range of craft beers. Meanwhile, the kitchen serves up some of the best burgers and loaded fries in London Bridge, perfect for curing any of those junk food cravings.
The Charlotte is a quirky pub and restaurant located just around the corner from Southwark Station. One of South London's finest, this place serves a great selection of beers, wines and cocktails, alongside a deliciously indulgent menu of sharers and sizeable mains.
Tanner & Co take an old-school approach to great quality food, the finest cocktails and a wide range of expertly sourced superb beer and wines. Located on vibrant Bermondsey Street, its a cool and quirky Southwark bar, restaurant and event space.
Great Guns Social is a fun and relaxed bar in Southwark that's an excellent stopping off point whether you're looking for a quick pint or a delicious dinner. Expect to find a host of creative cocktails, carefully chosen beers and an ever-changing menu of guest residencies.
One of the best wine bars in Southwark, BOB's Lobster Wine Bar & Kitchen is a quirky restaurant bar in the arches of London Bridge offering spectacular seafood alongside a delicious range of wines and cocktails. It's the perfect pit stop for after work drinks and a bite to eat in South London.
The Refinery is the perfect place for a meal and drinks in Southwark. Not only does it team cutesy interiors with a constantly buzzing atmosphere, but there's a roster of global wines, cocktails and an impressive menu that makes this restaurant bar a must visit in the area.
Jack's is a cosy Southwark bar offering a range of ice-cold beer, tasty comfort food and delicately balanced cocktails. The family-run business has kept its original 1970s vibes, emphasising the railway arches using exposed brick walls, wood floors and vintage furnishings.
This charming boozer in Southwark is located in the shadow of The Shard, making it the ideal location for after-work drinks after a long day in the office. Choose your poison from their ample menu of beer, wine and cocktails and unwind in cosy surroundings.
Inspired by the rustic, traditional bistros of Madrid, Camino is Southwark's top tapas and wine bar. Specialising in delectable cheeses, a wonderful array of charcuterie, and a wide choice of handpicked bottles, this South London bar will definitely leave you feeling well-fed.