Southbank Bars

Boasting some of the most unique spots in the city, Southbank has a heritage of great events, picturesque views of the Thames, *that* skatepark and cracking destinations for a waterside drink. Bankside's cultural richness and magnificent views of the river make it the perfect drinking and dining space, custom-made for going alfresco and soaking in the irresistible central London vibes. A must for any urban explorer, check out our best bars near the Southbank.

Last updated on 29th November 2021

One of the best bars on the South Bank, The Understudy is bringing together delicious food and great drinks from inside the National Theatre. Head over from Wednesday to Sunday where they'll have KERB serving tasty street food in the square.

Beer Hawk Southbank

46 user reviews 5

Beer Hawk's craft beer and bottle shop is certainly one of Southbank's finest bars. With a plethora of beery events to take part in, over 120 bottles in the fridge and 12 beers on tap, it's a haven for all of the city's beer-lovers and a great place to find your new favourite brew. 


221 user reviews 4

Taking up a plot on Gabriel's Wharf, Marsha is a new restaurant and bar on Southbank. Alongside a food menu packed with juicy plates of chicken and moreish snacks, you'll find signature cocktails, cold beers and wine by the glass.