Fun Things To Do In Canary Wharf

Hey, you. You've been sitting on Canary Wharf. Sure, it used to be where skyscrapers dominated (and it kind of still is), but this is an area of London that has come on leaps and bounds from its corporate identity. There's now no shortage of things to do and after-work bars, so check out our guide to Canary Wharf activities and events here.

Last edited by Lauren Cole

Last updated on 19th April 2024

Qube - Recording Studio Experience & Private Venue

In the heart of Canary Wharf you'll find Qube, the music studio experience that allows you to gain access to behind-the-scenes activities like DJ sessions, song production and 3D sound experiences in studios used by the likes of Ellie Goulding and Lewis Capaldi. From £90 per person, you can create your own song adventure, whether you're a rapper or a singer, and even learn how to hit the decks yourself. What's more, there's even unlimited house drinks to accompany your visit. 

Munich Cricket Club Canary Wharf

Student Discount and 1 other offer

Don your lederhosen for a truly authentic (and rowdy) German party experience in Canary Wharf. Thanks to regular oompah bands at live music nights on Thursdays and Saturdays, Munich Cricket Club is a brilliant celebration of all things Bavarian. But that also extends to themed brunches complete with schnitzel and sausage sharing boards, stein-holding contests, cheesy Euro-pop, and 90 minutes of bottomless bier, Munich-mosas or Summer In Berlin cocktails.


Discounts available on certain events

Gallio is a vibrant Mediterranean restaurant with a rotation of culinary events to choose from. Make your way over for their bottomless pizza brunches on a Saturday - complete with 90 minutes of bubbles or beer and unlimited pizza for £35 each - or choose between their rotating range of breakfasts and supper clubs inspired by Turkey, Morocco and more.

The Cocktail Club

On the hunt for Canary Wharf events tomorrow or another time? Formerly called the London Cocktail Club and still known for their happy hours complete with fun bartenders and delicious drinks, The Cocktail Club is a great place to have a drink. But, you'll be pleased to hear, they also have themed bottomless brunch parties spanning house or musical themes and more for the ultimate experience.

Boisdale Of Canary Wharf - Restaurant, Bars & Terrace

A deluxe live music experience, Boisdale of Canary Wharf are bringing sweet sweet sounds to the city - all inspired by your favourite genres and artists. Sit down for dining, cocktails and a whole host of performers, from jazz and reggae through to Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Elvis, ABBA Mania and soul DJ nights. 

Experiences by Ibérica

Stylish restaurant Iberica is hosting a fabulous range of fun food and drink experiences, so you're covered for indoor activities in Canary Wharf. What's on the roster? A sherry discovery experience for £45 per person, where you'll try a selection five different Spanish sherries, each paired with a nibble across your packed sharing board from their delicatessen - with a cocktail of your choice to sip too.

Pizza Pilgrims Canary Wharf

Option of Feasting Menu £29.50

Not just your ordinary pizza restaurant, purveyors of all thing Neapolitan Pizza Pilgrims West India Quay are providing entertainment and gorgeous views of the waterside. If you're not sunning it with slices outside, head in where foosball tables and board games are waiting. Otherwise, their Canary Wharf events in 2024 include pizza-making masterclasses too, so you can get an insight into how to make these bad boys at home.

Fairgame Canary Wharf

Complimentary Fizz for May Event Bookings and 1 other offer

If you're on the hunt for fabulous watering holes, check out Fairgame, an activity bar with a funfair theme that's an ideal pick of things to do in Canary Wharf this weekend. Get stuck into Whac-A-Mole and Shoot The Clown, all while chowing down on street food and sipping on cracking drinks. The innovative RFID wristband tech links to the venue's bespoke app too, meaning your scores and leader boards will be tracked to give the winner from your group ultimate bragging rights.

Electric Shuffle Canary Wharf

Sparkling Social

Shuffleboard is the hottest activity in town, and this waterfront area has its own buzzing spot complete with a unique twist from state of the art electronic scoring and fun mini games. With regular bottomless brunches to cover you for Canary Wharf events this weekend and the chance to really have at it in the competitive socialising department, Electric Shuffle is a great place for couples or groups alike.

The Breakfast Club Canary Wharf

Happy Hour - £4.50 Pints | £6 Wines | £6 Cocktails and 3 other offers

Drop by The Breakfast Club Canary Wharf and get ready to groove like it's the heyday of Northern Soul. Boasting funky decor and scrumptious cocktails, this cool-kids-only joint plays host to a bunch of exciting events every week, like The Breakfast Pub Boozy Brunch that features two hours of free-flowing cocktails and The Breakfast Pub Quiz, which gives you the chance to win a rolling cash jackpot. Not your typical breakfast spot, this party venue is perfect for live music, DJ sets and old-school game nights, complete with a giant custom-built disco ball at the entrance.

Pepper St. Tavern

Pepper St Tavern is a British pub located just across the way into Isle of Dogs - a place where the classic pubbing experience is combined with a first floor gaming room that's sure to keep you entertained for hours. Retro arcade games, pool tables, table tennis, foosball and smart darts all await upstairs, plus 20 taps of craft beer and lager behind the bar - with New York-style pizza to accompany.

Go Boat Canary Wharf

Surrounded by water, it's easy to see why someone like Go Boat has found itself a must-do for outdoor activities in Canary Wharf. A self-drive vessel, loomed over by the skyscrapers nearby, it's letting you take your chance at being captain, so grab a few drinks and let the minutes pass you by across a unique experience.

Clays Canary Wharf

If you're looking Canary Wharf events today or any other day of the week, head to Clays. The experience simulates clay pigeon shooting (including having huge replica guns to use) across a range of gloriously fun minigames, so make sure you have your eye in. Get over here with a group and grab party food platters, or take to the waterside terrace when you fancy some cocktail refreshments after all the competition.