Pubs And Bars By The River Thames

If you want to escape the stresses of the city for a little while, you’ll probably want to hear all about London’s many pubs by the water. Offering relaxed and soothing vibes whatever time of the year, these riverside bars and pubs are prime spots for grabbing a drink and switching off from the world. Here’s our tips for the best riverside pubs in London, with a few canalside bars thrown in for good measure.

Last updated on 24th March 2023

The Understudy

Looking for drinks with a side of river views? The Understudy is bringing together tasty sips from their impressive South Bank haunt. Housed with the National Theatre, the venue serves craft beers, wines and spirits, alongside tasty street food in their square.