Best Southbank Restaurants

When all else has failed and your London-love is in danger of leaving forever then a trip to the Southbank is needed. From The Globe theatre to the London Eye, there's something charming about this side of London. To top it off, there's some cracking Southbank restaurants, all serving fresh, delicious food and often with some of the best views of The Thames. Read on for our list of the best restaurants nearby.

Last updated on 25th May 2022

Founders Arms

1271 user reviews 4

Sat right on the Thames, Founders Arms is a scenic spot for dinner on the Southbank. The restaurant specialises in homely comfort food, with dishes such as beer-battered fish and chips and steak and ale pies adorning the menu. Watch the world float by on the Thames from the terrace come summer or snuggle up inside in the cooler months.

The BBQ Club

432 user reviews 5

Jimmy's BBQ Club is a pop-up restaurant on Southbank, helping you create your very own 6-course meal using fire cooking techniques. With the help of guest chef Aaron Middleton, you'll be chowing down on meaty morsels, delish accompaniments and wine pairings in no time.

Just a stone's throw from Southbank, you'll find Pizza Pilgrims fronting award-winning Neapolitan slices and plenty of pints. Perfect for refuelling after a stroll along the Thames, toppings on these bad boys include pepperoni and spicy honey, truffle, and aubergine parm.