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 18th October 2021

Founders Arms

1110 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.


221 user reviews 4

Looking for cool restaurants on London's Southbank? Marsha is a new bar and eatery at Gabriel's Wharf and it's serving up some of the most delicious chicken dishes in the capital. Join them for tenders and black truffle mayo, glazed hearts and whole roasted birds, washed down with chilled wine and signature cocktails.

The Green Room

712 user reviews 4

A collaboration between The National Theatre and Coin Street Community Builders, The Green Room is a stunning glass-fronted restaurant, adorned with props from some of the city's most iconic plays. Enjoy gourmet burgers, slow-roasted ribs and veggie delights, all within seconds of the river.