Best Riverside Restaurants In London

The weather is glorious and you want to make the most of it - and why shouldn't you? Sunny days are few and far between and the thought of wasting them in stuffy eateries is a crying shame. Whether you're after a low-key bite to eat by a quiet canal, a classy sunset dinner near the Thames or something a little different, here are London's best restaurants by the water.

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Last updated on 13th May 2024

Busaba Kingston

If you're looking for somewhere to take a date with gorgeous riverside views, or are simply planning a catch-up with friends then you'll want to book Busaba in Kingston. This elegant restaurant boasts warm interiors and a menu packed with the flavours of Bangkok, like delicious curries and glazed meats from the grill. 

Boaters, Kingston Upon Thames

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Looking for a gorgeous riverside pub in London? Located in the picturesque Canbury Gardens, just a short walk from central Kingston, Boaters is a classic pub that has it all - a riverside beer garden, a peaceful sunset balcony, and a blend of stunning classic and contemporary decor. But let's not forget why you're really going, the food and drink, of course; with a menu featuring goodies like dry-aged rack of lamb, red mullet and mussel fish stew, as well as a great selection of beers, wines, and cocktails, you're sure to have a great time.