To revel in the glory of the capital's river, there are plenty of perfect riverside restaurants in London with sumptuous views and stunning locations. Scroll through our recommended list of riverside restaurants in London and enjoy the view.
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A picturesque riverside pub in Teddington, The Anglers offers a unique setting with delicious meals cooked to order.
3 Broom Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 9NR
(020) 8977 7475
Marvellous views of the Thames can be obtained from this lavish restaurant in Richmond.
61-63 Petersham Road, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 6UT
(020) 8940 0902
Enjoy stunning views at Blueprint Cafe where you can wine and dine whilst overlooking the River Thames.
Design Museum, First Floor, 28 Shad Thames, Southwark, London, SE1 2YD
(020) 7378 7031
Make the most of the warm sunshine and book a meal on the terrace at Butlers Wharf Chop House. We can guarantee you'll a fantastic view of the River Thames.
The Butlers Wharf Building, 36e Shad Thames, South Bank, London, SE1 2YE
(020) 7403 3403
Nor is Cantina del Ponte (if Italian cuisine is your preferred choice for the evening).
The Butlers Wharf Building, 36c Shad Thames, South Bank, London, SE1 2YE
(020) 7403 5403
China Boulevard on the River offers both authentic and contemporary Chinese cuisine, served in a stunning setting on the Thames.
No 1 The Boulevard, Smugglers Way, Wandsworth, London, SW18 1DE
(020) 8874 9878
Docklands Bar and Grill, located in the Crowne Plaza London Docklands hotel, offers river views along with a British and Modern European menu.
Crowne Plaza London Docklands, Royal Victoria Docks, Docklands, London, E16 1AL
(020) 7055 2119
High Timber is one of London’s newest fine dining restaurants, located by the banks of the Thames by the Millennium Bridge.
8 High Timber, City of London, London, EC4V 3PA
(020) 7248 1777
This is another restaurant by the river located at Butlers Wharf, specialising in refined French cuisine.
The Butlers Wharf Building, 36d Shad Thames, South Bank, London, SE1 2YE
(020) 7403 8403
Le Secret des Rotisseurs is a French restaurant that serves rotisserie roasted chicken that is complemented by a good selection of wines. There are also cellar matured cheeses and French desserts available.
37 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, London, E14 8RR
With a terrace overlooking the River Thames, Le Secret des Rotisseurs is an ideal choice for dining during clement weather.
(020) 7719 0950
Offering a wide selection of authentic Thai dishes freshly prepared by capable chefs, Nakhon Thai Waterfront is a delicious taste of the East in a sublime waterside setting.
Waterfront Studios, Royal Victoria Docks, 1 Dock Road, Silver Town, London, E16 1AG
(020) 7474 5510
With panoramic views and overlooking the river Thames, The Narrow restaurant, bar and terrace serves simple but elegant food sourced from the best British and European artisan produce, alongside innovative cocktails and a varied collection of wine.
44 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London, E14 8DP
(020) 7592 7950
Situated on the riverside, directly opposite the Tate Modern, the Northbank has splendid spots for watching the Thames flow underneath the busy Millenium Bridge.
Millennium Bridge, One Paul's Walk, The City, London, EC4V 3QH
(020) 7329 9299
Another addition to the Ping Pong chain, this time with a glorious location on St Katherine's Docks.
Unit 3, Tower Bridge House, St Katharine Docks, Tower Bridge, London, E1W 1BA
(020) 7680 7850
Inhabiting a converted warehouse in Hammersmith, the River Cafe is a celebrated venue not far from Hammersmith Bridge which offers so much when the sun dares to reveal itself to the city.
Thames Wharf, Rainville Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 9HA
(020) 7386 4200
Victoria Embankment, Whitehall, London, WC2N 5DJ
(020) 7839 3011
Permanently moored on the Victoria Embankment, R.S Hispaniola serves a selection of Modern European dishes within stylish surroundings. The R.S Hispaniola also has a comprehensive selection of drinks.
With great views and fair prices, Serpentine Bar and Kitchen in Hyde Park is one alfresco dining experience that won’t break the bank.
Serpentine Road, Hyde Park, London, W2 2UH
(020) 7706 8114
Victoria Embankment, Whitehall, London, SW1A 2HR
(020) 7839 6548
The Tattershall Castle is a boat moored on the River Thames. The food menu offers classic British dishes such as bangers and mash, steaks or grilled salmon.
Tide Tables is located underneath Richmond Bridge. This licensed cafe serves a variety of sweet and savoury meals and light bites. Biodynamic beers and wines are also available.
2 The Arches, beneath Richmond Bridge, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 1TH
(020) 8948 8285
Prospect Quay, 94 Point Pleasant, London, SW18 1PP
(020) 8425 9870
View 94 is an Italian focused Modern European restaurant and lounge situated on the banks of the River Thames in Wandsworth.
22 Manor Road, Teddington, Surrey, TW11 8BG
(020) 8977 6333
The Wharf Restaurant is situated in Teddington near Richmond. This contemporary restaurant offers an eclectic mix of Modern European and British cuisine in a stunning location overlooking the River Thames.
Temple Pier, Victoria Embankment, London, London, WC2R 2PN
(020) 7836 1566
Established in 1927, The Yacht London is a riverside restaurant offering freshly prepared British cuisine alongside an extensive drinks list. The Yacht London is also a members club and hosts regular events.