If you're looking for a place to stop for refreshment while visiting Southbank Centre, you're spoilt for choice.
Choose from the award winning family restaurant Giraffe, superb Italian and pizza restaurant Strada, 'kaiten' sushi bar style eating at YO! Sushi, the pan-Asian noodle restaurant wagamama and a superb choice offered at cafe EAT on Festival Riverside. Plus, as of this summer, mexican restaurant Wahaca have opened a new venue here - made out of eight shipping containers!
Alongside the walkway which leads to the Hungerford Bridge, Festival Terrace has several cafes and restaurants including South American restaurant Las Iguanas, and Belgian bakery Le Pain Quotidien .They are joined by Caffè Vergnano 1882, Feng Sushi and dim sum restaurant Ping Pong.
You can also get wines and spirits, draft beers, coffee, sandwiches and cakes from the Queen Elizabeth Hall Bar & Café.
Within the Royal Festival Hall, Skylon offers a range of cocktails and an extensive wine list, as well as a modern European menu in stylish surroundings. There's also the Riverside Terrace Café on Level 2 of the Royal Festival Hall, the Central Bar in the foyer and the award-winning restaurant Canteen, located on the re-landscaped Southbank Centre Square which offers an all-day dining menu of high quality British food at reasonable prices in a modern well-designed environment. You can also enjoy an eclectic range of food and drink throughout the day and night at Concrete, the new bar and cafe located in the Hayward Gallery, accompanied by a rotating programme of contemporary video works.
Art bar Topolski is located under the railway arches on Concert Hall Approach. Formerly a gallery owned by Polish artist Feliks Topolski, it is decorated with his expressionist images. The menu offers a selection of cured fish and meat boards accompanied by craft European beer, wine and infused vodkas.
Come and sample the best of British street foods; great-tasting, sustainable and ethically produced; at our Real Food Markets every weekend Friday – Sunday.
For al fresco wining and dining in summer, visit Southbank Centre’s Central Bar Terrace – the perfect spot for a morning coffee, al fresco lunch or early evening cocktail, with glorious river views – or take the short climb to the new Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden designed by the Eden Project, where you can relax in the Garden Café with a coffee, pastry or foccacia.
Wi-fi is available in many cafes and restaurants.
All our restaurants are accessible to people with disabilities.