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Top 15 Restaurants with a view in London

Last updated: 05/10/2021

From breath-taking steam train adventures, floating restaurants in the sky and on the river to the best views of the iconic London skyline and the Thames, this list of Top 15 restaurants with a view in London is a handy one, whether you're pondering over an ideal location to seal the deal, make an important business proposal, or celebrate an occasion particularly special to you.
BookableCity Social
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City Social

A Jason Atherton restaurant that boasts panoramic views of London, set against a sumptuous art deco interiors. Beautiful cuisine in a glamorous environment

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BookableSea Containers Restaurant
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Sea Containers Restaurant

A dining experience with stunning views across the river Thames. Enjoy a glass of champagne and delicious seasonal food on our Laurent-Perrier Summer Terrace. Designed by visionary Tom Dixon, Sea Containers Restaurant is an all-day dining experience along the River Thames. With a menu designed to be shared, the food offering celebrates seasonality and ingredient-led cooking, making it suitable fo...

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BookableBateaux London
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Bateaux London

Discover London on the water with our exceptional dining and event experiences while you glide effortlessly past remarkable landmarks

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Experience the highest hotel bar in Europe, bringing unparalleled elegance to the city’s social scene. Elevated on Level 52, this is the perfect place for sunset cocktails and late-night drinks, featuring the dramatic backdrop of London’s skyline, with views to the west, north and east. The bar offers three distinct areas: the cocktail bar, the Champagne bar and the Sky Pool.

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The Riverside
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The Riverside

A new-fashioned restaurant located in Vauxhall, serving up panoramic views of the river bank, the London Eye and the Battersea Power Station. Featuring a delicious menu with British classics and freshly caught seafood, while serving a range of must-try wines to a large selection of gin, cask ales and craft beers. An exquisite private room is available to book for business meetings, private events,...

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BookableLondon in the Sky
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London in the Sky

London in the Sky is an experience like no other; a 22-seat Sky Table suspended 100ft in the air, where you’ll enjoy fantastic food and drink accompanied by unique views of the capital

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Skylight Peckham
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Skylight Peckham

Incredible interiors and lounge-style seating pared with premium booths on an unrivalled terrace mean at Skylight Peckham there’s more than one way to enjoy London’s best vista. Just make sure you grab yourself a cocktail.

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Situated on Level 33 of western Europe's tallest building The Shard, Hutong serves authentic Northern Chinese cuisine in a stunning setting.

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OUR STORY Our concept was to bring together two strong cultural identities with their very own lifestyle, beliefs and customs. Although Japan and Lebanon look totally different, they are connected by the special attention they give to their land so they both bear crops rich in flavour and herbs full of aromas.

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BookableLSQ Rooftop - Leicester Square
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LSQ Rooftop - Leicester Square

LSQrooftop is London's premier rooftop bar and restaurant, situated 9 floors above the capital's infamous Leicester Square. With floor to ceiling glass, we promise you one the best rooftop views the city has to offer.

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BookableCoq d'Argent
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Coq d'Argent

Coq d’Argent serves classic French food in its spectacular rooftop setting at No.1 Poultry in the City of London. In addition to the main restaurant, the grill offers a less formal menu at lunchtime, while the outdoor terraces and gardens provide a verdant oasis in the heart of the Square Mile.

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BookableFeng Shang Princess
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Feng Shang Princess

The Feng Shang Princess, Floating Chinese Restaurant is set in the splendour of London's Regents Park, Cumberland Basin, magnificently hand crafted in the 1980's, as the first floating restaurant of it's kind in London. Over the years it has been a favourite Chinese eatery for many, including celebrities from the world of film, music and TV. Proprietor Karen Chua creates a special ambience for her...

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BookableAqua Kyoto
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Aqua Kyoto

A contemporary Japanese restaurant with a stunning rooftop terrace high above Regent Street. Experience the innovative Japanese cuisine of Aqua Kyoto. Join us for lunch, dinner and our famous free-flow weekend brunch.

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BookableAqua Shard
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Aqua Shard

Experience the contemporary British cuisine and carefully crafted cocktails of Aqua Shard, the panoramic view spot located on the 31st floor of The Shard.

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BookableThe Sunset Steam Express
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The Sunset Steam Express

Our Sunset Steam Express programme in 2021 is now bookable. Join us on a beautiful evening tour through the Surrey Hills, designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Treat yourself to a sumptuous three course meal on board or bring along your own picnic to enjoy whilst admiring the stunning views of the rolling Surrey Hills, bathed in the golden glow of evening sunshine.

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