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Tiny tiny OKONOMIYAKI canteen next to the London Eye. Okan means Mother in OSAKA direct. Enjoy mummy ‘s home cooking! There's no need to fly all the way to Japan. Just step through our door and you'll feel like you're in a back street in OSAKA. Great Sake and Small Izakaya tapas dishes.
Brasserie Joël holds 2 AA rosettes for culinary excellence
With an expansive garden terrace and floor-to-ceiling windows, OXO Tower Restaurant is an ideal place to enjoy a seasonal British menu created by Executive Head Chef Jeremy Bloor. With a focus on flavour, provenance and high-quality produce and a wine list of over 800 wines, it offers an elegant dining experience to celebrate an array of occasions.
OXO Tower Restaurant in London is just an eight minute walk from Southwark and Waterloo stations and a ten minute walk from Blackfriars station. Located in London’s cultural district, visitors can easily walk to the National Theatre, Big Ben, the London Eye, Trafalgar Square and more.
We have an outside terrace with heaters and umbrellas but of course, we can't promise the weather! If you book outside we can't guarantee a table inside if the weather changes.
For those unable to eat-in, we offer our famous Paellas for takeaway at lunchtime Monday-Friday.
Thank you for all your support and we look forward to welcoming you soon to this little bit of Spain in Waterloo.
The Archduke restaurant, cocktail and wine bar is a local institution. A mainstay since 1979, The
Archduke was the first restaurant to open in this area, occupying the Victorian railway arches
surrounding Waterloo Station with live jazz performed every night and Sunday afternoon.
Owned and operated by Black and Blue Steakhouse, customers indulge in heavenly cocktails,
delicious wines and modern cuisine including mouth-watering steaks, grilled fish, and
classic rotisserie chicken.
For your private events please contact us for details, we’d love to help you celebrate your special
American steakhouse experience that is second to none. Savour a wide range of delicious starters
and main courses, heavenly cocktails and sumptuous wine in the unique setting of a Victorian
brick railway arch.
The perfect location to meet with friends, colleagues, or family for lunch, afterwork drinks or dinner.
Or simply sit with a drink and watch the bustle of Europe’s busiest station. We promise you will
come back for more!
For private events please contact our Borough or Archduke restaurants for details.
Award-winning Executive Head Chef Jamie Welch has created a new elegant menu for The Library featuring contemporary British dishes with a modern twist.
Freshly prepared by our creative pastry chefs, afternoon tea features reimagined classics including a delectable arrangement of cakes and pastries, sweet and savoury scones served with seasonal jams and clotted cream, and full flavoured finger sandwiches.
Featuring its own private street-level outdoor terrace, is an all-day venue putting you in the centre of the action. Watch the world go by, or snuggle up in the cosy bar area with a drink and a selection of small plates of your choice.
- OTOpenTable DinerLondon •5 reviews5.0Dined 2 days agoAwesome. Food was as expected good. But general ambiance and service surpassed.More infoOkan South BankPrice: Moderate• Japanese• Waterloo•4.6
- VSVickyS1 review5.0Dined 2 days agoLovely food and great atmosphere - would recommendMore infoThe RosariumPrice: Expensive• Contemporary British• Waterloo•4.5
- ISIanSLondon •1 review4.0Dined 4 days agoVery efficient and attentive staff. Great burger and drinks. Speedy service and lively atmosphere. Our table was upstairs in a dark corner that required phone-torch to see the menu. Train rumbling overhead is part of the charm.More infoThe ArchdukePrice: Expensive• Modern European• Waterloo•4.5
- TTThemisTvipLondon •39 reviews5.0Dined 5 days agoPre theatre dinner. Having visited the National Theatre so many times I was surprised I haven’t discovered this amazing restaurant earlier. A great find and one I recommend. Service couldn’t be better. The food was excellent. My cod loin was superb. A very good wine list at very good prices.More infoSkylonPrice: Expensive• British• Waterloo•3.8
- JJazzaYorkshire •1 review5.0Dined on Jan 1, 2023Came to London for our Daughters 10th Birthday had a meal on news years day was lovely 🥰More infoBlack & Blue - WaterlooPrice: Moderate• Steak• Waterloo•4.4
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