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OXO Tower Bar

OXO Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London, SE1 9PH

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Opening hours
Monday – Saturday: 12:00 – 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 -22:00.

We had a lovely time, food was wonderful and atmosphere was warm and welcoming. Staff were fabulous and very obliging. Loved the music and singer

Alison Tovey 12 February 2017
from London

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Found on the 8th-floor of London’s iconic OXO Tower, the OXO bar offers an inspirational cocktail list and stunning views of the River Thames. Enjoy your drinks in the sunshine on the OXO Tower Bar terrace or watch the city sparkle from the comfort of the bar as the nights draw in.

Headed up by Bar Manager Paulius Patumsis, the OXO Tower Bar presents an ever-evolving list of cocktails, making use of the most innovative techniques and products on the market. Sample creative house mixes like the Penicillin – a warming mix of Dewar’s scotch with lemon, honey, ginger and a splash of Laphroaig, or the Good Queen Bess with gin and raspberry ripple. World wines and fine spirits are also available, as well as a list of craft beers cherry-picked from small-batch breweries.

To complement the drinks list, the innovative bar menu features some great snacking options including fried squid and parmesan aioli, or sweet potato wedges with cucumber and dill yoghurt and a sweet chili dressing. For something a little heartier, opt for the express lunch menu and tuck into a juicy burger with chips or keep it traditional and enjoy fish and chips with tartare sauce. And for something on the weekend mornings, book in and enjoy a relaxed brunch with choices from waffles, bacon and maple syrup, to a London breakfast.

One of the capital’s most sought-after bars, the OXO Tower Bar in London is just 8 minutes’ walk from Southwark and Waterloo and 10 minutes’ walk from Blackfriars Tube station.

OXO Tower Bar

OXO Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London, SE1 9PH

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Customer reviews for OXO Tower Bar

4.5 (((() (based on 135 reviews)
95% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • dinner (54)
  • trendy (54)
  • luxury (52)
  • al fresco (46)
  • afternoon tea (41)
  • business (28)
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  • breakfast (18)
  • large parties (13)
  • child friendly (8)
  • ((((( 14 February 2017 by Sam Griffiths from London

    The food was absolutely stunning!! We had the assortment of duck and the lobster to start, both served to a high presentation standard and the food quality/taste was amazing. Onto our main and we went for the Loin of Lamb for two which was served on our plate by our waiter which was a lovely touch to an already stunning dining experience. The food was just divine. Had a lovely cheese board to finish off which was explained to us in detail by our waiter.

    Our waiter for the night was incredibly helpful, so polite, engaging and served with such graciousness that we would expect from a 5* Luxury Hotel/restaurant. The views were absolutely gorgeous on such a clear night and the overall atmosphere of the entire night was great - our best meal and experience at a restaurant as a couple by far in our five years together!

    We ended up staying until 11pm in the bar drinking the gorgeous Harvey Nichols Pinot Noir and extending our already perfect valentines night together.

    All I can say is THANK YOU to the Chef's, our waiter and all of the staff involved in helping us to enjoy our valentines meal, such a great experience and we can't wait to return soon for our next celebration!

  • ((((( 12 February 2017 by Alison Tovey from London

    We had a lovely time, food was wonderful and atmosphere was warm and welcoming. Staff were fabulous and very obliging. Loved the music and singer

  • ((((( 10 February 2017 by Isabelle Ong from London

    Great service, lovely food and beautiful atmosphere

  • ((((* 9 February 2017 by Sandor Vaci from London

    very good service, acoustics terrible, views fantastic, well cooked food

  • ((((( 9 February 2017 by THUNDER713 from London

    Enjoyed the pork belly starter and Duck for the main. The Sancere Rose wine was fragrant . Originally booked for the braaserie but changed the booking to the main restaurant without any fuss. The receptionist was very accommodating and the waiter service exceptional

  • ((((* 8 February 2017 by Steven Mclachlen from Milton Keynes

    service excellent - the waiter was very personable - the best feature are the views and I like the building identifer chart that we gave to the children in order for them to know which build was which - we had the full english breakfast which was fantastic and my wife had eggs benedict which she said was excellent and very tasty

  • ((((( 7 February 2017 by Nicola Kerley from Haslemere

    Another fabulous delicious meal with friendly attentive thoughtful staff. Great service
    Thank you

  • ((((( 6 February 2017 by Terence Sickelmore from West Molesey

    Wonderful service, we were in the bar for a bottle of bubbly and a light lunch. Very nice Harvey Nichs pink champagne actually went well with fish and chips! Our second visit and we will being doing it again soon.

  • ((((* 25 January 2017 by Camilla Claydon from London

    Very good

  • ((((* 24 January 2017 by Sharon Gotts from London

    Food was lovely staff was also lovely and helpful

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