Le Pont de la Tour Bar & Grill

(68 Reviews)
The Butlers Wharf Building 36d Shad Thames, London, London, SE1 2YE
French, European, Fish & Seafood, Steaks & Grills
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Main course: £20
Food spend: £45

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 17:00 - 21:00
Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 17:00 - 21:00.

Restaurant description

The subtle elegance of Le Pont de la Tour Bar spares no attention to detail, from the understated decor and attentive service to the perfect views of Tower Bridge from the terrace. A relaxed dining experience and cracking cocktails are paired with breathtaking riverside views in a buzzing atmosphere in the heart of Shad Thames.

Renowned as one of London's best, the wine list at Le Pont de la Tour features some of the rarest Grand Crus, alongside a selection of reasonably priced wines which the expert staff will be happy to recommend. A choice of exciting cocktails is also available, with the Cocktail of the Day proving to be a popular accompaniment. The bar menu of hors d’oeuvres and sharing plates includes steamed mussels with white wine, Dijon mustard and saffron, French fries, and the classic Croque Monsieur.

Pont de la Tour Bar also plays host to regular live music. From Thursday to Saturday, French acts, pop duos and live DJs provide an atmospheric backdrop to the food and drink.

Dishes displayed on a la carte menus are representative of the type of food available at the restaurant.

Customer reviews for Le Pont de la Tour Bar & Grill
(based on 68 reviews)

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Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (9)
  • al fresco (33)
  • breakfast (6)
  • business (18)
  • child friendly (5)
  • dinner (43)
  • entertainment (10)
  • large parties (8)
  • lunch (42)
  • luxury (17)
  • private dining (8)
  • romantic (34)
  • trendy (12)
  • value (26)
  • views (53)
  • By Liz R from London
    20 April 2015

    Great location just next to tower bridge. The service was great and so was the food. There was a wonderful pianist with a beautiful voice.

  • By Aimee S from London
    12 April 2015

    Absolutely incredible! Such a wonderful dining experience. Incredible value 3 courses and a cocktail for £20 and the food was incredible, couldn't fault it. The service was wonderful, so attentive, never an empty glass of water always there if you need them and it was my mum's birthday so we all got given a free glass of champagne and a pudding plate with happy birthday written on. They did everything they could to make us feel special and honestly was such a wonderful dining experience and a wonderful view of london bridge would recommend!!!!!!

  • By Harry H from London
    26 March 2015

    Nice place - view of Tower Bridge. First class service. Food very good. Excellent value lunch with the £25 deal including half bottle of wine.

  • By Yolanda N from London Borough of Southwark
    15 October 2014

    Extraordinary experience dining at Le Pont de la Tour. Excellent food and outstanding service. Great way of profiting the London Restaurant festival.

  • By Anon R from Manchester
    23 June 2014

    The view, food and pianist made this a really special evening out in London

  • By kenkool from bexley
    20 December 2011

    [...]comfortable ambiance

  • By JDW from London
    16 October 2011

    An early evening dinner booked during the London Restaurant Festival for 2 adults & our 10yr old, we found the setting to be excellent with wonderful views of the River & Tower Bridge. Great ambience with a resident pianist to add mood. The special menu had a restricted choice of 3 dishes per course and was disappointing relative to the offerings of other venues during the festival, with side dishes also being an extra charge. The starters [soup, mussels & Caesar Salad] were very good; the mains were ravioli {very small portion], coq au vin and a burger which were ok; the bitter chocolate tart was the meal highlight. The complementary glass of champagne was excellent.

  • By Hockley Foodie from Essex
    11 October 2011

    Dined on a Sunday lunchtime with a London Festival Menu, great value, good food and great service. We were able to sit outside, there are heaters out there and with a fantastic view of Tower Bridge, would be great at night. Tables a little close together and there was some live music inside which would be a little too loud for me. But well worth a visit.

Restaurant Location Map
Le Pont de la Tour Bar & Grill
The Butlers Wharf Building 36d Shad Thames, London, London, SE1 2YE

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