We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
7 Pepys St | Tower of London Mint Hotel, London 3N 4AF, England (Westminster / Belgravia)
+44 (0)207 709 1043
Website
Improve this listing
Reserve a Table Online
Find a table
Ranked #2,129 of 17,938 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $37 - $41
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: American, European, Mexican, British
Neighborhood:
City of London
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Transit: Tower Hill Underground Station
Description: Skylounge Begin your evening with a drink on the outdoor terrace of this stylish city cocktail lounge, which has been specifically designed to offer spectacular views. From the South Terrace, gaze over Tower Bridge, The Shard, the historic Tower of London and the River Thames. Marvel at the Gherkin and St Paul's Cathedral from the newly opened Rum Shack. Choose from an eclectic menu of imaginative cocktails or select from the wide range of whiskies, fine wines and bottled beers. At Rum Shack, why not grab a Mojito jug for your party or try a jug of High and Stormy to get the night going, Caribbean style!
Write a Review

240 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    94
    96
    32
    7
    11
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Colchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

I went here for pre-dinner drinks on my birthday with friends. When we first got there around 7.30pm (on a Saturday) I was slightly worried as there weren't any free tables and that would have resulted in 12 of us just standing around, not really sure what to do with ourselves! However, we were extremely lucky and two people left... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I would recommend the Skylounge 100 %. Fantastic views, professional and quick service. The staff was very polite and friendly with me and my friends and the drinks were very nice. Perfect for tourists and also for Londoners! Servicio agradable y atento. Vistas espectaculares!! Lo recomiendo 100%

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madrid, Spain
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I have been there tonight with my boyfriend and it has been a great night in London! The staff was lovely, specially our waitress Barbara. My boyfriend had a gingerbread old fashioned and I had a winter cosmopolitan, both really good! The only thing I didn't like was that in the outside area they have set up a winter terrace... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
UK
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I came here with a friend on a Sunday afternoon on an amazon łocal voucher for a champagne afternoon tea. We had a great afternoon. Views over london were spectacular and we had a really relaxed afternoon tea on bar stools next to the big windows with fantastic views of the Tower of London, the Shard etc. . It was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

great location to fenchurch street and tower hill stations! its a beautiful roof top bar and gives such a nice back drop and ambience. drinks are well price considering your in london, good range too! you must go even just one or two! good place for photos. a complete must if your in town

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manila
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Service was ok. Views are awesome. Food was so-so. Worst part- how do you serve steak but not have steak knives!?

Was this review helpful? Yes
Turin, Italy
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The really lovely waitress Ida, suggest us a couple of cocktails. We ordered an Old Fashion and a Cameotini ..impressive! Location really good, brilliant service. I'll back here in my next travel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

One of the best views in London. The food and atmosphere was excellent as well. Highly recommended if in the area.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ipswich, England
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Don't get me wrong this place is cool, awesome views, good atmosphere, nice (expensive) drinks, but the service from one barman had me fuming. We arrived at the bar around 10:45 and stood near to the end of the bar. It was quite busy, not full but busy enough. This one barman was cleaning an area directly in front of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oxford, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Excellent lounge and when the weather is fine you can stand out on the balcony and there is a terrace too. Amazing view of great iconic landmarks. The drinks menu is great. Buzzing place on a Friday night too. Well worth going even if you aren't a hotel resident.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Skylounge also viewed

 

Been to Skylounge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Skylounge

Address: 7 Pepys St | Tower of London Mint Hotel, London 3N 4AF, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)207 709 1043
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Westminster / Belgravia
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 37 - 41
Cuisine: American, European, Mexican, British

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Skylounge staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?