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Aqua Shard

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Top notch
1. Top notch
"Perfection...views fabulous food and perfect service"
Andrea G
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2. Best brunch !
2. Best brunch !
"It was absolutely amazing. Great service, great view and amazing food"
lanealyshia
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3. Afternoon Tea
3. Afternoon Tea
"The most beautiful place to enjoy an afternoon tea in London!"
Carmen C
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About
Aqua shard is a lively, cosmopolitan restaurant serving innovative contemporary British cuisine. At breakfast, lunch, weekend brunch, afternoon tea or dinner, guests can enjoy spectacular views from Level 31 of The Shard. Only the best British and Irish produce is used including many ingredients sourced from nearby Borough Market, and elegant presentation makes every meal at aqua shard feel like a special occasion. The bar at aqua shard is London's ultimate destination bar, boasting unrivalled views of the capital from its spectacular three-storey atrium. Beautifully crafted cocktails made with premium spirits, as well as a thoughtfully chosen wine list by the glass or bottle, are available
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Magnificent view of London ! Very easy to get in. No queues.Fantastic cocktails. Highly recommended for a great experience.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Anita212121
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Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

Myself and a friend treated ourselves to the Mary Poppins afternoon tea - and what a treat it was! The attention to detail, from the plates, menu written on a mirror to the scones being served from a ‘Mary Poppins’ bag was exceptional. The choice...More

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank d0nald43
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Faultless. Beautiful surroundings and the views are stunning. The staff are polite, courteous and extremely professional. The food - amazing. The whole experience was one we’ll never forget- for all the right reasons.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Alison_Jim
Reviewed 2 days ago

Having been to the top of the Shard previously, the cost is variable , depending on the time and options available on-line. The seller on the ground quoted us 32 pounds per person !! Opted for the cheaper option of having drinks around 13 pounds...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank WillyJozie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the Aqua Shard to celebrate my mums birthday with an afternoon tea. The experience was perfect & they even presented my mum with her own birthday treat. The staff were very attentive, checking in on us throughout to offer more & ensure everything...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank Julie N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great views of London. Well worth the cost of the drinks or afternoon tea, service satisfactory but not great.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Cohkarek
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Reserved a table for 4 people for Sunday brunch. Wrote a kind email in advance to explain that we are celebrating special occasion, which was my moms birthday, never revive any celebration or treat to the birthday person. It all start after arriving where we...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Ah_nebal
Reviewed 4 days ago

Me and my partner were looking forward to a nice day out in Central London, we both work a lot and rarely get a Sunday off so we thought we'd treat ourselves and go to eat at Aqua in the early evening. We were lucky...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank nicoleclarke2309
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staffs are very nice, views may be the best in London. However, all English wasn’t the same level as your service and location, very normal. Anyway, pastry and smoke salmon are amazing.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Michael1028
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went for the Mary Poppins afternoon tea. We were seated at a fabulous corner table with wide views across London. The crockery has Mary Poppins design, the menu was printed on a mirror - all in all delightful start which brought a lump to...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Nearby
Southwark
Even before the arrival of the instantly iconic Shard,
the riverside scene in Southwark had moved well beyond
any up-and-coming phase of development. For quite some
time, locals and out-of-towners alike have loved
browsing the boutiques of Bermondsey High Street,
foraging through the bounteous stalls at centuries old
foodie haven Borough Market, and flocking to the banks
of the Thames to enjoy some of Britain's biggest
...More
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jessica f
September 13, 2019|
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Response from Scenic554649 | Reviewed this property |
I wore sketchers the day I went
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brianmurphy75
September 4, 2019|
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Response from MICHAEL W | Reviewed this property |
I would think polo shirt to be acceptable. Dress was more casual than I expected on Sunday lunch. Enjoy !!
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772mariir
August 22, 2019|
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Response from daisy742014 | Reviewed this property |
Of course. Dress code is smart casual. Hope this helps
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