Places to go in Bankside
Level 31 The Shard, 31 St Thomas Street, SE1 9RY [map]
Located on Level 31 of The Shard, Aqua Shard serves inventive contemporary British cuisine.
St. Mary Overie Dock, Cathedral Street, SE1 9DE [map]
Full-scale reconstruction of Sir Francis Drake's world-famous sailing galleon.
Level 33 The Shard, 31 St. Thomas Street, SE1 9RY [map]
Situated on level 33 of London’s new landmark The Shard, Hutong offers Northern Chinese cuisine in a stunning setting.
10 Stoney Street, London, SE1 9AD [map]
Located in the heart of London's Borough Market, Konditor & Cook's Stoney Street branch sells breakfasts, lunches, sweet treats and notorious Brownie Bars.
SE1 9QQ [map]
There has been a bridge over the Thames at this site for nearly 2000 years.
Winchester House, 94A Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 0EG [map]
Visit the London Fire Brigade Museum and see how firefighting has developed over the last 340 years.
103 Borough Road, Southwark, SE1 0AA [map]
London South Bank University (LSBU) is one of the largest and oldest universities in London, with more than 25,000 students from over 130 countries.
6-8 Park Street, Southwark, SE1 9AB [map]
Neal's Yard Dairy in Borough Market offers a stunning array of cheeses sourced from around 70 specialist cheesemakers on farms all over the UK and Ireland.
Level 32, The Shard, 31 Thomas Street, SE1 9RY [map]
New York grill-style restaurant and bar on the 32nd floor of The Shard, the tallest building in Western Europe.
Historic Site / House
9A St Thomas' Street, SE1 9RY [map]
The Old Operating Theatre in London is the only 19th Century operating theatre in England.
Barge House St/South Bank, The Borough, SE1 9PH [map]
Oxo Tower Wharf is an award-winning, landmark building situated on the riverside walkway part of London's fast moving South Bank and Bankside areas.
13 Park Street, Southwark, SE1 9AB [map]
Paul Smith specialises in modern British fashion for men, women and children at designer prices.
SE1 9TG [map]
It's easy to travel between the Tate Modern and Tate Britain galleries on the Tate Boat.
Historic Site / House
London Bridge, Southwark, SE1 9DA [map]
From the street you can see the remains of the great hall of Winchester Palace, built in the early 13th century as the London house of the Bishops of Winchester.
Beauty Product Shop
5 Park Street, Southwark, SE1 9AB [map]
Aesop sells products for the skin, body and hair.
28-30 London Bridge Street, Southwark, SE1 9SG [map]
All Bar One is a bar with high ceilings, airy, spacious atmospheres, varnished wood and friendly bar staff.
34 Park Street, Southwark, SE1 9EF [map]
The Anchor on the side of the river Thames was originally built in 1615.