Opal Bar & Restaurant


Located in Embankment, Opal is the ideal venue to hold your next party, with dedicated areas over two stunningly designed floors. Located on the ground floor, Blanca bar has seven booth areas and hosts stunning views over the Thames. Wood furnishings and white leather booths create a funky yet casual environment. Noir is the ultimate nightclub, set within the heart of Opal. Ten comfortable individual booths bathed in soft light provide a perfect setting for parties of any size. With a DJ playing until 3am Thursday to Saturday, Opal is your perfect late night venue.


Typical meal price: From £25.00 (USD31.47) per diner

£25 and under

Venue Details & Map

Opal Bar & Restaurant

Hungerford House
Victoria Embankment
Public transport:
Exit Embankment Tube Station, Turn right towards the river, then turn left and the venue is in front of you.


Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Booking Facilities
Group bookings accepted
Event Facilities
In house AV available
Available for wedding receptions
Event facilities
Payment Facilities
Credit cards accepted
Debit cards accepted

Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 27 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Opal Bar & Restaurant

4.0 out of 5 14 July 2016
by Helena D.

I'm sure I remember this place always being super busy and having long queues to get in, but for some reason, on this particular Friday night...it wasn't busy at all (not that I'm complaining). There were enough people there for it to have a good atmosphere and it was nice to actually have space to dance on the dance floor. I had a Long Island Ice Tea (not my usual tipple, but used my Drinki...more

2.0 out of 5 8 July 2016
by Daniel F.

Very very nice barman. Welcoming and friendly. But do get setting inside. Wish there were outside seating. It is summer after all and bankside

However. Big one here. They don't have good cocktails. Either too sweet or not mixed right this seemingly touristy spot by embankment had three tries of cocktails that didn't hit the mark. So much so they gave it on the house. Kudos to that man for the...more

2.0 out of 5 3 July 2016
by Gemma M.

This bar deserves extra stars just for the hilarious situation that we ended up in. Looking out for a Drinki on a Sunday we headed here only to be told that they stopped doing it 3 months ago.

We managed to persuade them into giving us half price drinks and ordered 3 cocktails. It was obvious from the start that the girl had no idea how to make a cocktail and the man who appeared to be a...more

1.0 out of 5 12 March 2016
by Amna H.

If you want to go to this club with a coat, I'd advise against it. The cloakroom is a disaster and the people working the cloakroom are completely incompetent and incredibly rude. There are two people at the cloakroom doing the exact same job and it is a total waste of their labour costs. The music is absolutely horrendous. It's techno remixes of good songs, which completely ruins the songs....more

3.0 out of 5 3 September 2015
by Jakub S.

I've been there only for a private event and as the underground lounge has a nice vibe to it, the drink selection was kinda terrible. I have no idea what they are serving upstairs, but there it was plastic cups and cheap beers only, no ale on tap or a good cider to choose from.

Having said that I believe this place may be as well a nice retreat for an evening party, as it is conveniently...more

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