The Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden, designed by the Eden Project and run by Company of Cooks, is the place to be for stunning views of London.
A true oasis at the heart of Southbank Centre with beautiful riverside views, a cafe bar, allotments, fruit trees and wild flowers, the roof garden is one of the best kept secrets in London.
Venue Details & Map
Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden and Cafe at Southbank Centre
Rooftop, Queen Elizabeth Hall
Belvedere RoadSE1 8XX
- +44 20 7921 0758
Top 5 reviews of Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden and Cafe at Southbank Centre
In summer the top of Queen Elizabeth Hall gets transformed into a beautiful roof garden, with trees, bushes and wild flowers. The back area gives the impression of a meadow and you can even sit in logs if you want (or if all the tables are taken).
While it does attract a huge number of people, the hundreds of Southbank visitors tend to miss it. If you don't know it's there you may not... more
My favourite spot for drinks during the long summer nights! Never too crowded, lovely views over Thames and loads of Pimms to enjoy! more
amazing view over southbank. make sure to support the little cafe/shop. they sell ice cold lemonade, beer and sweets ;)
don't go on the weekend - way to many people.
closed during winter time. more
Great outdoor space for sitting, relaxing and contemplating! My mum was visiting me in London and we were walking along the Southbank and came across this place. I had seen photographs online but never quite knew where it was. We wandered up and had a glass of wine in the sunshine, it was quite relaxing as it wasn't too busy or rowdy. We rested our feet sitting on one of the benches in a small... more
Worst gardens ever. Nice view but pretty rough and not really any tables etc. not worth the climb up the yellow steps. Good tea. Gardens are mainly dirt and dead plants. more