Aqua Shard - British Restaurant and Bar in The Shard, London

Aqua shard, located on level 31 of The Shard serves innovative contemporary British cuisine.

The restaurant boasts breath-taking views from its main dining room, private dining room and a spectacular three-storey high all-day atrium bar. Dishes feature carefully-selected fine British produce and combine the staple ingredients of British cooking with innovative techniques. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. 

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Breakfast: 7-10.30am Monday to Friday, 8.30-10.30am Saturday and Sunday | Lunch: 12-2.45pm | Afternoon Tea: 3 - 5pm | Dinner: 6-11pm |  Atrium Bar: 12pm–1am, the bar operates on a walk in basis only, no reservations are taken. Entry is subject to capacity.

Dress Code: Smart Casual (No sportswear, shorts or flip flops.)

Level 31 The Shard, 31 St. Thomas Street, London SE1 9RY



You can book on line 24 hours a day, our on line reservations show 100% of our availability and are open three months in advance.

Should you require a booking for eight people or more please call 020 3011 1256. The reservations line is open 9.00am – 9.00pm daily.

Please note, we cannot guarantee window tables, the layout of our restaurant is panoramic and all our tables and bar offer a beautiful view of the London skyline.

We are unable to take reservations for the bar, the bar operates on a walk in basis and entry is subject to capacity. 



We are located right next to London Bridge station, accessible on the Jubilee and Northern tube lines and overground services. The Shard is well sign posted from the station and is a one minute walk.

Entry to aqua shard is on St Thomas Street, there are two lifts that take you directly to level 32 in 20 seconds. Please kindly note, it is advisable not to bring large bags or suitcases to aqua shard. As we are located within The Shard, large bags or suitcases are subject to inspection via an x-ray scanning machine.

Reservations at aqua shard do not enable guests to go to the Viewing platform on levels 68-72.  For tickets to the View from the Shard, please click here.