The O2 has the second highest seating capacity of any indoor venue in the UK of 20,000 people and hosts the likes of Kevin Hart, Arctic Monkeys, Britney Spears and much more. If you are in London for the weekend and heading to the O2 arena, whether it’s for a Taylor swift concert or Jack Whitehall Comedy show, or just strolling along the Thames in the area, take a look at our top 5 restaurants for where to eat near the O2 to make your trip the perfect one.
Located on the second floor of the Intercontinental Hotel, take your special someone for a premium dining experience at the Peninsula restaurant right by the O2 arena. Choose from the award winning a la carte or set menu or catch the early dinner menu between 5.30pm to 6.30pm Mon-Fri. Take in the spectacular views of Canary Wharf and the River Thames whilst sharing a bottle of a carefully selected wine to complete your dining experience.
Watch the chefs flipping patties through the open kitchen in this american style North Greenwich restaurant serving juicy hamburgers with beef sourced from Scotland in delicious squishy buns. Their inclusive menu offers great choices for kids, vegetarian and a magnificent vegan option of a beetroot falafel burger with baby kale, smashed avo, lime dressed rainbow slaw and more. Free wifi, great prices, delicious burgers, what more could you want at a London O2 restaurant?!
Situated just outside the entrance of the O2 arena is one of Greenwich’s finest British restaurants offering an a la carte menu or short or long tasting menus for those who want a more culinary adventure. It is a project by Stevie Parle and Tom Dixon who have collaborated with modern expects to create innovative dishes using almost exclusively British produce. Their signature dish is the infamous 72-hour clay-baked duck, available on request, a must-have in our opinion. If you aren’t hungry but still fancy checking out this stunning restaurant then you have to take a seat at their 360-degree rooftop cocktail bar and take it all in with a refreshing margarita or craft beer.
Top tip: Check out their weekly ‘Test Kitchen Tuesday’ menu for some surprising treats.
We like to take inspiration from all corners of the world, and our Pad Thai dish is no exception! 😄 Dive into our Pad Thai with rice noodles, peppers, broccoli, free range egg, pak choi, sugar snaps, sweet chilli and peanuts and transport yourself to the world of Asian flavours ✨ Pop in to All Bar One and try it this week! • • #allbarone #allbaronemenu #allbaronevegan #vegan #veganism #veganfood #veganuary #veganmenu #vegetarian #vegansofldn #feastagram #foodblogger #eatcolourfully #londonfoodguide #foodinlondon #eatlondon #padthai #restaurantslondon #londoninstagram #healthyfood #healthyeating #healthyrestaurant #thaifood #toplondonrestaurants #dailyfoodfeed #thisislondon #igfoodie #londonrestaurant
A stylish modern three floor restaurant located at the entrance of the London O2 arena offering excellent dishes throughout the day. Start your day with a terrific breakfast or classy brunch at All Bar One or perhaps kick off your evening with some tapas and bubbles to share or by dining on their signature dishes such as lemon chicken or lobster burger. Looking to entertain clients or throw a party? This restaurant is the perfect choice of where to eat with their top floor VIP lounge boasting a cinematic screen, DJ booth, cloakroom and private bar.
Gaucho at the O2 is a meat-lovers sanctuary offering London’s finest steaks and a fantastic wine selection to accompany a pre show dinner. Located over three floors you can choose whether to sip first-class cocktails in the sunken seating of the cocktail bar or dig into a juicy steak in the balcony lounge as you watch the bustle of the O2 below. The top floor can be bought out for small wine tastings or big private dining parties and Guach even offers cookery classes for those who want to bring the taste of Argentina home with them. A great option when looking where to eat at the O2.