The Handbook
The Handbook
Rooms capacities:
Maximum Capacity (360)
Following a recent redesign Aqua Shard’s new look restaurant is ready to welcome its first guests, with their bar and private dining rooms following in a couple of weeks’ time. Discover contemporary British menus, using the finest seasonal ingredients within western Europe’s tallest building. This spectacular dining space has floor-to-ceiling glass windows offering 360-degree views of London.

The Private Dining Room can be hired for events of a maximum of 22 guests or the restaurant can be hired semi-exclusively for 80 guests. Aqua Shard is perfect for business drinks, lunches and dinners, corporate events and cocktail parties.


Opening times

Breakfast: 7.00-10.30am Monday to Friday,
9.00-10.00am Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays
Lunch: 12.00-2.45pm Monday to Friday
Brunch: 10.30am-3.30pm Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays
Afternoon Tea: 3.00-5.00pm Monday to Friday (Not available in December).
Dinner: 6.00-10.45pm Monday to Sunday
Atrium Bar: 12.00pm-1.00am, the bar operates on a walk in basis only, no reservations are taken. Entry is subject to capacity.

What it’s renowned for

Innovative British cuisine, creative cocktails and stunning views of London from the 31st floor of The Shard.

3 things to try when you’re there

The decadent lobster benedict at breakfast
A gin or tea inspired cocktail in the triple height atrium bar.
One of the meat dishes in the ‘From the Land’ section, the menu changes seasonally and frequently, but all are sourced from British and Irish producers.