Aqua Shard

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Located on Level 31 of The Shard, Aqua Shard serves inventive contemporary British cuisine. Read More


Located on Level 31 of The Shard, Aqua Shard serves inventive contemporary British cuisine.

Open for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, the restaurant boasts breathtaking views from its main dining room, private event spaces and spectacular three-storey-high atrium bar.


Typical meal price: From £26.00 (USD34.47) per diner

£26 to £40

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  • Aqua Shard - Brunch menu - 3 courses, £48 per person

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    Valid from 26 April 2016 to 31 December 2020

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Venue Details & Map

Aqua Shard

Level 31 The Shard
31 St Thomas Street

Yelp Reviews

3 out of 5
Based on 146 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Aqua Shard

3 out of 5 3 May 2018
by D. L. J.

This review is for the bar area only. Stopped by Aqua Shard for a late afternoon cocktail while traipsing about London. Honestly, though the view is indeed impeccable, the experience fell short of expectations for a luxury property.

Don't expect a seamless arrival; first, one must proceed through a security check (with metal detector) at the ground level, before taking a dedicated elevator to...Read More

2 out of 5 30 April 2018
by Matthew R.

I went to Aqua Shard for afternoon and I have to say it was a disappointment. While The Shard is quite tall the restaurant is only on the 31st floor which gives you a similar view as you would get across the river at Sky Garden. Service wasn't very good either during our visit.

The food was decent but not anything special. The black pudding and salmon were my favorite savories but pretty...Read More

3 out of 5 25 March 2018
by Austin S.

While the food had wonderful flavor, we felt as though we were left waiting for more. My fillet was cooked perfectly however I could've used more. My wife had the lamb and was left severely underwhelmed. The flavor was divine however three 1/2" pieces are not enough to constitute a meal.

The price was not worth the view and small portion sizes.Read More

4 out of 5 24 March 2018
by Anna P.

Aqua Shard provides a beautiful space to enjoy afternoon tea and the London skyline. At £45, it is one of the more reasonably priced tea experiences available. The tea and sweets were great, but the savory food was less impressive. Our servers were polite and prompt. It is the overall experience and value that earns Aqua Shard a high star review, not necessarily the quality of the food....Read More

4 out of 5 14 August 2017
by Vincent L.

This review is for the bar, and whether you want to be here for the bar or the restaurant, it's difficult to get in unless you have a reservation. I was turned away as a walk-in on a Saturday night, but made it in early in the afternoon the next day.

Once you get in, you can understand why gaining entrance is so tough to begin with. The wrap-around bar "island" is actually rather small and,...Read More

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