A pretty rooftop bar and restaurant, Madison is still one of London’s Instagram rooftop brags of choice. There’s an incredible view of St Pauls that just gets better when the cathedral lights up at night, and there’s a plush bar that also doubles as a noisy scene full of finance types, out-of-towners on a night out, and the odd cougar or two. Not that we’d know.
Where we've featured it
More spots in CitySee more
The Sichuan is an ideal group City spot for ordering as much of the menu as you can manage.
Grabthai is a takeaway cafe in the City that does tasty salads, noodles, and a Thai-style congee that’s the best thing you can eat on a cold morning.
More Bar Food spotsSee more
Grow is a cafe by the canal in Hackney Wick. Pay a visit for a drink and a snack, and some prime waterside people-watching.
Giant Robot is a street food/bar venue in Canary Wharf, from the same people behind Dinerama. It’s great for post-work drinks and something to eat.
Hacha is Dalston bar that makes a dangerously delicious margarita, and other tequila and mezcal drinks, alongside a small menu of tacos and ceviche.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more