Vinopolis

ADDRESS
1 Bank End, Bankside, London SE1 9BU†
TELEPHONE
OPENING TIMES
Mon & Thu & Fri 12pm-10pm, Sat 11am-9pm, Sun & Bank Hols bank hols 12pm-8pm
PRICES
From £19.50

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VinopolisIf you like wine, an afternoon spent exploring the alcoholic delights of Vinopolis is an ideal pursuit. This self-guided tour allows visitors to find out about the history and culture, but most importantly the TASTE, of wine at their own pace. Using audio-guides, films and themed exhibitions, guests travel around the globe savouring the different types of wine from the worlds most famous grape producing regions, finding out why they differ from region to region. Tasting tables set up along the route, which is in a maze of 22 interconnecting railway-support arches, offer a variety of different tipples there's even the opportunity to down some Absinthe. Whisky and beer lovers are also catered for in their Still Room and Brew Wharf. This two-and-a-half acre venue, built on ancient Roman foundations, is nestled under a series of spectacular Victorian arches on London's South Bank sandwiched in between a host of great attractions including the Globe Theatre, Borough Market, the Tate Modern and Southwark Cathedral. A highly-regarded restaurant and laid-back bar are both on site if you prefer to just stay and sample some more. A range of different packages are available - the very basic package offers a minimum of five tasting tokens, a cocktail and a free corkscrew. Great value and great fun, this tour comes highly recommended. If you're planning on going on a Saturday, it's best to pre-book as they do get notoriously busy.

Vinopolis events

Welcome To WineWelcome To WineAn informal introduction to wine tasting.7th September 2014Sunday 7th September 2014 Where:
Vinopolis, 1† Bank End† † † SE1 9BU
Category: event
On Soon
Welcome To Wine
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATESSunday 7th September 2014 - 1pm-2pm
An informal introduction to wine tasting.
Barrel Of LaughsBarrel Of Laughs12th September 2014Friday 12th September 2014 Where:
Vinopolis, 1† Bank End† † † SE1 9BU
Category: event
On Soon
Barrel Of Laughs
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATESFriday 12th September 2014 - 4.35pm-11pm
A Unique And Fascinating Comparative Tasting With George RiedelA Unique And Fascinating Comparative Tasting With George RiedelA unique opportunity to participate in the first ever comparative wine glass tasting to be held in the UK using the all new Riedel Veritas range - a revolutionary glass for the 21st Century.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Vinopolis, 1† Bank End† † † SE1 9BU
Category: event
A Unique And Fascinating Comparative Tasting With George Riedel
event > Leisure
DATESTuesday 30th September 2014 - 7pm-8.30pm
A unique opportunity to participate in the first ever comparative wine glass tasting to be held in the UK using the all new Riedel Veritas range - a revolutionary glass for the 21st Century.
Top 100 RoadshowTop 100 RoadshowTop Southern French wines embark on Tour de UK.15th November 2014Saturday 15th November 2014 Where:
Vinopolis, 1† Bank End† † † SE1 9BU
Category: event
Top 100 Roadshow
event > Leisure
DATESSaturday 15th November 2014 - 12noon-6pm
Top Southern French wines embark on Tour de UK.

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Vinopolis† The Bombay Sapphire Bar †

Vinopolis - The Bombay Sapphire Bar

Vinopolis The Bombay Sapphire Bar†

Opening and closing times for Vinopolis

Today (Friday) Vinopolis closes at 22.00

Monday:

Closed

Tuesday:

Closed

Wednesday:

18.00
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21.30

Thursday:

14.00
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22.00

Friday:

14.00
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22.00

Saturday:

12.00
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21.30

Sunday:

12.00
-
18.00

LondonTown.com - Vinopolis Location Map

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

London Bridge Tube Station
6 minutes walk
Borough Tube Station
8 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

London Bridge Railway Station
6 minutes walk
Elephant & Castle Railway Station
16 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Union Car Parks
3 minutes walk
Snowsfields NCP
4 minutes walk

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Hotels near Vinopolis

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Novotel London City South
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £83† 29% off
53 61 Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
Opposite St Paul's Cathedral and right in the shadow of the Tate Modern Novotel is a short walk from the River Thames. With bright, airy rooms, ... More
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £86† 25% off
43-47 Southwark Bridge Road, SE19HH | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
ibis Styles London Southwark Rose -formerly All Seasons is within walking distance of Globe Theatre, Borough Market, and Tate Modern. Nearby points of interest also include ... More
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £66† 28% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Vinopolis
Located in the bustling heart of London's arts scene, with the capital's finest theatres, concert halls and cinemas just a short stroll away, this is a ... More
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Alternative Wine Bars nearest Vinopolis

Nearest to Vinopolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis Wine Wharf
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Vinopolis
Their extensive wine list is a veritable treat for connoisseurs and aspiring novices alike; there are 100 wines available by the glass and over 300 wines, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Vinopolis
Located just behind the Tate Modern is the delightful wine bar Viva Verdi where the prosciutto is served with piles of Palma ham, just like in ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 17 minutes from Vinopolis
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
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Nightlife near Vinopolis

Vinopolis clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Rake
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Vinopolis
Beer is the draw here, over 100 different bottled kinds from all over the world squeezed into the compact space (said to be the smallest bar ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Vinopolis
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
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Gabriela Gira: Revelations
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 20th, 21st and 22nd August 2014 - 9am-6pm
Southwark Cathedral, London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
A selection of pin hole photographs illuminating historic symbolic artefacts by Gira, seen as messages which are still profoundly...More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction †Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Vinopolis
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
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The Gallery
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Friday 22nd August 2014
Ministry of Sound, 103 Gaunt Street, SE1 | 14 minutes from Vinopolis
Aly & Fila spin trance, house and dance....More
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Entertainment near Vinopolis

Near Vinopolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Vinopolis
The Rose Theatre was built in 1587 but was only discovered in 1989 during excavations for new office buildings. Two-thirds of the original site were discovered, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Vinopolis
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Vinopolis

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Vinopolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Golden Hinde
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Vinopolis
Sir Francis Drake completed the second-ever circumnavigation of the world between 1577-80 in a galleon ship called the Golden Hinde. The ship has been re-created and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Vinopolis
Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southwark Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. It has a varied and lively history and houses interesting memorials connected ... More
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Shopping near Vinopolis

The best shops and markets near Vinopolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Vinopolis
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine Pantry
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
The only wine shop in the world selling nothing but English wine, The Wine Pantry in Borough Market offers customers something quite unique. It may come ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Borough Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
Nestled in-between Borough High Street, Bedale Street, Stoney Street and Winchester Walk lives "London's Larder", more formally known as Borough Market. This gourmand's delight is London's ... More
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Restaurants near Vinopolis

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Cantina Vinopolis
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1 Bank End Bridge,, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Vinopolis
Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wagamama
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
1 Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Vinopolis
Taking inspiration from Japanese ramman-noodle bars, Wagamama is the ultimate in high quality fast food. Huge bowls of steaming, soupy noodles, chicken dumplings with a chilli-soy ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Del Mercato
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
No 1 Bank End, SE1 | Same location as Vinopolis
Italian Cuisine... More
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Education near Vinopolis

Near Vinopolis
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 21 minutes from Vinopolis
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 23 minutes from Vinopolis
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 24 minutes from Vinopolis
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
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Leisure near Vinopolis

Vinopolis gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 6 minutes from Vinopolis
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 9 minutes from Vinopolis
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Vinopolis
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
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Pubs near Vinopolis

The best pubs near London Vinopolis.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Vinopolis
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Vinopolis
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Vinopolis
... More
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Meeting venue hire near Vinopolis

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Vinopolis.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Vinopolis
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skinners' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 6 minutes from Vinopolis
... More
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Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Vinopolis
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More

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Kyoto Echo Choir
Concerts | On 22nd August 2014 

Southwark Cathedral 3 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Bob Chilcott and Keiichi Asai conduct Kyoto Echo Choir....More

Muse of Fire
Muse of Fire
Kids Events | Until 27th August 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Shakespeare's Globe's clever and award-winning immersive theatre piece for children and families, Muse of Fire, returns taking audiences on a ...More

 
King Lear
Theatre | Until 23rd August 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Joseph Marcell stars in this Shakespeare's Globe touring production, the story of a weary old king who divides up his ...More

Forbidden Broadway
Forbidden Broadway
Theatre | Until 30th August 2014 

Menier Chocolate Factory 4 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Another rip-roaring night at the Menier Chocolate Factory as a cast of four - and their hard-working pianist - take ...More

 
Holy Warriors
Holy Warriors
Theatre | Until 24th August 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Premiering at the Globe on 19th July 2014, David Eldridge's Holy Warriors is a story of holy war and bloody ...More

 
Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar
Theatre | Until 11th October 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Shakespeare's Globe artistic director Dominic Dromgoole directs this new staging of Julius Caesar set in Rome with Renaissance costumes. The ...More

 
Antony and Cleopatra
Antony and Cleopatra
Theatre | Until 1st September 2014 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 4 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Eve Best, who played Wallis Simpson in the Oscar-winning film The King's Speech, returns to Shakespeare's Globe to play Cleopatra ...More

 
Belly Dancing
Sporting Events | Until 31st October 2014 

Del Aziz, Bankside 5 minutes walk from Vinopolis

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Malevich: Revolutionary of Russian Art
Malevich: Revolutionary of Russian Art
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Vinopolis

A major retrospective of Kazimir Malevich, leading pioneer of abstract art in Russia whose work was banned in the Soviet ...More

 
Robert Mapplethorpe
Robert Mapplethorpe
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

Tate Modern 6 minutes walk from Vinopolis

Photographs and self-portraits by the avant-garde American artist Robert Mapplethorpe are the subject of a free display at Tate Modern, ...More

 
 
 
 
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