Bankside  

 
 
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Bankside, Bankside, Southwark, London SE1
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Bankside in Southwark. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Bankside is London Bridge Railway Station which is about 7 minutes to the South East.

Bankside is in the London area of Bankside.

 

LondonTown.com - Bankside Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

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

Railway Stations

 
London Bridge Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
4 minutes walk
 
Snowsfields NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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September in London 2016

Swoon over Pride and Prejudice at the Open Air Theatre, rock with Primal Scream at OnBlackheath and dip into design with the London Design...

 
 
April in London 2016

The Rolling Stones, Glen Close and Sheridan Smith are three of hottest ticket in town this April when the London...

 
 
New Hotels in London 2015

In 2015 there's a new hotels boom in East London with Z Shoreditch, M by Montcalm, Old Street Magistrates Court Hotel and the Tobacco...

 
 
Pancake Day Races in London

There's more to just eating pancakes on Pancake Day, there are also a number of flipping marvellous races taking place across the city. Whether...

 
 
London 2016: Mainstream Theatre (January - June)

Sheridan Smith makes her much awaited return to the West End, Friends star Matthew Perry presents his first ever play and late playwright Sarah...

 
 
What's on in London 2016

Find out the best London 2016 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2016 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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London Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £120  35% off
8-18 London Bridge Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Bankside
The London Bridge Hotel is an independent 4 star boutique hotel located right in the heart of London, making it an ideal accommodation choice for those ... More
 
 
 
Mercure London Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £64  25% off
71-79 Southwark Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Bankside
This hotel in the Bankside area, just a five minute walk from London Bridge Tube station and Borough Market, offers good value for money. Walk from ... More
 
 
 
Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £283  29% off
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Bankside
The first ever luxury Shangri-La Hotel in London has the unique selling point of occupying the upper floors of one of the tallest buildings in Europe. ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Bankside

Near Bankside
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
A Midsummer Night's Dream
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 30th April to 11th September 2016
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, 21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
Emma Rice's first season as Artistic Director of Shakespeare's Globe commences with a new production of the comedy A Midsummer Night's ...More
 
 
 
Now On
The Truth
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 3rd to 7th May 2016 - Various Times
Menier Chocolate Factory, 53 Southwark Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Bankside
Lindsay Posner directs the UK premiere of Florian Zeller's coruscating portrait of marriages in crisis in which an adulterous husband discovers that his wife is embroiled ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Bridges Of London Photography
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 7th May 2016 - 2pm-4.30pm
The Monument, Fish Street Hill, EC3R | 7 minutes from Bankside
A river Thames photographic Tour. Enhance your camera skills to capture London from the vantage of the Thames on this workshop and tour led by a ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Bankside

Near Bankside
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
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
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
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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The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Bankside

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Bankside
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Golden Hinde
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Pickfords Wharf, Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
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 Bankside
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
 
 
 
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Southwark Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
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 Bankside

The best shops and markets near Bankside
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
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 Bankside
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 | 4 minutes from Bankside
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 Bankside

What are the best dining options near Bankside London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cantina Vinopolis
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1 Bank End Bridge,, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wagamama
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
1 Clink Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
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, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Bankside

Near Bankside
Linguarama
London > Education > English Language Courses
101 Finsbury Pavement, Bankside, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Bankside
Over £1000pw. One-to-one business English courses.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Bankside

Bankside gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
On Your Bike
London > Leisure > Activities
The Vaults Montague Close, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
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National Register of Personal Trainers
London > Leisure > Fitness
16 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Bankside
Personal Trainer ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Bankside
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Bankside

The best pubs near London Bankside.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Bankside
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 | 5 minutes from Bankside
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
The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Bankside
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Bankside

Bankside clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis Wine Wharf
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
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
Vinopolis
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
1 Bank End, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
If 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 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rake
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Bankside
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Bankside

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Bankside.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
Premier Inn London Southwark
London > Business > Venue Hire
Anchor, 34 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Bankside
Perched on the south bank of the river Thames, this hotel is within walking distance of many of London’s most famous sights. Stroll down to the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skinners' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 5 minutes from Bankside
... More
 
 
 
 

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5 mins North West
 
 
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Bankside, London TN13
30 miles South East
 
 
Bankside, London TN13
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St Clement Danes Young Artists' Lunchtime Concert Series
Concerts | Until 5th July 2016 

St Clement Danes 8 minutes walk from Bankside

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The Flick
The Flick
Theatre | Until 15th June 2016 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre 11 minutes walk from Bankside

Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama The Flick transfers direct from New York to the ...More

 
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Theatre | Until 18th May 2016 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Bankside

Having first opened at the National in 1989, August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom ...More

 
Cleansed
Cleansed
Theatre | Until 5th May 2016 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre 11 minutes walk from Bankside

With Lyric Hammersmith presenting the first-ever operatic adaptation of a Sarah Kane play, there's another first ...More

 
The Suicide
The Suicide
Theatre | Until 25th June 2016 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Bankside

Currently Writer in Residence at the National Theatre Studio, Suhayla El-Bushra takes The Suicide ...More

 
Another World: Losing Our Children To Islamic State
Theatre | Until 7th May 2016 

Temporary Theatre (formerly The Shed) 11 minutes walk from Bankside

Novelist and writer Gillian Slovo presents a piece of verbatim documentary theatre, compiled from interviews conducted and directed by Nicolas ...More

Dr Johnsons Houses
Tours | Until 31st December 2016 

Dr Johnson's House 13 minutes walk from Bankside

A 300 year old town house, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys. It was built in 1700 and ...More

The Caretaker
Theatre | Until 14th May 2016 

Old Vic Theatre 19 minutes walk from Bankside

Joining celebrated actor Ralph Fiennes, who stars in The Master Builder , on ...More

Ellsworth Kelly
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Bankside

Retrospective exhibition to mark the abstract artist's 90th birthday, curated by Ann Coxon....More

Cy Twombly
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Bankside

Paintings and sculptures evoking the ancient world, with which the distinctive American artist was fascinated. Curated by Nicholas Serota and ...More

 
 
 
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