Upper Ground

 
 
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Upper Ground, South Bank, Lambeth, London SE1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Upper Ground is Southwark Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the South East.

Upper Ground is in the London area of South Bank.

 

LondonTown.com - Upper Ground Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Southwark Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Find out the best London 2015 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2015 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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    Mondrian London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £99  26% off
    20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    London landmark Sea Containers House, situated between the OXO Tower and Blackfriars Bridge on the South Bank, has been transformed into the Mondrian London, a luxury ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £73  39% off
    103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Upper Ground
    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
     
     
     
    Hilton London Bankside
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  22% off
    2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Upper Ground
    The Hilton London Bankside is a purpose built hotel with a four-storey glass atrium, 292 rooms and fitness centre, complete with swimming pool, and an opulent ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Upper Ground

    Near Upper Ground
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    wonder.land
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th November 2015 to 30th January 2016
    National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    A brand new musical inspired by Alice in Wonderland, wonder.land is Damon Albarn and Moira Buffini's hotly anticipated musical take on Lewis Carroll's much admired ...More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Motherf**ker With The Hat
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 10th June to 20th August 2015
    National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre, South Bank, SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    Stephen Adly Guirgis's profane and hilarious Tony award nominated tale of love and addiction in New York City comes to the National Theatre. Centred on a ...More
     
     
     
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    The Play That Goes Wrong
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
    Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, WC2B | 11 minutes from Upper Ground
    Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Upper Ground

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    Rambert
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    99 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    Founded by Marie Rambert in 1926, who was heavily influenced by her work with Diaghilev, Stravinsky and the Ballet Russes, Rambert dance company is one of ... More
     
     
     
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    Curzon Mondrian
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    Situated within Mondrian London, Curzon Mondrian is a 56-seat cinema run by the independent cinema company from Friday evenings through to Sunday. Screenings include new releases, ... More
     
     
     
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    National Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    South Bank, South Bank, , South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    Each year the three superb venues in the National Theatre put on a significant proportion of the world's best productions. From intimate character studies in the ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Upper Ground

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Ground
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Gabriel's Wharf
    London > Attractions > Sights
    Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    Situated just 2 minutes walk from Oxo Tower Wharf, this paved area becomes an oasis of outdoor eating as soon as the sun comes ... More
     
     
     
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    Oxo Tower Wharf
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Bargehouse Street, Off Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Upper Ground
    Originally a power station, later a reprocessing plant owned by the Oxo Company, the bold, Art Deco Oxo Tower was marked out as ripe for demolition ... More
     
     
     
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    The Hayward Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Upper Ground
    The Hayward Gallery has been the originator or host of influential exhibitions since 1968. It mounts temporary exhibitions of contemporary and historical art. The gallery, named ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Upper Ground

    The best shops and markets near Upper Ground
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    Oxo Tower and Gabriel's Wharf
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Upper Ground
    As you stare across the river at this bustling, stylish, multi-faceted venue, it’s hard to believe that this riverside warehouse was once a reprocessing plant for ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Konditor & Cook
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    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
    Evans Cycles
    London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
    77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Upper Ground
    With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Upper Ground

    What are the best dining options near Upper Ground London?
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    RSJ
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    13A Coin Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    French cuisine. Booking advised. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. ... More
     
     
     
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    Gourmet Pizza
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    Upper Ground, Gabriels Wharf, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    Italian Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    Camino Bankside
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    5 Canvey Street, The Blue Fin Building, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    Camino tapas bar in the Blue Fin Building on Bankside - serving jamon, tapas, and brunch on weekends - comes from a small stable of Spanish ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Upper Ground

    Near Upper Ground
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    Courtauld Institute of Art
    London > Education > Arts and Drama
    Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 8 minutes from Upper Ground
    The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 12 minutes from Upper Ground
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    Career Energy
    London > Education > Career Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 14 minutes from Upper Ground
    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
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Upper Ground

    Upper Ground gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Bernie Spain Gardens
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Agua Bathhouse and Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Bathhouse and Spa within Mondrian London at Sea Containers. Bringing ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Chang's Hapkido Academy
    London > Leisure > Martial Arts
    Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Upper Ground
    Grandmaster Gedo Chang's Hapkido martial arts schools emphasises practical self-defence, confidence, balance and fitness. The ancient Korean martial art of Hapkido is made up of three components: ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Upper Ground

    The best pubs near London Upper Ground.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Thirsty Bear
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Upper Ground
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    King's Arms
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Anchor & Hope
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Upper Ground
    The Anchor & Hope is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Upper Ground

    Upper Ground clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Oxo Tower Bar & Brasserie
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Upper Ground
    Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Dandelyan
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Mondrian London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    A sumptuous, Art Deco-inspired interior designed by Tom Dixon and views over the South Bank, Dandelyan is no unwanted weed. Instead it's a cut above your ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Upper Ground
    Designed by the Eden Project, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening for stunning sundown views over the ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Upper Ground

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Upper Ground.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Deck at the National Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    National Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Upper Ground
    The greatest theatre in the world? Probably. Each year the three superb venues in the National Theatre put on a significant proportion of the world's best ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Skylon
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Upper Ground
    The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Russell Brand: A Trew Work In Progress
    Comedy | Until 13th August 2015 

    Temporary Theatre (formerly The Shed) 3 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    The provocative stand-up, actor and social commentator presents developmental material in an intimate setting ahead of his next tour....More

    Three Days in the Country
    Three Days in the Country
    Theatre | Until 21st October 2015 

    National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 3 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    John Simm leads the cast of the National Theatre's production of Three Days in the Country, adpated for the London ...More

     
    The Red Lion
    The Red Lion
    Theatre | Until 30th September 2015 

    National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre 3 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Patrick Marber returns to the National Theatre, where his previous work includes Dealer's Choice and Closer, to premiere ...More

     
    The Motherf**ker With The Hat
    The Motherf**ker With The Hat
    Theatre | Until 20th August 2015 

    National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 3 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Stephen Adly Guirgis's profane and hilarious Tony award nominated tale of love and addiction in New York City comes to ...More

     
    Carsten Holler: Decision
    Carsten Holler: Decision
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    The Hayward Gallery 5 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Especially-commissioned slides invite courageous visitors to Carsten Holler's summer exhibition at the Hayward to travel from the gallery's iconic glass ...More

     
    The Trial
    The Trial
    Theatre | Until 8th August 2015 

    The Young Vic 6 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Olivier Award winner Rory Kinnear stars as Josef K, an ordinary man put on trial by a mysterious agency for ...More

     
    A Number
    A Number
    Theatre | Until 8th August 2015 

    The Young Vic 6 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Real-life father and son John and Lex Shrapnel star in Caryl Churchill's haunting meditation on identity, intimacy and belonging as ...More

     
    Echoes & Reverberations
    Exhibitions | Until 16th August 2015 

    Southbank Centre 6 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    A group exhibition exploring performative approaches to aural culture and oral history, including works by Jumana Emil Abboud and Joe ...More

    Badge Making: Workshop
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    Southbank Centre 6 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Create your own pin badges....More

    Big Wedding Makeathon: Workshop
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    Southbank Centre 6 minutes walk from Upper Ground

    Fun, interactive sessions of crafty creativity....More

     
     
     
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