Type in the address to The Shard on your Uber and take a trip to Oblix. Located on the 32nd floor in London’s tallest building, this hot spot never wavers in class and style. The vantage point, the quality food, beautiful presentation and in-house musicians will turn your dining experience into an elegant highlight in your social calendar.
The Shard, 31 St Thomas St, London SE1 9RY
2 Galvin at Windows
Galvin is the perfect combination of exquisite food and breathtaking panorama. Located on the 28th floor of the Hilton Park Lane Hotel, the Michelin-starred menu features delicious French cuisine. The combination of these factors means you’re very likely to get carried away gazing out at the dreamy views across Hyde Park and beyond.
22 Park Ln, Mayfair, London W1K 1BE
3 Radio Rooftop Bar
Located at the chic ME Hotel, board the elevator into the sky - or at least to the tenth floor. Step out onto the rooftop and you'll be greeted by the 360 degree iconic union of Tower Bridge, the Gherkin and The Shard. Monday evenings are best, when the smaller crowd will allow you to appreciate just how magnificent the vista is. The twinkling evening city lights will fuel your night out, it's the perfect spot to kickstart your evening.
336-337 Strand, London WC2R 1HA
4 Oxo Tower Restaurant
Oxo Tower Wharf was originally built at the end of the 19th century as a power station for Royal Mail. Eight floors up boasts an iconic restaurant with a gorgeous terrace for those coveted sunny days. The floor-to-ceiling windows provide guests with panoramic views of London’s finest architecture. Pick a main and a crisp glass of wine and do your best royal wave at London’s skyline across the Thames.
Oxo Tower, Barge House St, London SE1 9PH
5 Vertigo 42
Travel up to the peak of Tower 42 and you’ll discover Vertigo 42. The name is enough to ward off any individuals who get panicky about heights but it's a must see. An elegant date night spot, diners can peruse the expertly crafted menu of wine, champagne, cocktails, and tapas. The circular venue provides wrap-around views of the city’s glittering skyline. It's a sight to behold.
Tower 42, 25 Old Broad St, London EC2N 1HQ