South Bank London

Celebrate the New Year in South Bank!

South Bank is the venue for one of the world's most famous fireworks displays!

If you didn't manage to get tickets to watch the fireworks in person, you can still book in advance and party late this New Year's Eve with drinks, dinner and dancing at one of South Bank's restaurants.

Read on for everything you need to know about celebrating New Year's in style this year.

Book tickets for these NYE parties

12th Knot

Rooftop bar with top-notch cocktails and panoramic views looking out over the river.

La Gamba

A breezy Spanish tapas and wine restaurant that looks onto the Queen’s Walk at Southbank Centre.

Las Iguanas

Vibrant Latin American bar and restaurant with a fantastic terrace.

Gillray's Steakhouse & Bar

South Bank's premier steak restaurant and cocktail bar.

BrewDog Waterloo

Huge flagship craft beer bar set over two floors and packed with fun diversions.

Sea Containers Restaurant

An elegant venue for breakfast, brunch or dinner with breathtaking riverside views.

Ping Pong

A fresh and stylish destination for delicious dim sum and cocktails.

The Strings

This cosy restaurant at County Hall is known for its Italian cuisine, Spanish tapas and daily live classical guitar performances.


Popular family-friendly chain serving global cuisine right by the river.

Need to know

South Bank New Year's Eve FAQs

Road closures, ticketed viewing areas and restaurant bookings - everything you need to know about the dos and don'ts of visiting South Bank on New Year's Eve.

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New Year's Eve party guide

Celebrate New Year's Eve with dinner, drinks and dancing at one of these South Bank restaurants.

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