Top 5 Restaurants in Canary Wharf

A guide for renters in Canary Wharf

Foodies looking to rent in Canary Wharf will be spoiled with choices. As a huge financial hub and busy centre, there’s tons of restaurants for all kinds of renters – whether you’re a young business person or a parent with kids.

Waterside view of the Big Easy Restaurant in Canary Wharf
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NO. 1

Big Easy Restaurant in Canary Wharf

With over 3,000 reviews on Google, Big Easy is an American BBQ and crab shack joint with an average rating of 4 stars. Customers boast about the great food, amazing service, happy hour deals and live music. Overall, Big Easy has a fun casual atmosphere, beautiful views and superb food. Renters in the area absolutely love Big Easy. We recommend booking ahead as the restaurant can get very busy.

The American themed Big Easy Restaurant in Canary Wharf.
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Big Easy – Barbecue Restaurant


NO. 2

ROKA Canary Wharf

Looking for an apartment in Canary Wharf? You may find yourself close by to ROKA. Located right in the centre of the area, ROKA serves contemporary Japanese cuisine such as sashimi and sushi. The ambience is elegant, modern and high‑class. They offer outdoor dining on the terrace with stunning skyline as a backdrop. The restaurant boasts 4.5 stars on Google for its amazing customer service, making it a great spot for work lunches and celebrations. If you enjoy the finer things in life, you’ll love ROKA. Fair warning, the food can get quite expensive.

Some of what the ROKA has to offer.
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ROKA Canary Wharf


NO. 3

Gaucho Restaurant

Self‑proclaimed as UK’s best Argentinian steakhouse, Gauchos offers South American cuisine and fine dining. They’re known for their rib eye steak, empanadas, and drinks. Here, you’ll enjoy stunning views over the river Thames, delicious food and a lavish atmosphere, which simply embodies everything renters move to Canary Wharf for. While not extremely formal, Gauchos is a little more high‑end than your average restaurant. With 4.3 stars on Google, it’s the perfect spot for a celebration or romantic date night.

Some of what the ROKA has to offer.
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Gaucho Restaurant's high end cuisine
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Gaucho Canary Wharf


NO. 4

The Ivy Restaurant

The Ivy is a west end theatre restaurant with modern British cuisine. True to its name, The Ivy is elegant, posh, and opulent. Filled with flora and art deco, the interior is timeless and classy. With 4.5 stars, it’s famous for its celebrity sightings and elite reputation. Reviews recommend their steak, beef tartare, and shepherd’s pie. Renters who are looking to impress or spot an A‑list actor will certainly want to visit The Ivy.

The Ivy Restaurant in Canary Wharf.
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Seating inside the Ivy near Canary Wharf
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The Ivy Canary Wharf


NO. 5

The Parlour, Canary Wharf

The Parlour is a modern and creative bar and restaurant. Located in the heart of Canary Wharf, the restaurant is garden‑inspired and industrial style. It’s the perfect spot for renters who love all‑day drinking and social get‑togethers. They serve steaks, burgers, salmon and sandwiches. Not to mention, their selection of carefully crafted cocktails, wines and brews.

The Parlour, one of the best restaurants in Canary Wharf.
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The Parlour, Canary Wharf

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