A Riverside Oasis - Gabriel's Wharf

If you're looking for some great food, nice little designer shops and a place to sit and relax next to the river - Gabriel's Wharf is where you should go.

Southbank is perfect for a nice long walk alongside the river but don’t miss out on Gabriel’s Wharf. This picturesque spot has a lovely village market feel and is great for outdoor eating and shopping. You can get everything from pizza to over 40 different types of sweet and savoury crepes, handmade pies, sandwiches, great coffee and so much more. Sit in the middle of the plaza, marvel at the wooden sculptures, absorb the atmosphere and relax. Or discover what the designer shops around the plaza have in store, from handmade hats, jewelry, ceramics, fair trade furnishings and artwork, absolutely great for gift shopping. If you’re in the mood for some action, there’s also a cycle hire shop.

Opening hours:
Tue to Sun 11am – 6pm, restaurants and bars open til late
Where:
between Waterloo and Blackfriars Bridge, next to Oxo Tower

Underground Stations:
Waterloo and Southwalk

written by sandkorn on 2011-04-12 in #world #locations #travel-destination #london #se1 #sculptures #southbank #hitlist #restaurant #relax #lcg #riverside #gabriel-s-wharf #shops #food

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