River Café

Row 1

Thames Wharf, Rainville Rd (opp. Bowfell Rd)
London, W6 9HA
+44 20 7386 4200
$ $ $ $
Mon–Fri: 12:30 PM–2:15 PM Sat: 12:30 PM–2:30 PM Sun: Noon–3:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Beneath the office of architect Sir Richard Rogers is the famous restaurant run by his wife Ruth. Jamie Oliver and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall both trained in the kitchens here.
  • Great food. Great service. Very expensive. Worth it !!!
  • Great location for a weekend lunch. The fish was cooked perfectly and very tasty, one of the best I had in London:definitely worth the long waiting
  • Fantastic food, fantastic service, fantastic everything !
  • Inside or outside this place is a great contemporary restaurant. Service is excellent and the staff are really friendly. As for the food... First class.
  • Amazing place and great service. Best to grab a table outside on a sunny Friday afternoon late lunch for work.
  • "A little further afield than the others but definitely not one to be missed. The food is just gorgeous and with seasonal menus, you're in for a real treat."
  • Absolutely exquisite food and hella elegant. On a sunny day, a walk along the river for lunch at the River Cafe is one of the great London experiences. The Chocolate Nemesis is as good as it sounds...
  • Book well ahead for the chance to try chargrilled Scottish scallops and melt-in-the-mouth gnocchi.
  • The Rabbit. Have the Rabbit. It's genius.
  • Crab pasta is fantastic. The perfect summer restaurant for a relaxed lunch with brilliant food
  • Tasty food and good service, though not sure it was worth a special trip
  • One of the most relaxed Michelin restaurant with outstanding food. Order Pasta w/ Vongole and chocolate nemesis, so delicious.
  • One Michelin star.
  • Capesante defiantly is.
  • The founding father of Fine Italian cuisine in London. For special events, book in advance and it's lovely to sit outside in the summer.
  • Food is solid good, but they know it..so it looks a bit contemptuous
  • Probably the time when less stress
  • Cosy, yet classy environment; grilled artichokes, taglierini pomodoro, game birds, i.e. Woodcock, pigeon; extensive Italian wine selection
  • If you want to splurge $ this Italian is for you. Setting is beautiful, the food is truly Italian, flavors are superb, wine and drinks selection really nice. Great place to see some famous faces 2.