About Us

The striking modern interior of aqua shard

Aqua shard is a lively, cosmopolitan restaurant serving innovative contemporary British cuisine. At breakfast, lunch, weekend brunch, afternoon tea or dinner, guests can enjoy spectacular views from Level 31 of The Shard. Only the best British and Irish produce is used including many ingredients sourced from nearby Borough Market, and elegant presentation makes every meal at aqua shard feel like a special occasion.

The bar at aqua shard is London’s ultimate destination bar, boasting unrivalled views of the capital from its spectacular three-storey atrium. Beautifully crafted cocktails inspired by quintessentially British drinks gin and tea, as well as a thoughtfully chosen wine list by the glass or bottle are available all day from 12 until 1am. No reservations are required, simply come on up and enjoy!

Website: aquashard.co.uk

Opening Hours


Mon-Fri 7am-10.30am
Sat-Sun & Bank Holidays 9am-10am

Weekend Brunch

Sat-Sun & Bank Holidays 10.30am-3.30pm


Mon-Fri 12noon-2.45pm

Afternoon Tea

1.00 - 5.00pm Monday – Friday, 1.00 – 4.00pm Saturday & Sunday (except Bank Holidays)


Mon-Sun 6pm-11pm

the bar at aqua shard

Mon-Sun 12noon-Late. No reservations required.

Dress Code for the restaurant and bar is smart casual, and we additionally request that guests do not wear sports clothing, vests or flip-flops.


Do please visit the blogs for our sister restaurants, aqua london and Hutong

aqua shard is part of Aqua Restaurant Group