• Londrino Restaurant and Wine Bar

The cuisine is Portuguese, try their raw beef and mussel juice, hispi cabbage, black garlic biscuit – everything they offer is very interesting. Their ice cream is amazing.

Where? 36 Snowsfields

London SE1 3SU, UK

  • Black Swan Yard Coffee LTD

They probably offer the best coffee in Bermondsey. They also offer amazing Snapery buns, chocolate brioche, acai bowls.

Where? 37 Bermondsey St

London SE1 3XF, UK

  • Omoide

The owner is Angelo Sato – chef of Story Restaurant. Their menu offers a variety of different meals – shokuji rice bowls, dashi, chirashi.

Where? 126 Bermondsey St

London SE1 3HS, UK

  • Kin and Deum

The menu is a mix of classic Thai and classic British. It offers so many classics like Thai green curries.

Where? 2 Crucifix Ln

London SE1 3JW, UK

  • Pique-Nique

If you are looking for a place to go grab breakfast – this is the place. Try their omelets composées, milk-fed brioche, croque monsieurs and chansons aux pommes (which is apple tarts).

You can also order a rotisserie chicken in advance to take it with you.

Where? Tanner St

London SE1 3LD, UK

  • Casse-Croûte

They have a blackboard which is written in French and it also changes on a daily basis. Don’t worry – the staff will translate it to you. Some of the more popular meals are a rabbit, hare, eggs en cocotte, pissaladière.

Where? 109 Bermondsey St

London SE1 3XB, UK

  • Hedone Bakery

They offer amazing patisserie and viennoisierie. Their bread, brioches, canelés, pains aux raisin soaked in banyuls vinegar, gummy crumbed sourdough and weathered rye are some of their popular options.

Where? Unit 5 Discovery Business Park, Priter Road, off, St James’s Rd

London SE16 4RA, UK

  • Little Bread Pedlar

They are famous for their baguettes – you can expect a long queue for them.

Where? Arch Spa Business Park 4, 6 Dockley Rd

London SE16 3FJ, UK

  • Le Chevalier Wine Bar & Shop

They offer amazing wine which you can take away or you can drink at the bar. On Wednesday they have a free corkage night.

Where? 85 Tower Bridge Rd

London SE1 4TW, UK

  • Bar Tozino

For those who are interested in going there – try two of their famous hams. One of them is pink, glazed, served with mustard. Everyone loves their Jamón Bellota – a pig, cured and carved to order, served with a Snapery baguette and fino sherry.

Where? Lassco Ropewalk, Maltby St

London SE1 3PA, UK