BFI Bar

Join us before a film or after work and unwind in our bar with cocktails and a full drinks menu. It’s the perfect place to meet friends or for a date night. There’s plenty of casual, comfortable seating to sit back and soak up the buzzy atmosphere of BFI Southbank.

Opening times

  • Monday: 16:00 - 22:00
  • Tuesday: 16:00 - 22:00
  • Wednesday: 16:00 - 22:00
  • Thursday: 16:00 - 22:00
  • Friday: 16:00 - 23:00
  • Saturday: 12:00 - 23:00
  • Sunday: 12:00 - 21:00
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BFI Riverfront

Join us for lunch, dinner or drinks with a stunning view of the River Thames. BFI Riverfront offers a range of dishes from handmade stone-baked pizzas and delicious colourful salads to mouth-watering fish and meat dishes. The kitchen is open from 12pm until our last seating at 9pm. Our bar is open from 10am, so come and grab a carbon neutral coffee from our great baristas.

From 4pm every day, you can sit back with a drink or host a group of your friends in our Balcony Bar. With a covered terrace that offers great views of the buzzing South Bank, this will quickly become your new favourite drinking spot.

Opening times

  • Monday: 10:00 - 23:00
  • Tuesday: 10:00 - 23:00
  • Wednesday: 10:00 - 23:00
  • Thursday: 10:00 - 23:00
  • Friday: 10:00 - 00:00
  • Saturday: 10:00 - 00:00
  • Sunday: 11:00 - 22:00
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BFI Café

Our light and airy café in the BFI Southbank is the perfect place to meet friends or colleagues over a coffee, cake or light salad lunch. It also sells cinema snacks if you fancy staying on and catching a film.

Opening times

  • Monday: 11:00 - 20:00
  • Tuesday: 11:00 - 20:00
  • Wednesday: 11:00 - 20:00
  • Thursday: 11:00 - 20:00
  • Friday: 11:00 - 20:00
  • Saturday: 11:00 - 20:00
  • Sunday: 11:00 - 20:00
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