Head to London’s best rooftop restaurants early Friday morning for the best solar eclipse viewing experience in London.
THE SHARD 31 Saint Thomas Street, London SE1 9RY
Make a breakfast reservation at Aqua Shard or Hutong for Friday morning. Plonk yourself down for delicious platters of food while waiting for the eclipse’s arrival mid-morning. Alternatively, you can make your way to The View from The Shard for an unparalleled, 360 degrees view of the city, and of course, the solar eclipse.
HERON TOWER 110 Bishopsgate,EC2N 4AY
SKY GARDEN 20 Fenchurch Street, EC3M 3BY
The Sky Garden has three floors, with a rooftop garden, a restaurant and two bars. Have breakfast at the Darwin Brasserie or get a drink at the Sky Pod Bar while waiting for the solar eclipse. Not up for breakfast? Just sit yourself down at one of the many spots at the rooftop garden and enjoy the view.
SHOREDITCH HOUSE Ebor Street, E1 6AW
If you’re a member, go from 7AM and have breakfast on the rooftop. No matter where you’re seated, you’ll have clear views of the city and the eclipse.