Flying into most of London's airports means that you have to travel into the city but if you land at London City Airport you're immediately in the heart of London. Particularly popular with business travellers, you might be on a tight schedule when you're travelling through this airport but luckily there are a number of places to eat on-site. Don't go hungry during your journey – check out our guide to where to eat at London City Airport.
Where to eat at London City Airport
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- Restaurants at London City Airport
Restaurants at London City Airport
Before and after security
Quickly grab some tasty food and coffee from Pret A Manger, one of the UK's favourite grab-and-go sandwich shops. New recipes are introduced regularly at these busy spots and you'll find a mix of sandwiches, hot and cold wraps, mac and cheese boxes, baguettes, and sweet items like pastries. A big range of hot and iced coffee drinks are available.
Friendly food spot Soul & Grain is ideal for nourishing food when you're in a hurry. This bright and casual eatery offers pre-prepared sandwiches, salads, and hot boxes with a wide choice of fillings and plenty of veggie-friendly options. Artisan coffee is also available to keep you going on your journey.
Get premium Italian coffee as well as delicious casual food from Caffè Nero. This popular chain has a cosy feel and a strong Italian influence. As well as a huge range of coffee drinks you'll find rich cakes, sandwiches, paninis and toasties, and salads and hot food like pasta.
Enjoy a drink or food from local suppliers at Brick Lane Brews. This café-bar works with top local suppliers, bringing guests a menu of sausage rolls, bagels, and salads, plus artisan coffee, locally-brewed beers, and other alcoholic drinks too. It's a comfortable place to wait for your flight and it has a cosy feel.
Cabin Bar is a relaxed destination for food and drinks at the airport. Food is served all day here, with a varied breakfast menu with lighter and more filling options. Later on you can try British favourites like burgers and pies. This comfortable eatery also serves a broad range of drinks from coffee to craft beer or cocktails.
Savour gourmet meals and top quality drinks at The City Bar. This welcoming spot has a buzzy and bustling atmosphere. Start your day with breakfast or try options like pasta, burgers, and lighter sandwiches later on. The drinks list includes award-winning local beers plus renowned international wines.
One of the newest eateries at the airport, Juniper & Co is an elevated venue serving up food all day, prepared with local ingredients. Have breakfast here if you've got an early flight or try the all-day menu featuring options like burgers, salads, and cheese or charcuterie platters. Alcoholic drinks, including English wine and London-brewed beers, are also served here.
If you're hungry before your flight, the diverse international dishes at Hithe's London Bar & Eatery are sure to hit the spot. This venue serves an eclectic menu inspired by the diversity of our city. Food is available all day, to be enjoyed in comfy surroundings decorated with mirrors and London-themed murals. Alcoholic drinks are also available here.