Specialising in Eastern and Central Europe cuisine from the soups, pickled fish and dumplings of Poland and Russia to the hearty spiced stews of Hungary. The Baltic Bar serves over 70 varieties of vodka straight from the deep freeze in frozen glasses.
MESON DON FELIPE
Opened in 1987, Meson Don Felipe was one of London's first authentic Spanish Tapas bars. It offers an excellent variety of more than forty tapas to choose from and serves over one hundred wines.
This bar & restaurant is situated in the Young Vic Theatre set between two floors offering breakfast, lunch and dinner and a huge variety of cocktails. There is a large heated terrace overlooking this busy and vibrant area.
Cubana is a lively venue within walking distance of Waterloo Station. Cuban themed, the restaurant offers great food and an extensive selection of homemade Mojitos. It is said that Cubana brought Mojitos to the UK in the 1990s. Open till 3am on Fridays and Saturdays with a line up of Cuban Salsa and Latin music.
Olivelli is a buzzing and contemporary restaurant owned by the Salamone brothers who have preserved two key ingredients from the past: a big-hearted welcome and fair priced quality food which includes homemade pasta and pizza.
Around the corner from the Old Vic and between Waterloo and Southwark station, this is a great place for a pre-theatre dinner or drinks. Serving Thai food, it is a lively pub with sports screenings and outside seating.