The area of Blackfriars is located in Central London and lies in the south-west corner of the City of London, home to Blackfriars Bridge and the Millennium Pier. Within a short walk from Blackfriars, you can find a wide variety of entertainment and activities; from live shows and ballet at the Peacock Theatre to exhibitions at the Bankside Gallery. You may recognise some of the older areas of Blackfriars, which are popular with TV series and films set in Victorian times such as Sherlock Holmes and David Copperfield. As well as the excellent entertainment and fascinating history that you are able to discover throughout the area, there are also many culinary delights to keep you satisfied, from fine dining establishments to convenient cafés.
Setting up your business here
Blackfriars offers an excellent variety of shopping locations as well as outstanding office space with fantastic views of St Paul’s Cathedral and the Tate Modern which are located over the River Thames. There are also a number of other businesses in the neighbourhood, from solicitors and conference venues to leisure facilities and investment consultants such as Brookland Partners. The social venues, including restaurants, bars and theatres allow for extensive business networking both during and outside working hours. Travelling in and out of the area couldn’t be easier now that the new Blackfriars Station has reopened following significant redevelopment over the past several years. The new station now boasts a range of excellent improvements including street level escalators, new lifts and many other improvements for travellers and commuters alike. If you would prefer alternative transportation you can always hop on one of the many buses that serve the area, and drivers will always be able to find convenient, secure parking.
A typical office in Blackfriars
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Things to do in Blackfriars
With a huge choice of entertainment on your doorstep you will have plenty to keep you entertained in Blackfriars. As well as an array of theatres and comedy clubs for you to enjoy, there are also many bars and pubs such as Voltaire on New Bridge Street, for relaxing, after-work drinks. Blackfriars is home to a wealth of restaurants catering for a wide range of tastes and budgets. If you are looking for somewhere to entertain colleagues or clients then you have the choice of many excellent eateries including the popular Diciannove in the City, a chic hotel restaurant serving modern Italian food. If you are looking for somewhere for a quick business lunch then the contemporary Thai restaurant, Krua by Nathong, could be an excellent choice.
- Tube lines: District; Circle
- Mainline stations: Blackfriars; Cannon Street; Mansion House
- Nearest motorways: M1; M4
- Nearest airports: City; Heathrow
- Other: 12 bus routes travelling in and out of Blackfriars