The Roof Gardens

London

Welcome to Babylon

High up on the 7th floor with amazing views over London's skyline and The Roof Gardens, Babylon Restaurant offers mouth-watering cuisine. If it’s just a drink you’re after you can also kick back on the Babylon Terrace and enjoy a cocktail or two…

You can make your reservation online using our live booking system. If you'd like to discuss your request with us directly, book a party of 8 or more people in the restaurant or reserve our private dining room, please contact us on +44(0)207 368 3993 or babylon@roofgardens.virgin.com.


Menus

Your taste buds will be thrilled with our menus. The award winning food at Babylon is best described as contemporary British cuisine. Our menus change regularly to ensure that only the freshest, seasonal ingredients are used.

We're delighted to announce that Babylon Restaurant has been awarded 'Most Improved Sustainability' at the Sustainable Restaurant Association Awards 2013. Please note menus are for guidance only and are subject to change.


Private Parties in Babylon

Babylon’s Private Dining Room has one of the most beautiful views in London and is ideal for parties or meetings for up to 12 guests. With its own private terrace overlooking our resident flamingos and dedicated waiter all you need to do is sit back and relax. We can also accommodate larger groups of 30 or up to 120 if you hire the entire restaurant.

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Babylon’s Winter Terrace

This winter cosy up on Babylon's heated terrace and enjoy a delicious menu of baked cheeses and fresh breads. We also have a range of hot cocktails to keep you nice and warm…

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Jazz Evenings

Babylon comes alive on Tuesday nights from 7.30pm with the smooth tunes of live jazz. No need to bring your dancing shoes, just sit back and enjoy a delicious menu against a backdrop of live music.

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Sunday Roasts

Enjoy Sunday roast lunch at Babylon from £27 per person for two courses or £30 per person for three courses; it's the perfect excuse for a family get together or a well-deserved catch up with friends!

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Gift Vouchers

A Roof Gardens gift voucher for Babylon Restaurant is the perfect way to wish a loved one happy birthday, thank a colleague for their hard work or simply treat a friend to a well-deserved gift!

Our vouchers are flexible so you get to choose the value which can then be redeemed in Babylon Restaurant at any time. Just call ahead or book a table online.

We'll include a special message for your recipient from you and if you prefer we can send it directly to them in a snazzy presentation sleeve.

To order your gift voucher simply click on the button below, add in all your details, and we will be in touch to process payment. We aim to be in touch with you within 24 hours.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Babylon restaurant?
Babylon is situated on the 7th floor and is accessible directly by lift from the ground floor. Or, if you arrive at The Roof Gardens first on the 6th floor you can walk up the stairs to our welcome desk and restaurant bar.

What can I see from Babylon?
The best views are from Babylon’s terrace. To the east you can see the City, St. Paul’s, Canary Wharf, and Centre Point. To the south is the National History Museum, Battersea Power Station, Crystal Palace, and to the west you can see Earl’s Court, Kensington Olympia, and Richmond Park.

When is Babylon open?
Babylon Restaurant is open Monday to Saturday from 12pm to 2.30pm for lunch, and from 7pm to 10.30pm for dinner. The restaurant also opens for lunch on Sunday from 12pm to 2.30pm.

What is the food like?
The award winning food at Babylon is best described as contemporary British cuisine. Our menus change regularly to ensure that only the freshest, seasonal and sustainably sourced ingredients are used.

Is there a bar at Babylon?
There is a bar, but it’s only a small one and it’s designed to welcome those dining in the restaurant – you can pop in for a drink but it’s always best to call up beforehand to check how busy we are!

Do you cater for special diets?
We’ll certainly do our best. If you look at our à la carte menu online and see something you particularly fancy, do let us know in advance and we’ll see what we can do.

Did you know? Babylon can be hired for groups or even exclusively
There is a private dining room with space for up to 12 at the rear of the restaurant with its own terrace overlooking the flamingos in the Woodland Garden. It is also possible to hire the semi-private area for up to 28 people. If you’re really in the mood for a party, we’d be happy to let you hire the entire restaurant which seats up to 120 people, or hire it for a cocktail reception for up to 150 people.

Can I eat outside?
Babylon has an outside terrace available during the summer months, although we seat this space on a first-come, first-served basis, regardless of whether you have made a reservation.

Are children welcome?
Children are always welcome, and we have a special menu for our younger diners with very favourable prices for two courses. Kiddie packs are provided for children on arrival, and on Sundays a magician is on hand to keep the kids fully entertained!