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Ping Pong Southbank

Belvedere Road | Festival Terrace, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX, England
+44 20 7960 4160
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“dim sum” (288 reviews)
“dumplings” (84 reviews)
“sticky rice” (24 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Belvedere Road | Festival Terrace, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice restaurant with a wide range of dishes. We ordered several things to share. Most was very good; what wasn't was just not my of my taste. Exceptional pork ribs! The bill was a bit expensive, although we ate a lot. Inside the local is...More

Thank MateoMara
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went as a large group of 15 and were able to book a table upstairs. We ordered a mix of dim sum, including our favourite steamed buns. Some of us are vegetarian and there were plenty of options to choose from. The service was...More

Thank Caroline G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Francesco was a great waiter and then food was very quick and tasted sublime. Thoroughly recommend. It was perfect for a meal just before the theatre

Thank danjan85
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The entire staff was really accommodating to our needs, great experience, especially our waiter Francesco was as friendly as efficient. Thank you ☺️

Thank florentinehirsch
Reviewed 5 days ago

never been before and will not go again. this is no reflection on the food or service it just is not the kind of food we like. the selection is like choosing from a chinese starter menu we where advised that it was a chinese...More

Thank valiantsStokeOnTrent
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were very happy with the service provided by the staff, especially Szilvia. We did not book and went on a busy Thursday. They managed to fit us in straight away and were really helpful in explaining how the process worked. The food was really...More

Thank Flearay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an awesome waiter!!! He truly made our experience wonderful. The food was lovely and as it was my first time, he explained all the dishes and how to order perfectly. I visited to celebrate my birthday and with our desert came a lovely candle...More

Thank Ashley H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regularly visit and am never disappointed! Everything is delicious and there's a good amount of vegetarian options. Only downside is communal tables on super busy evenings.

Thank Martin J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very happening place with the Southbank set and tourists. Select from a wide range of dim sum and share your meal and converse for a while with your dinner partner. We were lucky to get in without a reservation for early dinner and the...More

Thank uktravailer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here to have a last dinner with our local friends during our week-long trip in London. It was packed! We had 10 in our party and were seated on the second floor. They have a full Asian menu, leaning towards the Chinese side....More

Thank SFMomma74
Big time attractions such as the London Eye and a
thriving theatre scene (compliments of the National
Theatre and the Young Vic) are but a few of the
reasons that Southbank is such a collectively
cherished part of town. With plenty of family friendly
activities and venues lined up along a pedestrianized
river bank between Westminster Bridge and Waterloo
Bridge, visitors can always expect a casual and
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26 February 2017|
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Response from Chris F | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. They have a lift and it's wheelchair accessible.
Jon M
11 May 2016|
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Response from PingPongSouthbank | Property representative |
Hi Jon, Yes, we have a lounge area upstairs where we serve cocktails and nibbles. Hope to see you there soon!
27 June 2015|
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Response from PingPongSouthbank | Property representative |
Hello there, Yes, we are definitely child friendly! During the dinner service we tend to get quite busy, but for lunch it's a much calmer pace. We have plenty of high chairs as well as baby changing facilities on site... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Belvedere Road | Festival Terrace, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7960 4160
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Ping Pong Southbank is a modern Dim Sum restaurant with a touch of the ancient traditions of Chinese tea houses, like meeting to relax and share. Enjoy the sharing experience at 9 London locations, with an endless assortment of Dim Sum, cocktails and Chinese teas.
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