Butlers Wharf Chop House Bar and Grill

Offering amazing views of Tower Bridge and the riverside, Butlers Wharf Chop House Bar fulfills your appetite for British food in a relaxing atmosphere. In a striking location near Tower Hill and London Bridge stations, enjoy modern interpretations of classic British fare in the welcoming comfort of the cosy seating and oak-lined walls. Changing frequently to reflect the finest and freshest seasonal produce, the bar menu offers traditional British favourites with exceptional natural flavours. The full English breakfast is sure to satisfy, with eggs, Gloucester Old Spot sausage, Halesworth bacon, grilled tomato and mushrooms and toast on your plate. A number of other hearty choices are also available throughout the day, including the Chophouse Beef Burger and 12oz Shorthorn Rump Steak. Much-loved British favourites such as Toad in the Hole, Fish and Chips and Sausage and Mash are perfectly matched by one of the traditional English beers and wines on offer. Alternatively, your meal can also be accompanied by a selection of Bordeaux or Burgundy from the impressive wine list.

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The Butlers Wharf Building
36e Shad Thames
Restaurant Style(s)
Bar & Restaurant
Restaurant Cuisine(s)
Open Hours
Monday to Saturday: 12:00 - 16:15 & 17:30 - 22:45
Sunday: 12:00 - 16:15 & 17:30 - 21:45.
Average Price for Meal
Average Price for Main Course

Credit Cards Taken
All Major Credit Cards

Special Offers

Sorry no offers available at this time





Colchester rock oysters
From Colchester in Essex
Served with shallot vinegar & lemon
6       9      12
9.00  12.50  17.00
Dressed Cornish crab 13.50
Scallop, mussel & prawn thermidor 11.50
Cornish mussels, leeks & cream, Aspalls Suffolk cider 8.00
Potted shrimps, sourdough toast 9.50
Prawn cocktail 10.50
Chophouse shellfish platter 14.50
Oysters, prawns, mussels, whelks, clams, shallot vinegar & lemon mayonnaise

Wild mushroom soup 5.50
Dry aged fillet steak tartare, quails egg & toast 11.00
Jerusalem artichoke, watercress, duck egg & spiced walnut salad 7.50
Middle white pork terrine, pickled walnut & Cumberland sauce 7.00
Severn & Wye smoked salmon, potato drop scone, sour cream 10.50
Oatmeal crusted fishcake, tartare sauce 8.50
Scotch broth, pearl barley 6.50

George Blackwell hand picks our beef from the nearby surroundings of his Heron farm in Essex,
where he works closely with the local producers before hanging it on the bone for 28 days.
It is a uniqe operation with minimum ,food miles, and only traditional family run producers involved.
All meat from the charcoal grill are served with: 
onion rings, slow roast tomato & grilled mushroom, watercress, peppercorn or bearnaise sauce
Ribeye  250g/ 350g 24.00/ 33.50
Rump  250g 19.50
Sirloin 300g 26.50
Fillet  300g  35.00
T-Bone  450g  36.00
Salmon steak, lemon & watercress 18.50

Day boat market fish of the day at Market Price
Traditional fish & chips, mushy peas, tartare sauce 16.50
Wild seabass, sea radish & shellfish broth 21.00
Baked butterbean, salsify, wild mushroom & kale hotpot 15.00
Chophouse mixed grill, mustard mash & onion gravy 14.50
Old Spot pork chop, crushed potato, black pudding & sage gravy 21.50
Braised ox-cheek, wild cabbage & pickled beetroot 17.50
Roast rib of beef from Blackwell,s farm, Yorkshire pudding & roast potato 20.50
Steak & kidney pudding, buttered cabbage 17.50

Blackface lamb
From Ben Weatherall at Troloss farm in Dumfriesshire where these 10 months old 
animals are grazing freely on heather and wild herbs throughout his 6000 acre 
moor land. 
Butchered in-house, we serve it three ways with
spinach & rosemary gravy

Sprouting broccoli 4.00 Hand cut chips 3.75
Honey roast parsnips 3.75 Mashed potato 3.75
Chantenay carrots 4.25 Mixed leaf salad 4.50
Chefs vegetable plate 5.00  Spiced red cabbage 4.00
We have a no smoking policy at all tables
A discretionary service charge of 12.5% will be added to your bill
All prices are inclusive of VAT at 20%

BREAKFAST- daily 8am to 11.45am

Poached eggs on toast 5.00
Scrambled eggs on toast 5.00
Halesworth bacon & 2 fried eggs, toast 6.00
Smoked salmon & scrambled eggs 8.50
Grilled mushrooms on toast 6.00
Boiled eggs & soldiers 5.00


2 eggs as you wish, sausage, bacon, black pudding
grilled tomato, mushrooms, baked beans & toast
Toasted bacon butty 5.50
Toasted Middlewhite sausage doorstep 5.50
Toast & strawberry jam or marmalade 3.00
Porridge with almonds & berries 4.50

Juices from 3.00 
Fresh orange 4.00 
Tomato, Apple 3.75 
Grapefruit, Pineapple, Cranberry 3.00 

Juice blends all at 5.05
Mango lush - mango, apple, ginger
Strawberry blonde - strawberry, pineapple, orange
Sweet red - raspberry, cranberry, elderflower, sparkling water
Sunshine - banana, raspberry, orange, mint
Citrus city - grapefruit, lime, orange, lemon
Raspberry zinger - raspberry, lime, orange, mint

Cocktails from 4.65
Virgin Mary - tomato, Worcestershire sauce, tabasco, lemon 
juice & celery 4.65
Bloody Mary - as above, add vodka 6.65
Bucks fizz - Champagne, fresh orange 10.75
Bellini - Champagne, peach nectar 10.75
Or just a glass of good old Champagne 9.95

Smoothies all 5.60
Creamy nutmeg- banana, milk & nutmeg
Berry yoghurt- Mixed berries, yoghurt
Fruitasia- Banana, strawberry, raspberry, apple, yoghurt
Spiced lassi- Mango, milk, yoghurt, honey, spice
Recharger- Banana, dates, honey, yoghurt, milk

Coffee from 2.80
Espresso, Macchiato 2.80
Cappuccino, Latte, Filter 3.00
Double macchiato, Double espresso 3.00
Hot Chocolate, Mocha 3.00

Lose leaf tea all 3.00
English breakfast, Lapsang souchong,
Gunpowder green, Camomile, 
Earl Grey, Darjeeling, Fresh mint

We have a no smoking policy at all tables
A discretionary service charge of 12.5% will be added to your bill
All prices are inclusive of VAT at 20%


3 courses £32.50
2courses £25.00
To start:
Shellfish soup, cheese straw
Pork & game terrine, pickled walnut
Severn & Wye smoked salmon, potato drop scone, caviar & sour cream
Jerusalem artichoke & watercress salad, soft duck egg & walnuts
Oatmeal crusted fishcake, tartar sauce
6 Colchester rock oysters, lemon & shallot vinegar

To follow: 
Roast Rib of Beef, Yorkshire pudding
Spit roast free-range, corn fed chicken & bread sauce
Roast middle white pork, apple sauce & crackling
Coe valley lamb, mint sauce
Char grilled 250g sirloin, tomato, mushroom, onion rings & choice of béarnaise 
or peppercorn sauce
All roasts are served with chef,s vegetable plate, gravy & unlimited roast potatoes

Fillet of Cornish cod, early spring vegetables, tarragon butter &new potatoes
Whole lemon sole, brown shrimp butter, jersey royals & new potatoes
Traditional fish & chips, mushy peas & tartar sauce
Baked butterbean & wild mushroom hot pot

To end: 
Sticky toffee pudding, toffee sauce & clotted cream
Raspberry & apple crumble, custard
Flourless chocolate cake, jersey pouring cream
Selection of home made ice creams
British cheeseboard, chutney & oat biscuits

Please note this is a sample menu and subject to change 

All prices are inclusive of VAT at 17.5 %
A discretionary 12.5 % service charge will be added to your bill


SOUPS, SALADS & STARTERS____________________
Soup of the day  5.00
Coronation chicken salad  7.50
Warm squash & broccoli salad, Stilton & walnuts 8.50
Middle White pork terrine, Cumberland sauce  6.50
Fish fingers, tartare sauce 6.00
Severn & Wye smoked salmon 9.00
Potted shrimps, toast  8.50
BWCH Ploughman,s meat board 12.50
Selection of cold rare breed meats, apple, cheddar, chutney & bread

ON TOAST ____________________________________
Mushrooms on toast  6.50
Welsh rarebit 5.00 
Add a fried egg +1.00

                   3     6      9      12 
Colchester rocks  5.00  9.00  12.50  17.00
Colchester natives  9.00  18.00  27.00  36.00


Soup of the day
Corn fed chicken salad, caper dressing
Cornish mussels, leeks, cream Aspalls cider

Cottage pie
Gurnard, spinach & new potatoes
Baked mushroom & spinach pancake

Chocolate nemesis, pouring cream 
Sticky toffee pudding, clotted cream
Selection of ice creams
2 COURSES 12.00
3 COURSES 15.00
Available lunch & dinner daily

SANDWICHES ______________________________
whole meal bread, served with salad & potato crisps
Home cooked ham & Cheddar 7.00
Sandwich of the day  8.00
Smoked mackerel, tomato chutney  7.50

FISH & VEGETARIAN____________________________
Fish & chips, mushy peas, tartare sauce  15.00
Day-boat fish of the day  11.50
Fishcake, tartare sauce 9.50
Kedgeree  10.50
Baked mushroom & spinach pancake  10.00
Baked butter bean, salsify, wild mushroom hot pot  10.00

Middle White pork sausages & mash, onion gravy  10.00 
Gammon, egg & chips, grilled pineapple  11.50
Rib of beef 17.50
Yorkshire pudding & roast potato 
BWCH hamburger 12.50
Streaky bacon cheese & tomato chutney, hand cut chips 

SIDE ORDERS________________________________
Hand cut chips  3.50
Chefs vegetable plate 4.50
Winter leaf salad  3.50
Chantenay carrots  4.00
Honey roast parsnips 4.00
Winter greens  4.00
Spiced red cabbage  4.00

DESSERTS & CHEESE____________________________
Apple & rhubarb crumble, custard 4.50
Chocolate nemesis, pouring cream 4.50
Sticky toffee pudding, clotted cream 4.50
Selection of ice creams 4.50
Great British cheese board 9.50

We have a no smoking policy at all tables
A discretionary service charge of 12.5% will be added to your bill
All prices are inclusive of VAT at 20%