West India Quay is a leisure destination next to the River Thames
and London Canary Wharf
. You can dine out, learn about history, take to the seas in the BBQ boat trips and have your socks blown off by the big screens in the multiplex cinema, Cineworld! With so much family entertainment on offer, West India Quay is truly the jewel of East London
The leisure quarter is home to a variety of activity, dining and lifestyle brands, from well-known national brands to local businesses and independents.
Brand favourites include Cineworld, Skuna Hot Tub and BBQ Boats, Museum of London Docklands, Pizza Pilgrims, Burger and Lobster and Browns.
Things To Do
Sink your teeth into some culture at the Museum of the Docklands! From a Roman settlement to Docklands’ regeneration, explore the history of London’s river, port and people at this museum located in an historic, grade I-listed warehouse! With interactive displays and a free interactive play area too, it's a great place to stop off at and explore.
Treat the kids to a big silver screen cinema experience at Cineworld London - West India Quay. From the latest bond movies to feel-good family favourites, or even ... a horror movie ... With atmospheric surround sound; outrageously comfortable seating, delicious snacks, and the friendliest customer service, you'll get the immersive cinematic experience of your dreams.
All aboard? Set off on your own private Skuna Hot Tub or BBQ Boat in the historic docks of West India Quay. Jump into this Nordic tradition with your own outdoor heated hot tub, whilst you cruise the waterways. The toasty 38°C water ensures a perfect experience in all weather! Get ready to sail and grill as you cook up a feast and cruise the docks.
Looking to flood your body with endorphins? If you are having a staycation
in East London
and aren't sure where to go for fitness, you'll be happy to know there is a Pure Gym
at West India Quay! Whether it's a quick fix HIIT workout, a relaxing morning yoga session or you want to head to steam rooms to loosen up your muscles, Pure Gym offers great rates and over 50 free classes a week!
Food & Drink
Nothing beats a meal in the harbour - rippling waters, chatter in the air and sunshine on your face. At West India Quay you are truly spoiled for choice with indoor & outdoor restaurants.
Feed your family with great value for money at the Wetherspoon. This family favourite pub restaurant stands in the Northwest Corner of the quay. The building itself was used to house ledgers of the West India Docks which is why this Wetherspoons is called The ledger House! You can enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner here.
In the mood to try something new? FYI - you'll need to like at least 2 dishes, lobster & burgers. Why? Because it's Lobster & Burger! These mouth-watering meals are the perfect treat for you and the kids after a busy day of exploring!
In the mood for a taste of Italy? Head over to the 'pizza playground' that is Pizza Pilgrims! It is the largest pizzeria in the chain. Pizza Pilgrims West India Quay has an amazing outside terrace and cool games like bocce ball, Mario Kart and Pinball. It's in a great location opposite Canary Wharf. You should also try out Browns Restaurant too, it has a great lunch menu!
Travelling & Parking For Visitors
Saba Multi-Storey Car Park
is right on West India Quay's doorstep. You can find it using this postcode for your satnav: E14 4AN. The entrance to the car park is located off Hertsmere Road.
You can get any of the following buses which travel to and from all over the capital: 15, 115, 135, 277*, D3, D6, D7, D8, N15*, N550*, N551* (*Indicates night bus).
Hertsmere Road has two bicycle racks: One near the Schools and Groups entrance and another by Cineworld. There is also a Cycle Hire docking station
located on Fisherman's Walk West, just across the other side of the dock.
There are a number of reputable taxi firms including Quayside Car Service, Sierra Cars and Express Sierra. The centre does not have links with any one company. Taxi bookings are the responsibility of the individual.