Eat & Drink

Heist Bank Bar, Merchant Square, Paddington

Waterside bars & restaurants

Discover canalside bars, restaurants and delicious street food - all moments from Paddington Station.

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temper

The newest addition of the award winning smokehouse.

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Lockhouse bar, Merchant Square Paddington
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Lockhouse

Open from morning 'til night, this is London’s freshest craft food and beer venue.

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Gail's Bakery Crossiants, Merchant Square, Paddington
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GAIL’s Bakery

The canalside bakery with a fantastic array of artisan bread, pastries, cakes and savoury baked goods.

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Heist Bank Bar, Merchant Square, Paddington
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Heist Bank

Heist Bank is the new playground for grown-ups near the Grand Union canal and Paddington station.

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PizzaExpress Merchant Square interior
Restaurants

PizzaExpress

A small but perfectly formed pizzeria offering al fresco dining with views over the canal.

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Street Food

Katsu King

Katsu-themed dishes, including burritos and boxes with deliciously crispy chicken or aubergine.

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Rice
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Rice Guys

Deliciously tasty Asian comfort food made with sustainably sourced, nutritious ingredients.

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Simply Falafel street food at Merchant Square Paddington
Street Food

Simply Falafel

Traditional Lebanese Falafel with mouth-watering toppings and refreshing salads.

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Aloo Tama Nepalese Street Food, Merchant Square, Paddington
Street Food

Aloo Tama

Authentic Nepali/Tibetan street food that will tantalise your taste buds and satisfy your soul.

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Street Food

Simply Shawarma

At Merchant Square you’ll find bars, restaurants and a street food market – all set on the banks of the canal. Perfect for alfresco summer dining.

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Bar Torelli Airstream food truck, Merchant Square Paddington
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Bar Torelli

Artisan coffee, drinks and freshly baked goods and snacks served up on the banks of the canal.

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What’s On

See all the free events and activities at Merchant Square. Free open-air film screenings, dragon boat racing, summer concerts...

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GoBoat

This fun, self-drive boating experience lets you explore London from an entirely different angle - giving you access to a stunning section of the canal network.

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Active 360 paddle boarding on the canal at Merchant Square

Paddle boarding

If you haven't tried paddle boarding yet, then you're in for a treat! It's the perfect combo of adventure, exercise and relaxation.

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