The Oystercatcher

Victoria Parade, England, SE10 9FR, United Kingdom


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The Oystercatcher London Weddings

The Oystercatcher is a stunning restaurant wedding venue in London featuring elegant interior design, delicious cuisine, and expansive river views. The versatile, open-plan space lends itself perfectly to weddings with ample room for 200 guests for a cocktail reception or 100 guests for a sit-down dinner. 

With an in-house restaurant, The Oystercatcher London is renowned for its professional event management and exceptional catering options. Simply make your selections from the thoughtful and excellent value packages, and allow the team to take care of you and your guests. 

With a neutral, stylish colour palette and light-filled riverside spaces, you can transform The Oystercatcher London into your perfect wedding venue. The in-house event management team will work with you, offering their expertise and considering your personal tastes in every aspect of your day.

The Scene at The Oystercatcher London

The Oystercatcher London offers exclusive venue hire, so you can truly make the space your own for your wedding day. With warm, professional service, your guests will love relaxing and celebrating against the picturesque river backdrop. 

The Oystercatcher is both central and peaceful, with a prime location in vibrant, beautiful Greenwich. Plenty of stunning indoor and outdoor ceremony locations, including quaint churches and lush parks, are at your fingertips. Likewise, you’ll have no shortage of attractive photo opportunities while exploring the surroundings. 

Offering full venue hire, this restaurant venue in London has three unique spaces that each work perfectly for an elegant waterfront wedding reception. Enjoy a sophisticated reception downstairs in the main bar area, with access to the beautiful quayside terrace. Downstairs is especially well-suited to celebrating post formalities with ample space for dancing and entertainment.

The Oystercatcher Wedding Ceremonies

The Oystercatcher London’s excellent Greenwich location has many beautiful ceremony options nearby should you be looking for a picturesque spot to exchange vows. Although the venue itself does not host ceremonies, you’ll find Greenwich Park nearby, as well as quaint churches and townhalls just a short drive away. 

The Oystercatcher Wedding Receptions

The Oystercatcher London offers exclusive venue hire, allowing you the freedom to use the space to best suit your unique wedding requirements. The experienced events team know this venue best; they will assist you in planning your wedding reception to flow seamlessly. 

Couples usually opt to have their reception downstairs in the spacious main bar area, taking advantage of the adjoining wrap-around terrace overlooking the River Thames. Depending on your wedding requirements, you have the freedom to choose between a cocktail reception with delicious grazing and canapés, a buffet-style feast, or beautifully plated options. 

Upstairs is best suited for a wedding breakfast, while downstairs has plenty of room for an evening of dancing, entertainment, and frivolity after the formalities. Your venue hire will grant you access to the venue from 9am on the morning of your wedding, giving your vendors plenty of time for any styling required. 

From your first enquiry to your post-wedding communications, the team at The Oystercatcher will have your satisfaction and enjoyment held firmly as their top priority.

Wedding Photography Near The Oystercatcher London

Some of the most popular wedding photography locations near The Oystercatcher London are:

  • Greenwich Park offers natural beauty and tranquillity ideal for elegant wedding portraiture post-ceremony. 
  • Old Royal Naval College is perfect for beautiful wedding photography with a unique maritime twist. 
  • The Thames, flowing just outside the striking facade of The Oystercatcher London, is an inspired and incredibly convenient photo opportunity for newlyweds.
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sitting Up to 90 Sitting
standing Up to 150 Standing

Wedding Venue Details

Wedding Services Reception Only
Wedding Ceremony


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available N/A
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A

Spaces At This Venue

  • The Oystercatcher Greenwich Wedding Venue


    The stylish and light-filled upstairs section of The Oystercatcher London is perfect for your wedding breakfast. The elevation offers guests stunning views of the river.

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  • The Oystercatcher London Waterfront Weddings


    Downstairs is ideally suited to dining and post-dinner celebrations. With plenty of room for your DJ and dancefloor, you’ll love how this versatile space transforms from sophisticated dining to the perfect party set-up.

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  • The Oystercatcher London Waterfront Wedding Venue

    The Terrace

    The adjoining terrace is the ideal breakout space to complement your downstairs reception. Your guests will be able to mingle in the fresh air while admiring the riverfront views.

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Nearby attractions:

Hotels nearby:

  • DoubleTree by Hilton London Greenwich
  • Novotel London Greenwich
  • Travel Lodge London Greenwich High Road

Venue Testimonials

I had my post-wedding drinks at The Oystercatcher, and the staff couldn’t have been more friendly/accommodating. Will definitely be coming back. What a lovely day! Thank you for making it so special.

Alison D

The Oystercatcher is absolutely outstanding, from the food to the service and to all the little details. We had a surprise party, and the team were so helpful, caring and catered to all our needs. The food portions were huge, tasty and beautifully presented. The restaurant is stunning; we had the best time.

Jessica D

Such a lovely find in the heart of Greenwich! I hired the top floor for privacy and was presented with stunning views of London. Laura and her team were so accommodating to all our needs which made the day even more special.

Nadine C

Frequently Asked Questions

For weddings at The Oystercatcher London held Monday to Thursday, the minimum spend starts at £4,000. The minimum spend for weddings held Friday to Sunday starts at £10,000. 

The Oystercatcher London can accommodate 150 guests for a cocktail-style reception or 90 guests for a seated reception. 

Weddings Monday to Saturday can end no later than 11pm. Sunday weddings must end by 10pm. Additional hours are available upon request. 

A wedding at The Oystercatcher London is a seamless, elegant, and exciting celebration. This waterfront venue brings the best of both worlds with its sophisticated yet warm ambience. All-inclusive venue hire with on-site restaurant catering means you can rest assured that every aspect of your wedding at The Oystercatcher London will be of a consistently high quality.  

The Oystercatcher London is surrounded by comfortable and picturesque accommodation options to suit various tastes and budgets. Options include:

  • Novotel London Greenwich
  • Travel Lodge London Greenwich High Road
  • The Pilot

The food at The Oystercatcher London is fresh and of high quality. Dishes are elegant yet unpretentious and are prepared with finesse. Each event at The Oystercatcher London has a bespoke menu created with the input of the host. 

Yes — The Oystercatcher offers a complimentary tasting to each booking which includes a selection of dishes from their wedding packages accompanied by paired wines.

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