Looking for somewhere truly unique to host your event? The Lotus Floating Chinese Restaurant offers a wide variety of opportunities for corporate and private events.

From Wedding Receptions and product launches, to race nights and conferences, The Lotus offers a superb location to match its award winning cuisine. Situated in Canary Wharf, the heart of London’s Docklands, The Lotus provides a relaxing atmosphere and delightful setting for your event. Extensive local public transport links ensure the venue is perfectly accessible for all of your guests.

Operating across 2 Decks with a combined capacity of 500 people, enables The Lotus to provide a very flexible solution for your event. The top deck open plan function room is absolutely perfect for 150 guests and includes a greeting drinks area and dance floor. There is also a smaller function room which can cater for up to 40 guests on the Main Deck.

Food on offer
From hot and cold buffets to exquisite finger food menus including Dim Sum, we can provide tailor made menus to suit any taste and budget.

Venue Hire
We do not charge a hire fee but prefer to operate on a Minimum Guaranteed Spend which is dependent upon the date required and starts from £2,000 on a Tuesday. Please contact our Banqueting Department for a quote.

Suitable for all types of events

  • Corporate Hospitality
  • Product launches
  • Weddings – specialising in “East meets West” – Traditional Chinese Banquets with Buffet and dancing to follow, enables the budget to go a lot further.
  • Themed events
  • AGMs
  • Quiz nights
  • Racing nights/Casino nights
  • Company bonding fun – dragon boat racing
  • Floating fireworks

Entertainment to complement your function

  • Lion dance
  • Calligraphy
  • Fun Psychics: Fortune telling, face reading, I Ching, astrology & much more
  • Chinese dancers
  • Tea tasting parties

Take the stress out of organising your event and let us make your function a truly memorable occasion. Please contact our Banqueting Department for a quote.

Download our Booking Form 2017 (pdf)


Floor Plan (click to enlarge)
Floor Plan