St Patrick’s Day is often used as an excuse for a celebration so why not join the crowd with our list of truly Irish events and menus available in and nearby to Canary Wharf on March 17.

1. Parlour

There will be a special menu on the day, with themed cocktails, hot toddies and shots of baby Guinness. Drinks specials include the Jameson’s Pickle back which features a shot of Jameson’s with a Pickle back chaser (£4.50).

Food-wise get a pie, chips and a pint of Guinness for £10.

The Park Pavilion, theparlourbar.co.uk

Velvet Star cocktail from One Canada Square

2 The Gun

There will be Irish specialities on the menu and plenty of Guinness to go around.

Coldharbour, thegundocklands.com

3 The Narrow

Gordon Ramsay’s Limehouse restaurant will have a special Guinness cake available throughout the day for £7.

Narrow Street, Limehouse, gordonramsay.com

Did you know ten million pints of Guinness are sold every day?

4 One Canada Square

Choose from three special cocktails throughout St Patrick’s Week that all contain Jameson’s Irish whiskey – the Velvet Star, The Kilbeggan Derby or an Irish Gold, which is a sweeter tipple. All the cocktails are £9.50.

One Canada Square, onecanadasquarerestaurant.com

5 The Pearson Room

The Pearson Room is celebrating with 50% off Oyster Stout all day.

Canada Square, thepearsonroom.co.uk