Happy Hour in London
Let’s face it; boozing in London is an epic experience but rarely does it come cheap. If you’re fed up of finding yourself shelling all your hard earned cash on eye-wateringly expensive rounds, we’ve got the perfect remedy. Check out our run down of the best Happy Hours in London and unearth the capital’s most wallet-friendly hotspots today.
One of Soho’s best kept secrets, a stylish venue that takes you back to the 1920s, you can now enjoy their amazing Happy Hour! Enjoy 50% off their listed cocktails and while away the hours at this seriously stylish London bar. The innovative cocktail menu is inspired by the characters of Kettner’s scandalous past! (Sunday to Thursday 8pm-close.)
Tuck away a few discounted drinks from this prime Canary Wharf spot. Happy Hour runs everyday from 5 to 8pm, during which time you can pick up a crisp pint for £4, a bottle of Sol for £3, a large glass of wine for £5.50 or one of their delicious cocktails for a flat fiver. Excellent prices in an excellent location.
Through a busy week, who doesn't need a little pick me up? Salvatore's Bar has you sorted with their Five O'Clocktails Treat every Monday - Thursday from 5pm till 7pm. Enjoy one of their world famous cocktails and they'll pay for your friend to enjoy one too! Look forward to a warm personal welcome and cocktails such as the infamous Spicy Fifty or electrifying Breakfast Martini, served in Salvatore’s hand-selected individual glassware.
A unique and quirky cocktail bar, Simmons Camden has one of London's largest range of fruit flavoured beers as well as an outrageously long (five hours, to be exact) happy hour from Sunday through to Friday. Simmons is great if you want to enjoy a few cocktails in an unique environment, serving two beautifully presented cocktails for £10, as well as a spirit and mixer for only £2.50.
Get yourself involved at Dirty Martini, where every hour is cocktail hour. Based at a variety of super stylish locations throughout the city, the guys here serve £2.95 bottled beers, half priced martinis and champagne with a tenner sliced off the mark up price during happy hour. Funky tunes ring out and a handsome crowd keep you company.
We’d heartily suggest checking out this Latina party den anyway, but their Amigo Hour deals make it impossible to overlook. Running throughout the week from 4-8pm (7pm on Fri and Sat), get your thirsty lips around £5 cocktails and £3 bottled beers, and enjoy a fiver off your bottle of wine.
A hot-to-trot Clapham destination where drinkers, diners and dancers converge under one roof, Gigalum also offers among the best happy hour deals in the area. Get yourself down on a weekdays to take full advantage of 2-4-1 cocktails until 8pm, or settle on a few of these meticulous mixed drinks at the weekend up until 5. Either way they're a sure-fired way to get a memorable night of Clapham partying underway.
Happy Hours at The Old School Yard cannot be overlooked. Between 5.30pm and 8pm, get your hands on £4.50 cocktails and two beers for £5 - the Old School Yard the perfect London Bridge Bar for after work drinks, catching up with mates or that quick wallet friendly drink before exploring some London nightlife.
Head to Salvador and Amanda near Leicester Square between 5-8pm, Monday-Thursday when the fiesta is by great happy hours. Choose from four bottles of beer, a bottle of wine or a litre of Sangria for just £10 whilst chowing down on some authentic tapas dishes at this lively basement tapas restaurant and bar.
A fantastic subterranean drinking den just a stones throw from Oxford Street, The Roxy is perfect for after work drinks in London. With New York inspiration forming the interior of this cool cocktail haven, it's no wonder it is so popular with the locals. Book yourself a table, enjoy the happy hour every night between 5pm and 8.30pm, and be grateful you discovered this beauty. Grab a cocktail pitcher for £8, or two beers for £5.
Floripa is a melting pot of Brazilian beach bar and London bloc party club thrown together to create one of the best party atmospheres in London. Something a little different for a night out in London, you can eat Brazilian street food, drink the ice cold caipirinhas and take in the vibrant decor, perfect for a party night in London. Come here for the top happy hour that includes beers for £2.50 and cocktails for £5 - every weekday from 5pm-7pm.
The hottest cocktail bar, club and dining experience in Covent Garden. If you don't do stuffy decor, badly made cocktails, rude staff or chart music then Foundation is the bar for you. They offer an eclectic decor, extensive cocktail list, a tasty food menu and great music. Enjoy a happy hour on everything with 50% off food and drink Mon-Fri 5pm-7.30pm.
Kanaloa gets tropical with their weekday Happy Hour between 5-8pm, giving you 50% off selected drinks. This popular Tiki bar is the perfect venue to let your hair down after work or have a fun time party night at the weekend. Split into different areas, you can chill out or show your moves on the dance floor whilst enjoying half price cocktails!
This one is perfect for stopping by after a hard days work. Pop in between 4 and 8pm on weekdays to take full advantage of the great deals on offer. A bottle of the venue's fantastic house wine is yours for just £12.50, with a bottle of Sagres or 1664 coming in at just £2.50 too!
The folks at Cadogan Arms realise that sometimes, you need a little boost on Wednesdays to help you get through to the weekend. This is why they offer 2-4-1 cocktails every Wednesday! Head over straight after work and you'll enjoy their range of innovative concoctions at discounted rates between 5 and 8pm.
Hurrah Hour goes even further than the usual happy one; get selected drinks discounted every day between 6 and 8pm and make those tasty tipples go even further. In elegant surrounds with stunning chandeliers and full frontal windows, indulge yourself with some luxury for less.
Stop by Monday to Friday between 5pm and 7pm to take advantage of Patch's spectacular Happy Hour specials. There's great deals to be had on cocktails, wines, prosecco, beers and platters - our favourites are a bottle of house wine for £10 and a bucket of 5 beers for £12.50. The real day to visit though is Wednesday, when these prices are on ALL NIGHT LONG!
Enjoy luxury without breaking the bank at Jamies Minories, a swanky bar in the City of London's thriving metropolis. With great deals such as 2-4-1 cocktails from 5pm every day and a bottle of house wine for just £14 from 5-8pm every weekday, this place is a hot spot for those after work drinks.
Head on down to this vintage venue tucked into the heart of Clapham and get your cocktails half price on a Tuesday, all night from 5pm. Save your pennies without sacrificing an inch of quality, as these drinks are mini adventures, containing anything and everything from Marmite to mustard.
Opal in Embankment is the perfect place to head to if you are looking for a few cheap drinks in Central London. With a Happy Hour from 5-8pm every day, you can sip on swanky cocktails at half price and still have enough left for a bite to eat. Sit back and enjoy some great, guilt free drinks, without having to forego the rent money!
The perfect place to unwind after a long day at work, stop by between 4 and 9pm on weekdays to take full advantage of the great deals on offer. Selected bottles of lager, glasses of wine and spirit and mixers are available for just £2.90. You can grab a bottle of wine for £10, or treat yourself to a bottle of Prosecco for £15. Any claims that you can't get a high quality yet affordable drink in Chelsea quickly go out of the window here!
Zebrano’s Happy Hour deals are among the best in Soho. Kicking off at 5pm and running deep into the evening (and all night on Monday and Tuesday), revellers can enjoy up to 50 per cent off on selected beers, wines, cocktails and spirits at this chic central London venue. When you consider that this means you can enjoy one of their masterful cocktails for just £4.25, it really would be rude not to.
Stop off at Be At One Wimpole Street and get your thirsty little paws on something quite delicious: they offer impressively long happy hours everyday of the week, protecting the pocket when you're relaxing with a quiet couple, and when welcoming in the good times over the weekend. Get on board and make the most of some of London's best happy hour deals.
Jamies is the perfect modern bar and restaurant to stop off after a long day and grab a drink. With a happy hour every day you can enjoy 2-4-1 cocktails between 5-7pm and not worry about burning a hole in your pocket. If you're heading down with a group of 10+ people then why not book an area which comes with a free sharing platter? In a prime location, serving up great food and drink what more could you want?
Lost & Found conjure up some of our favourite cocktails in the whole of south London. If 2-4-1 deals on these luscious drinks between 5 and 8pm wasn’t already enough, you can land yourself a free sharing cocktail if you book yourself a table for 8 people and over. Go, go go!
The Four Sisters is a real treat - serving up a selection of classic cocktails alongside innovate takes on the traditional and unique home-made infusions. The Happy Hour is nothing to be sniffed at either: between 4-7pm Monday to Saturday you can get your hands on two of these beauties for £10.
How does 50% off the lush libations at Steam and Rye sound? Pretty rootin' tootin' if we say so ourselves. With 1/2 price cocktails every Thursday night from 4-8pm, not only can you indulge in some of the best in the business, you can get yourselves on a galavant of one of the most unique looking bars in London, trinkets, taxidermy and all!
Just a stones throw away from Balham tube station you can find the stylish Exhibit. Ideal for after work drinks any day of the week this bar has so many happy hours you're guaranteed to leave smiling. 2-4-1 cocktails, £3.50 pints and £12 for a bottle of house wine, 5pm to 8pm everyday, it would be rude not to stop by!
A favourite haunt in Old Compton Street, Bar Soho has a generous 50% off the regular cost of cocktails, bottles of wine and champagne between 5-8pm every day, with bottles of beer, single spirits and mixers and a small glass of wine priced at £3.50 each. A venue perfect for sitting outside after-work, or enjoying the cosy intimate vibe inside in the booths, Bar Soho is definitely the destination for cheap drinks in a bustling, but sophisticated setting.
This stylish Carnaby haunt offers fantastic value for money. Their cocktails are expertly mixed with premium spirits and deliciously spiced ingredients and they’ll come to the counter at a heavily discounted rate during their daily happy hours. Enjoy up to 50% off selected drinks all day on Monday and Tuesday, from 5-10pm on Wednesday and Thursday, from 5-9pm on Friday and between 6-9pm on Saturday.
Hammering it down to Hackney for a drink? Then why not stock up on some truly affordable treats from one of the most dapper destinations over there? From 2-4-1 drinks deals to pocket friendly pints, those looking to spare a few pennies but enjoy the evening will more than have their way at Jackdaw.
A brilliant 2-4-1 happy hour that runs Monday to Friday between 4pm and 10pm, The Slug and Lettuce is the perfect place to stop off and grab a cheeky drink after work. If that isn't good enough then head down on Wednesday Wine-Down where all bottles of wine are £11.45 - ideal for a mid-week tipple. There is a wide selection of cocktails on offer and occasionally they have seasonal cocktails so make sure you keep an eye out as they are always very creative and tasty. The spacious venue is great for catching up with friends and a great place to unwind.
Pay a visit to one of our favourite Caribbean spots in town between 3.30 and 6.30 every day if 2-4-1 rum cocktails are your thing. It’ll come as no surprise that these beauties are top class, especially when matched with a plate of their rebel jerk chicken skewers or a Dub Shack burger.
Head to Nordic Bar to indulge in Scandinavian food and drink and week-round happy hours, including 50% off wine, beers and spirits until 9pm from Monday until Wednesday and BOGOF cocktails all night on Thursdays. If that isn't enough to entice you, there's also a ping pong table, with regular tournaments taking place for dab hands, all accompanied by DJs spinning the freshest new tunes around.
Barrio North is an Angel Bar with great happy hours and a fun filled party atmosphere in North London. Amigo Hour runs daily between 5pm-8pm, and the South American party vibe is the perfect choice or something a little different for birthdays and having a great time in London. Book your area or table online with us.
If these delicious Happy Hour drinks don't get you in the party mood then nothing will, but don't worry, THEY WILL. This lively cocktail bar serves up incredible cocktails and the daily changing themes keeps it spontaneous and fun. So go and hit the dance floor and let your weekly worries slide away, because the only worry you'll have here is how you're going to hold all of the drinks you've bought in a happy hour frenzy!
No one can refuse a daily happy hour offering discounted cocktails - and especially not ones as delicious as those made at Jewel in Piccadilly. If you’re not a cocktail fan, take advantage of their promotions and grab yourself a bottle of wine at 50% off, or a £3 bottle of beer. Enjoy have some R ‘n’ R in the beautiful blanca bar, after work or a hard day shopping in Central London and snap up discounted drinks between 4pm and 8pm.
Bar Rumba is a late night club close to London’s Leicester Square serving up a mix of delectable cocktails, big hits and good party vibes. The commercial music, RnB and pop is the engine of this wild and crazy club but the generous happy hours and drinks promotions do their bit to fuel the spirits.
Join this East London bar for their irresistible happy hour everyday, from 5pm - 8pm. Its always 50% off cocktails, selected bottles of wine and champagne to help you get the party started straight after work, or to start celebrating a special occasion early. What could be better than avoiding the dreaded rush home and paying only £3.50 for a beer, glass of wine or spirit and mixer in this beautiful and quirky open plan bar.
This Greek Street bar has a Stupid Hour Monday-Wednesday from 5-7:30pm when drinks are practically half price. Thirst bar is a great late night music and cocktail bar in Soho and is a perfect spot for happy hour in London.