Bars That Won't Make You Feel Old In London

You've earnt your stripes on London's clubbing scene, done the whole Jagerbombs and pounding house music thing and are over 6am finishes, but just because we're a little older and wiser(ish) that doesn't mean we're not still up for a brilliant London night out. From sophisticated basement bars through to seductive rum joints, London is full of bars that won't make you feel old and are still heaps of fun. So dust off the dancing shoes, pull out the swanky outfit and read our recommendations for London bars for over 25 year olds.


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One of London's most renowned bars, Nightjar, is one of the best London bars that won't make you feel old. With incredible cocktails, live swing music and a seriously cool atmosphere, leave the kids to their ballpit bars and head over to this New Orleans inspired joint in Shoreditch.

Six Storeys on Soho

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Six Storeys is one for the adults, with its town-house feel, floors of fun and delicious cocktails menu, this is one London bar where you definitely won't feel old. This bar works on appointment only, giving it the feel of a sophisticated members club but without the stuffiness; start with dinner and work your way up to cocktails.

Starting life as a pop-up, The Dead Dolls House in Islington is perfect for a night out with friends or colleagues. The sophisticated London joint serves everything from hearty British plates through to wine and delicious tipples; they also stay open until 4am, playing a cracking soundtrack to dance the night away to.

68 and Boston

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For a mature and classy London night out, 68 & Boston are top of the pack. Located in lively Soho, the wine bar adds a touch of sophistication to London's bar scene without breaking the bank as most bottles are priced around £20. Add in decadent interiors, sumptuous furnishings and an Oriental theme and you have a brilliant bar to discover.

Long Bar Sanderson Hotel

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With heaps of history, shed-loads of modern art and one of the longest bars in London, Long Bar at Sanderson Hotel won't make you feel in the slightest bit old. The sophisticated spot has a chic vibe, perfect for date night or kicking things off in Central London.