Bars in Paddington
From champagne bars, to historic pubs to underground cocktail bars, Paddington has a rich and varied selection of venues for you to choose from, even though it may not be one of the most talked about areas in town. Check out our recommendations for some of the best bars in Paddington and get to know this intimate, and almost untouched drinking haven.
Skylark Roof Garden promises to be an essential venture this summer for its incredible views of the city. Proudly placed on the banks of Little Venice, the rooftop bar serves a menu of frozen cocktails and handpicked wines to enjoy in the sun.
Explore over 120 wines by the glass at Paddington's bustling wine bar, Vagabond. With new arrivals every week and an ever-rotating selection of expertly-picked bottles, it's an essential destination for any of London' wine-lovers seeking after-work refreshment.
When it comes to looking for the best bar in Paddington, we think you may have just stumbled across it. Not only casual and cool thanks to a smattering of indie art and industrial interiors, Heist Bank boast wood-fired pizzas alongside a roster of craft beers and wine.
From the outdoor terrace to the slick interiors, Smith's Bar & Grill is a smart, canal-side spot. Stop by for an after-work drink and stay for their long list of hearty classics.
A triple bill of friendly service, darn good drinks and gourmet burgers awaits at this warm neighbourhood hangout. Stop by if you fancy nothing more than a Paddy & Scott's coffee, or come back later to sample a heady selection of craft beers, cask ales and fine wines. Burger Craft have won awards left and right, and they're busy making hand-crafted patties for lunch and dinner.
Situated close to Edgware Road and Paddington stations, this west London outpost of the much-loved BrewDog is all about top notch beers and brunch just by the waterside. You'll find meaty, vegan and veggie dishes, as well as, ice cold craft beers.
Found in Paddington Basin, Lockhouse isn't just a sight-to-see thanks to their charming terrace and industrial interiors, their craft beer selection is a must, set alongside some of the very best in award-winning burgers.