Simmons is setting up shop in the heart of Oxford Street, armed with a shiny new bar, a whopping happy hour and a party atmosphere that'll make them fit right in. Head on over for pres, after-work drinks or stay all evening and get your groove on to the DJ.
Bars Near Oxford Street
One of London's major shopping thoroughfares, Oxford Street has one of the city's biggest footfalls. Meaning? It's got plenty of places for thirsty shoppers to grab a drink. If you're weighed down by shopping bags and hoping to lap up a cold drink and then some, check out our recommendations for some of the best bars near Oxford Circus.
Right by Oxford Circus, on Little Portland Street, you will find The Social; an award winning London institute open since 1999. Always providing great nights with live bands and DJs, you just can't go wrong if your looking for a fun, friendly and light-hearted place, providing an authentic laid back bar experience.
An affordable amalgam of bar and club, Loop Bar is another fantastic bar close to Oxford Circus. A sexy little number, this bar offers well-priced cocktails and good food as well as doubling as an unpretentious club after dark. With fantastic Happy Hours every week, you are sure to find that Loop is one of the best bars in the Oxford Circus vicinity.
Within a five minute saunter of Oxford Street is the Jerusalem Bar & Kitchen, an ideal place to stop in after a days shopping and take in some exquisite food and drink. The venue's atmosphere oozes a relaxing ambience, and there's a fantastic Beer Garden to kick back and chill out in when the sun is out. The friendly spirit of the staff matches the all round quality of everything on offer.
While in Fitzrovia, not only is Nordic Bar just a short stroll from the shopping strip, they're one of the most fun places to drink near Oxford Circus. A menagerie of happy hours and quirky interiors, head on down for fun yet affordable boozing in the city.
A beautiful hotel bar near Oxford Circus, at Long Bar you can admire the unique decor inside the light and spacious bar. Try the innovative cocktails for refreshing tastes and interesting flavours, and enjoy the delicious ultimate burger for an ultimate snack. The Sanderson Hotel is perfectly located off Oxford Street for afternoon drinks away from the crowd, or is perfect for a romantic date.
Nestled between Oxford Street and Bond street, Dirty Martini Hanover Square is rapidly becoming known as on of Oxford Circus' best bars. The glitz and glamour of Mayfair is effortlessly brought to life by the slick decor and cool interior. The layout is quirky and offers a unique drinking experience to any other bar near Oxford Circus.
The Be At One formula of crazy happy hours, delicious cocktails and enthusiastic staff has worked a treat across London - now, they expand into Oxford Circus to provide thirsty shoppers with a well deserved recharge. Ideal for a quick tipple after work, and low priced cocktails to usher in the party vibes over the weekend, Be At One Wimpole Street is a fail-safe choice.
Just a short walk from the Marylebone Road, this charming little Italian restaurant is serving up some of the finest plates of cicchetti, pasta and antipasti near Oxford Street. Head down for the chance to tuck into their delicious food, washed down with a glass of their excellent wine.
Pop over and you'll find a crowd sipping away at Vetel One vodka cocktails in a sleek setting filled with black booths, hanging microphone lights and its own recording studio. This is where you'll work your magic on the decks and belt out a few karaoke anthems, and with each guest provided with Skullcandy headphones, they're welcome to tune in as and when they choose!
The ultimate destination for classy cocktails near Oxford Circus. Everything in this cocktail bar impresses, from the red velvet staircase and marmour tables to the reflection of the clientele in their crystal cocktail glass. Expect a mixture of media types and fashion business executives with the odd actor and music industry workers.
A go-to destination for American eats in London, this iconic bar and restaurant's latest opening brings tasty food, great drinks and a huge amount of musical history to Park Lane. Just a short walk from Oxford Street and Marble Arch, it's the perfect place to refuel after a long day shopping, or pre-theatre.