Fancy a little trip down memory lane? The Schoolhouse is a nostalgic reminder of the best parts of your days at school, serving up delicious food and cocktails whipped up straight from the science lab, there's even a popular boozy brunch event every month to keep you coming back.
Bars in Battersea
For those who only know Battersea as home to the power station on Pink Floyd’s album cover, you’ll be happy to know this South London borough has more exciting things to offer than inflatable flying pigs. Stretching along the river all the way over to Clapham, this vibrant area promises top-notch nightlife, from quirky party palaces with live entertainment to sultry neighbourhood cocktail joints, here are the best bars in Battersea.
If there's one thing that Vagabond know's how to do, it's bring you a cracking menu of seasonal plates and impressive wines. This Battersea outpost is no exception, so head south of the river for wine making experiences, over 100 wines by the glass and plenty more.
Easily one of Battersea's best bars, Powder Keg Diplomacy is a go-to for good ol' fashioned fun in South London. Settle back in their quirky surroundings, like the map-covered room or stunning conservatory space, and dive into their menu of luscious libations served in teapots.
This kitsch and quirky spot was the first Breakfast Club to make it south of the river and it's just as impressive as ever. Whether you're after a fun group meal, low-key weekend brunch or after-work drinks, this is the perfect Battersea bar to dive into.
One of the most impressive and secret bars in Battersea, The King Of Ladies Man is a hidden gem. Not only retro, sultry, sophisticated and luxe to boot, their roster of classic cocktails and cool interpretations are to be tried no matter the weather thanks to a high-skilled selection of staff.
Located within walking distance of both Clapham Junction and Clapham Common, Northcote Records is a fun-time party bar in Battersea that really gets going at the weekends. Expect raucous house party vibes and live music six nights a week with cocktails and pizza to keep you fuelled.
One of the best bars in Battersea, SW11 is decked out with industrial-chic style, boozy cocktails and a banging happy hour. Head on over to the South London on a weekday and you'll be met with chilled-out vibes, with a slightly more party-hearty affair when the weekend rolls around.
Chokhi Dhani is a vibrant restaurant bar in Battersea, boasting stunning interior design, handcrafted cocktails and Indian cuisine that's fit for royalty. If you're someone who likes the finer things in life, this uniquely indulgent venture is sure to sweep you off your feet.
For those in need of a Battersea bar with plenty of fun-loving spirit, Be At One is well known for its fun time party attitude. In the classic and cool surroundings of the bar, you'll be swept away by some of the best happy hours and classic cocktails in the business.
A charming Battersea pub with heaps of character, The Northcote is an essential escape for after work drinking, Sunday roast feasting and group hangouts. Settle into their cosy seating or check out the beer garden before making your way through their menu of British classics.
A pub that more than deserves its name on this Battersea bar roster, The Lighthouse is a charming British boozer with gastro and craft on its side. Head on down for humble evenings spent gassing away, chowing down on seasonal fare and indulging in the beer list.
One of Battersea's hottest spots, Cinnamon Kitchen is a gorgeous restaurant in the heart of the Power Station. Serving up a slick menu of authentic Indian eats, the venue offers mouthwatering plates of food, alongside vibrant cocktails and one of South London's best brunches.
Set against the backdrop of the iconic Battersea Power Station, No 29 is a sleek neighbourhood bar promising delicious all-day dining with seasonal dishes and fresh flavours dominating the menu. Additionally, the bar boasts a number of smart cocktails for after-work sipping.
Based on Battersea Park Road, Lost & Co is a fun cocktail bar and kitchen with a great cocktail and food menu. Catering for whatever mood you find yourself in, the venue serves Australian coffee in the morning, before kicking things up a notch with its cocktails, craft beers and comfort food.
Humble Grape is a charming little hangout in Battersea that boasts an extraordinary selection of organic wines. Head down into this split-level wine bar and you'll be greeted by charismatic spot that dons cork-laced walls, rugged wooden tables and gorgeous wine cases.
Based in a time travellers workshop and home, Adventure Bar is a Battersea fave for its friendly vibe and top cocktail collection. If you're in need of a good time with an unpretentious atmosphere and delicious concoctions at happy hour prices, this is the place for you.
Every sub-section of London needs a tiki bar, and this South suburb is no exception. One of the most unique bars in Battersea, Sugar Cane is a wonderland of unusual concoctions set alongside fun-filled, South Pacific inspired interiors for that alternative night out.
One of Battersea's top bars, this watering hole on, yep, Archer Street, boasts delicious pizzas and expertly made cocktails alongside regular live music and performances. Complete with cosy sofas and banquet seating, this place will make you feel like you're chilling in someone's living room.