Best Bars in East London

From Dalston and Shoreditch to Spitalfields and Hoxton, this area houses some of the coolest nightlife joints and trendiest watering holes in the capital. Whether you're looking for a romantic date night spot, a couple of laidback drinks with mates or something a little different, you'll find them in our guide to the best bars in East London.

Last updated on 8th April 2021




Brick Lane Tap Room

5 user reviews 5

A fun pop-up bar in East London, Brick Lane Tap Room is one of the best places to find yourself this summer. Rock up to their Spitalfields haunt and you'll find craft pints aplenty and a menu of delicious New York-inspired eats.

The Minories

185 user reviews 4

One of the best bars in East London, this unique offering in the heart of The City promises is a slap-up selection of craft beers and fine wines, alongside tasty pub grub and a large, heated beer garden.

As well as being famed for its live music programme that stretches back three decades, this Dalston boozer also pours up delicious cocktails, local craft beer and global wines. The Victoria's kitchen hosts pop-up chefs so there's always something fresh and exciting to keep hunger at bay.

A hands-on immersive cocktail experience, Hackney Funhouse's ABQ event will see you creating some of the finest molecular concoctions around. Suit up in your hazmat and take to your own RV where you'll be cooking up seriously spectacular creations.