Best Bars To Celebrate An Anniversary
Do you have a special anniversary coming up? In need of a bit of inspiration for places to spend the evening or have no idea where to go whatsoever? Well worry not because your moment of divine inspiration is just around the corner, here's our list of the best bars in London to celebrate an anniversary. Sit back and scroll through the list of bars in London to celebrate an anniversary as the stress and pressure of planning a special evening is lifted off your shoulders.
Last updated on 10th November 2016
Looking to treat your no.1 with a special bar for your anniversary in London this year? This hidden gem at the Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel promises beautiful contemporary interiors, tasty sharing platters and charcuterie eats, plus over 70 different types of bubbly. If you want to impress; this is the one for you.
Champagne lovers! Voltaire is the place to go to impress your partner. Located inside a grade II listed building near Blackfriars, Voltaire is chic, modern and comfortable. If you are looking for a slightly more intimate experience then don't worry as Voltaire have private vaults for couples which come with their own iPod dock. If Champagne isn't your favourite drink, you can always try one of their imaginative cocktails.
When that special time of year comes around and you realise you've lasted another year, it's time to whip the glad-rags out and celebrate your unity. We're talking anniversary's of course and if you're looking for somewhere with a little splash of luxury, elegant design and sumptuous décor then Eaton Square in the cocktail parlour for you and your bae. Tailored tipples and gorgeous Mediterranean foods await.
Warm, welcoming and personal; Camino is a perfect space to mark a big date in the diary. It’s a vibrant tapas hangout known for its steaks and award-winning Riojas.
Marco Pierre White turns his attention towards the Wheeler's Oyster Bar and Grill, taking over the menu and filling it with his range of honest, classic and natural recipes. Sitting within the elegant walls of the Threadneedles Hotel, the restaurant only deals in opulent experiences and offers a wonderful way to celebrate an anniversary with that someone special. Showcasing the finest British produce available, the exquisite flavours continue on the drinks menu, which is composed of a range of fine wines and signature cocktails.
Looking to knock the socks off your loved one with a once-in-a-lifetime experience? Cocktails at the top of the Gherkin should do it. Usually an ultra-exclusive haunt reserved for the enjoyment of private members only, we’ve secured special access to this iconic bar as a little gift to our lovely users. Head 180 metres into the sky and toast your anniversary with a glass of bubbly or two while you admire those unparalleled, 360-degree views.
The Jones Family Project in the heart of Shoreditch offers everyone who walks into their bar and restaurant a great evening, in part due to their stunning drinks and food. With an extensive cocktail list and a wide range of high quality food on offer, The Jones Family Project is an effortlessly stylish bar and restaurant, making it a perfect venue to celebrate and enjoy your anniversary.
Elegant by nature and bursting full of the famous vibrant spirit that's come to define Spanish culture, Camino is South London's newest tapas and wine bar. Celebrate your anniversary with your closest family and friends at this Southwark joint. Serving mouth-watering food and irresistible smooth wine, their menu will leave you well-fed and wanting more. Completing the already enticing package, the venue's idyllic terraced area is ideal for any intimate celebration.
Anniversaries are special occasions...just so long as you don't forget them! As such, they deserve a fairly splendid setting. That's where The Cow comes in. Situated right next to the Olympic Park, decked out with stylish timber innards and offering an array of delightful classic dishes with a twist, it's pretty unbeatable. Getting your other half tipsy will be also be a doddle what with the fantastic craft beers, ales and wines on offer.
Charming, homely and really personal; The Elgin is Maida Vale’s home from home. They really come into their own when there’s cause for celebration, with a fine spread of locally produced food to enjoy in the company of a vast selection of both craft beers and wines.
With stunning views of the Thames, Millennium Bridge and Shakespeare's Globe, Northbank Restaurant combines New York inspired cocktails, country ales and a traditional British food menu. Northbank Restaurant is the ideal place to go for British food, or perhaps to try something different (like their mead cocktails). With fresh, well cooked food, a fully stocked bar and a stunning view, Northbank is a great spot to celebrate your anniversary.
Providing an element of mystery, Opium is located behind an unmarked green door in Chinatown. Spread across 3 floors, Opium merges traditional Asian cuisine with modern London vibes, and also serves an impressive selection of Asian inspired cocktails. Perfect for soaking up the alcohol, Opium serve a range of stunning dim-sum, and is a perfect bar for impressing your other half on your anniversary.
If you’re rooting out an intimate basement bar that hasn’t been discovered by the Covent Garden masses, you’re in luck. Located below Joe's Southern Kitchen, Cocktail Baby lends itself to a celebration with your partner with its cosy sofas and candlelit tables. A blend of disco, soulful and deep house tunes sets the tone, and a solid choice of signature cocktails, beers, ciders and spirits to raise a glass to your big day with.
The atmospheric space of an almost ancient masonic room promises one poignant engagement party that no one will forget. Having only been discovered in 1990 behind a fake wall, The Temple at the Andaz Hotel on Liverpool Street is an iconic city destination for beautiful, private occasions.
Celebrating an anniversary in London is an all-important affair, so why not making it swish too? Join Searcys St Pancras as their press for champagne for champagne buttons, oysters and renowned bottles of bubbly make for the perfect place to celebrate.
Setting the tone just right for anniversary celebrations; The Crown is just the right combination of casual and cute. There are several distinct areas available to hire; The Paper Room is lined with bookcases and lends a more eccentric feel whereas The Livestock Room is slightly more open and spacious. The stunning outside terrace is also perfect for balmy summer nights!
Archer Street Cocktail Lounge in Soho is a comfortable yet sophisticated bar. With cocktail names which are as perfectly crafted as the cocktails themselves, such as the Rhu - Barbra Striesand, Archer Street oozes style. Downstairs there is a dance floor which offers space for those ill advised dance moves towards the end of the night. If you're after a lively end to your anniversary then Archer Lounge is an ideal bar for you.
Pop open the bubbly cos you've made it, another year and another drink is what is needed. Head to Urban Coterie Sky Lounge, the exclusive member's lounge open to DesignMyNight users for a night of relaxed piano playing, excellent Champagne and some of the best views of London.