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 9th November 2017
Full of art deco pieces and next to the restaurant, Long Bar Sanderson is a swish choice when it comes to anniversary bars in London. When you're done working your way through the amazing list, there's a hotel upstairs to take anniversary celebrations up a notch.
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.
This 1920s swinging joint is bringing a taste of New Orleans to the Old Street area. Find the discerning door and head down to an intimate space of swing music, incredible concoctions and quirky touches.
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.
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.
Angel is a destination that harbours many London secrets; did you also know it harbours some of the city's most romantic spots? Join Little Bat for anniversary cocktails to remember as you enjoy conversation over candlelight and drinks aplenty.
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.
Warm, welcoming and personal, Camino is a perfect space to mark a big date in the diary. Heralded for its Spanish tapas and beloved European wines, this anniversary bar in London will make that upcoming moment all the more special.
Heralded for its affiliation with one of the best cocktail bars in the city, Oriole is a must for any romantic anniversary drinks in London. Known for their unique concoctions and live Jazz nights, head on down for amorous moments during one of the biggest dates of the year.
Just a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace and with enough charm to lure in Queen Liv for a swift half, The Cavalry Bar is located within the beautiful The Rubens at the Palace Hotel - and it makes for the perfect London anniversary destination. Think crisp champagne, bespoke cocktails and refined interiors at this Central London gem.
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.
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.
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.
Looking for a romantic cocktail bar for an anniversary in London? You've come to the right place. Twinkling with lights and dazzling with their drinks selection, this amorous spot is perfect for those that want to cosy up together and celebrate all the years gone by.
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.
Few can boast a more romantic, atmospheric setting than Broadway House. This is a chic private members club found in a prized West London location. Enjoy an intimate meal of seasonal British fare at Brasa downstairs, before working your way onto a few cocktails or a bottle of wine in the members lounge. With not one but two roof terraces, this is the ideal space to celebrate come the warmer months.
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.
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.
Make even more lovely moments for yourself in the heart of Mayfair this anniversary. Heralded for their ability to make some of the best cocktails in the city, Purl is a destination for vintage interiors, 1920s inspired flair and a world of cocktail charm.
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.
Located in Greenwich, Craft is a stunning restaurant and bar that looks over the O2. Head upstairs to their dreamy bar, which incorporates purples, swirling patterns and floor-to-ceiling windows for an unforgettable anniversary experience in London.
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.
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.