City Bars in London

From swanky city wine bars to stunning elegant city rooftops, these City bars happen to be among the best in the capital. A brimming hubbub of masterful mixology, hidden speakeasies and stunning restaurant bars, there's plenty of options for client meetings, after work drinking sessions or the occasional date night. When it comes to finding the best bars in the City of London, we highly doubt you'll be disappointed. 

Last updated on 1st June 2021

Located in the iconic Barbican building, Osteria is an Italian eatery and bar serving rustic delights of Italy in a swanky and sophisticated setting. Head here to try one of their refreshing negronis, martinis or bellinis, as well as admiring their extensive handpicked wine collection.

The Minories

256 user reviews 4

Head into The City where this unique pub if offering one of the best places to drink in the area. Alongside an excellent offering of craft pints and fine wines, you'll find a slap-up menu of pub grub and a large heated beer garden.

The Leaf and Cane

10 user reviews 4

Ditch your usual watering hole and venture to parts unknown, where The Leaf and Cane is serving up a sumptuous selection of tasty plates and gorgeous cocktails in the heart of the City. With an emphasis on rum and cigars, this is your ultimate after-work drinks destination.

The Globe Moorgate

3 user reviews 5

This gorgeous historic boozer is a great place for an after-work drink or a pub lunch while exploring the city. It's history can be seen around the space, with large wooden beams, vintage decor and a bar named after John Keats who was born in a stable where the pub now stands. 


253 user reviews 4

The Hydrant is a favourite for beer drinking, cocktail sipping and freshly made foods. Satisfying a traditional pubbing physique, this boozer mashes together contemporary design with English character so you can pull up a stool, have a pint passed to your hand and be in total comfort. 

The Listing

548 user reviews 4

The Listing is ne of the best bars in the City of London, found moments away from Monument station. Head to the botanical beauty for after work drinks, client meetings or date nights where European-inspired fare can be enjoyed indoors or on the outdoor terrace space.