Voltaire

Description

Housed in a grade II listed building on the site of the former Bridewell Palace, Voltaire is a swanky Square-Mile hotspot opposite Blackfriars station. Decorated with a cool and contemporary interior, and complete with spacious, private alcoves; Voltaire is a cocktail bar and cigar terrace that is a popular drinking spot amongst the City crowds. Enjoy a few drinks by the bar or hire one of the private vaults for a more intimate evening. Originally built to house a Bank's treasures, the vaults offer guests a private space, complete with comfy sofas, cool wall art and your very own iPod dock so you can be DJ for the night.

The cocktail bar offers a variety of Afternoon Tea options by day with inclusions such as cocktails and champagne, and as the evening approaches, enjoy expertly crafted cocktails and a formidable range of sparkling thirst-quenchers; from half bottles and nine litres, to vintage years alongside a range of mouth-watering gourmet bar bites. If this isn't enough for you then head outside and make use of the cigar terrace,  where Cuban cigars are on offer. Monthly cocktail masterclasses and quarterly cigar masterclasses book up fast.

Voltaire is a luxurious spot, perfect for just about any occasion. With a cool following and a VIP feel it is sure to give any event something a little extra. The alcoves are the perfect spot to kick off a big night out or catching up with friends after work. Book yours online now!

*Calls to the bar are charged at 13p per minute + network extras.

 

What's on

Quiz Nights
Every Monday, grab a team of brainiacs and get ready for those serious I GOT THIS moments: it's time for the best quiz night in Blackfriars.Find…

Monday 20th August 2018 and 3 other Mondays

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New Year's Eve
Bring in the New Year with a buzzing crowd and live music, whilst devouring stylish cocktails and delicious gourmet platters at Voltaire Cocktail…

Monday 31st and Tuesday 1st January 2019

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Offers/Promos

Offer Availability
20% OFF CIGARS ::
Stake out your place on our outdoor terrace every Wednesday – when we give you 20% off our extensive cigar menu
Wednesday 14:00 – 23:00
HAPPY HOUR ::
Monday - Saturday, 4pm - 6pm, Beer and house wine £4.00, and Prosecco £4.50
Monday 16:00 – 18:00
Tuesday 16:00 – 18:00
Wednesday 16:00 – 18:00
Thursday 16:00 – 18:00
Friday 16:00 – 18:00
Saturday 16:00 – 18:00
SUMMER COCKTAILS ::
Monday - Saturday, 6pm - 10pm :: Enjoy an Aperol Spritz, Espresso Martini or an Old Fashioned for just £6
Monday 18:00 – 22:00
Tuesday 18:00 – 22:00
Wednesday 18:00 – 22:00
Thursday 18:00 – 22:00
Friday 18:00 – 22:00
Saturday 18:00 – 22:00
QUIZ NIGHT ::
On Mondays, grab a team of brainiacs and find us in the Champagne Library section of the bar. £2 per person - maximum team size of 6 people. No booking required, simply pay on the day.
Monday 18:30 – 19:30

Info

  • Cocktail Making, Classes
  • City of London
  • Happily Affordable ££
  • London - Private Hire, London - Drinks and Finger Food
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets

Hours

Day Open Close Notes
Monday 16:00 1:00
Tuesday 16:00 1:00
Wednesday 16:00 1:00
Thursday 16:00 2:00
Friday 16:00 2:00
Saturday 16:00 2:00
Sunday 12:00 17:00

Location

Address

Voltaire, Voltaire Cocktail Bar 19 New Bridge Street EC4V 6DB

Area

City of London

Nearest Station

Blackfriars (Tube)

Voltaire Cocktail Bar 19 New Bridge Street EC4V 6DB


Getting there

Website Citymapper Google Maps Gett £15 off for first riders with code DMNGETT

Menus

  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Afternoon Tea and Burgers food.

  • A word from the chef:

    Indulge in a selection of finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam, pastries and cakes during the afternoon or you can order mouth-watering gourmet burgers in the evening.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Seated
Capacity
Standing
Cost Min spend
Midweek*
Min spend
Weekend*
Champagne Library Private Room 20 40 - £1,000 £750
Voltaire Cocktails & Champagne Bar Venue Hire 100 200 - £4,000 £3,000

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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