Cocktail Lounges in London

Cocktail lounges in London are all about three things: class, intimacy and relaxation. We've put together a list of the swankiest lounge bars in London, with premium service and some of the coolest cocktail blends imaginable. Each with its own unique charm, chances are you'll find something to suit any occasion - take a look! 

Last updated on 1st November 2019

Archer Street Soho

305 user reviews 4

This is a cocktail lounge in Soho that offers a gentle sophistication with an air of exclusivity. Although more expensive than your average cocktail bar in London, this is one of the classiest and most stylish lounge bars in London, serving up a selection of expertly crafted cocktails to suit all tastes. Book a space for you and your friends now.

68 and Boston

884 user reviews 4

Aperitivo Hour and 8 other offers

Situated right at the core of Soho's theatreland, 68 & Boston features a secretive, low-lit cocktail bar on its upper level. Co-owned by three key industry players in Eric Yu, Luca Cordiglieri and Martin Malley, head to this well-kept secret and choose between a mix of classic serves and original creations, each starting from £10.


24 user reviews 5

Toastie Thursdays and 1 other offer

Not only is Homeboy bringing you smooth serves of Guinness, craic-ing whiskey and an eclectic cocktail menu, but it's even got the laid-back vibes and hip-hop soundtrack to boot. Plus, with dishes like poutine and stew on the menu, you won't need to look far when you're hungry.

Crazy Bear Fitzrovia

4 user reviews 4

50% off Champagne every Wednesday

One of our recommended lounge bars in London on account of its particularly opulent choice of decor. With a standout red velvet staircase, marmour tables and crystal cocktail glasses to dazzle guests with their own reflection, this is a cocktail lounge in London that often hosts A-list celebs, musicians and savvy media types. Guests are also able to cosy up in a red leather booth, should they require a little extra privacy. Book your space now. 


23 user reviews 4

Anise is a popular cocktail lounge in London - enviably located in the square mile, this is a great spot to relax after work or catch up with friends over a flawlessly built cocktail. Blending the heritage of the East India Company with cool cocktails and food from neighbouring restaurant Cinnamon Kitchen, this is a cool lounge bar in London, offering intimate, candlelit booths should you require it. Book now. 


2 user reviews 4

A particularly elegant cocktail lounge in London. With a stylish interior inspired by the look and feel of the Middle East, this is a lounge bar in London with a cool, chilled out vibe and an equally as impressive list of unique cocktails, all with their own twist on the expected. This is one of our favourite cocktail lounges in London, so book now. 

The Tale Bar

8 user reviews 5

Offering 'bunny service' and a number of cool variations on the traditional cocktail bar, Salvatore at Playboy is a cocktail lounge in London that gives a drinking experience like no other. Guests can have their drinks mixed on their table top with Salvatore's mobile bar, offering a new take on table service. What's more is the option to try one of their vintage cocktails, made using only 18th century spirits - but they'll cost you. This is lounge bar in London that offers service like no other, so book now.